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Tour bus on side
Mohave County, Arizona, Sheriffs Office
Paul Ihander
January 22, 2021 - 5:08 pm
A Las Vegas-based tour bus headed to Grand Canyon West crashed and rolled on it's side Friday, killing one passenger and injuring dozens more.
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FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2019 file photo, marijuana grows at an indoor cannabis farm in Gardena, Calif. Top prosecutors in the vast majority of Arizona counties are dropping all existing possession of marijuana cases even before a new voter-approved law eliminating criminal penalties for having small amounts of the drug takes effect when results of the Nov. 3, 2020 election are certified. An Associated Press survey of county attorneys received responses from 13 of 15 elected county attorneys, all of whom said they were either immediately dropping existing cases or in one case pausing prosecutions and planning to drop them when Proposition 207 goes into effect. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
Associated Press
January 22, 2021 - 4:08 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Legal sales of recreational marijuana in Arizona started on Friday, a once-unthinkable step in the former conservative stronghold that joins 14 other states that have broadly legalized pot. The state Health Services Department on Friday announced it had approved 73 licenses in nine...
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A patron, who did not want to give his name, uses the lottery ticket vending kiosk at a Smoker Friendly store to purchase tickets for the Mega Millions lottery drawing, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021, in Cranberry Township, Pa. The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has grown to $1 billion ahead of Friday night's drawing after more than four months without a winner. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Associated Press
January 22, 2021 - 1:44 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has grown to $1 billion ahead of Friday night’s drawing after more than four months without a winner thanks to bad luck, poor odds and reduced play partially blamed on the coronavirus pandemic. It’s only the third time a lottery...
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corona virus isolated on white background 3d illutration
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Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 11:09 am
Nevada reported 1,869 new coronavirus cases on Friday, putting the total case number since the start of the pandemic to 268,212.
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Elderly woman receiving her coronavirus vaccine
City of Henderson
Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 9:34 am
Blaming a shortage of coronavirus vaccine supply, the City of Henderson says that all appointments made for vaccinations in February at the Sun City location have been canceled.
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Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 6:47 am
Nye County Deputy District Attorney Don Chairez passed away Thursday from COVID-related complications.
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Scene of fire aftermath on 1-19-21
Clark County Fire and Rescue
Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 6:17 am
Federal investigators, specifically the Bureau of Alcohol and Firearms, will be joining into looking for the cause of a massive fire that destroyed an apartment complex under construction in the southwest valley earlier this week.
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Syringes with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are placed in a tray on a table as vaccinations are given out at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada on December 16, 2020, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 5:51 am
The Boulder City Fire Department is teaming up with Boulder City Hospital to ramp up efforts to vaccinate against COVID-19.
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Picture of SNHD's "Linkage 2 Action" van on 1-21-21
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Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 5:36 am
The Southern Nevada Health District on Thursday announced its "Linkage to Action" (L2A) mobile outreach unit.
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Jesus Jara
Mitch Kelly
January 22, 2021 - 5:28 am
Clark County School District (CCSD) Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara has released a new report highlighting possible steps to increase teacher recruitment and retention.
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