Updated: 08/04/2010 - The Nevada Health Division has received a $600,000 grant to enhance screening programs for colorectal cancer.
Updated: 07/24/2010 - For some people a six pack is just as essential as a raft when it comes to floating the river, but having an open container on the water is illegal.
Updated: 07/20/2010 - Nevada's unemployment rate set a new record in June, hitting 14.2 percent statewide with 193,300 Nevadans out of work, the state Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Monday.
Updated: 07/19/2010 - This Weekend at the Sparks Marina, “The King of Wake” pro wakeboarding series is taking over.
Updated: 07/13/2010 - More than 80 celebrity golfers begin practice rounds Tuesday at the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.
Updated: 07/07/2010 - Nevada casinos won $847 million in May, a decline of 4.7 percent compared with the same month a year ago, state gambling regulators reported Wednesday.
Updated: 06/29/2010 - It’s getting hot. According to police, as temperatures rise so does crime.
Updated: 06/25/2010 - The Sun Valley Pool, which was built in 1981, has new solar panels, pumps and pipes thanks to a Community Development Block Grant through the state. Officials from Sun Valley GID and Washoe County have been working for more than a year to keep the pool open and up to code.
Posted: 06/25/2010 - A sheriff's official says a 49-year-old Colorado man apparently hanged himself at the Elko County jail while being held on identity theft, drug possession and fugitive warrant charges.
Updated: 06/21/2010 - The driver, who was killed when his big rig crashed into an Incline Village home, has been identified as Frederick Matthews of San Diego. His family says he was an experienced driver. Now they’re hoping than an investigation will provide answers that may prevent this type of accident from happening again.
Posted: 06/21/2010 - He never missed a day, now a Damonte Ranch High School student now has a new car.
Updated: 06/14/2010 - Infants and young children are susceptible to Whooping Cough without immunization. That’s why health officials are encouraging families to create a “cocoon” of protection around the most vulnerable. That means making sure parents, siblings and caregivers have up to date vaccinations to avoid bringing the disease into the home, where babies could be exposed.
Updated: 06/12/2010 - It's one of the biggest nights of the Reno Rodeo events: the Miss Reno Rodeo coronation.
Updated: 06/09/2010 - Nevada Democrats aren't the only ones talking about the far-right wing views of the Republican who won the nomination to face Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in November.
Updated: 05/14/2010 - A construction project is on hold in Sparks, after crews found a feathered friend on site.
Updated: 05/01/2010 - Last week the Hug High baseball team was dealt a devastating blow when nearly $3,000 of sports equipment was stolen from the vehicle of an assistant coach. That left many players without the basic gear necessary to play. The team is back on the field this week though, thanks to the donations made by many generous community members.
Updated: 04/16/2010 - Trustee sale notices for distressed properties in Washoe County climbed sharply in March, signaling another potential wave of bank-owned foreclosures this summer.
Updated: 04/14/2010 - A Nevada oversight panel chaired by Gov. Jim Gibbons gave initial approval Tuesday to $279,000 in startup planning costs for the federal health reform law Gibbons intends to challenge on constitutional grounds.