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  1. Las Vegas Completing Last Straw to Draw Lake Mead WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KOLO-TV Reno

    It took $817 million, two starts, more than six years and one worker's life to drill a so-called "Third Straw" for Las Vegas to keep getting water from a shrinking Lake Mead. The pipeline is 600 feet underground, where a 3-mile tunnel runs horizontally to an intake at the very bottom of the lake.

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  2. Hammon to Become 1st Female Head Coach of NBA Summer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Becky Hammon is about to become the first woman to serve as the head coach of an NBA summer league team. San Antonio announced Friday that Hammon will lead the Spurs during summer league play in Las Vegas.

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  3. Rand Paul Making Nevada Campaign Stops MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The events are part of his "Stand with Rand" tour and are being hosted by local activists and supporters. Paul has visited Nevada several times since announcing his presidential bid, including an April rally in Las Vegas.

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  4. Governor's Points of Lights Awards Accepting Nominations Through JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nominations are being accepted through June 30th for extraordinary volunteer efforts of Nevadans throughout the state. Finalists selected will be recognized at the Governor's Points of Light Awards Ceremony October 8, 2015 at Bally's Las Vegas Nevada.

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  5. Sandoval Signs Proclamation for Animal Testing Adoption BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed a proclamation honoring legislative efforts requiring laboratories to put dogs and cats up for adoption when they're done performing research on them. The bill sponsored by Democratic Sen. Mark Manendo requires private labs and those run by colleges and universities to offer animals up for adoption before euthanizing them as long as they are healthy enough to go to a new home.

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  6. Rand Paul Planning Nevada Campaign Stops MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The events are part of his "Stand with Rand" tour and are being hosted by local activists and supporters. Paul has visited Nevada several times since announcing his presidential bid, including an April rally in Las Vegas.

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  7. Conservative Groups Attempting to Put Tax Plan on BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A group of conservative Nevada Republicans are trying to place a $1.4 billion tax package approved and supported by Gov. Brian Sandoval on the 2016 ballot. State Controller Ron Knecht, Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Beers and former Assemblyman Ed Goedhart have pledged to lead a ballot measure repealing SB483, which was approved by the governor earlier in June.

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  8. Death Penalty Appeal Rejected In 1995 Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Supreme Court has upheld a district court's ruling giving the death penalty to a Las Vegas man who sexually assaulted and killed his ex-girlfriend in 1995. Chappell's appeal stated that his defense attorneys didn't adequately prepare witnesses and failed to find other experts to testify that could have helped his case.

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  9. Hillary Clinton Stops in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The former Secretary of State and prohibitive favorite for the Democratic Presidential nomination addressed the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials in Las Vegas on Thursday morning. She then discussed veterans' issues during a roundtable at a historic VFW post in Reno.

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  10. Nevada Assemblyman Headed To Trial For DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A Carson City judge has set a late July trial date for a Nevada assemblyman who was charged with driving under the influence and possessing a firearm while intoxicated. Judge John Tatro scheduled a July 27 trial for Democratic Assemblyman Richard Carrillo, who was arrested Feb. 27 while the Legislature was in session in Carson City.

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  11. Tributes Planned for Vegas Developer Kirk KerkorianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | KOLO-TV Reno

    MGM Resorts International says flags will fly at half-staff and video tributes to the company's founder Kirk Kerkorian will play on marquees at all of its properties through sunset Wednesday. The Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas also plans to broadcast a tribute to the man credited with building three of the world's largest hotels at the time including the first Las Vegas mega-resort.

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  12. Presidential Candidate Carson Calls for Tax Changes in Reno SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | KOLO-TV Reno

    KOLO 8 News Now's Ed Pearce will have a more detailed report in Dr. Carson's visit on KOLO 8 News Now at 5. CARSON CITY, Nev. - Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is continuing his call for major changes to the country's tax code and a more prominent American role in world affairs.

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  13. Governor and NV Energy Announce Nevada Electric HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Businesses and government entities along U.S. Route 95 between Las Vegas and Reno have the opportunity to participate in electrifying Nevada's highways. NV Energy and the Nevada Governor's Office of Energy are looking for partners in key communities to provide electric vehicle owners the ability to drive and charge their vehicles between Reno and Las Vegas.

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  14. Sandoval Vetoes Career-Low 7 Bills Following 2015 SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Authorities say a 40-year-old fugitive sex offender who skipped parole in Virginia, was sought in Tennessee and avoided capture in Texas has been arrested in Las Vegas. Police and U.S. marshals say Michael Sean Green was taken into custody early Monday at a budget motel near downtown Las Vegas.

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  15. Dem Candidate Clinton Set for Northern Nevada Campaign StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A campaign statement says the former first lady, senator and secretary of state will visit northern Nevada Thursday, June 18, after speaking at NALEO conference in Las Vegas, but no specifics have been released about location or time.

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  16. Aces Comeback Falls Short in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Las Vegas 51s completed a four-game sweep of the Reno Aces with an 8-7 win Sunday afternoon at Cashman Field. 51s' starter Logan Verrett dominated the Aces as he tossed 7 2/3 innings and limited Reno to two runs on six hits.

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  17. Danny Worth's 5-Hit Night Not Enough For AcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Las Vegas 51s used a steady offense and a five-run seventh inning to win over the Reno Aces , 10-5, Saturday night at Cashman Field. Despite a perfect 5-for-5 night from shortstop Danny Worth, the Aces dropped to 26-36, a season-worst ten games below .500.

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  18. Bundy Denies Firing Gunshots Near US Researchers in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada rancher and states' rights advocate Cliven Bundy says contract researchers for the federal Bureau of Land Management had no business being on land where he grazes cattle, but denies he or his supporters fired gunshots near them. Three employees of a nonprofit Nevada organization told authorities they were monitoring water sources in the remote Gold Butte area, about 100 miles northeast of Las Vegas, on June 5 when they were approached by two men who asked what they were doing.

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  19. 51s Beat Aces on Walk-OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KOLO-TV Reno

    For the second consecutive night in Las Vegas, the Reno Aces failed to hold a late lead and suffered a crushing loss. 51s' second baseman Matt Reynolds delivered a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to give Las Vegas a 3-2 win over Reno Friday night at Cashman Field.

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  20. BLM Takes Precautions After Shots Fired at ResearchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The federal Bureau of Land Management is taking safety precautions after gunshots were fired near a group of contract employees on public land in southern Nevada where rancher Cliven Bundy's cattle roam. BLM officials say the three Great Basin Institute employees were studying water seeps and springs in the remote Gold Butte area, about 100 miles northeast of Las Vegas, on June 5 when they were approached by two men who asked what they were doing.

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