On this Black Friday, many shoopers are focued on getting the best deals possible. Others want to make their buck count and look for local retailers to do their shopping. One local event allowed local women to do just that.
For the past two years, Stewart Conservation Camp, along with the BLM and the U.S Border Patrol have worked together. Their goal is to supply agents with horses that can work for hours at a stretch monitoring the US Border. Nevada inmates train wild mustangs and prepare them for duty. They have 4 months to complete the task.
The BLM has been rounding up wild horses for years. The agency says its vital to their survival here in Nevada and across the west. The mustangs taken off the range are usually put up for adoption. But before they go to their new homes, some of these animals find themselves in a unique role—teachers to convicts.
Gas prices may be down, but law enforcement can't say the same about the rate of drivers using cell phones. Tuesday Washoe County Sheriffs Deputies were on the lookout for distracted drivers and those who weren't buckled up. The location: Eagle Canyon Drive where drivers have to pay attention to crosswalks, school zones, speed limits—not their cell phones.
This Sunday is Veterans' Day. Instead of parades and proclamations, on Carson City Dental Office wanted to honor veterans by caring for their teeth at no charge.