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BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a 47-year-old man who they say took a plane on a drunken joyride in Boulder City is due in court today. Police say Paul Weddle was arrested Sunday afternoon after an employee of sightseeing company Scenic Airlines reported someone stole the plane and had been taking off and landing repeatedly at the airport. They say Weddle was arrested after a struggle and had a blood alcohol level of 0.13 percent.

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — A 54-year-old man has been stabbed to death at a North Las Vegas apartment and police are looking for his assailant. Police say officers found the man's body yesterday afternoon at the apartment near Las Vegas Boulevard and Carey Avenue. Police say it looks like there was a struggle in the apartment before the man died.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — An inmate serving up to two consecutive life terms for sexual assault has died at a Nevada prison infirmary. Prison officials say 54-year-old John Leipold died Saturday at the regional medical facility in Carson City. Officials say he died of a chronic medical condition.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada has tens of thousands fewer active voters than it did in January. The Secretary of State's office says more than 57,000 voters were moved from the list of active voters in February as county clerks continued their cleanup of registrations. People who haven't voted in two successive elections are deemed inactive, though they are still eligible to vote.

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