Three Legislature Seats Filled for Possible Vegas Stadium VoteWashoe County commissioners have appointed three northern Nevadans to fill vacant seats in the Legislature for an anticipated special-session vote on whether to raise the Las Vegas hotel tax to build a NFL stadium that could bring the Oakland Raiders to the city.
Washoe Sheriff Getting Money to Screen Untested Rape KitsState officials are using money they won in a settlement with Chase bank to try to work through a backlog of thousands of untested rape evidence kits.
Reno Sheriff Warns Of Door-To-Door Scam The Washoe County sheriff's office is warning residents north of Reno to beware of a suspicious person masquerading as an inspector for a security company.
Kindergartner Brings BB Gun To Reno School Washoe County school district officials are investigating after a kindergartner brought a BB gun to a Reno elementary school.
Police: Suicide Victim Lied About Missing WifePolice say husband who killed self lied about the whereabouts of his wife, but they believe she is dead.
Nevada Taxable Sales Up 2.1 PercentTaxable sales in Nevada rose 2.1 percent in November over the same month in 2012.
Shooting Probe Looks At Anti-Bullying VideoOfficials here in Nevada are examining an anti-bullying video that was shown to some students at the school where a 12-year-old fatally shot a teacher, wounded two classmates and killed himself.
Sales Numbers Spike In MayTaxable sales in Nevada jumped 6.1 percent in May over the same month a year ago
Nev. Non-Hispanic White Numbers Down In All But 3 CountiesNew census figures show Nevada is continuing to become a little less white.
2 Ex-Nevada Football Players Arrested In RenoTwo former Nevada football players have been arrested in Reno on suspicion of attempted robbery and assault with a deadly weapon.
Man Attempts To Set Fire To 7-11Reno police have arrested a man accused of pouring lighter fluid behind a 7-11 cashier's counter.
Reno Doctor Rules Against AbortionA Washoe County district judge has decided against forcing a mentally impaired Reno woman to have an abortion.