Posted: 12/14/2012 - An animal rights group is urging federal inspectors to fine Charles River Laboratories nearly $200,000 after the firm reported four more monkeys and other research animals died at its testing labs in Nevada and elsewhere since 2009.
Updated: 12/13/2012 - Father of child who burned hands on the glass doors of a gas burning fireplace wants consumers to be aware of the dangers.
Updated: 12/12/2012 - Standing room only at the Nevada Department of Agriculture Meeting today, that's not typical. But wild horses advocates were there to tell the board their objections to the Agriculture Department's recent trapping of wild horses, and why they want to be involved in decisions regarding their capture.
Updated: 12/11/2012 - Federal prosecutors say a Southern California man suspected of being the ringleader of a plot to kill Americans by aiding terrorists in Afghanistan has been ordered held without bond.
Updated: 12/10/2012 - Nearly two weeks ago, local residents were asked to prepare for a flood. Both Reno and Sparks made sand and bag available to homeowners and businesses to protect their property. The flood never happened, but if it did, you may be surprised by how ineffective the sand bag protection would have been.
Updated: 12/10/2012 - Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval says he will lead trade missions to Mexico and Israel in the upcoming year to promote the state's export opportunities.
Posted: 12/08/2012 - An Elko County official says talks have begun with area environmental advocacy groups about funding sage grouse conservation efforts in northeastern Nevada.
Posted: 12/08/2012 - The brother-in-law of Roderick Clifton is remembering Clifton as dedicated, and fun to be around. Don Emlaw is the general manager at Schwan's in Moundhouse. Emlaw said Clifton, an electrician and resident of the Sacramento area, often drove to Nevada. Emlaw said Clifton visited Emlaw's wife -- Clifton's sister.
Updated: 12/07/2012 - We've received quite a few Christmas and gift cards for our “Be A Santa To A Soldier” campaign. The deadline to drop off the cards was Friday. But that deadline has been extended over the weekend so that you can make Christmas a little more special for Nevada men and women serving in Afghanistan.
Posted: 12/07/2012 - Nevada state gambling revenues are continuing a slight upward trend, with officials reporting that casinos won almost 2 percent more in October compared with the same month a year ago.
Updated: 12/07/2012 - A former church bookkeeper has been sentenced to a year in jail as part of her probation for embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from the church over eight years.
Updated: 12/06/2012 - Unfortunately what happened to Roderick Clifton and Paula Lane isn't the first time it's happened in Northern Nevada and it won't be the last. Weather, particularly winter weather can change in a matter of minutes. Unprepared, unfamiliar, and unaware can be deadly recipe.
Updated: 12/03/2012 - Livestock evacuated for the flood have returned to UNR'S Main Station Field Laboratory at McCarran and Mill Street.
Updated: 12/03/2012 - A final design, and funding available, the city of Reno says a new Virginia Street Bridge should begin taking shape in 2014.
Updated: 12/03/2012 - Residents in Truckee, California were told to prepare for the Truckee River to break its banks on Sunday as the snow level rose and the rain began to fall. That was predicted. But instead, Sierra Cement saved the city from major damage.
Updated: 12/02/2012 - A fatal crash on Interstate 80 east of Reno/Sparks held up traffic for hours Saturday night.
Updated: 11/30/2012 - Local residents who remember the flood of 2005 are wondering what's going on at the Universtiy's Main Station Feild Laboratory. The property is where McCarran Boulevard and Mill Street intersect. It's here 380 animals graze, and where seven years ago the loss of 346 sheep forced changes to evacuation procedures during major flooding events
Updated: 11/29/2012 - You may remember the story of the starving neglected horses we first told you about in late July. Lyon County Sheriff's office seized the animals from what was suppose to be an animal rescue operation. Thousands of dollars and pounds later, the horses are back to a healthy weight, but now some are in search of a good home.
Updated: 11/29/2012 - A Washoe Valley woman got away with only minor injuries Wednesday morning after hitting wild horses on U.S. 395 in Washoe Valley. The horses had wandered down from the Virginia Range because of lack of food and water, and started gathering in the neighborhood of Andrew Lane.
Posted: 11/28/2012 - Locator chips embedded in student IDs by a Texas school district has set off a debate over privacy and religion after one student refused to participate.
Updated: 11/28/2012 - It's arguably the biggest game of the year for the Wolf Pack Football Team, which will meet Boise State head-to-head Saturday afternoon at Mackay Stadium While no titles are at stake, it's still huge rivalry, and means money to local businesses to cater to fans. Boise may be going to another conference next year. That will put an end to a great match-up and perhaps the business it brings to local bars and clothing stores.
Posted: 11/26/2012 - Money generated through the sale of Lake Tahoe license plates in Nevada is being offered for environmental and restoration projects in the Tahoe Basin.
Updated: 11/25/2012 - What started as a carjacking ended in a fiery crash and an arrest along Interstate 80 Saturday morning in Churchill County.
Posted: 11/24/2012 - A Nevada legislative panel has decided it's high time to repeal a state law that allows job discrimination against communists.