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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

First Lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are Hungry

In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.

09/26/2012

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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

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