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Ray Brewer

Managing Editor

Ray Brewer, a proud local, has been part of Greenspun Media Group since the mid-1990s. He’s covered high school and UNLV sports, and managed the Las Vegas Sun’s award-winning website. He’s a graduate of Chaparral High School and UNLV, and a fierce defender of Las Vegas — especially in comparisons to Reno. Brewer and his wife, Karla, have two children. And they all are passionate about the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • Sports

    Thursday, March 7, 2019

    First-year Las Vegas Lights coach Eric Wynalda doesn’t hide his confidence when discussing his team. It opens the United Soccer League season March 9 against the visiting Austin Bold FC, and Wynalda expects better results in the franchise’s second season.

  • Sports

    Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

    Tony Machado stands about 20 yards from the hole at Chimera Golf Club ahead of his second shot. He makes great contact with the soccer ball—yes, soccer ball—and watches it roll onto the green and into ...

  • A&E

    Friday, Jan. 4, 2019

    Britney Spears won’t be performing as scheduled in Las Vegas, citing her father’s continuing health struggles, the pop star announced this morning. Spears is on an “indefinite work hiatus,” putting her “Britney: Domination” residency at the Park Theater at the Park MGM on hold until further notice, the resort ...

  • Sports

    Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018

    The past 12 months will forever be remembered fondly in local sports circles, as they brought a Stanley Cup Final appearance, the debut of two new professional teams and a handful of big fights. What’s in store for Las Vegas’ sports franchises in 2019? Here are ...

  • Baseball

    Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

    Don Logan, the Las Vegas 51s president and longtime face of professional baseball here, has been attending the Baseball Winter Meetings for nearly four decades. He recalls how ...

  • Sports

    Friday, Nov. 23, 2018

    Our photographers were along for the ride this season to document some of the moments that make Friday nights so meaningful. Forget the wins and losses; it’s all about playing in front of family and friends.

  • Thanksgiving

    Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018

    If you aren’t cooking Thanksgiving dinner at home, Las Vegas has plenty of options. OK, Las Vegas has too many options. Whether it’s up and down the Strip or at ...

  • Sports

    Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

    After an eventful first year, Las Vegas’ pro soccer team will look to a big-name coach in year two.

  • Sports

    Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018

    City National Arena is packed to capacity for a Golden Knights practice, all eyes on the ice, when a dog walks in wearing a Golden Knights jersey. Attention suddenly shifts.

  • News

    Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018

    Las Vegas doesn’t want to be part of this fraternity; no city does. Hurricane Harvey ravaged the Houston area last summer, taking 82 lives and causing millions of dollars of damage. Destructive weather in Puerto Rico and ...