South Sugarloaf Fire Near Owyhee Swells Over 63,000 Acres
South Sugarloaf Fire Near Owyhee Swells Over 63,000 Acres

A lightning-sparked wildfire, that sparked on Friday, has now burned more than 63,000 acres and is only 20% contained southwest of Owyhee.  

August Sees Record Number of Washoe County Adoptions
August Sees Record Number of Washoe County Adoptions

53 children have been adopted in Washoe County during the month of August. Officials say that's the highest number of adoptions in a single month since 2011.  37 of those adoptions happened on Friday, alone. 

6 hrs 58 mins ago
U.S. Coast Guard Promoting Safety Tips Because of Rise in Paddleboard Popularity
U.S. Coast Guard Promoting Safety Tips Because of Rise in Paddleboard Popularity

Paddle boarding is becoming so popular with locals and tourists that the U.S. Coast Guard is stepping in to help better promote safety.

7 hrs 22 mins ago by Ryan Canaday
Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic This Saturday
Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic This Saturday

Prominence Health Plan and Saint Mary's Medical Group are hosting a drive-thru flu  shot clinic on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.

8 hrs 52 mins ago
Two Dead in Late Night Sun Valley Shooting
Two Dead in Late Night Sun Valley Shooting

There is no current threat to the public.

August 19th, 10:53 pm
Stone Fire Near Big Canyon In Modoc County At 22,610 Acres
Stone Fire Near Big Canyon In Modoc County At 22,610 Acres

The U.S. Forest Service, Modoc National Forest reports a wildfire burning 10 miles southwest of Canby in Modoc County, California. The Stone Fire is at 22,610 acres and is 10% contained.

9 hrs 22 mins ago
Reno Police Arrest Duo After Several Bar Burglaries
Reno Police Arrest Duo After Several Bar Burglaries

Reno Police say they have arrested two men in connection with a series of burglaries at area bars. 

10 hrs 30 mins ago
FAA Investigates Helicopter Crash; Nearby Wildfire Swells in Size
FAA Investigates Helicopter Crash; Nearby Wildfire Swells in Size

The FAA is investigating a helicopter crash that injured three people north of Battle Mountain on Saturday. A 59,000-acre wildfire is burning in the same area. 

August 19th, 9:33 am by Cynthia Sandoval
AP: Utah Firefighter Died After Fire Retardant Drop in California Fire
AP: Utah Firefighter Died After Fire Retardant Drop in California Fire

A preliminary report says a firefighter died last week from falling tree debris after a retardant drop on California's largest-ever wildfire.

July 30th, 9:58 pm
Caltrans Improves Bridges in El Dorado, Nevada and Placer Counties
Caltrans Improves Bridges in El Dorado, Nevada and Placer Counties

Caltrans is making improvements on eight bridges in El Dorado, Nevada and Placer Counties. The $3.6 million project is funded through California Senate Bill 1.

11 hrs 40 mins ago
Manufactured Homes' New Popularity in Reno-Sparks
Manufactured Homes' New Popularity in Reno-Sparks

Prices are hitting new records in our housing market, but there is an alternative that's gaining popularity…and losing its stigma.

11 hrs 47 mins ago by John Potter
RTC to Hold Community Meeting for Midtown to UNR Bicycle Improvements
RTC to Hold Community Meeting for Midtown to UNR Bicycle Improvements

The Regional Transportation Commission wants your input on possible bicycle improvements for the Midtown to UNR corridor on Center Street and Sierra Street. 

13 hrs 32 mins ago
Small Plane Crashes on Phoenix Street, 1 Killed, 1 Hurt
Small Plane Crashes on Phoenix Street, 1 Killed, 1 Hurt

 Authorities say one person has died and another is injured after a small plane crashed in a Phoenix intersection.  

14 hrs 47 mins ago
President Trump: 'I Allowed McGahn to Cooperate in Probe'
President Trump: 'I Allowed McGahn to Cooperate in Probe'

President Trump says he is not worried about what the White House chief lawyer told Special Counsel Robert Mueller in a series of interviews. 

14 hrs 54 mins ago
AP: Prosecutors Preparing Charges Against Michael Cohen
AP: Prosecutors Preparing Charges Against Michael Cohen

Two people familiar with the federal investigation of Michael Cohen told The Associated Press prosecutors are preparing criminal charges against Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer that could be brought before month's end.  

14 hrs 57 mins ago
Washoe County Sets Single Month Record for Number of Kids Adopted
Washoe County Sets Single Month Record for Number of Kids Adopted

Washoe County says the total number of children adopted into a forever home throughout the month of August is now 53, higher than any month since 2011.  

15 hrs 13 mins ago
The Eagles Surpass King of Pop, Now Have No.1 Album of All-Time
The Eagles Surpass King of Pop, Now Have No.1 Album of All-Time

The Eagles' greatest hits album has moonwalked past Michael Jackson's "Thriller" to become history's best-selling album of all-time. 

16 hrs 37 mins ago
Brennan Gets Offers for Legal Action on Clearance Revocation
Brennan Gets Offers for Legal Action on Clearance Revocation

Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.

