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November 1, 2014

Las Vegas Sun

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Golf competition $250,000 in prize money

Golf long drive event set for  Las Vegas Paiute

Posted 2:00 a.m.

They hit the golf ball more than 400 yards off the tee with swing speeds between 143 and 150 mph. With each swing, the crowd — unlike most golf events — is encouraged by organizers to get more spirited.

Dr. Lonnie Hammargren stands in his backyard Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Las Vegas. Hammargren is hosting an open house Saturday and Sunday in honor of Nevada’s 150th birthday.

Mikayla Whitmore / Las Vegas Sun

Dr. Lonnie Hammargren stands in his backyard Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Las Vegas. Hammargren is hosting an open house Saturday and Sunday in honor of Nevada’s 150th birthday.

Famed Museum Home Filled with Nevada Pride

Posted 2:00 a.m.

A shirtless Lonnie Hammargren scrubs the side of one of the many full-sized trains he keeps around his famed museum home. A handful of workers duck in and out of cluttered passageways. Fresh paint is applied to the concrete floor in the backyard, which doubles as a huge ...

2 pedestrians killed in Halloween collisions

2 pedestrians killed in Halloween collisions

Updated 11:01 p.m.

A North Las Vegas resident, 73, was the victim of a hit and run. Police are searching for a dark colored pickup truck with damage to the front.

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James leads Cavaliers past Bulls, 114-108 in OT

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James goes up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game against Chicago Bulls in Chicago, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. Cleveland won 114-108 in overtime.

AP / Paul Beaty

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James goes up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game against Chicago Bulls in Chicago, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. Cleveland won 114-108 in overtime.

Posted 12:03 a.m.

James scored 36 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls 114-108 in overtime on Friday night.

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‘The Dennis Bono Show’ airs it out; Sawchuck goes on his Murray way

Laugh Factory at the Tropicana headliner Murray Sawchuck, who leaves that venue after his show on Oct. 30, poses in front of Buffalo Bill's in Primm
during his "world tour" of prospective venues for his show.

Popular among locals since it debuted 15 years ago at Sunset Station, “The Dennis Bono Show” has been buoyed by a new syndication deal Bono signed with the CRN Network. He now reaches 30 additional radio stations in 11 million more households across CRN’s 11 states, primarily those in California. CRN’s lineup of ...

Posted 9:10 p.m.

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