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Man Shot During Early Morning Home Invasion in Sparks

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Sparks Police say they are investigating a home invasion that left a 70-year-old man injured last weekend. More>>

Things 2 Do This Weekend

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If you're the type who prefers vinyl music over digital, this is your weekend! Plus, learn how gardening can help combat Alzheimer's in our Things 2 Do list. More>>

Upcoming Easter Egg Hunts, Church Services

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Lots of area events are scheduled for this Easter holiday weekend. Here is a list that will be updated frequently. More>>

Christians Mark Good Friday in the Holy Land Video included

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Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City. More>>

California Farmers to Get More Water

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California farmers and cities are set to get more water, as state and federal officials ease drought-related water cutbacks because of recent rain and snow. More>>

Airport Pavement Reconstruction Continues; Noise Expected

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The Reno-Tahoe International Airport is continuing its summer-long pavement reconstruction project. Residents can expect to hear noise now until April 30 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. More>>

2014 WCSD Principals of the Year Named

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The Washoe County School District has chosen three principals who will be honored as principals of the year for 2014. More>>

Nevada Retailers Expect $235 Million Easter Sales

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The Retail Association of Nevada says it expects the Easter holiday will equate to higher spending in stores. More>>

Tube With Silver Looking Metal Causes Middle School Evacuation

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Washoe County School Police says an unlabeled tube that contained the metal gallium caused authorities to briefly evacuate Billinghurst Middle School Friday morning. More>>

Michaels Confirms Breach of as Many as 2.6M Cards Video included

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Michaels Stores Inc. says that about 2.6 million cards used at its namesake stores may have been affected in a security breach but it has received "limited" reports of fraud. More>>

Post Tax Day: What Tax Documents to Keep, Toss

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Tax Day is behind us and most taxpayers don't have to worry about number-crunching for another year. But what about all of the paperwork that's left behind after returns are filed? More>>

Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexican Capital

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A powerful, magnitude-7.2 earthquake has shaken central and southern Mexico. The U.S. Geological Survey says it was centered northwest of the Pacific resort of Acapulco. More>>

At Least 12 Everest Guides Killed, 4 Missing in Avalanche

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The world's highest mountain has seen its deadliest-ever disaster today. At least 12 of the guides were killed, and four others are missing. Several more were hurt after an avalanche swept down the climbing route. More>>

Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Ferry Captain

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The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry -- and two other crew members -- could be facing prosecution. More>>

Erase Library Fines With Food Donations This Spring

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You can get rid of overdue fines by helping those in need! Until April 28, patrons can bring cans or boxes of food to the library in lieu of fines to help feed the hungry. More>>

Nevada's Unemployment Rate Stays at 8.5%

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The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation says the state's unemployment rate stayed at a seasonally-adjusted rate of 8.5% for the month of March. More>>

Boomtown to Host Job Fair Monday

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Boomtown Casino & Hotel will host a Food & Beverage job fair in its events center on Monday, April 21 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. More>>

Reno Police to Expand Presence in Downtown Video included

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Reno police are planning to add more officers to patrol the downtown area in the near future. More>>

jogoReno Makes Plans to Create a Massive Sports Arena in Reno Video included

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Big plans are in the works to create a one-of-a kind racquetball court and tournament arena right here in Reno. The company behind the project is jogoReno and the creators are locals. More>>

Truckee Police: House Explosion Caused by Drug Manufacturing

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Truckee, California police say a house explosion that happened on Wednesday afternoon was the result of a man manufacturing drugs. More>>

Students Tour Engineering School at University of Nevada Video included

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The engineering school at the University of Nevada pulled out all the stops Thursday to show local teenagers how cool a degree in science can be. More>>

Sparks Business, Reno Home Raided in Drug Investigation Video included

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Lyon County deputies and the Drug Enforcement Agency have raided a Sparks business and a Reno home and confiscated hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of drugs. More>>

Ford Mustang Turns 50 Video included

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Today marks the anniversary of one of America's most iconic cars. The Ford Mustang debuted 50 years ago, and it's been running strong ever since. More>>

Reno City Council Takes Action on Several Proposals Video included

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The Reno City Council took action on several proposals during this week's meeting, including unanimously approving permitted medical marijuana establishments within city limits. More>>

