Updated: 04/16/2014 - The Washoe County Library downtown has recently been honored with a “Coolest Internal Space” award. The library, built in 1966, was recognized for its “The great outdoors, indoors” concept.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - Do you love seeing the magnificent, clear blue water of Lake Tahoe? Your help is needed to help keep the lake blue.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - In conjunction with the city of Reno and Nevada Department of Transportation, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District is planning a small prescribed fire operation Thursday, April 17 between 9 and 11AM.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Hot August Nights Foundation is contributing $100,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows to help support a new youth facility.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - A University of Nevada, Reno student who was homeless during part of her time attending high school in North Las Vegas has been named the winner of a prestigious national scholarship worth $30,000.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office confirms Reno mayoral candidate Anthony (Tony) Perri died April 14 at the age of 48.
Updated: 04/15/2014 - Several hundred people paid their respects at a funeral mass for Joe Dini in Yerington where the former, longtime Nevada Assembly speaker was described as a quiet, humble man who became a "legislative giant" during three decades in the legislature.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - Are you looking for a job? John Ascuaga's Nugget is looking to hire 50 to 60 new employees to staff its newest restaurant and entertainment venue.
Updated: 04/15/2014 - The city of Sparks is working on a new ordinance that aims to help beautify the city
Updated: 04/15/2014 - The city of Sparks could be raising the property tax rate in 2015. The recommendation is one of several initiatives for the fiscal year 2015 budget.
Updated: 04/14/2014 - A description of the remains found in a shallow grave near Exit 65 off I-80 has been released. Authorities say the victim most likely died of a gunshot wound.
Updated: 04/14/2014 - The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County unveiled four new, all-electric buses that produce zero emissions Monday. US Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, along with RTC's executive director and other elected representatives, attended a celebration at RTC's 4th Street Station.
Updated: 04/14/2014 - An elderly man is alive after accidentally shooting himself in the face.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - The IRS is warning consumers to be on guard against "sophisticated and aggressive" phone scams that are targeting taxpayers and recent immigrants.