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Nick Campbell, 16, recovers from a gunshot wound at UMC received Sunday night at the Route 91 Harvest Festival, Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.

Teen survivor of L.V. shooting looking for good Samaritan who carried him to safety
Thu, Oct 5, 2017 (2 a.m.)
Nick Campbell’s first phone call was to his dad. “He called me around 10 and said, ‘Dad, I got shot,’” Jeff Campbell said. “I said, ‘Nick, stop.’ I thought he was joking. Then I heard all of the commotion and ...
Henderson woman booked on murder charge in mother's death
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
A 65-year-old woman is dead and her daughter is under arrest after a domestic violence incident in Henderson on Tuesday afternoon. Carly Kalbfleisch, 26, was booked into ...
People enjoy the lake view while fishing at Sunset Park in Las Vegas on Tuesday, August 13, 2013.
Sunset Park to mark 50 years with walking tour
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Over its 324 acres and spanning the decades, Sunset Park has hosted countless festivals and tournaments, spontaneous community gatherings, birthday parties and even the UNLV football team’s practices in 1971. On Friday, the regional park’s own 50th birthday will be the occasion to celebrate. ...
Discarded cigarette starts fire at Henderson golf course clubhouse
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Authorities in Henderson say a cigarette discarded near an outside laundry chute is to blame for an accidental fire at a golf course clubhouse ...
Police seek help to find missing man
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Authorities are seeking the public's help in finding an elderly man in the early stages of dementia who went missing Saturday, Henderson Police said.
Amputee Eddie Garcia talks with Rudy Garcia-Tolson from the Challenged Athletes Foundation about the new prosthetics he will be receiving Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
Youth coach who had hands, feet amputated gets grant for prosthetic legs
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Eddie Garcia finished last in the 6.5-mile half-half marathon during the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon series. Yet, he left the Strip with a feeling of accomplishment. It was months after a flesh-eating bacteria ...
Holiday season heralds season of need
Holiday season heralds season of need
Friday, November 16, 2012
From turkey drives to toy giveaways, local nonprofit organizations are gearing up for a busy holiday season, a time when the struggles of Southern Nevada's neediest families often are most acutely felt. Around town, nonprofits are launching holiday-specific programs and expanding year-round services to meet increased demand. “We provide more. The holidays can be hard when you’re by yourself or on the street. They seem to be the time when that weighs heavier on you,” said John Fogal, director of development at the Las Vegas Rescue Mission.
Henderson Police say this man robbed an America First Credit Union, 370 N. Stephanie St., on Friday and fled into a nearby apartment complex.
Surveillance of Henderson bank robbery shows suspect committing fashion faux pas
Monday, July 16, 2012
Call him the plaid-clad bank robber. Henderson Police said a man dressed in a mismatched plaid shirt and ball cap robbed an America First Credit Union branch Friday, making off with an undisclosed amount of money.
Green Valley fans and players celebrate their 71-58 defeat of Silverado Friday, Jan. 27, 2012 at Green Valley.
Basketball playoff roundup: Quarterfinal games could produce exciting finishes in balanced Sunrise Region
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
We’ve never seen a basketball postseason like this. When Sunrise Regional playoffs start Wednesday night with four quarterfinal games, the general consensus is that each of the tournament’s eight teams have an equal chance to win the title. Yes, there is that much parity.
Henderson council to appoint new member, rather than hold special election
City council approves legal advertisment to seek candidates for Ward 3 post being vacated by Kathleen Vermillion
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
The Henderson City Council voted Tuesday night to appoint a new council member for the Ward 3 seat to replace outgoing Kathleen Vermillion, rather than hold a special election.
City of Henderson to recycle Christmas trees
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
The city of Henderson is reminding all residents that they can recycle their holiday Christmas trees to be used for city parks and landscaping.
Man charged with child abuse after 11-year-old shoots, kills 5-year-old
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Felony child abuse charges have been filed against a Henderson man who owns the home where an 11-year-old boy shot and killed a 5-year-old boy with a gun he found in a box marked “treasure chest.”
Silver Springs Park, located at 1950 Silver Springs Parkway, opened to the public Saturday after 11 months of construction. The park cost almost  $1.5 million to restore.
Henderson opens newly renovated Silver Springs Park
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Henderson's Silver Springs Park reopened last week, after nearly a year of renovations. The 6.8-acre park, 1950 Silver Springs Parkway, is now equipped with turf areas, a new playground with shade, a walking course, a lighted ball field and restrooms.
The Las Vegas Valley is seen between two solar panels at the Southern Nevada Water Authority's River Mountains Water Treatment Facility in Henderson.
Henderson hosts Global Solar Summit
Monday, October 31, 2011
Nevada can be a leader in solar energy. And the city of Henderson wants solar manufacturers and developers to know that.
One of the entries into Henderson's 2010 holiday decorating contest.
Henderson holiday decorating contest under way
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Hanging skeletons on your lawn? Carved pumpkins out by the doorway? Already have the Christmas lights out?

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