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Nevada Health Officials Expect Savings with In-state Website

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LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada health officials say the state will save money when it ditches the federally run HealthCare.gov enrollment system in 2019 for a state-based website.    

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Nevada Sits in Second Place Heading into Final Day of MW Championship

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 Heading into the final day of the 2018 Mountain West Championship, the Nevada swimming and diving team is in second place with 736.5 points after Friday’s events. 

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CHP, TPD Face-Off Against Truckee High School for Charity

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Truckee High School challenged a team of seven California Highway Patrol officers, and six Truckee Police Officers to a basketball game at Truckee High School Friday.

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Nevada Baseball Opens with 4-0 Loss to U.C. Irvine

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 In its season opener, the Nevada baseball team (0-1) fell on the road at UC Irvine (1-0) on Friday night by a score of 4-0. The Wolf Pack accumulated six hits on the night, including a team-high two from Kaleb Foster.

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Pedestrian Hit By Car in Reno

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The Reno Police Department is investigating a vehicle versus pedestrian crash near the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. 

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Authorities Arrest 23 People After Month Long Drug Investigation Video included

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The Carson City Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Team says authorities have arrested 23 people after a month long drug investigation.

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7.5 Magnitude Quake Shakes South & Central Mexico

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The Associated Press reported the earthquake's epicenter was 2 kilometers southeast of Pinotepa in Oaxaca state.

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Reno Auto Show Gets Underway

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16 local car dealerships are gathered under one roof at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.  Reno Auto Show 2018 kicked off Friday, with more than 200 cars, trucks and SUVs.

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Father Whose Son Caused Code Red Lockdown at Pine Middle School in Reno Speaks Out Video included

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A student with a weapon caused a code red lockdown at Pine Middle School in Reno Thursday afternoon. School district officials have not yet specified what the weapon was, but the student's father says it was a knife.

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Pack Softball Splits Day 1 of Desert Classic

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The Nevada softball team opened its weekend at the Desert Classic, where the Wolf Pack began the three-day event splitting its games against UTEP (1-5) and Cal State Northridge (2-4). After the two games on Friday, Nevada sits at 3-4 and on the season. 

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Day in the Life of a UNR School of Medicine Student

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The University of Nevada,Reno School of Medicine held a 'Day in the Life of a Medical Student' for local community leaders and elected officials. 

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Reno Police Identify Woman Killed in Crash on Steamboat Parkway Video included

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Reno Police say one person is dead after a two-car crash on Steamboat Parkway and Piper Peak Lane early Friday morning. 

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NHP Identifies One Victim in Fatal Crash on U.S. 50 in Stagecoach Video included

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The Nevada Highway Patrol has released the name of one victim in Thursday's fatal two-car crash on US 50 near Stagecoach.

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Washoe County Deputies Identify Victim in Incline Village Murder Case Video included

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The Washoe County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim in a death investigation in Incline Village last month. 

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Wildfire Danger Remains During Winter

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The BLM says since December 1, 2017, approximately 2,400 acres have been burned by 11 wildfires across the state on BLM managed lands. 

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AG Jeff Sessions Orders Review of FBI After School Shooting Video included

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a review of the Justice Department's processes after the FBI failed to investigate a tip that the Florida school shooting suspect could be plotting an attack.

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13 Russian Nationals Charged in Mueller Investigation Video included

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced Friday the indictment of Russian nationals and entities accused of breaking U.S. laws to interfere with the 2016 presidential election.

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Under Fire, John Kelly Overhauls White House Clearance Procedure

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Chief of staff John Kelly is ordering changes to the White House security clearance process after allegations against an ex-aide. 

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Office Closures on Presidents' Day

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Several government offices will be closed on Monday in observance of Presidents' Day. 

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Knowing the Signs of a Mental Illness Video included

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There is no clear-cut method in recognizing when a person has a mental illness. 

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Rural Counties Prepare for Lost Bus Service Video included

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Greyhound is ending its route between Reno and Salt Lake City, leaving Lovelock, Winnemucca, Battle Mountain, Elko and Wendover without bus service, starting February 21.

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Mitt Romney Makes it Official: He's Running for Utah Senate Seat

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Republican Mitt Romney is trying for a political comeback as he launches a Senate campaign in Utah. 

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President Trump Wants to Replace Food Stamps With 'Blue Apron-Type Program'

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President Donald Trump's budget proposes cutting $213 billion over a decade from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

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Things 2 Do This Weekend Video included

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With things like brand new cars, animatronic dinosaurs and an authentic Chinese New Year's lion parade, this weekend’s Things 2 Do is sure to have something for everyone! 

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RTC Seeks Public Input on Proposed RTC Transit Service Changes

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Numerous changes are being considered, including timing adjustments and route modifications. The RTC will also present proposed changes to RTC ACCESS and fare policy changes.

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SPD: Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Car in Sparks

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The Sparks Police Department is investigating a deadly vehicle versus pedestrian crash Thursday night.

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WNC Student Converts Shipping Containers to Affordable Homes Video included

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When it comes to solving Northern Nevada's affordable housing problem, one local student thinks the answer lies in decommissioned shipping containers.

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Local School Districts Discuss Safety Measures Video included

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National tragedies like the school shooting in Florida often hit too close to home for many of us and make us wonder about the safety of our own local schools.  We spoke with Washoe County and Storey County School Districts, both of which emphasized student safety as the number one priority. 

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Sparks Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Lemmon Valley Video included

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Sparks police have released further details about a Washoe County Sheriff's Office officer-involved shooting that took place on February 4.

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WCSO: Three Men Arrested After Trying to Extort $40,000 From Resident Video included

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The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office says it arrested three men Wednesday night after they tried to extort $40,000 from a resident living near El Rancho Drive east of Sun Valley Boulevard. 

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Man Found Dead in Sparks

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The Sparks Police Department says they located a dead body on Valentine's Day.  

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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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U.S. 50 Reopens After Fatal Head-On Crash East of Fallon Video included

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Nevada Highway Patrol troopers responded to a fatal head-on crash on US-50 Tuesday, approximately 35 miles west of Austin and east of Fallon.

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Washoe County Deputies Seek Missing 60-Year-Old Man

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Washoe County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old man who has been missing for more than a week.

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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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