Coronavirus Las Vegas

A helper of local doctor Volker Eissing assists and register a swab sample for coronavirus testing at Eissing's temporary office located in a container on March 23, 2020
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Mitch Kelly
September 04, 2020 - 5:23 am
The City of Henderson in partnership with the Southern Nevada Health District will offer COVID-19 testing for no charge on September 4th and September 11th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Heritage Park Senior Facility, located at 300 S. Racetrack Rd (at Burkholder).
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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak speaks during a press conference in the Nevada State Legislature Building in Carson City on June 24, 2020.
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Associated Press
September 04, 2020 - 5:04 am
Governor Steve Sisolak said he is reviewing whether to ease rules on religious gatherings, youth sports and business gatherings restricted because of the coronavirus, but has pleaded in the meantime for Nevadans to avoid large family gatherings over Labor Day weekend.
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Gov. Steve Sisolak gives an update on the state's COVID-19 response, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, in Las Vegas. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP, Pool)
Associated Press
September 03, 2020 - 6:49 pm
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak said Thursday he is pursuing the possibility of easing COVID-19 restrictions on religious gatherings as a rural church pushes forward with its legal effort to strike down the current 50-person cap as unconstitutional. Lawyers for Calvary Chapel Dayton...
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A pedestrian walks by a sore that is closing on August 11, 2020 in San Francisco, California.
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Mitch Kelly
September 03, 2020 - 6:38 am
The Nevada State Treasurer’s Office and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development have announced several changes to the State’s Commercial Rental Assistance Grant (CRAG) Program.
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Dollar banknotes, calculators and aid package Coronavirus in USA
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Mitch Kelly
September 03, 2020 - 5:44 am
Nevada has submitted its application to provide additional unemployment insurance benefits of at least $300 a week to jobless Nevadans.
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Snapshot of emergency text alert sent by Clark County on 9-1-20
Clark County, Nevada
Mitch Kelly
September 02, 2020 - 5:43 am
Many of us received an emergency text Tuesday afternoon, but it wasn’t because of an oncoming storm or an amber alert for a lost child.
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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak speaks during a press conference in the Nevada State Legislature Building in Carson City on June 24, 2020.
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Associated Press
September 01, 2020 - 4:59 am
A day before Nevada’s eviction moratorium was set to expire, Gov. Steve Sisolak announced plans to extend it for 45 days to provide relief to an estimated 250,000 renters facing the prospect of losing their housing because of the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
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Epidemic concept COVID-19. Coronavirus Test Station. Medical worker in full protective gear takes sample from patient at a COVID-19 drive-thru test site.
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Paul Ihander
August 31, 2020 - 4:56 am
Clark County and HHS are partnering up to deliver 60,000 free drive-up COVID-19 tests starting August 31.
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Group of drunk friends toasting cocktails at bar restautant
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Associated Press
August 28, 2020 - 5:20 am
Bars and taverns in the Las Vegas and Reno areas will remain closed after Clark and Washoe counties didn’t offer new proposals Thursday to the state task force responsible for approving virus prevention plans.
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Mitch Kelly
August 28, 2020 - 5:00 am
The first three coronavirus cases of the fall semester have been confirmed at UNLV.
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