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Dollar banknotes, calculators and aid package Coronavirus in USA
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Mitch Kelly
September 03, 2020 - 5:44 am
Nevada has submitted its application to provide additional unemployment insurance benefits of at least $300 a week to jobless Nevadans.
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The Numbers Fire burning southeast of Reno
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July 08, 2020 - 9:12 am
A northern Nevada wildfire burning out of control near the California line more than tripled in size on Tuesday, closing a U.S. highway, forcing evacuations and threatening hundreds of homes as hundreds of firefighters battled the flames from the air and on the ground.
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Dealing with the stress of the coronavirus lockdowns
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Mitch Kelly
June 09, 2020 - 5:25 am
Through a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Nevada will be deploying 35 crisis counselors statewide to support Nevadans coping with the effects of COVID-19.
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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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Paul Ihander
April 04, 2020 - 3:00 pm
The U.S. government has approved Nevada's request to declare a major disaster declaration for the state. The move frees additional federal assistance for residents affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Pictures of new deputy chiefs for the City Of Las Vegas Fire Department
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Mitch Kelly
February 06, 2020 - 8:04 am
Las Vegas Fire and Rescue will see significant changes in its leadership starting next week. For the first time in the city’s history, two women will become deputy fire chiefs.
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Mandalay Bay Oct. 1 shooting
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August 28, 2018 - 9:25 am
Communications were snarled and police, fire and medical responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls, false reports and the number of victims during the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, according to a report released Monday by U.S. and local authorities.
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August 27, 2018 - 1:14 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - FEMA has released an after-action report for the mass shooting on 1 October in Las Vegas. Leaders of public safety agencies need to be aware that mass casualty incidents are a reality and could take place in their communities. With that in mind, the Clark County Fire Department...
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