Santa Claus must carry an extra bag or two of presents when he and the reindeer arrive on Christmas at the Simon family home in Moundhouse, just east of Carson City.
District Attorney David Roger said Friday he is launching a grand jury investigation into allegations Family Court Judge Steven Jones and fired prosecutor Lisa Willardson lied in sworn affidavits this week about the extent of their budding romantic relationship.
United Way of Southern Nevada brightened the holidays of more than 2,000 needy families this week with the help of a generous Secret Santa who donated $1 million to the charity.
Family and friends remembered Stanley LaVon Gibson on Friday as a patriotic Gulf War veteran, a loving but troubled husband, brother, son and uncle, and a Las Vegas black man whose death at the hands of police they hope will spur reforms involving the use of deadly force.
First, the good news: Surveillance shows that influenza activity remains low in Southern Nevada and throughout the state.