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RENO, Nev. (AP) — NV Energy says power should be restored to all customers in the Reno-Tahoe area by the end of the day today, a day after a storm produced winds of up to 147 mph and nearly 2 feet of snow. NV Energy says crews are working around the clock to restore power. The largest weather-related outages affected the Stateline area on Lake Tahoe's south shore and Reno's Caughlin Ranch area,
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A wet Pacific storm that drenched California has moved into southern Nevada, bringing steady rain and causing flight delays at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. The Federal Aviation Administration said some incoming flights were delayed nearly two hours. Forecasts called for 4 to 7 inches of snow in mountain elevations above 7,000 feet.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is batting down speculation that he won't run for re-election in 2016. The 75-year-old Nevada Democrat told the Reno Gazette-Journal that he's running and plans to start interviewing candidates for his campaign staff in February. Gov. Brian Sandoval is a possible Republican opponent.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Family and friends held a candlelight ceremony last night to remember a Las Vegas seventh-grader who killed herself last December in what her parents say was a response to being bullied at school. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the vigil outside a Clark County School Board office marked a year since 13-year-old Hailee Joy Lamberth committed suicide.
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