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FEMA Authorizes Funds to Help With Upper Colony Fire in Smith Valley Video included

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FEMA has authorized funds to help with the 1,180-acre fire in Smith Valley in Lyon County. 

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A New Push for Renewable Energy in Nevada

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Do you think it’s fair that half of Nevada's power should be required to come from renewable energy? You may get your chance to voice your opinion this November…a new question is heading to your ballot.

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Food Bank of Northern Nevada Announces Summer Volunteer Events

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The Food Bank of Northern Nevada says registration is now open for three upcoming summer volunteer events. 

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Suspect Arrested After Leaving Package at White House

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The White House was briefly placed on lockdown Monday morning after a person climbed over a security barrier on the south side of the mansion.

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GOP, Democratic Governors Back Benefits for Pre-Existing Conditions

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A bipartisan group of governors is speaking out against a Trump administration decision that could narrow access to health insurance benefits for those with pre-existing conditions. 

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Rollover Crash Closes Portion of Curry Street in Carson City

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Carson City Fire says a rollover crash is blocking a portion of Curry Street in both directions behind the Nevada State Railroad Museum.  

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BLM Seeks Input on Proposed Acquisition of Land in Douglas County

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The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public input for the proposed acquisition of 14,522 acres of environmental sensitive lands owned by Bently Family Limited Partnership.

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Annual 'Give 2 Live' Blood Drive Next Month in Reno Video included

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Our annual ‘Give 2 Live’ blood drive is coming up next month. This is the first year the blood drive is scheduled for two days.

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Senate Panel Holds Hearing on DOJ Inspector General Report Video included

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The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on the Justice Department inspector general report on the Justice Department's and FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation in advance of the 2016 presidential election. 

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Washoe County Deputies Use Narcan to Help Woman Who Overdosed Video included

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For the second weekend in a row, a Washoe County Sheriff’s deputy used his first aid training and a Narcan kit to help treat a person suffering from a drug overdose.  

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Tests Confirm Mystery Animal Shot in Montana Was a Wolf

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The mystery is over: Wildlife officials have confirmed that an unusual-looking animal shot in central Montana was a gray wolf.  

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After Trump Summit, Sec. Pompeo May Return Soon to North Korea Video included

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he may return to North Korea to continue nuclear discussions "before terribly long."  

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President Trump Signs Directive to Clean Up Space Junk Video included

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President Donald Trump is signing a new space policy directive at the White House that aims to reduce satellite clutter in space. 

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Says No One Wants to Split Families Video included

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions says law enforcement officials do not want to separate parents from their children.

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President Trump to Visit Las Vegas on Saturday for GOP, Sen. Heller Events

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President Trump will be in Las Vegas on Saturday to headline the Nevada Republican Party's annual convention and appear at a fundraiser with Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller. 

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Nevada, 13 Other States Join Lawsuit to Defend Mining Laws From EPA Proposal

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Special interest groups sued the EPA in federal court in Washington, D.C., arguing that the EPA must add additional federal bonding requirements.

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Supreme Court Justices: No Definitive Ruling on Partisan Districts

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The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party. 

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WHO: Compulsive Video-Game Playing Could be Mental Health Problem Video included

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Obsessive video gamers know how to anticipate dangers in virtual worlds. The World Health Organization says they now should be on guard for a danger in the real world: spending too much time playing. 

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NDOT to Make Sidewalk Improvements on Main Street in Fernley

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The Nevada Department of Transportation will begin a project this week to install a sidewalk on Alternate U.S. 50/Main Street in downtown Fernley.  

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Sparks Police Look for Kidnapping Suspect Video included

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According to the victim, an unknown suspect got into her vehicle and demanded that the victim drive him to an area in south Reno. The victim stated that the suspect was armed with an unknown type handgun.

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Three People Dead, More Than 300 Injured in Osaka-Area Earthquake Video included

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A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 300. 

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Police Arrest Domestic Battery Suspect in Downtown Reno

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Police say they arrested a domestic battery suspect in downtown Reno early Monday morning.  

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RTC Scheduled to Close Eastbound 4th Street for Construction Starting Monday

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The Regional Transportation Commission plans to temporarily close eastbound 4th Street in Reno from Galletti Way to Montello Street for paving starting Monday, June 18th. 

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NJ Art Festival on Verge of Being Shut Down When Shots Rang Out Video included

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A 24-hour arts and music festival in New Jersey was on the verge of being shut down because of numerous fights when gunfire erupted, authorities said.

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Sandbag Clean-Up Events in Swan and Silver Lake Areas This Month Video included

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Washoe County and several other organizations are asking for volunteers for a sandbag clean-up event in the Swan and Silver Lake areas later this month.

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Thirteen People Accused of Drug Trafficking After FBI Investigation Video included

Courtesy: MGN, FBI Courtesy: MGN, FBI
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Thirteen people are facing drug trafficking charges following a six month investigation. One of the suspects is expected to appear in court on Monday. 

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Five Dead as SUV Chased by Border Patrol Crashes in South Texas Video included

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At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people during a suspected "smuggling event" crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas.

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Nevada DMV Makes it Easier to Change Gender on Licenses, IDs Video included

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Gender Justice Nevada Clinical Director Jane Heenan says the previous policy added further costs and stress for trans and gender-nonconforming people.   

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New Vehicle Liability Insurance Minimums Effective July 1 Video included

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Drivers who carry the current minimum coverage will see a premium increase with the higher limits.  

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Judge Jails Former Trump Campaign Chair Manafort Ahead of Trial Video included

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A federal judge has ordered former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort ahead of his trial, citing recently filed obstruction charges.

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President Trump: Michael Cohen No Longer My Personal Lawyer Video included

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President Trump on Friday claimed that Michael Cohen is not his lawyer, as Cohen faces a federal investigation related to his business dealings. 

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President Trump Voices Reservations About Doing a Mueller Interview Video included

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President Donald Trump says he thinks the Russia probe is "very biased" and has reservations about being interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller.  

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Kellogg Recalls Honey Smacks Because of Salmonella Potential Video included

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The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states. 

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Carson City Sheriff's Office Seeks Escaped Work Crew Inmate Video included

Michael Bass. Photo courtesy of Carson City Sheriff's Office. Michael Bass. Photo courtesy of Carson City Sheriff's Office.
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The Carson City Sheriff’s Office needs your help finding a work crew inmate who escaped from custody early Tuesday morning.  

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Attorney General Sessions to Address School Resource Officers in Reno

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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is scheduled to speak at the National Association of School Resource Officers conference in Reno later this month. The event is not open to the public.  

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Authorities Seek Inmate Walkaway From Near Sparks City Hall Video included

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The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and Sparks Police need your help finding an inmate who walked away from a work crew on Tuesday morning.  

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