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2014-09-22 16:22:49

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A landmark Indian water settlement, the only such bill to pass this session of Congress, was approved shortly before the Senate adjourned Thursday night. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA99555LOGO Don Springmeyer of Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin LLP, lead attorney for the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, announced the passage of H.R. 3716 by the full Congress. "This was a remarkable bi-partisan effort led by Senator...

2014-09-22 12:25:48

The First Reader to Solve the Puzzle Embedded in New ENDGAME Book Unlocks $500,000 Worth of Gold on Display at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International bestselling author James Frey has created ENDGAME, an engrossing, high-stakes apocalyptic trilogy at the core of a groundbreaking multi-platform project. More than an adventure tale, ENDGAME features an interactive puzzle comprised of clues that will lead to the location of a hidden key. The...

2014-09-22 12:21:05

WASHINGTON and RENO, Nev., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Airbus Group and Aerion Corporation have agreed to collaborate on technologies associated with the future of high-performance flight. To further their mutual objectives, both companies will exchange knowledge and capabilities in design, manufacturing and certification. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140921/147431 For Aerion, this means collaboration to advance the development and commercialization of the Aerion AS2...

2014-09-22 08:32:37

New Poll Finds Strong Support for Federal Legislation in the Silver State WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) released the results of a Nevada-specific poll that shows that roughly two in three Nevadans support legislation requiring sales tax collection at the time of purchase. "A significant majority of Nevadans support federal legislation and with precious few legislative days left in 2014 it is time for Congress...

2014-09-18 23:01:26

Connect Nevada business survey results were released during regional broadband planning workshops. Carson City, NV (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Explore the New Data New research released this week by Connect Nevada shows that 32,000 Internet-connected Nevada businesses don’t have redundant or backup Internet service. This means that if anything were to happen to their Internet service, they would be unable to connect to the Internet. This lack of backup service could cost these...

2014-09-18 16:26:09

Exclusive Three-Song Medley Unveiled Sept. 17 At Iconic Las Vegas Landmark LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, September 17, the beat dropped and water soared when world-renowned DJ/producer Tiesto brought the iconic Fountains of Bellagio to life with a never-before-heard medley of three songs off his new album, A Town Called Paradise. "Footprints," "Rocky" and "Red Lights" serve as the soundtrack to the newest show choreographed by WET, the original fountain creators. To...

2014-09-16 23:11:53

Mirage Apparel's patented swimwear protects valuables from elements, theft and accidental loss, discreetly and comfortably. The Mirage waterproof secret pockets are the future of swimwear. Keswick, Virginia (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Mirage Apparel announces the launch of a revolutionary idea in swimwear. Mirage's waterproof pockets allow women to carry their valuables with them. On the beach, in the water or by the pool, valuables are protected from water damage up to 200 feet...

2014-09-15 08:22:48

GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atna Resources Ltd. ("Atna" or the "Company") (TSX:ATN / OTCQB:ATNAF) is pleased to present the results of its Technical Report that provides an updated resource estimate and mine plan for its Pinson Underground Project and the results of a positive pre-feasibility study for the Mag Open Pit Project at Pinson. Pinson is located in Humboldt County, Nevada. "Both projects, the Pinson Underground and the Mag Open Pit demonstrate positive economic...

2014-09-15 08:20:36

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PAE, a leading provider of integrated global mission services, has been awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Atlantic Test Range and Atlantic Targets and Marine Operations Division, at the Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, Maryland. The contract has a ceiling value of $359 million if all options are exercised. Under the contract, PAE will provide a full spectrum of...

2014-09-12 16:23:14

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and Grant Bowie, CEO of MGM China Holdings Limited (HKG: 2282), will conduct a Company presentation Monday, September 15(th) at the CLSA Investors' Forum in Hong Kong. A copy of the presentation will be available on MGM's website at www.mgmresorts.com under the Investors section. MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is one of the world's leading global hospitality companies, operating a portfolio of...


Latest Nevada Reference Libraries

Eldorado National Forest
2013-12-24 11:56:03

Eldorado National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in the central Sierra Nevada Mountain Range in eastern California. The majority of the forest lies in El Dorado County. The forest lies in Amador, Alpine, and Placer counties in California; and Douglas County in Nevada with 78 acres. The forest is bordered on the north by the Tahoe National Forest, on the east by the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, on the southeast by the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, and to the south by...

Tahoe Tessie
2013-09-17 13:30:17

Tahoe Tessie is a creature that reportedly inhabits North America’s largest alpine lake, Lake Tahoe, which is located in two states, Nevada and California, and has depths up to 1,645 feet. Stories of the creature date back to the mid-1800s told by the Washoe and Paiute tribes. They claimed Tessie lives in an underwater tunnel beneath Cave Rock. Witnesses of the creature state varying descriptions. The length ranges from ten to eighty feet long. It has a large serpent-like body with a...

Great Basin National Park
2013-04-17 17:12:12

Great Basin National Park is located in Nevada in the United States. The park holds 77,180 acres of land in the arid mountainous area between the Wasatch Mountains and Sierra Nevada mountain range, known as the Great Basin. It is located in the east central portion of Nevada about 290 miles from Las Vegas. In 1922, President Warren G. Harding established the area around and within the Lehman Caves, a popular tourist attraction, as a national monument and in 1986, the area was merged with...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 13:18:39

Fallon Nevada is located on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountain chain which has a huge impact in the type of weather in the region and is more of an arid type pattern. Temperatures for Fallon NV: December and January mark the coldest months in the area with average temps around 20-40F. February through March temps warm into the average of 30-50 increasing to 60 by March. April is a mild month with temps in the 40-60 range on average. May and June the average temps warm to 50-70...

The Sierra Nevada Mountain Range
2012-07-17 13:48:38

The Sierra Nevada Mountains located along the Eastern portion of California and the Western Portion of Nevada have a huge impact on the weather in this region. The first is the Sana Anna winds. These are very warm winds that ascend from the mountains westward back into the basins of California in such places like Los Angeles. These are very dry winds that can heat the temps up into the 100s and can cause rapidly forming fires. When weather systems come in from the west they hit these...

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