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Four People Die in Las Vegas Due to Excessive Heat

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The coroner's office in Nevada's Clark County has confirmed that the excessive heat affecting the area has contributed to the deaths of four people since Saturday.

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Pedal Library Delivers Books to Students in Summer Video included

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The  Carson City Library’s Pedal Library is delivering books to students who are attending summer school.  

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Protecting Your Pets Feet in the Heat Video included

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The best way for any pet owner to know if the ground is too hot to take a dog on a walk, is for the owner to test the ground themselves. 

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Brush Fire in Hunter Creek Area in West Reno at 250 Acres, 35% Containment Video included

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A brush fire near the Hunter Creek area near Caughlin Ranch in west Reno is about 35% contained. After an evaluation, officials have returned the burned area estimate to the 250 acres that was previously reported. The fire has not grown.

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Washoe County Sheriff's Office Seek Rafter Last Seen in Truckee River Video included

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Washoe County Sheriff's Office says they are searching for a rafter who last seen in the Truckee River on Wednesday afternoon. 

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NDOT: Single Lane Closures on I-580 Through Washoe Valley

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NDOT says there will be single lane closures on I-580 northbound through Washoe Valley on Saturday and Sunday. 

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Four GOP Senators Say They Oppose Health Care Bill Video included

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Four Republican senators say they are not ready to vote for the GOP health care bill, putting the measure in jeopardy. Nevada Senators Dean Heller and Catherine Cortez Masto have also released statements about the bill.

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Evans Fire Burning North of Bordertown Fully Contained Video included

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The Forest Service says a lightning-sparked wildfire burning north of Bordertown is now fully contained at 168 acres. 

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Updated Charges Filed Against Reno Doctor Accused in Prescription Drug Ring Video included

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A Reno doctor accused of writing illegal painkiller prescriptions that killed a man is scheduled to appear in court on Friday on several updated charges.

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President Trump Says he Didn't Tape of Conversations With Comey Video included

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President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey - his fired FBI director.

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City of Reno Explores Revisions to Adult Business Ordinances Video included

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The City of Reno is exploring changes to a city municipal code related to adult businesses. It will host a stakeholder meeting to gather feedback on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

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Lyon County: East Mason Valley Flash Flooding; Residents By Walker River Asked to Stay Alert Video included

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Lyon County crews say they are responding to the area of Bybee Lane in east Mason Valley for reported flash flooding coming off the Wassuk mountain range east of Yerington. 

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Las Vegas-Area Lawmaker Announces Bid for Nevada Governor Video included

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A southern Nevada lawmaker who heads the elected board covering the Las Vegas Strip says he's running as a Democrat for governor.

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U.S. Officials to Lift Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Protections After 40+ Years

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U.S. government officials say grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park region are no longer threatened, and that they will lift protections that have been in place for more than 40 years.

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San Francisco to Ban Sales of Vaping Flavored Liquid

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San Francisco city supervisors unanimously approved a measure that bans the sale of flavored nicotine-laced liquid used in electronic cigarettes and flavored tobacco products, saying nicotine masked in cotton candy, banana cream, mint and other flavors entices kids into a lifetime of addiction. 

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Former President Jimmy Carter, First Lady Rosalynn Carter in Reno Area This Week Video included

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter are in the Reno area this week to help raise awareness about The Carter Center.

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Hollywood Fire Near Nixon Grows to 5,300 Acres, Contained Video included

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Crews say a lightning-sparked wildfire burning near Nixon is nearly 5,300 acres and is 100% contained.

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KTVN's 10th Annual 'Give 2 Live' Blood Drive July 12 Video included

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In less than a month you can help save a life by giving blood. Our 10th annual Give 2 Live Blood Drive is coming up on Wednesday, July 12th.

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Someone 2 Know: Adrianne Haslet Video included

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It seems a week doesn't go by without reports of a terror attack and the lives lost. But, how about those who live through it?

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Pew Study: Americans Increasingly Torn Over Gun Issues

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Americans are as divided over gun rights as they are about other issues, and there's been a sharp drop in support for gun control measures since 2000. That's according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center.

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Rodeo Act Shows Trainability and Versatility of Mustangs Video included

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If you've ever seen Bobby Kerr, he and his team of American mustangs put on a show that has been wowing crowds for years.

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Carson City Sheriff's Office Seeks Runaway Teen Video included

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The Carson City Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a runaway teen. 16-year-old Andrew Pinedo was last seen on Wednesday, June 14 near Saliman Road and East William Street in Carson City.

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Red Springs Fire in Elko County Swells to 4,060 Acres; 55% Contained Video included

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A lightning-sparked wildfire northwest of Jiggs in Elko County has grown to 4,060 acres. The Red Springs Fire is 55% contained. 

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AHCA Could Hit Rural Communities the Worst Video included

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Senators Dean Heller and Catherine Cortez Masto say they want a bill that keeps Nevada's Medicaid expansion program in place.  That could make a huge difference for people in rural counties.

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Tropical Storm Cindy Comes Ashore in Southwest Louisiana Video included

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Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana. 

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Auto Club Predicts Record Travel Over July 4th Weekend

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AAA said Thursday that it expects 44.2 million people will travel at least 50 miles from home, a 2.9% increase over last year's record for the holiday.

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Rock 'N' Ribs Event to Benefit Carson Valley Community Food Closet Video included

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You can eat some delicious food and help the Carson Valley Community Food Closet at the same time this weekend in Minden.

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Wildfire Near Imlay Fully Contained; No Structures Threatened Video included

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A lightning-sparked wildfire west of Imlay is fully contained. The Poker Brown Fire burned a total of 5,537 acres. There were no structures threatened, and smoke may still be visible in the area.

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Summer Skiing And Snowboarding Starts At Mammoth Mountain

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Summer skiing and snowboarding starts June 22nd at Mammoth Mountain.

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Nevada Men's Basketball Team to Take Costa Rica Trip

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The University of Nevada men’s basketball team will take a foreign tour to Costa Rica Aug. 18-26.  The Wolf Pack will play the Costa Rica National team and teams from Canada during the eight-day tour.

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Meadowood Mall to Hold Job Fair This Saturday

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Meadowood Mall will hold a job fair on June 24th.

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Sparks Police Hosts Community BBQ

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Sparks Police invites residents to a free Community BBQ on Saturday, June 24. 

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Sparks Police Seek Woman Missing Since May 4th

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Sparks Police need your help finding 24-year-old Chastity Renee Valencia, who was last seen on May 4th. 

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Lyon County Sheriff's Office Searching for Missing Teen

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The Lyon County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to locate a missing teen from Fernley.

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