Posted: 12/05/2007 - The U.S. House has approved a Nevada congressman's bill that would clarify ownership of land and allow city officials to redevelop it along Reno's downtown railroad trench.
Posted: 12/05/2007 - Trying to lure visitors to the Reno-Sparks area in the wintertime when the weather is cold, gray and often snow-covered has always been a challenge for casino and tourism officials.
Posted: 12/05/2007 - The Reno Police Department will purchase 110 sets of body armor through a $29,761.59 matching Bulletproof Vest Partnership grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance.
Posted: 12/05/2007 - On November 1st, 2007, at approximately 10:30 pm, troopers from the Nevada Department of Public Safety-Highway Patrol Division were dispatched to a head-on collision on Interstate 80 near Wadsworth, approximately 23 miles east of Sparks.
Updated: 12/05/2007 - A former Douglas County sheriff's deputy who pleaded no contest to drunken driving and domestic battery has been given two six-month suspended sentences.
Posted: 12/05/2007 - With traffic volume and congestion increasing during the holiday shopping periods, the chances of rear-end collisions occurring also increase, according to the Lieutenant Ron Donnelly of the Reno Police Department's Traffic Division.
Posted: 12/05/2007 - As the familiar lyrics of the traditional The Twelve Days Of Christmas play in the background, consider the following 12 Tips for Christmas from the Reno Fire Department?s Division of Fire Prevention:
Updated: 12/06/2007 - The family of girl seen fighting with another teen girl on the Web site, Youtube.com, says she was assaulted. But the Lyon County Sheriff's Office says the girls were mutual combatants.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - The Reno Police Department is seeking applicants for its Police Cadet Program that provides an opportunity to learn police work first-hand and provides up to $1,000.00 in academic reimbursements.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - The first significant snowfall of the seasons is looking more and more likely for the Sierra and Lake Tahoe area as the week wears on.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - An Elko man is in jail on suspicion of attempted murder for the alleged beating of another man with a baseball bat.
Updated: 12/04/2007 - After months of hassles, new state rules on tax breaks for Nevada businesses that build environmentally friendly buildings quietly won final approval from a legislative panel.
Updated: 12/04/2007 - The Foster Grandparent Program is an inter-generational program that pairs kids with senior citizens.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - Differences over a proposed rule dealing with voting rights of ex-felons resulted in a move by a legislative panel to seek a rewrite of the plan.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - A Paris hotel manager testifies he knew Princess Diana's driver had been drinking before the crash that also killed Diana's boyfriend, Dodi Fayed (DOH'-dee FY'-ehd).
Posted: 12/04/2007 - When it comes to sentencing drug offenders, 16 times as many blacks than whites were sent to prison from Washoe County in 2002, according to a report by a nonprofit agency.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - Nevada lawmakers have been told that federal Medicaid administrators agreed verbally to give the state six more months to work out differences over a long-delayed plan for services to foster children with severe emotional problems.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - A new state rule provides that Nevada taxpayers who want their requests for tax refunds to be heard behind closed doors will have to make a case to the state to support shutting the public out of the process.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - A Sierra ski resort raided seven years ago by armed federal agents investigating environmental abuses has earned top honors in an environmental scorecard released by conservationists.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - Don Imus' critics assailed him for a racially charged on-air remark that got him fired. On his return to the airwaves, he brought with him some young black cast members.
Posted: 12/04/2007 - Drew Peterson's attorney is denying reports that the former police sergeant who is suspected in his wife's disappearance allegedly used department computers to run unauthorized checks on people his wife knew.
Updated: 12/04/2007 - The aunt of a 13-year-old Reno boy involved in a hit-and-run accident has been cited on suspicion of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Updated: 12/04/2007 - California and five other states are accusing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company of violating a nine-year-old ban on the use of cartoons to support cigarette ads.
Updated: 12/04/2007 - President Bush said Tuesday that the international community should continue to pressure Iran on its nuclear programs, saying a new intelligence report finding that Tehran halted its development of a nuclear bomb provides an opportunity.