Updated: 12/19/2006 - Washoe County's Transportation Director has been cleared of sexual harassment charges. Superintendent Paul Dugan says James Means did nothing wrong.
Updated: 12/19/2006 - An arrest warrant has been issued for a Stead man who failed to appear for sentencing in the strangulation death of his wife. Forty-four year old Karl Schnueringer pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in September and was released on five-thousand dollars bail.
Posted: 12/18/2006 - The Washoe County sheriff's office is putting extra deputies on patrol this week looking for motorists driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Posted: 12/18/2006 - Major Nevada casinos have filed a district court brief opposing efforts to prevent southern Nevada police and prosecutors from enforcing a voter-approved statewide smoking ban.
Posted: 12/18/2006 - Accused Arsonist and Murderer Valeria Moore heads to district court after a a little more than a day of testimony. Moore is accused of starting the Mizpah Hotel fire on October 31st which killed 12 people
Updated: 12/19/2006 - Harrah's Entertainment says its board has accepted a 17 billion dollar buyout offer from two private equity groups.
Updated: 12/17/2006 - Rescuers in Oregon say they remain hopeful even after getting bad news on Mount Hood. A body was found Sunday in the area where one of three missing climbers made a distress call last week. The search resumes Monday for the other men.
Posted: 12/15/2006 - Women's Health Initiative warning in 2002 led to a decrease in hormone replacement therapy. Some Reserachers point to that as a reason for lower breast cancer rate.
Posted: 12/15/2006 - Experts who predict Nevada's economic future have mixed views about the potential impact on state tax revenue as a result of new, voter-approved prohibitions on smoking in restaurants and other places
Posted: 12/15/2006 - Autopsies have determined that a Gardnerville couple who died in a three-vehicle accident on Tuesday were victims of injuries. It was initially thought that the 75-year-old driver, Marvin Kirk, might have suffered some kind of seizure.
Posted: 12/14/2006 - Governor Guinn has signed emergency regulations to clarify changes in the state's minimum wage law, raised one dollar to six dollars and 15 cents an hour by Nevada voters in November.
Posted: 12/14/2006 - Washoe County detectives are making another appeal to the public for any information on a Reno man who has been missing for more than two weeks.
Updated: 12/14/2006 - Utility officials have rejected a proposed 50-year deal to buy wholesale-priced power from a proposed coal-fired power plant in Utah. The rejection will force the 12,000-customer utility to buy power on the open market at prices utility staff members say will be twice what the Utah power would have cost them.
Updated: 12/13/2006 - Valerie Moore, who's charged with 12 counts of first-degree murder and one count of first-degree arson, was in court for her preliminary hearing Tuesday. The hearing was continued until Monday, when Justice of the Peace Edward Dannan is expected to rule whether there's sufficient evidence to bind Moore over for trial.
Updated: 12/12/2006 - The Washoe County Coroner's office says a Reno woman's death was the result of homicide. The body of Pamela Carter, 45, was discovered around noon on Sunday inside her apartment at 1465 Stardust Street.