- Nevada, San Francisco agree to settle patient dumping suit Updated: Oct-05-15 6:58 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada has tentatively agreed to pay $400,000 to the City and County of San Francisco to settle allegations that the state wrongfully and intentionally bused psychiatric patients to the city and declined to pay the costs connected with their care.
- Nevada officials react warily to EPA's new ozone rule Updated: Oct-03-15 10:51 am
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada leaders reacted cautiously this week to the Environmental Protection Agency's stricter new limits on smog-causing pollution, with Gov. Brian Sandoval saying the rule could punish the state for circumstances out of its control and environmental and manufacturing groups staking out opposite positions against it.
- Hutchison hosting summit on control of Nevada public land Updated: Sep-29-15 6:05 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Nevada's No. 2 elected official said Tuesday it'll be important for ranchers, miners, power companies and recreational users to keep building momentum if they want states to gain control over vast Western rangeland currently managed by the federal government.
- Flags ordered to half-staff to honor Nevada Rep. Jim Santini Updated: Sep-29-15 12:42 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Gov. Brian Sandoval has ordered flags lowered to half-staff to honor the late, four-term Nevada Rep. Jim Santini.
- Lawsuits challenge limits on industry that aim to save bird Updated: Sep-25-15 6:04 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - Officials in Idaho and Nevada and some mining companies sued the federal government over new restrictions on mining, energy development and grazing that are intended to protect a declining bird species across millions of acres of the American West.
- Gov. Sandoval heading to China for trade mission in October Updated: Sep-25-15 12:59 am
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Gov. Brian Sandoval will go to China next month in the second trade mission he has taken there since assuming office.
- Reaction to grouse listing runs gamut in Nevada, key state Updated: Sep-22-15 2:48 pm
RENO, Nevada - Reaction to the government's decision to deny the greater sage grouse protection under the Endangered Species Act runs the gamut in Nevada, home to some of the best quality remaining habitat in the West and second only to Wyoming in terms of sheer numbers of the bird.
- Former Assemblywoman Heidi Gansert running for state Senate Updated: Sep-15-15 4:26 pm
RENO, Nevada - Republican former Assemblywoman Heidi Gansert says she'll run for the northern Nevada Senate seat being vacated by fellow Republican Greg Brower.
- Nevada chancellor Dan Klaich won't face disciplinary action Updated: Sep-10-15 8:46 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada higher education leaders opted Thursday not to discipline Chancellor Dan Klaich over accusations that he whitewashed an outside consultant's report - a decision they arrived at after an investigator cleared Klaich of wrongdoing and top-ranking elected officials came to his defense.