public assistance

Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Associated Press
September 14, 2020 - 4:25 am
Nevada’s application for the Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) Grant Program has been approved.
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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
July 27, 2020 - 5:07 am
Finalized data from the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) show initial claims for unemployment insurance (UI) totaled 15,548 for the week ending July 18, up 882 claims, or 6.0 percent, compared to last week’s total of 14,666.
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backside graduation hats during commencement success graduates of the university
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Mitch Kelly
April 08, 2020 - 5:31 am
Due to the financial hardships many students are facing related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Nevada Board of Regents have voted to temporarily suspend certain provisions related to delinquent accounts for students facing financial hardships through September 30, 2020.
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Line Outside a Slavation Army store
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Mitch Kelly
March 20, 2020 - 10:59 am
Previously, it was stated that The Salvation Army here in Southern Nevada has funding for rental and utilities assistance for those affected by layoffs and closures due to COVID-19.
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Vegas Golden Knights
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Mitch Kelly
March 19, 2020 - 9:50 am
Vegas Golden Knights Owner Bill Foley announced ton Thursday announced an organization-wide efforts to assist part-time game day employees and arena hourly on-call staff who were previously scheduled to work the remaining Golden Knights home games at T-Mobile Arena through the end of the NHL's...
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Scene of Fire at the Alpine Apartments on 12-21-19
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Mitch Kelly
January 27, 2020 - 6:42 am
Officials are reminding anyone who was displaced by last month's fatal fire at the Alpine Apartments downtown has until this Thursday to apply for assistance.
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