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Workers, unions raise red flag over hospital safety concerns

Local coronavirus case numbers and hospitalizations have gradually declined this month, yet many Southern Nevada hospital workers say they still face high workloads and...
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Out of work, benefits disappearing. Now what?   

Now that the federal government’s $600 weekly payments to the unemployed and underemployed have stopped and moratoriums on evictions and foreclosures are expiring, more...

Nevada declared racism a public health crisis. So what’s the plan?

Video footage of George Floyd, a Black man dying under the knee of a white police officer, has ignited a nationwide conversation about structural...
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Health insurance proposed rates rise in part due to COVID-19

The cost of Covid is manifesting in potentially higher health insurance premiums on the individual market, according to the Nevada Division of Insurance.  Five health...
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Business liability bill passes with support from people who don’t like it much

The bill sure as hell isn't perfect. On that everyone seemed to agree.Where opinions differed was in whether the passage of Senate Bill 4...
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Governor, Legislature declare racism a public health crisis

Gov. Steve Sisolak and the Nevada Legislature on Wednesday independently declared racism a public health crisis, following in the footsteps of dozens of other...
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Governor, Democrats panned for pushing ‘Mitch McConnell-style legislation’

The decision to introduce a covid-liability protection bill that covers the majority of employers -- and provides worker safety protections for employees in only...

Sisolak promises long-term Covid strategy: ‘No more phases’

Gov. Steve Sisolak on Monday announced Nevada will soon unveil a long-term strategy for determining what and how businesses can operate amid the ongoing...

Covid surge stretches staff, resources at Las Vegas hospitals

As Southern Nevada hospitals rush to meet demand caused by a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations in recent weeks, health care staff are adapting to...
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North Las Vegas VA center failed in response to attack on employee

A Southern Nevada VA Health System facility failed in providing a timely response to an attack and later threat on an employee by a...

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