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Active case of tuberculosis found at Durango High School  FOX5 Las Vegas

An active case of tuberculosis was discovered at Durango High School, health officials confirmed Wednesday.



Las Vegas police investigate attempted kidnapping near high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas police are investigating an attempted kidnapping Thursday morning near Durango High School in the western valley.



Durango Fall Classic: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info  FloVolleyball

The 2018 Durango Fall Classic is an iconic high school volleyball tournament featuring some of the best programs in the country.



Durango looks to end season with first boys state soccer title  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Durango boys soccer team has been good enough to reach the region title game the past three years, but after Saturday's 3-0 loss to Coronado in the ...



Durango offense clicks in win over Silverado  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Durango held visiting Silverado off the scoreboard, and did not allow the Skyhawks to complete a pass. The run game was good, the passing game was deadly, ...



Durango 3-sport star Laila Loring sets sights on Grambling State  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Durango senior Laila Loring in August announced a commitment to play soccer at Grambling State, a historically black university around which the town of ...



Coronado tops Durango in 5-set thriller  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The host Cougars, trailing 12-8 in the decisive fifth set, rattled off seven consecutive points to eke out a 20-25, 25-21, 15-25, 25-17, 15-12 victory over the Trail ...



Chaparral boys rally to beat Legacy in overtime, 84-78  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sameal Anderson had 21 points and 10 assists and set up the go-ahead basket in overtime as the Cowboys rallied for an 84-78 win over Legacy in the Battle ...



At Durango High, a high-octane homecoming celebration for Kurt Busch  Las Vegas Sun

Gold and purple pompoms fluttered while Durango High School cheerleaders flanked the inflatable tunnel where a racing legend and famous school alumnus ...



Clark County School District’s graduation schedule for 2018  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District has released its schedule of 2018 high school graduations. Graduations began on Wednesday and run through June 1.



Candidate For Governor: Steve Sisolak  KNPR

The first week of November, Nevada voters will decide on who will be our next governor. Clark County Commissioner and Democrat Steve Sisolak is facing off ...



Tea, anyone? New CCSD leader makes more stops on listening tour  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District Superintendent Jesus Jara held two Las Vegas events Saturday as part of his districtwide listening tour.



Former Bishop Gorman star Cadyn Grenier selected by Orioles in MLB Draft  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Cadyn Grenier, a former standout at Bishop Gorman High School, was selected 37th overall by the Orioles in Monday's draft. The last local player to be selected ...



Nevada releases ‘weighted funding’ list for Clark County schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

About 100 Clark County schools will benefit from almost $31 million in “weighted funding” for struggling students from the state for the 2018-19 year, officials ...



Centennial’s Amanda Sink sets state record with 20 strikeouts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Centennial pitcher Amanda Sink set a state record for most strikeouts in a seven-inning game in the Bulldogs' 12-0 victory over Durango on Tuesday in the ...



Las Vegas prepping for basketball’s last live recruiting period  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas is a basketball town. Especially during July. The conclusion of NBA Summer League signals the end of AAU basketball season, and as always, the ...



Durango High teacher arrested on drug charges  Las Vegas Sun

A Durango High School math teacher was arrested last night on charges of selling methamphetamine and marijuana, Metro Police said. Jeremy Smart, 29, was ...



Stethoscopes, not volleyballs, standard issue at summer camp  Las Vegas Review-Journal

First Health Career Exploration Camp at the College of Southern Nevada aims to help high school students find a medical field that's a good fit.



Kurt Busch Honored With Ceremony At Durango High School -  Las Vegas Sun

Kurt Busch, NASCAR driver and Durango High School graduate, is honored with a ceremony at the school in Las Vegas Thursday, March 9, 2017.



Celebrities you didn't know graduated from Las Vegas high schools  Las Vegas Sun

Tennis legend Andre Agassi, who was born, raised and still lives in Las Vegas, is among many celebrities who spent their high school years here. Some of the ...



Teenage Las Vegas shooting survivors use dance to heal  FOX5 Las Vegas

Survivors of the Las Vegas shooting have been using the art of dance to heal.



Teen arrested for possessing loaded gun at Sierra Vista High School  KLAS-TV

A student at Sierra Vista High School was arrested Tuesday for bringing a weapon to school. The school is located at 100 W Robindale Road near Buffalo and ...



Coroner identifies North Las Vegas school shooting victim  KLAS-TV

Authorities have identified the single victim of a shooting this week at a high school in North Las Vegas.



WEB EXTRA: Face Off: 2/9/19  KLAS-TV

Nevada Current editor Hugh Jackson and Former Nevada Republican Party Chairwoman Amy Tarkanian debate the State of the Union address, gun ...



Art Institute of Las Vegas to close on March 31  KLAS-TV

The Art Institute of Las Vegas will close in about two months, according to a statement posted on the Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education's ...



