The Daily Frame

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Friday, September 17, 2021

“Heartbreaking loss for all of Las Vegas”
Photograph by Ginger Bruner
From the 2019 Archive – June 23
“Life in the Time of Covid-19”

Text from KLAS 8NewsNow September 17, 8:237 a.m. story by Greg Haas with video.

Cindi Reed was on Mount Charleston Friday morning as firefighters battled the blaze at the Mt. Charleston Lodge.

When she heard the news that the lodge was destroyed, she summed up what many Las Vegans will have to come to terms with today.

“Everybody loves the lodge. It’s such a Vegas tradition. I mean, it’s really heartbreaking,” Reed said.

“Our Las Vegas” Lead Photographer Ginger Bruner is one of the hundreds of thousands of Las Vegans for whom the Lodge was a much-loved getaway.

The entire Our Las Vegas”  team is heartbroken by this loss.

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More: In addition to providing a daily view capturing the people, pets, interiors, urban landscapes and entertainment, social and news events of Las Vegas and the Valley, we also see The Daily Frame as a postcard to the future for scholars and visitors in the years ahead. With the launch of “Life in the Time of Covid-19” series we document these uncertain times as people, businesses, institutions and government navigate uncharted waters.

We welcome your photographic views and thoughts and encourage you as always to contribute to this project.

In these strangest of days of that include the devastating Covid-19 pandemic – linked collapse of the local economy and the tragic murder of George Floyd and many others, we wish all health and well-being to those sheltered at home. And we extend our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to  the Valley’s doctors, nurses and medical staff, and to all essential workers.

Take care. Be safe. Be present. Get vaccinated. And don’t forget to wear a mask and social distance. We can all help save lives.

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Please contact us for details at ourlasvegas at gmail dot com or visit here.

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The Daily Frame Archive – 2021

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