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April 26, 2018

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Two arrested in North Las Vegas convenience store robberies
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Tips from the public led to the arrest of two men in a pair of armed robberies at North Las Vegas convenience stores earlier this month, police announced today. Damian Torchy, 30, and Daniel Parker, 36, were ...
Thunderbirds resume training after fatal jet crash
Thunderbirds resume training after fatal jet crash
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The Air Force Thunderbirds say they are resuming practice today following a crash April 4 that killed one of the elite flight demonstration team’s pilots. “These flights will focus on maintaining our ...
Thunderbirds cancel 2 more shows after fatal crash
Thunderbirds cancel 2 more shows after fatal crash
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
The Air Force’s Thunderbirds flight demonstration team has canceled shows for at least the next two weekends following a deadly training crash last week. Shows this weekend in Lakeland, Fla., and ...
Police: Woman faces murder count after roommate found dead
Police: Woman faces murder count after roommate found dead
Thursday, April 5, 2018
A woman was booked on a count of murder after her roommate was found dead outside a mobile home, according to North Las Vegas Police. Officers were dispatched about ...
Photo: An Amazon fulfillment center is shown in a commerc
New Amazon facility to create 1,000 jobs in North Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Online retailer Amazon said today that it will build another warehouse packing and distribution center in North Las Vegas. The facility should open next year on 800,000 square feet (74,322 square meters) of vacant land east of Interstate 15, not far from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the Seattle-based company and city of North Las Vegas said in statements. Officials project it will generate more than ...
Officials: Teacher faces DUI count after accident outside elementary school
Officials: Teacher faces DUI count after accident outside elementary school
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Clark County School District Police say they arrested a teacher on a DUI count this morning after responding to a report of an accident outside of Tom Williams Elementary School in North Las Vegas. April Shepard, 46, a fourth-grade teacher at ...
Police seeking suspect in North Las Vegas robbery
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Detectives are trying to identifying a suspect in the armed robbery of a business earlier this month, according to North Las Vegas Police. Officers responded about ...
Police seek suspect in deadly North Las Vegas shooting
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Police are looking for a suspect in a deadly shooting in North Las Vegas. Officers responded to reports of shots fired at about 6:30 a.m. Thursday on Daley Street near ...
3 convicted on charges tied to Las Vegas lingerie thefts
3 convicted on charges tied to Las Vegas lingerie thefts
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Utah court records show three people have pleaded guilty to charges related to the theft of more than $500,000 in underwear and ...
Police question driver after man dragged under truck
Police question driver after man dragged under truck
Friday, March 16, 2018
Police are questioning the driver of a delivery truck that fatally struck and dragged a pedestrian from a gas station parking lot to a freeway on-ramp in North Las Vegas. Officer Aaron Patty said today the 36-year-old driver was cooperating with ...
Woman hit, killed by vehicle in North Las Vegas
Friday, March 9, 2018
A vehicle hit and killed a woman this morning in North Las Vegas, according to police. The crash occurred on the ...
Man dies in motorcycle crash in North Las Vegas
Monday, March 5, 2018
A 25-year-old man was killed Sunday after a motorcycle went out of control and crashed near Lake Mead Boulevard and ...
Photo: A new Ross store, slated to open later this month
New retail, education options may signal dawn of revival for downtown North Las Vegas
Monday, March 5, 2018
North Las Vegas Councilman Isaac Barron used to play as a child in the dirt lot where Maya Cinema is building its 14-theater complex near Las Vegas Boulevard North and Civic Center Drive. That’s just the beginning of redevelopment, he hopes. Barron graduated from Rancho High School, where he now teaches government, and when the school bell rings, his day is ...
No injuries in gunfire exchange at North Las Vegas pot dispensary
No injuries in gunfire exchange at North Las Vegas pot dispensary
Thursday, March 1, 2018
A North Las Vegas pot dispensary security guard late this morning returned fire at two suspects who he ...
Population in unincorporated Clark County exceeds 1 million
Population in unincorporated Clark County exceeds 1 million
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The population of unincorporated Clark County has crossed the 1 million mark for the first time, according to figures from August 2017 and ...