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  • Arizona lawmaker to lead Nevada anti-school bullying program 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 4:33 pm

    PHOENIX - Nevada education officials have tapped an Arizona lawmaker to run a new anti-bullying program championed by Gov. Brian Sandoval.

  • Women's ski gear pitch wins Reno 'Shark Tank'-style contest story has photos
    Updated: Aug-25-15 8:22 pm

    RENO, Nevada - The judges included Lt. Gov. Mark Hutchison instead of billionaire investor Mark Cuban, and they took a lighter touch with nervous contestants. But organizers hope a Nevada business pitch competition styled after "Shark Tank" helps give promising entrepreneurs the same kind of boost as the hit reality TV show.

  • Nevada governor talks with Obama about greater sage grouse 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 10:52 pm

    LAS VEGAS - Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval talked privately Monday with President Barack Obama about keeping the greater sage grouse off the endangered species list in 11 Western states.

  • Nevada, California talk Tahoe traffic fixes at 19th summit story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 6:59 pm

    ZEPHYR COVE, Nevada - Officials from both Nevada and California gathered on the shores of Lake Tahoe on Monday to discuss how to deal with the heavy visitor traffic that takes a toll on the lake environment.

  • Reid: 'I will do everything I can' to stop Nevada tax repeal 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 8:10 pm

    RENO, Nevada - Sen. Harry Reid said he's willing to do everything he can to help Gov. Brian Sandoval's $1.1 billion tax package survive a potential challenge at the ballot, even though he's not actively involved in the fight now.

  • Scarce federal funding could delay Reno veterans home 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 8:12 pm

    CARSON CITY, Nevada - State officials say they're ready to break ground on a 96-bed veterans' nursing home in Reno this spring, but whether construction actually begins then will depend on limited pot of federal money and how high Nevada's request falls on a long priority list.

  • Rep. Amodei says he'd run for governor if Heller doesn't 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 2:08 pm

    CARSON CITY, Nevada - Republican Nevada Rep. Mark Amodei says he'd run for governor in 2018 if Sen. Dean Heller didn't.

  • Officials calling Nevada solar future bright under EPA rules story has photos
    Updated: Aug-03-15 6:06 pm

    LAS VEGAS - Several Nevada government and business leaders said Monday they see a bright future for renewable energy projects in the state under federal rules tightening pollution controls for greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants.