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3 hrs ago | CBS Local

206 Medical Marijuana Applications

The number includes 70 applications related to cultivation, 90 in the dispensary category, one in the laboratory category and 45 in production.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana

5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Republican Activists Push Party On Gay Marriage

As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions, part of a broader campaign to get the GOP to appeal to younger voters by de-emphasizing social issues.

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Related Topix: US News, Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Las Vegas, NV

9 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

Common Core standards for 2014-15 discussed

The controversial educational platform known as Common Core took center stage in Carson City on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Carson City, NV, Washoe County, NV

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Popularity of electric cars growing in S. Nevada

More and more owners of electric cars are plugging in for their power. The Las Vegas area now has more than 100 electric charging stations for cars, from casinos to businesses to the Clark County Government Center.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet

Las Vegas Review Journal

Cooney found guilty of shooting, paralyzing her son

Linda Cooney, 66, enters Clark County District Court on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Las Vegas, NV

CBS Local

Valley Hospital Adding Psychiatric Beds

A Las Vegas hospital has announced plans to add a psychiatric unit as part of an effort to divert mentally ill patients from Clark County's overcrowded emergency rooms.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV

KTVN Reno

1 dead, gunman sought in Las Vegas shooting

Las Vegas police Lt. Dave Valenta tells the Las Vegas Review-Journal that officers responding to reports of gunfire on Harris Avenue about 7:30 p.m. Monday found a man wounded in a parking lot.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas Review Journal

Annual Clark County Children's Festival to offer fun and learning for all ages

Members of the Winchester Star Catchers dance program perform at the 2013 Clark County Children's Festival.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, NV, Winchester, NV

The Las Vegas Sun

Three takeaways from health care symposium

A group of medical professionals joined forces last week at UNLV to discuss health disparities among women, minorities and the elderly in Nevada.

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Related Topix: Suicide

Las Vegas Review Journal

Henderson police to target drivers and pedestrians disobeying crosswalk laws

City traffic officers will be looking for drivers not paying attention to pedestrians in crosswalks and pedestrians not crossing streets safely or legally.

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Related Topix: Henderson, NV

Mon Apr 21, 2014

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

S. Nevada gets money to keep the Strip safe from terrorists

A terrorist attack has never happened on the Las Vegas Strip. Because of that, Clark County's emergency manager says the county has been getting less money to prevent any future attack.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV

The Spectrum

Supporters hold 'patriots' rally for Cliven Bundy at Virgin River

Supporters gathered at 'Camp Bundy' for a rally Friday to celebrate Cliven Bundy's self-proclaimed victory over the Bureau of Land Management's decision April 12, when it stopped impounding his cattle.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Las Vegas, NV, Mesquite, NV

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

I-Team: Bundy's 'ancestral rights' come under scrutiny

Both sides are fighting over history, with federal courts denying Bundy's claims of "ancestral rights" on the Virgin River valley.

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Related Topix: Bunkerville, NV

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

An abbreviated look at rancher Cliven Bundy's family history

It has been widely reported that Cliven Bundy's family claims to have ranched in the Bunkerville area since the 1870s even though a federal judge held a different view of Bundy's history.

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Related Topix: Bunkerville, NV, Mesquite, NV, Las Vegas, NV

The Las Vegas Sun

Superintendent announces plan to raise graduation rate, test scores

Clark County Schools Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky called on the Las Vegas community to support his efforts to improve the nation's fifth-largest school system during his inaugural "State of the District" address today.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Health district offers no-cost immunizations for uninsured children

With hundreds of thousands of residents living in Clark County and millions of tourists visiting each year, the Southern Nevada Health District works hard to track and treat infectious diseases.

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Related Topix: Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

News 88.9 KNPR

States Look At Marijuana Laws

Nevada's medical marijuana law took effect this month, but much more needs to be done before dispensaries pop up in strip malls from Las Vegas to Mesquite.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Las Vegas, NV

Free Republic

Must See Video: BLM Whistleblower — Reid Bunkerville LLC. Owns Land Around the Bundy Ranch

You saw his proof. Now meet BLM Whistleblower Rusty Hill who uncovered the corporations and shady land deals connected to Reid Bunkerville LLC, Zion Bank Corp, and BLM lands surrounding the Bundy properties.

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Related Topix: Bunkerville, NV

Sun Apr 20, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Coroner identifies North Las Vegas shooting victim

A man killed in a domestic disturbance in which another person was wounded has been identified by the Clark County coroner.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, North Las Vegas, NV

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Brush fire burns six acres in Moapa Valley

A large brush fire burned about six acres Friday afternoon and threatened several homes, barns and livestock in the Moapa Valley.

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Related Topix: Fire, Moapa Valley, NV, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Overton, NV, Bunkerville, NV

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