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Wildfire in El Dorado County

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A wildfire is burning in El Dorado County. The fire has quickly grown to 2,500 acres after jumping containment lines overnight. More>>

Comic-Con comes to Reno

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Hundreds of people came to the Sands Regency today to take part in the inaugural Sands-Reno Comic-Con.
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Nevada Soccer Loses to Arizona State

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A five-goal first half proved to be too much for the Nevada soccer team as it dropped a 5-0 match Sunday afternoon to Arizona State on the final day of the Arizona Cats Classic. More>>

Aces Season Ends with Game #5 Loss

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The win sent Omaha to the Triple-A National Championship Game where they will play the Pawtucket Red Sox of the International League Tuesday night in Charlotte.  More>>

Reward Offer for Hit-and-Run Arrest

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Secret Witness is offering a reward in the amount of $1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect wanted in connection with the hit and run of two victims in the area of Sullivan and Oddie Blvd. Sparks, NV. More>>

Adrian Peterson Not at Stadium for Today's Game

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Adrian Peterson did not accompany the Minnesota Vikings to the stadium on Sunday for the game against the New England Patriots.  More>>

Nevada Land Bills Scheduled for Monday

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After years of wrangling, a package of northern Nevada land bills is finally scheduled for a vote Monday in the U.S. House of Representatives.   More>>

Tahoe Bike Path a Step Closer to Reality

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A bicycle path from Incline Village to Sand Harbor State Park on Lake Tahoe's northeast shore has moved a step closer to reality.   More>>

Aces Lose Game 4, Will Play Winner Take all Game 5

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The Omaha Storm Chasers powered up in game four, blasting five home runs on their way to an 11-2 win over the Reno Aces Saturday afternoon at Werner Park.
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Football Helps Local Sportsbook Business

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Local football fans and fans from out of state are making their way into Reno sportsbooks for a place to watch football games, and a chance to win some money.
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Churchill County Deputy's Home Burglarized

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A suspect who burglarized a Churchill County Sheriff's Deputy's home is on the run.  More>>

Re-Wiring the Brain to Cure Obesity

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A doctor at UC Davis may be changing the way people treat certain disorders. More>>

Shots fired at Tahoe Motel

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Reno police are investigating a shots fired at the Tahoe Motel on E. 4th Street.   More>>

Former Austrailian Police Officer Sentenced to Life in Reno

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A former Australian police officer has been sentenced to life in prison for exposing himself and viewing pornography in the presence of two young girls in Sparks.   More>>

Move for Ely City Council Members Recall

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A recall drive has been launched against all five Ely City Council members amid controversy over their handling of a financial audit of the Nevada Northern Railway tourist attraction. More>>

Nevada Sesquicentennial-Themed Motorcycle Introduced to Northern Nevada

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Spectators at the Reno Championship Air Races this weekend will have a chance to view and win a Nevada Sesquicentennial-themed motorcycle.
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Inside the 2 High School Football Scores Video included

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High School Football scores called in for 9/12 Inside the 2. More>>

Aces Take Game Three in Omaha

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A two-run blast by Roger Kieschnick and six shutout innings from Andrew Chafin propelled the Reno Aces past the Omaha Storm Chasers, 2-1, Friday night at Werner Park.  More>>

Navy Confirms Morning Sighting was Missile Test

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Was it a plane? Was it a star? Could it have been space debris, or even the space station passing over? That's what folks who were up early this morning were asking today after they saw a bright light fly over Northern Nevada and disappear. More>>

Douglas County Man Sought After Missing Court Date

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The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is offering a reward for help locating a 19-year-old man, who did not appear at a drug court hearing. More>>

Tesla Deal Signed Into Law

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Tesla Motors is officially making Nevada the home of their gigafactory, receiving both incentives and requirements. More>>

Reno Police Arrest 3 for Tagging Businesses

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Reno police have arrested two men and one woman, suspected of tagging close to 30 businesses along S. Virginia St. More>>

Pedestrian Dies in Fernley Accident

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Lyon County Sheriff's deputies are investigating after a fatal accident in Fernley Friday morning. More>>

Locals React to Tesla Deal

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It's no surprise that the Tesla deal is the talk of the town. The opinions my vary, but there is no denying the fact that Tesla's Gigafactory is coming to Northern Nevada.  More>>

NFL: 30% of Ex-Players Develop Brain Conditions

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The NFL believes that nearly three in 10 former players will develop debilitating brain conditions, and that they will be stricken earlier and twice as often as the general population.  More>>

Navy Searches for Pilot After Fighter Jets Crash

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A search is underway in the western Pacific Ocean for a missing pilot after two U.S. Navy jets crashed. More>>

Things 2 Do!

