mental illness

Bree Zender

Our reporter Bree Zender has been talking to various everyday people in the region affected by rising house costs. Today, she talks with one mom whose adult son has a mental illness about her efforts to keep him off the streets.

Julia Ritchey

Nevada health officials wrapped up inspections of group homes for mentally ill clients in northern Nevada on Thursday. This follows an investigative report by the Reno Gazette-Journal last week that found mentally ill patients living in squalid conditions. Reno Public Radio's Julia Ritchey sat down with Anjeanette Damon, the reporter who broke that story, to find out what went wrong.