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Police Beef Up Enforcement Ahead of Hot August Nights Event


Reno police are stepping up enforcement efforts downtown to keep pedestrians safe ahead of Hot August Nights. “We’re trained and we're current on all of our riot control and crowd control techniques,” said Officer Tim Broadway.     

School Board vs. Superintendent Case May be Headed to Court Video included


Two days after the initial "firing" of the superintendent by the school board during a closed door meeting, the situation appears to be headed for the legal system.

2 Hurt, $2 Million Damage in South Tahoe Hotel Fire Video included


Fire officials at South Lake Tahoe are investigating the cause of a blaze that did more than $2 million damage to a two-story hotel on Ski Run Boulevard and sent two people to the hospital. More>>

Water Main Break Closes Two University of Nevada Buildings


Two University of Nevada buildings remain closed as crews investigate why a water line broke on campus early Thursday morning. More>>

Meeting to Discuss Closing Off Portion of Kirman Avenue Video included


The VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System is set to have a discussion with its neighbors about a potential change to a portion of Kirman Avenue in front of the hospital. More>>

Burkina Official: Plane Wreckage Found in Mali


A Burkina Faso official says the wreckage of the Air Algerie plane that went missing has been found in Mali. More>>

Local Clergy Called Upon to Help Area Veterans Video included


The men and women who serve in our military often return from duty changed by the experience. But members of the local clergy are learning how to help veterans integrate back into society. More>>

Electronics Recycling Company Zloop Expanding to Northern Nevada


An electronics recycling company is expanding to Northern Nevada and will soon move their corporate headquarters to the region.. More>>

Swauger Fire Near Bridgeport 100% Contained Video included

Courtesy: Kurt Kuznicki Courtesy: Kurt Kuznicki

A lightning-sparked brushfire burning north of Bridgeport, California is now 100% contained.

NDOT Temporarily Suspends Mt. Rose Highway Work for Events

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The Nevada Department of Transportation will temporarily suspend major construction work on the Mt. Rose Highway and other state road projects during Hot August Nights and Reno-Tahoe Open events for easier travel. More>>

Washoe County Sheriff's Boat Sinks Off Shore in Lake Tahoe


Washoe County deputies are figuring out what caused one of the agency’s boats to sink off shore in Lake Tahoe. More>>

Cleanup Continues in Douglas County After Weekend Flooding


County road crews are continuing to clean up in several parts of Douglas County after a storm caused flooding there last Sunday. Data is also being collected to be presented to county commissioners. More>>

United 1st U.S. Airline to Resume Flights to Israel


United Airlines will be the first U.S. carrier to resume flights to Israel after a two-day hiatus caused by combat in the Gaza Strip. More>>

RTC: SouthEast Connector Phase 1 Ahead of Schedule Video included


The Regional Transportation Commission says the first phase of the SouthEast Connector is complete and about six months ahead of schedule. More>>

Statewide Contest Announced for Final Sesquicentennial Medallion


In honor of Nevada’s 150th birthday, the Nevada Sesquicentennial Commission invites all Nevadans to participate in choosing the design for the fourth Sesquicentennial commemorative medallion. More>>

U.S. Unemployment Aid Applications Drop to 284,000


The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in eight years. More>>

More Bodies Flown to Netherlands; Identification Work Continues


Twenty-five forensic experts and dozens of support staff are now working to identify the remains of victims from the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down over eastern Ukraine last week. More>>

Public Utilities Commission Hears Input on Proposed Rate Increase Video included


The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) is deciding on a controversial topic in the next few months. On Wednesday, residents voiced their opinions on a possible rate hike at a meeting with the PUCN. More>>

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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