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Pyramid and C Street Reopen Video included

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Sparks police have reported that traffic has reopened at Pyramid and C Street after a crash between a motorcycle and a van caused southbound Pyramid to be closed.

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E Lincoln Closes Due to Structure Fire

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Sparks police are reporting a structure fire in the area if E Lincoln and Howard.  E Lincoln is closed with no estimation of reopening. 

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Apartment Tenants Face Eviction For Renovation Video included

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They received 30-day eviction notices, earlier this month, and most of them have to move out by November 30.

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Sheriff Honors Local Deputies for Bravery, Lives Saved Video included

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Men and women in uniform lined the Washoe County Commission Chambers Thursday night, surrounding hundreds of family members and loved ones, there to see them honored. The law enforcement officers who go above and beyond to keep our community safe were there for some much-deserved recognition, even if they didn't really want to be at the center of attention.

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County Parties Nail Down Strategies Ahead of 2018 Race Video included

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We are at the halfway point between last year's bombshell election and next year's midterms, and Washoe County's political parties are making some changes. The new chairpersons for both major parties say they have taken the last year and done a little soul-searching.

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Greenleaf Wellness Raises $18K for Pinocchio's Moms on the Run Video included

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Greenleaf Wellness is the first local cannabis dispensary to raise money for a local nonprofit.  The family-owned business wanted to do more to help the northern Nevada community. 

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Holiday MidTown Additional Parking

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Starting Friday, November 24, parking window clings can be obtained from participating MidTown businesses and are valid from Friday, November 24, 2017 through Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

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Retired Police K9 Passes Away Video included

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K9 Gunner was paired with Deputy Kimberlin in 2009, and the two served the residents of Washoe County until K9 Gunner’s retirement in 2014. K9 Gunner passed with Deputy Kimberlin by his side.

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NHP Responds to Rollover Crash on I-80 east of Kingvale

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The Nevada Highway Patrol is currently responding to a solo, rollover crash east of Kingvale on I-80. Delays are expected. More>>

Reno Police Arrest Sparks Men In Fatal Shooting Case Video included

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Reno Police say they have arrested two Sparks men in connection with a fatal shooting near Parkview Street and Mazzone Avenue near Neil Road earlier this month.

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Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District to Host Last Green Waste Initiative Video included

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Residents have the opportunity to dispose of lawn waste and dead vegetation at multiple Truckee Meadows Fire Stations this Saturday, with the addition of the Volunteer Fire Station in Wadsworth.

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Family Says Former UNR President Joe Crowley in Hospital Video included

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Former University of Nevada, Reno President Joe Crowley is in the hospital recovering from pneumonia, according to his family.

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Discloses Parkinson's Disease Diagnosis

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The Rev. Jesse Jackson says he's been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy. 

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Tesla Inc. Introduces Its First Electric Semi-Truck Video included

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After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks.

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Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows Opens After New Snow Video included

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After receiving about a foot of new snow earlier this week, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows opened for the new ski and ride season on Friday.  

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'Things 2 Do!' This Weekend Video included

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It's a good weekend to throw on some boxing gloves if you're a pro or an amateur. Beware! Training like a fighter is not easy. Here's a list of your 'Things 2 Do!' 

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New Homes for Sale at Midtown's Newest Corner

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Buyers looking to purchase homes in November will be a given a $10,000 gift certificate towards design services and furnishings. 

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Keystone Pipeline Leak Days Before Nebraska Expansion Ruling

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TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, but state officials don't believe the leak polluted any surface water bodies or drinking water systems. 

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Keeping Up To Date With River Forecasts Video included

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Like last year, hydrologists will be keeping a close eye on the Truckee River, and with the help of a neat website, you can keep tabs on everything yourself too. The website is updated from the California Nevada River Forecast Center.  

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Spokeswoman: 132 Residents in Senior Facility as Fire Began Video included

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A spokeswoman for a Pennsylvania senior living center says a massive fire that injured about 20 people likely began in the complex's personal care facility.

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Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge Recovering From Heart Attack

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The wife of former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says he's in the early stages of recovery from a heart attack, a day after undergoing an emergency heart procedure.

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Stardust Lodge Motel Demolished as Part of Fountain District Project Video included

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Fountain District Project is part of Jacobs Entertainment's vision to turn West 4th Street into an arts and entertainment district and includes properties spanning along West 4th St from the Sands. 

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Nevada Seeks to Use Untried Execution Drugs Including Opioid

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Nevada is turning to a never-before-tried combination of drugs for the first execution in the state in more than a decade - including the powerful opioid fentanyl and a paralyzing drug that could mask any signs of trouble.

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Hawaii Psychiatric Patient Faces Felony Escape Charge Video included

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A Hawaii psychiatric patient acquitted of murder now faces a felony escape charge after walking away from a mental hospital and fleeing to California.

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'Chris Fire' Burning Near Bridgeport Now 100% Contained Video included

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Sierra Front says a 370-acre wildfire burning near Bridgeport, California is now fully contained.

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Nevada Considering Running its Own Health Exchange Again

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Nevada officials are considering moving the state's online health insurance marketplace off a federal website and onto a state-run platform.

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President Trump Criticizes Sen. Franken, Silent On Moore Video included

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President Donald Trump has quickly condemned accusations against Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken, but he remained conspicuously silent over claims leveled against Alabama Republican Roy Moore.

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GOP Closer to Big Win With House Tax Vote Video included

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House passes $1.5 trillion overhaul of Americans’ business and personal income taxes, helping Trump and the Republicans get closer to their first major legislative triumph.

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Institute for Applied Ecology Seeks Funding for Sagebrush in Prisons Project Video included

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The institute originally started the program for two reasons, to restore habitat destroyed by land use and wildfire while simultaneously enriching the lives of inmates and providing them the chance to gain post-incarceration experience.

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MetCon 4 Hope CrossFit Competition: Garnering Strength to Support the Weak Video included

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A half-world away, children – who have either been abandoned or orphaned – are struggling to get necessities many of us take for granted here in northern Nevada. However, CrossFit athletes from gyms all over town are getting ready to support young, helpless Ugandans in the most competitive way they know how. More on MetCon 4 Hope in Health Watch.

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Strong Winds Can Create the Ideal Surfing Conditions in Lake Tahoe Video included

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When storms roll through the Sierra, sometimes it creates the perfect conditions to go surfing in Lake Tahoe, but the winds have to be just right. 

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Sparks Police to Crack Down on Seatbelt Violations Video included

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Funding for the extra patrols is made possible by a Joining Forces grant received from the Nevada Department of Public Safety/Office of Traffic Safety. Joining Forces is a multi-jurisdictional law enforcement program aimed at reducing injuries and crashes through statewide enforcement in the areas of: DUI, speed, distracted driving, seat belt and pedestrian safety.

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Harrah's Reno to Serve Free Thanksgiving Meals to Families in Need

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The first Thanksgiving meal will be served November 20 in downtown Reno, and the second will be served at the Salvation Army November 23.

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Christmas Tree Permits Now Available

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The U.S. Forest Service and BLM say Christmas tree permits for several areas are now available for purchase. 

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Philanthropist Evelyn Mount Asks for Help With Thanksgiving Need Video included

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Local philanthropist Evelyn Mount says she's in need of Thanksgiving donations. 

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City of Reno Seeks Input for Arch Refresh Project Video included

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The City of Reno wants your input on how to refresh the arch in downtown Reno. 

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Sparks Police Seek Man Reported Missing Last Month

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Sparks Police need your help finding a 56-year-old man reported missing last month. 

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