Douglas County

The Numbers Fire burns south of Gardnerville on Tuesday July 7, 2020.
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Associated Press
July 09, 2020 - 9:41 am
Authorities lifted evacuation orders Wednesday and reopened a U.S. highway along the Sierra’s eastern front as firefighters continued to slow the progress of a northern Nevada wildfire that has burned through 31 square miles near the California line.
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Mitch Kelly
July 07, 2020 - 5:17 am
The latest 2020 Census response rates released show that five Nevada counties have surpassed their 2010 Census response rate.
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Mitch Kelly
March 17, 2020 - 3:00 pm
The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to all Nevada small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced today.
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Mitch Kelly
January 23, 2020 - 6:32 am
Clark County’s distinctive ‘I Voted’ sticker featuring Las Vegas Strip landmarks and resorts in red, white and blue has been officially recognized as one of the best in the country.
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Associated Press
October 18, 2019 - 7:49 am
Lawyers for a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four northern Nevada homicides want to postpone his trial to determine whether he has an intellectual disability that makes him ineligible for the death penalty if convicted.
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Mitch Kelly
September 20, 2019 - 7:11 am
Jhone Ebert, Superintendent of Public Instruction, will kick off a statewide listening tour next week of all 17 Nevada school districts and the State Public Charter School Authority.
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March 21, 2019 - 2:14 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - Following in the steps of the Nye County Commission, Douglas, Elko and Lyon Counties have passed resolutions to inform the 80th (2019) Session of the Nevada State Legislature of their opposition to the passage of any Bill that restricts the individual rights of US Citizens as...
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September 20, 2018 - 12:34 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) Earlier this week, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that 49-year-old Sheri Hines pleaded guilty to Embezzlement in the Amount of $3,500 or More, a category “B” felony. Her guilty plea follows an arrest on August 17, 2018, in Douglas County for her role in an...
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August 17, 2018 - 12:14 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Law enforcement in Nevada said she used someone else's debit card for herself, and not to care for her elderly mother. On Thursday, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that 49-year-old Sheri Hines was arrested in Douglas County on three felony counts related...
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