Reno On A Mission To Attract More Millennials To CityIf Reno wants young adults from the San Francisco Bay Area to visit, the city will have to break out of a cheap and dirty image.
VIDEO: CHP Helicopter Rescues Injured Hiker In Nevada CountyAn injured hiker had to be rescued by a California Highway Patrol helicopter from the Emerald Pools area.
Low Water Levels Reveal Lake Tahoe's Hidden TrashBroken bottles, rusted cans and jagged pieces of metal now cover Lake Tahoe's drought-plagued shores.
FBI Investigating Attempted Firebombing Of KFC; Animal Rights Group SuspectedThe initials spray-painted on the sign, ALF, are those used by the Animal Liberation Front — a group that long has accused KFC of animal cruelty. The group most recently claimed responsibility for a fire in February 2014 that badly damaged a KFC in Upper Hutt, New Zealand.
Lingering Drought Suspends Cross-Country Skiing Near TahoeA popular cross-country ski area near Lake Tahoe has temporarily closed due to a lack of snow, and forecasters say the lingering drought should persist or get worse in the months ahead across most of California and Nevada.
Officials In Reno Region Say They Can Handle Growth From Tesla's Battery FactoryRegional officials say the Reno area can handle a growth spike fueled by construction of Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory, but it will involve a hefty price tag with uncertainty over who will foot the bill.
Storm Knocks Out Power To Thousands In Reno-Tahoe Areaore than 4,000 customers in the Reno-Tahoe area remained without power Friday, a day after an intense storm produced winds of up to nearly 150 mph and dropped as much as 22 inches of snow.
Nearly 2 Feet Of Snow Boosts Sierra Ski ResortsMid-week storms dumped nearly 2 feet of snow on the upper elevations around Lake Tahoe, where Sugar Bowl opens for its 75th season on Saturday and ski resorts up and down the Sierra are feeling much better about conditions than they did a week ago.
Man Accused Of Drowning Dog With Bowling Ball Arrested In RenoPolice in Nevada have arrested a man suspected of tying a bowling ball to a dog and drowning it in Sacramento's American River.
Surge In Sierra Bears Reported; 9 Caught In 2 DaysAn already busy bear season has exploded in the Sierra Nevada with nine hungry bruins captured since Wednesday morning near Reno and Lake Tahoe as an ongoing drought continues to make food scarce in the mountains.
Man Pleads Not Guilty In 2012 Kidnapping Of 15-Year-Old Boy, GirlA 47-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to federal charges that he kidnapped a 15-year-old boy and girl in California and brought them to Reno in hopes the girl would engage in illegal sex.
Reno Has Dense Smoke Advisory For Second Day In A RowFor the second day in a row, the National Weather Service has issued a "dense smoke advisory" for Reno and much of the Sierra's eastern front as the smoky haze from a California wildfire nearly 100 miles away again pushed air quality into the unhealthy range.