Updated: 01/07/2011 - The nation's economy added 103,000 jobs in December and the unemployment rate dropped to 9.4 percent last month, its lowest level in 19 months.
Updated: 01/07/2011 - A seven car pile-up early Friday morning on I-80 Westbound trapped drivers for about three hours and sent two people to a hospital.
Updated: 01/06/2011 - A Facebook page entitled “Attack a Teacher Day” leads to the arrest of 6 middle school students. The invitation page did not contain a specific threat, but said the event was to take place on Friday from 7:00 – 9:00 AM. School officials were notified Wednesday by a parent whose child was invited to participate. The say parents of the suspects were quick to react and help take down the page immediately.
Posted: 01/06/2011 - U.S. Sen. Harry Reid is announcing a new lineup for his communications staff.
Updated: 01/06/2011 - Reno police are on the hunt for a gunman after receiving a call about gunshots at an apartment complex on Centennial Way at 4.30 Thursday morning.
Updated: 12/31/2010 - Icy roads caused drivers to slip and slide around our area Thursday morning, leaving auto claims adjusters like Marvin Mattson very busy. “In weather like this we get a lot of front end damage and curb damage.” he says. While some accidents leave ugly and obvious damage, he says even slipping into a curb is something to take seriously.
Posted: 12/30/2010 - Records show a 30-year-old Nevada prison inmate killed in a fight with another prisoner had been convicted of murder in 2008 in Las Vegas.
Posted: 12/29/2010 - The chief of staff for Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons says the outgoing state leader won't attend Brian Sandoval's inauguration on Monday because of a medical procedure.
Posted: 12/25/2010 - A water main break at the Sparks Boulevard and Prater Way intersection has some water in the roadway. TMWA officials want drivers to avoid that intersection if possible. No estimated time of repair.
Updated: 12/24/2010 - Reno-area postal workers will handle an estimate 20 million pieces of mail this holiday season.
Updated: 12/22/2010 - The inauguration festivities for Nevada Gov.-elect Brian Sandoval will begin the day before he takes his oath of office.
Posted: 12/22/2010 - There will be no fee increases of any kind in Gov.-elect Brian Sandoval's budget when it is presented to lawmakers next year, Chief of Staff Heidi Gansert has confirmed.
Updated: 12/21/2010 - With just 4 days until Christmas, local merchants are doing everything they can to squeeze as much business out of the holiday as they can. The latest trend: Extended, and we mean extended hours for last minute shoppers.
Updated: 12/22/2010 - Only a few more shopping days left and for the procrastinating shopper, deals can still be found. Stores are extending hours and slashing prices to post-Christmas level sales early!
Updated: 12/21/2010 - An eight of hearts was enough for Jackie Berg to keep her job as Eureka County clerk-treasure - but not by much.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Random acts of kindness from the Gospel Mission will leave families with food for the holidays and warm wishes in the heart.
Updated: 12/20/2010 - The timing was perfect for Lake Tahoe-area ski resorts.
Posted: 12/20/2010 - Work is progressing on a second highway overpass for deer in northern Nevada, but officials say depending on the weather, it might not be ready until spring.
Updated: 12/17/2010 - So far, the stormy period we're entering is playing out as expected. Up next, the snow disappears and high winds.
Updated: 12/17/2010 - The number of unemployed people in Nevada continues to climb.
Posted: 12/16/2010 - Nearly 650 families have asked them for help this Christmas, but so far F.I.S.H food pantry in Carson City doesn’t have enough to meet a growing need. As they prepare to distribute those meals on Monday, Director of Friends In Service Helping, Jim Peckham, says they're still 200 turkeys short. “We, unfortunately, have run very shy on donations for turkeys.” he explains as he calls other local agencies looking for help.
Updated: 12/16/2010 - Ten people are homeless after an early morning fire took out one side of a duplex in Sparks.
Posted: 12/15/2010 - Nevada gold production fell last year as producers concentrated on processing lower-grade ore while prices are high.
Updated: 12/15/2010 - A Reno man was arrested for child abuse after hospital personnel noticed bruising and abrasions on the toddler's genitalia.