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Mystere announces return to stage following pandemic closure

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- After being dark for 14 months due to the pandemic, Mystere is the latest Las Vegas show to announce its return to the stage.

Mystere by Cirque du Soleil will be back on stage at Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on Monday, June 28. The new updated schedule includes nightly performances Friday through Tuesday 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

The production combines high-energy acrobatics with dramatic dance set to the thunderous rhythms of the Taïko drums.

The. First. Jump. It's been a year since our artists have been in the theatre. Today, we're cracking the door open as the #Mystère teeterboard team steps back on stage for the first time. #intermissionisover pic.twitter.com/khj1FozOLX... Read More

NEW: COVID-19 test positivity rate falls to 5.4% as Nevada reports 450+ cases

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Nevada’s COVID-19 test positivity rate dropped on Tuesday as the state reported more than 450 new cases, data released Wednesday shows.

The rate fell to 5.4% after staying at 5.5% for two days. It started climbing on April 3, and passed 5% on April 12. But it leveled off in late April and has been steady since.

Clark County’s test positivity is slightly higher, at 5.5% in data released Wednesday.

The state reports that nearly 30% of Nevada’s population is now fully vaccinated, and more than 47% of the people eligible have initiated vaccinations... Read More

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons to perform Oct. 8 at The Smith Center

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons will perform a 90-minute show in The Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall on Friday, Oct. 8, at 8:00 p.m.

Tickets for reserved seating starting at $40 go on sale Saturday, May 15, at 10:00 a.m. at thesmithcenter.com.

Valli came to fame in 1962 as the lead singer of The Four Seasons, producing classic hits including “Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You,” “My Eyes Adored You,” “Workin’ My Way Back To You,” and “Grease.”

The Four Seasons were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1990, and joined the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 1999.

With 71 chart hits, including 40 in the Top 40, 19 in the Top 10 and eight No. 1 songs, they are one of the best-selling musical groups of all time, having sold an estimated 170 million records worldwide... Read More

Smith's offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccines

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Smith's Food & Drug grocery stores are now offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccines to anyone eligible for a vaccine.

The company mad the announcement Wednesday saying the walk-in vaccines would be offered at most of its 141 locations across several states including Southern Nevada. The vaccines are available for free.

If people would like to chose a specific vaccine, they are encouraged to make an appointment at this link.

Walk-ins are asked to wear a short-sleeved shirt, bring an insurance card and identification card and be willing to wait in a designated area for 15 minutes following the shot. Minors who are 16 - 17 who are eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine do not need to have their guardian present but a pharmacist or technician is required to call to verify consent. ... Read More

Sheriff Lombardo: Amari Nicholson murder case 'challenging' for police

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo discussed the tragic case of 2-year-old Amari Nicholson on Good Day Las Vegas Wednesday morning, one day after police learned the child had been killed.

"First and foremost I want to send my condolences to the family," Lombardo said.

He added this case has been emotionally challenging for officers especially because there was a lack of information.

"Unfortunately, we were informed late in the process with the missing child," Lombardo said.

Terrell Rhodes, the boyfriend of the mother, who was supposed to be caring for the child, had said that a family member took the boy on May 5.

Rhodes was arrested Tuesday, May 11, after allegedly confessing to killing Amari.

Lombardo said the challenge now is finding Amari's body.

"It's going to be a no body prosecution, at this point," he said. ... Read More

Man accused of killing 2-year-old Amari Nicholson denied bail

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- A judge has denied bail for the man accused of killing Las Vegas toddler Amari Nicholson.

Terrell Rhodes, the boyfriend of Amari's mother, appeared in court for the first time on Wednesday after being arrested Tuesday.

"We would note that the defendant lied for approximately one week regarding covering up the murder committed against this child," said Tim Fattig, Chief Deputy District Attorney in court today.

A prosecutor says Rhodes confessed to abusing and killing the 2-year-old child. Blood was found on a wall, along with soiled child's clothing, according to the Clark County District Attorney's Office.

Metro police say Rhodes confessed to hitting Amari numerous times, ultimately causing the boy's death. He hid the body, police said... Read More

Resorts World Las Vegas headliners announce first performance dates

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Tickets go on sale later this month for Resorts World's star lineup of entertainers.

Global music stars Celine Dion, Carrie Underwood, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan are the new resort's founding headliners. Fans can buy tickets for the first 30 performance dates starting Monday, May 24 at 10 a.m. at AXS.com.

The artists will call The Theatre at Resorts World Las Vegas their performing home. The resort opens on June 24 and the 5,000-capacity theatre will open its doors in November. The venue is exclusively programmed and operated by Concerts West / AEG Presents.

The star-studded performances will begin with Celine Dion’s return to Las Vegas with a brand-new show and a special opening night performance to benefit COVID-19 Relief on Friday, Nov. 5.

Carrie Underwood follows in December with a six-show run beginning Dec. 1. ... Read More