An Army veteran beaten by a man he met at a North Carolina bar died Saturday afternoon, nearly a week after being hospitalized with burns so bad that parts of both arms had to be amputated, police and his partner said.
Las Vegas police are investigating the shooting death of a person at an apartment complex at 5801 W. Lake Mead Blvd., near North Jones Boulevard.
Las Vegas might be getting an NHL franchise soon, but the NHL probably can’t match the charm of the Western States Hockey League. A Las Vegas Storm game at the Las Vegas Ice Center smacks of hockey played on a frozen pond, only with a Zamboni coming out between periods.
Brigham Young took advantage of several missed opportunities by UNLV to beat the Rebels, 42-23. Rebels quarterback Blake Decker was injured in the third quarter and didn’t return.
John Bowers’ teaching honors include UNLV’s Barrick Distinguished Scholar Award and a Guggenheim Fellowship and he has written scholarly works about literary classics and canonical authors. Almost through serendipity the English professor reached out to a much wider audience through The Great Courses.
The Rock ‘n’ Roll 5k run brought out runners of all kinds Saturday night. The race started at 6 p.m. on streets surrounding the SLS Hotel at Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara Avenue.
Erik Karnehed needed a rest, and the junior midfielder for the Palo Verde boys soccer team did what he could to get the attention of the Panthers’ bench.
Arbor View girls soccer coach Jay Howard could see how nervous his team was in the opening 15 minutes Saturday.
RENO — The first set of Saturday’s Division I state championship girls volleyball match between Coronado and Shadow Ridge had five sets written all over it.
RENO — In sweeping two consecutive state tournament matches in straight sets, Faith Lutheran made it look easy.