Civil libertarians raised new concerns Friday over a bill sought by the Nevada Department of Corrections to make all agency records confidential following this week’s revelations that an inmate was shot and killed by a state prison guard four months ago.
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A new report is giving Nevada a high-five for improving online transparency of government spending.
A 26-year-old Pahrump woman was arrested after Nye County sheriff’s deputies said she used a stolen debit card at several businesses there.
A 20-year prison term was imposed Friday for Robert Adkins, 53, of Kingman, Ariz., who was convicted in the beating death of his disabled roommate.
State and federal health officials have launched an investigation after a worker at Zion National Park tested positive for tuberculosis.
Two members of Congress from Nevada are reserving seats on the tour that will take a group of lawmakers to Yucca Mountain next month, a visit its organizer hopes will spark new interest in the shuttered nuclear waste site.
U.S. Rep. Cresent Hardy of Nevada introduced his first bill on Wednesday, a measure that would restrict federal land purchases until the government gets its budget in balance.
Bullhead City police have released the name of the Fort Mohave woman killed in a Tuesday traffic accident as Doreen L. Romero Ford, 59.
One man was critically injured in a single-vehicle rollover near Indian Springs on Wednesday morning, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
More details surfaced Tuesday in an investigation of alleged road building improprieties at Jim Rhodes’ Kingman Farms agricultural enterprise in northwest Arizona.
The founder of a Reno school aimed at educating the most gifted middle- and high school students was appointed by Gov. Brian Sandoval to the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents Tuesday.
Attorney General Adam Laxalt announced Tuesday that his office has filed a “friend of the court” brief supporting the rural county in its long fight over the South Canyon Road near the tiny community of Jarbidge, just south of the Nevada-Idaho line.
Retired Las Vegas Valley Water District comptroller Randall Buie claims he was forced out of his job for refusing to go along with accounting he considered fraudulent and misleading.
Boutique distilleries that tout “grain to glass” spirits want to be able to sell more bottles directly to consumers, a move opposed by distributors who say allowing too many direct sales would upset Nevada’s wholesale and taxing protections.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is planning two public hearings in Nevada this fall as it freshens up an environmental study of groundwater at Yucca Mountain.
Two motorcycle riders were injured during a crash that included two other vehicles on Interstate 15 near Moapa Sunday afternoon, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
About 30 Nevada contractors met with Gov. Brian Sandoval in mid-February wanting to know what’s going on with Tesla Motors’ $5 billion Gigafactory, where they said their construction work had come to a halt.
A man is calling Henderson residents to demand money in the name of NV Energy, police warn. “These are outright scams,” the release said.
A Kingman, Ariz., man pointing a BB gun at a policeman was shot and killed in Kingman late Wednesday night, according to authorities.
A 70-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle collision in the northwest Arizona community of Golden Valley on Wednesday.
Police are investigating new allegations against Tonopah High School Principal Alvin Eiseman, who faces charges related to inappropriately touching students, according to the Nye County Sheriff’s Office.
The Department of Energy has moved to end speculation over the future of Yucca Mountain, telling Congress there are no plans in the works to put the once-proposed radioactive waste site to new use.
U.S. Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada said Tuesday that President Barack Obama’s refusal to allow the Senate to vote on a nuclear deal with Iran left him “no choice” but to sign the provocative message that Republicans delivered to the Middle East power this week.