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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

Vegas police: Slain boy was from California, mother sought

A 7-year-old boy from San Jose, California, was the child whose body was found near a highway outside Las Vegas on May 28, and his mother is suspected of killing him, police said Monday.

GOP chair expects Laxalt to run for Senate in Nevada

The head of the Senate Republican political arm says he expects former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt to challenge Democratic Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada next year.

Drought-stricken Southern Nevada enacts ban on 'non-functional' grass

A new Nevada law will outlaw about 40% of the grass in the Las Vegas area in an effort to conserve water.

Feds: Nevada flower near mine should be protected

An extremely rare wildflower that grows only in Nevada's high desert where an Australian mining company wants to dig for lithium should be protected under the Endangered Species Act.

Law enforcement focuses on pedestrian traffic violators this month

The Nevada Highway Patrol and other law enforcement agencies will be out in force this month looking for drivers who endanger pedestrians.