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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 audit of Nevada's health insurance exchange cites Xerox for failing many service performance standards as outlined in its contract. More>>

Airport Pavement Reconstruction Continues; Nighttime 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 from April 18 to April 30 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. More>>

Kerry: Steps Embraced to Ease Tensions in Ukraine

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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>>

Washoe County to Give Free Strobe Smoke Alarms to Hard of Hearing Residents

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Free strobe alarms and vibrating alert smoke detectors will be given out Friday to deaf or hard of hearing families. Alarms will be also be installed at no charge. More>>

Reno City Council Take Action on Several Proposals

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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>>

Controlled Burn Planned Thursday in South Reno Area

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Weather conditions permitting, Thursday's controlled burn will occur in south Reno near the State Route 431 (Mount Rose Highway) I-580 southbound off-ramp. 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>>

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>>

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>>

Fire Truck Rams Southern California Eatery; 14 Injured

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Two fire trucks answering a call have collided in a Los Angeles suburb, sending one careening into a restaurant and leaving 14 people, including several firefighters, injured, one critically. More>>

Southern Nevada AP Teachers Tour UNR Campus Video included

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Advanced Placement teachers from the southern part of the state are in Reno getting a look at the University of Nevada. More>>

Reward Offered in Theft of Copper Wire From UNR

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Secret Witness is offering a $1,000 reward for information into the theft of two huge spools of copper wire from a construction site on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. More>>

Reno Police Investigate Pellet Gun Shooting Video included

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Reno police are investigating a shooting in downtown Reno Wednesday morning. More>>

Survivors Describe Escape From Sinking Ferry Near South Korea Video included

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Survivors of a ferry sinking off the coast of South Korea are describing how they jumped into the frigid water wearing life jackets and then swam to a nearby rescue boat. More>>

TMFPD Recruits for Reserve Firefighters

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The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District is recruiting firefighters for the District's reserve firefighter program. The program is currently limited to 40 personnel. More>>

Man Charged With Marathon Hoax Sent for Psychiatric Evaluation Video included

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The man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the bombings has been sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation. More>>

AACT Students Bring Home International Honors in NASA Competition Video included

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A student engineering team from the Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology (AACT) has won the first NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge, beating dozens of other high school teams. More>>

President Obama, VP Biden Announce $600M for Job Grants

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President Barack Obama says it's more urgent than ever for the U.S. to move forward on job training. More>>

New SAT: What Will the Questions Look Like?

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The redesigned SAT won't debut for another two years, but, beginning Wednesday, students can get a peak at what it may look like. More>>

West, Texas Mayor Reflects on Year Since Deadly Blast Video included

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Thursday will mark one year since a fertilizer plant explosion killed 15 people and crippled the town of West, Texas. It's been a painful recovery, but the town's mayor is optimistic about the rebuilding efforts. More>>

Nevada Health Statistics Portal Launched

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The new site is available to anyone seeking statistics on public health topics in Nevada and offers readily available and easily accessible information related to birth, death, and demographic statistics. More>>

Former California City Leader Gets 12 Years in Prison

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The former city manager of Bell, California, has been sentenced to 12 years in state prison for a corruption scheme that nearly bankrupted the small city just outside Los Angeles. More>>

U.S. Working on Non-Lethal Aid Package for Ukraine Video included

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U.S. officials say the Obama administration is working on a package of non-lethal aid for Ukraine that could include medical supplies and clothing, but would stop short of military-style equipment. 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>>

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>>

Yellen Stresses Need for Flexibility of Fed Policy

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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Fed must remain intent on adjusting its policy as needed to respond to unforeseen economic challenges. More>>

Death Toll in Washington State Mudslide Rises to 39

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The death toll from the mudslide that hit the Washington town of Oso has risen to 39. More>>

Many Scramble Before Tax Return Deadline Video included

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Many locals scrambled to file their taxes before the deadline on midnight, April 16th.
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Driver Authorization Card Applications Stay Steady Video included

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More than 15,000 Driver Authorization Cards and permits have been granted since January, and written test failure rates are dropping. More>>

Boston Police Investigate 2 Backpacks; Solemn Anniversary Tributes Held Video included

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Police say they've taken a man into custody in connection with two unattended backpacks found at the Boston Marathon finish line. More>>

Hot August Nights Donates $100,000 to Boys and Girls Club Video included

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The new William N. Pennington Boys & Girls Club in Reno is set to open next month. And on Tuesday, they got a huge boost to get the program off and running. More>>

Property Owners Responsible for Removing Invasive Weeds Video included

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Invasive weeds are beginning to grow and experts say now is the best time to tackle the troublesome plants, before they turn into a big problem. More>>

Washoe Deputies Need Help in Domestic Dispute Investigation Video included

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Washoe County deputies are asking for your help investigating a domestic dispute in Cold Springs Tuesday morning. More>>

Hundreds Pay Respects to Joe Dini in Yerington

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Several hundred people paid their respects at a funeral mass for Joe Dini in Yerington Tuesday. He died April 10 at the age of 85. More>>

Group Expands Efforts to Fix Reno's Image Problem Video included

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A look at how the "Biggest Little City" group plans to change some unfair perceptions. More>>

NHP Identifies Woman Killed by Car While Crossing Fernley Street Video included

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The Nevada Highway Patrol has identified the woman killed when she was hit by a car while crossing a street in Fernley on Monday night. More>>

City of Sparks Proposes Ideas to Increase Revenue

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The City of Sparks is looking to add some revenue - and asking some residents to foot the bill. More>>

JA Nugget Holds Job Fair for Gilley's Saloon

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JA Nugget is hiring 50-60 new employees to staff its newest restaurant and entertainment venue, Gilley's Saloon, Dance Hall & Bar-b-que, set to open in early June. More>>

Sign-Up Begin for USDA Disaster Assistance Programs

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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says eligible farmers and ranchers can now sign up for U.S. Department of Agriculture disaster assistance programs restored by passage of the 2014 Farm Bill. More>>

Forest Service to Continue Prescribed Burns Near Lake Tahoe

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The U.S. Forest Service plans to continue prescribed burns around the Lake Tahoe Basin this week and is likely to continue operations throughout the month of April, weather permitting. 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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