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Summer Food Service Program at Cambridge Recreation Center. (photo: T. South/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Summer Program Feeds Hungry Kids

Officials from the U.S. Department of Agriculture are visiting Las Vegas today to encourage participation in the Summer Food Service Program.

07/28/2014

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Mislabeled Pork Products Recalled Here

Federal authorities ordered a Las Vegas food distributor to recall almost 15,000 pounds of misbranded raw pork nugget product shipped since January to southern Nevada hotels, restaurants and other eateries.

06/26/2014

Pigs stand inside their pen at a farm. (credit:  Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)

Feds Order Recall Of Las Vegas-Area Pork Product

Federal authorities ordered a Las Vegas food distributor to recall almost 15,000 pounds of misbranded raw pork nugget product shipped since January to southern Nevada hotels, restaurants and other eateries.

06/26/2014

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Salmonella Outbreak Linked To California Chicken

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is issuing a public health alert for raw chicken packaged at three Foster Farms facilities in California after 278 people have fallen ill.

10/08/2013

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Boulder City Hospital Receives $14 Million Grant

Nevada Senator Harry Reid today announced a grant for $13,877,228 for the Boulder City Hospital.

01/18/2013

New twenty dollar bills at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, DC(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

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Poker Pro Goes All In With Chimps

A poker pro who funded the care of two chimpanzees that escaped and rampaged through a Las Vegas neighborhood this week says wild animals don’t belong in captivity.

07/13/2012