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Air Force Thunderbirds’ Line Chief has Really Cool Roots

A woman, who once lived down the street from Santa Claus, is now part of the world famous Thunderbirds at Nellis Air Force Base.

The Thunderbirds team at Nellis Air Force Base is at the top of the world when it comes to showcasing the Air Force’s flying feats. So it makes sense that the team’s line chief is from North Pole, Alaska. 

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Reunion Catches Airman's Family by Surprise at 51s Game

Reunion Catches Airman's Family by Surprise at 51s Game

A special reunion brings together a family.

An emotional moment unfolded as fans watched a boy throw out the first pitch at the Las Vegas 51s game on Thursday night at Cashman Field.

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82 Nellis Tech. Sgts. Receive Promotion Selection

82 Nellis Tech. Sgts. Receive Promotion Selection

Less than 19 percent of those eligible received the distinction.

Nellis Air Force Base welcomed 82 new master sergeants after the newest selectees were announced May 23.

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Election Rookies Vie for North Las Vegas Council Seat

Election Rookies Vie for North Las Vegas Council Seat

The two candidates boast some similar credentials.

Both of the teachers up for a Ward 1 North Las Vegas City Council seat — Jared Hardy and Isaac Barron — are election rookies. Early voting starts Wednesday.

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Ex-Las Vegas Couple Take a Long Ride for the Troops

Charity is the goal for one former southern Nevada couple.

Former Las Vegans Alex and Helen LaVoie, who heard many noisy jets take off from Nellis Air Force Base during their 16 years here, are back in town making a little noise of their own — a bike ride across the U.S. to help fund the Wounded Warriors Project.

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