Hearing set for smoking ban lawsuit

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Clark County District Judge William Kephart set a hearing date of June 26 for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against defendants in a lawsuit filed June 12 over a ballot initiative petition that would outlaw smoking in … [Read more...]

Lawsuit filed against Mesquite Smoking Ban

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A lawsuit was filed in Clark County District Court on Tuesday, June 12 seeking an injunction against a ballot initiative petition that would outlaw smoking in casinos, private apartments and townhomes, and other outdoor areas in Mesquite. The … [Read more...]

Town hall about superintendent search draws meager turnout

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By Jackie Valley Nevada Independent https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/town-hall-about-superintendent-search-draws-meager-turnout The first town hall meeting regarding the hunt for the Clark County School District’s next superintendent … [Read more...]

2018 Southern Nevada Homeless Census

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Upcoming: 2018 Southern Nevada Homeless Census The 2018 Homeless Census and Survey will launch on January 24th. Hundreds of volunteers are needed to serve as Census Workers to canvas our neighborhoods! Census Workers will help get a visual … [Read more...]

Reports indicate possible reduction in Gold Butte Monument

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According to reports in the Wall Street Journal and other media outlets, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending President Donald Trump make cutbacks and other changes to “nearly half the geographic national monuments he recently … [Read more...]

Interior Secretary declares public lands are not for sale

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Under the hot July sun and with the Gold Butte National Monument visible in the background, U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke told reporters Sunday afternoon that “public land is not for sale.” “I’m an advocate for monuments,” Zinke … [Read more...]

Health District honored for excellence in public health

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Local program is one of 41 nationwide to receive a “Model Practice Award” in 2017 LAS VEGAS – The Southern Nevada Health District was honored with the Model Practice Award at the 2017 Annual Conference of the National Association of County and … [Read more...]

Southern Nevada Health District

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The Southern Nevada Health District received confirmation that the first Aedes aegypti mosquitoes identified in Southern Nevada have tested negative for the Zika virus. Testing for Zika was completed on two of the mosquitoes by the Nevada Department … [Read more...]

New library breaks ground

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Approaching triple digit weather, many community members and former city officials came together with Mesquite’s current administration to welcome Mesquite’s newest library as it begins its building process. Officials and Trustees with the Las … [Read more...]

Unrestrained Driver Ejected in Rollover Crash

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Preliminary investigation revealed that on May 23, 2017 at approximately 12 p.m., a green Honda Civic 4-door was traveling southbound on IR15 on the Glendale (exit 91) off ramp. The Honda was traveling at a speed to fast for conditions. The driver … [Read more...]