Posted: 02/05/2014 - Is student loan debt really "good debt"? That's a question facing many young people as an increasing number of college graduates default on those loans, unable to get jobs after getting their degree. Meanwhile, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting a growing need for skilled workers over the next ten years. Many of those jobs require on-the-job training instead of a degree.
Posted: 02/04/2014 - A brand new program offered by the state of Nevada wants to inspire kindergartners and their families to think about a college education now. It's called the Nevada College Kick Start Program.
Updated: 02/04/2014 - It costs about $6,000 a year to go to the University of Nevada. That doesn't include books, dorm costs or food. Those costs are only going to go up next years and the year after that. But what if you could lock in today's college tuition costs and pay for your child's education in the years to come? That's the idea behind Nevada's Prepaid Tuition Program.
Posted: 02/04/2014 - Hearings are scheduled this week on northern Nevada college campuses where students could be facing higher fee costs next school year.
Posted: 02/03/2014 - A prison inmate from Lyon County died at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City Monday.
Updated: 02/03/2014 - About 3400 NV Energy customers have power back Monday afternoon, after being without power about 90 minutes on the east side of Gardnerville and Minden.
Posted: 02/03/2014 - Sparks police say they've arrested an 18-year-old man suspected of trying to lure three girls into his car.