Reno's evening commute could be better; snow, possible record cold in weekend forecast
Reno is in for frigid temperatures for several days, including possibly record cold temperatures this weekend, but this afternoon's commute could be better than this morning, the National Weather Service reports.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Carson City Sheriff's Log: Man arrested for allegedly knifing tires
According to the man's arrest report, a deputy saw him riding a bike with no lights at night.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Bently asks deep-frier fans for oil for biodiesel
Lake Tahoe area residents deep-frying turkeys or any other foods this Thanksgiving and holiday season can dispose of the used cooking oil at collection sites and have it recycled into biodiesel fuel.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Washoe GOP crowd roars for the 'infamous' Jim Wheeler ... but what does that mean?
The best part of the Washoe County Republican annual dinner Monday was when various GOP candidates stood in line and one by one, introduced themselves to the crowd.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser to Benefit Injured Snowboarder
Doctors have told the family with aggressive rehab the paraplegic and father of two has a chance to get back on his feet.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Ray Hagar: Assemblyman Wheeler gets death threats over 'slavery' comments
Assemblyman Jim Wheeler, R-Minden, has a face that has forgotten how to smile. He's been pummeled in the press, shunned and criticized by Nevada's governor and GOP U.S. Senator and other leading Republicans.
Giving season is underway
Auto Insurance America has teamed with the Children's Cabinet to collect new or slightly used coats for children of any age.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Companies bring high paying jobs to region
The Economic Development Board headed by Gov. Brian Sandoval approved tax incentives that will bring four new companies to western Nevada and expand several existing firms.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
'Good Turn for America Scouting for Food Drive' is Saturday
The Boys Scouts of America Pinenut District, which includes Dayton, announces its annual 'Good Turn for America Scouting for Food Drive' on Saturday, Nov. 16. All the collected food will be delivered to each community's food pantry.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
18 Holes for $25 at Lakeridge Course With Food Donation
You can also help the food bank and other non-profits in our community during our 21st annual Share Your Christmas Drive-by Food Drive.
Carson Valley Trails Association receives $25K
When members of the Carson Valley Trails Association found out it received a $25,000 grant from the Bingham Charitable Fund, they were thrilled.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Boy Scouts in Pinenut District to Hold Food Drive Saturday
The Pinenut District announces its annual 'Good Turn for America Scouting for Food Drive' Saturday, November 16, 2013.
3 ways to give today
The 2013 Reno Rodeo Denim Drive runs today through Dec. 16. There are more than 1,500 children in protective custody in Northern Nevada.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
BLM Seeks Comment on Pine Nut Mountains Plan
Federal land managers are accepting public comment on a project aimed at reducing the fire danger to people and homes along the Pine Nut Mountains near Minden.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
'Be a Santa to a Senior' for Area Seniors
Home Instead Senior Care Agencies throughout the United States and Canada sponsor the Be a Santa to a Senior program each year.