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Unique Lake Tahoe Exhibit Opens At Nevada Museum Of Art In Reno

‘Tahoe: A Visual History’ opened Saturday at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno, featuring more than 400 objects by 175 painters, photographers, architects, basket weavers and sculptors.

08/22/2015

Medical marijuana and pill bottle (Getty Images)

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary In Nevada Opens Near Reno

Dressed in polo shirts, tie-dyes and button-downs, about 75 people with medical marijuana cards lined up outside Silver State Relief, between a sub shop and pizza place in Sparks, to be among the first to buy as much as a half-ounce of pot for $195.

07/31/2015

A Marquart MA-5 Charger plane, similar to the Groveland couple's plane. (Wikimedia Commons)

NorCal Couple In Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Along Nevada Highway

A married couple was forced to make an emergency landing in their small custom airplane along U.S. 95 near Fernley.

07/31/2015

Map of wildfire shutting down Highway 50 near Kyburz on July 23, 2015. (CBS)

Wildfire Forces Closure Of Highway Linking Sacramento To Lake Tahoe; Evacuations Underway

A wildfire has led to the closure of a major highway between Sacramento and Reno, Nevada, and brought a handful of mandatory evacuations.

07/23/2015

Washington Fire south of Lake Tahoe, June 2015 (Photo: GBCC Twitter, Great Basin Coordination Center)

Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway

Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.

06/22/2015

The 2015 Gumball3000 checkpoint in San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza. (Photo: Gregg Rosenblum)

Gumball 3000 Rally Roars Into San Francisco

High-priced supercars and celebrities roared into San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza Wednesday night.

05/27/2015

Lake Tahoe (credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near The Bay Area

Take a look at five of the best family-friendly getaways near the San Francisco Bay area.

03/21/2015

Kensington Police Sergeant Keith Barrow. (CBS)

Kensington Police Chief Ousted After Prostitute’s Pimp Shoots Himself With Detective’s Stolen Gun

The East Bay town of Kensington has decided not to keep its police chief after his handling of the probe of a sergeant who allegedly had his gun stolen by a prostitute at a Nevada hotel.

02/17/2015

Kensington Police Sergeant Keith Barrow. (CBS)

Suspended Kensington Detective’s Stolen Gun Recovered After Prostitute’s Pimp Shoots Himself In Reno

A Kensington police detective was suspended earlier this week after allegedly having sex with a prostitute who stole his gun, badge, and ammo from a Reno hotel room while he slept.

02/08/2015

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

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