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From fundraisers to book sales to a celebration of locally grown food in the Fallon area, there are tons of events and happenings. More>>

WCSD Approves Student Health Centers

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Following a unanimous vote of support from the Washoe County School District's (WCSD) Board of Trustees, Community Health Alliance has been given approval to develop a Health Center for various schools in Washoe County. More>>

Caregiver Charged with Stealing $50K from Elderly Victim

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Detectives with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office have arrested 43-year-old Cherie Marie Endicott for allegedly taking almost $50,000 from a 96-year-old's bank account. More>>

Nevada Humane Society Seeks Cat Food

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On a daily basis, NHS goes through about 120 pounds of dry cat food and 80 cans of wet cat food feeding the cats in their care.  More>>

Forest Service Awards Grant to LVFPD

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The Forest Service announced today a $26,000 grant to Lake Valley Fire Protection District (LVFPD) to reduce wildfire risk in Meyers. More>>

Someone 2 Know: Bigtruck Brand

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Two Tahoe natives are stitching up smiles and success with their Bigtruck Brand in tonight's Someone 2 Know.

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Bunnies for Adoption

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The Nevada Humane Society is running a promotion for those looking to add an adorable companion to their family.  More>>

Special Session Ends with Governor Sandoval Signing Tesla Bills into Law

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One week after Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval stood on the steps of the state capitol to announce Tesla's choice to build a Gigafactory in Northern Nevada, he signed the bills into law that will allow it to happen. More>>

Smoke Detector Recall

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The Reno Fire Department is advising citizens that the manufacturer Kidde has recalled some of its residential smoke alarms.  More>>

Governors' Drought Forum Held at Lahontan Reservoir

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Governor Sandoval launched the Western Governor's Drought Forum on Thursday to help address drought related issues in the Silver State.
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Vigilant Canine Services International Offers Civilian Dog Training Course Video included

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 A few months ago we told you about an international canine training organization that moved its headquarters to Reno. They're known for training dogs for the military to fight overseas and for law enforcement across the united states and now they are branching out even more. More>>

Sage Fire Spreads to 5.2 Acres

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Highway 89 over Monitor Pass is closed for a wildland fire reported about two miles east of Heenan Lake at 12:10 p.m. More>>

Northern Nevada Remembers 9-11 Tragedy

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It was a day for remembering the tragedy that befell the country 13 years ago. And there were a lot of events honoring the date today. More>>

Douglas Sex Offenders Report Release

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The Douglas County Sheriff's, working in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service, conducted compliance checks of all sex offenders registered in Douglas County.  More>>

Cathy Woods Released from Custody Days After Being Granted New Trial

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Cathy Woods was transferred into the Washoe County Jail this Wednesday morning and then released on her own recognizance.  More>>

American with Ebola Improving

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The Nebraska doctors treating an American aid worker infected with Ebola say he has responded well to aggressive treatment in the past week. More>>

2.9 Magnitude Earthquake North of Sun Valley

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An earthquake is being reported North of Sun Valley, near Pyramid Way Highland Ranch Pkwy. More>>

Nevada Human Trafficking Ad

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State Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto says a series of "see something, speak out" public service announcements about human trafficking will begin airing in Nevada. More>>

NASCAR Fatality Investigation Complete

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An upstate New York sheriff says he has completed his investigation into the death of a driver struck by NASCAR champion Tony Stewart during a sprint car race last month.  More>>

Man Identified in Possible DUI Rollover

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Nevada Highway patrol has identified the driver involved in a possible DUI rollover. More>>

Governor Sandoval Orders Flags Half-Staff for 9/11 Remembrance

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Governor Sandoval ordered all flags at half-staff today in remembrance of the men, women and children who lost their lives on 9/11.  More>>

