The first wet storm of the spring is moving into the Sierra where record snowfall already has reservoirs releasing water early to guard against potential flooding in northern Nevada well into the summer.
A 41-year-old citizen of India has been sentenced to 15 years in a U.S. prison after he pleaded guilty to conspiring while living in northern Nevada to plot terror strikes in his home country on the border with Pakistan.
A power outage has hit more than 10,000 customers in northern Nevada where a blizzard in the Sierra and continued flooding in some valleys continues to wreak havoc on the region from Lake Tahoe to rural Storey County.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A group backed by chambers of commerce in Las Vegas and Reno is suing to stop signature-gathering for a voter initiative to raise Nevada's hourly minimum wage to $13 over the next decade.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Flash flooding again closed roads and highways along the Sierra's eastern front on Thursday as thunderstorms dumped heavy rain from north of Reno to south of Carson City for the third day in a row.
The California Assembly passed a bill last week that will give local authorities more discretion over development at Lake Tahoe. Nevada officials have been asking for these changes for years, and finally threatened to pull out of the compact if California didn't go along.
A shooting at a Carson City IHOP restaurant on Tuesday left five people dead including members of the Nevada National Guard. The incident is being described by locals as something "that doesn't happen" in a place like Northern Nevada.