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Department of Taxation Approves Permanent Recreational Pot Regulations

Permanent regulations are one step closer for Nevada's marijuana industry, after the Nevada Tax Commission approved the guidelines. "I think it's the end of about a year's worth of work," Deonne Contine, Executive Director of the Nevada Department of Taxation said. Contine is the chair of Governor B

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 05:04:00

Free Flu Vaccine Clinic - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video

Flu season is hitting Washoe County full force and health officials say getting a flu vaccine is critical to protecting Nevadans' health. Immunize Nevada and the Washoe County Health District is hosting a free flu vaccine clinic for kids and their families this upcoming Tuesday. From 3 p.m. to 6 p.

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 04:54:00

Deputy Crashes into Horses on Highway 50

The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a crash between a Lyon County Sheriff's unit and "horses" on highway 50. There is no information on injuries to the deputy or the animals but NHP says westbound lanes are blocked east of Dayton. The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a crash between a L

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 05:50:00

No Dog Flu Cases Reported Yet in Reno-Sparks, But Owners Should be Alert

While us humans have suffered a particularly severe flu season, canines across the country have also been hit hard with their own flu virus. Local veterinarians say northern Nevadans should be on alert, but not necessarily alarmed. That's because, while the dog flu has spread to 46 states this seas

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 05:13:00

Can sports books survive a 1% tax on handle?

I revised my analysis of the impact that the proposed 1% on bets would have on sports book operators: Impact of a 1% Tax on Sports Betting to include the actual official numbers filed by Nevada's licensed sports books. I used these to calculate the impact of the 1% fee on a hypothetical book in Indi

CALVINAYRE.COM - 2018-01-17 04:18:46

Work sought for Northern Nevada Children's Art Reception

It's that time of year again when we showcase the young artistic talent in our Carson City area community. Artsy Fartsy Gallery presents the Northern Nevada Children's Art Reception. Here are the rules for the show: 1. Each child must be actively enrolled in any Northern Nevada school. This include

CARSONNOW.ORG - 2018-01-16 22:05:00

Search to continue for small plane in northeast Nevada

ELKO, Nev. (AP) - An official says a search will continue near a mountain range in northeast Nevada for a twin-engine plane missing since the pilot reported trouble during icy and gusty weather last week. Elko County sheriff's Sgt. Nick Czegledi told the Elko Daily Free Press the search was suspende

DELTA DEMOCRAT TIMES - 2018-01-17 01:31:00

Home pot deliveries in Nevada closer to reality

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's marijuana regulators have tentatively given pot retailers a green light to begin home deliveries for the first time since recreational marijuana sales became legal last July. The Las Vegas Sun reports The Nevada Tax Commission voted 8-0 on Tuesday to make permanent

HERALD AND NEWS - 2018-01-16 22:40:50

Nevada Department of Transportation embarks on major projects around Las Vegas valley

Nevada Department of Transportation has some major projects in the works around the Las Vegas valley. NDOT also has a long list of projects with some a high priority, meaning within the next one to five years, and medium priority, within the next six to 10 years. Some high priority projects: City

KTNV - 2018-01-17 00:17:39

Nevada City's Rossi won the Indy 500, but can he speed through 'The Amazing Race'?

How far would Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi go to promote his sport? Around the world - and then some. Representing IndyCar, the Nevada City native and fellow driver Conor Daly competed against athletes and adventurers of all kinds during Season 30 of "The Amazing Race." The show airs at

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2018-01-17 01:03:00

AT&T gets Nevada tax refund, lecture on customer service

Nevada's Tax Commission has agreed to refund $26.6 million in sales and use taxes to AT&T but not before the telecom giant's accountants got a lecture about the way they treat their customers in similar circumstances. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports Tuesday's unanimous vote came after state officia

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-01-16 23:08:00

MADE IN NEVADA: Arconic

VERDI, Nev. (KOLO) -- VERDI, Nev. (KOLO) -- A Verdi company is responsible for building a critical part for jet engines that play a key role in keeping passengers and crews safe as they travel through the air. It makes the part of the engine called the casing, which is the outer layer surrounding

KOLO TV RENO - 2018-01-16 22:28:00

South Lake Tahoe 'Women's March' on Saturday

Almost one year ago almost five million women, men and children gathered around the world to participate in the Women's March on Washington on the same day President Trump was being inaugurated. They gathered to stand together in their protest of reproductive rights, equal pay, safety for women in t

SOUTHTAHOENOW.COM - 2018-01-17 00:04:00

Public hearings to begin on Nellis bombing range expansion

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Air Force officials will hold public hearings on plans to expand the Nevada Test and Training Range at Nevada's Nellis Air Force Base. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the United States Air Force Warfare Center now is accepting public comment on an environmental impact statement

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 00:32:00

Criminal Charges Could Be Filed In Las Vegas Massacre In Next 60 Days, Attorney Says

NEVADA - A lawyer for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department told a judge Tuesday morning that criminal charges could be filed in the next 60 days in connection with the largest mass shooting in the country's history. Attorney Nick Crosby make the remarks to Clark County District Court Judge E

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-01-16 23:13:32

Road wins move CSU up in Mountain West power rankings

What a difference a week can make. CSU's men's basketball team, seemingly headed toward the bottom of the Mountain West following back-to-back home losses, put itself right back in the thick of things with road wins at Utah State and Wyoming. The Rams, who moved up from No. 8 to No. 5 in our MW powe

COLORADOAN - 2018-01-16 22:00:25

Federal shutdown would hit workers, contractors and parkgoers hardest

In Nevada, nearly 11,000 federal civilian employees and an unknown number of federal contractors would likely bear the brunt of a closure. But the expected closure of popular recreation area also would hurt tourists and businesses. Cars wind up part of the scenic loop at Red Rock Canyon National Con

REVIEWJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-17 00:28:41

Aptiv, Lyft to continue Vegas self-driving car tests, expand to second city

The APTIV vehicle with autonomous technology drives on the strip Friday, December 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John F. Martin for APTIV) Aaron Aupperlee | Tribune-Review Safety driver Zach Mussey sits behind the wheel of a self-driving car developed by Aptiv. The cars are giving rides th

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 22:24:49

Charges possible in connection with Vegas shooting, lawyer says

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 02: Broken windows are seen on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino after a lone gunman opened fired on the Route 91 Harvest country music festival on October 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The gunman, identified as Stephen Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nevada, all

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-17 00:46:19

U.S. Senate hopeful Jacky Rosen looks to Reno to help swing the balance of Congress

Expert says U.S. Rep. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev, will need the Biggest Little City to take Heller's coveted U.S. Senate seat U.S. Rep. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev., was stopped by an adoring fan at a Reno casino last week, en route to a campaign event held more than 400 miles away from her home district in Henderso

RENO GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 01:28:05