Two people escaped with minor injuries after their helicopter crash-landed south of Gardnerville in Northern Nevada early this week.
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Las Vegas Fire Chief Willie McDonald and American Medical Response officials, after feuding since March over delivering patients to hospitals, have been working in tandem to reach a contract extension agreement acceptable to both the city and AMR.
A North Las Vegas worker died in a railcar tanker late overnight.
A small airplane with engine trouble struck a pickup during an emergency landing on a Nevada highway Saturday morning and no one died, authorities said.
Three recent deaths at Lake Mead have brought cautions by National Park Service officials: wear your life jacket, watch out for big waves and make judgment calls.
An unlucky duckling waddled its way into an underground Las Vegas storm drain Friday. But with the help of a good Samaritan and a crew of city firefighters and animal rescue staff, this little bird’s fortune looked up.
Clark County firefighters are battling a blaze at the top of the Bellagio parking structure on the Las Vegas Strip.
Search and rescue operations are underway for yet another missing swimmer at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
Las Vegas Fire and Rescue’s bomb squad is on the scene of a possible explosive device at a Walker Furniture store, located 4150 E. Cheyenne Ave., near Lamb Boulevard.
The Silverado Station post office forced to close its doors to the public following a portable toilet fire on its roof July 6 will reopen on Saturday.
Crews have reported progress on a western Nevada wildfire that had threatened the ranch of former casino owner John Ascuaga.
One person was hit by a car Thursday afternoon near West Charleston and South Rainbow boulevards.
A man’s body was found in a Henderson public pool Thursday morning, the city of Henderson said.
A single-vehicle rollover shut down the Las Vegas Boulevard offramp on U.S Highway 95 Thursday morning, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
Clark County firefighters will get a 1.5 percent cost-of-living pay increase under an agreement reached between county management and the firefighters’ union.
As Metro’s Search and Rescue team faced being re-accredited by the Mountain Rescue Association, they were called out on a series of Memorial Day weekend emergencies, including the rescue of a fallen climber at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
Las Vegas firefighters responded to a fire at a vacant downtown apartment building Saturday night. Las Vegas Fire and Rescue spokesman Tim Szymanski said fire dispatchers received several calls at 10:29 p.m.
Clark County firefighters would get a 1.5 percent cost-of-living pay increase under a tentative agreement reached between county management and the firefighters’ union.
A 75-year-old pedestrian struck by a Kingman Fire Department staff vehicle in Northwestern Arizona on Monday morning died Wednesday.
Clark County firefighters will have body armor when they aid law enforcement officers in situations involving active shooters and mass casualties, fire officials said Thursday.
A game warden and a park ranger “miraculously” found a woman without a life jacket in the middle of Lake Mead about 8 p.m., more than three hours after she started treading water.
Fatal crashes in Southern Nevada have dropped sharply through the first half of 2014, authorities said. But there’s still work to be done.
The condition of a woman who suffered a medical episode on Monday prior to crashing her car into a wall on U.S. Highway 95, near Tropicana Avenue, remained unknown Tuesday, a Nevada Highway Patrol spokesman said.