Sierra Oeste, considered for years one of the most violent neighborhoods in Las Vegas, has undergone a year-long makeover that has already shown serious benefits for residents and police alike.
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The Clark County coroner’s office identified the man who was found dead in a Henderson drainage ditch Sunday afternoon.
Landlord Gerald Catania knew the man killed Monday in a shootout on the Strip as a soft-spoken, polite tenant. “I didn’t know him as a bad person, I just seen him as my renter,” Catania said. Christopher Boudinot was fatally shot by a Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada security officer after he was asked to get off a public bus because of a disturbance, according to Las Vegas police.
The idea got a frosty reception in rural Nevada, but U.S. Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada says he intends to keep pushing for the withdrawal of 805,100 acres of federal land in Lincoln and Nye counties.
Henderson police are investigating a body found Sunday in a drainage ditch near Boulder Highway and Galleria Drive, a city spokesman said.
Child advocates want to see long overdue change come out of the Blue Ribbon committee that’s examining Clark County’s child welfare system and courts. But the committee may need more time to accomplish that.
One Bob might push a controversial and dragged-out $200 million stadium deal across the finish line on Wednesday The other Bob has been the deal’s loudest opponent.
The big names set to decide Nevada’s biggest issues will sit down next month for a legislative panel discussion co-hosted by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
A man was hospitalized following an apartment fire in the southeast valley on Sunday, the Clark County Fire Department said.
Charles Cushinery isn’t just one of 10 finalists nationwide for the GRAMMY Music Educator Award. The Clark High School orchestra teacher and music department coordinator is a finalist for the second time.
Veterans have come forward with complaints about tactics employed by the Veterans Benefits Administration, which demands that veterans prove their injuries were service-related but can deny claims without proving anything.
A Las Vegas car wash employee says he does not recall the moment a car plowed into his back and another man’s leg before speeding off while they were cleaning another car Thursday afternoon.
A North Las Vegas police officer who was fired in 2007 won his job back in September, along with back pay and attorney’s fees estimated at $500,000. Then in November, the city fired Timothy Frabbiele the day after they reinstated him.
Lyle and Daphne Hoffman of Las Vegas renewed their vows after 32 years of marriage Saturday. On a special day, at a special place and with special friends.
Overnight snow produced enough of a dusting to stick on Mount Charleston and the Sheep Range mountains. But National Weather Service meteorologist Chris Outler said sunny skies on Sunday and Monday will likely prevent any further snow until Tuesday.
A barricade situation in the northwest valley ended after three hours Saturday when a burglary suspect surrendered to Las Vegas police.
The Nevada Republican Party Executive Board on Saturday passed a resolution calling for rebellious members of the Assembly GOP caucus to unite or face recall elections.
Models wearing fashions from China, Egypt, Germany, Africa and other countries strutted down the runway at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum on Saturday morning.
One man was injured when a sport utility vehicle rolled over on Blue Diamond Road, near state Route 159, on Saturday afternoon.
The first medical marijuana dispensary in Nevada is yet to open, but the lawsuits are already flying as applicants jockey for a starting position in the state’s green gold rush.
A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries late Friday night after being hit by a pick-up truck in the southeast valley, according to Las Vegas police.
The American and Italian flags hang from the front of a tunneling machine that just finished drilling a three-mile tunnel under Lake Mead and into a water intake structure placed at the bottom of the reservoir in 2012.