A woman who fell from a jet ski into Lake Mead on Thursday morning was not wearing a life jacket, the National Park Service said.
Jeanne Sharp Howerton grew up on a ranch about 100 miles north of the Nevada Test Site. “I didn’t know life without the bombs,” she says.
The Sunset Road viewing area at Harry Reid International Airport will reopen on Friday after being closed for 26 months for the pandemic.
The crash occurred around 11:15 p.m. in the area of East Sahara Avenue and South Eastern Avenue.
A majority of the patients requiring hospitalization are 70 or older, and the number of people being admitted to the ICU for care or who require mechanical ventilation remain near all-time lows.
Nevada received a $3.8 million grant to fund a pilot program that will allow law enforcement officers to virtually call behavioral health specialists as they respond to mental health calls in rural parts of the state.
The crash was reported about 9 a.m. Saturday on Charleston Boulevard near Decatur Boulevard, police said.
Seven-month-old Amelia Gamboa was found dead in her home in December.
The precipitous drop of Lake Mead this spring has slowed down in past week.
Tim Szymanski, a public education and information officer, said his last day with the department is expected to be Aug. 18.
A pedestrian who attempted to run across Tropicana Avenue near the Las Vegas Strip on Tuesday evening was critically injured when they were struck by a vehicle, Las Vegas police said.
Police body cameras captured officers evacuating residents from apartments during a massive, fast-spreading fire in downtown Las Vegas.
A train car briefly caught fire in downtown Las Vegas on Tuesday afternoon.
Some desert bighorn sheep from Nevada have been given an important mission: Help rebuild a neighboring state’s bighorn population.
If you have outdoor grass, you can remove it and convert to desert landscape — and get paid to do so.