Governor Brian Sandoval

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April 11, 2019 - 1:34 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Assembly Speaker Fierson has introduced a bill to raise the minimum wage, a major priority for Democrats since they took control of the legislative and executive branches of state government. A bit of hope for the 12-thousand Nevadans who scrape by on minimum wage. As the...
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February 28, 2019 - 4:47 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - The Nevada Board of Regents has named recipients of the 2019 Distinguished Nevadan awards who will receive the Nevada System of Higher Education’s most prestigious honor at Spring commencement ceremonies. The award recognized prominent individuals who have made significant...
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February 14, 2019 - 2:23 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Legislation to expand background checks to private gun sales and transfers passed Wednesday in the state Senate with a party-line vote, marking a step forward in a years-long push to close the loophole. Lawmakers delivered emotional speeches on both sides of the issue one...
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November 13, 2018 - 2:55 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - Governor Brian Sandoval is expected to be in Southern Nevada Wednesday. The governor will be in Las Vegas for a luncheon with officials and workers with the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) to show his appreciation for their hard work to construct the multi-billion...
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September 28, 2018 - 12:26 pm
CARSON CITY, Nev. – In a continued commitment to preserve and protect Nevada’s water resources, the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) was approved for termination of its consent decree in the United States Nevada District Court. NDOT’s dedicated storm water management division succeeded in...
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September 18, 2018 - 3:47 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - On Tuesday, one political candidate made an effort to help some Nevada veterans. Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt’s office donated 44 computers, monitors and keyboards to the new Northern Nevada State Veterans Home. The home broke ground in July 2017 and is slated...
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August 31, 2018 - 2:51 pm
BOULDER CITY, NV (KXNT) - It's an anniversary no one ever wants to celebrate but will always remember. Lake Mead Ranger Thomas Kenneth “T.K.” Brown died in the line of duty Aug. 31, 1973. Forty-five years later, on Aug. 31, 2018, family members and first responders celebrated his life and service...
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July 20, 2018 - 11:36 am
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) – The owner of Tesla is known for making cars, and tech gadgets and now it appears he's dipping into his wallet to help schools in Nevada. As part of its commitment to contribute $37.5 million over five years to K-12 education in Nevada, Tesla announced an initial $1.5...
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July 16, 2018 - 1:13 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A task force studying how to make schools safer and reduce risks of mass shootings has approved 14 recommendations it will send to Gov. Brian Sandoval. The recommendations approved by the Sandoval-created task force on Friday included a call for more police officers and social...
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June 28, 2018 - 5:13 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - The Nevada Highway Patrol has started to train Troopers and deploy the lifesaving drug Narcan. Narcan is a drug that counteracts the effects of an opioid overdose. Patients who are suffering from an apparent overdose of opioids or heroin can be administered this drug in the field...
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