Updated: 11/09/2006 - Final Election Results
Updated: 11/09/2006 - Final Election Results
Updated: 11/07/2006 - It's election day and Nevadans are letting their voices be heard. Join News Channel 8 all evening as we report on the midterm elections and get reactions from both the Democratic and Republican Parties. Election results will be coming in shortly after voting ends at 7pm. Check back at this website often for continuously updated results for all of the statewide and local races.
Updated: 11/07/2006 - Sparks Police say a man was shot on Sullivan Lane Sunday. Authorities said he was taken away by ambulance. At the time they were interviewed by KOLO, police also said the victim was in stable condition.
Updated: 11/05/2006 - The 36-member Urban Search and Rescue Team is shoring the fire-damaged Mizpah Hotel building, but faces some challenges.
Updated: 11/05/2006 - Business tenants at the Mizpah Hotel's building were allowed back inside their establishments to retrieve some items Saturday.
Updated: 11/07/2006 - The seventh day into the cautious, painstaking search of the charred hulk of the historic Mizpah Hotel, one more victim was found in Reno's deadliest fire bringing the body count to twelve.
Posted: 11/03/2006 - Lines formed at polling sites Friday the last day to vote early in Nevada, and election officials say the combined total of early and absentee ballots should approach 300,000, half of all those expected to vote in the general election.
Updated: 11/03/2006 - Just like the race for Nevada governor, a new poll finds most statewide races are close going into the last days of the election. The survey conducted for the Las Vegas Review-Journal and KVBC TV finds Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto with a slim 40 percent to 30 percent lead over Republican Don Chairez in the race for Nevada attorney general. That's with a sampling error margin of plus or minus four percent. And 22 percent say they's still undecided in that race.
Updated: 11/03/2006 - A partial review Thursday of surveillance video from a parking garage where a woman said Republican gubernatorial candidate Jim Gibbons assaulted her did not reveal the presence of either person or an attack.
Updated: 11/02/2006 - A fire that broke out in Reno Thursday happened under "suspicious circumstances," according to a fire official.
Updated: 11/09/2006 - Officials from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are joining the investigation into the fire at the Mizpah Hotel in Reno.
Updated: 11/03/2006 - Imagine high-level nuclear waste rolling along the train trench in downtown. That could be a reality if a Northern Nevada Indian Tribe okays the federal government's plan and we might not be able to do much about it.
Posted: 11/02/2006 - President Bush appealed to thousand of supporters in eastern Nevada today to help turn out the vote to maintain Republican majorities in Congress. Bush said in about a 35 minute speech on the tarmac at the Elko airport this afternoon that the rural vote represents the heart of America.
Posted: 11/02/2006 - Gubernatorial candidate Rep. Jim Gibbons has asked the House ethics committee for an opinion on whether he improperly reported a Caribbean cruise that was paid for by a software entrepreneur with military contracts.
Updated: 11/02/2006 - Crews began shoring up the wreckage of charred hotel Thursday to allow investigators to begin retrieving bodies and perhaps more victims after at least six people died in the city's deadliest fire in more than 40 years.
Updated: 11/09/2006 - Police have arrested a resident of the Mizpah Hotel, Valerie Moore, 47, on suspicion of multiple counts of murder and first degree arson.
Updated: 11/01/2006 - A woman was arrested Wednesday on arson and murder charges after a fire swept through a three-story hotel in Reno's downtown casino district, killing six people and injuring dozens of others.
Updated: 10/31/2006 - With the Election only eight days away, you may be wondering how secure Nevada's electronic voting machines are when it comes to your voted being counted.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - Sparks City Attorney Chet Adams already is under fire for deciding to settle a 100-thousand-dollar lawsuit over a proposed casino resort on the Pyramid Highway. Now, some City Council members say they are disturbed by his lying to the city manager about an affair with one of his attorneys and troubled by a 75-thousand-dollar price tag to settle and defend against two harassment claims since 2001.
Updated: 10/31/2006 - A district court judge has ordered Las Vegas police to release surveillance tapes from a parking garage where a cocktail waitress claims a Nevada congressman assaulted and propositioned her.
Updated: 10/30/2006 - Retired Army General Wesley Clark joined Second District Congressional candidate Jill Derby at a campaign stop at the Northern Nevada Labor Temple in Sparks Sunday.
Updated: 10/29/2006 - Nevada's 142nd birthday was marked Saturday in Carson City, with the annual Nevada Day parade. Nevada entered the union on October 31, 1864, becoming the 36th state.
Updated: 10/27/2006 - Several bears have been spotted in a Western Reno neighborhood, and have been captured on film.
Updated: 10/27/2006 - Police have charged a man with murder and robbery after he allegedly bludgeoned a woman to death at an apartment building.
Updated: 10/27/2006 - Nevada Day preparations are underway as the silver state approaches its 142nd birthday.