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Henderson Police Chief LaTesha Watson, shown at the Henderson State of the City address on Jan. 10, 2018, has been placed on administrative leave.
Documents: Firm recommended removing Henderson police chief for policy violations
March 16, 2019
An independent firm this week recommended officials oust Henderson Police Department Chief LaTesha Watson for violating policies and because of her ...
Henderson Police Chief LaTesha Watson, shown at the Henderson State of the City address on Jan. 10, 2018, has been placed on administrative leave.
Henderson police chief Watson on dismissal: 'You don’t treat people this way'
March 15, 2019
Agree to step down amicably, forfeiting claims against the city of Henderson while not disparaging its reputation, or be terminated with cause. Those were the options ...
Residents listen to comments on proposed amendments to Las Vegas ordinances regarding short-term rental properties, during a meeting at Las Vegas City Hall in downtown Las Vegas, Monday, June 19, 2017.
Las Vegas votes to curb short-term rentals with new homeowner restrictions
Dec. 5, 2018
The new regulations could force all but about 2 percent of the 162 legally operating short-term rentals in the city's jurisdiction to shutter when their special-use permits expire ...
The proposed multiuse International Market Center would be built next to World Market Center, shown in this file photo, on a 60-acre site that already includes three interconnected showroom buildings, a parking garage and three temporary pavilion structures.
Planned expo center would exceed 175-foot height limit
July 28, 2018
International Market Center is applying for a special use permit to allow its proposed expo center to exceed the 175-foot height limit on structures built within a ...
Henderson keeps up pressure on pot dispensaries to find banks
June 19, 2018
Marijuana is illegal under federal law, but officials in Henderson are still urging the city’s five dispensaries to find financial institutions to deposit their cash as soon as possible ...
Henderson Mayor Debra March's give her 2018 State of the City address at Green Valley Ranch Resort on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018.  YASMINA CHAVEZ
Henderson mayor reaches deal following ethics complaint
March 30, 2018
Henderson Mayor Debra March has reached an agreement with the Nevada Commission on Ethics following a complaint that she failed to disclose her ...
Holly, 7, and Kenny, 8, assist with feeding the goats at the J.R. Pony Farm in the northwest Las Vegas Valley, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018.
Northwest valley farm, a family favorite, fears closure if Las Vegas annexes property
March 1, 2018
As Las Vegas tallies annexation protest letters from more than 1,200 residents in unincorporated Clark County, the owners of JR Pony Farm worry they may have to close their doors. The annexation plan would require significant changes at the farm, from reducing ...
Residents line up on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at a Las Vegas City Council special meeting to oppose city annexation of 10 Clark County islands. The move would cost the county $3 million.
Opponents line city council aisles to condemn call for annexation
Feb. 13, 2018
In nearly four hours of public comment, residents said property taxes were a major concern. Property owners annexed into the city could pay about $150 more in taxes per ...
Here's what was searched for the most on Las Vegas' open portal
Jan. 30, 2018
The pages allow workings of the city to be more transparent and provide a resource to residents to locate services and facilities, according to officials. “Right now, it’s ...
Henderson city manager announces retirement
Jan. 29, 2018
Henderson City Manager Robert Murnane announced his retirement today, citing health issues Chief Financial Officer and Assistant City Manager Richard Derrick was ...
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman holds up a Las Vegas Lights pro soccer team scarf while giving a shout out to Las Vegas Lights FC owner Brett Lashbrook during her 2018 State of the City address at City Hall downtown, Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.
New development, soccer team 'lighting up downtown,' Goodman says
Jan. 12, 2018
At the beginning of her State of the City address, Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman told the crowd she’d been inundated with calls while preparing. People wanted to remind her about their project or business ...
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is joined by his wife, Karen, left, and Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman as he speaks in Las Vegas City Hall following a Unity Prayer Walk Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017.
Vice President Pence during local address, 'We are all Vegas Strong'
Oct. 7, 2017
The shooting was a “tragedy of unimaginable proportions,” Pence said, giving a nod to first-responders and “everyday Americans,” who through their actions avoided further ...
Retired Air Force Col. Steve Seroka, left, and then-Las Vegas Councilman Bob Beers participate in a pre-debate coin-flip with host Joe Schoenmann outside the Nevada Public Radio offices on May 25, 2017. Seroka defeated Beers in the general election.
How much did your vote cost? What it takes to be elected to City Council
Aug. 25, 2017
While voters and candidates have long lamented the high cost of campaigning at the state and federal levels, even running for a part-time local seat in the Las Vegas Valley is an expensive proposition. ...
A view of the lobby at the Essence Cannabis Dispensary, 4300 East Sunset Road in Henderson, on Monday, Oct. 24, 2016. The company has three locations in the Las Vegas Valley, including one on the Las Vegas Strip.
Henderson council votes to extend moratorium on recreational weed
Aug. 1, 2017
Marijuana shoppers hoping to buy recreational weed in Henderson will have to wait for at least another month after the Henderson City Council voted unanimously to ...
Dan Shaw takes helm as Ward 2 Henderson councilman
June 20, 2017
Henderson City Council on Tuesday night appointed Dan Shaw to its (very briefly) vacant Ward 2 seat ...

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