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Bighorns Top Santa Cruz

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The Reno Bighorns (15-11) defeated the Santa Cruz Warriors (16-12) 117-112 Tuesday night at the Kaiser Permanente Arena in Santa Cruz. The victory over the Warriors moves the Bighorns into the second-place spot of the Pacific Division. 

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WCSD Asks Public for Feedback on Budget

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The Washoe County School District hosted one of five public forums on e-funding priorities of the district.

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Nevada Tops San Jose State 71-54

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Caleb Martin scored 24 points.

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'Achieve Tahoe' Helps Disabled Veterans Learn to Ski

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At Alpine Meadows Wednesday, disabled veterans got the chance of a lifetime to try something that many of them never thought they would ever do again.

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How Republicans Plan to Turn Nevada Red in 2018

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It wasn't long ago that the political strategy was all about finding a common message that appeals to the broadest audience possible. Now, it's the opposite: find out what individuals care about and then target micro-messages directly to them. The Republican machine is taking this to heart this campaign season, but they're doing it in a very old-fashioned way: canvassing neighborhoods.

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Prepping for Thursday's Wind Storm

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Wind damage is common around here, and with wind gusts expected to top 50mph Thursday, there's a few things you can do to prepare. 

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University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Offer Radon Test Kits/Presentations

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According to the UNCE, one in four homes in Nevada have elevated radon concentrations, and as a part of National Radon Action Month, UNCE is holding informal presentations and providing radon test kits.

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Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for New Apple Warehouse in Reno Video included

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Apple Inc. held a groundbreaking on a new warehouse on Evans Avenue in Reno on Wednesday. Governor Brian Sandoval, Apple CEO Tim Cook and Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve attended the event.

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How the Sky High Stock Market Affects You

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Even if you have no money invested, the stock market does impact you. How a record breaking high-altitude Dow is affecting your bank account…

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NDOT: Guardrail Replaced Along I-80 After Semi-Truck Crash Near Keystone Video included

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Nevada Department of Transportation says eastbound I-80 at Keystone Avenue has reopened to traffic after an earlier crash involving a semi-truck. 

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Reno Police Identify Driver Fatal Crash on McCarran Blvd., Talbot Lane Video included

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Reno Police have identified the driver who died after his white Volvo SUV hit a wall on south McCarran Blvd. at Talbot Lane on January 8th. 

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Community Forums Set to Discuss School District Funding Priorities

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The Washoe County School District will hold five community forums to share information about the expected budget shortfall, the community budget survey, and to hear community input. 

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Carson City Deputies Seek Woman in Business Crime Case

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The Carson City Sheriff’s Office needs your help finding woman in an alleged crime that occurred inside a Carson City business last month. 

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Dow Jones Closes Above 26,000 for First Time

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The Dow Jones industrial average closed above 26,000 points for the first time on Wednesday. Just one day earlier it opened above 26,000 points for the first time.

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Walmart Offers Way to Turn Leftover Opioids Into Useless Gel

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Walmart is helping customers get rid of leftover opioids by giving them packets that turn the addictive painkillers into a useless gel. 

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High Winds, Winter Storm Expected Later This Week Video included

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A strong to moderate winter storm will impact our region Thursday through Friday with a winter storm watch up for the Sierra. 

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Code Yellow Lockdown Lifted at Virginia Palmer Elementary School

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The Washoe County School District says the precautionary code yellow lockdown is lifted at Virginia Palmer Elementary School after earlier police activity in that area. 

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Appeals Court Tosses Lawsuit Seeking Legal California Prostitution

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A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that aimed to legalize prostitution in California. 

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Sparks Parks and Rec. Removes Trees at Shadow Mountain Park

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Shadow Mountain Sports Complex in Sparks has been where thousands meet to play for well over 30 years, but a part of its roots have been ripped out.

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Apple to Build Second Campus, Hire 20,000 in $350 Billion Pledge

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Apple is planning to build another corporate campus and hire 20,000 workers during the next five years as part of a $350 billion commitment to the U.S. economy. 

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Lyon County Sheriff's Deputies Arrest Man on Child Sex-Related Charges

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Lyon County Sheriff's Deputies say they have arrested a man on child sexual assault and child lewdness-related charges. 

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City of Oroville to Sue Over Losses Due to Dam Emergency Video included

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The city of Oroville plans to sue state water officials for damages caused when thousands of its residents had to be evacuated last year after the Oroville Dam spillways failed.

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Senator Flake Speaks About Dangers of Calling Facts "Fake News" Video included

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A Republican senator is denouncing President Donald Trump's use of the terms "fake news" and "enemy of the people" to describe the news media and stories he doesn't like.

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Crews in Northeast Nevada Seek Small Plane Bound for Utah

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An official says a search will continue near a mountain range in northeast Nevada for a twin-engine plane missing since the pilot reported trouble during icy and gusty weather last week.

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No Dog Flu Cases Reported Yet in Reno-Sparks, But Owners Should Be Alert Video included

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While us humans have suffered a particularly severe flu season, canines across the country have also been hit hard with their own flu virus. Local veterinarians say northern Nevadans should be on alert, but not necessarily alarmed.

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Department of Taxation Approves Permanent Recreational Pot Regulations Video included

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Permanent regulations are one step closer for Nevada's marijuana industry, after the Nevada Tax Commission approved the guidelines. 

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WCSD Board of Trustees Elects New Leadership

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The Washoe County School District Board of Trustees has elected Trustee Katy Simon Holland to serve as president for 2018 and Trustee Malena Raymond to serve as vice president.

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House Panel Subpoenas Steve Bannon in Russia Probe Showdown Video included

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The congressional subpoena came the same day The New York Times reported that Bannon has been subpoenaed by special counsel Robert Mueller to testify before a federal grand jury.

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Dutch Bros Coffee Opens First Reno Location Video included

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Dutch Bros Coffee opened its first Reno location on Wednesday. To celebrate its grand opening, the business will offer free 16-ounce drinks between 5 a.m. and 11 p.m. 

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Pot Shops Allowed to Make Home Deliveries Video included

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Nevada's marijuana regulators have tentatively given pot retailers a green light to begin home deliveries.

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Supporters of former Coach Ron Malcolm Pack School Board Meeting Video included

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A Washoe County School District board meeting was packed today, with many people there to support Coach Ron Malcolm. He was recently removed as a coach at Wooster High because of alleged racist comments he made to a player.

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Getting Paid Through the Fewest Hurdles

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One of the last things a homeowner wants to do is to talk with insurance companies, but it's a different when something happens to their home or property.

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2.8 Magnitude Earthquake in South Reno Video included

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Nevada Earthquakes Twitter is reporting a magnitude 2.8 earthquake that struck 3.5 km northeast of Galena High School in South Reno. 

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Hit and Run near Gold 'N Silver Inn

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Reno Police is investigating a hit and run in front of the Gold 'N Silver Inn that occurred Tuesday night.

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Deputy Crashes into Horses on Highway 50, Lanes are Back Open

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The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a crash between a Lyon County Sheriff's Deputy and horses on highway 50.

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Carson City Sheriff's Office Seeks Runaway Teen Boy Video included

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The Carson City Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a 17-year-old runaway. 

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