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Many Minden Residents Doing Major Cleanup After Weekend Flooding Video included


Residents in Minden are still cleaning up after a summer storm flooded more than a hundred homes, and brought mudslides with it. They spent the last 24 hours trying to clean up the damage this storm left out and inside their homes. More>>

Aces Fall at Salt Lake


A four-run second inning wasn’t enough as the Aces dropped a back-and-forth affair, 7-6, to the Salt Lake Bees Monday night at Smith’s Ballpark.  More>>

Severe Storms Hit Northern Nevada


It's not something we hear often in Northern Nevada, but the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for the area Monday night. More>>

KTVN's 7th Annual 'Give 2 Live' Blood Drive a Success Video included

Our area blood bank is replenishing its stock of life-saving blood -- thanks to you, our viewers. We held our 7th Annual 'Give 2 Live' Blood Drive inside the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa on Monday. We collected more than 200 units of blood.

Sparks Police Investigate Shots Fired on 9th Street; No One Hurt


Sparks Police are investigating who fired shots at a full-size pickup truck in Sparks on Monday afternoon. More>>

A Lot of Rain, But Not Enough to Offset Area Drought Video included


Our rainy evenings have added up to slick streets, good news for our lawns and a lot of water cooler talk. But officials with Truckee Meadows Water Authority say it probably won't add up to offsetting our drought. More>>

Desert Tortoises Heading North Video included


This week about a dozen desert tortoises will be moving into their new homes in Northern Nevada. The reptiles are being relocated from the southern part of the state and being taken in by homeowners here. More>>

Reno Police: Father of Infant Killed in Purdue Drive Shooting Video included


Reno police have identified the man who died Friday night after a shooting on Purdue Drive. They say an investigation indicates the man was not the intended victim. More>>

Local Expert Explains Russian Reaction to Malaysia Airlines Tragedy Video included


As world leaders negotiate over access to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine, people are wondering whether Russia—if it was involved in the tragedy-- would ever admit responsibility. Reno resident and former Assistant to President Ronald Reagan, Ty Cobb, says Russia should step up and take responsibility. More>>

Reno Police Now Believe Deadly Shooting was Gang-Related


Reno police now believe a shooting that left a 16-year-old boy dead on Sunday night – was gang-related. More>>

Swauger Fire Near Bridgeport 90% Contained Video included

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A lightning-sparked brushfire burning north of Bridgeport, California is expected to be fully contained sometime on Tuesday. More>>

Better Weather to Aid in Washington Wildfire Fight


Calmer winds and cooler temperatures are allowing firefighters to go on the offensive against a giant wildfire burning in Washington State. The Carlton Complex of fires in north-central Washington had grown to 379 square miles on Monday. More>>

U.S. Blasts Russia Despite Support for Crash Probe Video included


The United States is blasting Moscow for its support of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine where the Malaysia Airlines plane went down, while welcoming Russia's support of a U.N. resolution calling for an investigation of the crash site. More>>

U.S. to Send $47 Million in Humanitarian Aid to Gaza Strip


The U.S. is sending $47 million in humanitarian aid to the besieged Gaza Strip to help tens of thousands of Palestinians there who have been forced from their homes since war broke out two weeks ago. More>>

Gov. Perry Sending National Guard to Texas-Mexico Border


Texas Governor Rick Perry says he's deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border to help deal with a flood of immigrant children entering the country illegally. More>>

Sand Harbor Boat Ramp Closes on July 28


Sand Harbor’s boat ramp will be closed Monday, July 28 for the rest of the 2014 season due to low water conditions. The parking lot will remain open for carry-in boat access only. More>>

White House Reports Drop in Minors Crossing Border


The White House says the number of unaccompanied minors crossing the border is dropping significantly. White House press secretary Josh Earnest says a daily average of about 150 children were apprehended along the Rio Grande border in the first two weeks of July. More>>

Nevada's Public Workers Retiring at Later Ages


Nevada's state and local government employees are retiring at a much later age than they were a decade ago. More>>

Dutch: Plane Crash Site Needs Full Forensic Sweep Video included


Dutch experts are calling for a full forensic sweep of the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down. More>>

Hearing Set on Move to Block Nevada Gun Initiative


Carson District Judge James Wilson has set an Aug. 1 hearing on a move to block an initiative petition to expand background checks to nearly all gun sales in Nevada. More>>

Superhero Run Offers Free Registration to Canceled Foam Run Ticketholders


Organizers of a local event hoping to help out after a recent fun run was canceled without giving refunds to participants.

Immunize Nevada Holding Back to School Immunization Clinics


Immunize Nevada is holding several upcoming immunization clinics to help get kids ready to go back to school.

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