Updated: 12/13/2005 - State regulators have cleared the path for construction of a 514-megawatt natural gas-fired power plant eastof Reno - a proposed $420 million project that underscores SierraPacific Resources' recovery from the financial chaos it faced after the 2001 Western energy crisis.
Updated: 12/13/2005 - It's an early Christmas present for Nevada motorists -- especially ones who are planning a trip over the holidays.
Updated: 12/12/2005 - According to the federal Bureau of Justice Statistics, Nevada's female inmate population is climbing at a much higher rate than the national average.
Updated: 12/09/2005 - New study from UCLA Stroke Center says an amazing amount of brain cells are destroyed every minute during a stroke.
Updated: 12/09/2005 - He's not especially greedy, but he's a bank robber nonetheless and Reno police are looking for him.
Updated: 12/09/2005 - Three down, one to go. Taking classes at the University of Nevada, Reno has been a family affair for four members of Reno's Fyfe family the past few years.
Updated: 12/09/2005 - Gamblers with extra cash from Nevada tax rebates helped to give the state's casinos their biggest month ever - a one-point-zero-six (b) billion win in October.
Updated: 12/12/2005 - There are 820 students at Smithridge Elementary School in southeast Reno and about 700 of them speak Spanish as a first language. We went to Vicki Fitzgerald's kindergarten class where only one out of 27 students speak English fluently.
Updated: 12/07/2005 - Two years after he first floated the idea, Storey County Commissioner Greg "Bum" Hess is renewing his call for the first toll road in Nevada in more than a century.