Henderson police have installed bright yellow prescription pill drop-off boxes at five departmental locations to give people a no-questions-asked way to dispose of drugs.
The Southern Nevada Water Authority’s plans to pump water from remote valleys along the Nevada-Utah line to quench Las Vegas’ thirst drew strong opposition at a recent hearing.
The head of the Southern Nevada Water Authority says without groundwater from rural counties, Las Vegas could face future water shortages.
The Southern Nevada Water Authority will make its case for a plan to build a pipeline that would bring groundwater from rural counties to the Las Vegas Valley.
A Clark County official says Las Vegas-area residents have eight more places to get cool this week while the region copes with an excessive heat watch and predictions of record high temperatures.
An excessive heat warning has been issued for today through Saturday in the Las Vegas Valley and much of the Mojave Desert.
The estimated costs of a water pipeline to serve Las Vegas could exceed $15 billion under a worst-case scenario for project funding.
Nevada health officials are urging residents to protect themselves from bug bites after mosquitoes in two ponds in Clark County and another in Lyon County tested positive for West Nile Virus.
The Aria Resort on the Strip is warnings guests who stayed during a two week window that they may have been exposed to high levels of the bacteria that causes Legionnaires’ disease.
More wet weather is prompting another flash flood warning for the valley.