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Stories by Tovin Lapan

Local BMX racer Roman ‘RadRo’ Jaworsky has his sights on the 2020 Olympics
May 14, 2015

Give your dog a bong? Pot for pets is no joke
April 1, 2015

The turbulent, jubilant story of Los Arcos, one family’s dream that became big food business
February 26, 2015

Soccer star Salvador Bernal is fast, fierce, and headed to the pros
February 18, 2015

The brainchild of a former federal inmate, Pigeonly is a 21st-century lifeline
December 18, 2014

Weekly Taste Test: How does Coke Life stack up?
December 11, 2014

Nevada’s Hispanic voters stayed home, drifted away from Democrats
November 21, 2014

Mucking it up as they go along: World’s Toughest Mudder comes to Las Vegas
November 12, 2014

Some immigrants trapped in ‘age-out’ loophole
November 9, 2014

Survey: Democrat Lucy Flores, Republican Brian Sandoval won the Hispanic vote
November 5, 2014

Job picture looks bright as seasonal hiring season kicks into high gear
November 5, 2014

Documentary questions arrest of Mexican drug lord
October 31, 2014

Day of the Dead is anything but lifeless in Las Vegas
October 29, 2014

Nonprofit AzulBlue helps parents understand autism
October 26, 2014

Poll: Hispanic support of Democrats dipping
October 23, 2014

SLS helping keep north Strip from going south, nearby business operators say
October 22, 2014

Your votes could win Las Vegas volunteer a $25,000 grant
October 19, 2014

Chess as a spectator sport? Organizers of big-money tourney say yes
October 15, 2014

Miss Asian Las Vegas pageant rewards go well beyond the crown
October 12, 2014

Deportation stats suggest Obama hasn’t upheld vow to target criminals
October 8, 2014

Hispanic voting bloc’s hue not so blue these days
October 5, 2014

Tacos translated: Decoding the menu at traditional Mexican taco shops
October 4, 2014

250 high school students gather for Hispanic Youth Leadership Summit
October 3, 2014

Scam alert: Beware of callers seeking bail for relatives, officials say
October 1, 2014

For immigrants and others without insurance, nonprofit OB-GYN clinic is a blessing
September 30, 2014

Homegrown soccer star says Las Vegas ready for pro team
September 28, 2014

Springs Preserve celebration of Asian culture expands
September 26, 2014

Southern Nevada nonprofits suffer from huge funding gap, study says
September 25, 2014

Discussion: Border security and the Mexican drug cartels
September 23, 2014

Anatomy of the Army’s Best Warrior
September 21, 2014

Dozens fulfill dream of citizenship in emotional Las Vegas ceremony
September 17, 2014

Culture Fest celebrates diversity through food, music and art
September 17, 2014

Pew report: Number of immigrants in U.S. illegally holding steady
September 16, 2014

Charity works up a lather to donate soap to the needy
September 14, 2014

Concerts, festivals, boxing and more on tap for Mexican Independence Day, Hispanic Heritage Month
September 10, 2014

Obama delays action on immigration until after election
September 8, 2014

Biking enthusiasts hope to gain traction in Las Vegas
September 7, 2014

Lieutenant governor candidates Flores and Hutchison square off in Hispanics in Politics debate
September 3, 2014

Mosquito bite carries virus from tropics to desert
August 31, 2014

Las Vegans remain focused on immigration overload despite falloff in media coverage
August 27, 2014

Will impasse on immigration galvanize Hispanic voters, or leave them apathetic?
August 21, 2014

AIDS advocate: ‘We are beginning to lose control of the epidemic’
August 21, 2014

Is it finally Las Vegas’ time to get a major pro sports team?
August 17, 2014

Dive in and explore Lake Mead
August 17, 2014

What a trip: New show in Las Vegas melds entertainment with tourism promo
August 13, 2014

How a wind turbine works
August 10, 2014

‘Love God Love People’: Las Vegas church leader reaches out to LGBT violence victims
August 8, 2014

Chikungunya, a disease with an odd name but painful symptoms, turns up in Nevada
August 6, 2014

Citizenship granted: ‘It’s like a new birthday for me’
August 3, 2014

Polls show everyone losing during immigration crisis
August 1, 2014

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