Fire marshal: Smart meters didn't cause fires

22 October 2014, 12:24 pm

Nevada's fire marshal says his review of nearly a dozen fires at homes with NV Energy's smart meters found the meters themselves are not starting the fires. Fire Marshal Peter Mulvihill is recommending that local fire chiefs continue to ...... Read More »

Nevada fire marshal: smart meters not fire causes

22 October 2014, 11:46 am

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's fire marshal says his review of nearly a dozen fires at homes with NV Energy's smart meters found the meters themselves are not starting the fires. Fire Marshal Peter Mulvihill is recommending local fire chiefs continue to monitor the situation but he concluded ...... Read More »

Original Emancipation Proclamation Comes to the Silver State

22 October 2014, 8:07 am

The original Emancipation Proclamation is heading to the Silver State to celebrate Nevada's 150th birthday.... Read More »

Natural Grocers Opens In Reno, Nevada

22 October 2014, 7:41 am

RENO, Nev., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE: NGVC), the natural foods chain that has changed many customers' lives with its nutrition education, higher standards and more affordable prices, is opening its first Nevada location in Reno on...... Read More »

Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation donates nearly $180,000 to local charities

21 October 2014, 11:37 pm

RENO, Nev. -- The Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation awarded 10 checks to 10 local charities during a presentation at the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows William N. Pennington facility Tuesday. Recipients at the check presentation included Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada, Boys & Girls Club ... Read More »

Nevada teacher killed in school shooting honored

20 October 2014, 12:42 pm

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada middle school teacher has posthumously been awarded a rare Air Force medal for bravery, a year after he was killed while trying to protect children during a schoolyard shooting.... Read More »

Ranchers Offering a Reward for Information Regarding Cattle Shooting

20 October 2014, 8:00 am

RENO - Nevada ranchers are offering a $20,600 reward after the shootings of about 60 head of cattle across northern Nevada since midsummer. Nevada Cattlemen's Association President Ron Torell says 10 of the animals were killed and the rest received serious or minor injuries. ...... Read More »

Tesla factory near Reno is bet old Nevada will meet the new

2 October 2014, 8:53 am

By Sharon Bernstein RENO Nevada (Reuters) - Lance Gilman bounced his white GMC truck up a hill in the high desert country east of Reno, Nevada, and paused at the top to survey his property. Spread out below lay the 165-square-mile Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, about five times the area of Manhattan.... Read More »