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Craig Peterson

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Craig's first job was at a small print shop in Bozeman, Mont. He liked the smell of ink so much that he went on to major in journalism at the University of Montana. Craig joined Greenspun Media Group in 2005 as an editor for the company's community newspapers, which gave him a great appreciation for the neighborhoods of Southern Nevada.

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Website loves our prostitution, hates our desert
Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011
Another day, another list willing to keep Nevadans humble. This time, it's Gawker picking on us. The site has ranked Nevada as the ninth worst state in the country.
Nation's craziest legislatures ranked, and Nevada gets a pass
Saturday, July 23, 2011
It’s not often that a negative list comes out that Nevadans would advocate being a part of, but an online news site has come up with something that might make political junkies feel left out.
House fire under investigation
Monday, Sept. 7, 2009
Firefighters were called to a home early this morning to investigate a fire that caused an estimated $5,000 in damage, investigators say.
Man hospitalized after two-car crash on Decatur
Sunday, Sept. 6, 2009
One man is in serious condition after turning his vehicle into the path of another.
Man in serious condition after accident
Sunday, Sept. 6, 2009
A man was admitted to University Medical Center with serious injuries after being struck by a car. Saturday night at approximately 12:11 a.m., witnesses saw John Simpson, 57, crossing Las Vegas Boulevard against the red light when he was struck by a Toyota Corolla.
Man dies after fight, parking lot stabbing
Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009
A man was taken into custody and booked into jail for murder after a deadly fight early this morning on East Sahara Avenue, Metro Police said.
Morning argument turns deadly in northwest valley
Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009
A 39-year-old man is dead following a late-night dispute that turned violent, a Metro Police spokesman said.
Overton man critical after truck rolls
Saturday, Aug. 8, 2009
An Overton man is in critical condition after his pickup truck left the road and he was ejected, according to a report from Metro.
Pedestrian in critical condition after vehicle collision
Saturday, Aug. 8, 2009
A man is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle near Woodlawn Cemetery. The man staggered into the roadway in front of a truck, then was transported to University Medical Center, where he was admitted with life-threatening injuries.
Motorcyclist dies in collision in west valley
Sunday, July 5, 2009
A 30-year-old Las Vegas motorcyclist is dead after a collision at 2:47 a.m. on Durango Drive near University Avenue.
Man recovering from shooting during home invasion
Saturday, April 18, 2009
A North Las Vegas man is out of the hospital after being shot in a home Saturday morning.
Police shoot armed man after he threatened roommate
Sunday, April 12, 2009
A 37-year-old man is in stable condition after being shot by a Metro Police officer during an altercation early Sunday morning. Just after 2 a.m., officers were called to the 4500 block of Swandale Avenue, where a man with two knives was threatening his roommate and threatening to kill himself, a police spokesman said.
Two critically injured near Logandale
Sunday, April 12, 2009
Two people were critically injured when their vehicle left the road near Logandale Saturday night, according to Metro Police.
Alleged DUI crash leaves power outage in Summerlin area
Saturday, April 11, 2009
A power outage occurred at 4:16 a.m. this morning at the intersection of Buffalo Drive and Ducharme Avenue, south of Summerlin Parkway, as the result of a single-vehicle accident.
Man shoots at parked cars in condo complex; no injuries
Sunday, March 15, 2009
Henderson Police arrested a man late Sunday morning after he allegedly fired a gun at two parked cars in the parking lot of a condo complex, a police spokesman said.
Crash knocks out power to about 1,000 homes
Saturday, March 14, 2009
A car collided with a power transformer and knocked out power to about 1,000 homes Saturday, a spokesman for NV Energy said.

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