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Yet more human remains found as drought shrinks Lake Mead reservoir
Fourth set of skeletal remains, as yet unidentified, discovered at Swim Beach in Nevada as lake hits lowest level in 80 years

Guardian staff

07, Aug, 2022 @4:05 PM

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Lake Mead: shrinking waters uncover buried secrets and grisly finds
Sunken boat from second world war and at least three sets of human remains found in largest US reservoir – and more could follow

Dani Anguiano

31, Jul, 2022 @9:00 AM

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More human remains found at Lake Mead as water levels shrink
Various grim discoveries have been made at the drought-stricken Nevada reservoir, including a body in a barrel

Guardian staff

26, Jul, 2022 @1:39 PM

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Brand new bang: Lake Tahoe resort scraps July 4 fireworks for drones
Pyrotechnic displays pose a heightened fire risk in a time of intense drought and cause distress to wild animals

Gabrielle Canon in San Francisco

01, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Pro-Trump Republicans’ primary wins raise alarm about US democracy
Crucial races from Nevada to South Carolina returned candidates who back ‘big lie’ of stolen election while Democrats lost Hispanic votes in south Texas

Lauren Gambino in Washington

15, Jun, 2022 @5:04 PM

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QAnon-linked candidate wins Republican nod for Nevada’s top elections post
Jim Marchant has said that he ran for secretary of state at the urging of Juan O Savin, a prominent QAnon influencer

Sam Levine in New York

15, Jun, 2022 @8:49 AM

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Punishing heatwave expected across the US south-west this weekend
Models indicate that there could be between 25 and 30 extreme events a year by mid-century

Gabrielle Canon and agencies

10, Jun, 2022 @7:39 PM

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Second set of human remains found in receding Lake Mead waters
The shrinking reservoir in Las Vegas gave up its second discovery just a week after a barrel was found containing a man’s body

Dani Anguiano in Los Angeles

09, May, 2022 @7:20 PM

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Record growth, record heat, record drought: how will Las Vegas weather the climate crisis?
‘One day this place will be uninhabitable. And the question I pose when people say that is, “Who gets to leave?”’ asks a biologist

Gabrielle Canon in Las Vegas

05, Mar, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Nevada governor and his wife accosted at restaurant by men shouting ‘racist threats’
Steve Sisolak said the men shouted threats at his wife, Kathy Sisolak, who is of Chinese heritage

Gloria Oladipo

01, Mar, 2022 @3:34 PM

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Body of boy, four, found in Las Vegas freezer after sister slips note to teacher
Man charged with murder after girl, seven, passed on sticky notes from mother being held captive who feared her son was dead

Maya Yang

26, Feb, 2022 @2:27 AM

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Las Vegas casino tracks down tourist who won $229,000 without knowing
Robert Taylor won bonanza at Treasure Island casino on 8 January but walked away unaware because of slot-machine error

Maya Yang

07, Feb, 2022 @6:54 PM

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