Stories tagged: las vegas
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Gonzaga has produced a Who’s Who of top women in the courtroom, many of whom meet in Las Vegas for WCC Tournament
If you could pick an era’s Dream Team of successful and powerful women lawyers from Gonzaga, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything quite like what was happening on the banks …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
A defrocked Roman Catholic priest named as one of more than 180 New Jersey priests facing credible accusations of sexual abuse was fatally shot in a new home in a …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
Gonzaga is No. 1 just about everywhere you look.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
A Gonzaga fan’s guide to Las Vegas: Where to eat, drink and hang out when the Bulldogs aren’t on the court
Much of Spokane is focused on – and even empties out during – the annual West Coast Conference Championships at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. That’s even more the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
There’s nothing quite like the opening night of a new show in Las Vegas. The Who’s Who of Sin City are all there and they’re dressed to impress.
Fri., March 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
Just 20 minutes from downtown Sin City is world-class rock climbing in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. It’s an adult playground made of sandstone and sunshine.
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
With semifinal berths secured, the Gonzaga men will open tournament play at 6 on March 11 while the GU women play at noon on March 11.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
A winter storm brought rare snowfall to the Las Vegas Strip, dusting casino marquees and prompting revelers to erect a snowman near the famous “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
Gonzaga great Adam Morrison got the Hall call from the West Coast Conference. Morrison, the 2006 co-national player of the year, will be inducted into the WCC’s Hall of Honor …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
Christina Aguilera is joining the growing number of musicians launching residencies in Las Vegas.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
The high-stakes gambler responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history sought notoriety in the attack but left his specific motive a mystery, the FBI said Tuesday as …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 2:45 p.m.
Mr. Las Vegas is marking his 60th anniversary of performing in Las Vegas in 2019 with a return to Caesars Palace casino-resort.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s rare, one-year absence as the WCC preseason favorite officially came to an end Thursday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 11:47 a.m.
A flock of doves fluttered skyward at sunrise in Las Vegas on Monday, each bird bearing a leg band with the name of one of the 58 people slain in …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
An image of Angelica Cervantes’ son donning a black-and-yellow security guard T-shirt is one of dozens of smiling photos tacked to walls in a Las Vegas garden decorated with ribbons, …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Las Vegas’ newest attraction – and Instagram backdrop – is a museum celebrating all things cannabis.
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 12:31 p.m.
Police said a driver is facing felony driving under the influence charges after his vehicle struck and killed two people from Idaho who were trying to cross busy Las Vegas …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
A Washington state family is mourning after a neighbor shot and killed their dog – a Labradoodle they got to help deal with stress and anxiety following last year’s mass …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Frontier Airlines starts nonstop service between Spokane to Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport on Monday afternoon with a flight to the Nevada city.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 2:35 p.m.
Lady Gaga is heading to Las Vegas for a residency in December and offering fans two kinds of shows.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Zach Collins only scored three points, but his Portland Trail Blazers defeated Johnathan Williams and the Los Angeles Lakers 91-73.
Sun., July 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Zach Collins isn’t used to sitting much, so to look at a final stat sheet with the letters DNP next to his name was becoming disturbing. There wasn’t a coach …
Sat., July 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
Former Gonzaga big man Johnathan Williams keeping the faith that making an NBA roster is in his future
There’s something to be said about having faith. Johnathan Williams abides by it.
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 8:04 p.m.
Trips to Las Vegas feel better when they end on a win. The consolation round of the NBA Summer League gave teams a chance to experience that Friday.
Thu., July 12, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Johnathan Williams, who went undrafted out of Gonzaga, added a block and a steal as the Lakers remained unbeaten in Las Vegas.
Wed., July 11, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
Brayon Blake, who was a two-year standout at Idaho, finished 2 for 4 from the floor, including making a 3-pointer.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Ex-Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews works to stay in NBA after summer league with the Los Angeles Clippers
After not being selected in the 2017 NBA Draft, Jordan Mathews joined the New Orleans Pelicans last summer, and then signed with the Atlanta Hawks in September before getting released …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 8:02 p.m.
Jeff Ledbetter added to his already impressive Summer League campaign, scoring 10 points and dishing out four assists, but his San Antonio Spurs fell to the Portland Trail Blazers 95-89 …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
Rather than mope, Victor Sanders knows he can be seen by any coach, at any time. So, he said, just making a summer roster is a big opportunity and a …
UPDATED: Sat., July 7, 2018, 4:40 p.m.
They sounded like one of those perfect romantic odd couples at first – the kind you can’t understand how they even hooked up, but they seem so great for each …