Updated: 09/13/2006 - Reno police say a 44-year-old man confessed to family members after shooting his girlfriend in the head. According to a court affidavit, investigators say shortly afterward, Pullin called his daughter and confessed to killing Lawrence, a popular local musician.
Posted: 09/13/2006 - A new poll shows a close contest in Nevada's 2nd Congressional District race, a district overwhelming Republican. The poll showed Republican Dean Heller leading 45 percent to 37 percent over Democrat Jill Derby.
Posted: 09/12/2006 - New details have been released on the collision that happened between a private jet and a glider near Carson City last month.
Posted: 09/12/2006 - A mercury spill at a Reno college satellite campus forced a partial closure on Tuesday night.
Posted: 09/12/2006 - California water regulators are proposing new equipment in lieu of fines to settle liability over last summer's sewer spill at Lake Tahoe. If approved next month by California's Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board, the settlement would equal the value of a proposed 325-thousand dollar fine against those responsible for the spill.
Posted: 09/12/2006 - Organizers of a Reno gubernatorial debate say minority party candidates won't be included. The Republican nominee, Congressman Jim Gibbons, last week said he wanted third party candidates included in the September 25th debate with state Senate Minority Leader Dina Titus, who won the Democratic nomination.
Posted: 09/11/2006 - The average life expectancy for Nevadans is just shy of 76 years old. That ranks 39th in the country according to a new study.
Posted: 09/11/2006 - First, they promoted attractions along U-S 50 in Nevada, dubbed the "Loneliest Road in America." Now, local and state officials have launched a program to promote highlights along U-S 95 in the state.
Posted: 09/11/2006 - Douglas County authorities are investigating a body found in the desert southeast of Johnson Lane.
Posted: 09/11/2006 - Officials say free bus service around downtown Reno could be in jeopardy unless more funding is found to help support it.
Updated: 04/08/2009 - Cooling temperatures and rising humidity are helping to control a wildfire in California. The Ralston fire is so big it's smoke has infiltrated the Truckee Meadows for nearly a week now.
Updated: 04/08/2009 - Early Saturday morning a drunk man hit a parked vehicle, tried to flee the scene, only to be hit by a car himself.
Updated: 09/09/2006 - Republican heavyweight and potential presidential candidate John McCain was in Reno on Saturday.
Posted: 09/09/2006 - The Sparks City Council has announced a special meeting in response to the controversy surrounding the "Lazy 8" settlement.
Updated: 09/08/2006 - Reno police are investigating an early morning robbery. It happened at 750 S. Rock Blvd at about 5:45. Police say that two suspects approached a man in his truck when he pulled into the parking lot and proceeded to rob him. Shots were fired and the victim is now in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Posted: 09/07/2006 - The Sparks City Council has reversed its vote on the "Lazy 8" Casino to avoid a lawsuit...and now it is facing one of its own, from the state.