Northern Nevada Flood Warnings Bring Emergency DeclarationsResidents and business owners throughout the Reno-Sparks area filled tens of thousands of sandbags to help protect against what's expected to be the region's worst flooding in more than a decade on the heels of a storm that dumped 6 feet of snow this week atop the Sierra Nevada.
Tesla Says It's Meeting Jobs Benchmarks at Nevada FactoryElectric car maker Tesla Motor Co. insisted Thursday it is meeting revised hiring goals at a giant northern Nevada battery manufacturing plant for which it has been promised $1.3 billion in state tax incentives.
Plane Crashes into RV ParkOfficials say a small plane crashed into an RV park as it approached Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The condition of the pilot or anyone else who may have been aboard is unclear, but there were no injuries on the ground.
Four Arrested In Over 100 Reno-Area BurglariesFour men have been arrested in connection with more than 100 residential and vehicle burglaries in the Reno area over the last month.
Reward Offered After Sparks Casino Robbery A $1,500 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and prosecution of the suspects in a Sparks casino robbery.
Nevada Lawmakers Approve Tesla Tax BreaksSparks Assemblyman calls Tesla plant the biggest thing to hit the state since the Hoover Dam was built.
Woman Tells Police She Jumped From Car To Get Away From KidnapperSparks police say a woman told them she jumped out of a moving vehicle to get away from a man who kidnapped her.
Man Sitting On Railroad Tracks Fatally Hit By Train Sparks police say it appears a man was sitting on railroad tracks before he was fatally hit by a train, although it's unclear why he was there.
Sparks Man, 38, Suspected Of Molesting A Child Younger Than 14 A 38-year-old Sparks man has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation.
Pit Bulls That Killed Dogs In Neighbors Home To Be Killed
5-Year-Old Dies After Running Across The StreetSparks police say a 5-year-old boy was hit and killed by an SUV after he and another child ran across the street.
Man Accused Of Strangling Woman, Endangering ChildA Sparks man accused of strangling a woman and endangering a child has turned himself in to police.