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I’m a very nervous flyer, in fact the first time I’d ever been on a plane was for USA 2016. Oddly I found myself quite calm flying in a helicopter. 156 more words

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Our Dam Trip (Hoover Dam)

“There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it” – Charles Dudley Warner

When my husband and I visited Las Vegas for a few days in May, we just had to make a trip to that most famous dam.   1,439 more words

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The Hoover Dam

After hitting the Freemont street of Las Vegas and won a couple hundred dollars from the slot machine, (rookie way 🙂 ) it’s time to hit the road back. 59 more words

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US: 'Zero' Chance Of Colorado River Water Shortage In 2018

LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. water managers say there will be no water cutbacks in 2018 for millions of residents and farmers served by the Lake Mead reservoir on the Colorado River because of heavy snowfall last winter. 110 more words

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Opening Of 1st Sretch Of Interstate 11 In Nevada Delayed

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Construction delays are pushing back by one day a plan to begin using a first short section of the new Interstate 11 freeway between Las Vegas and Phoenix. 118 more words

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Man, 42, Found Dead in Lake Mead

BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) — The body of a 42-year-old Las Vegas man who went missing in late July while swimming at Lake Mead has been recovered. 68 more words

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Like, Dam

It was absolutely amazing to see this man-made creation! I could not believe the size of the Hoover Dam. I did not realize the amount of effort that was put into building this structure that is still being used today. 126 more words

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