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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
March 24, 2020 - 10:44 am
Tuesday, the State of Nevada announced it has received notification from the Food and Drug Administration to take responsibility to determine the quality of newly developed COVID-19 test kits and kit components, one of three states to earn the flexibility from the FDA.
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The area in front of the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, where tourists often line up to take photos, is shown empty as most businesses in the area are closed as a result of the statewide shutdown due to the continuing spread of the coronavirus across
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Mitch Kelly
March 24, 2020 - 6:58 am
The outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus) has hit all 50 states and the District of Colombia, with thousands of positive tests and a death toll approaching 600.
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Mitch Kelly
March 24, 2020 - 5:39 am
Due to reduced ridership resulting from Governor Sisolak’s mandated 30-day shutdown of non-essential businesses, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada will operate residential transit service on a Sunday schedule starting Sunday, March 29, until further notice.
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Businesses in the Fremont East Entertainment District are shown boarded up as a result of the statewide shutdown due to the continuing spread of the coronavirus across the United States on March 22, 2020
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Mitch Kelly
March 24, 2020 - 5:29 am
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Special Investigation Section teamed up with Clark County Business License agents this weekend and served 36 warning letters, 7 suspensions and 4 citations to non-essential area businesses that were not complying with state orders to shut down.
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Volunteers Load Bags Of Food To Promote New "Delivery With Dignity" Service On 3-23-20
Clark County, Nevada
Mitch Kelly
March 23, 2020 - 2:21 pm
Clark County Commission Chairman Marilyn Kirkpatrick and community partners have launched a pilot called Delivering with Dignity to bring high-quality meals directly to the most vulnerable families in the Las Vegas Valley, keeping them and the community safe by reducing the risk of exposure to...
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Mitch Kelly
March 23, 2020 - 2:05 pm
County officials on Monday announced another sweeping gesture with that goal of slowing the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
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Exterior photo of the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino June 30, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Mitch Kelly
March 23, 2020 - 1:57 pm
MGM Resorts International on Monday announced an array of initiatives intended to support those impacted economically by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, including a $1 million crisis and disaster relief pledge into an employee emergency grant fund and donating the equivalent of 400,000 meals...
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Seniors Shopping
RADIO.COM Staff
March 23, 2020 - 10:46 am
Seniors In Las Vegas Can Shop At These Stores Early
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Sign indicating road construction ahead
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Mitch Kelly
March 23, 2020 - 8:08 am
At a time when most Nevadans have been urged to stay home to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), road construction rolls on.
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Department Of Motor Vehicles Office
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Mitch Kelly
March 23, 2020 - 7:03 am
In an effort to bring relief to Nevada motorists affected by the closures related to COVID-19, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles have issued an automatic 90-day extension for expiring driver’s licenses, vehicle registrations and other DMV documents
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