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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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"Closed" sign in business window
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Mitch Kelly
June 23, 2020 - 6:10 am
The Cosmopolitan Resort and two locations of Dutch Brothers Coffee are dealing with the ramifications of employees testing postive for COVID-19 this week.
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Mitch Kelly
June 19, 2020 - 5:26 am
The city of Las Vegas has reopened sports fields for organized adult and youth sports.The city of Las Vegas has reopened sports fields for organized youth sports following the safety guidelines provided by the state of Nevada.
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Epidemic concept COVID-19. Coronavirus Test Station. Medical worker in full protective gear takes sample from patient at a COVID-19 drive-thru test site.
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Mitch Kelly
June 11, 2020 - 7:05 am
Clark County, in collaboration with the Southern Nevada Health District and Community Ambulance, will offer free COVID-19 testing for residents of Sandy Valley and Goodsprings on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Sandy Valley Community Center.
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A boy enjoys a waterslide at the opening of Sydney theme park, Wet'n'Wild on December 12, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.
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Mitch Kelly
June 09, 2020 - 7:29 am
Another popular attraction in Las Vegas made a big splash on Monday when it announced its planned reopening date.
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World Series of Poker
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Mitch Kelly
June 09, 2020 - 6:26 am
With the flagship World Series of Pokerpostponed in Las Vegas due to COVID-19 concerns organizers have announced “World Series of Poker Online,” an online poker festival spanning two months.
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Close-up driver washing hands with alcohol gel to prevent infection corona virus covid-19.
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Mitch Kelly
June 02, 2020 - 5:34 am
You might have seen it on the news recently about leaving bottles of hand sanitizer in hot cars and starting fires after a fire department posted a photo on social media of a car door that was burned.
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Mitch Kelly
May 29, 2020 - 8:32 am
University Medical Center will become the first hospital in Nevada to test all admitted patients for COVID-19.
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Aerial view of the Las Vegas Strip
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Mitch Kelly
May 29, 2020 - 6:13 am
After being forced to close for over two months in an attempt to slow to the spread of COVID-19, many "non-essential" Nevada businesses are being allowed to re-open on Friday as Phase 2 of Nevada's "Roadmap To Recovery" gets underway.
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Mitch Kelly
May 27, 2020 - 6:14 am
Nevada Attorney General Aaron D. Ford is advising nursing home residents and their family members to be cautious about having their economic impact payments or "stimulus checks" improperly taken from them
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