National Stories That Made Headlines In 2017estructive natural disasters and powerful men behaving badly are just some of the biggest national news stories of 2017. Here's what else happened this year.
126 Nevada Inmates Bound For California Wildfire LinesMore than 100 minimum security inmates at prison camps in Nevada are being deployed to Southern California to help fight a series of raging wildfires.
Crews Battle Half-Dozen Nevada Wildfires; I-80 ReopensMore than 1,500 firefighters continue to battle a half-dozen large wildfires in northern Nevada, including one that forced the evacuation of a gold mine and is threatening sage grouse habitat.
Evacuation Lifted as Rural Northern Nevada Wildfire EasesEvacuation orders have been lifted for hundreds of people living near one of multiple northern Nevada wildfires.
Wildfire Delays Stadium Action in AssemblyThe Nevada Assembly is getting a late start on its deliberations over an NFL stadium after a wildfire closed a road between Reno and Carson City.
19 Homes Burn, Emergency Declared in NevadaNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has declared a state of emergency as hundreds of firefighters battle a wind-whipped blaze that has destroyed 19 homes in the Washoe Valley between Reno and Carson City.
California Wildfires Put Vegas Under Air Quality WarningSouthern Nevada is spending Labor Day weekend under an air quality advisory thanks to wildfire smoke from California.
Western Governors Meet In LVFederal agencies also represented
Seasonal Fire Rules Imposed On Open Lands In Southern Nevada
Climate Report: Southwest Faces Even Hotter, Drier ConditionsFarmers, residents will be dealing with droughts and heatwaves which will increase risk of wildfires throughout the region.
Fight Continues On Wildfires In Vegas, Reno Areas More crews are arriving to battle a wildfire that has forced more than 500 people out of homes on the west and east sides of Mount Charleston and is still growing.
Crews Struggle To Contain 2 WildfiresFirefighters are struggling to gain the upper hand on major wildfires in both ends of Nevada.

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