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PUC reminds Nevadans to call before digging

The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada is reminding all Nevadans to call before digging.

More human remains discovered at Lake Mead

It's the fourth time since May that remains have been uncovered as the lake's shoreline retreats at the shrinking reservoir between Nevada and Arizona.

Cortez Masto says wildfire funding available in Nevada

Cortez Masto said individual grants of up to $250,000 are available to create and update community wildfire protection plans.

Gun range planned for Nevada Guard in Hawthorne

A small-arms training range is expected to be built at the Hawthorne Army Depot by fiscal year 2025, Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen recently announced.

Nevada rental firm faces probes over pandemic evictions

Probes of The Siegel Group followed findings by a congressional oversight panel that company executives used “potentially unlawful” tactics last year to force tenants out.

2020 results denier to oversee voting in Nye County

Nye County commissioners appointed a new top election official who has denied that President Joe Biden won the 2020 election.

Update: Highway 89 between Markleeville and Woodfords remains closed

More than 2 inches of rain fell in the Tamarack burn scar flooding Markleeville on Wednesday night

Construction paused on Churchill County geothermal plant

The developer agreed to suspend construction just hours after a U.S. appeals court had refused to halt the project opponents say would harm an endangered toad and destroy sacred hot springs.

Cortez Masto’s bill to help police passes Senate

It contains $250 million over the next five years to support small police agencies pay for training, mental health support and recruitment.

Election conspiracies grip Nye County, sowing distrust

Nye County’s plans to scrap voting machines and hand-count every ballot open a window into the real-world consequences of unfounded conspiracy theories.

GOP group backs Democratic Nevada attorney general

Thirteen Nevada Republicans announced a new coalition to endorse Democratic Attorney General Aaron Ford in his re-election bid.

Nevada gets piece of $401M for rural internet

About 31,000 people in Nevada, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota and Texas could be helped.

Fallon man dies after OHV crash near Fernley

On July 28, 2022, the Storey County Sheriff's Office responded to a fatal off-highway vehicle crash that occurred southwest of Fernley, in an extremely remote and rugged area of Storey County.

Nevada resorts end year with another $1B win

Total win for the 2022 fiscal year was $14.63 billion, a 37.34 percent increase over the pandemic-stricken fiscal 2021 and the highest total win ever.

Clean Car Coalition calls for tougher auto pollution standards

The lieutenant governor, two lawmakers and a registered nurse held a press conference Thursday to urge the Biden administration to enact much stronger Clean Car standards to reduce air pollution.

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