Nevada

Associated Press
January 04, 2021 - 5:02 am
Joe Neal, Nevada’s first Black state senator and a two-time candidate for governor, died Thursday night. He was 85.
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national Guard in place for coronavirus testing at UNLV's Stan Fulton Building on 11-230-20
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Mitch Kelly
December 31, 2020 - 5:17 am
Clark County, the Southern Nevada Health District, University Medical Center, the Nevada National Guard, local cities and ambulance companies have conducted more than 500,000 COVID-19 tests, a new milestone in the community’s response to the pandemic.
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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak speaks during a press conference in the Nevada State Legislature Building in Carson City on June 24, 2020.
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Associated Press
December 31, 2020 - 5:03 am
Nevada health officials said that nearly 26,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines — about 16% of the state’s initial December allocation — have been administered and they announced plans to move people older than 75 to the next tier of its distribution plan.
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Doctor fills injection syringe with vaccine
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Mitch Kelly
December 30, 2020 - 5:22 am
As Nevada Medicaid, the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange/Nevada Health Link, and the Division of Insurance (DOI) are preparing for the mass vaccination of Nevada residents for COVID-19, many people are asking “how will I get the vaccine?”
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Nila Davis (L) deals cards to Becky Lewis of Texas at a blackjack table with plexiglass safety shield dividers at Excalibur Hotel & Casino after the Las Vegas Strip
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Mitch Kelly
December 30, 2020 - 5:15 am
The state gaming control board released the gaming win numbers on Tuesday.
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A vehicle drives by a sign at the State of Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) as the coronavirus continues to spread on April 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
December 29, 2020 - 6:09 am
With President Trump signing the new Covid relief bill over the weekend, many Nevadans have had questions about how their benefits will be affected.
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Homeless man sleeping on Las Vegas Boulevard North
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Associated Press
December 29, 2020 - 5:26 am
Problems magnified by the pandemic, but not the virus itself, are being blamed for a rise in deaths in the Las Vegas area’s homeless population.
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Scene of fatal car-trike crash on Sahara and I-15 on 9-9-20
Nevada Highway Patrol
Mitch Kelly
December 29, 2020 - 5:21 am
Despite a pandemic-induced shutdown keeping many people at home, Nevada has seen more road deaths when compared with recent years.
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Mitch Kelly
December 27, 2020 - 4:20 am
For the next two weeks, Nevada Highway Patrol will be increasing DUI enforcement, targeting drivers who’ve been celebrating the holidays a little too much.
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The US Capitol in the afternoon before lawmakers vote to pass a $900 billion coronavirus relief bill on December 21, 2020 in Washington, DC
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Associated Press
December 24, 2020 - 4:07 pm
Nevada officials overseeing the state’s unemployment insurance system blasted the U.S. Congress for gridlock that has prevented passage of a bill that extends benefits for laid-off workers amid the pandemic.
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