furloughs

 Vehicle traffic on Tropicana Avenue passes by MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip amid the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) on August 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
September 01, 2020 - 4:54 am
MGM Resorts is laying off 18,000 people as an unchecked pandemic leaves economic scars across a broad swath of U.S. industries, particularly those that rely on healthy crowds of people.
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Mitch Kelly
August 11, 2020 - 4:45 am
Frontier Airlines has announced that it plans to furlough 245 employees based in Las Vegas.
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Mitch Kelly
July 24, 2020 - 9:39 am
What were hoped to be temporary furloughs have turned into permanent layoffs for one Las Vegas cab company.
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Mitch Kelly
July 23, 2020 - 6:56 am
The words "furloughs and "layoffs" were said an awful lot on the Strip Wednesday.
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Associated Press
July 16, 2020 - 5:04 am
Nevada added back nearly 90,000 jobs and the unemployment rate improved to 15% in June.
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Mitch Kelly
July 14, 2020 - 6:19 am
Faced with continued uncertainty due to the coronavirus pandemic, Boyd Gaming on Monday announced it would be laying off an estimated 25 percent of its workforce.
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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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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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Paul Ihander
June 11, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Monthly one-day furloughs and a merit pay freeze are part of the plan to get Nevada ready for a massive budget shortfall.
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A vehicle drives by a sign at the State of Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) as the coronavirus continues to spread on April 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
May 22, 2020 - 9:27 am
Nevada now leads the nation in the category of states most affected by unemployment since businesses were forced to close to slow the spead of COVID-19.
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