Updated: 06/18/2013 - With summer here and family road trips underway, it’s a phrase that parents may be hearing more and more from the back seat. More often than not, parents dismiss this kind of sibling bullying as harmless. Recent research begs to differ.
Posted: 06/16/2013 - Donation information for Maria Meza, Grandmother with Brain Cancer
Updated: 02/25/2013 - If you've ever considered testing your chops in front of a camera, you might find getting started is easier than you think, and you don't even have to leave Northern Nevada.
Posted: 01/11/2013 - Flu vaccines are designed to protect against three flu viruses that experts predict will be the most common during the upcoming season. Each year, one flu virus of each kind is used to produce the seasonal flu vaccine.
Updated: 12/29/2012 - People who live in Washoe County are getting robocalls about updating the county's emergency database.
Updated: 12/19/2012 - If you wanted to send a letter of condolence to the residents of Newtown, the U.S. Postal Service set up a special PO box.
Posted: 10/11/2012 - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued a warning this week that counterfeit airbags pose a danger to drivers.
Updated: 09/12/2012 - School is almost back in session but there is still one thing parents need to do before sending their kids back to school.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - Some companies are still trying to figure out how far they can go in limiting what employees say about work online in the age of Twitter and Facebook.
Updated: 12/01/2010 - Washoe County and the City of Reno already share many services through interlocal agreements, memorandums of understanding and even full consolidation.
Updated: 11/16/2010 - In San Diego, one traveler is told he can't fly at all when he likens an intrusive body search to sexual harassment.
Updated: 11/09/2010 - The Nevada DMV says average wait times at the Department of Motor Vehicles’ busiest offices have dropped to under 60 minutes.
Updated: 11/08/2010 - As the weather gets chillier many local businesses are banking on out-of-towners to bring in the big bucks. Now, a new advertisement campaign is underway that targets winter sports lovers in nearby states.
Updated: 10/21/2010 - Mental health. It is something that many veterans who have served in high-intensity combat zones struggle with. Now, a new campaign is hoping to change that.
Posted: 07/05/2010 - The Nevada Department of Transportation has made it a goal to allot nearly six percent of federal road funding to minority and women-owned businesses.
Updated: 04/20/2010 - A ground beef recall that has expanded to WinCo Foods stores in six Western states was prompted by a law firm's investigation of contaminated beef products.
Posted: 10/30/2009 - Well, it’s Halloween week and you’ve got nothing to watch to celebrate the occasion. Should you go out and rent all the classics you’ve seen before, like ‘Halloween,’ ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ and ‘Friday the 13th or should you try something new? Here is a list of some of my favorite not-as-well-known scary films that you should check out this Halloween.
Updated: 11/01/2009 - Well, it’s Halloween Week and you’ve got nothing to watch to celebrate the occasion. Should you go out and rent all the classics you’ve seen before, or should you try something new? As a lover of horror films, I’m here to tell you… go on and be a little different this year and watch something outside the box! Here is a list of some of my favorite not-as-well-known scary films that you should check out this Halloween.
Updated: 10/20/2009 - Monday, Reno police arrested John Parker for his third DUI in 17 days. Parker was spotted by another driver at 2pm, who called in the suspected DUI.
Updated: 10/18/2009 - In ‘Where the Wild Things Are,’ Max (Max Records) is a troubled child. His parents have recently divorced and his sister, who was once his best friend, ignores him in favor of the “cool” kids. One night after getting into a physical altercation with his mom in front of her new boyfriend, Max runs away and finds a boat that takes him to an island filled with large, monstrous creatures. There, he is made their king, but due to disagreements and misunderstandings within the group, Max realizes that he doesn’t belong in their world and comes home.
Updated: 10/16/2009 - A $25,000 reward is being offered for information into the Alexander Apartment fire which destroyed 23 buildings last July.
Updated: 12/06/2009 - Internet hype surrounding the fact that people can "Demand It!" on eventful.com so that it comes to their town has turned a little horror flick called 'Paranormal Activity' into the 'Blair Witch Project' of the 2000's. Made about three years ago on a budget of approximately $15,000, it deals with a young couple named Katie and Micah, who are experiencing demonic phenomena at the home they share.
Updated: 09/14/2009 - The horror movie season officially began last month with the releases of 'The Final Destination' and 'Halloween 2,' and doesn't get any better this second week of September with 'Sorority Row,' yet another cheap, bland remake ('House on Sorority Row') made to cash in on a dying genre. There have been a lot of bad horror movies in the last decade and while this one may not be the worst, that definitely doesn't make it good by any stretch of the imagination. It is a frustrating, un- clever mess that is full of clichés, bad acting and unsympathetic stereotypes for characters.
Updated: 08/05/2009 - Hot August Night participants are officially signing in today at various venues in and around the Truckee Meadows. While the event attract vintage car enthusiast from all over the country, its those who come from our neighboring state to the west, California who have made the most effort to get here