Assembly Bill Would Expand Restricted Driver's Licenses to Students As Young As 14
Assembly Bill Would Expand Restricted Driver's Licenses to Students As Young As 14

If passed an Assembly bill would expand restricted driver's licenses to charter school students, as young as 14 years-old.

2 hrs 3 mins ago by Paul Nelson
Mormon Cricket, Grasshopper Numbers on the Rise
Mormon Cricket, Grasshopper Numbers on the Rise

Mormon cricket numbers are on the rise.

2 hrs 53 mins ago by Chris Buckley
'Empire' Actor Charged With Felony Disorderly Conduct
'Empire' Actor Charged With Felony Disorderly Conduct

Chicago police say 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with felony disorderly conduct for allegedly filing a false police report when he reported that he was attacked by two masked men.

February 15th, 11:19 AM PST
'Firefall' Phenomenon Wows Visitors to Yosemite's El Capitan
'Firefall' Phenomenon Wows Visitors to Yosemite's El Capitan

California's Yosemite National Park is again wowing visitors and photographers with its annual 'firefall.'

7 hrs 39 mins ago
Reno Man Runs From Court Room at Sentencing
Reno Man Runs From Court Room at Sentencing

UPDATE: The Washoe County Sheriff's Office says around 11 a.m. on Wednesday, 58-year-old Will Kernan was in the Judicial District Court being sentenced when he bolted from the court room.

November 30th, 2:46 PM PST
Man Charged with Wife's Murder Dismissed of Charges
Man Charged with Wife's Murder Dismissed of Charges

UPDATE: The Storey County District Court said Bret Black, who was charged in connection to his wife's death at their Virginia City Highlands home in 2014, was dismissed of his charges on Wednesday.

September 8th, 4:34 PM PDT by Kellene Stockwell
How This Year's Snowpack Compares to Years Past
How This Year's Snowpack Compares to Years Past

With plenty of snow to plow, NDOT is staying busy this year, not only in the Sierra but also in the valley. The Sierra is doing well this winter season, but not as awesome as the epic 2016-2017 season. 

6 hrs 3 mins ago by Angela Schilling
NHP Increasing Enforcement Efforts for 'Move Over Law'
NHP Increasing Enforcement Efforts for 'Move Over Law'

The Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) says they will be increasing their enforcement efforts of the 'Move Over Law' throughout the state soon.

6 hrs 51 mins ago
Nevada's New Voice for Affordable Housing
Nevada's New Voice for Affordable Housing

With local housing still unaffordable for so many, a new organization has been formed to get some changes made...

6 hrs 56 mins ago by John Potter
House Democrats To File Resolution As Soon As Friday
House Democrats To File Resolution As Soon As Friday

UPDATE: House Democrats to file resolution as soon as Friday aimed at blocking Trump declaration of border emergency.

February 19th, 3:48 AM PST
Lemmon Valley Walmart Evacuated for Odor Investigation
Lemmon Valley Walmart Evacuated for Odor Investigation

The Reno Fire Department responded to the Walmart on Vista Knoll Parkway in Lemmon Valley on Wednesday morning on reports of a possible gas leak.

8 hrs 9 mins ago
Reno Police Seek Witnesses to Shots Fired Incident at Market and Louise Streets
Reno Police Seek Witnesses to Shots Fired Incident at Market and Louise Streets

The Reno Police Department says they responded to reports of shots fired at Market Street and Louise Street on Wednesday morning.

9 hrs 5 mins ago
Groups Want Offshore Drilling Tests To Cease During Lawsuit
Groups Want Offshore Drilling Tests To Cease During Lawsuit

Conservation groups suing President Donald Trump's administration over plans to conduct offshore drilling tests want a judge to halt preparatory work for the drilling until their case is heard in court.

10 hrs 35 mins ago
More U.S. Remains From Korean War Nearing Final ID
More U.S. Remains From Korean War Nearing Final ID

A U.S. government scientist says the remains of at least a couple more American soldiers killed in the Korean War are likely to be identified shortly from 55 boxes provided last summer by North Korea. 

10 hrs 38 mins ago
Lanes Back Open After Injury Crash On USA Parkway
Lanes Back Open After Injury Crash On USA Parkway

The Nevada Highway Patrol responded to an injury crash on USA Parkway near Pittsburgh Avenue, around 7:30 a.m., Wednesday.

11 hrs 12 mins ago
Constitutional Ban On High Fines Applies To States
Constitutional Ban On High Fines Applies To States

The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states.

11 hrs 20 mins ago
Aurora Shooting Victims Included Plant Manager And Intern
Aurora Shooting Victims Included Plant Manager And Intern

The victims of an employee who started shooting after hearing he was being fired at in a suburban Chicago industrial warehouse were co-workers that included a plant manager whose wife says he texted her 'I love you, I've been shot at work,' and an intern in his first day on the job.

February 18th, 3:56 AM PST
Autopsy Report Says Pen Not Properly Closed When Lion Killed Intern
Autopsy Report Says Pen Not Properly Closed When Lion Killed Intern

An autopsy report says an intern at a North Carolina animal preserve was killed by a lion whose pen wasn't properly closed.