Someone 2 Know: Fallon Cheese Maker Video included

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A Fallon farmer is making history by processing cheese and bottling his own milk on-site. Where you can taste his locally-produced goods in tonight's Someone 2 Know. More>>

Sen. Reid Calls Rancher's Backers 'Domestic Terrorists'

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the federal Bureau of Land Management. More>>

Texas Town Could Rebuild Plant After Fatal Blast

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The mayor of a Texas town where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 15 people says local officials are considering building a new one. More>>

FBI says Alleged Murderer May be in Nevada or California

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The FBI says a man wanted for murdering five family members in March 1976 may be in Nevada or California. More>>

Audit Details Problems With Nevada Health Exchange

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An independent auditor is recommending Nevada levy penalties against Xerox for failing to achieve key performance benchmarks in operating the state's health insurance exchange. More>>

President Obama: 8 Million Signed Up for Health Care Video included

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President Barack Obama says 8 million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges. That's 1 million more than congressional scorekeepers had initially projected. More>>

Kerry: Steps Embraced to Ease Tensions in Ukraine Video included

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Secretary of State John Kerry says diplomats from Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine have agreed on a series of steps aimed at de-escalating violence in strife-ridden Ukraine. More>>

FDA OKs Merck Tablet to Reduce Ragweed Allergies

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U.S. regulators have again approved a Merck & Co. tablet for gradually reducing seasonal allergies, this time for ragweed pollen. More>>

Kill Switches Coming to Cell Phones to Help Lower Thefts Video included

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Smartphone makers and carriers have agreed to add kill switches on their cellphones by next summer. The announcement comes as lawmakers consider new laws to curb smartphone thefts. More>>

CBO: Minimum Wage Boost Would Cost Firms $15 Billion

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The Congressional Budget Office estimates that a Senate Democratic proposal gradually boosting the minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would force businesses to spend $15 billion more in salaries in 2017. More>>

Evacuation Came Too Late for Many on Sinking Ferry

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A crew member on the ferry that sank of South Korea's southern coast says an immediate evacuation order wasn't issued because officers on the bridge were still trying to stabilize the vessel. More>>

Gov. Sandoval Begins Trade Mission to Canada

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Gov. Brian Sandoval is heading a delegation of Nevada business and education leaders on a trade mission to Canada. More>>

DUI Arrest in Power Pole Accident

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Police have made a DUI arrest in connection with a vehicle vs. power line accident early Thursday morning. The Reno Police department responded to a section of Old Virginia Rd., between Damonte Ranch More>>

Fracking Discussion Held at University of Nevada Video included

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On Wednesday, there was a big turnout at the University of Nevada for a discussion to talk about the possible environmental impacts of fracking. More>>

Semi Accident Near Derby Dam

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The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating an accident between a semi truck and a car near Fernley Wednesday night. More>>

Alcohol Suspected in Interstate Accident

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The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a single-vehicle accident that happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80, near the Rock Blvd. exit, just after 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night. More>>

Local High School Students Honored for Winning International NASA Competition

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On Wednesday a local team of high school students were honored for winning an international award from NASA. The Academy of Arts, Careers and Technology school in Reno hosted an assembly to honor dozens More>>

Cattle Feed Regulation Change Could Affect Ranchers, Brewers Video included

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Some local brewers and ranchers have a working partnership that revolves around cattle feed. But changes could be coming if a proposed regulation by the Food and Drug Administration is adopted. More>>

Immunotherapy Providing Relief For Allergy Sufferers Video included

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If traditional treatments don't work, you might want to consider immunotherapy, which is a vaccine that works against allergens in the environment. More>>

Reno Mayoral Candidate Tony Perry Dies at 48 Video included

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A representative with Washoe County tells Channel 2 News that Reno mayoral candidate Tony Perry (also known as Tony Perri) died Monday night at the age of 48. More>>

Nevada Supreme Court Removes Schaefer From Ballot

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The Nevada Supreme Court has upheld the removal of a state controller candidate from the June primary ballot because of his residency status. More>>

CBQ, O'Cleary's Irish Pub to Open April 24th in Sparks

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Two new restaurants at the Legends at Sparks Marina are scheduled to open on Thursday, April 24th. More>>

Waste Management 'Residential Dump Days' in Virginia City

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In an effort to assist residents with household cleanups and curb illegal dumping, Waste Management announced the next "Residential Dump Days," for May 2 & May 3 at the transfer station in Virginia City. More>>

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