Nevada

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
July 20, 2020 - 7:01 am
The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) announced over the weekend that Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) claimants can now file for an appeal online.
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Rain clouds over Las Vegas
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Mitch Kelly
July 20, 2020 - 6:27 am
Las Vegas officially saw its first precipitation since April on Sunday when a trace of precipitation was recorded at McCarran International Airport.
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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
July 20, 2020 - 5:08 am
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced he no longer plans to keep lawmakers in the state capital for a second special legislative session to address criminal justice and coronavirus-related concerns of business and worker groups legal liability and worker protections.
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Associated Press
July 20, 2020 - 5:04 am
The Nevada Legislature approved immense cuts to the state’s health and education budgets on Sunday in an effort to rebalance the state budget amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and plummeting revenue projections.
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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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Associated Press
July 17, 2020 - 5:07 am
After a week of mostly behind-the-scenes discussions, the Nevada Legislature’s emergency special session grew contentious Thursday during middle-of-the-night sparring over a proposal to cap tax deductions for mining businesses that stalled hours after it was introduced.
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Nevada Betting On Health Safety As Las Vegas Casinos Reopen
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Associated Press
July 17, 2020 - 5:01 am
At least 123 visitors to Nevada tested positive for the coronavirus while visiting the state in recent weeks or shortly after returning home, according to state health data.
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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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The Alan Stock Answer
July 16, 2020 - 8:47 am
On today's "Answer", Alan takes the common sense approach for what Governor Sisolak's approach should be during the coronavirus pandemic and the legislature's special session.
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Rest Area on U.S. 95 south of Searchlight
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Mitch Kelly
July 16, 2020 - 8:02 am
The Nevada Department of Transportation had to close the Southern Nevada Visitor’s Center rest area along U.S. Highway 95, roughly 17 miles south of Searchlight due to a bee infestation on Wednesday.
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Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford with wrongly convicted man Demarlo Barry
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Associated Press
July 16, 2020 - 7:02 am
A Las Vegas man who was wrongfully convicted in a 1994 murder and freed from prison in 2017 after more than 22 years behind bars has been granted a certificate of his innocence and approved to receive $2.25 million in damages.
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