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Nevada Jobless Rate Climbs

Updated: 03/20/2009 - Nevada's unemployment rate rose to 10.1 percent in February, drawing closer to the state's highest recorded rate of 10.7 percent in late 1982, according to a state report released Friday.

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Car Crashes Into Bar

Updated: 03/20/2009 - An overnight street race ended with a car into a bar, and the driver on the run. It happened just after 3:00am Friday when two cars were racing down Wrondel Way in Reno.

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Waiver Plan Opposed

Posted: 03/20/2009 - Gov. Jim Gibbons' decision to seek a stimulus waiver that would free the state from meeting strict funding requirements for higher education was criticized Thursday by top Nevada's education officials.

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Nevada Unemployment On The Rise Again

Posted: 03/20/2009 - The Silver State's jobless rate sees a jump. Also, one county is now at 15.6%. Click here to see the county-by-county & state figures.

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Police Meet Rihanna Again

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Los Angeles police got a little more face time with Rihanna after stopping her driver after a night of clubbing.

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City Manager McNeely Leaving Reno

Updated: 03/20/2009 - Reno City Manager Charles McNeely is leaving his 14-year post with the city of Reno to take the same job with the city of San Bernardino, California.

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No Violence After Text Message Hoax

Updated: 03/20/2009 - Northern Nevada police agencies reported no problems Thursday night after a mass text-message that warned of violence in Wal-Mart parking lots.

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Update: Manhunt Suspect Identified

Posted: 03/19/2009 - The Washoe County Sheriff's office is searching for a man whom a sheriff deputy fired upon early this morning.

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City Manager Status Uncertain

Posted: 03/19/2009 -
Reno City Manager Charles McNeely tells KOLO-8 News Now that reports of his taking another job with the City of San Bernardino are “not correct.” We do know that the City of San Bernardino city council met in closed session late this afternoon to discuss the hiring of a city manager.

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Today's Peace Movement: Older and Wiser

Posted: 03/19/2009 - Reno's peace movement marked the sixth anniversary of the Iraq War much as they have from the beginning, with a quiet vigil, followed by a rally. It wasn't like this in the 60's.

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James Biela Denied New Attorney; Storms Out of Courtroom

Updated: 03/19/2009 - The man accused of raping and killing 19-year-old Brianna Denison stormed out of a courtroom Thursday after a judge denied his request for new lawyers. 27-year-old James Biela asked Judge Robert Perry for new public defense, saying he's "unhappy" with the attorneys assigned to him.

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Med School Match

Posted: 03/19/2009 - Match day for fourth year medical students at the University of Nevada School of Medicine as well as other medical schools across the country. Students learn if they will match with their choice for a residency program.

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Strong Quake Near Tonga Prompts Tsunami Warning

Posted: 03/19/2009 - A strong 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck Friday near Tonga, generating a tsunami with the potential of striking coastlines in the South Pacific, officials said. There were no immediate reports of damage.

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2 US Journalists Detained in North Korea

Posted: 03/19/2009 - North Korean soldiers detained two American journalists near the country's border with China, South Korean news reports and a South Korean missionary said Thursday.

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Reno Apartment Fire Ruled Accidental

Posted: 03/19/2009 - The Reno Fire Department says last Thursday's blaze at a 10-unit apartment building was traced to a group of appliances.

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Tourism Summit Told Funding Cuts Carry Big Risks

Updated: 03/19/2009 - One day ahead of legislative hearings on proposals to cut state funding for tourism, industry representatives are cautioned to learn from another state's mistakes.

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Actress Natasha Richardson Dies

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Natasha Richardson, a gifted and precocious heiress to acting royalty whose career highlights included the film "Patty Hearst" and a Tony-winning performance in a stage revival of "Cabaret," died Wednesday at age 45 after suffering a head injury during a beginners' ski lesson.

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