Reno Officer on Leave After Joking About Shooting StudentA university police officer in Nevada joked about shooting a graduate student and former football player during a peaceful traffic stop, leading the department to place him on paid leave during an investigation.
Gov. Sandoval Leading Taskforce To Stop Opioid AbuseThe group will hear updates from state and federal agencies regarding how they're working to combat the opioid crisis in the Silver State.
UNR Basketball Coach Musselman Signs 5-Year ExtensionNevada coach Eric Musselman has signed a five-year extension through 2021-22 after leading the Wolf Pack to their first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2007.
Washington Hires Former UNLV Basketball Coach Dave Rice as AssistantNew Washington coach Mike Hopkins has rounded out his coaching staff by hiring former UNLV coach Dave Rice as an assistant coach.
National Fraternity Drops Nevada Chapter After Teen's DeathA national college fraternity has revoked the charter of a chapter at the University of Nevada, Reno, where an 18-year-old pledge died following a fall down a stairway in October.
Kaepernick Alma Mater UNR Defends Decision to Sit - For NowColin Kaepernick's alma mater is standing behind his decision to sit during the national anthem in protest of oppression of minorities, at least for now.
UNR, UNLV Leaders Want More Guidelines For Cheater PunishmentsLeaders at the two major universities in Nevada don't seem to agree on how to dish out punishment equally and consistently among cheating students.
Reno Celebrates Opening of New Virginia Street BridgeThe new Virginia Street Bridge in Reno has re-opened to traffic, marking the completion of an $18.2 million project.
Nevada Colleges Get $1 Million To Prevent Dropouts
UNR Pays $7,446 Fine Over Sheep DeathsThe University of Nevada, Reno has paid a $7,446 federal fine over the deaths of three sheep at one of its farms in September 2011.
Michelle Obama Pushes Facebook Support To College StudentsMichelle Obama has made a special appeal to women and students at a rally at the University of Nevada, Reno, asking them to help get voters to the polls in support of her husband in November.
UNR President Milton Glick Passes Away