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5th Annual 'Made in Tahoe Festival' This Memorial Day Weekend

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The 5th Annual Made In Tahoe Festival returns to the Village at Squaw Valley for Memorial Day Weekend.

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Summer Safety: What You Need to Know For Memorial Day Weekend

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As the community begins to think about lighting grills, launching kayaks in the river and playing with pets at the park, local officials have some important safety tips to share.

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Reno 1868 FC Plays to Draw with Colorado Springs

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Forward Dane Kelly scored his eighth goal in four games and Antoine Hoppenot notched two goals but Reno 1868 FC had to settle for a 3-3 tie against Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC. 

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Bicyclist Suffers Head Trauma After Crash at Sullivan and I Street Video included

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One man is in the hospital after he was involved in a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash in Sparks Friday afternoon.

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Downed Power Line in Sun Valley

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Crews have confined  a structure fire on Sun Blest Circle in Sun Valley. 

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Motorcycle Crash on U.S. 50 at Fairview, Serious Injuries Video included

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Crews are on scene of a motorcycle crash in Carson, near U.S. 50 and Fairview.

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Lake Lahontan Full for First Time in Years Video included

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For the past few years Lake Lahontan has been pretty much empty, but this years thanks to the incredible winter we had the lake is full. 

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Nevada Fine Arts Asks For Helping Find Suspects Who Stole Watercolor paint

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Local art shop Nevada Fine Arts is asking for help finding two suspects who they say stole more than $2,000 of merchandise from them.

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Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band Dies at Age 69 Video included

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A publicist for rock legend Gregg Allman says the organist and singer for The Allman Brothers Band has died. He was 69.

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Governor Sandoval Signs 19 Bills Into Law Saturday

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Governor Brian Sandoval Saturday signed several bills into law including measures that will provide voters with physical disabilities more accommodations at polling locations, codify into state law existing regulations allowing for eSports betting and wagering on other specific events, and allow the authorization of a funding stream for enhancements to Nevada state parks and museums. 

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Ex-Senate Staffer, Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning Has Died

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Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who went on to serve in Congress, has died. He was 85.

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Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Crash on Greenbrae, 1 Hospitalized Video included

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One person was hospitalized after a vehicle versus pedestrian crash late Friday night.

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Visitors Plan for Ski Resorts and Lake Tahoe during the Holiday Video included

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Memorial Day weekend marks the latest Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe has ever stayed open during a season, passing the previous mark of May 8th in 2016. 

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Stable Gas Prices Expected to Boost Memorial Day Road Trips Video included

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AAA predicts that 39 million Americans will drive at least 50 miles this weekend, up 2.7% from the same holiday last year. 

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'Things 2 Do!' This Weekend Video included

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Memorial Day is about honoring our current and fallen heroes and there are lots of ways to do that this weekend. There is so much going on around town this weekend! Here's some 'Things 2 Do!'

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Aces Take Series From Cubs

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The Reno Aces (30-19) battled to earn the seven to six series victory over the Iowa Cubs (21-26) after coming back twice in the final game at Principal Park on Friday evening.

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California Official Says High-Speed Rail Project Can Proceed

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California's High Speed Rail Authority has been cleared to proceed with a $2 billion plan to electrify Caltrain tracks between San Francisco and San Jose.

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Gov. Sandoval Signs 32 Bills Into Law on Friday

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On Friday, Governor Brian Sandoval signed 32 bills into law including speeding up the employee background check process, consumer protection on rental trucks, and additional criteria for water right holders for time extensions.

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Last Minute Amendment Could Change Reno City Council Structure Video included

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A last minute amendment to the City of Reno's charter plan in the legislature could change the structure of Reno's City Council. 

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Season Ends for Wolf Pack Baseball Team After Loss to Fresno St.

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The University of Nevada baseball team’s season came to an end on Friday afternoon with a 15-5 loss to Fresno State in the Mountain West Championship. Mark Nowaczewski (6-6) suffered the loss after allowing 10 earned runs on 11 hits. 

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Fugitive Arrested After Car Chase and Search in Sparks Video included

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Washoe County Sheriff's Office says they have detained the second suspect after searching in the area of Disc Drive and Sparks Boulevard in Sparks.

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Federal Judge Tosses Out Life Sentences for D.C. Sniper Malvo

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A federal judge has tossed out two life sentences for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings.

