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December 7, 2016

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Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in Henderson crash
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 (12:59 p.m.)
A motorcyclist killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon has been identified as Stephen Metaxas, 25, of Henderson, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Metaxas was thrown from his motorcycle about ...
Reputed mobster from Henderson pleads guilty in plot to kill crime rival
A Nevada man who authorities say is a member of the New Jersey crime family believed to be the model for HBO's "The Sopranos" has admitted plotting the death of ...
Motorcyclist, 25, killed in crash in Henderson
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
A motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a car in Henderson this afternoon, according to police. The crash happened about 12:50 p.m. at Sun City Anthem Drive and ...
Women accused in Victoria's Secret theft ring arrested by Henderson Police
Friday, December 2, 2016
Three women accused of stealing about $10,000 in merchandise at area Victoria’s Secret stores have been caught ...
Fire caused by wood-burning stove causes $245,000 in damage, displaces 2
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Two people were displaced after a fire started in the chimney of a wood-burning stove in their two-story home Saturday night ...
Chimney fire causes $10,000 damage to Henderson house
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
A chimney fire caused an estimated $10,000 in damage and displaced a woman from her house Monday night, according to the Henderson Fire Department. The fire was reported about 8:15 p.m. in the 1800 block of Fairfield Terrace, near ...
Police seek help to find missing man
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Authorities are seeking the public's help in finding an elderly man in the early stages of dementia who went missing Saturday, Henderson Police said.
Child sex sting nets Henderson man in Arkansas
Friday, November 18, 2016
A 50-year-old Henderson, Nev., man who traveled to Fort Smith in January to have sex with a minor was sentenced to 30 years in prison in a case brought to ...
Abigail Benton, 9, talks with Santa Claus in the Holiday Cactus Garden at Ethel M Chocolates in Henderson Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. The three-acre garden boasts more than a million LED lights, officials said.
'Best time of year': Ethel M garden aglow for the holidays
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
It’s not the holidays in Henderson until the Ethel M lights come on. On Tuesday, Las Vegas radio personality Mercedes Martinez pulled the handle to illuminate over 1 million holiday lights wrapped around hundreds of cacti covering more than three acres at ...
A view of a Chick-fil-A restaurant under construction at 9925 S. Eastern Avenue in Henderson Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016.
Valley Chick-fil-A restaurants opening early next year
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Chicken aficionados eagerly awaiting the opening of the valley’s first Chick-fil-A restaurants will have to wait a little longer before they down their first sandwiches, nuggets and waffle fries. Even though ...
Overnight fire at Henderson townhouse causes $40,000 damage
Monday, October 31, 2016
An overnight fire caused about $40,000 in damage and displaced two people from a Henderson townhouse, according to the city fire department. The Henderson Fire Department responded about ...
Trash fire burning near Lake Las Vegas in Henderson
Friday, October 28, 2016
Firefighters responded to a trash fire in a ravine near Lake Las Vegas this evening, according to the Henderson Fire Department. Crews were called out about 5:30 p.m., spokeswoman ...
Colonel Dennis Osborn points out details to the media about a recent shooting of Javier Munoz at the Nevada Highway Patrol Southern Command Headquarters  on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2016.
Video shows trooper shoot carjacking suspect
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
In less than an hour last week, a man carjacked a woman, led authorities on a chase from downtown Las Vegas to Henderson and was shot by a trooper as he carjacked a second person, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. Several people at a Henderson auto dealership gathered around Javier Munoz, 28, as he hopped in an SUV after throwing ...
Carjacking suspect shot by Highway Patrol dies at hospital
Thursday, October 20, 2016
A carjacking suspect shot and wounded by a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper Wednesday after a car chase has died, authorities said. The patrol was advised about 10 a.m. today that ...
Authorities investigate after the Nevada Highway Patrol says a carjacking suspect was shot at the Valley Automall in Henderson following a chase on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.
Highway Patrol shoots carjacking suspect after chase
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
A carjacking suspect was shot by the Nevada Highway Patrol this morning following a car chase that ended at the Valley Automall in Henderson, authorities said. The chase began about 7:25 a.m. on ...

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