14 hrs 3 mins ago
Russia 'Remains Open' For Arms Talks With U.S.
Russia 'Remains Open' For Arms Talks With U.S.

President Vladimir Putin says Russia wants friendly relations with the United States and remains open for arms control talks with Washington.

15 hrs 20 mins ago
Nurse Charged In Fatal Drug-Swap Error To Appear In Court
Nurse Charged In Fatal Drug-Swap Error To Appear In Court

A Tennessee nurse charged with criminal homicide after a medication error killed a patient is scheduled to appear in court. 

16 hrs 15 mins ago
U.S. Steps Up Winter Warfare Training As Global Threat Shifts
U.S. Steps Up Winter Warfare Training As Global Threat Shifts

Nearly 8,000 feet up at a training center in the California mountains two U.S. Marines are melting slush to make drinking water after spending the night digging out a defensive position.

16 hrs 24 mins ago
Virginia District Split Over Ending Transgender Bathroom Ban
Virginia District Split Over Ending Transgender Bathroom Ban

A Virginia school district that has drawn national attention for its transgender bathroom ban appeared starkly divided at a public forum over the prospect of ending the policy.

16 hrs 37 mins ago
Nevada Baseball Tops U.C. Davis
Nevada Baseball Tops U.C. Davis

Junior Dillan Shrum and sophomore Tyler Bosetti played hero for Nevada (3-1) on Tuesday night, defeating UC Davis (3-1) by a score of 5-4.

21 hrs 7 mins ago
Trump Nominates Jeffrey Rosen for Deputy Attorney General
Trump Nominates Jeffrey Rosen for Deputy Attorney General

President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Jeffrey Rosen to be the next deputy attorney general.

February 19th, 7:02 PM PST
Missing Skier Found Dead In Wooded Area
Missing Skier Found Dead In Wooded Area

UPDATE: Douglas County Sheriff's Office says they found a deceased person who was later identified as the missing skier, 62-year-old Brett Herrick of Seaside California.

February 19th, 9:15 AM PST
If Interstate 80 is Closed, Shipping Companies Must Find Another Way
If Interstate 80 is Closed, Shipping Companies Must Find Another Way

Interstate 80 closed for extended periods several times in the last two weeks, and that's forced companies like ITS Logistics to drastically change how they transported goods west.

February 19th, 5:52 PM PST by Brandon Fuhs
Lawmakers Create Working Group to Find Solutions to Wildfires
Lawmakers Create Working Group to Find Solutions to Wildfires

A bipartisan group of seven senators and assembly members are looking at ways to prevent large wildfires in Nevada. 

February 19th, 4:54 PM PST by Paul Nelson
WCSD Accepts Former Galena Principal's Resignation
WCSD Accepts Former Galena Principal's Resignation

UPDATE: The Washoe County School District released a statement on Tuesday accepting the resignation of Tom Brown, former Galena High School principal.

November 29th, 3:56 PM PST
Cause of Apartment Fire on Delucchi Lane Undetermined
Cause of Apartment Fire on Delucchi Lane Undetermined

UPDATE: The Reno Fire Department said the cause of the fire on February 5 at Delucchi Lane is undetermined.

February 5th, 11:15 AM PST
Man Sentenced for Fraud, Habitual Crimes
Man Sentenced for Fraud, Habitual Crimes

The Washoe County District Attorney's Office says they sentenced a man for a lengthy criminal history. They said 50-year-old Gary Schwieter, Jr. was sentenced to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to one count of burglary in November 2018.

February 19th, 3:24 PM PST
Washoe County Commissioners Approved Transfer of Land to WCSD
Washoe County Commissioners Approved Transfer of Land to WCSD

The Washoe County Commissioners approved the transfer of land from the Wildcreek Golf Course to the Washoe County School District on Tuesday.

March 21st, 11:51 PM PDT by Brandon Fuhs
New University Arts Building on Nevada Campus
New University Arts Building on Nevada Campus

15 years in the making, the new multi-million dollar University Arts Building is finally a reality on the University of Nevada campus.

February 19th, 2:14 PM PST by Andi Guevara
NDA To Hold Mormon Cricket Population Management Meetings
NDA To Hold Mormon Cricket Population Management Meetings

The Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) says they will be conducting a series of public meetings to discuss proposed Mormon cricket and grasshopper population management.

February 19th, 1:28 PM PST
Chicago Judge OKs Obama Library Lawsuit
Chicago Judge OKs Obama Library Lawsuit

A judge has given the green light to a lawsuit from a parks-advocacy group that wants to stop Barack Obama's $500 million presidential center from being built in a Chicago park beside Lake Michigan.

February 19th, 4:14 AM PST
Trump Moving Closer to Goal of Creating a 'Space Force'
Trump Moving Closer to Goal of Creating a 'Space Force'

President Donald Trump is moving closer toward his goal of creating a Space Force, just not as the separate military department he envisioned.

February 19th, 12:00 PM PST

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