Nevada Ratifies Equal Rights Amendment - Decades Past DeadlineNevada lawmakers ratified the Equal Rights Amendment Wednesday 45 years after the date Congress first submitted it to the states, bringing the nation two states shy — but decades past deadline — of amending the U.S. Constitution to plainly state women and men are equal under the law.
7 Inches of New Snow at Tahoe-Area Ski ResortsThe first spring storm in the Sierra dropped about a half foot of snow at ski resorts around Lake Tahoe and up to a half inch of rain around parts of Reno and Sparks.
Nevada Moves to Join 11 Other States in Popular Vote EffortA national effort to elect United States presidents by popular vote is finding support in the Democrat-controlled Nevada Legislature.
Students Propose Nevada Schools Teach Consent, Other LawsMembers of the Nevada Youth Legislature told state lawmakers Tuesday that their peers could be deterred from committing crimes if public high schools teach students about sexual consent and the ramifications of breaking certain laws.
Snow Returns to Sierra; Melting May Fuel Future NV FloodsAs the first wet storm of the spring sweeps into the mountains around Lake Tahoe, wary water managers are watching the sky and already releasing water from swollen reservoirs to guard against flooding across northern Nevada.
Far-Right Activist Angle Plans Nevada House Seat ChallengeA conservative activist and onetime candidate for U.S. Senate is again seeking congressional office in Nevada.
Nevada Population to Top 3 Million in 2018, State ProjectsNevada is adding people at a pace that should push the statewide population over 3 million by next year, but the growth is less the result of new residents moving in and more due to families staying and having children.
Republican Eyes Continued Care for Incurably IllA Republican state legislator wants to ensure Nevadans with chronic conditions such as his own experience no gaps in treatment.
Democrats Seek 2022 Nevada Plastic Bag BanDemocratic lawmakers are proposing eliminating plastic bags from checkout counters across Nevada within five years.
Republican Wants to Tax Renewable Energy MakersA Boulder City Republican is seeking a new state tax on renewable energy producers in Nevada.
Republican Proposal Would Outlaw Sanctuary Cities in NevadaA national debate over local governments' role in immigration enforcement is playing out in the Nevada Legislature.
Nevada Officials Investigate Child Death, Discover Pipe BombNevada officials are investigating after a 2-year-old girl was reported dead in Carson City.