Ask Joe: Fines for drivers who ignore wind warnings?
From the Ask Joe file a question about weather and traffic rules. Corrine wrote in asking what are the consequences are for big drivers who ignore the high wind warnings when they are posted in places like Washoe Valley ? It's a good question.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
High winds expected through Thursday in Reno-Tahoe
High winds and rain in the Sierra were expected overnight into Thursday as a fast-moving storm system sweeps through the Reno-Tahoe area.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Washoe County Begins Weed Control Program This Month
With spring just around the corner, Washoe County's Community Services Department is preparing to launch its annual weed abatement program.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
NHP: Multiple accidents between Reno and Washoe Valley this morning
The Nevada Highway Patrol is on the scene of multiple accidents on I-580 between Bowers Mansion and Reno this morning.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Car in high-speed chase starting in Mono County last seen in Washoe...
A high-speed chase that started in Mono County, Calif., continued through Northern Nevada on Saturday, and authorities were still searching for the driver Saturday evening.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
2,000 acres in Washoe Valley to be preserved
"It has been a 15-year effort to acquire the historic Winters Ranch lands which lie between Washoe Lake and Davis Creek, and Bowers Mansion Park to the west," said Planning and Development Division Director Bill Whitney.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Car in high-speed chase starting in Mono County last seen in Washoe Valley
A high-speed chase that started in Mono County, Calif., continued through Northern Nevada on Saturday, and authorities were still searching for the driver Saturday afternoon.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Highway Patrol Searches for Chase Suspect
The Nevada Highway Patrol is searching for a man who led them and other law enforcement agencies on a high speed chase overnight.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Semi overturned in Washoe Valley
Lanes on Hwy 395 southbound in Washoe Valley are blocked by an overturned semi-truck, likely due to the high winds.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Animal sanctuary hosts fundraiser tonight
The Canine Rehabilitation Center and Sanctuary will host a fundraiser today from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Grove.
Rain but no snow in Valley forecast
Flags fly over the Douglas County Courthouse in Minden on Friday as the Eighth Street iceberg slowly melts.Warmer temperatures and rain this weekend should speed its demise.