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Mitch Kelly
July 08, 2020 - 6:17 am
Buying a home for the first time is an exciting and important milestone for many Americans.
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The closed Evel Pie restaurant in the Fremont East Entertainment District is 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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Associated Press
July 08, 2020 - 5:16 am
Nevada business received more than $4 billion in loans under a federal rescue package designed to aid small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Las Vegas House For Sale
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Mitch Kelly
July 07, 2020 - 6:14 am
Southern Nevada home prices have hit an all-time high, according to new figures released Tuesday by Las Vegas REALTORS.
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Guests gamble on the casino floor at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on April 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
June 30, 2020 - 7:38 am
Even though everyone expected Nevada's gaming win to be next to nothing for May, it's still a shocker to see just how much the coronavirus pandemic has affected the overall take.
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Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Mitch Kelly
June 24, 2020 - 7:20 am
Nevada's unemployment rate dropped in May according to new figures released Tuesday by the state's Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, but the picture is still far from a pretty one.
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Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Mitch Kelly
June 12, 2020 - 9:17 am
Finalized data from the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) show initial claims for unemployment insurance totaled 10,748 for the week ending June 6, down 589 claims, or 5.2 percent compared to last week’s total of 11,337.
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Harlequins Rugby player Rob Buchanan works out during a gym session at 24 Hour Fitness on August 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California
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Mitch Kelly
June 12, 2020 - 7:40 am
The 24-Hour Fitness chain announced Thursday that many of its locations would not be reopening following the extended closure imposed in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
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Red Rock Scenic Bike Path
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Mitch Kelly
June 12, 2020 - 5:21 am
A federal grant has been awarded to construct a second leg of a paved multi-use/bike trail connecting the Southwest Valley to the Red Rock National Conservation Area.
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Associated Press
June 12, 2020 - 5:06 am
Members of the Legislature’s Interim Finance Committee were expected to convene Friday morning to consider Gov. Steve Sisolak’s proposal to cut $116 million in immediate spending from the state budget amid the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent economic fallout.
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A Greyhound Bus Station In Phoenix, AZ
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Mitch Kelly
June 11, 2020 - 5:40 am
As southern Nevada starts to get back to business with the reopening of hotel-casinos back on June 4th, Greyhound Bus Lines has increased that they're increasing schedules to and from Las Vegas.
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