North Las Vegas Councilman Richard Cherchio defeated challenger Pete Shields to win another four-year term on the council Tuesday night.
Blake Apgar joined the Review-Journal as a general assignment reporter in January 2017 after graduating from the University of Minnesota. He interned at the Review-Journal in the summer of 2016, and now covers North Las Vegas and Henderson government. He was raised in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Henderson City Manager Richard Derrick will get at least one more year on the job and a $10,000 bonus, the city council decided this week.
Police suspect a homicide that occurred on the 4700 block of Marnell Drive, near Mountain Vista Street and Harmon Avenue, is a case of self-defense.
Boulder City officials this week received an unsolicited anonymous donation of more than $1.34 million to benefit a community pool at Broadbent Park.
Cory Booker on Tuesday preached unity and gave insight into policy proposals during his third Nevada stop since announcing his campaign for president.
A Southern Nevada company will show off its box room prototype at a Department of Housing and Urban Development event on the National Mall starting Saturday.
New York City Mayor and presidential hopeful Bill de Blasio visited with veterans Saturday morning during one of his campaign stops this weekend in Las Vegas.
Incumbent Councilman Richard Cherchio and longtime businessman Pete Shields are squaring off on the future of development in North Las Vegas.
A HUD policy the department says is meant to allow local shelters more flexibility is spurring critics to say it allows discrimination.
The North Las Vegas City Council unanimously approved an ordinance banning smoking of any kind in some areas of public parks.
The Henderson City Council on Tuesday night unanimously approved bringing a Vegas Golden Knights community ice arena to downtown.
The new positions are spread across many city departments, including the North Las Vegas Police Department, libraries and the city clerk’s office.
Henderson officials will vote next week on whether to spend $10.7 million to bring a Golden Knights hockey facility to its downtown, replacing the aging Henderson Convention Center.