Updated: 01/14/2014 - This Thursday, the US Surgeon General will release a report on the status of smoking in our country. The report will address in part how much progress we've made in 50 years since the Surgeon General's first report connected smoking to lung cancer in men.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - The City of Reno has a new website design in an effort to improve communication between the community and the city government.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - A new center at the University of Nevada, Reno aims to help businesses protect against cyber security breaches.
Updated: 01/14/2014 - Sparks City Manager Shaun Carey has announced his retirement effective April 4 after 13 years on the job.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - A nurse's assistant is arrested for open and gross lewdness that involved alleged reports of inappropriate touching at a local clinic.
Updated: 01/13/2014 - As many at 70,000,000 customers nationwide have had some of their financial information compromised by hackers getting access to Target's customer base.
Updated: 01/13/2014 - A national think tank study has cited Reno-Sparks as the most up-and-coming entrepreneurial community in the United States in its population size, according to a news release from the city of Reno.
Updated: 01/12/2014 - Two Nevada organizations have sued the federal government, alleging mismanagement of wild horses has led to excessive damage to rangelands and the animals themselves.
Updated: 01/12/2014 - 21 members of the Fort McDermitt Paiute Shoshone Tribe have been possibly exposed to Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV, according to the tribe's Chairman, Tildon Smart.
Posted: 01/12/2014 - A federal lawsuit accusing the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority of polluting the lake with debris from Fourth of July and Labor Day fireworks says the authority and its contractor should be subject to up to $75 million in fines for thousands of violations of the Clean Water Act over five years.
Updated: 01/11/2014 - Reno police say they have arrested both inmates who walked away from a work site Wednesday afternoon.
Updated: 01/12/2014 - A federal judge who refused to affirm a settlement agreement between a Nevada county and Burning Man organizers because he says it is illegal has issued a new ruling declaring the county the winner in a First Amendment fight that both sides insist was over long ago.
Updated: 01/11/2014 - Snow is beginning to fall in some parts of the Sierra while heavy winds continue to batter areas east of the Sierras, prompting various road controls.
Posted: 01/11/2014 - O.J. Simpson's lawyers have until mid-April to file their written Nevada Supreme Court appeal for a new trial for the former football star in his Las Vegas armed robbery case.