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Two Women Not Seriously Hurt After SUV Plunges Into Carson River Video included

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Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong says two women were not seriously hurt after their SUV plunged into the Carson River early Friday morning.

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Sparks Police Seek Duo in Commercial Burglary Case Video included

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Sparks Police need your help finding a man and a woman in connection with an early morning burglary at a Walmart on May 7th.

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Parole & Probation Seeks Man Who May Be in Reno Area Video included

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The Department of Parole and Probation needs your help finding a convicted drug dealer.

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U.S. Plans First Test of ICBM Intercept, With North Korea on Mind Video included

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With North Korea's nuclear missile threat in mind, the Pentagon is planning a missile defense test next week that for the first time will target an intercontinental-range missile.

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Nevada Inmate Dies at Carson Tahoe Regional Hospital

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The Nevada Department of Corrections says an inmate has died at Carson Tahoe Regional Hospital.

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Singer Ariana Grande to Return for Manchester Benefit Concert Video included

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American singer Ariana Grande says she will return to Manchester for a benefit concert to raise money for attack victims and their families.

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New Bills About Reproductive Health In Nevada

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Nevada lawmakers are sending Gov. Brian Sandoval several bills focused on assisting working mothers and reproductive health.Nevada lawmakers are sending Gov. Brian Sandoval several bills focused on assisting working mothers and reproductive health.

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Teen Sentenced To Prison For 7-Eleven Robbery Video included

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Two teens are arrested after an armed robbery last year. The Washoe County District Attorney's office sentenced one to 15 years in prison for his role. 

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El Dorado Deputies Arrest Gymnastics Teacher Accused of Molestation Video included

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El Dorado Sheriff’s Deputies say they have arrested a gymnastics instructor accused of molesting a girl for several years.

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Greg Gianforte Wins Montana's House Seat, Apologizes to Reporter Video included

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A Montana Republican businessman won the state's U.S. House seat after being charged with assaulting a reporter on the eve of the election.

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Lawyer Says Kushner Willing to Cooperate With Investigators Video included

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President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, his attorney said.

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Israel Sends Egypt Condolences Over Deadly Bus Attack Video included

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Israel is strongly condemning the attack by masked gunmen on a bus carrying Christians in neighboring Egypt that killed 28 people.

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Future of Nevada Charter School in Jeopardy Video included

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The future of one of Nevada's Public Charter Schools is in jeopardy. Nevada Connections Academy, an online charter school that serves as an alternative for kindergarten through 12th grade students who struggle in traditional, public schools.

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Vehicle Crash Closed Traffic Lanes on Virginia Street Video included

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A two-vehicle crash has partially closed lanes on Virginia Street, just south of the Peppermill.

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Police Search For Robbery Suspect Near Eldorado

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Reno Police are searching for a suspect wanted for attempting to rob a casino patron.

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Governor Sandoval Signs 12 Bills on Thursday Video included

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Governor Brian Sandoval signed 12 bills into law on Thursday including a statewide broadband modernization effort, an act requiring bodycams on most law enforcement officers, and a bill to make it easier to transition to State service from internship and student programs.

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Researchers Test Drone Traffic Control in Reno

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As more drones take to the skies in Nevada, officials now have to figure out how to keep them from crashing into each other.

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Vehicle Versus Bicycle Crash Near Kietzke and Stewart Video included

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Reno Police say there is a vehicle versus bicycle crash near Kietzke and Stewart.

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Nevada Track & Field Competes in Day One of NCAA West Prelims

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Three members of the Nevada Wolf Pack track & field team wrapped up their season Thursday, opening action at the 2017 NCAA West Preliminaries in Austin, Texas.

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Keeping Ozone Levels Down Video included

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Our air quality is usually in the good or moderate range but it dipped into the unhealthy for sensitive groups level this week. Along with fires, cars will also contribute to our air quality this summer.

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LCSO: Fire in Dayton Knocked Down Video included

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Update: Lyon County Sheriff's Office says the fire on Keystone has been knocked down.

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Sparks Police Seek Missing, Suicidal Man Video included

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Sparks Police are asking for help finding a suicidal, 74 year-old man who went missing earlier this month.

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Sparks Police Seek Woman Missing Since May 4th

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Sparks Police need your help finding 24-year-old Chastity Renee Valencia, who was last seen on May 4th. 

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Lyon County Sheriff's Office Searching for Missing Teen

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The Lyon County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to locate a missing teen from Fernley.

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