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Jordan Caroline to Return for Senior Season for Nevada Wolf Pack

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University of Nevada forward Jordan Caroline will return to play his senior season for the Wolf Pack Men's Basketball team in 2018-19. Caroline tested the NBA draft process, but has since pulled his name from consideration. 

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Reno 1868 FC Continues USL Unbeaten Streak After Topping San Antonio FC

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Reno’s incredible USL unbeaten streak was extended Saturday thanks to forward Mo Thiaw’s heroics as Reno captured a 2-1 win over Western Conference foe San Antonio FC. In front of a crowd of 4,565 fans, Reno extended its USL undefeated streak to eight-straight and moved into the Top 8 in the Western Conference after a thrilling win.

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Sparks Police Seek Grand Larceny Suspects Video included

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Sparks Police need your help in identifying the male and female in the attached pictures.

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Wells Avenue Closed after Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Video included

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Officials say the road should reopen around 5:30 p.m.

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Community Members Walk to Polls as Early Voting Begins in Nevada Video included

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Early voting for the 2018 Nevada primary election began Saturday. To commemorate the opening of the polls, Reno City Councilman for Ward 3 Oscar Delgado led a group of citizens from Second Baptist Church to the Washoe County Administration building to cast early ballots.

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Local Business Owners Giveaway a Car to a Local Veteran

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A group of show owners, also Napa AutoCare Elite members, raised money this year to giveaway a car to a local veteran. 

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Memorial Day Weekend Celebrations Video included

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On Saturday, many community members took part in different activities, all to honor the servicemen and servicewomen who gave their lives serving this country. 

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Sparks Police Investigating Early Saturday Morning Shooting Video included

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Around 4:30 a.m. Saturday, Sparks Patrol Officers responded to the 1800 block of Prater Way on a report of a shooting that had just occurred, after a disturbance in a parking lot.  

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Power Restored to Nearly 3,400 in North Valleys

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According to the NV Energy website, the most affected area code is 89506, where nearly 3,200 customers are without power.

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Vehicle Fire Shuts Down Both Directions of Lakeshore Blvd on SR 28

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There are no injuries reported to the driver or animals in the vehicle. 

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Senator Claims Small Role in American's Release from Venezuelan Jail

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WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says he played a small role in bringing home a Utah man jailed in Venezuela for nearly two years.

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City of Sparks Releases Summer Swim Schedule

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The designated swim area at the Sparks Marina Park and the outdoor pool at Deer Park both opened on Saturday. 

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Multiple Agency Investigation Leads to Two Arrests and Solved Burglaries Video included

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Placer County Sheriff's Office reports that two Concord men were arrested for burglary and vehicle theft after a multi-agency investigation. 

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Irish Voters Overwhelmingly Repeal Abortion Ban

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Elections officials said Saturday more than 1.4 million voters favored repealing the ban while roughly 724,000 wanted to keep it in place. More than 66 percent of voters wanted an end to the ban.

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Suspect In Custody After Hours-Long Standoff At Marracco Drive In Sparks Video included

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The Sparks Police Department reports that a man is in custody after an hours-long standoff at a residence on Marracco Drive and East Prater Way. The suspect had multiple warrants for drug related convictions and one for assault with a deadly weapon.

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Early Voting Begins Saturday in Nevada Primary Race Video included

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Voters can start casting their ballots Saturday in Nevada's primary election. This gives Nevadans a chance to avoid the rush at polling places on the June 12 election day.  

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LCSO Looking For Missing Teen In East Fernley Video included

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The Lyon County Sheriff's Office reports that they are looking for a missing teen in East Fernley tonight. Eric Char, 16, disappeared around 1:45 p.m. on Thursday. He is an Asian male, is approximately 5'9" tall and weighs around 120 lbs. He has brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black shirt, black shorts and a dark backpack.

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Aces Lose Series Opener to Salt Lake

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The Aces road trip to Salt Lake City, Utah got off to a rocky start, falling 9 to 6 on Friday night. The Aces out-hit Salt Lake 12-11, but could not overcome a four-run fifth inning. Bradin Hagens got the start tonight for Reno and tossed 4.2 innings allowing eight runs on seven hits. 

