Arizona reached a deal Friday with the Interior Department to pay for Grand Canyon National Park to completely reopen using state and local funds during the federal government shutdown.
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert wired money from state taxpayers that will reopen the state’s national parks 12 days after they were closed because of the government shutdown.
AZ Gov. Jan Brewer is calling on President Obama to reopen Grand Canyon National Park.
The 2,900 square foot digs overlook the Colorado.
Room rates are up, and so is convention business
Sin City tourism officials are banking on the new royal baby taking after his Las Vegas-loving uncle.
Tourism officials say they counted 3.34 million visitors to Las Vegas in April, up a slight 0.5 percent from the same month in 2012.
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has announced new members to the state’s tourism and economic development boards.
Visitation to Las Vegas rose slightly in August according to tourism officials. Total visitor volume was up 1.5 percent compared to the same month last year.
The Reno Air Races are getting a longer name in a nod to sponsors donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to keep the event alive.