More Headlines

McQueen Band To Perform In Hollywood

Washoe County School District

Updated: 11/10/2003 - The McQueen High School band is headed to Hollywood to perform in the 72nd annual Hollywood Christmas Spectacular.

Read More

Study: Road Salt Killing Tahoe Trees

Updated: 11/10/2003 - A new study confirms that salt used to keep roads clear of snow and ice appears largely responsible for the death of hundreds of trees along Lake Tahoe highways.

Read More

Portion Of Mason Valley Widlife Area Closed

Updated: 11/09/2003 - A portion of the state-owned Mason Valley Wildlife Management Area near here has been closed due to a potential public health risk, state officials said.

Read More

Winter Continues Into the Sierras

Updated: 11/10/2003 - Another potent storm caused delays for some mountain travelers Sunday, but left a healthy early-season snowpack in the Sierra Nevada.

Read More

Foreign Student Enrollment Down 7.7 Percent

University of Nevada, Reno

Updated: 11/09/2003 - The number of foreign students attending Nevada colleges and universities fell by 7.7 percent in 2002-03, reflecting a national slowdown, a new study shows.

Read More

Reno Firm To Design Plaza At Mapes Site

City of Reno, Nevada

Updated: 11/08/2003 - A Reno firm has been selected to design a $4 million public plaza at the former downtown site of the historic Mapes Hotel.

Read More

Carson Man Is Nevada's Last WWI Vet

Veterans Day

Updated: 11/08/2003 - Reuben Law, 105, credits "good heart genes" and lifelong outdoor activity for his apparent status as Nevada's last remaining veteran of World War I.

Read More

Nevada Gets Grant As Reward For Tougher DUI Law

Updated: 11/07/2003 - The Nevada Office of Traffic Safety has been awarded a $734,673 federal grant as a reward for the Legislature's approval of a law toughening drunken driving laws.

Read More

Firebomb Suspects Sentenced To Prison

Updated: 11/07/2003 - Two men who got into a dispute over a bar tab at TGI Friday's in Reno face prison time for trying to destroy the restaurant with a high-proof Molotov cocktail.

Read More

A Bright Future Challenges Boot Camp Grads

Only on 8

Updated: 11/07/2003 - In part three of Jennifer Rogers series the "Tough Love Academy," I talk with the kids about to graduate from the program about their futures - and the future of bringing Project Challenge to Nevada.

Read More

Families Up To The Challenge Of Thier Kids Changing

Only on 8

Updated: 11/07/2003 - Yesterday we told you about local "at risk" teenagers sent to a Arizona boot camp. In part two of Jennifer Rogers' special series - the "Tough Love Academy" - we meet the teenagers families.

Read More

BLM Revises Land Sale Figures

Updated: 11/07/2003 - The federal Bureau of Land Management has revised figures following a southern Nevada land auction, saying it sold just under 744 acres for $127.1 million.

Read More

Experts Gain Insight On Forecasting Wildfire Conditions

Updated: 11/07/2003 - No amount of expertise can predict human-caused wildfires like the ones that recently ravaged Southern California, but scientists are getting better at forecasting when nature might strike.

Read More

Flu Season Beginning In Washoe County

Updated: 11/06/2003 - A number of people are suffering from sniffles and sneezes and, if that weren't enough, the first case of flu has been recorded by the Washoe County Health Department.

Read More

Guinn Holds Up Building Of Emergency Operations Center

Homeland Readiness

Updated: 11/06/2003 - Gov. Kenny Guinn has held up construction of a $7.6 million Nevada emergency operations center because preliminary design plans didn't take into account state homeland security needs.

Read More

Nevada High Court Rejects Lawsuit Against Homeowner

Updated: 11/06/2003 - The Nevada Supreme Court has rejected a Las Vegas woman's lawsuit seeking money from a homeowner for the nearly fatal injuries suffered when the speeding car in which she was riding crashed and ended up in the home's flowerbed.

Read More

Panel Approves Funds To Prepare For Nuke Testing

Yucca Mountain

Updated: 11/06/2003 - House and Senate negotiators approved spending $24.9 million next year to shorten the time required to prepare the Nevada Test Site for underground nuclear tests.

Read More

Late-Term Abortions Under Fire

Updated: 11/05/2003 - Nevada does allow abortions up to 22 weeks. After 22 weeks, women must obtain a note from their doctor that states that the procedure is medically necessary.

Read More

More Fed Aid Sought For Mental Health Programs

Updated: 11/05/2003 - Nevada's mental health agency chief says Congress should provide more money to help the states deliver a coordinated system of services to people with mental problems.

Read More

Nevada Retirement System Suspends Putnam

Posted: 11/05/2003 - The Nevada Public Employees Retirement System has suspended the authority of Putnam Investments, facing allegations of mutual fund trading irregularities, to make any more investments in its $424 million portfolio with the system.

Read More

State Lists Nevada Schools Needing Improvement

Updated: 11/05/2003 - Forty percent of Nevada's public schools are on a list of schools that didn't make adequate progress or are in need of improvement, state schools chief Jack McLaughlin said Wednesday.

Read More
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability