Nevada

Mustang mare, foal and stallion. (Wikimedia Commons)

NV Judge Stops BLM Roundup Of Famous Mustang Herd ‘The Misfits’

A famous herd of Mustangs known as “The Misfits” will remain free on the Nevada range, now that a judge has granted a temporary injunction to stop the Bureau of Land Management’s proposed roundup and thinning of the herd.

02/16/2015

The round fire damaged at least 45 buildings, according to Calfire. (CBS)

7,000-Acre Fire In Sierra Nearing Full Containment

A wind-driven fire that destroyed 40 residents and damaged 5 others near the Nevada border is now 85 percent contained.

02/09/2015

1882 Winchester Rifle

Mystery Find: 1882 Winchester Rifle Discovered Leaning Against Tree In Eastern Nevada Mountains

The gun manufactured in 1882 was found leaning against a juniper tree on a rocky outcrop in Great Basin National Park during an archaeological survey in November.

01/18/2015

Snow on the road in the Sierra. (CBS)

White Christmas: Heavy Snow Expected Wednesday In Tahoe Area

Tahoe area road crews have already started applying de-icing solution to local roads and highways in anticipation of a winter storm that should bring a white Christmas to the Sierra.

12/24/2014

Nicholas Wessel (Sparks, NV Police Dept.)

Richmond Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Teen Sex In Nevada

A Bay Area man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to transporting a 14-year-old girl to northern Nevada with the intent to have sex with her

11/15/2014

EARTHQUAKE

4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Northern Nevada

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.1 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California Wednesday morning.

11/12/2014

(Getty Images)

Ongoing Earthquake Swarm In Nevada Increasing Chances For A ‘Big One’

A swarm of earthquakes in a remote northwest area of Nevada that started in July this year has grown in intensity over the past several days, increasing the probability for a larger quake.

11/07/2014

(USGS)

18 Moderate Quakes Strike Northern Nevada In Less Than 24 Hours

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.5 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California early Thursday morning, one day after a magnitude 4.9 earthquake shook the same area.

11/06/2014

(CBS)

Magnitude 4.9 Earthquake Strikes Northern Nevada, Felt In Northeastern Corner Of California, Southern Oregon

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 4.9 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California late Tuesday night, hours after a magnitude 4.1 earthquake shook the same area.

11/05/2014

(USGS)

Quake Strikes In Nevada Near California, Oregon Border

A moderate earthquake has hit a remote part of Nevada near the Border with both Oregon and California.

10/30/2014

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