Things 2 Do This Holiday Weekend!
Things 2 Do This Holiday Weekend!

Get ready for the hunt! That's right kiddos, don't put all your eggs in one basket, we have plenty of egg hunts to visit! As well as a few things for the adults in this week's Things 2 Do!  

U.S. Senator Cory Booker to Hold Events in Minden, Reno Friday
U.S. Senator Cory Booker to Hold Events in Minden, Reno Friday

Presidential hopeful and New Jersey Senator Cory Booker will be in northern Nevada this week. 

April 15th, 1:58 PM PDT
Hurricane Michael Upgraded to Category 5 at Time of U.S. Landfall
Hurricane Michael Upgraded to Category 5 at Time of U.S. Landfall

Weather forecasters have posthumously upgraded last fall's Hurricane Michael from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5. 

1 hr 17 mins ago
California Couple Who Shackled Children Face Life in Prison
California Couple Who Shackled Children Face Life in Prison

David and Louise Turpin are due Friday in Riverside County Superior Court for a proceeding that is largely a formality.  

2 hrs 26 mins ago
House Committee Subpoenas Mueller's Report
House Committee Subpoenas Mueller's Report

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee has issued a subpoena for special counsel Robert Mueller's report and the underlying materials.
  

3 hrs 38 mins ago
Biden Expected to Launch Presidential Campaign Next Week
Biden Expected to Launch Presidential Campaign Next Week

Former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to announce he's running for president next week.  

4 hrs 6 mins ago
Partisan Reaction in Nevada to Mueller's Russia Probe Report
Partisan Reaction in Nevada to Mueller's Russia Probe Report

Reaction is breaking along partisan lines in Nevada after special counsel Robert Mueller's released his report.

5 hrs 11 mins ago
Ear Gauging Repair
Ear Gauging Repair

Ear stretching or lobe gauging, while it goes back a long way, it really became popular in the U.S. about a decade ago. However, now some people are being forced to close them up.  Who is offering to help in Health Watch.

14 hrs 18 mins ago by Kristen Remington
Douglas County Officials Warn Resident of Possible Flooding this Weekend
Douglas County Officials Warn Resident of Possible Flooding this Weekend

Douglas County officials say there could be some minor flooding near Genoa and Minden this weekend due to excessive runoff from snowmelt.

15 hrs 5 mins ago by Brandon Fuhs
Cortez Masto Celebrates $40 Million Transportation Grant
Cortez Masto Celebrates $40 Million Transportation Grant

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto met with local leaders to discuss funding for local transportation projects.

15 hrs 50 mins ago by Paul Nelson
AMBER Alert For Girl and Duo Canceled
AMBER Alert For Girl and Duo Canceled

UPDATE: The Amber Alert has been canceled.

22 hrs 37 mins ago
Reaching 80 Degrees Before The Cooler Easter Weather Arrives
Reaching 80 Degrees Before The Cooler Easter Weather Arrives

I think it’s safe to say that spring has sprung in the Truckee Meadows. Highs on Friday will be in the low 80’s with plenty of sunshine and light winds, so enjoy! 

16 hrs 58 mins ago by Angela Schilling
Justice Department Releases Redacted Mueller Report to Congress, Public
Justice Department Releases Redacted Mueller Report to Congress, Public

Several pages in that first section are almost entirely blacked out. The report's second section, examining possible obstruction by President Donald Trump, appears more lightly redacted.

April 18th, 4:07 AM PDT
District Attorney's Office Finds 2018 Officer-Involved Shooting Justified
District Attorney's Office Finds 2018 Officer-Involved Shooting Justified

The Washoe County District Attorney's Office announced the officer-involved shooting that happened in January of 2018 at the 1100 Place Apartments on 15th Street in Sparks was justified. 

January 24th, 10:44 PM PST by Landon Miller
Nevada Women's Track and Field Sophomore, Ader Breaks Long Jump School Record
Nevada Women's Track and Field Sophomore, Ader Breaks Long Jump School Record

Nevada women’s track and field sophomore Nicola Ader broke the long jump school record at today’s final day of the Bryan Clay Invitational and Multis.

18 hrs 16 mins ago
Someone 2 Know: Adam Heinz
Someone 2 Know: Adam Heinz

This week, people are honoring dispatchers...and our Someone 2 Know knows how important the work is. 

April 18th, 7:51 AM PDT by Andi Guevara
National Enquirer Being Sold to Former Newsstand Mogul
National Enquirer Being Sold to Former Newsstand Mogul

The National Enquirer is being sold to the former head of the airport newsstand company Hudson News. Tabloid owner American Media says it is selling the supermarket weekly to James Cohen. 

20 hrs 32 mins ago
Sheriff: No One Home at Lake Tahoe Estate in 'Swatting' Case
Sheriff: No One Home at Lake Tahoe Estate in 'Swatting' Case

Authorities say a call about a pregnant 13-year-old girl being held at gunpoint by her father in a Lake Tahoe shoreline estate turned out to be a hoax telephoned through a crisis hotline. 

