Nevada

Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Associated Press
April 03, 2020 - 5:30 am
More than 71,400 people filed for unemployment in Nevada last week, according to data released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor, pushing the number of jobless claims since casinos and other businesses closed in mid-March due to the coronavirus past 164,000.
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Caesars Palace
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Mitch Kelly
April 03, 2020 - 5:10 am
Caesars Entertainment says they are moving to the "minimum workforce needed" to keep up basic operations.
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Mitch Kelly
April 02, 2020 - 6:47 am
In support of Governor Sisolak’s directive to stay home for Nevada through April 30, the city of Henderson is complying- and then some.
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 'Help of Southern Nevada' workers check in homeless people as they line up at a temporary homeless shelter set up in a parking lot at Cashman Center on March 28, 2020 in Las Vegas
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Mitch Kelly
April 02, 2020 - 5:55 am
Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada says it plans to re-open its Emergency Night Shelter starting Wednesday.
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Mitch Kelly
April 02, 2020 - 5:12 am
As the number of positive coronavirues cases in Nevada approaches 1,000, some of the newest positive tests involves those working hardest to slow the spread.
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Emblem of the Nevada National Guard
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Paul Ihander
April 01, 2020 - 5:51 pm
Gov. Steve Sisolak activated the National Guard Wednesday to lead Nevada’s fight against the coronavirus and extended his order closing the state’s casinos, schools and nonessential businesses an additional two weeks through April.
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Welcome To Las Vegas Sign with social distancing rules
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Associated Press
April 01, 2020 - 11:40 am
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak is extending his order closing the state’s casinos, schools and non-essential businesses by two weeks, keeping the state’s hospitality industry and most other business shuttered until the end of April.
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drawing of SNHD annex for covid-19 patients
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Mitch Kelly
April 01, 2020 - 6:31 am
The Southern Nevada Health District has agreed to build a 40-bed annex onto its existing location at 280 South Decatur.
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Logo of the Southern Nevada Health District
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Mitch Kelly
April 01, 2020 - 6:16 am
The Southern Nevada Health District is implementing a text and email-based notification system to assist in notifying individuals who have traveled to areas where transmission of COVID-19 is widespread, or who are contacts of a confirmed case.
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Road through Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada
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Mitch Kelly
April 01, 2020 - 6:03 am
In this time when many non-essential businesses have been forced to close to slow the spread of the coronavirus, residents have fewer and fewer places to go when they want to get outside for some fresh air.
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