Posted: 11/20/2007 - Presidential contender Barack Obama on Tuesday called for an $18 billion education plan that he said would fix mistakes his chief Democratic rivals made when they approved President Bush's "No Child Left Behind" effort.
Updated: 11/20/2007 - The cleanup of the spilled grain and 40-50 gallons of diesel fuel from the 1:48 am traffic accident this morning on Interstate 80 has been removed and both lanes of the freeway are now open.
Posted: 11/20/2007 - It's might not be how much television your kids watch, but how they watch it that can make a difference in their development.
Updated: 11/20/2007 - Monday evening Nevadans spoke out about the proposed Yucca mountain nuclear repository. In order to get a license for the facility, the Department of Energy is required to gather comments -- A public hearing was held at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Former Simpson Animator now teaches at TMCC
Posted: 11/19/2007 - The housing market crisis...and a slowing economy in general...have severely taxed our state budget.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Western Nevada Supply, a family-owned and -operated plumbing, water works, HVAC, irrigation, hydronics, industrial, tools, and kitchen and bath supply company based in Sparks, Nev. has selected 225 Fallon-area children to take on a holiday shopping spree to purchase gifts for family and friends.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Princess Diana might have survived a 1997 car crash if French medics had brought her to a hospital faster, a leading British surgeon told an inquest into her death Monday.
Updated: 11/19/2007 - A teachers group is moving ahead with its ballot initiative calling for higher taxes on Nevada's biggest casinos to get more money for the state's K-12 school system.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - All 63 state lawmakers had fair-to-excellent scores while Gov. Jim Gibbons got a C-minus from the Nevada Conservation League in a report Monday focusing on the way they handled environmental-natural resource bills during the 2007 session.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Postal Service customers in Nevada and the Lake Tahoe region benefited from some of the highest on-time delivery rates for first-class mail.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - High gasoline prices and crowded airports aren't putting a damper on Nevadans' travel plans for the Thanksgiving holiday, AAA said Monday.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - A judge postponed an evidentiary hearing Monday for a man who became the focus of a nationwide manhunt after he was identified as the assailant in the videotaped rape of a little girl.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Police say a Reno man is facing felony drunken driving and hit-and-run charges after allegedly striking a 14-year-old girl in a pedestrian crosswalk.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Rescuers struggled with flames and fallen rocks in trying to reach more than two dozen miners trapped in a coal mine Monday, a day after a methane blast killed at least 70 others in one of Ukraine's deadliest mining disasters of the post-Soviet era.
Updated: 11/19/2007 - Authorities say three inmates who escaped from the Esmeralda County Jail are back in custody.
Posted: 11/19/2007 - Fran Townsend, the leading White House-based terrorism adviser, is stepping down after 4½ years.
Updated: 11/19/2007 - Everyone made it out safely after a South Lake Tahoe hotel caught on fire. It happened at about 3 a.m. Sunday. The Chateau Inn, near Heavenly Village, sustained major damage.
Updated: 11/19/2007 - Edwards Playing Catchup In Nevada
Posted: 11/18/2007 - Churchill County High School Principal John Riley says he's resigning partly because the school was labeled as being "in need of improvement" for three straight years.
Posted: 11/18/2007 - Democrat John Edwards criticized Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton over her unwillingness to set a timetable for withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq, saying her position is tantamount to "continuing the war.
Posted: 11/18/2007 - The Mint casino in Sparks has closed for business, throwing a couple dozen employees out of work just before the Christmas holiday season.
Posted: 11/18/2007 - The Highway Patrol says it's not known if speed was a factor in an accident on Geiger Grade Saturday afternoon.
Updated: 11/18/2007 - A state official says Nevada is among the states with the highest rate of suicide. At the First United Methodist Church in Reno, people gathered to remember those lost and raise awareness about the issue.