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Bear Poacher Wanted in Tahoe

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Wildlife investigators are looking for a poacher tonight, suspected of stealing bear body parts from a 250-pound piece of roadkill. It happened early Tuesday morning on highway 89, just a few miles south of Truckee.

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Report: Nevada Pension Fund OK

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Nevada's 140,000-member government pension system lost money on its investments last fiscal year, but performed better than most public retirement systems, the system's investment counselor says.

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Nevada Officials Cut Some Welfare Benefits, Retain Others

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Nevada welfare officials, facing shrinking funds and growing caseloads, adopted one benefit-limiting plan but sidelined others after being urged by advocates for the poor to avoid steps that could hurt children.

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Washoe County Wants Construction Firm to Pay Costs 2007

Posted: 08/20/2008 - The Washoe County Commission wants a construction company to pay a $1 million fire-fighting bill for a blaze that started by sparks from grinding equipment and burned 2,700 acres in the hills west of Reno last summer.

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Minor Plane Crash

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Rescue crews are on the scene of what appears to be a minor plane crash incident at Reno-Stead Airport. Officials at the scene a reporting that the pilot of the single-engine aircraft was not injured. The report of the crash or crash landing came in around 1:15 p.m. There is no word on what caused the mishap.

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Court Hears Petition Appeals

Posted: 08/20/2008 - The state Supreme Court was urged Wednesday to overturn a lower court judge and let Nevadans vote in November on three ballot proposals backed by Las Vegas Sands Corp. owner Sheldon Adelson.

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Feds Watch as Nevada Wilderness Burns Unchecked for 12 Days

Posted: 08/20/2008 - While armies of firefighters battle wildland blazes across much of the West, federal crews are watching from the sidelines as a 12-day-old wildfire burns unchecked in a remote wilderness area in the northeast corner of Nevada.

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395 Closed in Gardnerville

Updated: 08/20/2008 - The Record Courier is reporting that 395 has been shut down for a gas leak at the new construction across from the Raley’s in Gardnerville. A gas pipe was struck during construction.

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At least 153 Dead as Jet Crashes at Madrid Airport

Updated: 08/20/2008 - A jetliner heading to the popular Canary Islands vacation resort crashed during takeoff Wednesday, turning a wooded area off the end of a runway into a hellish scene of charred bodies and smoldering wreckage. Some 153 were believed dead - Spain's worst air disaster in nearly 25 years.

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Fire Victims Return Home

Updated: 08/20/2008 - VIctims of yesterrday's fire on Ridgeview Drive return to their homes to salvage what they can.

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Saint Mary's Telephone Problem

Posted: 08/19/2008 - Saint Mary's is experiencing technical difficulties with the organization's telephone system. Every effort is being made to correct the situation as quickly as possible, but in the meantime, Saint Mary's is operating on its Emergency Back Up Telephone System (EBUTS) and by cell phones in selected departments. We ask for your understanding and patience as we work through this situation. We hope to have the system functioning as soon as possible.

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Reno Fire Marshal: Same Conditions Caused Losses

Updated: 08/20/2008 - A brush fire that destroyed six Reno homes was similar to one that claimed four houses in the same neighborhood four years ago, due in part to homeowners' failure to clear "defensible space," a fire official said Tuesday.

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Reno-Sparks Housing Market on the Rebound?

Updated: 08/20/2008 - The number of existing single family home sales continued to increase in the region according to the July 2008 report by the Reno-Sparks Association of Realtors.

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Fire Investigators Say: Arson Is Cause of Blaze

Updated: 08/20/2008 - Now that the fire is out, some neighbors say their emotions have shifted from fear to anger, as investigators try to figure out just what caused the blaze to spark up.

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College Presidents Seek Debate on Drinking Age

Updated: 08/20/2008 - College presidents from about 100 of the nation's best-known universities, including Duke, Dartmouth and Ohio State, are calling on lawmakers to consider lowering the drinking age from 21 to 18, saying current laws actually encourage dangerous binge drinking on campus.

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Report: Some Sentences Outside the Law

Posted: 08/19/2008 - More than 12 percent of felony defendants sentenced in Nevada last year received punishments that fell outside the limits set by law, according to a new university study.

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