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Today's News

  • Que Pasa - June 6, 2011

    WEDNESDAY MIERCOLES
    • Story Time, 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 8 in the children’s area of Carnegie Public Library. All programs are free and open to the public.

  • Consider the consequences

    Summertime. More time for leisure. More family getaways. More room to kick back with a few beers and enjoy it all.

    Just be sure you don’t mix the driving with the drinking. It can get you in trouble. It can get you killed. And it can turn you into a killer.

  • Editorial Cartoon - June 6, 2011
  • Publisher's Note: Ignoring problems

    America is a leader on the world stage. Sometimes. Other times, we just won’t budge.

    Here are three issues we refuse to address, even though we give plenty of lip-service to each:

    1. We fool ourselves into thinking that because we have the greatest health care system for those who can afford it, we must have the greatest health care — even though thousands upon thousands of people regularly fall through the cracks.

  • All-state baseball teams feature 2 locals

    Nicholas Aragon of West Las Vegas and Luke Aragon of Robertson highlight the list of athletes honored with selection to the 2011 Class 3A All-State team.

  • Commentary: Casey Martinez left long-lasting impact

    By Henry Sanchez
    Luna Community College

    Editor’s note: This is the sixth of a series of articles written on old-school athletics by Luna Community College sports performance instructor Henry Sanchez.

    Arthur S. Martinez, better known as “Casey,” was born in La Madera, N.M., a small village just outside of Española on Oct. 23, 1933. He had a full and rewarding life that ended at the age of 70 on Dec. 26, 2003. I would like to share his life’s journey with you.

  • Sedin twins wary of Bruin ‘D’

    By Greg Beacham
    AP Sports Writer

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Daniel and Henrik Sedin have become hockey’s most formidable force over the past decade, passing and shooting their way to more than 1,300 career points with teamwork that borders on telepathy.

    Yet the Vancouver Canucks’ identical Swedish twins realize the enormity of the obstacle facing them in their first trip to the Stanley Cup finals.

  • Armstrong camp calls for apology

    By Greg Risling
    The Associated Press

    LOS ANGELES — Attorneys for Lance Armstrong have demanded an on-air apology from “60 Minutes” after the head of Switzerland’s anti-doping laboratory denied allegations he tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs at the 2001 Tour de Suisse.

  • Looking Ahead - Sports June 6, 2011

    MONDAY
    Baseball
    • Las Vegas Little League games, 5 p.m., Keyes Park
    • La Plaza Little League games, 5 p.m., Rodriguez Park
    Softball
    • Las Vegas Little League games, 5 p.m., Keyes Park
    • La Plaza Little League games, 5 p.m., Rodriguez Park
    TUESDAY
    Baseball
    • Las Vegas Little League games, 5 p.m., Keyes Park
    • La Plaza Little League games, 5 p.m., Rodriguez Park
    Softball

  • School Breakfast and Lunch Menu - West Las Vegas

    School Breakfast and Lunch Menu - West Las Vegas

    NO SCHOOL MENU HAS BEEN SUBMITTED FOR PUBLICATION!