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Auditors wary of child health, safety in Nevada care centers

State legislative auditors identified “significant issues” with child care centers across the state.

Lithium miner cited for violating endangered flower habitat

BLM confirmed land was disturbed within the designated critical habitat for Tiehm’s buckwheat.

State unveils school funding tracker

NDE oversees $1.5 billion in Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief funding.

Amodei to chair Appropriations subcommittee

The Legislative Branch Subcommittee has jurisdiction over the functioning of Congress.

Plane found at bottom of Lake Mead after emergency landing

Pilot said the plane had engine failure as he headed for the North Las Vegas Airport.

Goicoechea appointed ag department director

Goicoechea previously served the department as state veterinarian.

Sisolak named fellow at University of Chicago institute

He will lead seminars on leadership based on lessons learned as governor.

Use-of-force overhaul stalls in Nevada prisons

Department officials said they have partially implemented 14 of the 16 recommendations.

Nevada roadway deaths down by 8 in 2022

The total number of deaths reported is 352 compared to 360 in calendar 2021.

Lombardo orders review, freeze of new regulations

Agencies will review all existing regulations to recommend which should be eliminated.

Reno hires first female police chief in city history

Kathryn Nance is a 26-year veteran of the Stockton Police Department.

Burning Man sues to stop geothermal project north of Reno

The suit accuses the BLM of breaking environmental laws in approving exploratory drilling in the Black Rock Desert.

Conservationists: Feds not protecting rare plant from cattle

In addition to seven cattle photographed at the site there was significant disturbance to the habitat.

Ex-model gets prison in Vegas slaying of doctor

Kelsey Nichole Turner, 29, agreed to a negotiated sentence that avoided trial.

High Sierra Music Festival announces initial lineup

High Sierra Music Festival takes place June 29 to July 2 in Quincy.