Chancellor Dr. Thom Reilly: Nevada students unprepared for college  KLAS-TV

Nevada System of Higher Education Dr. Thom Reilly also spoke during the State of the Schools address on Friday.



Las Vegas researcher promotes healthier eating via genetic data  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Your genes may hold clues to your optimal diet plan. That's what UNLV researcher Martin Schiller advocates with his new business, Food Genes and Me.



Community calls for peace following student shooting  KLAS-TV

This evening dozens gathered at Canyon Springs High School to send a message to youths following the shooting death of 18-year-old Dalvin Brown.



All-amputee baseball team made up of U.S. Military veterans play in Las Vegas  FOX5 Las Vegas

Kick off Memorial Day weekend at a ball game with a team made up of U.S. military veterans.



No. 1 Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) posts third consecutive shutout  USA TODAY High School Sports

Biaagio Ali Walsh ran for 129 yards and two touchdowns in the first half as No. 1 Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) blanked Durango 56-0 to improve to 10-0.



Half of Nevada's lawmakers will be rookies; 2019 legislature starts Feb. 4  KLAS-TV

Nevada's 2019 legislature starts on Monday, but a whole lot of lawmakers will be finding their way through the process for the very first time.



CCSD student lunches paid in FULL by local donors  KLAS-TV

CCSD student lunches for grades 5th-12th paid in FULL by a group of local donors.



Kyle Busch takes NBC for Las Vegas homecoming ride  Las Vegas Review-Journal

NASCAR co-points leader Kyle Busch of Las Vegas and pit road reporter Kelli Stavast, who moved here seven years ago, spent Wednesday driving around the ...



March For Our Lives Road To Change tour stops in Las Vegas today  KLAS-TV

The March For Our Lives Movement is on the road this summer for their "Road To Change" tour.



WEB EXTRA: Face Off: 1/26/2019  KLAS-TV

KXNT Radio host Alan Stock and Battle Born Progess Deputy Director Maria Teresa Liebermann debate if minimum wage will go to $12 an hour, extending ...



Person hit and killed near Ann and Decatur, Metro says  KLAS-TV

Metro Police are investigating a fatal crash at W. Ann and Bradley Roads near W. Ann Road and N. Decatur Boulevard.



Nevada Board of Education discusses gender identity and transgender policy  FOX5 Las Vegas

CCSD said there is a growing number of students in the Las Vegas Valley who identify as transgender. Now state officials are trying to put together a gender ...



Sally's Forecast: Sunday Feb. 10, 2019  KLAS-TV

A cold front will sweep through the region this evening with gusty winds and scattered rain and snow showers. This front will push east overnight with drying ...



UNLV football borrows Strip magician to present walk-on scholarship  Las Vegas Sun

Ammir Aziz thought his Friday couldn't get any better when, during his early morning shift working security at the MGM Grand, he was introduced to country ...



CCSD says pool of 5,000 substitute teachers puts rumor of shortage to rest  KLAS-TV

Does the Clark County School District have a substitute teacher shortage? That's the question numerous parents and educators have been asking lately.



CCSD's Safety Advisory Committee releases recommendations to make schools more secure  KLAS-TV

The Clark County School District released Monday recommendations from Superintendent Jesus Jara's Safety Advisory Committee.



UNLV among top research schools in the nation  KLAS-TV

UNLV is now one of the top research schools in the nation. The university received "R-1" status from the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher ...



Nationals GM says Bryce Harper will not be traded Tuesday  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Washington Nationals general manager said that Las Vegas native Bryce Harper would not be traded before Tuesday's nonwaiver deadline.



Las Vegas Boy Scouts host 30th Annual Scouting for Food Drive  KLAS-TV

This year marks the 30th Annual Scouting for Food Drive, with Boys Scouts, Smith's Food and Drug and The Salvation Army Southern Nevada coming together ...



Newsmakers, April 17-24, 2014  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Air Force Airman Garrett L. Dunn graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. Dunn is the son of Lucy Dunn of Las ...



Tedd's LIVE Forecast: Wednesday, Dec. 12th  KLAS-TV

TeddSaid: Cooler Thursday as north breezes slowly subside by mornig. Expect a milder weekend back to the 60s.



Report critical of how CCSD distributes funds, could shortchange schools  KLAS-TV

A new study by the Nevada Department of Education finds that the way CCSD is allocating funds may be hurting schools in lower socioeconomic areas.



RJ honors top high school journalists in Clark County  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Next generation of news hounds has plenty of plaques to polish after 41st annual Las Vegas Review-Journal High School Journalism Awards.



"Hamilton" parody coming to Las Vegas  KLAS-TV

The hit musical "Hamilton" now has it's own parody. "Spamilton: An American Parody" will perform here in Las Vegas.



