Coronavirus Las Vegas

CES 2020
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Mitch Kelly
July 28, 2020 - 7:35 am
Las Vegas took another huge blow on Tuesday when it was announced that the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show would be going all digital.
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Mitch Kelly
July 28, 2020 - 5:38 am
While there won't be any on-field action at Las Vegas Ballpark this summer, Valley residents can still head over on Tuesday and give for a good cause.
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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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Paul Ihander
July 27, 2020 - 6:15 pm
Governor Sisolak reopened bars in three rural Nevada counties Monday, leaving restrictions in place for the state's largest counties for the forseeable future.
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Exterior of a Planet Fitness location
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Mitch Kelly
July 27, 2020 - 9:23 am
Planet Fitness, one of the largest operators of fitness centers in the country, announced Monday that members and guests will be required to wear a mask at all times while inside all open stores, beginning August 1.
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FILE - This March 16, 2020 file photo shows vials used by pharmacists to prepare syringes used on the first day of a first-stage safety study clinical trial of the potential vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle. The world's biggest COVID-19 vaccine test got underway Monday, July 27 with the first of 30,000 planned volunteers. The experimental vaccine is made by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., and it's one of several candidates in the final stretch of the global vaccine race. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Associated Press
July 27, 2020 - 6:47 am
The world’s biggest COVID-19 vaccine study got underway Monday with the first of 30,000 planned volunteers helping to test shots created by the U.S. government -- one of several candidates in the final stretch of the global vaccine race. There’s still no guarantee that the experimental vaccine,...
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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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Mitch Kelly
July 25, 2020 - 5:23 am
Clark County, in collaboration with the Southern Nevada Health District, the Clark County School District, Guardian Elite Medical Services, and Community Ambulance will offer free COVID-19 at several east-side schools, with the goal of increasing coronavirus awareness in the Latino Community
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New York New York's Statue of Liberty wearing a face covering
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Associated Press
July 24, 2020 - 5:03 am
Las Vegas was already stepping up efforts to test, treat and track community spread of COVID-19 when a top doctor on the White House coronavirus task force listed the city with 10 others in the U.S. as virus trouble spots.
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Paul Ihander
July 23, 2020 - 5:35 pm
All high school sports in Nevada will take place in early 2021, with no regular season running more than six weeks from start to finish.
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Mitch Kelly
July 23, 2020 - 6:56 am
The words "furloughs and "layoffs" were said an awful lot on the Strip Wednesday.
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Las Vegas entertainers pose after participating in a fashion show at the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign on the Las Vegas Strip to kick off the pro-mask wearing campaign "Mask Up for Nevada"
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Associated Press
July 23, 2020 - 5:45 am
A state official on Wednesday attributed a second straight daily record number of reported COVID-19 deaths to what people were doing five weeks ago — before Gov. Steve Sisolak made mask use mandatory and closed bars again in late June.
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