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Remains Of Vietnam Vet Missing Since 1980 Found In Nevada Septic Tank

AP | SCOTT SONNER | Posted 05.02.2014 | Crime

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies in northern Nevada are investigating the suspected murder of a highly-decorated Vietnam veteran whose remains w...

Reno Wildfire Forces 10,000 To Evacuate

AP | SCOTT SONNER and MARTIN GRIFFITH | Posted 03.20.2012 | Green

RENO, Nev. — Fire officials say they have stopped the forward progress of a fast-moving brush fire south of Reno, Nev., that burned several stru...

Nevada Politics Makes Strange Bedfellows

Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D.

In the "strange bedfellows" category, opposition that transcends party affiliation, and in my opinion, that's a good thing. Let's hope this spirit of putting issues above party spreads.

Elderly Mother, Son Found Dead In Their Burned, Foreclosed Family Home

AP | SCOTT SONNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

RENO, Nev. — Two people found dead in a home that burned in an upscale Reno neighborhood had heavily fortified the foreclosed house, apparently ...

Nevada Swing County Leaning Toward Obama in Intense Last Weeks of Campaign

Ryan Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ryan Rivera

As goes Washoe County, so goes Nevada? "If Kerry had carried this county, he would have carried Nevada," said Curtis-Weber. And with Nevada, he would have won the White House.

Battle For The West: Californians Strike Nevada

Ryan Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ryan Rivera

Sen. Barack Obama stumps in Reno September 30 - Getty Images Two new polls have Sen. Barack Obama ahead of Sen. John McCain in Nevada. An InsiderAdv...

Battle For The West: Obama Fights For Nevada

Ryan Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ryan Rivera

Barack Obama takes the stage Tuesday at the University of Nevada, Reno (AP) Today's Los Angeles Times looked at the Democratic party's surge in regi...

Battle For The West: Bundles of Cash

Ryan Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ryan Rivera

Bundling Quid Pro Quo (image source: nymag.com) Campaign finance laws may limit the amount an individual can give to a candidate, but there's no end...