- Arson suspect charged in car fire in Reno Walmart lot Updated: Aug-28-15 5:32 pm
RENO, Nevada - Reno police have arrested a 29-year-old arson suspect in connection with a car fire in a Walmart parking lot.
- Truckee Meadows Community College president Sheehan retiring Updated: Aug-28-15 3:12 pm
RENO, Nevada - Truckee Meadows Community College President Maria Sheehan says she will retire in January to do volunteer work in Central America.
- Reno minister replacing vandalized 'Black Lives Matter' sign Updated: Aug-28-15 2:02 pm
RENO, Nevada - The minister of a Reno church says he's already ordered a replacement for a sign that was damaged in what may have been a racially motivated act of vandalism.
- Skip Burning Man but still go to the playa Updated: Aug-28-15 6:19 am
RENO, Nevada - While thousands experience the Black Rock on a decorated bike, through tinted goggles, while the loud hum of techno music culminates in the torching of a large wooden man, it's nothing like the playa really is sans costume and party over Labor Day weekend.
- Coroner: Carson deputy, suspect died of each other's gunfire Updated: Aug-27-15 6:55 pm
RENO, Nevada - The Washoe County Medical Examiner says a Carson City deputy and a suspect he confronted died of each other's gunfire.
- Barrett-Jackson auction won't be at 2016 Hot August Nights Updated: Aug-27-15 6:14 am
RENO, Nevada - The Barrett-Jackson car auction is ending its three-year relationship with Hot August Nights.
- Black bear killed at Tahoe was dangerous, officials say Updated: Aug-26-15 2:28 pm
RENO, Nevada - Nevada wildlife officials say a black bear killed in Incline Village Tuesday was becoming increasingly dangerous.
- Charges filed after Reno police officer hit with vehicle Updated: Aug-26-15 11:49 am
RENO, Nevada - A man has been accused of striking a Reno police officer with a vehicle.
- Women's ski gear pitch wins Reno 'Shark Tank'-style contest Updated: Aug-25-15 8:22 pm
RENO, Nevada - The judges included Lt. Gov. Mark Hutchison instead of billionaire investor Mark Cuban, and they took a lighter touch with nervous contestants. But organizers hope a Nevada business pitch competition styled after "Shark Tank" helps give promising entrepreneurs the same kind of boost as the hit reality TV show.
- Reno's first medical marijuana shop to open Wednesday Updated: Aug-25-15 5:11 am
RENO, Nevada - After 15 years of waiting, Reno's first medical marijuana dispensary is set to open Wednesday.
- $30M battery recycling plant breaks ground in Nevada Updated: Aug-24-15 2:19 pm
RENO, Nevada - A California company has broken ground on a $30-million battery recycling plant in Nevada that federal officials say will be the first of its kind in the world.
- Man drowns at Pyramid Lake Updated: Aug-24-15 11:22 am
RENO, Nevada - Authorities say the body of a 28-year-old man has been recovered from Pyramid Lake, about 40 miles northeast of Reno.
- Nevada sheriff promises crackdown on Burning Man crime Updated: Aug-23-15 5:52 pm
RENO, Nevada - A Nevada sheriff is promising to crack down on any crime occurring in the Black Rock Desert at next week's Burning Man festival.
- Unhealthy air from wildfires pushes Reno school kids inside Updated: Aug-21-15 6:50 pm
RENO, Nevada - The Washoe County Health District says the air quality around Reno and Sparks is in the "unhealthy range" because of smoke drifting in from California wildfires.
- Burning Man officials say worker died overnight Updated: Aug-21-15 11:31 am
RENO, Nevada - Burning Man officials are saying a man working to set up the site died of natural causes overnight.
- Toughest part of pedaling through Iran? Coming home Updated: Aug-21-15 6:20 am
RENO, Nevada - Cyclist Rick Gunn left his South Lake Tahoe home for Iran before getting official permission to get into the country.
- Reid: 'I will do everything I can' to stop Nevada tax repeal Updated: Aug-20-15 8:10 pm
RENO, Nevada - Sen. Harry Reid said he's willing to do everything he can to help Gov. Brian Sandoval's $1.1 billion tax package survive a potential challenge at the ballot, even though he's not actively involved in the fight now.
- State scientists identifying Burning Man bug infestation Updated: Aug-20-15 3:05 pm
RENO, Nevada - The Burning Man site is swarming not with the thousands of guests expected to attend the annual event, but bugs.
- Water deal reached in management of Truckee River Updated: Aug-20-15 1:05 pm
RENO, Nevada - Water officials have finalized a deal regarding the Truckee River after decadeslong disputes over how the waters should be managed.
- Scarce federal funding could delay Reno veterans home Updated: Aug-19-15 8:12 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - State officials say they're ready to break ground on a 96-bed veterans' nursing home in Reno this spring, but whether construction actually begins then will depend on limited pot of federal money and how high Nevada's request falls on a long priority list.
- $2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse Updated: Aug-19-15 2:37 pm
RENO, Nevada - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of U.S. Navy training airspace in Nevada.
- Fired city lawyer had history complaints against him Updated: Aug-19-15 1:50 pm
RENO, Nevada - A city lawyer who says he was wrongfully fired last year had a history of workplace conduct complaints against him.
- Sanders tells 4,000 at UNR his 'revolution' has momentum Updated: Aug-19-15 3:06 am
RENO, Nevada - Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders told an enthusiastic crowd at the University of Nevada Tuesday night his call for political revolution is gaining momentum, but he'll need their help to overcome his opponents' huge fundraising advantages.
- Apartment rents in Reno-Sparks hit new high Updated: Aug-18-15 6:14 am
RENO, Nevada - Those renting an apartment in the Reno area are paying more than ever before as the average monthly rent reached a record high.
- New private school scholarship program is off to slow start Updated: Aug-17-15 4:54 pm
RENO, Nevada - A new Nevada program that allows parents to claim state per-pupil education funding and use it toward private school is garnering national headlines and hundreds of applications, but its lesser-known and higher-paying cousin is off to a slow start.