Updated: 08/19/2004 - The Reno City Council has approved land deals to move a homeless shelter and soup kitchen out of the downtown area.
Updated: 08/19/2004 - Reno and Sparks want a bigger share of fuel taxes and have agreed to take their request at the Nevada Legislature while seeking a compromise with Washoe County.
Updated: 08/19/2004 - Southern Nevada water officials are backing off plans to impose emergency drought measures next year, crediting area residents with cutting water consumption.
Updated: 08/19/2004 - A decision on whether a question to ban brothels in Churchill County will appear on the November ballot was delayed after new challenges were raised about petition signatures.
Updated: 08/19/2004 - People pushing for safety changes through Pleasant Valley are seeing signs of progress as drivers are seeing new safety signs.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - John Kerry, telling fellow combat veterans he's their "true brother in arms," said Wednesday that President Bush's plan to withdraw U.S. troops from Europe and Asia would weaken U.S. security and embolden nuclear-armed North Korea.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - Four firefighters who battled Carson City's Waterfall Fire-- were honored today-- for their actions to save lives and homes.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - The devastation brought on by Hurricane Charley has been especially painful for an elderly population that is among the largest in the nation.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - Gasoline prices in Nevada continue to recede from record highs earlier this spring, but experts said it's hard to predict if the trend will last.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - Radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr accepted a peace plan Wednesday that would disarm his militia and remove them from their hideout in a revered shrine, raising hopes of resolving a crisis that has angered many of Iraq's majority Shiites and threatened to undermine the fledgling interim government.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - A 2 year-old boy is in critical condition after being run over by a mini-van.
Updated: 08/18/2004 - Investigators in Storey County are asking for the public's help in catching a fire bug who may have been setting fires for the last year.
Updated: 08/17/2004 - Jose Maria Olazabal, Corey Pavin and Mark Calcavecchia are among eight winners of major tournaments set to open play Thursday in the PGA's sixth Reno-Tahoe Open.
Updated: 08/17/2004 - Voter registration for the Sept. 7 Nevada primary ended Tuesday - with Democrats adding a bit to the slight edge they now have over Republicans - their first registration advantage in 2 1/2 years.
Updated: 08/17/2004 - Sparks detectives are still looking for a man, wanted for questioning, in a murder on Sullivan Lane Sunday.
Updated: 08/17/2004 - After a brief stand-off, Reno police arrested two teenagers who escaped Sunday night from the Nevada Youth Training Center in Elko.