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Mitch Kelly
April 13, 2020 - 5:49 am
Residents in Nevada can expect their coronavirus relief money soon if they haven't already gotten it.
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People wait in line for a job fair at a United Parcel Service (UPS) facility on November 01, 2019 in New York City.
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Mitch Kelly
April 10, 2020 - 7:20 am
It's hard to drive any distance without seeing the effects of the coronavirus pandemic around Las Vegas. Shuttered shops, boarded up restauruants and evey casino closed down.
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Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Mitch Kelly
April 10, 2020 - 6:05 am
The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation says it has tripled its staff to meet the unprecented demand for benefits for those fired or furloughed because of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
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Nearly 245,000 people have filed for unemployment in Nevada since casinos and other businesses closed in mid-March to keep people from congregating and spreading the new coronavirus, according to U.S, Department of Labor figures posted Thursday. 
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Associated Press
April 09, 2020 - 9:02 am
Nearly 245,000 people have filed for unemployment in Nevada since casinos and other businesses closed in mid-March to keep people from congregating and spreading the new coronavirus, according to U.S, Department of Labor figures posted Thursday.
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Mitch Kelly
April 08, 2020 - 6:34 am
The Clark County Department of Business License has agreed to temporarily allowing package liquor stores to offer delivery service of package liquor to customers in unincorporated Clark County during the Governor’s Declaration of Emergency.
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Panic attack in public place. Woman having panic disorder in city. Psychology, solitude, fear or mental health problems concept. Depressed sad person surrounded by people walking in busy street.
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Mitch Kelly
March 31, 2020 - 7:11 am
These are unquestionably stressful times worldwide as the coronavirus pandemic confines millions to their homes.
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Mitch Kelly
March 26, 2020 - 11:50 am
Is it a move worth toasting or worth a good roasting?
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Mitch Kelly
March 17, 2020 - 9:23 am
In the wake of the all the closures and layoffs related to the coronavirus outbreak in Las Vegas comes news of two giants that are looking for help.
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Mitch Kelly
March 17, 2020 - 6:33 am
Like the rest of the country, Las Vegas has been swept up in a wave of "panic buying" as the coronavirus slowly spreads. Clark County officials stressed again Monday that the surge of buying isn't necessary.
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 As the coronavirus continues to spread across the United States, stores like Shoprite had problems keeping up with the high demand for paper goods leading to empty shelves on March 14, 2020 in Plainview, New York
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Associated Press
March 15, 2020 - 4:17 pm
Las Vegas has been hit hard by convention cancellations, a decline in visitation and layoffs at Strip resorts and related industries due to the coronavirus pandemic, while retailers have been swamped by shoppers that continue to stock up on food and some household supplies.
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