35,000 Kindergartners Receive College Savings Accounts

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The Nevada State Treasurer's office is opening up another 35,000 college savings accounts with $50 each in seed money to get kindergartners around the state ready for the future. More>>

Judge: Pistorius can't be found guilty of murder

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The judge in Oscar Pistorius' trial said Thursday he can't be found guilty of murder but that he was negligent in the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, raising the possibility that the double-amputee Olympian will be convicted of culpable homicide. More>>

9th Annual Healthcare Heroes Ceremony Honors 11 Northern Nevadans Video included

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11 Northern Nevadans were honored for their work in the medical field at the Peppermill Hotel Casino Wednesday. More>>

Aces Even Series with Four-Run Second Inning

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The Reno Aces used a four-run second inning to top the Omaha Storm Chasers, 4-2, and even the best-of-five Pacific Coast League Championship Series at a game apiece.  More>>

Sparks Police Search for Suspect Accused of Masturbating near a School Video included

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Sparks Police are searching for a man they saw was seen actively masturbating near Reno Christian Academy in Sparks Wednesday. More>>

Man who Fled Authorities in Verdi Located, Arrested

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Deputies say they have located a man who fled from them Wednesday evening. More>>

Obama Approves Targeting Islamic State in Syria

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President Barack Obama is sending 475 more U.S. troops into Iraq to supplement an existing American military presence that is helping Iraqi security forces battle Islamic State militants and secure diplomatic facilities. More>>

Obama to Target Islamic State Fighters "Wherever They Exist"

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President Barack Obama says the United States will wage a military campaign that will target Islamic State fighters with airstrikes "wherever they exist." More>>

Washoe County Sheriff Denies Federal Requests

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Washoe County Sheriff Michael Haley announced Wednesday that his office will no longer hold people in custody at the Washoe County Detention Facility based solely on a request to detain by federal immigration authorities.   More>>

Special Session Underway

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The Nevada Legislature is in a special session to consider $1.3 billion in tax breaks and other incentives for electric car-maker Tesla Motors.  More>>

NFL Received Video of Rice Striking Fiance in April

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A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week. More>>

Islamic State Funding goes to House for Approval

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House may still go along with request to approve help for Syrian rebels.  More>>

Colorado Teen Tries to go to Syria to Provide Support to Terrorists

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A 19-year-old tried to go to Syria to providing support to terrorists. More>>

Burgarello Pleads Not Guilty in Sparks Home Shooting

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A homeowner accused of murder and attempted murder in the shooting of two unarmed trespassers in Sparks has pleaded not guilty to the charges against him.  More>>

Management at Fault in Miner's Death

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Federal mine safety regulators say mine managers are to blame in the death of a worker at an Elko County gold mine because they didn't ensure the workplace was free of dangerous clutter and allowed the miner to work alone. More>>

Senator Heller Addresses NFL Commissioner

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Today, Nevada Senator, Dean Heller sends a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in response to recent acts of domestic violence conducted by NFL player. More>>

Prescription Drugs Roundup

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Washoe County's Sheriff's Office and 'Join Together Northern Nevada' join together in an effort to help residents rid their homes of expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday, September 27th More>>

Reno Police Investigating Deadly Stabbing Near V.A. Hospital

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Reno Police are investigating a deadly stabbing that happened on Kirman Avenue and Wonder Street around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday night. More>>

Special Session Officially Announced

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The official announcement has been made as a special session is slated to begin Wednesday at 12 p.m. More>>

Lea'ea Leads Pack Volleyball to Sweep of Sacramento

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Senior Tessa Lea'ea posted 14 kills and the Wolf Pack held Sacramento State to a hitting percentage of .100 as the Nevada volleyball team swept the Hornets, 3-0, before 508 at the Virginia Street Gym on Tuesday evening. More>>

Aces Fall in Game One 6-2

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The Omaha Storm Chasers scored three runs the first and second innings on their way to a 6-2 win over the Reno Aces in game one of the Pacific Coast League Championship Series at Aces Ballpark Tuesday night.  More>>

RTC Receives Grant To Improve 4th Street/Prater Way Corridor Transportation

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The Regional Transportation Commission is receiving a major grant to make improvements along the 4th Street/Prater Way corridor.  More>>

