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Henderson Whole Foods Market confirms multiple cases of coronavirus

The company Thursday would not say how many employees were infected, but a source said there have been no additional cases at the store since last week. → Read More

Alleged boogaloo members ordered detained in federal custody

Following initial hearings, U.S. Magistrate Judge Nancy Koppe concluded that Stephen Parshall and William Loomis were dangers to the Las Vegas community. The two are suspects in what authorities say was a plot to cause violence at Black Lives Matter protests. → Read More

Las Vegas casinos host 1st weekend visitors since shutdown — BLOG

Las Vegas casinos hosted weekend visitors Saturday for the first time since mid-March. Check back here throughout the day to see what’s happening on the Strip and at local casinos. → Read More

Cloobeck: “I’m bringing my A-game” to the Goodman recall

Analysts say top Democratic donor Stephen J. Cloobeck’s commitment improves the chances of recalling the Las Vegas mayor. → Read More

Wealthy Democratic donor lending support to Mayor Goodman recall

Stephen Cloobeck, one of the biggest Democratic donors in the state, said, “Clearly Mayor Goodman has not acted in the best interest of Nevadans in this time of crisis.” → Read More

Grocery workers sought protection from COVID-19. New guidelines will help.

Gov. Steve Sisolak also included a workplace discrimination reminder to stores and other essential businesses as more employees raise health concerns. → Read More

UFC’s Dana White named as extortion victim in sex-tape case

His name was included in a Clark County District Court lawsuit filed against White by Ernesto Ramos, who served time for the sensational crime. → Read More

Walmart to start limiting the number of customers in stores

The company also plans to institute “one-way movement” through aisles in a number of stores to protect employees and customers from the coronavirus. → Read More

Updated: Who’s hiring in Las Vegas? Some companies are adding workers

Some companies have a need for extra help in the wake of change from the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Who’s hiring in Las Vegas? Companies adding workers due to virus

Some companies have a need for extra help in the wake of change from the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Updated: Who’s hiring in Las Vegas? These companies are adding workers

New: DM Productions is hiring people in Las Vegas to field customer service calls for Fortune 500 companies. → Read More

Preliminary hearing set for defendants in LVCVA gift card scandal

A March 26 preliminary hearing has been set for four defendants in the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority probe, including former CEO Rossi Ralenkotter. → Read More

LVCVA cancels Ralenkotter’s consulting contract amid charges

The LVCVA has terminated the $15,000-a-month consulting contract for former CEO Rossi Ralenkotter in the wake of criminal charges against the once-powerful tourism boss. → Read More

Ralenkotter’s LVCVA consulting contract in jeopardy after criminal charges

The executive committee of the LVCVA board will consider whether to terminate its consulting contract with former CEO Rossi Ralenkotter in the wake of felony charges against him and three others. → Read More

Rossi Ralenkotter’s LVCVA consulting contract in jeopardy after criminal charges — VIDEO

The executive committee of the LVCVA board will consider whether to terminate its consulting contract with former CEO Rossi Ralenkotter in the wake of felony charges against him and three others. → Read More

RJ argues in court for release of documents tied to LVCVA search

Prosecutors have failed to explain how their investigation of the LVCVA would be harmed by the release of search warrant documents. → Read More

Former LVCVA exec to pay ethics fine in airline gift-card probe

The LVCVA’s former chief marketing officer has agreed to pay $8,700 in fines for violating the state ethics law over her personal use of airline gift cards bought by the agency. → Read More

Ex-LVCVA chief continues pattern of luxury travel at taxpayer expense

Rossi Ralenkotter also provided the convention authority with little written explanation of what he did for $15,000 a month in consulting fees, records show. → Read More

Despite probe, LVCVA pushes for expansion of police substation

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has included $10 million in pubic funds for the substation expansion in its proposed fiscal 2020 budget. → Read More

Ralenkotter sought police substation funds amid Metro probe of LVCVA

Rossi Ralenkotter, the former CEO of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, pushed for $10 million in tourism funds for a police substation expansion while police were investigating the agency, records show. → Read More