Mike Heuer

Mike Heuer

Las Vegas Journalist

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Experienced at news reporting, international travel reporting, copywriting, copy editing, photography, government relations, media relations, public relations and the tradeshow industry. Certified in cross-cultural communications with a bachelor's degree in print media journalism, minor in world history and a master's degree in public relations. More than 20 years' experience in publishing and general media. Avid motorcyclist and photographer, often combining the two on long trips. Learning to play jazz and classical guitar on my two Gibson Les Pauls and looking to expand the lineup. Love my two cats.

Latest Articles by Mike Heuer

Las Vegas Film Campus

Sports Betting

Proposed Las Vegas film studios plan to disrupt Hollywood monopoly

Hollywood has more than a century of success in the global film industry but soon could face strong competition from Las Vegas as the center of the U.S. filmmaking industry. Nevada Senate estimates show the Las Vegas Media Campus would support 7,100 jobs after completion and generate $54.6 million in annual tax revenues.

Mike Heuer


Mike Heuer

Mike Heuer is a longtime journalist and freelance writer with a bachelor’s in print media journalism and a master’s in public relations from Michigan State University. He recently lived in and reported on events, court proceedings and legal news in Las Vegas and statewide throughout Nevada.

Mike is an avid fisherman, motorcyclist, and guitar hobbyist who enjoys kayaking, attending musical events, and wagering on college and NFL football. Mike also is a Civil War and military history buff who enjoys a good read. As a longtime journalist, he has covered numerous topics over the years and is especially adept at legal and political reporting. He has worked as a communications specialist in the Michigan House of Representatives and senior writer for Michigan Senate Majority Communications.

Mike continues working as a freelance journalist and has thousands of published stories in newspapers and online publications across the United States, Canada, and overseas.