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Valley of Fire State Park

File photo of a police car.  (Credit: Comstock/Thinkstock)

Tour Guide Who Dies At Valley Of Fire Identified

A Las Vegas tour guide who died in an accident at Valley of Fire State Park northeast of Las Vegas has been identified.

03/08/2014

Amy Bessey, one of four accused in plot to kill her husband. Photo LVMPD

Woman Guilty In Murder-For-Hire Plot

Amy Bessey could get 91 year prison sentence

11/27/2013

File photo of part of a state park. (Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)

Top Summer Vacation Activities In Las Vegas

With such an abundance of natural beauty and convenient recreation center pools, there is always something ‘cool’ to do in the Las Vegas area.

07/12/2013

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Top Day Trips For Under $100 In The Las Vegas Area

Escape the doldrums of summer with a quick day trip out of town for less than $100.

06/29/2013

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Tribal Police Shoot, Kill Man

A Moapa Tribal Police Officer shot and killed a suspect at the Moapa Paiute Travel Plaza at the Valley of Fire State Park exit off of I-15 Sunday night.

12/17/2012

Hoover Dam is an immense concrete structure 30 miles southwest of Las Vegas on U.S. 93 built in the 1930s to control Colorado River run-off. (Credit: usbr.gov)

Best Day Trips For Families Around Las Vegas

Las Vegas is generally considered a playground for adults, but there are many attractions and activities in the surrounding areas that make perfect family-friendly day trips away from the city. The best of these family day trips can make a Las Vegas visit a memorable time for everyone.

01/24/2011