21 hrs 44 mins ago
Police Official: Short-Circuit 'Most Likely' Caused Notre Dame Fire
Police Official: Short-Circuit 'Most Likely' Caused Notre Dame Fire

A French judicial police official said investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused Notre Dame Cathedral fire.

April 17th, 6:30 AM PDT
Sparks Drive-In to Host Free Movie Night on Thursday
Sparks Drive-In to Host Free Movie Night on Thursday

The drive-in theater in Sparks will be hosting Customer Appreciation Night on Thursday with free movies for everyone.

April 17th, 6:10 PM PDT
Sen. McConnell Proposes National Minimum Age of 21 for Tobacco
Sen. McConnell Proposes National Minimum Age of 21 for Tobacco

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally.

April 18th, 9:37 AM PDT
Man Arrested After Trying to Hit Someone with Car at Fantasy Girls
Man Arrested After Trying to Hit Someone with Car at Fantasy Girls

The Reno Police Department say they arrested a man after he tried hitting another person with his car at Fantasy Girls.

April 18th, 4:03 AM PDT
Reno Police Say Two Runaways Found Safe
Reno Police Say Two Runaways Found Safe

Reno Police say both missing juveniles in the Reno-Sparks-Washoe County area have been found safe and have been returned to their homes.

April 17th, 12:37 PM PDT
President Trump's Adviser Visits Moscow for Talks on Bilateral Issues
President Trump's Adviser Visits Moscow for Talks on Bilateral Issues

The Kremlin spokesman says a U.S. presidential adviser has traveled to Russia for talks.

April 18th, 3:34 AM PDT
Public Defender, Two Private Lawyers Bid for Washoe Bench
Public Defender, Two Private Lawyers Bid for Washoe Bench

The state's Judicial Selection Commission has recommended three lawyers as candidates to fill a family court judge vacancy in Washoe County.

April 18th, 3:33 AM PDT
Church Membership in US Plummets Over Past 20 Years
Church Membership in US Plummets Over Past 20 Years

The percentage of U.S. adults who belong to a church or other religious institution has plunged by 20 percentage points over the past two decades.

April 18th, 3:29 AM PDT
Court Sets Hearing on Trump Administration's Asylum Policy
Court Sets Hearing on Trump Administration's Asylum Policy

A federal appeals court scheduled a hearing next week over whether to stop the Trump administration from forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for immigration court hearings.

April 18th, 3:26 AM PDT
Forecasters Turn to Array of Technology to Fight Floodwaters
Forecasters Turn to Array of Technology to Fight Floodwaters

An arsenal of new technology is being put to the test fighting floods this year as rivers inundate towns and farm fields across the central United States.

April 18th, 3:24 AM PDT
Measles Cases Reported Nationwide, Local Experts Stress Importance of Vaccines
Measles Cases Reported Nationwide, Local Experts Stress Importance of Vaccines

This year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports the second most measles cases in a single year since 2000 when measles was considered eradicated in the United States.

April 17th, 7:21 PM PDT by Brandon Fuhs
Assembly Passes National Popular Vote Bill
Assembly Passes National Popular Vote Bill

Nevada could joins 14 other states and Washington, D.C. to award its electoral votes to the winner of the national popular vote during a presidential election. 

April 17th, 6:54 PM PDT by Paul Nelson
Occupancy Increasing at Iron Horse Shopping Center, Demand Increasing For Commercial Real Estate in Reno and Sparks
Occupancy Increasing at Iron Horse Shopping Center, Demand Increasing For Commercial Real Estate in Reno and Sparks

Just a couple years ago, the Iron Horse Shopping Center in Sparks was struggling. However, since 2016, the retail center has given itself a complete makeover. 

April 17th, 6:47 PM PDT by Ryan Canaday
How Our Crazy Weather Compares to The Rest of the Country
How Our Crazy Weather Compares to The Rest of the Country

No matter where you live, including Northern Nevada, the weather can be fascinating and some could even call it crazy. So how do we compare with the rest of the country? The facts might surprise you. 

April 17th, 6:29 PM PDT by Angela Schilling
Nevada Women's Golf Earns Program-Best Second Place Finish at MW Championship
Nevada Women's Golf Earns Program-Best Second Place Finish at MW Championship

Nearly overcoming a 10-shot deficit, the Nevada women’s golf team earned a program-best second place finish at the 2019 Mountain West Championship.

April 17th, 5:56 PM PDT
Governor Sisolak Celebrates First 100 Days in Office
Governor Sisolak Celebrates First 100 Days in Office

Today is Governor Sisolak's 100th day in office!

April 17th, 3:31 PM PDT
Reno Police Arrest Man For Trying to Strike Someone With Vehicle
Reno Police Arrest Man For Trying to Strike Someone With Vehicle

The Reno Police Department says they arrested a man for assault with a deadly weapon and for possession of methamphetamine after he tried to strike someone with his car.

April 17th, 4:12 PM PDT
WCSO Seeks Identity of Three Suspects of Possible Home Invasion
WCSO Seeks Identity of Three Suspects of Possible Home Invasion

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office (WCSO) says detectives are looking to locate and identify three suspects of a possible home invasion that took place on Monday afternoon in Sun Valley. 

April 17th, 3:58 PM PDT

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