Earthquake Study Estimates 'Staggering' Potential Losses In Nevada, UtahA new report underscores the urgency to retrofit older brick homes and unreinforced buildings in Utah and Nevada.
Spring Storm Dumps Half-Foot Of Snow On RenoSnow was falling at a rate of about one inch per hour early Monday, triggering dozens of fender benders and snarling slippery roads during the morning commute the day after Easter.
Winter Storm Watch For Sierra; 2 Feet Of Snow ExpectedWinds are gusting up to 80 mph over the top of the Sierra ahead of a winter storm expected to bring more than 2 feet of snow to the highest elevations west of Reno this weekend.
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.
First Medical Marijuana Dispensary In Nevada Opens Near RenoDressed 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.
NorCal Couple In Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Along Nevada HighwayA married couple was forced to make an emergency landing in their small custom airplane along U.S. 95 near Fernley.
Wildfire Forces Closure Of Highway Linking Sacramento To Lake Tahoe; Evacuations UnderwayA wildfire has led to the closure of a major highway between Sacramento and Reno, Nevada, and brought a handful of mandatory evacuations.
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.
Gumball 3000 Rally Roars Into San FranciscoHigh-priced supercars and celebrities roared into San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza Wednesday night.
Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near The Bay AreaTake a look at five of the best family-friendly getaways near the San Francisco Bay area.
Kensington Police Chief Ousted After Prostitute's Pimp Shoots Himself With Detective's Stolen GunThe 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.
Suspended Kensington Detective's Stolen Gun Recovered After Prostitute's Pimp Shoots Himself In RenoA 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.