School district officials say an eighth-grader who had a severe allergic reaction after sampling foods in a cooking class was given an emergency epinephrine shot by the school nurse on Feb. 12.
Nurse Robin Reinders says that by the time the ambulance arrived, the boy's symptoms had subsided.
A similar incident happened Feb. 14, when a ninth-grader had an allergic reaction during lunch. School officials say they used an EpiPen while waiting for the ambulance, and the student is now back in school and feeling fine.
Nevada legislators passed a law in 2013 requiring schools to keep epinephrine shots to treat students immediately during severe allergic reactions.
Smoke from the King Fire in El Dorado County has prompted health advisories from air districts in Nevada and California.
(AP) - Nevada lawmakers approve incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to state. UPDATED: 9:42 p.m.
The Nevada Assembly has passed the first of four bills being considered to benefit Tesla Motor Company as it proposes to build a battery factory east of Reno.
The Nevada Legislature is in special session to consider a package of tax credits and incentives intended to entice Tesla motor company to build a $5 billion battery factory east of Reno. UPDATED: 11 p.m.
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is asking state legislators to approve tax breaks and other incentives worth up to $1.3 billion over 20 years to bring Tesla Motors' battery factory to the state.
Nearly 70,000 people are headed to the Nevada desert for the annual Burning Man festival, the largest event of its kind in the United States. UPDATE: 1 P.M.
Nevada is spending millions of dollars on a" mobile crisis center" to help kids in emergencies.
The Nevada Department of Wildlife has a new “family trap” for bears.
(AP) -- More Nevadans chose the "None of the above" option on their ballots over Democratic gubernatorial nominee Robert Goodman.
(AP) --Though turnout was light during Nevada's Primary Election, it was not the lowest in history. CapRadio has a roundup of results for state and Washoe County races.
Two have emerged from a crowded field of candidates in the race to be the next Reno mayor.
(AP) -- Nevada voters head to the polls in Tuesday's primary.
Congress has approved a $446 million flood project for the Reno area, but it's unclear where the funding for it will come from.
An anti-bullying video, that was shown at Sparks Middle School where a 12-year-old shooter went on a rampage, has been pulled by school district officials.
(AP) -- Anglers are being urged by Nevada State Department Wildlife officials to catch as many fish as they can at two reservoirs.