Updated: 12/17/2007 - An estimated four and half percent of state and federal inmates are reporting being sexually victimized -- That's according to a report released Sunday by the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Posted: 12/16/2007 - UNR Campus On Edge After Sexual Assault
Posted: 12/16/2007 - Elko is gearing up for its premier event of the year: the annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering.
Updated: 12/16/2007 - Wildfire prevention would become a top priority at Lake Tahoe under a proposal being considered by a panel formed by California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons.
Updated: 12/16/2007 - Brett Favre became the NFL career leader in yards passing Sunday, overtaking Dan Marino for his latest achievement in a milestone season.
Updated: 12/16/2007 - About a year after he was acquitted of criminal charges that he coerced a 17-year-old girl into undressing to get out of a traffic ticket, a former Reno police sergeant has been sued by the teenager.
Updated: 12/16/2007 - A mule-drawn wagon picked-up denim donations from a hand-full of Reno businesses Saturday. The Reno Rodeo Foundation was able to deliver about a thousand pairs of jeans to local abused or neglected children. Organizers say more than five-thousand pairs of socks and underwear were also collected during the drive. The kids are being cared for by the residential Kids Kottage, McGee Center for Adolescent Social Services and Washoe County Social Services.
Updated: 12/15/2007 - More inspectors would be available to help Lake Tahoe property owners increase defensible space around homes under a plan being considered by regulators to reduce the threat of major wildland fires at the Sierra lake.
Updated: 12/15/2007 - Storey County prosecutors said they're reviewing allegations that a former high school teacher improperly touched a male student, as similar charges against the educator were publicly disclosed.
Updated: 12/15/2007 - The Barack Obama campaign will be holding a potluck and mock caucus Saturday, December 15th to prepare for the January 19th Democratic caucuses.
Updated: 12/15/2007 - Safety officials have issued 17 criminal misdemeanor citations to casino-giant Harrah's Entertainment Inc. for problematic remodeling work at two of its Las Vegas Strip hotels.
Updated: 12/15/2007 - The 15-acre Virginia estate that served as Michael Vick's dogfighting headquarters has failed to sell.
Posted: 12/15/2007 - Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman did not give the Crazy Horse Too topless club special treatment.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - Sewer Project Hurting Sparks Businesses
Updated: 12/15/2007 - Edwards Campaign will canvass all of Nevada this weekend. One hundred volunteers here in the Truckee Meadows will be going door-to-door.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - Six decades of Northern Nevadans have learned to ski and snowboard there, but now a landmark program is in financial trouble. The Sky Tavern Junior Ski Program is facing tough times. After a bad snow year, last winter... the program's registration numbers are down... and funding is scarce.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - The Reno Fire Department will hold a public workshop at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 20 on potential changes to Reno Municipal Code Chapter 16 (fire protection) and possible adoption of the 2006 edition of the International Fire Code.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - The Albertsons supermarket chain announced a voluntary recall of its in-house brand of bean soup mix from shelves in parts of Idaho, Utah, Montana and other Western states.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - Nevada should end its status as the only Western state without a registration program for off-highway vehicles and should borrow ideas from a neighboring state in doing so, state lawmakers have been told.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - Reno Radio Representatives announced today the third recipient of its 'Angels Among Us' promotion.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - The U.S. Senate has confirmed Greg Brower as Nevada's new U.S. attorney, replacing Daniel Bogden who was one of eight prosecutors let go last year in a Justice Department scandal that figured in former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' resignation.
Updated: 12/14/2007 - At approximately 7.43pm on December 12th 2007 a Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper noted a car traveling faster than the speed limit on I-80 near West McCarren.
Posted: 12/14/2007 - John Edwards' presidential campaign says more than 400 volunteers and union supporters will be knocking on doors in Nevada this weekend.
Updated: 12/14/2007 - Democratic presidential candidates may be back in Las Vegas next month for a second debate.