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Mitch Kelly
October 22, 2020 - 5:06 am
On Wednesday, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, the Nevada State Treasurer’s Office and the Governor’s Office of Economic of Development announced an additional infusion of $20 million in to the Pandemic Emergency Technical Support (PETS) grant program, which opened for applicants on Monday.
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FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2019, file photo, Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Trent Brown (77) protects a gap in the offensive line during an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, in Oakland, Calif. The Las Vegas Raiders sent all five starting offensive linemen home as part of coronavirus contact tracing after right tackle Trent Brown was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list with a positive test. The Raiders held practice on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020 without their starting five as they prepare for Sunday’s home game against Tampa Bay. (AP Photo/Peter Joneleit, File)
Associated Press
October 21, 2020 - 2:10 pm
The Las Vegas Raiders sent all five starting offensive linemen home as part of coronavirus contact tracing after right tackle Trent Brown was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list with a positive test. The Raiders held practice on Wednesday without their starting five as they prepare for Sunday’s...
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Mitch Kelly
October 21, 2020 - 8:25 am
The six local hospitals of the Valley Health System have resumed limited inpatient visitation. Visitation was allowed again beginning on Monday.
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A general view during Professional Fighters League: Daytona at Daytona International Speedway on June 30, 2017 in Daytona Beach, Florida
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Associated Press
October 21, 2020 - 8:08 am
The Professional Fighters League will stage its entire 2021 regular season over six events in Las Vegas beginning April 23.
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Picture of box truck wanted in appliance thefts on 10-21-20
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Mitch Kelly
October 21, 2020 - 6:22 am
The Las Vegas Metro Police Department is requesting the public’s help to identify suspects involved in a string of burglaries to new home developments.
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Mitch Kelly
October 21, 2020 - 5:30 am
According to the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation’s (DETR) September 2020 economic report, Nevada added back another 3,400 jobs since August.
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Group of young mixed race business people working together in the creative office.
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Mitch Kelly
October 21, 2020 - 5:18 am
Times are challenging for small local businesses, but help is on the way to help them recover and grow with the debut of the newest “Employ NV Business Hub” located inside the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District’s Sahara West Library at 9600 W. Sahara, on the northeast corner of Sahara and...
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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
October 21, 2020 - 5:04 am
Nevada’s rate of coronavirus infections is steadily rising again. But state officials are reluctant to blame relaxed guidelines and say there is no reason yet to consider stricter measures.
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Wildfire Smoke Obscured Desert Landscape in Denio Junction, NV
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Mitch Kelly
October 20, 2020 - 7:49 am
While conditions allowed statewide fire restrictions to change across the rest of the state, hot, dry weather remain in Southern Nevada and fire restrictions remains in place on public lands managed by Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, Clark County, Mt. Charleston Fire Protection...
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 Vehicle traffic on Tropicana Avenue passes by MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip amid the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) on August 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
October 20, 2020 - 7:33 am
MGM Resorts International says they will be bringing back more live entertainment options beginning next month.
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