Incumbent Democratic Assemblyman Alexander Assefa is facing two minor party candidates in his bid to retain his Assembly District 42 seat.
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.
Democratic Assemblyman Steve Yeager is seeking re-election against a first-time Assembly candidate, Republican Barbara Altman.
Two women — Democrat Shondra Summers-Armstrong and Republican Katie Duncan — are seeking to replace Assemblyman William McCurdy II in Assembly District 6.
Democrat Jason Frierson, speaker of the Nevada Assembly, is facing Republican challenger Eddie Facey in his bid for re-election in District 8.
Democrat Cameron “C.H.” Miller will face Republican Anthony “Tony” Palmer in the race for Assembly District 7. Both candidates are in their first run for office.
Ex-Henderson police chief LaTesha Watson is suing her former employer, claiming she faced discrimination. The city says her claims are unsubstantiated.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal and its reporters took home a variety of awards this month in the Nevada Press Foundation 2020 Awards of Excellence.
Former Las Vegas Review-Journal editors Don Digilio and Thomas Mitchell were among five Nevada Press Association inductees in 2020.
Sharon Cleary Fife, 82, died just four days after her 60th wedding anniversary. Both she and her husband were hospitalized with COVID-19 last month.
The city says bypassing a requirement to have the City Council approve contracts worth more than $100,000 will help officials quickly respond to the pandemic.
Henderson is pressing pause on new short-term rental registrations nearly a year after regulating the homes. Officials had planned to review the program after a year.
The city of Henderson and the Southern Nevada Health District will offer free coronavirus testing on three dates over the next two weeks.
Las Vegas Councilwoman Michele Fiore called city compliance observers “snitches.” The program was implemented after Clark County was designated a red zone.
County commissioners voted unanimously Wednesday to allow marijuana dispensaries to operate drive-thru windows in unincorporated Clark County.