Updated: 09/14/2010 - In a 4 to 1 vote Monday, the Sparks City council passed an ordinance to prohibit excessive music from car stereos.
Updated: 09/11/2010 - The International Camel Races are now underway in Virginia City. This year about 40 jockeys are expected to hit the course, but everyone will have a chance to experience the thrill of riding a camel.
Updated: 09/08/2010 - The Nye County Sheriff's department has confirmed that County District attorney Robert Beckett has been arrested.
Updated: 08/18/2012 - A power outage on the whole block of Sue Way and 16th in Sparks was reported at around 12:22am on Wednesday.
Updated: 09/01/2010 - Getting money down on your favorite sports team is getting a little easier in Nevada with the first-ever wagering application for smart phones.
Posted: 08/13/2010 - Three questions. As far as Brian Sandoval is concerned, that's a debate.
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.