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JULY 25 DUI CHECKPOINT CANCELED NEXT CHECKPOINT SCHEDULED FOR AUG 15
Contact: Andrew S. Muñoz, 702-293-8691
JULY 25 DUI CHECKPOINT CANCELED, NEXT CHECKPOINT SCHEDULED FOR AUG. 15
LAS VEGAS - The DUI checkpoint scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled. While a formal checkpoint will not be in place, park rangers will be on the lookout for impared drivers.
The next checkpoints are scheduled for Aug. 15. near Las Vegas Bay and Aug. 23 at Cottonwood Cove.
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Did You Know?
In October 1857, a caravan of 28 camels crossed the Colorado River below present Bullhead City, AZ. Lieutenant Edward F. Beale was testing camels for desert travel for the War Department.