Concerns Over Nevada Caususes

Concerns have been growing that next week’s Nevada caucuses could offer a repeat of the chaos that ensnared the Iowa vote, with Nevada facing many of the same organizational and technical challenges that crippled Iowa’s process. Volunteers who will be leading the Feb. 22 caucuses said key information had yet to be shared.

Water Bills Hacked in Carson City

Two thousand Carson City residents have had their personal information stolen, following a hack of the city’s water bill payment system. According to the Carson City Manager’s Office, those that have been impacted will be receiving a letter from city officials. Staff said the breach was through an unauthorized code on the Click2Gov payment site … Read more

Carson Schools Chief Gets New Contract

The Carson City School Board of Trustees met Tuesday evening to discuss some important issues. They voted unanimously to approve a new two-year contract for Superintendent Richard Stokes. It starts in July and runs through June 2022. A small percentage increase was also voted on, increasing Stokes’ salary to $173,189 beginning this summer.

Northern Nevada Drug Kingpin Goes to Prison

Authorities say a former state prison inmate who headed a northern Nevada drug trafficking ring has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison. Jose Valentin Mora was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in October in U.S. District Court in Reno to conspiracy to possess and distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm by a … Read more

Former Reno Mayor Dies (PM)

A maverick Nevada politician, who presided over tremendous growth as mayor of Reno, has died. Rich Hancock reports;

Former Reno Mayor Dies (MID)

A beloved former Nevada Lt. Governor and Reno Mayor has died. Rich Hancock reports;

Former Reno Mayor Dies (AM)

A former Nevada political leader who presided over a period of tremendous growth and development has died. Rich Hancock reports; [recorded copy] Former Nevada Lt. Governor and Reno Mayor Bob [ka-SHELL] died early Tuesday at 81 years old. The Texas-born Democrat-turned Republican, at the encouragement of President Ronald Reagan, later bucked his party by … Read more

Man arrested after high-speed chase along I-80

A man is arrested after he led Washoe County deputies on a high-speed chase that ended in northwest Reno. Police handcuffed Obed Pigg Sunday after he led them on a nine-mile chase on eastbound I-80, wherein he reached a speed of 120 miles per hour.