Talking Tourism: What big events are coming to Las Vegas?  KLAS-TV

Steve Hill, president of the LVCVA, stops by the 8 News Now studio to talk Superbowl, Chinese New Year, and other upcoming events.



Tedd's Forecast: Friday Evening, Feb. 15th  KLAS-TV

TeddSaid: Windy for Friday as gusts peaked near 50 in some neighborhoods. Showers chances return late weekend.



Elko boys beat Lowry by 19 points, 49-30  Elko Daily Free Press

WINNEMUCCA – For the first half, the Elko boys basketball team appeared it would turn Tuesday's game against Lowry into a running clock.



Vendors see big demand for 2019, NYE accessories  KLAS-TV

The #VegasNYE celebrations bring more than 375000 people to the Strip and downtown Las Vegas. But no party or celebration is complete without the perfect ...



Las Vegas' Gazelle brothers chase gold at Junior Olympics  Las Vegas Sun

Speed runs in their family. Local brothers Jayson and Justin Johnson are soon to compete in the National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships.



Sierra Vista feasts on short field in win over Durango — VIDEO  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sierra Vista forced a fumble and recovered inside the 5-yard line on the first play of the fourth quarter, leading to the team's only touchdown and a 10-7 road ...



La Rocque calls it a career  Las Vegas Sun

The final scoreboard of the career of Al La Rocque, the dean of local high school basketball coaches, who has announced his retirement after 34 years.



Tedd's Forecast: Tuesday Evening, Feb. 12th  KLAS-TV

TeddSaid: Tracking clouds and rain this week with more mountains snow. Winter Weather Advisories go into effect for the Spring Mountains at 4AM on ...



Play shows Nazis couldn’t kill truth  Las Vegas Review-Journal

More than 70 years ago Stephen Nasser told his dying brother that he would tell the world about what the Nazis did to their family. Nasser, already the author of ...



'Week of Respect' aims to help students and stop bullying  KLAS-TV

In an effort to target and stop bullying, Governor Brian Sandoval has proclaimed this week as "A Week of Respect."



Sally's Forecast: Saturday January 26, 2019  KLAS-TV

This weekend will be filled with plenty of sunshine thanks to an area of high pressure along the West Coast.Lake wind advisory will be issued from Saturday ...



Newsmakers,Oct. 9-15, 2014  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Jay Samuel Bernstein, a graduate of Green Valley High School, was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force. An F16 pilot (and ...



Record number of active registered voters in Nevada  KLAS-TV

Nevada now has a record number of active registered voters, topping 1.5 million for the first time in state history.



UNLV starts process to search for new president  KLAS-TV

UNLV has started the search for a new president. The Board of Regents formally started that process Friday and made an exception to its own policy as far as ...



Acts of Kindness: Andrew Godfrey  KLAS-TV

A young man gathered the community to make soft Disney - themed wigs for kids fighting cancer. We managed to surprise Andrew Godfrey with our Acts of ...



Nate's 7-Day Forecast - Friday morning, Dec. 7, 2018  KLAS-TV

Steady light rain from overnight with accumulations of between a tenth and a quarter of an inch (0.10" to 0.25").



WEB EXTRA: Interview with CCSD Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara  KLAS-TV

In June, Dr. Jesus Jara took the reins of the nation's fifth-largest school district. The new superintendent stopped by our station to discuss his priorities and goals ...



Sherry's Forecast: Tuesday, Nov. 27  KLAS-TV

High clouds are thinning out, but they'll be back. Winds will pick up tomorrow ahead of a good chance of rain and snow later this week. And Sherry's ...



Tedd's Forecast: Tuesday Evening, Jan. 22nd  KLAS-TV

TeddSaid: It's going to be a cold start to your Wednesday at lows drop to the 30s. Expect a modest warming trend to follow for the rest of the week.



Sherry's Forecast: Monday, Dec. 17  KLAS-TV

Cloudy skies for our Monday with a chance of showers in the mountains today. The valley should stay dry although we could get a few sprinkles in the foothill ...



Tedd's Forecast: Tuesday Evening, Feb. 5th  KLAS-TV

TeddSaid: Flurries and graupel in the valley today as neighborhoods brace for another cold snap.



Acts of Kindness: "DSigner" shop opens up in Downtown Las Vegas  KLAS-TV

A young entrepreneur and UNLV student opens up business in the Downtown Las Vegas Arts District. Dylan Sanglay is a former Acts of Kindness recipient who ...



Sustainability Symposium 2019 coming to Las Vegas  KLAS-TV

The green spotlight will shine on Las Vegas this month for Sustainability Symposium 2019: The Desert Shall Bloom. Eco experts from across the country will ...



Charges filed against father of 9-year-old who brought gun to school  KLAS-TV

A father is being held responsible after his 9-year-old son brought a gun to Helen Smith Elementary last week.



Storms cause power outages, lightning, flooded valley streets  KLAS-TV

Clark County is picking up the pieces from Thursday night's storms. All night long the county dealt with strong winds, lightning flashes, and heavy rain.



Sally's Forecast: Monday Dec.10, 2018  KLAS-TV

A weak trough dropping down from the Pacific Northwest into southern California overnight tonight will result in breezy north winds Tuesday. A few disturbances ...



Meet Officer Marley! He's keeping students safe in Mesquite  KLAS-TV

Take a trip up to Mesquite Nevada, and you'll find paws patrolling the halls of one local high school. 8 News NOW Reporter Sasha Loftis spent the day with ...



Efforts to reduce rape kit backlogs becomes issue in race for governor  KLAS-TV

Nevada's efforts to reduce the backlog of more than 7000 rape kits has become an issue in the race for governor, in a pair of hard-hitting new attack ads leveled ...



#CES2019 also features interesting food  KLAS-TV

Not only is the Consumer Electronics Show featuring the latest gadgets about to hit the electronics market, there is also some interesting food.



CCSD students compete in automotive skills competition  KLAS-TV

Clark County School District students got the chance to showcase their car repair skills Saturday.



NLVPD continues search for suspects in Saturday morning shooting  KLAS-TV

North Las Vegas Police investigators are still searching for the men that shot up a home Saturday morning, injuring two children.



Sally's Forecast: Saturday Dec. 15,2018  KLAS-TV

Quiet weather is expected for the remainder of the weekend. The next incoming system will increase chances for rain and higher elevation snow late Sunday ...



WEB EXTRA: 1/19/2019: Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson  KLAS-TV

Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson talks about the first female-majority state legislature in American history, his plans for education funding, and healthcare in ...



Living Green: Improving our recycling habits.  KLAS-TV

Southern Nevadans are participating more in recycling, but a lot of what's showing up at the Republic Services Recycling Plant is only fit for the garbage can, not ...



Black Friday 2018 store hours  KLAS-TV

If you plan to hit the stores in search of the best deals, check out this list of store hours so you're not caught by surprise.



Hidden History Special  KLAS-TV

Hidden History shares the stories of African Americans across the United States and in Las Vegas who fought for equality.



8 On Your Side: Ways to avoid a trip to the DMV  KLAS-TV

If you've gone to the DMV in southern Nevada lately you've probably noticed you can't make appointments online, at least right now. And that's leading to some ...



McKinney-Cota soars high, signs with Lady Redhawks  Elko Daily Free Press

OWYHEE — Since she was a freshman, Owyhee senior Macee McKinney-Cota has been a staple on the hardwood for the Lady Braves.



8 News NOW Sports Special Edition  KLAS-TV

The 8 News NOW Friday night sports special has full coverage of all local sports from the football field to the ice rink.



Adam Laxalt concedes governor's race to Steve Sislolak  KLAS-TV

Republican Adam Laxalt conceded the Nevada governor's race to Democrat Steve Sisolak in an emotional speech in Reno Tuesday evening.



Complaint says Trustee Child told students ‘snitches get stitches’  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District Trustee Kevin Child told a classroom of second-graders in 2014 that “snitches get stitches” and that one of them would end up in jail ...



SNHD Board member says they didn't approve primary care service expansion  KLAS-TV

There's a controversial new clinic at the Southern Nevada Health District.



Question 3 could potentially affect every family in Nevada  KLAS-TV

It's the one question on the ballot that could potentially affect every family in Nevada.



Man hospitalized, dog killed in crash near Downtown  KLAS-TV

Police say a man is in critical condition in the hospital and his dog is dead after being involved in a crash at the intersection of Charleston Boulevard and Bruce ...



Henderson police have responded to five drug-related shootings within three weeks  KLAS-TV

A teenager was shot in a drug-related incident Tuesday night near West Horizon Parkway and Stephanie Street.



Teen could face charges for deadly car surfing  KLAS-TV

A local teenager is facing criminal charges for his part in a car surfing accident that left a 16-year-old girl dead.



Pedestrian dies in crash near El Dorado Park  KLAS-TV

North Las Vegas Police are investigating a deadly crash involving a pedestrian Friday night.



Shoppers flock to Best Buy, outlet malls, and other stores for early Black Friday deals  KLAS-TV

As families finish up their turkey dinners, many will then head out the door to find some Black Friday deals.



Pajama 5K Run through Glittering Lights  KLAS-TV

The annual SCC's PJ 5K run & 1-mile walk through Glittering Lights is back!



Teen sues school district in teacher sex case  Las Vegas Sun

A teenager who engaged in sexual activity with a Durango High School teacher is now suing the Clark County School District, alleging it had been warned the ...



Tuch scores in shootout, Golden Knights edge Lightning 3-2  KLAS-TV

Alex Tuch scored the only goal in a shootout and the Vegas Golden Knights halted a four-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on ...



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