INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says residents and visitors to Lake Tahoe's east shore should expect to see smoke from prescribed fire operations near Logan Shoals beginning on Wednesday.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to discuss a bill that releases the criminal records of current and prospective employees or volunteers working with the elderly or disabled in Nevada.
We are halfway through the flu season and are seeing some interesting trends with this disease. Health experts have told us this year's strain is more powerful than usual. We've always been told seniors and young children are more at risk. With that information take note of just whose is being hospitalized nationwide in alarming numbers.
A 19-year-old Carson City woman has died from injuries she suffered in an apparent road rage incident.
A Reno defense attorney says Monday's I-80 chase and carjacking may help bolster a case he's filed against Nevada's Highway Patrol and Las Vegas Metro Police Department. Ken McKenna says his clients, current NHP officers—predicted such an event would happen after they say they were removed from the interdiction team.
Perhaps no one can give a better description of what happened in Monday's carjacking than the woman who found herself staring down the barrel shotgun. Marie Coates was coming from class in Reno to Fernley early. She says she was noticed some activity from the freeway. She says that's when an NHP truck entered the freeway from the Mustang on ramp.
If your pet has ever gone missing we don't have to tell you the toll it takes on the family. From Washoe County's Animal Control Servies perspective, not knowing where a missing dog or cat rightfully belongs costs in vet care, shots, food and board when they bring the animal into their facility. That's why they are not only advocating microchipping,, they are offering the service free of charge.
A Reno artist is making no apology for her work and her medium of choice. Nancy Peppin uses Twinkies in painting, shadow boxes, and other designs. They are snack cakes that should be seen, never eaten.