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Rosen announces grants for underserved populations

U.S. Sen. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev., on Thursday announced grants totaling $55.5 million to address COVID-19 disparities among high risk and underserved populations.

Sisolak signs law to automatically send mail ballots

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed into law Friday a measure requiring mail-in ballots to be automatically sent to active voters in future elections.

Reid says 'so-called split' of Nevada Democrats 'exaggerated'

Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid defended embattled Nevada Democratic Party Chair Judith Whitmer .

Sisolak signs law giving Nevada first presidential primary

Gov. Steve Sisolak signed into law Friday a bill that would make the Nevada the first to vote in the 2024 presidential primary contests, bumping Iowa and New Hampshire from their leadoff spots.

Nevada plans new drug combination for late-July execution

Nevada prison officials disclosed Thursday that they want to use a never-before-tried combination of drugs for the state's first lethal injection in 15 years.

Nevada Supreme Court rejects challenge to Ross Miller’s election

The Nevada Supreme Court has rejected Stavros Anthony’s demand for a new election, affirming his loss to Ross Miller in a Clark County Commission race.

Lake Mead falls to record low level

The surface elevation of Lake Mead along the Nevada-Arizona border dipped to 1,071.56 feet at 11 p.m. on Wednesday.

May roadway fatalities in Nevada double from 2020

Nevada suffered twice as many roadway fatalities this May as there were in the same month of 2020.

Truck driver gets 16 years in crash that killed 5 bicyclists near Las Vegas

An Arizona box truck driver who plowed into bicyclists on a stretch of Nevada highway last December, killing five and injuring four, was sentenced Wednesday to a minimum of 16 years in Nevada state prison.

Nevada parks open for free on Saturday

All 28 of Nevada’s state parks will be open to visitors for free on Saturday.

Sisolak signs public health insurance law

The law is designed to create a health plan for all Nevadans that is less expensive but at least as generous as Medicare.

Nevada Democrats bypass state party, deepen internal split

A divide among Nevada Democrats has deepened as top Democratic officials opted to bypass the state party and set up an alternate party organization in Washoe County ahead of next year's election.

Board of Examiners approves 160 contracts in wake of 2021 Legislature

The Board of Examiners on Tuesday approved 160 contracts, many of them needed to implement decisions made by the 2021 Legislature.

Nevada judge OK's setting late-July execution in shotgun murders

A judge said Monday that prosecutors in Las Vegas can set a date in late July for Nevada's first execution in 15 years

Mom arrested in killing of boy found in Las Vegas

A mother from San Jose, California, was arrested Tuesday in Denver less than 12 hours after she was identified as the killer of her 7-year-old son, whose body was found by hikers outside Las Vegas more than 10 days ago

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