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Steve Alford named next Nevada basketball coach

Former UCLA coach takes over as Wolf Pack's successor to Eric Musselman.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Nevada, Ucla, Wolf, Reno Gazette Journal, Steve Alford, Eric Musselman


Remote corner of Nevada ranked among world's darkest spots

There are only six certified Dark Sky Sanctuaries on the planet. A place called Massacre Rim in Nevada is about to become one of them.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Nevada, Reno Gazette Journal


Who is Lucy Flores? Nevada politician has accused Joe Biden of unwanted kiss on back of her head

Lucy Flores, a former member of the Nevada Legislature, has accused former Vice President Joe Biden of disrespectful behavior.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Nevada, Reno Gazette Journal, Nevada Legislature, Lucy Flores


Brothel owner, 'Cathouse' star Dennis Hof died of heart attack, autopsy report finds

Dennis Hof owned several brothels in Nevada and made the national spotlight while starring in the HBO series "Cathouse."            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: Hbo, News, Nevada, Reno Gazette Journal, Dennis Hof, Cathouse


Utah State's upset of Nevada leads to profanity-laced incident after game

Video posted to social media shows some Nevada men's basketball players and coaching staff visibly upset as they attempted to reach their locker room.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Nevada, Utah State, Reno Gazette Journal


'He went in and ... dug up everything': Man sentenced for destroying Native American sites

A Washoe tribal historian says "he has taken away those places that are important to our cultural identity."            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Reno Gazette Journal, Washoe


Snowplow strikes buried car in Tahoe, police find woman alive and well inside

Police think the woman was possibly living inside the illegally parked car that was completely buried in snow.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Tahoe, Reno Gazette Journal


In the Nevada desert, fish join tomatoes to yield bumper crops

Dayton Valley Aquaponics uses tilapia to raise tomatoes — and tomatoes to keep the fish healthy. Is this the future of farming?            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Nevada, Reno Gazette Journal, Dayton Valley Aquaponics


5 Delta passengers injured in severe turbulence, flight made emergency landing in Reno

Three of the five injured passengers on a Delta Air Lines flight were taken to a local hospital.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Delta, Reno, Delta Air Lines, Reno Gazette Journal


Trump administration secretly shipped weapons-grade plutonium from S. Carolina to Nevada

"I hope the government doesn’t ship plutonium pending a ruling by this court," a federal judge said. But the shipment had already been made.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Nevada, Trump, Carolina, Reno Gazette Journal


Man in custody in connection with the murder of beloved Reno couple

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office said a man is in custody in connection with the murders of Jerry and Sherri David, a Reno couple            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Office, Reno, Washoe County, Jerry, Reno Gazette Journal, Sherri David


'This is a wonderful couple': Former Reno Rodeo president and wife found slain in home

Jerry and Sherri David found dead in South Reno home; police investigating as a homicide            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Reno Gazette Journal, South Reno, Sherri David


Authorities investigate possible connection in deaths of 4 elderly people in Reno area

The bodies of a couple were found in their home in south Reno on Wednesday. Sheriff's detectives are investigating.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Reno, Reno Gazette Journal


Some Nevada Governments Are Using Blockchain For Public Records

Some northern Nevada counties are using blockchain, the online ledger best known for helping secure virtual currencies such as bitcoin, to store digital versions of government records like birth and marriage certificates. From a report: The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that as of December in Washoe County, about 950 couples had received secure digital marriage certificates to home computers and smartphones since the program debuted in April 2018. The newspaper found that Elko County is trying si...
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Citing government shutdown, Interior blocks public comments on greater sage grouse habitat

Interior denies access to documents outlining a change to conservation rules over 83 million acres of greater sage grouse habitat in six states.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
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Nevada makes U.S. history with first-ever female-majority state Legislature

In February, Nevada will seat the nation’s first-ever female-majority Legislature with the appointment of two Las Vegas-area Assembly seats.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Nevada, Legislature, Reno Gazette Journal


