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2015-05-26 00:20:11

Groups urge Nevada Legislature to pass SB 347 with new amendment CARSON CITY, Nev., May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NV Energy and The Alliance For Solar Choice (TASC) today announced

2015-05-22 08:22:01

Per Pallet Rates and Overnight Delivery Simplify LTL Shipping PLEASANTON, Calif., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GSO announced today that it has officially expanded its service offering

2015-05-21 16:29:21

LAS VEGAS, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas today announced the addition of a Slideboarding game, a WhiteWater attraction, to one of its most popular slides, Zipp Zapp

2015-05-20 23:03:02

Annual award event in May celebrates the achievements of females in technology Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 20, 2015 The

2015-05-20 23:00:18

The Venetian on Grace Bay is proud of the glowing reviews they have had on TripAdvisor over the past several months.

2015-05-20 16:35:37

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Adds Las Vegas to their Super Saturday Luxury Shopping Events LAS VEGAS, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) will bring

2015-05-19 16:23:41

LAS VEGAS, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sol-Up USA, a solar company at the forefront of the fight between Nevada solar companies and NV Energy, is expanding their efforts to fight against the restrictions

2015-05-18 16:25:01

LAS VEGAS, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Presente.org represents thousands of politically engaged Nevadans who want

2015-05-15 12:28:25

Spiegelworld Announces VEGAS NOCTURNE World Tour; New York City July 2015; Edinburgh, Scotland August 2015 LAS VEGAS, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas production house Spiegelworld

2015-05-15 12:27:12

Fight HDD With MHG, The First And Only Treatment For Chronic HDD NEW YORK, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgans Hotel Group Co.


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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