Posted: 01/10/2013 - U.S. 95 is closed for south bound traffic from Schurz to Hawthorne due to high winds.
Updated: 01/09/2013 - For the past two days a hearing involving a murder and two rival motorcycle gangs as been going on in Washoe District Court. Because of the nature of the case, security has been beefed upped. We've received calls from viewers concerning RAVEN in the area, and increase police presence on Court Street.
Updated: 01/08/2013 - For the second time in four days, we've had a Code Red Air Quality Day. It means the air quality has hit unhealthful levels, meaning no wood burning for the next 24 hours.
Updated: 01/05/2013 - Twenty cars of a Union Pacific train hauling grain derailed Saturday afternoon in the northern Nevada desert, but no injuries were reported.
Updated: 01/05/2013 - About 60 wild horse advocates protested in front of the state legislative building in Carson City on Friday. The advocates say they want to bring light to what they say is the state department of agriculture advocacy of horse slaughter. Specifically the slaughter of Virginia Range Horses. Their claims are based upon the minutes of an agriculture board meeting 2 years ago.
Updated: 01/03/2013 - While this cold, wintery, snowy weather may be a pain to work and drive in, here in Northern Nevada, we really need it.
Updated: 01/02/2013 - Nevada Law Enforcement started issuing citations for talking or texting on your cell phone while driving one year ago. Since that time nearly 12,000 citations have been issued by Nevada's Highway Patrol. That includes 2nd and 3rd time offenders.
Updated: 01/01/2013 - There were very few DUI arrests on New Year's Eve and into this morning. The Nevada Highway Patrol reports that out of 275 traffic stops only seven motorists were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Most of the motorists that were pulled over were designated drivers.
Updated: 01/01/2013 - It was a relatively quiet night for the Sparks Police Department. There were no major incidents reported from 2pm Monday afternoon to 2am on Tuesday.
Updated: 12/31/2012 - A psychiatric evaluation has been ordered for a woman accused of shoving a man to his death in front of a subway train because she believed he was Muslim.
Posted: 12/30/2012 - A conservation group is appealing federal land managers' approval of a major open-pit mine in central Nevada.
Updated: 12/27/2012 - The next couple of days will be some of the busiest of the year for Reno Tahoe International Airport. Many passengers are coming into the area for skiing or New Years. Others are leaving from home after the Christmas Holiday.
Updated: 12/26/2012 - Drivers returning back to work after the holidays had to contend with snowy roads Wednesday morning after nearly 6 inches of snow hit the valley floor in some places. City of Reno road crews were out on the streets by three Tuesday afternoon and worked around the clock clearing crucial roads in our area. Crews have already been out Wednesday sanding roads in anticipation of what might happen Wednesday night should clear skies break through.
Updated: 12/26/2012 - A massive crowd is expected for New Years Eve at Stateline, and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is getting ready.
Posted: 12/23/2012 - As many as seven crayfish harvesters may soon be trolling the waters of Lake Tahoe, seeking to make a buck while ridding the lake of an invasive species.
Updated: 12/24/2012 - The Nevada Department of Transportation was prepared for this winter storm to hit northern Nevada.
Updated: 12/24/2012 - Nevada was one of only 19 U.S. states that added construction jobs between October and November but still ranks second to last in the country in terms of loss of construction workers compared to a year ago.
Posted: 12/22/2012 - Officials at grocery chain Raley's say union workers have ratified a new labor contract.
Posted: 12/22/2012 - Law enforcement officials are responding to a number of weather-related traffic accidents across northern Nevada and eastern California this morning.
Updated: 12/22/2012 - RPD officials are thanking the public for help finding an at-risk elderly man who was missing.
Updated: 12/20/2012 - If you are still thinking about buying a Christmas Tree this year, how about a “living” Christmas Tree? The trees make up about 10% of Christmas Tree sales. But there are steps you need to take to make sure the tree lives in the years to come.
Updated: 12/20/2012 - Nevada's Wildlife Department is asking for the public's help tonight in finding a trapper who illegally set traps in a major trial area just off the Mt. Rose Highway. The traps posed a threat to hikers, dogs, horses and riders.
Updated: 12/19/2012 - In anticipation of a possible gun ban, many local residents who thought of putting off buying a gun are now acting on that thought. Local gun stores are reporting a brisk business.
Posted: 12/18/2012 - A Sparks mother won’t be able to spend the holiday season with her Marine son, but he already gave her an early holiday present.