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An exterior view shows a nearly empty Las Vegas Strip below guest rooms at the shuttered Flamingo Las Vegas
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Associated Press
May 29, 2020 - 8:42 am
Stunning and stark numbers are showing the effect of casino and business closures enacted in Nevada in March due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport
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Associated Press
May 29, 2020 - 6:42 am
The numbers are at the same time shocking and not the least bit suprising.
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Aerial view of the Las Vegas Strip
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Mitch Kelly
May 29, 2020 - 6:13 am
After being forced to close for over two months in an attempt to slow to the spread of COVID-19, many "non-essential" Nevada businesses are being allowed to re-open on Friday as Phase 2 of Nevada's "Roadmap To Recovery" gets underway.
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Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Associated Press
May 22, 2020 - 5:21 am
About 20,000 more Nevada residents filed first-time unemployment claims last week, pushing the number of jobless claims filed since mid-March to almost one-third of the entire workforce in the state in February, the U.S. Labor Department says.
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Aerial View Of The Las Vegas Valley
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Mitch Kelly
May 20, 2020 - 5:18 am
The city of Las Vegas is offering two new programs to assist the local business community as it reopens under operating regulations of Phase 1.
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Casino Floor
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Mitch Kelly
May 19, 2020 - 5:23 am
Boyd Gaming Corporation has announced plans to resume operations at seven properties in Louisiana and Mississippi, pending receipt of final regulatory approvals.
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Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks during a news conference on the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the Grant Sawyer State Office Building on March 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Mitch Kelly
May 15, 2020 - 3:00 pm
WATCH: Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak gives an update on the latest moves to re-open Nevada's economy
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Logo for the Nevada Department Of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation
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Mitch Kelly
May 13, 2020 - 7:21 am
Unemployment insurance filers will continue to be afforded the work search waiver until further notice, Gov. Steve Sisolak and the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation.
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Mitch Kelly
May 13, 2020 - 6:35 am
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has updated it's budget for the upcoming fiscal year, and it's not pretty.
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Mitch Kelly
May 13, 2020 - 5:14 am
Goodwill of Southern Nevada plans to re-open its 16 retail stores this week.
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