August 17th, 9:25 am
Jury Begins Third Day of Deliberations in Manafort Fraud Trial
Jury Begins Third Day of Deliberations in Manafort Fraud Trial

Jury deliberations have resumed in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Monday marks the third day that jurors ponder the 18-count indictment.

August 13th, 12:00 pm
Bull Market in Stocks Poised to Set Record for Longest Ever
Bull Market in Stocks Poised to Set Record for Longest Ever

The bull market in stocks is poised this week to break the record as the longest in the history of U.S. trading. 

18 hrs 44 mins ago
Pope Francis: "We showed no care for the little ones"
Pope Francis: "We showed no care for the little ones"

Statement on decades of misconduct by the Catholic Church in the United States.

21 hrs 15 mins ago by Annette Williams
Virginia City Rodeo Adds Fiesta Del Charro for First Time Ever
Virginia City Rodeo Adds Fiesta Del Charro for First Time Ever

This weekend in Virginia City, there was your normal cattle run down C Street and exciting events at the fairgrounds, but it was the first time people could see what a Fiesta Del Charro is like.

August 19th, 7:51 pm by Brandon Fuhs
Crews Put Out Fire in Sun Valley Backyard
Crews Put Out Fire in Sun Valley Backyard

Firefighters put out a small fire in a Sun Valley backyard on Pit Lane Sunday afternoon.

August 19th, 1:58 pm by Cynthia Sandoval
Aces Drop Series Finale to Salt Lake
Aces Drop Series Finale to Salt Lake

Salt Lake jumped on Aces starter Matt Koch in the top of the first inning. The Bees came around to score five runs on five hits thanks to a leadoff home run from shortstop Luis Rengifo.

August 19th, 5:01 pm
Five Reno Business Fail Alcohol Compliance Check
Five Reno Business Fail Alcohol Compliance Check

On Saturday, August 18 member of the Regional Street Enforcement Team teamed up with Join Together Northern Nevada to conduct an Underage Alcohol Compliance check during the Pirate Crawl. This is where four volunteers, all under 21 go to businesses that serve alcohol to see if they will serve them drinks. They all use their actual state ID's. They went to businesses in downtown and midtown Reno. Of the 30 businesses checked, five failed the test and ser...

August 19th, 3:06 pm
Donation Drive for Carr Fire Victims This Weekend
Donation Drive for Carr Fire Victims This Weekend

McQueen High School football team will be holding another donation drive this weekend for the victims of the Redding Carr Fire. 

August 14th, 12:46 pm
Missing Woman Found Safe
Missing Woman Found Safe

Laura Adame has been found safe. 

August 19th, 11:19 am by Cynthia Sandoval
Ferguson Fire 100% Contained
Ferguson Fire 100% Contained

The Ferguson Fire that raged in California for over a month is now 100% contained burning a total of 96,901 acres.

July 14th, 1:26 pm
Fire Started by Juvenile Burns Near Homes in Stead
Fire Started by Juvenile Burns Near Homes in Stead

The Reno Fire Department says a juvenile started a fire that burned near homes in Stead Saturday night.

August 18th, 11:59 pm by Matt McDaniel
Truckee Meadows Fire Spots Trailer Fire, Knocks it Down Quickly
Truckee Meadows Fire Spots Trailer Fire, Knocks it Down Quickly

The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District says an engine returning from another call was able to spot a trailer on fire Saturday night, and quickly put the flames out.

August 18th, 10:36 pm by Matt McDaniel
Macy's Backstage Store Opens At Meadowood Mall
Macy's Backstage Store Opens At Meadowood Mall

Saturday, Macy's Backstage store opened inside the Macy's store at Meadowood Mall in Reno. Along with discount clothing, the off price store has items that the regular Macy's stores might not carry like pet toys and groceries. Crews carved out more than 12,000 square feet within the Macy’s department store on the second floor to make room for the news store.

August 18th, 5:19 pm
Tire Malfunction Causes Car To Rollover, No Injuries
Tire Malfunction Causes Car To Rollover, No Injuries

Crews say a woman and a small child did not suffer any injuries after they rolled down an embankment on Saturday. 

August 18th, 12:43 pm by Cynthia Sandoval
TMFPD: Large Bird Nesting On Power Pole Caused Berry Fire
TMFPD: Large Bird Nesting On Power Pole Caused Berry Fire

UPDATE: TMFPD says the fire is now 100% contained. 

August 17th, 2:56 pm
Things 2 Do This Weekend!
Things 2 Do This Weekend!

This weekend is going to be a blast, with events like Dragon Boat Racing, the Greek Festival, and even a rodeo in Virginia City!  

August 17th, 6:42 am by Bryan Hofmann
RV Is A Total Loss After Fire at Shamrock RV Park
RV Is A Total Loss After Fire at Shamrock RV Park

Crews say that a fire broke out at the Shamrock RV Park on Parr Saturday afternoon, destroying one RV. 

August 18th, 4:49 pm by Cynthia Sandoval
Family: Aaron Salazar Begins To Speak
Family: Aaron Salazar Begins To Speak

Aaron Salazar's family says he is beginning to speak. The 22-year-old was found severely injured next to railroad tracks in Truckee in May.

May 22nd, 5:56 pm by Elizabeth Olveda

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