Electrical Fire in Condo Displaces Four in HendersonThe fire was contained to the area of origin by the building's fire sprinkler system and firefighters were able to quickly douse the flames before it could spread to any nearby units.
Nevada Rangers Help With Hurricane Maria RecoveryRangers from the Ely District and the Carson City District, arrived in San Juan prior to Hurricane Maria, which blew ashore Wednesday morning as a Category 4 storm.
Nevada Utility Sells Transmission Lines To Dallas CompanyValley Electric Association announced Wednesday it sold the system that includes transmission lines and related substations in Nye and Clark counties to GridLiance.
Las Vegas Officials Waiting For Denver To Act On Pot LoungesClark County officials on Tuesday decided they will wait for Denver to act before continuing discussions. Denver allowed businesses to submit applications to open marijuana clubs in late August, but it hasn't received any so far.
AG Laxalt And Others Trying To Squash Opioid EpidemicAG Laxalt and other participating states have begun demanding documents and information from manufacturer and distributors of prescription opioids.
Nevada Prosecutor: 24 Indicted In Staged Crash Case In VegasCharges include racketeering, conspiracy, battery with a deadly weapon, insurance fraud and multiple transactions involving fraud or deceit in the course of an enterprise.
Mesquite Authorizes Lawsuit Against Nevada School DistrictCouncil members voted Tuesday to sue the Clark County School District on behalf of two elementary schools.
Campaign Urges Women Not To Use Pot While PregnantA federal study last year found that marijuana use by pregnant women in the U.S. increased from 2.4 percent in 2002 to 3.9 percent in 2014.
Nevada Looking To Become Home Of Second Amazon HeadquartersAmazon announced last week that it will spend $5 billion on the construction and operation of its new location called Amazon HQ2. The facility would house up to 50,000 full-time employees.
AAA: State Paying Highest Gas Prices Since 2015In Las Vegas, prices jumped about 19 cents to $2.73 per gallon. Last month, Las Vegas drivers were paying $2.54; a year ago they were paying about $2.43 per gallon.
Silver State Leads Nation In Job GrowthNevada has the fastest private sector job growth in the United States at 3.6 percent. The state has added 40,000 jobs relative to the first quarter of 2016.
Volunteer Fire Station Hosting Open House October 7The open house will feature general information about fire safety. The theme of Fire Prevention Week this year is "Every Second Counts" and encourages people to have an escape plan in case of fire.