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Security Man Looking Examining Luggage by an Airport X Ray Machine
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Mitch Kelly
September 25, 2020 - 5:26 am
It didn't take long for Nevada to be put back on New York's naughty list.
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 Scott Schiffner of Canada rides "Pudd" during the Professional Bull Riders World Finals
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Mitch Kelly
September 25, 2020 - 4:58 am
Another coronavirus casualty- the Professional Bull Riders World Finals.
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Elderly man with mask and protective gloves leaves the chemist's shop with medicines and instructions.
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Mitch Kelly
September 24, 2020 - 5:51 am
The City of Henderson in partnership with the Southern Nevada Health District is offering more COVID-19 testing opportunities for no charge on Friday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Heritage Park Senior Facility, located at 300 S. Racetrack Road (at Burkholder).
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Coronavirus test - Medical worker taking a throat swab for coronavirus sample from a potentially infected elder man with the isolation gown or protective suits and surgical face masks
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Mitch Kelly
August 12, 2020 - 7:22 am
With many states’ reopening progress being delayed due to spikes in COVID-19, the financial website WalletHub has released updated rankings for the States with the Biggest Health Improvements During COVID-19.
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Exterior of a Planet Fitness location
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Mitch Kelly
July 27, 2020 - 9:23 am
Planet Fitness, one of the largest operators of fitness centers in the country, announced Monday that members and guests will be required to wear a mask at all times while inside all open stores, beginning August 1.
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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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An aerial view shows hotel-casinos and other venues downtown (foreground) and on the Las Vegas Strip
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Mitch Kelly
July 17, 2020 - 9:42 am
Coming off a day of record numbers of new COVID-19 cases comes word that that White House has put Nevada and 10 other states in a so-called “red zone” because it had more than 100 new cases per 100,000 population last week and had more than 10 percent of its diagnostic test results come back...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during a COVID-19 briefing on July 6, 2020 in New York City.
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Associated Press
July 14, 2020 - 7:33 am
Travelling to New York City can be an expensive endeavor, but it will be even moreso if Nevadans don't fill out proper paperwork before landing in the Big Apple.
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Caesars Palace
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Mitch Kelly
July 09, 2020 - 6:03 am
Caesars Entertainment said employees must wear masks or risk losing their job, and now the company is taking its coronavirus guidelines a step further.
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Blood sample for hepatitis A virus (HAV) test
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Mitch Kelly
June 29, 2020 - 6:44 am
Good news on the health front has been hard to come by lately, but the Southern Nevada Health District had some to share on Friday: Our Hepatitis A outbreak is over.
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