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By The Associated Press | Posted - Jun. 25, 2014 at 2:30 a.m.



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RENO, Nev. (AP) — State wildlife officials say the third consecutive year of drought in Nevada could result in the loss of some fisheries altogether by the end of the summer. It's already pushing rodents and snakes into urban neighborhoods they usually don't frequent in the Reno-Sparks area. Wildlife biologists expect bears to follow soon around Lake Tahoe.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada congressional candidate who came in second place in the Republican primary has conceded the race and abandoned a bid for a recount. Niger Innis' campaign issued a statement saying Innis called state Assemblyman Cresent Hardy and congratulated him on the win. Innis said his campaign team determined a full investigation would be expensive and time-consuming.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 26-year-old California man is jailed in Las Vegas pending a court appearance on attempted murder and other felony charges after a weekend stabbing in front of a Strip casino. Police say Miguel Treto, of Azusa, California, and the stabbing victim, 20-year-old Tevin Hayes, were hospitalized with injuries that were not considered life-threatening. Police say the attack stemmed from an accidental bump and a racially charged exchange of words.

LAUGHLIN, Nev. (AP) — Officials say no arrest was immediately made after a 27-year-old man was fatally wounded with a broken beer bottle in a physical confrontation during the weekend at a home in Laughlin. Frederick Meyer died at Western Arizona Regional Medical Center in Bullhead City, Arizona. Police say detectives will submit the results of their investigation to the Clark County district attorney for possible criminal prosecution.

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