Joe Bartels, ABC 13 Las Vegas

Joe Bartels

ABC 13 Las Vegas

Phoenix, AZ, United States

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Recent articles by Joe:

Power outage in east Las Vegas leads to hot classrooms, parent concerns

A prolonged power outage for more than 1,100 customers in the Las Vegas valley forced hundreds of students to be either released or relocated to other schools during an Excessive Heat Warning. → Read More

Las Vegas family wants answers after brutal bus leg-breaking incident caught on camera

A Las Vegas family is coming forward to tell their special needs son's story after they battled the Clark County School District for months to find out how he broke his leg while on board a bus. → Read More

Women dies after stabbing in west Las Vegas park, sources say

Las Vegas police are investigating a stabbing at a park in the west part of the valley. → Read More

NEVADA'S BLACK BOOK: A list of people who tried to game the system and lost

There is an infamous list of people commonly called "Nevada's Black Book" and the Nevada Gaming Control Board says they are no longer welcomed in any gaming establishment in the state. → Read More

Storm Area 51 creator: I don't want anyone to get hurt

The man behind the viral "Storm Area 51" event says he doesn't want anyone to get hurt hopes his fellow alien enthusiasts visit the area in peace this September. → Read More

Man who made viral 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event says hopes no one rushes gates, gets hurt

The man behind the viral "Storm Area 51" event says he doesn't want anyone to get hurt hopes his fellow alien enthusiasts visit the area in peace this September. → Read More

Man who made viral 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event says hopes no one rushes gates, gets hurt

The man behind the viral "Storm Area 51" event says he doesn't want anyone to get hurt hopes his fellow alien enthusiasts visit the area in peace this September. → Read More

Man who made viral 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event says hopes no one rushes gates, gets hurt

The man behind the viral "Storm Area 51" event says he doesn't want anyone to get hurt hopes his fellow alien enthusiasts visit the area in peace this September. → Read More

Man who made viral 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event says hopes no one rushes gates, gets hurt

The man behind the viral "Storm Area 51" event says he doesn't want anyone to get hurt hopes his fellow alien enthusiasts visit the area in peace this September. → Read More

STORM AREA 51 CREATOR: I don't want anyone to get hurt

The man behind the viral "Storm Area 51" event says he doesn't want anyone to get hurt hopes his fellow alien enthusiasts visit the area in peace this September. → Read More

City council approves request to change HOV rules

A Las Vegas city leader says he has been flooded with calls and emails from constituents who want changes made to the new carpool lanes and hours of usage since constant enforcement began last month. → Read More

POLICE UNION: Las Vegas police wrong for firing officer during mass shooting response

A former Las Vegas police officer is fighting to get his job back after an investigation revealed he waited for more than two minutes to confront the worst, single mass shooter in modern US history. → Read More

Exposed in Primm: Naked woman claims unknown man entered her hotel room

A California woman is demanding an apology and accountability after she says a stranger walked into a hotel room she was in while she was naked. → Read More

EDC concertgoers mean big business, traffic concerns

The 3-day music marathon known as EDC brings in hundreds of thousand of visitors to Las Vegas but it also means public safety and security are top priorities. → Read More

Parents send children to school with electronic monitors for safety, CCSD pushes back

A parent of a child with autism says the school district has allowed her to send her son to class with an electronic monitor, but the same device has been denied to a family whose son was allegedly beaten with a wooden pointer by his special education teacher. → Read More

MUG SHOT: Police confirm arrest of CCSD bus driver after alcohol-related crash

The Clark County School District has fired two school bus drivers after they were involved in separate, alcohol-related crashes in a span of four days. → Read More

Las Vegas parent fights to send son to school with listening device after abuse case

A Las Vegas father wants his son, who has autism, to wear a device that can track his whereabouts and listen to him at school after his former teacher was charged with felony child abuse last year. → Read More

UPDATE: Henderson police chief placed on unpaid leave

Chief LaTesha Watson was placed on administrative leave nearly two weeks ago with no official reason given, but newly obtained documents show Watson was under multiple investigations involving Henderson's police unions for months. → Read More

Nevada quickly becoming the drone conference capital of the world

Las Vegas is already known at the entertainment capital of the world but the it could soon be the drone conference capital of the world as Nevada continues to be an attractive proving ground for the growing industry. → Read More

UPDATE: Trump orders Boeing 737 MAX 8, 9 jets grounded nationwide

It's one of the most popular airplanes on the planet and now more than 30 countries have grounded or banned the Boeing 737 MAX 8 over safety concerns after two deadly crashes. → Read More