Las Vegas calls Clark County a deadbeat

Las Vegas has poured a little gas on a long-smoldering fire services dispute with Clark County. At issue: A decades-old agreement that charges the county for services provided by the Las Vegas Fire Department in pockets of unincorporated county within city limits.

Casino operators want options to $965M power plant

CARSON CITY — Southern Nevada hotel-casino operators are asking state regulators to mandate that Nevada Power provide detailed information on other competitive options to contrast with the utility company's preliminary proposal to build a new $965 million gas plant to meet Southern Nevada's future energy needs.

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Here's how you can watch Astros-Royals Game 1

The Major League Baseball American League Division Series between the Houston Astros and the Kansas City Royals kicks off today with the Astros visiting Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Here's everything you need to know if you want to tune in.



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EDITORIAL: MountainView Hospital launches much-needed residency program

The Las Vegas Valley's immature health care system is experiencing a prolonged growth spurt. In the aftermath of the launch of UNLV's medical school, last month MountainView Hospital got word that its internal medicine residency program had been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.

EDITORIAL: New EPA mandate will needlessly hammer Nevada

Federal bureaucrats don't care whether their mandates can be achieved or what consequences might result from their impossible demands. They care foremost about the exercise of their power and the justification of their existence.