Updated: 03/06/2014 - Safeway says it has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerebus Capital Management, the owner of Albertsons and several other supermarket chains.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Nevada Department of Wildlife officials still have hope this spring of restocking trout in the Sparks Marina where an estimated 100,000 fish were killed due to a sudden drop in oxygen levels.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - State agencies won't have to slash their budgets in the next biennium but should focus on priorities and be realistic in their requests.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 26,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 323,000, the lowest level in three months as layoffs remain at pre-recession levels.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Speed and alcohol were likely factors in the death of a Fallon woman after a crash in Mono County.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - The White House is imposing visa restrictions on Russians and Crimeans who it says are "threatening the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine."
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Staples will close 225 stores by the end of next year and the office-supply retailer is initiating a plan to save about $500 million annually by 2015,
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Nevada gamblers lost nearly $20 million on Super Bowl bets last month. But one man, who was playing table games while others were focused on the football championship, is trying to get back $500,000 he lost at a Las Vegas casino that weekend.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - The Wolf Pack knocked off Boise State 83-81 in double overtime on Wednesday night.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - Soda, fast food, Facebook--for many of us, at least one of these things is a daily essential. Many people on Wednesday are choosing to give up what they love most. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, a time for spiritual and even personal growth, but these days many people who are not at all religious are taking part.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Sparks has some exciting new events scheduled for this summer.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Sierra Avalanche Center teaming up with Tahoe resorts to offer discounted lift tickets. Beginning March 9th tickets for fundraising drive will be available for use at Homewood, Mt. Rose and Squaw Valley
Updated: 03/05/2014 - The Nevada Supreme Court won't change its mind over term-out city council members running for mayor.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - The Horizon Casino Resort in South Lake Tahoe will close April 1 for renovations.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - The House has voted for a one-year delay in the penalty that people would have to pay if they fail to sign up for health insurance.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - The Nevada Highway Patrol says speed and alcohol were contributing factors in the death of a man who crashed his pickup on Interstate 80.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Plum Organics is recalled two varieties of its World Baby line of pouch products because of damage to the plastic spouts.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Police in Las Vegas reported a jump in the number of murders, and slight increases in rapes and robberies in the first six months of 2013, compared with the same period a year earlier.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong is hoping for a four-peat.