NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — North Las Vegas city officials say they've created a school substitute program to provide supervision, meals and instruction for up to 340 children while public schools are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Residents and businesses in North Las Vegas will be able to claim a share of $15.5 million to help with rent, utility bills, daycare and more after the City Council Wednesday accepted CARES Act funds from Clark County totaling $23.8 million.
North Las Vegas wants to buy water rights from the Mormon Church.
The North Las Vegas City Council voted unanimously to approve ongoing negotiations with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to lease or buy up to 2,300 acre-feet of the church’s water rights.
The Clark County Elections Department says Southern Nevada saw a lower-than-5% turnout for early voting before Tuesday’s municipal primary elections. Of the 560-thousand eligible voters in Southern Nevada, fewer than 24-thousand participated in the two weeks of early voting.
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — North Las Vegas police say they hope the public can provide information leading to a suspect in the killing of a security guard who was found shot in his vehicle at a construction site.
NORTH LAS VEGAS (AP) — North Las Vegas has its first female police chief. City Manager Ryann Juden announced Friday that Pamela Ojeda has been promoted from assistant chief to head of the department with more than 300 officers.