Updated: 11:07 PM Police are urging parents to keep tabs on their kids as more and more teenagers abuse prescription drugs. This dangerous trend has led to the arrest of three Carson City teens for selling OxyContin and generic Vicodin. Another Carson High student remains in the hospital on life support from a prescription drug overdose two weeks ago.
Updated: 5:55 PM Two teens involved in a possible gang shooting this morning are now in police custody.
Updated: 11:16 PM A new study shows the youngest students of all could be the most trouble. It found preschoolers are three times more likely to be expelled than elementary and high school students.
Updated: 6:22 PM Reno has fallen just shy of being in the top 50, when it comes to the best cities in which to start a business or a career. According to Forbes Magazine, the Reno Metro area came in 57th overall.
Updated: 6:07 PM Nevada's own reality show wrapped up taping today at Reno's downtown kayak park. Nevada Passage hopes to increase tourism to the state.
Updated: 5:54 PM It is a byproduct in the war on drugs... large stashes of drugs confiscated by law enforcement. Once the criminal cases have made their way through the courts. The drugs must eventually be destroyed. It's called the "terminator". Basically a 55-gallon steel drum... With a little added high tech wizardry.
Updated: 5:50 PM Driver's education is ONE class...most teenagers don't look forward to. But, what if it were taught by professional race car drivers?
Updated: 6:23 PM They're marking the end of an era at the Fallon Naval Air Station...They're saying goodbye to the last F-14 Tomcats to train at the Top Gun School. This was the plane that Tom Cruise's character flew in the movie "Top Gun." But this aircraft has been a fixture of U-S naval aviation for more than 30 years. That history is now drawing to a close.
Updated: 6:44 PM Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones is moving forward with her lawsuit against The Spice House, a local topless club. Zeta-Jones is suing because her photo was used on the Spice House web site. The case is now headed to federal court.
Updated: 6:51 PM The city of Sparks is about to change course in its downtown redevelopment plans. The revised plan for the Victorian Square envisions an "urban village" including residential housing, restaurants and a new city hall. But it's been limited in scope and current plans have been stalled for the past few years. City officials think it's time for another change.
Updated: 3:42 PM The price of gas is still high across the state, but there is some good news. Prices have dropped a little bit from the record high in April.
Updated: 6:36 PM Developers say it will take seven years to turn the Reno Hilton into one of the west's premiere resorts.
Updated: 8:05 AM Last year Nevada had several reported cases of West Nile Virus... A disease spread mainly by mosquitoes. A heavy winter and wet spring has officials in Churchill County worried they'll see more of the disease this year. One of the keys to fighting West Nile is detecting where birds have come down with the disease...and then trying to eradicate or at least control the mosquito population in the area.
Updated: 10:25 PM The Hispanic Community is growing here in Northern Nevada, up to 30% of the population by some estimates. That's why the Washoe County Sheriff's Office put together a special program catering to this segment of the community.