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Winter Weather Closes 5 WCSD Elementary Schools; TMCC Sites to Close Video included

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Due to winter weather conditions, the Washoe County School District cancelled classes at five elementary schools: Nancy Gomes, Stead, Desert Heights, Silver Lake and Natchez. All Truckee Meadows Community College sites will close at 3:30 p.m. 

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New Charges Brought Against Former Trump Campaign Associates

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Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and a business associate.  

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Rev. Billy Graham to Lie in Honor at U.S. Capitol Video included

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The Rev. Billy Graham, the Christian evangelist dubbed "America's Pastor" who died this week at 99, will lie in repose for two days next week with a funeral to be held March 2.

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President Trump Meets With State, Local Officials on School Safety Video included

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On Thursday, President Donald Trump met with state and local officials from around the country to discuss school safety.

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David Wise Wins Second Gold, Will Return to Reno on Monday

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You can help welcome home Olympic gold medalist David Wise when he arrives at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport this Monday!

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Fire Crews Save Dog That Fell Though Ice on Washoe Lake

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Fire crews saved a dog after it fell through the ice on Washoe Lake early Wednesday morning. 

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University of Nevada Police Warn About Campus Modeling Scam

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Campus police at the University of Nevada, Reno are warning students about a scam claiming to offer opportunities to model for a Victoria's Secret brand.

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El Dorado County Deputies Arrest Man in Burglaries Investigation Video included

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The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office says a man wanted in connection with several burglaries and multiple stolen cars is back behind bars.

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New Leadership Roles for Carson City School District Board of Trustees

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Ron Swirczek replaces former President Laurel Crossman as the school board’s leader. 

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Fire Near Pleasant Valley Dam in Inyo County 2,250 Acres, 65% Contained Video included

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Fire crews have made gains against a wind-driven wildfire in rural central California that is threatening several buildings, including a 1880s railroad station.

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CBS News Names Margaret Brennan Anchor of 'Face the Nation'

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CBS News has named Margaret Brennan moderator of FACE THE NATION. Brennan will assume the permanent role on Sunday, Feb. 25.

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It's OK to Use Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine Again, U.S. Panel Says

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FluMist is the only spray-in-the-nose vaccine on the market. It was first licensed in 2003 and is approved for healthy people ages 2 to 49.  

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Elko County High School to Resume Classes After Threat Investigation

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After speaking to the superintendent Wednesday evening, he told our newsroom that they had found the threat not to be credible, that classes would resume Thursday, but also that the investigation is still ongoing. 

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Sends Satellites Into Space in Predawn Launch Video included

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Running a day late because of high upper level winds, the 229-foot-tall rocket blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California early Thursday morning. 

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Sparks Police Seek Suspects in Car Burglaries Case Video included

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Sparks Police need your help identifying the suspects involved in several car burglaries near the Legends shopping center on Wednesday.

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TMFPD, Sparks Fire Roll Out New Automatic Aid Agreement

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TMFPD & SFD have announced that they are rolling out enhancements to their automatic aid policies, starting Monday. 

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Burglary Victims Needed to Help Identify Possible Stolen Property Video included

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Detectives are asking anyone who has recently been the victim of a burglary in the Reno, Sparks or Washoe County area to help identify the items.

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Someone 2 Know: Michelle Weaver Video included

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After years of training and teaching karate, this week's Someone 2 Know just opened the doors to her very own martial arts studio. She's just one of just a few northern Nevada women to own a Dojo.

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NDOT Crews Preparing Roads for Storm Video included

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NDOT crews are busy preparing their approximately 100 plow truck fleet ahead of the storm, getting them ready to clear the roads and make them a lot safer. 

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Crowded Roads and Close Calls

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University of Nevada, Reno Police Department says they've been receiving a steady amount of complaints from pedestrians about dangerous drivers. They also receive many complaints about cyclists and skateboards on and around campus.

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Marsy's Law To Be Decided In November Election Video included

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Marsy's Law, which would put a Victim's Bill of Rights into our constitution, will be Question 1 on this year's ballot.

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19-Year-Old Skateboarder Hospitalized After Being Hit By Car

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The Sparks Police Department says a skateboarder is in the hospital after being struck by a car Wednesday night.

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RFD: Firefighters Respond to House Fire in Reno

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The Reno Fire Department says a woman is in the hospital after her house caught fire Wednesday night.

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Tweaking Our Transit Video included

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The RTC wants to make changes to the bus system, including reductions in some fares. A look at what could happen for the rides ahead...

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President Trump Hosts 'Listening Session' Amid Pressure to Act on Shootings Video included

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President Donald Trump is hearing the stories of students and parents affected by school shootings, following last week's deadly shooting in Florida.

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Weather Discussion: Thursday's Snow Forecast Video included

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Snow is likely in the Sierra and the valley beginning Wednesday evening and going through Thursday evening. A Winter Weather Advisory has been posted for the valley as roads will become slick. 

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WCSD Releases Statement Concerning Threat Rumors

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The Washoe County School District says when it receives any possible threat information, school police immediately launch an investigation.

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TMFPD, Sparks Fire to Soon Roll Out Enhanced Automatic Aid

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Truckee Meadows Fire in partnership with Sparks Fire, are employing a new process that will ensure the closest single fire engine will respond to an emergency, regardless of jurisdiction.

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Mueller Files New Charges in Paul Manafort Case

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Court records indicate at least one new charge has been filed under seal in the case against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman. 

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University Police Services Urges Safety on Roads Around Campus Video included

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Since August 2017, University Police Services officers have issued about 150 traffic citations for violations including speed, pedestrian crosswalk violations and distracted driving.

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NTSB: Truck Hit by Train Carrying GOP Was on Tracks After Warning Video included

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A preliminary report on the January 31 crash was issued Wednesday by the National Transportation Safety Board. The probable cause of the accident hasn't yet been determined.

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Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck By Car Near Sierra Center Parkway Video included

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The Reno Police Department says a pedestrian is dead after being struck by a car near the intersection of South Virginia Street and Sierra Center Parkway on Tuesday night. 

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Florida Shooting Survivors Demand Action on Guns Video included

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Students who survived the Florida school shooting prepare to flood the state capital, pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people

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Bundy to Speak to Independent American Party of Nevada Convention

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Southern Nevada rancher and state's rights activist Cliven Bundy has agreed to give the keynote speech on Friday at the Independent American Party of Nevada's state convention in Sparks.

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WCSD Kindergarten Registration Begins for 2018-2019 School Year

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The Washoe County School District is registering kindergartners for the 2018-2019 school year. Any child who will be five years old on or before Sept. 30, 2018 may enroll in kindergarten for the upcoming school year.

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Carson City Sheriff's Office Seeks Runaway Teen Boy Video included

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The Carson City Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a 17-year-old runaway. 

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