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Man sent to hospital after apartment fire
Sunday, April 5, 2015
A man was transported to the hospital this morning after an apartment fire.
Firefighters put out blaze at motel off Strip
Friday, April 3, 2015
A fire broke out at a Motel 6 near Interstate 15 and Tropicana Avenue this morning, county fire officials said. Crews responded about 7:15 a.m. to ...
House fire in Henderson does $67,000 damage
House fire in Henderson does $67,000 damage
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
One person and a pet were displaced after an accidental house fire that caused an estimated $67,000 damage this morning, according to the Henderson Fire Department. Firefighters responded ...
Fire does $67,000 damage to house in Henderson
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
One person and a pet were displaced after an accidental house fire this morning caused an estimated $67,000 damage, according to the Henderson Fire Department. Firefighters responded about ...
Fire in vacant apartment building causes about $100,000 in damage
Fire in vacant apartment building causes about $100,000 in damage
Saturday, March 21, 2015
At 8:22 a.m., crews received reports of a building on fire at 2401 Sunrise Ave., near Stewart and Eastern avenues, officials said.
Sprinkler douses overnight fire at downtown Las Vegas bar
Sprinkler douses overnight fire at downtown Las Vegas bar
Thursday, March 19, 2015
An automatic sprinkler helped prevent an overnight fire from spreading at a downtown bar, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials said. Fire dispatchers were notified ...
Fire does $100,000 in damage at vacant Henderson house
Monday, March 16, 2015
Firefighters arrived at a house in Henderson on March 16 at about 12:15 a.m. where heavy smoke was coming from the rear of the home and extending to the neighbor's backyard.
Substance that caused scare at high school not hazardous
Substance that caused scare at high school not hazardous
Monday, March 16, 2015
Firefighters were called to Rancho High School in North Las Vegas today after a teacher reported five students ...
Apartment building fire forces 14 people from homes
Friday, March 13, 2015
A kitchen fire tonight at an apartment near Eastern Avenue and Bonanza Road displaced 14 people and caused an estimated ...
Swarms of bees reported in Las Vegas
Swarms of bees reported in Las Vegas
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Swarms of bees were reported in Las Vegas over the weekend, and Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials are offering tips about how to handle ...
Photo: In this Aug. 24, 2010, file photo, a horse grazes
New firefighting plan aims to protect Western habitat
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has released the initial plan for a new wildfire-fighting strategy to protect a wide swath of intermountain West sagebrush country that supports cattle ranching and is home to a struggling bird species. The 27-page report released Tuesday calls for ...
No injuries in fire at Laughlin apartment building
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
The Clark County and Bullhead City, Ariz., fire departments put out a blaze at a Laughlin apartment building this afternoon, officials said. Nobody was ...
Fire near downtown forces 30 residents from apartments
Fire near downtown forces 30 residents from apartments
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
A fire at an apartment complex near downtown Las Vegas forced 23 residents from their homes and caused about $50,000 damage, according Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials. No injuries were reported in the ...
Photo: Kirk Bills appears in Clark County District Court
Man gets 4 to 10 years in prison in puppy shop fire
Monday, March 2, 2015
Apologies didn't sway a Nevada judge who sentenced a man on Monday to four to 10 years in prison for setting fire to a pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued after sprinklers doused flames. Kirk Bills turned to family members and animal rights advocates in the courtroom and said he wished he could take back what he had done. But Clark County District Court Judge David Barker said ...
Elementary school evacuated after smoke detector activated
Monday, March 2, 2015
Paul East Culley Elementary School was evacuated this morning after an odor coming form a dryer set off a smoke alarm, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials said. Nobody was injured, and ...

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