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Military plane makes emergency landing in Reno

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:59:51 GMT

Authorities say a military aircraft having a problem with its landing gear has safely made an emergency landing at Reno-Tahoe International Airport. Nevada Air National Guard spokesman Emerson Marcus told the Associated Press in a text message that the plane landed safely Monday morning after circling overhead for at least 30 minutes.




Does Mother Nature have a right to life?

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 05:34:40 GMT

The Colorado River, relied upon by Nevada and six other states, is central to a legal battle over environmental 'personhood' A view of the Las Vegas Boat Harbor at Lake Mead Wednesday, April 17, 2013. American Rivers, Nuestro Rio, Protect the Flows, and the National Young Farmers Coalition held a news conference at the marina to announce the Colorado River as America's #1 Most Endangered River of 2013.




Truck Sharing Platform Rolls Into Nevada

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:03:01 GMT

Listen Live Welcome to KXNT News/Talk 840 AM KXNT NewsRadio 840 AM is dedicated to being the dominant information [] CBS Sports Radio 1140 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 107.5-3 FM HD3 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7397 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 CONTACTS: Maureen Pulicella, [] Truck Sharing Platform Rolls Into Nevada Now you can move those large items that don't fit in your car by scheduling a truck through the free app, Truxx, which its designers say is like Uber or Lyft meeting U-Haul. Student Injured In Stabbing At Las Vegas High School Clark High School was placed on lockdown, and Clark County School District police Capt.




Nevada Sen. Dean Heller Has $4.2 Million Ready for Re-Election Bid

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:28:21 GMT

New fundraising reports show Nevada Sen. Dean Heller has $4.2 million in his campaign fundraising account as the Republican prepares to fend off a primary challenge and Democrats hoping to turn his seat blue next year. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports Heller's campaign filed Monday with the Federal Elections Commission showed the senator raised $1.1 million from July through September, putting his account just over $4 million.




Nevada Sen. Heller Has $4.2M War Chest Ahead of Midterm Battle

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:28:20 GMT

Republican Sen. Dean Heller added another $1.2 million to his war chest ahead of next year's re-election bid in Nevada, the Washington Examiner reported. The third quarter fundraising gives Heller $4.2 million to fight off a primary challenge ahead of the midterms, the Examiner reported.




Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval: Clean Energy Is an 'Irresistible Force'

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:28:19 GMT

Despite federal rollbacks of Obama-era environmental and energy policies, states from both sides of the political aisle - and both sides of the country - are leading the charge toward renewable energy. Both Republican and Democratic states are pushing policy and investments in green technology to reduce their energy consumption and drive economic growth, despite partisanship in Washington, D.C., that has divided climate and clean energy issues along party lines.




Adventures along America's loneliest road

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 16:04:21 GMT

Route 93, nicknamed America's loneliest road, runs east to west through Nevada with lots of interesting stops and climbs along the way. Jim Kelly emerges mid-afternoon from a two-storey brick building - the Million Dollar Courthouse, now a museum - beer in hand, to tell the story of his town, Pioche, Nevada.




Massachusetts Gov. Baker to Pay Respects to Victims During Vegas Trip

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 09:07:56 GMT

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Insurance program for low-income Nevadans facing cutbacks

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 04:47:50 GMT

The state exchange that helps 89,000 low-income Nevadans obtain health insurance is being hit with federal cutbacks that could hurt the program. Heather Korbulic, executive director of the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange, said Thursday she was "deeply concerned" about the reductions ordered by the Trump administration.




Lawsuit filed over Nevada's mothballed background check law

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 01:08:17 GMT

Guns with sound suppressors are displayed in the Sig Sauer booth during the SHOT Show on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, at Sands Expo. A background check law that's gone unimplemented in Nevada since voters approved it in November is now the subject of a lawsuit from a group that wants it enforced.




Nevada suit seeks to enforce expanded gun background checks

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 01:08:16 GMT

A group behind a ballot initiative that Nevada voters approved last year expanding gun background checks to unlicensed dealers is suing the governor and attorney general to try to make them enforce it. The measure mandating FBI background checks on private-party gun sales passed by less than 1 percentage point in November after Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval vetoed a similar measure in 2013.




Legislation to be Introduced to Limit Magazine Capacity in Firearms

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:34:13 GMT

Tomorrow Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada's First Congressional District will join a group of House lawmakers to introduce the Keep Americans Safe Act, legislation to prohibit the transfer, importation, or possession of magazines able to hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition. Rep. Titus will join Rep. Elizabeth Esty , who represents Newtown, CT, will introduce the bill.




Left Foot Forward

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:35:19 GMT

When historians look back at 2017, they'll have a difficult time understanding the zealotry of Republicans intent on destroying our health care system. Just like our tweet-addicted president who is laser-focused on keeping professional athletes from expressing their beliefs, it doesn't make any sense.




USA Pkwy to Have Traffic Detours Friday Through Sunday

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 03:21:42 GMT

Traffic detours will be in place this weekend on the USA Parkway to Interstate 80 ramps as part of a Nevada Department of Transportation project to restripe the ramps and add an additional southbound USA Parkway lane for enhanced traffic safety and flow.




Nevada sending 200 violent inmates to Arizona private prison in Eloy

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:48:18 GMT

Nevada, facing a prison-bed shortage, will send 200 violent inmates, including gang members, to a CoreCivic private prison in Eloy, Arizona. Nevada sending 200 violent inmates to Arizona private prison in Eloy Nevada, facing a prison-bed shortage, will send 200 violent inmates, including gang members, to a CoreCivic private prison in Eloy, Arizona.




Nevada gas prices down 8 cents; statewide average $2.73

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:48:17 GMT

Gasoline prices are returning to their seasonal norm in Nevada after a significant spike caused by weeks of hurricanes that impacted major U.S. oil refineries on the Gulf Coast. AAA Nevada reported Thursday that the statewide price at the pump has fallen 8 cents since September to an average of $2.73 per gallon for self-serve unleaded.




Nevada nets $3.7 million in first month of marijuana tax collections

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:09:23 GMT

The Silver State is seeing green, having hauled in $3.68 million in state tax revenue during the first month of legal marijuana sales. The bulk of the revenue was generated by Nevada's 10 percent retail tax on sales of recreational marijuana, totaling $2.71 million in July, the Nevada Department of Taxation reported.