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4000+ Residents In Spanish Springs Without Power

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UPDATE: Power has been restored to residents in Spanish Springs.

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Fiat Chrysler Recalls Nearly 5 Million Cars Over Cruise Control Issue Video included

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Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles in the U.S. because in rare circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control. 

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One Truckee River Partnership Working to Clean Up the Truckee Video included

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The Truckee River is a highlight of the Reno/Sparks community, but when it comes to the river's lowlights, like trash and homeless camps, fixing all the problems is a big undertaking.

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Nevada Baseball Eliminated from MW Tournament

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The University of Nevada (29-24) baseball team was eliminated from the 2018 Mountain West Tournament by San José State (27-29) after a 13-6 loss to the Spartans at Tony Gwynn Stadium today.  The Wolf Pack fell to 29-24 while SJSU improved to 27-29. SJSU jumped to an 8-0 lead heading to the bottom of the sixth inning.  

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Crash On I-580 Near Plumb Lane

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UPDATE: The road on I-580 southbound near Plumb Lane is now clear.

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Behind the Scenes: Scolari's Transitions into Raley's Video included

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Raley's says each of the purchased stores will close for two days, where the stores will go through a transition and reopen as Raley’s. 

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Things 2 Do This Holiday Weekend! Video included

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This Memorial Day weekend will be a busy one with an amazing Lantern Fest, a relaxing train ride through the Comstock, and even a massive festival in the mountains!  

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Deli In Fernley Serves Nutella Pizza Video included

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The Gourmet Deli at the 76 gas station on East Main Street in Fernley has started selling a new pizza over the last week and needless to say, it's a sweet deal.

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NHP Looking For Hit and Run Suspect Near Crystal Bay In Tahoe Video included

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The Nevada Highway Patrol reports that a hit and run occurred on Wednesday afternoon on SR-28 near Stateline Road in Crystal Bay.

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FBNN Mobile Harvest Visits Local VA Video included

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The Food Bank of Northern Nevada's Mobile Harvest truck visited the VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System on Locust Street on Friday. They were there to help provide fresh produce to veterans, many of whom can't afford fresh produce on fixed incomes.

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South Tahoe Sees Surge of New Bars and Restaurants Video included

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South Lake Tahoe is seeing a surge in new bars and restaurants opening, from Stateline to the Y.

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las vegas rallies behind vegas golden knights with #nocaps

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the las vegas golden knights are scheduled to play the washington capitals this monday in the stanley cup finals. to show their support, the city and clark county are going lowercase!

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National Weather Service Issues Flood Watch for California, Nevada Video included

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The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Flood Watch for portions of California and Nevada through Friday evening.

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Douglas County Restores Network Power

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The Douglas County Office has restored power to their network after an outage on Thursday.

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Office Closures for Memorial Day

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Several Washoe County and city offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day this coming Monday.

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Highway Patrol Maximum Enforcement Period for Memorial Day Weekend Video included

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With Memorial Day almost here, many are looking forward to an extended weekend; but that also means that thousands of drivers will be taking to the roads. Highway Patrol officers are well-prepared for the busy roadways.

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Parole & Probation Seeks Man Convicted of Illegal Drug Possession Video included

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The Department of Parole and Probation is looking for a man convicted of illegal prescription drug possession. 

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Hawaii Volcano Sends Another Ash Cloud High Into Air Video included

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Authorities say an eruption at the summit of a volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has sent an ash cloud about 10,000 feet into the air.

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Police Release Statement After Amtrak Passenger Critically Injured in Truckee Video included

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The Truckee Police Department has released a statement after a Portland State University student was found unconscious after a mysterious incident on his way home on an Amtrak train. Aaron Salazar remains in a coma at Renown's ICU.

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Someone 2 Know: Jane Nichols Video included

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The civil rights movement of the 1960's had a big impact on Dr. Jane Nichols.  

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Crews on Scene to Clear Away Mudslides on Alpine Meadows Road Video included

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Crews are now clearing away two mudslides that covered a portion of Alpine Meadows Road in Placer County on Thursday.

