Posted: 05/05/2013 - The unrelenting spread of casino gambling across America is reaping billions of dollars for the industry and government coffers yet is also creating more compulsive gamblers.
Posted: 05/05/2013 - A national group that helps local, nonprofit land trusts buy up property to protect natural resources is creating a first-of-its-kind liability insurance company to help them cover the costs of legal battles with developers.
Posted: 05/04/2013 - Now showing at the Nevada Legislature: Reruns. At least, that's what's on the marquee. But it's the unadvertised, sneak preview everyone is waiting for as lawmakers enter the final month of session.
Posted: 05/04/2013 - A small desert island in Pyramid Lake that serves as home to 10,000 American white pelicans is celebrating its 100th anniversary as a wildlife sanctuary about 30 miles north of Reno.
Posted: 05/03/2013 - Nevada lawmakers want to take a closer look at the cost of keeping the death penalty in the state's criminal punishment arsenal.
Posted: 05/03/2013 - Northbound Sparks Boulevard will be closed from Greg Street north to I-80 beginning Friday, May 3 at 6 pm to Monday, May 6, 2013 at 6 am.
Updated: 05/03/2013 - Sparks police have arrested two people for robbing a 12-year-old Thursday night.
Updated: 06/23/2013 - The annual Wildfire Awareness Week takes place May 4-11.