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Nevada wildfire expands, prompts voluntary evacuations
A lightning-caused wildfire in northern Nevada continues to grow, prompting officials to keep voluntary evacuations in place for areas near Gardnerville

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Nevada regulators mull expedited marijuana supply licensing
The proposed regulation would at least temporarily clear the way for sales as a legal battle over distribution continues.
Evacuees return, damage measured as western wildfires wane
Crews were making progress against dozens of wildfires across the western U.S.
Cooler temps and lower winds help California firefighters

Firefighters on Monday made progress against wildfires burning across numerous states in the hot, dry West.

That included California, where slightly cooler temperatures and diminishing winds helped firefighters as they battled several wildfires...

Retrial set for defendants in Bundy standoff case in Nevada
Jury selection begins Monday in Las Vegas for the conspiracy retrial of four defendants.
Thousands flee wildfires burning in the US and Canada
Thousands flee wildfires burning in the US and Canada
Wildfires barreled across the baking landscape of the western U.S. and Canada, destroying a smattering of homes, forcing thousands to flee and temporarily trapping children and counselors at a California campground.
Wind-driven Nevada wildfire destroys home as owners flee
The fire was one of several burning in hot, dry northern Nevada.
People splash in pools, fountains as Southwest US heats up
The heat building into the weekend results from high pressure over the desert.