Posted: 03/13/2007 - Sen. John Ensign, R-Nev., on Tuesday denounced the dismissal of the U.S. attorney in Las Vegas as "completely mishandled by the United States attorney general."
Posted: 03/13/2007 - Seven of the eight biggest names on the Democratic presidential campaign are expected to take part in a candidates' forum March 24th at UNLV.
Updated: 03/13/2007 - A man struck and killed by a Citifare bus was identified Tuesday as an 88-year-old Reno man. Rex Hulsey, who walked with a cane, was in a crosswalk on Lake Street when he was hit by the bus Sunday afternoon near downtown, police said. He was not carrying any identification.
Updated: 03/13/2007 - Northern Nevadans are basking in sunshine and warm temperatures. Record highs fell across Nevada Monday, including one that stood for more than a century in Reno where the mercury topped out at 80 degrees. A year ago on the same date, the high in Reno was 34 degrees and it was snowing.
Posted: 03/12/2007 - Reno police have a strong lead as to who the man was who was killed by an RTC Ride Bus at around 2 o'clock Sunday.
Posted: 03/12/2007 - Record high temperatures fell across Nevada today, including one that stood for more than 100 years in Reno. And the good news is the National Weather Service says the unseasonably warm weather in the upper 70s is expected to continue for at least another day or so.
Updated: 03/12/2007 - A tour bus taking people from Lake Tahoe to Reno-Tahoe International Airport reportedly lost its brakes coming down a mountain highway, striking a pickup and tractor trailer on U.S. 395 in Carson City.
Posted: 03/12/2007 - Firefighters in Lyon County responded to a house fire this morning. The house is on Cottonwood Lane in Fernley. The fire started at around 4 this morning. Dispatchers say the house is unoccupied. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Updated: 03/12/2007 - A suspect has been arrested in the early morning officer involved shooting in Douglas. Still outstanding is the passenger of the vehicle, Robert Michael Hernandez. He is 20 years of age, 5’9” tall and weighs 155 pounds. He has short black hair and goes by the nickname “Pee Wee”.
Posted: 03/12/2007 - RENO (AP) - Western Athletic Conference officials say they'll look into a report that Nevada coach Mark Fox got into a heated verbal exchange with referee Bill Gracey after the Wolf Pack lost to Utah State in the conference tournament.
Posted: 03/12/2007 - LAS VEGAS (AP) - Former Nevada Gov. Kenny Guinn has thrown his support behind the presidential bid of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, the campaign said Sunday.
Posted: 03/12/2007 - RENO (AP) - For the first time since 1985, Nevada and U-N-L-V have made the same field of the N-C-Double A tournament.
Updated: 03/11/2007 - The man that was hit by a bus in Downtown Reno has died. Reno Police need your help identifying the man.
Posted: 03/11/2007 - CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - The sixth week of the 2007 Nevada Legislature opens Monday with dueling Democratic and Republican news conferences over education - notably funding for full-day kindergarten which Democrats want and GOP Gov. Jim Gibbons opposes.
Updated: 03/10/2007 - A single engine propeller plane flipped over in Reno Saturday.
Updated: 03/10/2007 - DEETH (AP) - A 51-year-old Elko County woman with a criminal record that includes elder abuse has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her 76-year-old mother.
Updated: 03/11/2007 - Three suspicious devices were blown up by the bomb squad Friday night.
Posted: 03/10/2007 - LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada development authorities are continuing a campaign to lure biotechnology companies from the East Coast.
Posted: 03/10/2007 - DATELINE (AP) -A Las Vegas police recruit who engaged in a gunbattle with officers in February died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Posted: 03/10/2007 - LAS VEGAS (AP) - Some Las Vegas-area high schools will be offering incentives, including cash awards, to students who show up for required standardized tests, school officials said.
Posted: 03/10/2007 - LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Clark County Republican Party on Saturday came to the defense of embattled Gov. Jim Gibbons, capping a week of legal and ethical questions about the governor's recently disclosed legal defense trust fund.
Updated: 03/12/2007 - RENO, Nev. (AP) - Newt Gingrich's admission of having an extramarital affair as he pursued President Clinton's impeachment in the Monica Lewinsky affair has been defended by Republican presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani.