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Growing demand at MountainView Hospital prompts $90 million expansion
Growing demand at MountainView Hospital prompts $90 million expansion
Monday, August 31, 2015
MountainView Hospital is embarking on a $90 million expansion that will unfold over the next 18 months and significantly increase the hospital’s patient capacity, officials announced today. The project ...
Coroner charts spike in summer heat-related deaths
Coroner charts spike in summer heat-related deaths
Monday, August 31, 2015
The death of a 4-year-old boy who police say had been left unattended in a stifling hot pickup truck on a 100-degree day illustrates one danger of intense summer temperatures in Las Vegas. Autopsies reveal another. Heat kills, and ...
Officer, deceased man identified in Saturday police shooting
Monday, August 31, 2015
Authorities have released the names of a Metro Police officer and a man he fatally shot Saturday morning after a foot chase in North Las Vegas. James Marcus Brown, 25, died Saturday from ...
Pedestrian seriously injured on Flamingo Road near Strip
Pedestrian seriously injured on Flamingo Road near Strip
Monday, August 31, 2015
Police say a 20-year-old Australian tourist was seriously injured when she climbed over a block wall and was struck by a vehicle on a busy roadway just off the Las Vegas Strip. Detective Richard Tusko said ...
Coroner IDs motorcyclist, 22, killed in crash with minivan
Thursday, August 20, 2015
A 22-year-old motorcyclist killed in a crash with a minivan Wednesday at U.S. 95 North and Jones Boulevard has been identified as Ulises Torres Jr., according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. His place of residence ...
Photo: Symphony Park, including the Cleveland Clinic Lou
City of Las Vegas seeking input on downtown master plan
Thursday, August 20, 2015
The future of downtown. It’s up to you. The City of Las Vegas is crowd-sourcing it. The city is currently producing a master plan that will guide development over ...
Coroner IDs man found dead near Stratosphere
Thursday, August 20, 2015
A man found dead across the street from the Stratosphere on Wednesday morning has been identified as 48-year-old James Donald Segrest, according to ...
First marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas area opening Monday
First marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas area opening Monday
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Fifteen years after medical marijuana was legalized in Nevada, Clark County’s first retail dispensary plans to open to the public Monday. Euphoria Wellness ...
Fire department ambulance involved in crash; 2 injured
Fire department ambulance involved in crash; 2 injured
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Two people, one of them a firefighter, suffered minor injuries in an accident involving a Las Vegas Fire & Rescue ambulance, fire department officials said. The ambulance collided ...
Photo: Helicopter drops water above Highway 101 on Cuesta
Air quality advisory extended because of smoke from wildfires
Thursday, August 20, 2015
An air quality advisory issued Wednesday because of smoke from wildfires in California’s southern Sierra Nevada has been extended ...
Photo: The exterior of Mandalay Bay on Thursday, June 6,
Mandalay Bay finishes first phase of convention expansion
Thursday, August 20, 2015
MGM Resorts says it finished the first phase of expansion at its Mandalay Bay convention center that added another 350,000 square-feet of space to the venue. The casino company said Wednesday that when ...
Police: Man suffers life-threatening injuries in apparent stabbing
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
A man was found with apparent stab wounds at a southeast valley apartment complex this afternoon, according to Metro Police. Officers were called about ...
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Labor unions are facing a tricky choice in the Democratic primaries
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The choice facing labor unions in the Democratic presidential race boils down to hearts or heads — Bernie Sanders, who embraces their forceful opposition to a big trade deal, or Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is a strong favorite for the nomination. Clinton has campaigned as a fighter for middle-class families and carries with her establishment support and ties to ...
Coroner IDs man shot at downtown Las Vegas apartment
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
A man shot to death at a downtown apartment early Monday morning has been identified as Hipolito Reyes-Perez, 31, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Reyes-Perez died of multiple gunshot wounds ...
Police: No foul play suspected in death of man found near Stratosphere
Police: No foul play suspected in death of man found near Stratosphere
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
A man’s body was found across the street from the Stratosphere this morning, but foul play is not suspected, according to Metro Police. Police responded ...

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