It's big, loud and secretive: We got a tour of Tesla's Gigafactory and here's how it works

The interior is spartan. Robots are everywhere. And the factory is pumping out thousands of batteries a week. Here's our look inside the Gigafactory.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Tesla, Reno Gazette Journal


Camp Fire survivors gather for Thanksgiving feast: ‘We still have our hearts’

Among those who helped pull off the event across multiple locations: Celebrity chefs Guy Fieri and José Andrés. Hundreds of volunteers pitched in to provide a Thanksgiving feast.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Guy Fieri, Jos, Reno Gazette Journal


Inside the Camp Fire perimeter, these residents faced the inferno. Now, they're staying put.

Among the ruined neighborhoods and towns once home to the estimated 52,000 forced to escape the Camp Fire, you'll find surprising signs of life.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
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The long, hard process of identifying the dead in California's deadliest wildfire

While many of those reported missing have been found safe, there are still families waiting for word on their loved ones.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, California, Reno Gazette Journal


Inside California’s worst-ever wildfire

Raging Camp Fire outran even the most prepared            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, California, Reno Gazette Journal


Dennis Hof, dead 'Cat House' star and legal pimp, likely to win Nevada Assembly seat

Dennis Hof, whose brothel was the focus of the HBO reality show "Cat House," died last month.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: Hbo, News, Reno Gazette Journal, Dennis Hof, Nevada Assembly


Dead Republican pimp Dennis Hof appears likely to win Nevada Assembly seat

Hof died last month.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, HOF, Reno Gazette Journal, Dennis Hof, Nevada Assembly


12 Family Members Pillory NV GOP Governor Candidate In Brutal Op-Ed

Adam Laxalt, the Republican running for governor in Nevada, was targeted by 12 of his family members in a brutal op-ed detailing the personal and professional reasons they say he is unfit for office. Published in the Reno Gazette Journal on Monday, the op-ed opens with and focuses on the idea that Laxalt spent the bulk of his life in Washington, D.C., only returning to Nevada to start his political career. The Laxalt campaign did not immediately respond to TPM’s request for comment. “Aside fr...
Tags: News, Washington, Nevada, Michelle, Adam, Reno Gazette Journal, Adam Laxalt, Laxalt, Gosar, Kate Riga, Sen Pete Domenici, Sen Paul Laxalt R NV, Louis Gosar R AZ


Dennis Hof, 'Cathouse' star and Nevada brothel owner-turned-politician, dies at 72

The "Cathouse" star and Moonlite Bunny Ranch proprietor-turned-political candidate was running for a Nevada state assembly seat when he died in his sleep early Tuesday.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Nevada, Reno Gazette Journal, Dennis Hof, Moonlite Bunny Ranch


Nevada bear biologist gets protective order against activist

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A judge has issued a temporary protective order to keep a Lake Tahoe activist away from a state bear biologist who says the woman stalked her during a long-running dispute over the capture of nuisance bears. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that court documents describe a tense encounter on a highway between […]
Tags: News, Nevada, Lake Tahoe, Reno Gazette Journal, RENO Nev AP, Nation & World


Bobby the cat strayed 900 miles from Montana to Nevada. Now he’s going home.

“We aren’t sure how he got here. We do have some theories," SPCA official says.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Montana, Nevada, Bobby, Reno Gazette Journal


What happened in Las Vegas isn't talked about, unless you bring it up

In this tourist town, the workers who keep the city moving forward quietly mourn the shooting tragedy a year after 58 were killed            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Reno Gazette Journal


California couple marries on one-year anniversary of Las Vegas shooting

A couple that ran for their lives at the Route 91 Harvest Festival a year ago went back to Vegas to get married on the one-year anniversary.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, California, Las Vegas, Vegas, Reno Gazette Journal


On Las Vegas shooting anniversary, a call for hope amid sadness

Fifty-eight people were killed during what became the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.            [Author: Reno Gazette Journal]
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Reno Gazette Journal