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July 22, 2017

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Post Faraday, North Las Vegas relies on rapid industrial growth
Post Faraday, North Las Vegas relies on rapid industrial growth
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Beset by damaging economic news in recent weeks, North Las Vegas can find comfort in its continuing industrial real estate boom. The announcement by embattled carmaker Faraday Future that ...
GOP faces growing demographic nightmare in West
GOP faces growing demographic nightmare in West
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
When the Mirage Hotel and Casino opened in 1989, it kicked off one of the most significant construction booms in recent history. Four new mega-casinos opened in quick succession on the Las Vegas Strip, bringing in tens of thousands of ...
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Hyperloop One had its first full-system test of ultrafast transportation system
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Hyperloop One completed the first full-scale test of its hyperloop technology in a vacuum environment on May 12th, the company announced today. In the test, the company’s hyperloop vehicle — which uses ...
Experts: Scrapped electric-car plant might signal industry woes
Experts: Scrapped electric-car plant might signal industry woes
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
An electric car maker deserted its plan to construct a $1 billion manufacturing plant in southern Nevada in a move experts say could spell trouble for the company and ...
Photo: The Faraday Future FF91 concept car  is displayed
Faraday stops work on North Las Vegas factory
Monday, July 10, 2017
Upstart electric car company Faraday Future announced today it would stop work on a $1 billion manufacturing plant at the Apex Industrial Park in North Las Vegas. Faraday said it is shifting its attention to a new facility to accelerate the start of production on its flagship vehicle, the FF91. “As a result of this shift in direction, we are in the process of identifying a manufacturing facility that presents a faster path to a start-of-production and aligns with ...
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Ohio air show attendance down after Thunderbirds cancel
Monday, June 26, 2017
An Ohio air show's attendance was lower than expected after the Air Force Thunderbirds cancelled performances when an F-16D fighter jet left the runway and flipped over upon landing during ...
Official: Girl found at North Las Vegas church likely missing baby
Thursday, June 22, 2017
An Arizona investigator said Thursday he is confident a baby left at a Las Vegas-area church is the same one that authorities have been ...
Steve Sisolak announces he's running for governor
Steve Sisolak announces he's running for governor
Thursday, June 22, 2017
A Southern Nevada lawmaker who heads the elected body that covers the Las Vegas Strip said Thursday he's running as a Democrat for governor in November 2018. "I'm in," Steve Sisolak said Thursday by telephone following a meeting with ...
Infant left at NLV church might be missing 'Baby Girl Jackson'
Infant left at NLV church might be missing 'Baby Girl Jackson'
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Authorities say an infant that was left at a North Las Vegas church might be the missing "Baby Girl Jackson" who authorities have been looking for in three different ...
Missing North Las Vegas woman found in good health
Friday, June 9, 2017
North Las Vegas Police say a 72-year-old woman with medical conditions, who’d gone missing from her house Friday morning, has been located ...
NLV Police write 93 tickets during pedestrian safety operation
Thursday, June 8, 2017
North Las Vegas Police say a pedestrian safety operation Friday netted 85 traffic stops and 93 citations for various traffic infractions. Officers targeted drivers who failed to ...
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Church destroyed by fire in North Las Vegas
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
A North Las Vegas church has been destroyed in a fire. Firefighters were called at about 1 a.m. Tuesday to Zion United Methodist Church. The church was ...
Authorities ID North Las Vegas man killed in off-road dune crash
Friday, June 2, 2017
Authorities have identified a 59-year-old man who after he was injured in off-road vehicle crash last weekend at a popular sand dune on public land in southern Nevada. The Nye County sheriff's office said Friday that Steven William Lewis of North Las Vegas wasn't ...
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Mosquito that transmits Zika found in Las Vegas Valley
Thursday, June 1, 2017
A type of mosquito that transmits Zika, dengue and other viruses was identified this week for the first time in Southern Nevada, according to the Southern Nevada Health District. Surveyors found Aedes aegypti mosquitoes Wednesday around ...
Fatal shooting investigated in North Las Vegas
Fatal shooting investigated in North Las Vegas
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Officers are investigating a fatal shooting in a neighborhood near Cheyenne Avenue and Civic Center Drive, according to North Las Vegas Police. Police and medics were ...