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August 22, 2014

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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, August 22, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
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State dumps public-private financing for massive I-15 project
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Nevada Department of Transportation today scrapped plans to use private financing to pay for major overhauls to Interstate 15 in Las Vegas over concerns about affordability. The department instead opted to go with ...
Gas tax hike paves the way for smoother valley roads
Gas tax hike paves the way for smoother valley roads
Sunday, August 17, 2014
The average driver in Southern Nevada will pay $52 a year more to fund several road projects. ...
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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, August 15, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
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‘Very tragic intersection’ on Blue Diamond gets a traffic light
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The traffic light was installed too late to save Helen Liu. The 14-year-old was crossing Blue Diamond Road with a group of friends one night last year when ...
Catch a ride in Las Vegas with new smartphone app
Catch a ride in Las Vegas with new smartphone app
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Starting today, hailing a limousine or town car in Las Vegas is as easy as hitting a button on your smartphone. The new Ride Genie app from locally-based Integrity Vehicle Solutions Co. is the first ...
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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, August 8, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
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Bumpy road to the Grand Canyon Skywalk now paved
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Getting to the Grand Canyon Skywalk used to include a teeth-chattering drive over a washboard road fraught with dips and twists. Motorists have a smoother drive to the Hualapai Tribe's most popular tourist destination now that ...
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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, August 1, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
Private companies hope to use public bus stops for Las Vegas shuttle services
Private companies hope to use public bus stops for Las Vegas shuttle services
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A downtown Las Vegas startup has big plans to make it easier for workers to get around without a car. But there’s a catch — the company wants to use public bus stops to...
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Jackson-Orlando flights in works with Allegiant
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
ow-cost carrier Allegiant Air and Jackson airport officials are awaiting federal approval of two direct flights a week to and from Orlando, Florida. The airline is seeking a subsidy from the...
Australian airline alerted passengers to drug sting
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
An Australian airline apologized on Wednesday for a warning a flight attendant gave passengers who might have been flying high that there were drug-sniffer dogs awaiting them at ...
How a fight in Congress could hurt Nevada’s roadways — and much more
Sunday, July 27, 2014
EDITORIAL:
Congress has to pass a plan in a hurry to make sure the Highway Trust Fund has money to continue operating. If it doesn’t, it would be an economic disaster ...
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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, July 25, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
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Las Vegas airport traffic up 1.3 percent in June
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Passenger traffic at McCarran International Airport has climbed up 1.3 percent compared with a year earlier. Data released Thursday show nearly 3.7 million people arrived and departed from...

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