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3 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal
The federal investigator handling the crash of a light plane east of Carson City says at this point, he and others are "looking at everything" to try to figure out what happened.
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7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
And that's why hundreds of highly-trained volunteers are on standby available at a moment's notice to help in emergencies.
13 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
Washoe County Park Rangers are seeking volunteers to help cleanup the pasture area located at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park.
14 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno
The race for Reno Mayor is getting crowded, with more than a dozen candidates so far and the filing deadline still four days away.
18 hrs ago | CBS Local
Police say 27-year-old Andrew Dovichi was booked into the Washoe County jail on Sunday on suspicion of domestic battery, false imprisonment and child endangerment.
The state of Nevada is no stranger to droughts, but they are ordinarily a local, not a statewide phenomenon.
The woman convicted of murdering a University of Nevada, Reno nursing student in 1976 has requested a new trial based on DNA evidence examined by the Washoe County forensic examiners.
Early information received suggested that Miceli left from Wellington in his aircraft during the afternoon hours Saturday.
Washoe County deputies say two women have been arrested after they were caught trying to remove copper pipes from a vacant house in Sparks.
A man sought by the Sparks Police Department for questioning about a possible domestic battery incident surrendered to police Sunday morning, police said.
A survey of Nevada high school students released in February suggests Washoe County students are at greater risk from violence than Clark County students.
Assemblyman Ira Hansen, R-Sparks, opened the Washoe County Republican Convention on Saturday at John Ascuaga's Nugget with an unpleasant thought: The Nevada GOP is losing good, conservative members who are almost being pushed out.
New evidence in a 1976 Reno murder may link the case to five others in the bay area, but that doesn't necessarily mean the woman who has been behind bars for the crime isn't guilty.
Just last month, two Spanish Springs' residents were celebrating with family in Madera, Calif.
According to the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, a neighbor reported suspicious activity at a vacant house on Shadow Lane in Sparks on Thursday, March 6, 2014.