Nevada

Photo Courtesy: Senator Jacky Rosen
January 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KXNT) - On Wednesday, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after participating in a press conference with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) highlighting the devastating impacts of the government shutdown on federal workers and their families...
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January 16, 2019 - 12:46 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KXNT) - U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) today called on Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell to bring House-passed legislation to reopen shuttered government agencies up for a vote. In a speech on the Senate floor, Senator Cortez Masto shared the stories of two...
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January 14, 2019 - 3:12 pm
BOULDER CITY, NV (KXNT) - Lake Mead National Recreation Area will resume routine custodial services and trash pickup, using revenue generated by recreation fees. National Park Service officials have determined that by using Federal Land and Recreation Enhancement funds to immediately bring back...
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January 11, 2019 - 4:16 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - Who knew there was such thing as the Nevada Bike and Advisory Board. Well, there is. The Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board (NBPAB) is offering funding opportunities to Nevada government and non-profit organizations for bicycle and pedestrian safety and education...
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January 11, 2019 - 2:58 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Senate Democrats have just re-introduced bill to ban assault weapons and expand federal background checks for gun sales, measures welcomed by advocates for gun-violence prevention. Democrats in the U-S Senate are trying again to tighten up gun laws by bringing back the...
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January 10, 2019 - 2:35 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - The City of Henderson’s Animal Care and Control Facility achieved a significant accomplishment. By attaining a save rate of 91.5 percent, the facility may rightfully claim recognition as a “no-kill” shelter for 2018. (Per national shelter standards, the term “no-kill’ signals...
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January 10, 2019 - 12:19 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Carson City, NV – More money is coming into the state of Nevada. On Thursday, Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford agreed to settlements with both Fiat Chrysler and Robert Bosch related to “defeat device” software intended to circumvent applicable emissions standards for...
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January 10, 2019 - 12:07 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - If you've never me an NFL player in person, you'll have a chance this week. NFL champion Brandon Marshall, with the support of the Denver Broncos and his fans, will provide special FEEL gift boxes for 16 deserving North Las Vegas families. The FEEL Boxes are designed to assist...
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January 10, 2019 - 11:49 am
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - The College of Southern Nevada is pleased to announce the hiring of an internationally experienced fundraiser as the new executive director of the CSN Foundation. Barbara Talisman brings more than 30 years of experience to her new role at CSN from a diverse array of philanthropic...
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December 31, 2018 - 3:24 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) - New numbers show Nevada marijuana sales are continuing to grow. The Nevada Department of Taxation announced Monday that Nevada had nearly $42 million in marijuana sales in October, which generated $8.24 million in tax revenue for the state. The Taxation Department reports that...
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