Fans said people were passing out from the heat and lack of water outside and just inside the stadium before Sheeran’s cancellation announcement.
Ellen Schmidt is a staff photographer at the RJ. A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, she moved to Las Vegas to intern at the newspaper and was then hired on as staff. Ellen has worked for news organizations including the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Minnesota Public Radio News, the Duluth News Tribune in Duluth, Minnesota and the International Women's Media Foundation.
Land sailors from around the world gathered at Ivanpah Dry Lake, a dry lake bed for America’s Land Sailing Cup. The lake bed is one of the world’s fastest courses.
The Bureau of Land Management gathered more than 1,000 wild horses during the 2020 Diamond Complex wild horse helicopter gather in the Diamond Mountain Range north of Eureka.
Even sheltering indoors, people still have stories to share. The photographs in this essay reveal snippets of how Las Vegans and their families have been affected by the shutdown — and confinement in their homes.