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Truckee Police Arrest Five People on Gun-Related Charges

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Truckee Police say they five people on gun-related charges early Thursday morning.   

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Police: Two Hurt in Indiana Middle School Shooting; Suspect in Custody Video included

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An official says a student and teacher were injured in a shooting at an Indiana middle school and were taken to hospitals in Indianapolis.

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President Trump Says North Korea Statement on Talks 'Good News' Video included

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President Donald Trump says North Korea's latest statement on nuclear talks is "good news" and that "we will soon see where it will lead."

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Republican Gubernatorial Debate & Primary Election Candidate Forum Tuesday Video included

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Next week Channel 2 will broadcast a debate between three of the Republicans running for Nevada governor. That same day Channel 2 News and the Reno-Gazette Journal will host another candidate forum.

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Harvey Weinstein Arraigned on Rape, Sex Assault Charges Video included

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Harvey Weinstein has been arraigned on rape, criminal sex act and other sex charges stemming from encounters with two women.

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President Trump Not Backing Down on 'Spy' Allegations Video included

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President Donald Trump is not backing down on his unproven claim that the FBI planted a spy in his presidential campaign. 

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Reno Stock Promoter Sentenced For $131 Million Fraud Scheme Video included

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A former registered broker was sentenced in federal court on Thursday to 44 months in prison for a fraudulent market manipulation scheme.

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Reno Airport Planning for Major Expansion Video included

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Four million passengers now travel through the Reno-Tahoe International Airport in a year, and that number is growing. The airport projects over the next two decades, that number could rise to 5.5 million passengers, so officials say the facility needs to grow, too.

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South Lake Tahoe Police Look For Suspect In Bank Robbery Video included

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The South Lake Tahoe Police Department reports they are investigating a bank robbery that happened at the Sierra Central Credit Union near Lake Tahoe Boulevard.  They said the robbery occurred around 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.

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Multi-Agency Effort In Wild Goose Chase On Wednesday Video included

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The Washoe County Sheriff's Office reports that another family of geese blocked the roadway on Wednesday. They said a deputy headed southbound on I-580 saw two adult geese and nine goslings walking on the inside part of the median.

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FBI Warns Against Posting Hoax Threats Against Schools, Public Places Video included

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The FBI is warning the public against posting hoax threats against schools and other public places.  

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Carson City Woman Sentenced to Prison for Faking Son's Death for Profit Video included

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Authorities say a Carson City woman was sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to faking her son’s death for profit. 

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Couple Charged in Connection With Child's Death Video included

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A Reno woman accused of child abuse in connection with the death of her husband’s five-year-old daughter was scheduled to appear in court Thursday for a bail hearing, but the hearing was continued until a later date.

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Governor Sandoval Announces Southern Nevada Sporting Event Committee Members

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Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval announced the members of the Southern Nevada Sporting Event Committee on Thursday. He signed an executive order creating the committee on April 18th. 

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President Trump Pardons Late Boxer Jack Johnson Video included

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President Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion. Jack Johnson fought Jim Jeffries in Reno on July 4, 1910 in what was dubbed the 'Fight of the Century.'

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Multiple Women Accuse Morgan Freeman of Sexual Misconduct Video included

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Multiple women are accusing Morgan Freeman of sexual harassment. Sixteen people spoke with CNN and said they either witnessed or were directly subjected to inappropriate comments, staring or touching by the actor.  

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Climate Of Memorial Day Weekend, How Often Does It Snow or Rain? Video included

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We've seen it all in Reno over Memorial Day Weekend, so should you take a risk and plan something outdoors in advance? Well, from looking at all the data from the past seventeen years we have about a twenty percent chance of rain or snow falling in the Reno area over the holiday weekend. 

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Crews Work To Open Lake Almanor Road Before Memorial Day Video included

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Caltrans is replacing a 55-year-old bridge that spans Lake Almanor's emergency spillway, and it plans to open a temporary road ahead of the busy Memorial Day weekend. 

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Authorities Seek Inmate Walkaway From Near Sparks City Hall Video included

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The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and Sparks Police need your help finding an inmate who walked away from a work crew on Tuesday morning.  

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    Spending time with family
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