Updated: 12/20/2005 - Local residents need to be aware of dehydration in the winter months.
Posted: 12/20/2005 - A Nevada truck driver has been killed in a crash with another semitrailer on U-S Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska.
Updated: 12/20/2005 - An interim legislative panel is studying creation of a new agency to oversee acquisition of water supplies to meet the Reno area's growth.
Updated: 12/20/2005 - Reno's homicide rate declined in the first half of this year over the same time in 2004.
Updated: 12/20/2005 - State Controller Kathy Augustine, the only constitutional officer in Nevada's 141-year history to have been impeached and convicted, said Monday she's still consideringbids for two other elective posts - along with a private sector job.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - The fire lit up the night sky on Friday...and could be seen for miles on Highway 395, north of Carson City.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - The Lyon County School District's request for a residential construction tax to help schools keep pace with the county's rapid growth has won approval.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - Truckee residents are hailing a change in the proposed location for a new, six (m) million dollar museum at the state park that commemorates the ill-fated Donner Party.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - Citing an ongoing problem of theft, at least two Lake Tahoe ski resorts plan to conduct undercover sting operations this winter to nab ski and snowboard thieves.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid assailed the Republican-led Congress for what he called its ethical and institutional failings.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - The committee charged with finding a new president for the University of Nevada, Reno is scheduled to hold its first meeting on Jan. 6 in Reno.
Updated: 12/17/2005 - Schools in lovelock started the holiday break a day early to prevent a possible flu outbreak because so many of the students were out sick this week. This happened just as the first confirmed cases of the flu hit Washoe County.
Updated: 12/19/2005 - Instead of being headed for arbitration, Washoe County teachers are celebrating a possible victory, after reaching a tentative agreement Friday afternoon with the school district.
Updated: 12/16/2005 - The Justice Department has cleared a former Walker River tribal officer of any wrongdoing in the shooting death of a Schurz teenager in 2004.