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  1. Assembly OKs PERS Cost-Cutting Bill Backed by Some UnionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Assembly has passed a bill aimed at saving the state's Public Employees Retirement System $1 billion every 10 years. Assembly members voted 41-1 on Friday to pass SB406, which is sponsored by Republican Senate Majority Leader Michael Roberson.

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  2. Nevada Supreme Court Won't Revisit Vegas Water PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Supreme Court is sticking to an earlier decision that at least temporarily blocks water interests in Las Vegas from pumping new supplies from the high desert near the Nevada-Utah line. In brief orders Thursday, the high court refused to revisit the earlier pipeline ruling at the request of the Southern Nevada Water Authority and the Nevada state water engineer.

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  3. Minden Teen Headed to National Spelling BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Daniel Taylor of Minden is heading to Washington D.C. to represent Nevada in the National Spelling Bee. Daniel is 14 and attends the 8th grade at Grace Christian Academy.

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  4. Census Population Estimates Push Vegas Up Spot to 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOLO-TV Reno

    U.S. Census Bureau estimates show Las Vegas grew by nearly 10,000 people last year, kicking the city up another spot to 29 among the most populated places in the United States. The increase represented a small 1.6 percent bump from the prior year for a total population of 613,599 according to the estimates released Thursday.

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  5. Legislature Passes Bill Aimed at Cracking Down on SquattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Senate has passed a measure that would make it easier for homeowners to take their houses back from squatters. Democratic Assemblyman Edgar Flores and others are sponsoring AB386, which passed the Senate unanimously on Thursday.

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  6. Wounded Warrior Moves On With His Life, Goes RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A young man buckles himself into his A-T-V out in the high desert near his home in Hawthorne, explaining the controls to an observer. If he wasn't pointing to hand controls and if you didn't know his story, he might be just any young man getting ready for a ride in the desert.

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  7. Blues Legend B.B. King Dead at Age 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Attorney Brent Bryson tells The Associated Press that King died peacefully in his sleep at 9:40 p.m. PDT Thursday at his home in Las Vegas. The one-time farmhand brought new fans to the blues and influenced a generation of musicians with his heartfelt vocals and soaring guitar on songs such as "The Thrill Is Gone."

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  8. Pot Licenses May Be On The RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The bill would increase the cap on medical marijuana dispensary licenses within the state, most of which are centered in Las Vegas and Reno. The measure would allow for 20 more licenses in Clark County, five more in Washoe County and an additional license in all other counties.

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  9. Students Win Top Honors in Statewide AAA CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A two-student team from Arbor View High School in Las Vegas overcame some of the best in the state to take first place in the Nevada finals of the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills competition Tuesday. The competition is designed to find the most talented young auto technicians in the United States.

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  10. Cab Companies Rally Against Uber, Citing SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Livery Operators' Association held a news conference Monday morning in Las Vegas, saying proposals in the Nevada Legislature to regulate ride-hailing companies differently than cabs will compromise public safety. Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak joined Sheriff Joe Lombardo and anti-drunken driving advocates who said they were worried about the regulatory oversight and background check system under consideration.

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  11. Bill Would Allow More Concealed Guns in Public BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada lawmakers are reviewing a bill that would make it easier to carry a concealed firearm in a public building. Republican Assemblyman John Ellison presented AB352 to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday.

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  12. Boxing Regulator Resigns From Nevada Athletic CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Las Vegas man sent a resignation letter to Gov. Brian Sandoval this week saying his departure was effective immediately.

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  13. Officers Beck Soldo HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KOLO-TV Reno

    You could hear the bagpipes in downtown Carson City as law enforcement gathered to pay tribute to two of the latest Nevada officers to die in the line of duty. On June 8th of 2014, Officer Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo were gunned down as they ate at a Las Vegas restaurant by an extremist anti-government couple.

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  14. 2 Fallen Vegas Officers Honored At Police MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada lawmakers and elected officials are recognizing two police officers who were ambushed and killed last year while eating lunch in Las Vegas. Officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo were recognized in an annual law enforcement memorial ceremony held Thursday at the Capitol grounds in Carson City.

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  15. 2 Fallen Vegas Officers to be Honored at Police MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Two Las Vegas police officers who were ambushed and killed last year while eating lunch are being honored at an annual ceremony honoring Nevada's fallen law enforcement officials. Officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo will be recognized in a ceremony Thursday at the Capitol grounds in Carson City.

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  16. Pacquiao Undergoes Shoulder SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Manny Pacquiao underwent surgery on his injured right shoulder Wednesday following his loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in boxing's richest fight ever. Pacquiao spokesman Fred Sternburg quoted the fighter's surgeon, Dr. Neal ElAttrache of the Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic clinic in Los Angeles, as saying he could not be "more pleased with the results" and fully expects Pacquiao to be back in the ring.

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  17. Mayweather's Ex Files Defamation LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The mother of three of Floyd Mayweather's children has sued the undefeated champion for defamation over his recent comments about a 2010 domestic violence incident in Las Vegas. Josie Harris filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Los Angeles, days after Mayweather defeated Manny Pacquiao in a highly anticipated bout.

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  18. Lt. Governor Hutchison to Chair NV Rubio CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Hutchison's chief of staff Ryan Cherry confirmed the news, which was also announced Wednesday on both men's Twitter accounts. Rubio said in his tweet that he's competing to win in all early states.

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  19. Fans Disappointed by Mayweather-Pacquiao FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Many are still talking about this weekend's hyped up match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, which was a big money-maker for the two fighters. Yet, much of that talk is about how disappointing the fight was.

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  20. Big Fight Brings Big Money to Local CasinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The fight a big deal in Las Vegas, but also here in Reno. Diehard fans are traveling to the Biggest Little City to watch the one of the biggest fights of the century.

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