CARSON CITY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Many of Nevada’s heroes were honored Saturday at the annual Carson City Vietnam Veterans Day Celebration. The daylong event included a Welcome Home Ceremony at the Nevada Vietnam Memorial at Mills Park. Dozens of veterans were honored along with those who served and didn't make it back home. Helicopters, war-era vehicles, and equipment
UPDATE: RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- A three alarm apartment fire in northwest Reno displaced 16 people Saturday morning. Reno fire officials said the fire broke out just before 11 a.m. at the Sharlands Terrace Complex off Robb Drive. All residents were able to get out safely and firefighters rescued a small dog from the burning apartment. Fire crews
Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree. The free throw allowed the Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over. Luckily for gamblers,
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The California Energy Commission has awarded a $200,000 grant to help develop a plan for the expansion of charging stations for electric vehicles around Lake Tahoe. The commission recently approved the money for the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency to assess the current situation and identify both public and private locations where additional charging stations would best
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas police say they aren't targeting any members of the Nevada Legislature as part of a political extortion investigation. Police issued a statement Friday saying the investigation into alleged extortion against Republican Assemblyman Chris Edwards is continuing but officers aren't targeting any members of the Legislature. Police said one of the goals of the
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — A $1,500 reward is being offered in the search for the armed robber of a pharmacy at Lake Tahoe who made off with money and drugs. Washoe County Sheriff's Lt. Jeff Clark says an Hispanic man described as about 6 feet tall with a stocky build showed his handgun to a clerk about 11:30 a.m.
RENO, Nev. (Mynews4.com & KRNV) From the Ask Joe file here's a good story that should interest all you cat lovers out there. Shelby (not Sheehan by the way) wrote in asking why does NV energy have a five day waiting period to get a stranded cat down from an active power pole? Shelby even sent us a picture of
RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Local shops and restaurants are already feeling the love from the warm weather. And although the drought has hurt some businesses this year, it has also helped others. "Business has been fantastic, the weather has been great, golfers are like lizards, they come out when the suns out,” said Eric Huzarski with the Wildcreek
FALLON, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV)-- Senator Harry Reid's announcement he will not be seeking re-election set off a flurry of statements for politicians and political groups from both sides of the aisle. President Obama said the Senate would never be the same. Nevada's Congressional delegation as well as local governing bodies, including the Reno City Council and Washoe County Commission, issued
RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- When Senator Harry Reid's term ends in 2016, he will have spent 34 years in the United States Congress. Before that he served in several positions in Nevada's government. Watch the attached video to see some of the highlights of a political career that spans six decades.