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Public Utilities Commission Hears Input on Proposed Rate Increase Video included

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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>>

Aces Crushed in Salt Lake

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The Aces’ offense never kicked into gear in a 12-3 loss to the Salt Lake Bees Wednesday night at Smith’s Ballpark.  More>>

Martinez, Washoe County School District Struggle Over Employment Video included

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Has he been fired or is he on leave? That's one of many questions surrounding Pedro Martinez. Just yesterday the Board of Trustees for the Washoe County School District held a closed-door meeting and emerged to announce he had been relieved of his superintendent duties. More>>

Douglas Deputies Say Woman Swindled Shop Customers

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Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a woman they say tried to receive money under false pretenses following an undercover investigation. More>>

WCSD: Martinez on Paid Leave, While Lawyer Says He Was Fired Video included

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The Washoe County School District now says Pedro Martinez wasn’t fired, he was put on leave.
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Parents Weigh in on WCSD Superintendent Change Video included

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As you can imagine, parents had some strong reactions to this change in leadership just a few weeks before the new school year. Reactions were mixed from parents about this decision. More>>

Driver's Edge Gears Up for 10th Course in Reno Video included

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Driver's Edge is kicking off their 10th training course in Reno. It helps teach Northern Nevada teens to learn life-saving skills on the road. More>>

Reno Police Arrest Man on Lewdness Charge

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Reno police officers have arrested a man on suspicion of lewdness with a child under the age of 14. More>>

Former WCSD Superintendent Pedro Martinez Speaks Out After Firing Video included

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In a Channel 2 News interview, former Washoe County School District Superintendent Pedro Martinez reveals his abrupt departure caught him off guard. More>>

NDOW Captures, Releases Two Black Bears

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The Nevada Department of Wildlife says it captured and released two black bears back into the wild on Tuesday. More>>

Getting Healthier Food to the Needy Video included

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Getting healthier food to the people who can least afford it…Reno food banks shift their focus to providing more fresh produce. More>>

GM Issues Six More Vehicle Recalls

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General Motors is issuing six more recalls covering a total of almost 718,000 vehicles in the U.S. The latest recalls bring the total for GM so far this year to 60, affecting a record 29.7 million cars and trucks.
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RTC: SouthEast Connector Phase 1 Ahead of Schedule

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

Deputies Arrest Man on Attempted Murder Charge, Seek Second Suspect

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Washoe County deputies have a man in custody and are looking for another suspect in an attempted murder Tuesday night in Sun Valley. More>>

Forest Service Expands Ban on Exploding Targets Video included

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The U.S. Forest Service has banned exploding targets in southern Idaho, southwestern Wyoming, Nevada, Utah and a small portion of eastern California because of wildfire and public safety concerns. More>>

FAA Continues Ban on U.S. Flights to Tel Aviv

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The Federal Aviation Administration says it will continue its ban on U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv while assessing the danger of rocket attacks. More>>

CBS Says Colbert Keeping CBS' 'Late Show' in NYC

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Stephen Colbert will not only be following in David Letterman's footsteps, he'll be doing it on the same stage. More>>

Chrysler Recalls Jeep SUVs for Ignition Switches

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Chrysler is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could fall out of the "run" position, shutting off the engine and disabling air bags as well as power-assisted steering and braking. More>>

Head of Troubled CDC Anthrax Lab Resigns

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Health officials say that the head of the government lab which potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned. More>>

Statewide Contest Announced for Final Sesquicentennial Medallion

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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>>

Malaysia Jet Victims' Bodies Arrive in Netherlands Video included

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Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have landed in the southern city of Eindhoven. More>>

Crews Make Gains on Massive Washington State Wildfire

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Firefighters are making progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control, with wetter weather bringing some relief but also raising concerns about flash flooding. More>>

President Obama Attributes Wildfires to Climate Change

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President Barack Obama says a wildfire that has burned nearly 400 square miles in the north-central part of Washington state, along with blazes in other Western areas, can be attributed to climate change. More>>

Police Find Man After Five Hour Search

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 Douglas County Sheriff Deputies with the help of Washoe County and the Raven Helicopter have found the man they have been searching for after a domestic dispute.  More>>

Man Arrested for Eluding Police

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A man is behind bars after running from Police numerous times Tuesday. More>>

Inmate Dies at Northern Nevada Correctional Center

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The Nevada Department of Corrections says an inmate has died at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City. More>>

Lake Tahoe Presents Shakespeare Under the Stars Video included

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The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival has kicked off at Sand Harbor, featuring the comedy "As You Like It." More>>

U.S.: No Evidence of Direct Russian Link to Plane Video included

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Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. More>>

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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  • Slow North Dakota city fire alert raises concern

    Slow North Dakota city fire alert raises concern

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:23 AM EDT2014-07-24 12:23:59 GMT
    A more efficient system must be established to alert residents of danger in North Dakota's booming oil patch, an emergency manager and residents said, after authorities failed to alert the public for more than...More >>
    A more efficient system must be established to alert residents of danger in North Dakota's booming oil patch, an emergency manager and residents said, after authorities failed to alert the public for more than six...More >>
  • Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

    Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:53 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:53:04 GMT
    German efforts to prosecute aging war criminals suffered a setback this week with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker who had long been in the crosshairs of Nazi hunters.More >>
    German efforts to prosecute aging war criminals suffered a setback this week with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker who had long been in the crosshairs of Nazi hunters.More >>
  • Family: Teen pilot who crashed in ocean knew risks

    Family: Teen pilot who crashed in ocean knew risks

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:52:23 GMT
    The family of an Indiana teenager who crashed in the Pacific Ocean during an around-the-world flight says he knew the risks and had prepared for them.More >>
    Haris Suleman knew that flying around the world carried risks. But like adventurers before him, the 17-year-old pilot from Indiana also believed dreams aren't achieved without taking chances.More >>
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