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June 24, 2018

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Photo: Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt became the Air Forces f
Trailblazing officer says goodbye to Nellis Air Force Base
Monday, June 11, 2018
Q+A: Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt:
Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt, who departed Friday as commander of the 57th Wing at Nellis Air Force Base, has been a trailblazer throughout her Air Force career. In 1993, she became the Air Force’s first female fighter pilot. She was later the ...
Air Force grounds B-1B Lancer fleet after emergency landing
Friday, June 8, 2018
U.S. Air Force Global Strike Command has grounded its B-1B Lancer fleet after one of the bombers made an emergency landing in Texas. Gen. Robin Rand ordered the safety stand-down on Thursday. The Air Force says a safety investigation after ...
Police: 1 killed in shooting in North Las Vegas
Friday, June 8, 2018
A man was killed and two others wounded in a shooting this morning in a North Las Vegas residential neighborhood, according to police. One victim died at the scene and ...
Blaze guts 4 apartments, displaces 7 in North Las Vegas
Monday, June 4, 2018
A fire official says a four-unit apartment building is a total loss but seven people escaped injury in a blaze that burned for ...
Gun violence, health scare shape Nevada native’s congressional bid
Gun violence, health scare shape Nevada native’s congressional bid
Sunday, June 3, 2018
Pamela Horsford describes her son as a problem solver who has been stepping up to help the family since he was a child. Steven Horsford was the one ...
Photo: An F-16 Fighting Falcon Aggressor flies over the N
Exercise means more planes flying out of Nellis AFB
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Las Vegas area residents might notice an increase in noise from military aircraft flying out of Nellis Air Force Base over the next two weeks. More than 80 aircraft will ...
1 killed, 1 hurt when car crashes into parked truck
Thursday, May 24, 2018
A speeding car crashed into an unoccupied pickup truck this morning in North Las Vegas, killing the driver and critically injuring his passenger, according to police. A silver Honda sedan was ...
Photo: The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds perform during the
Thunderbirds resuming air shows after fatal Nevada crash
Saturday, May 19, 2018
The Air Force Thunderbirds perform today in Virginia, their first air show since the April 4 death of team member Maj. Stephen “Cajun” Del Bagno during a training flight. The elite aerobatic squad, assigned to ...
New cosmetics warehouse to employ 400 in North Las Vegas
New cosmetics warehouse to employ 400 in North Las Vegas
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Cosmetics retailer Sephora is planning a 714,000-square-foot distribution and fulfillment center in North Las Vegas that will employ 400 people, the city announced today. The Nevada Governor’s Office of ...
Man killed in shooting at North Las Vegas apartment complex
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
A man was fatally shot Monday night while he was walking through a parking lot at an apartment complex, according to North Las Vegas Police. Officers were dispatched about ...
Man fatally shot in North Las Vegas
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Authorities say a man was shot and killed in a parking lot of a North Las Vegas apartment complex. North Las Vegas Police Department spokesman Aaron Patty says police ...
Woman dies after house fire in North Las Vegas
Monday, May 14, 2018
A woman died from injuries suffered in a house fire started by a candle early this morning, according to the North Las Vegas Fire Department. The fire was reported about 2 a.m. in the ...
Man dead following dispute in North Las Vegas
Monday, April 30, 2018
Authorities say one person is dead following a dispute Sunday in North Las Vegas. North Las Vegas Police Department spokesman Eric Leavitt says police and ...
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 ...