Updated: 07/20/2005 - John Roberts had breakfast with the president at the White House this morning. Now he's off to Capitol Hill. The 50-year old lawyer is President Bsh's pick for supreme court justice. They're hoping for a snag-free confirmation process on capitol hill, so roberts can take over for the retiring Sandra Day O'connor in the fall.
Updated: 07/19/2005 - The mercury is rising, and so is the price of gasoline. Gasoline prices in Nevada rose nearly 20 cents over the last month and could reach new record highs before the end of summer.
Updated: 07/17/2005 - Rescue crews were busy Saturday afternoon on Donner Lake, as another swimmer needed to be rescued.
Updated: 07/17/2005 - It's the second drowning of a teenager in the Truckee area in as many months and the second rescue effort just in this lake Saturday afternoon."
Updated: 07/16/2005 - Animal research at the University of Nevada's main station farm is at the center of debate again. About 15 protesters stood outside the campus Saturday afternoon demanding changes at the school's research facility.
Updated: 07/15/2005 - Sierra Pacific Power Company says we hit the third straight day for record electricity use in Northern Nevada yesterday, and it might not stop anytime soon. But, what would it take to run out of power?
Updated: 07/15/2005 - Thieves in Reno and Carson City are stealing highly addictive drugs from area pharmacies.
Updated: 07/15/2005 - It’s every parent's nightmare, your child in the hands of a sex offender.
Updated: 07/15/2005 - The City of Reno is considering a sales tax increase. It would finance a *change...in the way the Reno Police Department conducts business, and a whole lot more.
Updated: 07/15/2005 - One year ago Friday, the Waterfall fire began its destructive march.
Updated: 07/15/2005 - It doesn't take much to start cooking inside a parked car.
Updated: 07/14/2005 - Washoe County gets a passing grade when it comes to keeping our communities clean. Volunteers for "Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful" conducted its annual litter survey.
Updated: 07/14/2005 - An Incline Lake family had the scare of their life Thursday morning, and a maintenance worker at a Sparks apartment complex finds a rocket propelled grenade.
Updated: 07/14/2005 - The triple digit-temperatures mean thousands of people are cranking up their air conditioners, to take a break from this sweltering heat.
Updated: 07/13/2005 - The mid-summer heat can present some very real problems for senior citizens and others with low incomes and Newschannel 8 wants to help.
Updated: 07/08/2005 - Citing uncertainty prompted by a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling, California health officials suspended a program on Friday that had begun providing patients who smoke marijuana for medicinal reasons with state-issued identification cards.