- Hunter packing away gun accidentally shoots, kills friend Updated: Oct-05-15 2:35 pm
ELKO, Nevada - Authorities in Nevada say a hunter accidentally killed his friend when a gun he was packing into a car fired.
- 2015 Nevada Press Association major award winners Updated: Oct-02-15 10:42 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - Here's a list of some of the top awards in the 2015 Nevada Press Association "Better Newspaper Contest," announced Friday at the association's annual convention:
- Judge throws out petition to repeal Nevada tax package Updated: Oct-01-15 9:06 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - A Carson City judge tossed out a petition Thursday that seeks a ballot question repealing the entire $1.1 billion tax package that Nevada lawmakers passed this spring.
- Inmate death reported at Nevada prison camp in Carson City Updated: Oct-01-15 11:06 am
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Prison officials say a 55-year-old inmate serving his 14th year of a possible 23-year sentence for robbery with a weapon died at a minimum-custody facility in Carson City.
- Big ideas - and barriers - in confronting Nevada drought Updated: Sep-28-15 6:52 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Plenty of big ideas - and big challenges - have emerged as a panel of water experts crafts a list of action steps for dealing with Nevada's drought.
- Police don't suspect foul play in Carson City death Updated: Sep-26-15 10:05 am
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Authorities say no foul play is suspected in the death of a man whose body was found in the waters of a Carson City fish pound.
- Bear hit with tranquilizer dart runs into pond, drowns Updated: Sep-23-15 7:10 pm
DAYTON, Nevada - Efforts to corral a black bear at a Nevada golf course came to a grim end when wildlife officials tranquilized the animal and it ran into a pond and drowned.
- Tight on water, Nevada tourism industry getting creative Updated: Sep-23-15 5:07 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Las Vegas has thrived against the odds for decades as an oasis in the desert. But persistent drought and growing sensitivity toward climate change has prompted businesses dependent on tourism to rethink their freewheeling approach to water.
- Nevada governor kicks off 3-day summit to address drought Updated: Sep-21-15 3:55 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Gov. Brian Sandoval kicked off a three-day conference focused on drought and what can be done about it, telling more than 100 attendees Monday that Nevada has a solid track record for conservation but needs to do even more to address the dry spell.
- Nevada unemployment insurance program to go dark for 1 week Updated: Sep-19-15 7:05 am
CARSON CITY, Nevada - State officials say installing a new computer system will force a one-week blackout in Nevada's unemployment insurance program.
- Man, 71, in crosswalk killed by pickup truck in Carson City Updated: Sep-18-15 1:03 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - A 71-year-old man has died from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a pickup truck in Carson City.
- Fresh off GOP presidential debate, Bush, Paul back in Nevada Updated: Sep-17-15 6:21 pm
LAS VEGAS - Fresh off a spirited debate in Southern California, Republicans Jeb Bush and Rand Paul hit the campaign trail in neighboring Nevada again Thursday in their bid for the GOP's 2016 presidential nomination.
- Police see few leads after threats made against Nevada judge Updated: Sep-16-15 9:24 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - It started with two bullets fired through his front door in the middle of the night in 2012.
- Freeway to be renamed in honor of fallen Carson City deputy Updated: Sep-14-15 8:26 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - State officials plan to rename a Carson City freeway to honor a deputy who was killed in the line of duty in August.
- Presidential candidate Rand Paul adds 3 stops to Nevada trip Updated: Sep-14-15 3:06 pm
LAS VEGAS - Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul has added three more stops on a scheduled visit to Nevada.
- 2nd lawsuit filed against Nevada Education Savings Accounts Updated: Sep-09-15 6:30 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada's new Education Savings Account program has attracted its second legal challenge, this time from seven parents who say the law will undermine public school funding.