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  1. Officials serving eviction notice at Henderson apartment discover 60 catsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Animal control removed about 60 cats from a Henderson apartment today after a tenant was evicted from it, according to police. The Henderson Constable's Office was serving an eviction notice at the Victory Village Apartments, located at 501 E. Lake Mead Parkway, near North Boulder Highway, when they found the cats, Henderson Police spokeswoman Michelle French said.

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  2. For kids at low-income schools, L.V. teacher shortage hits especially hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    An August 2015 examination of the Clark County School District's list of vacancies by school revealed that teacher shortages in the valley's at-risk schools have continued to get worse while schools in wealthy neighborhoods have largely remained unscathed. In her first year at John Park Elementary, Miriam Benitez found herself sounding less like a principal and more like a real estate agent.

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  3. Virgin Valley feels 'it's time to step up, compete' with top teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    From left: Virgin Valley's Joshua Bishop , Garret Hafen and Jaden Hollingshead during the Las Vegas Sun's High School Football media day Monday, July 27, 2015. STEVE MARCUS More expressly, it provided urgency to the Bulldogs, which haven't prevailed in the annual "Hammer Game" against the Pirates in a decade.

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  4. For kids at low-income schools, Las Vegas' teacher shortage hits especially hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    An August 2015 examination of the Clark County School District's list of vacancies by school revealed that teacher shortages in the valley's at-risk schools have continued to get worse while schools in wealthy neighborhoods have largely remained unscathed. In her first year at John Park Elementary, Miriam Benitez found herself sounding less like a principal and more like a real estate agent.

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  5. Tardy! Some UNLV students gripe after Obama motorcade delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Air Force One takes off from McCarran International Airport Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. President Barack Obama gave a keynote address at the National Clean Energy Summit and attended a fundraiser Monday.

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  6. Some students miss class at UNLV after being delayed by Obama's motorcadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Air Force One takes off from McCarran International Airport Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. President Barack Obama gave a keynote address at the National Clean Energy Summit and attended a fundraiser Monday.

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  7. Henderson apartment fire causes $270,000 damage, displaces 8 familiesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Eight families were displaced by a fire that caused about $270,000 damage to a Henderson apartment building this afternoon, according to a fire department spokeswoman. A neighbor reported the fire about 1:20 p.m. at the Highland Village Apartments, located at 301 Taylor St., near Boulder Highway and Lake Mead Parkway, according to spokeswoman Kathleen Richards.

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  8. 2 injured after entering burning Henderson home to save petsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Two people were hospitalized for smoke inhalation Thursday night after escaping a Henderson house fire but going back in to rescue the family pets, according to the city. Fire crews were called about 10:15 p.m. to the single-family home in the 800 block of Sandsprings Street, near Lake Mead Parkway and Olsen Street, according to a Henderson press release.

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  9. US poet laureate to appear at Nevada State CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The first Hispanic poet laureate of the United States is making a visit to Las Vegas for a free public reading at a new 250-seat theater at the Nevada State College in Henderson. Clark County Poet Laureate Bruce Isaacson says the 7 p.m. appearance next Wednesday by Juan Felipe Herrera will mark Herrera's first visit to Nevada since he was named in June by the Library of Congress as poet laureate.

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  10. Smoking blamed for fire at Henderson apartment complexRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Careless smoking sparked a fire at a Henderson apartment complex Friday morning that displaced about 20 residents and pets, according to the Henderson Fire Department. About 1:40 a.m., firefighters responded to the Morrell Park Apartments at 525 Harris St., near Boulder Highway and Basic Road, to find heavy smoke and fire coming from a first-floor apartment unit, the department said in a news release.

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  11. Coroner: Body found at Lake Mead is missing fishermanRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A body recovered Tuesday at Lake Mead has been confirmed as that of 67-year-old boater James E. Schafer, who went missing last week , according to the Clark County Coroner's Office. Schafer, a Henderson resident, was reported missing about 5 p.m. Aug. 10 after the 17-foot BassCat boat he took out for a fishing trip was reported floating unoccupied on the lake, according to the National Park Service.

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  12. Gaming regulators give final approval to Penn National's purchase of TropicanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously agreed that Penn National can buy the Strip resort for $360 million, which the casino company said it would do in April. The Gaming Control Board gave the sale initial approval about two weeks ago.

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  13. Bag that prompted evacuation of Henderson stores found to be trashRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Authorities have determined a suspicious bag reported outside a Henderson Babies R Us store was trash, according to Henderson Police. Officers were dispatched about 11:30 a.m. to investigate a report of the bag outside the business at 510 N. Stephanie St., near Warm Springs Road, Henderson Police spokeswoman Kathleen Richards said.

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  14. Near-record highs forecast for valley; Henderson shelters close after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A strong area of high pressure moving in from New Mexico was set to bring high temperatures Saturday and even trigger an excessive heat warning Sunday through Monday, according to the National Weather Service. The warning will be in effect from noon Sunday through 8 p.m. Monday, but temperatures will remain above normal until Wednesday.

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  15. Thunderstorm dumps heavy rain, knocks out powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A pedestrian runs along South Eastern Avenue in an unsuccessful attempt to avoid getting wet during a heavy rainstorm Thursday in the Las Vegas Valley. Intense storms brought rain, lightning and winds in excess of 60 mph Thursday afternoon to the Las Vegas Valley, causing traffic-snarling car accidents, mass power outages and flooding at multiple intersections, according to the National Weather Service and NV Energy.

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  16. Photo: Flood runoff pours into a storm drain on Sunset RoRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Flood runoff pours into a storm drain on Sunset Road at Whitney Ranch Drive during a thunderstorm in Henderson on Aug. 13, 2015.

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  17. Police say robber hits another U.S. Bank branch in Las VegasRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A U.S. Bank branch in the northwest valley was robbed this morning, the latest in a series of valley robberies at the banking chain, according to Metro Police. Police were called about 11:50 a.m. to 7005 N. Durango Drive, near Elkhorn Road, where it appears a lone robber held up the bank, Officer Michael Rodriguez said.

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  18. Our favorite steakhouses in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Las Vegas Strip, as a dining capital of the world, features some of the best steakhouses on the planet, as Brock Radke, food and nightlife guru at sister publication the Las Vegas Weekly, and I listed and detailed last Thursday in the Weekly . But don't discount the meat meccas off the Strip in downtown Las Vegas, Henderson, Summerlin and other non-Strip locales - as well as on the Strip in unexpected establishments.

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  19. Jeb Bush making stops today in North Las Vegas, RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush is making his fourth trip in three months to early-caucus state Nevada, with stops planned in Reno and North Las Vegas. Bush has scheduled a noon meet-and-greet Wednesday at a hotel next to Reno-Tahoe International Airport before heading for a 5:30 p.m. town hall meeting at a North Las Vegas community center.

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  20. Complaint filed against Henderson slot route operatorRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Nevada Gaming Control Board has filed a 13-count complaint against the owner of a slot machine route company in Henderson, accusing him of failing to report $1 million in transactions, improperly sending slot machines to tribal casinos in California and a host of other charges. The complaint, posted Monday, says John-Martin Meyer and his company Perpetual Gaming should be fined and action should be taken against his license.

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