More Headlines

Neither Side Budging In Wisconsin Union Fight

Posted: 02/22/2011 - Republican backers of Gov. Scott Walker's plan to eliminate collective bargaining rights for most public employees are trying to move the explosive proposal closer to reality, even as Democrats remained on the run and protesters filled the halls of the Capitol for a second week.

Read More

Vegas Tequila-Maker Sells Hispanic Tea Party, Self

Posted: 02/22/2011 - George Harris is handshaking his way across his upscale Mexican restaurant, showboating for campaign contributions and votes under the blare of a Mariachi band, when someone hands him a shot of tequila.

Read More

Libya: Protesters, Security Clash In Capital

Posted: 02/21/2011 - Libyan protesters celebrated in the streets of Benghazi on Monday, claiming control of the country's second largest city after bloody fighting, and anti-government unrest spread to the capital with clashes in Tripoli's main square for the first time.

Read More

Texas Poised To Pass Bill Allowing Guns On Campus

Updated: 02/21/2011 - Texas is preparing to give college students and professors the right to carry guns on campus, adding momentum to a national campaign to open this part of society to firearms.

Read More

Bahrain Mourners Call For Toppling Of Monarchy

Updated: 02/18/2011 - Thousands of mourners called for the downfall of Bahrain's ruling monarchy as burials began Friday after a deadly assault on pro-reform protesters that has brought army tanks into the streets of one of the most strategic Western allies in the Gulf.

Read More

Women's Business Network Helps Nonprofit

Updated: 02/23/2011 - Nine-year-old Lillian was born with a condition that inhibits her ability to speak. Her mother Camilla Downs says when she started school she used a communication device called a DynaVox, which was large and cumbersome. “There's all the kids running and jumping and doing the things that elementary school kids do and there was Lillian pulling a cart behind her with her DynaVox unit in it.”

Read More

Friend Says Giffords Speaks More

Posted: 02/17/2011 - Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is able to laugh at jokes, recognize visitors and even offer a poignant response when asked recently by her husband how she was doing.

Read More

Elko Commission Looking At Indian Colony Bill

Updated: 02/17/2011 - County commissioners in Elko are looking again at a federal measure to nearly triple the size of a northeast Nevada Indian colony and to create a motocross recreation facility.

Read More

Heller Asks GOP Leaders To Back Off Yucca Efforts

Posted: 02/15/2011 - U.S. Rep. Dean Heller is distancing himself from House GOP leaders who are working to keep plans alive to build a repository in Nevadfor the nation's nuclear waste.

Read More

Teachers, School Leaders Come Together In Denver

Updated: 02/15/2011 - A first-of-its-kind summit among teachers and their bosses - school board members and administrators - kicks off Tuesday in what the Obama administration is touting as a watershed moment in collaboration for school improvement.

Read More

Education Chief: Formulas Skew Nevada Grad Rates

Updated: 02/15/2011 - Nevada education officials acknowledge the state has much work to do in K-12 schools, but say the state's dead last high school graduation rate is misleading.

Read More

Governor, Legislative Leaders, Meet With High-Tech Leaders

Updated: 02/15/2011 - Having a skilled worked force and a business friendly tax climate are both key to luring high tech industries to Nevada, a state ravaged by record unemployment, bankruptcies and foreclosures, industry executives said Monday.

Read More

Bill Would Strip Mining of Eminent Domain Powers

Posted: 02/14/2011 - A bill that would strip the mining companies - and Nevada's long defunct sugar beet industry – of eminent domain powers is championed by supporters as antiquated but opposed by the mining representatives who say it could thwart creation of high-paying jobs.

Read More

Will Divorce Rate Increase With Economic Improvement?

Updated: 02/11/2011 - As home and property values slipped across the nation between 2006 and 2009, so did the divorce rate. In fact, it was down about 7% during that time period, as couples claimed they simply couldn't afford to part ways.

Read More

PERS Officials Warn of Accelerating Retirements

Updated: 02/11/2011 - Nevada could face a costly spike in retirees as public employees are being asked to pay more into their retirement funds and take a 5 percent pay cut, officials told a legislative panel Thursday.

Read More
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability