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Neither rain, sleet, snow nor virus stops U.S. mail
While delivering mail and packages has continued during the COVID-19 outbreak, the U.S. Postal Service is adapting delivery procedures to promote social distancing. USPS continues to follow the strategies and measures recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and public health departments.
Task force formed to fight fraud during pandemic
Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford and U.S. Attorney Nicholas Trutanich announced Monday the formation of the Nevada COVID-19 Task Force to fight fraud during the pandemic.
Locations scouted for potential field hospitals
The Las Vegas Convention Center is among the sites scouted as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began assessments earlier this month in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City for potential hospital space in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
No one matched all five numbers and the mega number in the Saturday, April 11 drawing of the California Super Lotto. The next jackpot will be at least $19 million.
Consumer protection board urged to reconsider guidance
Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford joined the attorneys general of 21 other states and the District of Columbia to urge the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to enforce the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act and require credit reporting agencies to follow the Fair Credit Reporting Act during the COVID-19 crisis.
Customers getting credits, leniency from auto insurers
With most states under shelter-in-place orders, there are far fewer cars on the road. Less driving translates into fewer accidents, which means fewer claims filed with insurance companies.
Reinforcements coming to field unemployment calls
The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation announced the selection of a vendor to provide at least 100 full-time operators to boost unemployment insurance call center capacity during this period of unprecedented demand.
Number of COVID-19 cases rises in Nye County
The number of COVID-19 cases in Pahrump increased by over a half-dozen as of Tuesday.
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