Updated: 08/12/2005 - Nevada casinos pocketed a record $11 billion from gamblers last fiscal year, an 8.8 percent increase over the previous year that was helped by the opening of Wynn Las Vegas and the Strip's continuing appeal to tourists, according to a state report released Thursday.
Updated: 08/12/2005 - A ground search and rescue operation continues tonight for a missing Hawthorne woman.
Updated: 08/10/2005 - With our mountains and lakes, the geography of Northern Nevada is sometimes called one big playground for outdoor sports. The sport is called kiteboarding.
Updated: 08/09/2005 - Changes in the millennium scholarship program are making it harder for thousands of Nevada students to use the scholarships to pay for their college education. The lawmakers tightened up the restrictions on the scholarship.
Updated: 08/09/2005 - Sparks is making way for a new city hall, but first they had to demolish Dukes Casino.
Updated: 08/09/2005 - The pain at the pump has gotten worse. The current price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline in the Reno area is $2.65 a gallon. That's up four cents from yesterday, and 60 cents from a year ago. Triple-A ranks Nevada the third most expensive state in the U.S. for gas, after California and Hawaii.
Updated: 07/17/2006 - Can Hot August Nights get any bigger, and what's driving the organizers' search to expand the area's biggest special event? Officials at Hot August Nights are still tallying the numbers, but say this year's event ranks among the most successful, and plans to expand it are already under consideration.
Updated: 08/08/2005 - Three weeks until most Washoe County schools start the new year, and the district still could use some bus drivers. The summer recruitment didn't go as planned, and administrators are hoping for more help.
Updated: 08/08/2005 - The death of Peter Jennings has been unsettling for viewers the broadcast industry as well as the network feel a real sense of loss, but the fact is all of this could have been prevented.
Updated: 08/09/2005 - Peter Jennings, the voice of the ABC network died Sunday night from lung cancer. He passed away at his home in New York surrounded by his family.
Updated: 08/09/2005 - A fiery two-vehicle crash on U.S. 395 killed three people and sparked a brush fire Sunday in Douglas County.
Updated: 08/05/2005 - Our Daybreak anchor Danita Cohen is going to the slammer! Help bail Danita out of jail by donating to the Muscular Dystrophy Assn.
Updated: 08/05/2005 - Another horse in Nevada has tested positive for the West Nile Virus, this time here in Washoe County. The latest numbers also show eight-more mosquito pools have tested positive in counties.