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April Tourism Flat, Room Rates Up

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.


Governor Brian Sandoval (photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sandoval Names Tourism Members

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has announced new members to the state’s tourism and economic development boards.


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Tourism Up In August, Hotel Rates Up Too

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.



Reno Air Races Get New Title, Sponsor

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.



Democrats Question Firm For Tourism Study

Democrats have delayed a contract for promoting rural Nevada tourism.


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Panel Offers Suggestions For Strip

A group has recommended a number of ways to improve the Las Vegas Strip experience for tourists.

CBS Las Vegas–03/29/2012

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Visitor Volume Up In 2011

There’s more evidence Las Vegas is bouncing back.

CBS Las Vegas–02/10/2012


Tourism Up In Vegas

(Las Vegas, NV)  —  Las Vegas’ tourism numbers continue to rise.  The Convention and Visitors Authority says nearly three-and-a-half-million people came to Sin City in July, an increase of more than four percent from a […]

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/13/2011


Vegas Officials Estimate Tourism Up This Labor Day

Las Vegas tourism officials estimate this Labor Day weekend is bringing in almost
4 percent more visitors and nearly $7 million more than last year’s holiday.


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Las Vegas Wins Big Financially With NASCAR Weekend

The 2011 NASCAR Weekend once again proved to be a huge economic windfall for the Las Vegas economy. LVMS President Chris Powell joins KXNT’s Robert Rytina with the surprising details.