The Valley boys basketball team struggled on offense during the first week of the season. The Vikings’ solution on Wednesday was to focus on the other end of the floor.
The Dallas Cowboys usually are the NFL’s most entertaining bad/mediocre team. That mantel has been passed on to the Washington Redskins. And it’s days like Wednesday that are pure gold.
The Las Vegas Wranglers opened a three-game road series against the Colorado Eagles with a 4-3 shootout victory on Wednesday night.
The winter storm front and extremely cold temperatures that have held much of the country in their grip for the past week or so have made the going rough for outdoors lovers, but those conditions also have opened the door of opportunity for waterfowl hunters.
■ LAKE MEAD — While the drop in temperatures and windy conditions have kept some anglers off the water, others are finding good fishing for striped bass by working the shallower waters in Boulder Basin. Swimbaits have worked well in about 10 feet of water, and jigging spoons have been productive at depths of about 30 feet and deeper. The largemouth bass bite has been fair to good, with fish hitting top-water baits early and late in the day. Dark plastics have proven successful.
Las Vegas firefighters were called to battle a two-alarm blaze in the northwest valley Wednesday night.
South Point Arena and Equestrian Center has entered into a multiyear partnership with the Priefert farm, ranch and rodeo equipment manufacturing company to name its arena expansion project the Priefert Pavilion.