WCSD Settles One Lawsuit Apologizing and Paying Fines

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The Washoe School Board Trustees had legal issues on their agenda again today.  More>>

Legislators Prepare for Special Session

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State lawmakers are getting as much work done as possible, before a special session begins.  That is where they will decide whether or not to approve a deal with Tesla, to build their gigafactory, in Nevada. More>>

Enterovirus 68 Sends Hundreds of Children to the Hospital

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A virus is sending hundreds of children to hospitals around the country. More>>

WCSD Graduation Rates Released

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Despite the challenges, most all of them revolving around money and school board squabbles, the District closed the door on the Class of 2014 with a tepid thumbs up.
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Grand Sierra Looking to Fill 90 Positions at Job Fair on Thursday

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Grand Sierra Resort in Reno says they will be looking to fill more than 90 positions at a job fair on Thursday. More>>

Interstate 15 in Southern Nevada Closed After Major Flooding

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Nevada transportation officials say a nearly 50-mile stretch of Interstate 15 north of Las Vegas could be closed for three to four days while they repair pavement washed away by heavy rains and flash flooding. More>>

Sen. Reid Wants Apology after "Insensitive Comment"

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he wants an apology from a GOP House member and Senate candidate who says that Reid runs the Senate, quote, "like a plantation." More>>

Smoke from Meadow Fire Blows into Lake Tahoe Region

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Fire officials have called in additional crews to help battle the Meadow Fire in Yosemite National Park that forced hikers to be evacuated and is now sending smoke into the park's famed valley. Smoke could also be seen Tuesday morning in the basin of Lake Tahoe and other areas of the region. More>>

University of Nevada, Reno Has Largest Student Population Ever

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The University of Nevada, Reno welcomed 19,934 undergraduate and graduate students to campus this fall. This reflects a 6.2 percent increase over the fall 2013 enrollment of 18,776. More>>

Drought Impacts Area Trees

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The beauty and value of some Reno neighborhoods are defined by the trees.  More>>

Air Races Pilot Killed in Qualifying Heat Identified Video included

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Authorities have identified the pilot killed in Monday's qualifying heat of the Reno National Championship Air Races at Reno-Stead Airport. More>>

Tesla Deal Questioned by PLAN Video included

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Tesla has been running a relatively quiet race to become the future of transportation. The deal to bring Tesla to Nevada won't be quite so quiet.
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Hearing Over Gay Marriage Laws Heard in Appeals Court Video included

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An appeals court has heard arguments over whether to overturn Nevada's 12-year ban on gay marriage. More>>

Suspect Identified in Officer-Involved Shooting on Sutro in Reno

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The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man killed in last week's officer-involved shooting on Sutro Street in Reno. More>>

FBI Names Person of Interest in 1976 Gypsy Hill Murders Video included

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On Monday, the FBI confirmed that 66-year-old Rodney Halbower has been named as a person of interest in the 1976 Gypsy Hill murders. More>>

Residents Warned to Avoid Contact with Water at Virginia Lake Video included

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The City of Reno is warning people to avoid all contact with the water at Virginia Lake. Jim Shaffer with the Washoe County Health District says it's become toxic because of low water levels. More>>

Elko County Police Investigate Attempted Child Abduction

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Elko County police are investigating an attempted child abduction that happened on Friday. More>>

4th Ebola Patient to be Flown to U.S. for Care

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An Atlanta hospital says a patient infected with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to its isolation unit for treatment.
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Lyon County Deputies Arrest 2 Men in Separate Child Abuse Cases

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Lyon County Deputies say they've arrested two men in two unrelated child abuse cases that allegedly occurred in Fernley.
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Judge Orders New Trial in 1976 Reno Killing Video included

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A Nevada judge has ordered a new trial for a 64-year-old woman who has been in prison for more than 30 years for a killing she says she didn't commit. More>>

Yogurt Beach to Help Food Bank of Northern Nevada

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You can help the Food Bank of Northern Nevada just by eating some yogurt at one of three Yogurt Beach locations on Monday. Just mention the food bank when buying and they will donate 30% to the organization. More>>

