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Murren: Nevada can ‘punch above its weight’ in fight for COVID-19 supplies 

Whether it comes to getting a job, a room, or a free buffet, Nevada is about juice. Now, the biggest names in the state...
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Analysis projects date for COVID-19 to peak in Nevada: April 20

The third week of April.That’s when the coronavirus could peak in Nevada, according to a state-by-state data analysis from the Institute for Health Metrics...
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SNHD reveals underlying factors in COVID-19 deaths

Data provided by the Southern Nevada Health District reveals that four of the ten patients who died of COVID-19 had diabetes and three had...
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Health official: “People without underlying medical conditions get ill and die” from COVID-19

The Southern Nevada Health District will begin providing more information on its website about people who test positive for COVID-19, Dr. Michael Johnson, Director...
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$2T COVID-19 bill clears House, Trump signs it into law

A $2 trillion bill to aid workers, health care providers and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic passed the U.S. House and was signed into...
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Nevada joins states seeking to end research ban on fetal tissue

Nevada is among 14 states that have sent a letter to President Trump and the Department of Health and Human Services urging the administration...
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Obama stimulus watchdog: ‘Bad guys’ will make play for COVID-19 relief cash

WASHINGTON — Earl Devaney is feeling déjà vu.Devaney, a former longtime federal watchdog, was hired in 2009 to police the distribution of $840 billion in federal...
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Positive COVID-19 case reported at Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada, one of the few places that offers accommodations for people experiencing homelessness, is temporarily closing its night shelter after...
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First employees test positive at UNLV

UNLV president Marta Meana announced Thursday that within the last 24 hours two university employees have tested positive for coronavirus. These are the first...
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Beware of scammers trying to hijack your stimulus check, AG warns

Congress hasn’t even passed the legislation yet, but scammers are already plotting how to get between you and your check from the government.State attorneys...

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