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  1. Police Say Extortion Investigation Not Targeting LawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Las Vegas police say they aren't targeting any members of the Nevada Legislature as part of a political extortion investigation. Police issued a statement Friday saying the investigation into alleged extortion against Republican Assemblyman Chris Edwards is continuing but officers aren't targeting any members of the Legislature.

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  2. Sandoval Blasts Las Vegas Business Group Over Tax StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval says he's disappointed in the state's largest business organization after it issued a report critical of a proposed tax increase. The popular Republican governor said in a statement that a critical report issued Thursday by the Tax Foundation was "utterly irresponsible" and "intellectually dishonest."

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  3. Reno AT&T Consolidation Affects EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KOLO-TV Reno

    An AT&T spokesman confirms employees are being affected by a consolidation at its Reno call center, but says there is no specific number of how many. "To better serve our customers and increase efficiency, we are consolidating some work currently done at our call center at 645 E. Plumb Lane in Reno into other company facilities.

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  4. Nevada Students Rally to Protest Weapons on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Students at the University of Nevada, Reno and University of Nevada, Las Vegas gathered on campus Wednesday to voice their opposition to AB 148. Students and professors detailed their opposition to the measure on Twitter and said the bill would decrease student safety.

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  5. Cliven Bundy and Supporters Headed to NV LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and supporters are planning to swarm the Nevada Legislature in support of a bill seeking to reclaim land from the federal government. The Las Vegas Sun reports that Bundy and his supporters plan to show up in force to support AB 408, which is scheduled for a hearing Tuesday.

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  6. Nevada Bill Would Create Repeater Felony for GraffitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The bill would require a person convicted of three graffiti offenses would be guilty of a category C felony which includes a one to five year prison sentence. Graffiti offenses can range from a misdemeanor to felony based on the amount of damage and where the crime takes place.

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  7. Fresh & Easy Closing Stores in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Fresh & Easy is closing about 50 stores in California, Arizona and Nevada in the coming weeks as the grocery chain pursues a new business model.

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  8. Busch and Tyson to be Inducted into Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KOLO-TV Reno

    NASCAR driver and Las Vegas native Kurt Busch and heavyweight boxer and area resident Mike Tyson will head a group of five 2015 inductees into the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame. Former UNLV star and Dallas Cowboys backup quarterback Glenn Carano, UNLV rodeo team coach Ric Griffith and professional golfer Joe Kelly will bring to 89 the number of area sports notables installed since 1997.

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  9. NV Energy Kicks Off 24/7 Customer ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KOLO-TV Reno

    NV Energy has announced customers can now reach someone 24 hours each day by phone to order power turned on at a new place; stop service at an old address; make a payment; get an account balance or report an outage. NV Energy has launched a newly-consolidated statewide Call Center Telephone System providing Interactive Voice Response solutions, with the goal of making it easier to reach a live representative no matter when you decide to conduct business with the utility.

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  10. Wolf Pack Baseball Rallies to Beat CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The 29th-ranked Wolf Pack overcame a three-run deficit following back-to-back home runs to down Cincinnati, 5-3, Wednesday afternoon at Peccole Park. Nevada scored four runs in the sixth inning with two outs and nobody on base to rally past the Bearcats for a game one victory in the first-ever meeting between the two ball clubs.

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  11. Douglas County Student Wins State Spelling SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A Douglas County eighth-grader is heading to the National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C., after winning the annual state competition.

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  12. Search for Missing SeniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Eureka County Sheriff's Office is trying to locate missing 81-year-old Bonnie Andersen. She suffers from dementia and needs medications that she does not have with her.

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  13. Cosby Allegations Could Change State LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Bill Cosby scandal could lead to a change in Nevada law. Friday, Assembly Judiciary members were begged to get rid of the statute of limitations when it comes to reporting rape in our state.

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  14. Body Camera Bill Needs Changes Before PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    They have been used to exonerate police officers and they have been used to convict police officers. Body cameras are the way of the future for law enforcement, but the question is: how will they be implemented in Nevada? That subject was discussed Wednesday at the Nevada state legislature.

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  15. Carter Fired As Pack Hoops CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Carter, who has been with the program since 1999 had been the head coach since 2009. CBSSports.com reported the firing after Nevada lost in the Mountain West Conference Tournament in Las Vegas.

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  16. Bill Introduced to Enact Governor's Business License FeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A bill to implement Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposed business license fee overhaul has been introduced in the Nevada Senate. The details of Sandoval's plan to raise $437 million were released in SB 252 on Wednesday.

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  17. Mayweather, Pacquiao Begin Countdown to Their Big FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Mayweather and Pacquiao were polite and deferential as they took the stage together at the Nokia Theatre in downtown on Los Angeles on Wednesday, facing off for the first time. After a half-decade of negotiations and false starts, Mayweather and Pacquiao will meet at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 2. Mayweather says he has never wanted to win a fight so badly in his life.

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  18. Bill Would Require Body Cameras for Police in Washoe and ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada lawmakers are considering a bill that would require police in Clark and Washoe counties to wear a body camera while on duty. Democratic senators Aaron Ford and Kelvin Atkinson are sponsoring SB111, which was discussed Wednesday in the Senate Government Affairs Committee.

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  19. Lawmakers Want Gun Carrying Allowed Without PermitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Republican Sen. Don Gustavson is leading a group of Republican legislators supporting SB 143, which is scheduled for a hearing Wednesday in the Senate Judiciary Committee. The bill seeks to make Nevada the sixth state to approve laws allowing for open and concealed carry of firearms without a permit.

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  20. Activists Protest in Carson City Over Immigration LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KOLO-TV Reno

    More than a hundred immigration and progressive activists are protesting outside of Attorney General Adam Laxalt's office demanding he remove Nevada from a lawsuit blocking a halt to deportations of some immigrants. Members of the Las Vegas Culinary Union and the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada led the charge Wednesday, holding signs, shouting through bullhorns to deport Laxalt and blocked traffic in front of the Republican Attorney General's office.

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