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Flurries, Scant Snow In Vegas For New Year’s Eve

LAS VEGAS  (AP) — Las Vegas visitors hoping for a winter wonderland on New Year’s Eve are getting plenty of cold but not much of the white stuff. The National Weather Service reported snow showers and flurries […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/31/2014

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Las Vegas Breaks A Record

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Las Vegas tourism officials say 40 million people have visited the destination in 2014, breaking an all-time record for the gambling and entertainment hub.


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Visitors To Set Record

(Las Vegas, NV) —  A record number of people are expected to visit Las Vegas this year. The Convention and Visitors Authority expects 40-million people by year’s end. LVCVA numbers indicate 12-percent of the visitors […]


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Las Vegas Visitor Count Dips Slightly In June

Tourism authorities say the number of visitors to Las Vegas dipped slightly this June compared with last year.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–08/03/2013

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Las Vegas Visitor Count Up

Las Vegas saw more visitors this June compared with the same month last year, although gambling was down about 8 percent in Clark County.


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Visitor Volume Increases

Las Vegas saw an increase of visitors. The increase was 4.8 percent over April 2010. According to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, there has been an increase of 5 percent in visitor volume […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/09/2011


Visitors Stay Longer, Spend More

Some encouraging news from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.


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Economist Shares Economic Insight

An independent economist told state lawmakers the hard truth about Nevada’s economy — its ability to rely on the hospitality industry to fund government and services is over.



Casinos Hoping For Busy Spring Break

Spring break may just be the economic tonic Las Vegas resorts are hoping for.  The “Review-Journal” says several hotels are luring students to fill rooms and pools before the summer vacation season begins.  The Palms […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/09/2011

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Vegas Visitor Volume Up In 2010

More people visited Las Vegas in 2010. In December, nearly two-point-nine-million people visited Las Vegas, making it the tenth straight month visitor volume rose.

CBS Las Vegas–02/09/2011