Pet Food Drive for St. Vincent's Food Pantry

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Three PetSmart store locations in Northern Nevada are hosting a pet food drive for St. Vincent's Food Pantry during the week of September 8th through 14th. The stores located on MaeAnne Avenue, South Virginia Street, and Los Altos Parkway are all participating. More>>

Yosemite Wildfire Grows Substantially Overnight Video included

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Officials say a wildfire in the backcountry of Yosemite National Park that forced the helicopter evacuation of 85 park visitors grew substantially overnight. More>>

Jazz, A Louisiana Kitchen Closes Doors in Sparks

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Jazz, A Louisiana Kitchen in Sparks closed its doors for good over the weekend. More>>

Agency to Remove Dam, Restore Wetlands Above Lake Tahoe

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The U.S. Forest Service has decided to remove a dam at a drained lake in the Carson Range above Lake Tahoe's northeast shore and to restore wetlands at the site. More>>

Relatives Mark 6 Months Since MH370 Went Missing

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Chinese relatives of passengers from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have prayed at a Beijing temple to mark six months since the plane went missing despite attempts from police to persuade them to leave. More>>

Obama Administration Seeks $1.2 Billion for U.S. Border

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The Obama administration is asking Congress to agree to an additional $1.2 billion to deal with the unaccompanied minors arriving at the Southwest border. More>>

Fall Allergies Starting Up in Northern Nevada Video included

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If you're feeling a little sniffily today, you are not alone. As the summer season changes to fall, many people are feeling their allergies kicking in. More>>

CBS Names James Corden to Replace Craig Ferguson

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CBS is turning to British actor James Corden to be the host of the late-night talk show that Craig Ferguson is leaving at the end of the year. More>>

Southwest Changing the Look of its Planes

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Southwest Airlines will put a new paint job on its planes, adding a splash of bright color as it enters middle age and faces many changes. More>>

U.S. Weighs Security Needs at Embassies Overseas

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The Obama administration is directing all U.S. diplomatic posts overseas to review security and will assist embassies and consulates needing help. More>>

Power Restored After Thousands Without Power in Reno

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UPDATE: According to NV Energy's website, the power in the Brinkby Ave and Lakeside Dr. area has been restored.  More>>

Public urged to avoid Reno's Virginia Lake

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RENO, Nev. (AP) -- The city of Reno is urging the public to avoid contact with Virginia Lake, More>>

2014 Great Balloon Race Wrap-up

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The 2014 Great Reno Balloon Race,the world's largest free hot-air ballooning event,wrapped up its 33rd annual event, from Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, on Sunday, Sept. 7. More>>

Aces Advance to PCL Championship

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For the second time in three years, the Reno Aces will play for the Pacific Coast League Championship. Backed by another strong effort by starter Charles Brewer, the Aces topped the Las Vegas 51s, 7-3, Saturday night at Aces Ballpark to win the Pacific Conference Championship Series three games to one.
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Run on Tuna Helps Support the Food Bank of Northern Nevada Video included

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Today, Run on Tuna made a splash at its second annual giant garage sale at 350 Sunnyside Drive.
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Five-Run Fifth Puts Aces One Win Away from a Conference Title

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Aces win and take a (2-1) lead in the series.




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TMCC's New Automation Training Program Supports Modern Manufacturing Needs Video included

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This fall the TMCC Applied Technology Center will be implementing a new automation training program.
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Closer Look at Tesla Motors' Deal With Nevada Video included

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Thursday's announcement that the state has hammered out a deal to bring Tesla Motors to Nevada was still the talk of the town on Friday. Financial experts say it's an investment in the future of the area and the future of this state. More>>

Annual International Camel Races Underway in Virginia City Video included

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The 55th annual International Camel Races are underway in Virginia City. Hundreds of people were in attendance Friday afternoon and the event is going to get even bigger this weekend. More>>

Tentative Agreement Reached Between Teamsters Local 533, MV Transportation

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Drivers, mechanics and dispatchers for RTC RIDE and their employer, MV Transportation, have reached a tentative collective bargaining agreement. More>>

People, Pets Advised to Use Caution Around Virginia Lake

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The City of Reno has been notified by the Washoe County Health District that people and domestic animals should avoid all contact with the water of Virginia Lake until further notice. The lake water is contaminated as a result of the algae bloom. More>>

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