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Reno-Sparks Residents Asked to Cut Outdoor Water Use

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Truckee River flows will likely drop to a level that will require TMWA to tap into its drought reserves. So, they are asking customers to reduce outdoor water use. More>>

Sand Harbor Boat Ramp Closed to Power Boats

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The boat ramp at Sand Harbor is now closed to power boats for the remainder of the summer season due to low water levels at Lake Tahoe. More>>

Night in the Country Music Festival Raises Money for Local Youth Video included

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It's a three day music festival that brings thousands of fans to the middle of Yerington every summer. In Northern Nevada, it's an event second in size only to Burning Man. More>>

Business Leaders Consider Action Against School Board Trustees

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Business leaders involved with the Committee on Excellence in Education for the Washoe County School District are meeting to discuss the situation between school district trustees and their superintendent. More>>

Hotels Fill Up as Hot August Nights Rolls Into Town Video included

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Hot August Nights is expected to bring in thousands of people from across the United States and even beyond. But when they are in town, where do they go? Area hotels are expecting a busy week. More>>

Crews Increase Containment on Northern California Wildfire

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Fire officials are optimistic they may soon have the upper hand on a wildfire burning near vineyards in Northern California that has led to evacuation orders for more about 1,200 people. More>>

Deal on Veterans' Health Care Costs at Least $15 Billion

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A bipartisan deal to improve veterans health care would authorize at least $15 billion in emergency spending to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays. More>>

Officials: Little Risk of Ebola Outbreak in U.S.

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U.S. health officials are monitoring the Ebola outbreak in Africa but say the risk of the deadly germ spreading to the United States is remote. The Centers for Disease Control on Monday sent a health alert to U.S. doctors about the outbreak. More>>

Police Charge 2 Men in Fatal Philadelphia Carjacking

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Philadelphia police have charged two men with murder in a carjacking and subsequent crash that killed three children and critically injured their mother as they were selling fruit on a street corner. More>>

WCSD Receives 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

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Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense office, announced today that the Washoe County School District is one of 15 recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. More>>

Israel Military: 9 Soldiers Killed in Gaza Attacks Video included

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The Israeli military says nine soldiers have been killed in separate attacks in ongoing Gaza fighting. More>>

FAA Proposes to Fine Southwest Airlines $12 Million

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The government is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply in three separate cases with safety regulations related to repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners. More>>

New York Times Calls for Marijuana Legalization Video included

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After voters in Colorado and Washington state gave the green light for recreational use, the New York Times is adding its voice to the call for legalization of marijuana. More>>

U.S. Forest Service to Thin Trees in South Shore

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The U.S. Forest Service will continue with their thinning of trees on Lake Tahoe's South Shore on Monday. They will be thinning various spots and will start with burning 170 acres of national forest land. More>>

Medicare Hospital Fund to Last 4 Years Longer Video included

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The government says Medicare's finances have improved. The program's hospital trust fund won't be exhausted until 2030 -- four years later than last year's estimate. More>>

Observers, Crash Investigators Kept Away by Fighting in Ukraine Video included

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A member of an observation team trying to reach the debris from the Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine says, "We are sick and tired of being interrupted by gunfights." More>>

Residential Fire Leaves Woman Severely Burned

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The Reno Fire Department is still investigating a fire that broke out late Sunday Night. More>>

Lightning Strikes Injure 14 in Calif.

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Lightning struck 14 people, leaving two critically injured, as rare summer thunderstorms swept through Southern California on Sunday, authorities said. More>>

Benches Clearing Brawl Overshadows Aces 7-3 Win

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In a game punctuated by two benches-clearing incidents, the Reno Aces defeated the Albuquerque Isotopes, 7-3, to even up the four-game series at one win apiece.
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Immunize Nevada Holding Back to School Immunization Clinics

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