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KCRA 3 Sacramento
3 suspects still on run in Placer CountyTensions were high Thursday in the Foresthill area as deputies continued to sea
3 suspects still on run in Placer County
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
Tensions were high Thursday in the Foresthill area as deputies continued to search for three suspects, who are considered armed and dangerous. "We're keeping the doors locked, absolutely," Foresthill resident Brande Coder said. Two schools in... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Mexican Nationals Wanted on Weapons ChargesThe Placer County Sheriff's Office arrested Pedro Madrigal Ortiz, 25, a Mexican
Mexican Nationals Wanted on Weapons Charges
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted yesterday
The Placer County Sheriff's Office arrested Pedro Madrigal Ortiz, 25, a Mexican national, early this morning. He was in a suspicious car that was stopped by deputies on Lincoln Way in Auburn. Ortiz will be charged with resisting arrest, possession... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Search under way in Foresthill area for men who ran from deputyThe Placer County Sheriff's Office reports that Foresthill Road is closed in th
Search under way in Foresthill area for men who ran from deputy
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
The Placer County Sheriff's Office reports that Foresthill Road is closed in the area of Finining Mill Road, four miles east of Foresthill, as authorities search for four men who fled from a deputy Wednesday afternoon. The men, described only as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Snowboarder who triggered an avalanche says he was just 'having fun'Snowboarder who filmed himself triggering an avalanche says he was just 'having
Snowboarder who triggered an avalanche says he was just 'having fun'
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Snowboarder who filmed himself triggering an avalanche says he was just 'having fun' after resort presses charges for putting lives at risk Christian Mares, 29, triggered avalanche while at Sugar Bowl Ski Resort Helmet camera captured dramatic... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Snowboarder may face charges for allegedly triggering avalancheA ski area in California is now pushing for charges against a snowboarder who s
Snowboarder may face charges for allegedly triggering avalanche
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
A ski area in California is now pushing for charges against a snowboarder who survived an avalanche that was caught on video last week. Christian Mares gained national attention when he posted a video of him snowboarding at Sugar Bowl Resort just... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Snowboarder may face charges for allegedly triggering avalancheA ski area in California is now pushing for charges against a snowboarder who s
Snowboarder may face charges for allegedly triggering avalanche
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 days ago
A ski area in California is now pushing for charges against a snowboarder who survived an avalanche that was caught on video last week. Christian Mares gained national attention when he posted a video of him snowboarding at Sugar Bowl Resort just... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
25 Years Later: Weimar Murder Suspect ArrestedPlacer County, CA- Twenty-four years after a Weimar couple was found shot to de
25 Years Later: Weimar Murder Suspect Arrested
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 15 days ago
Placer County, CA- Twenty-four years after a Weimar couple was found shot to death in their home, Placer County sheriff's detectives have arrested the man believed responsible for killing them. The suspect, Joseph Victor Foster, was arrested at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Snowboarder filmed in an avalanche faces charges from resort ownersSnowboarder who filmed himself getting caught in an avalanche faces charges fro
Snowboarder filmed in an avalanche faces charges from resort owners
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Snowboarder who filmed himself getting caught in an avalanche faces charges from resort owners who say he put lives at risk Christian Mares, 29, was snowboarding at Sugar Bowl Ski Resort on Friday During a jump off a cliff in the back country,... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Search Suspended for Man Missing at Sugar BowlThe Placer County Sheriff's Office has suspended the search for Carson May. The
Search Suspended for Man Missing at Sugar Bowl
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 16 days ago
The Placer County Sheriff's Office has suspended the search for Carson May. The 23-year-old went missing at Sugar Bowl Resort on January 15 during white-out conditions, and despite days of intensive searching, has not been located. Conditions during... Read more
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FOX News
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacherNORDEN, Calif. – The search for a ski instructor who went missing at a Northern
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacher
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
NORDEN, Calif. – The search for a ski instructor who went missing at a Northern California ski resort has ended without his being found. The Placer County Sheriff's Office says Tuesday night that after five days the search for 23-year-old Carson May... Read more
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KTVN Reno
At Least 19 Dead After Attack on Pakistani University Pakistani official says the death toll in attack on a northwestern university
At Least 19 Dead After Attack on Pakistani University
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Pakistani official says the death toll in attack on a northwestern university has risen to 19. (AP) More >> Pakistani official says the death... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Training for the Upcoming Caucus On Tuesday, the Washoe County Democratic Party hosted a caucus training at th
Training for the Upcoming Caucus
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
On Tuesday, the Washoe County Democratic Party hosted a caucus training at their party headquarters. On Tuesday, the Washoe County Democratic Party hosted a caucus training at their... Read more
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KTVN Reno
East Coast, Ohio Valley Brace For Possible Big Snowstorm Tens of millions of Americans from Washington to Boston and the Ohio Valley c
East Coast, Ohio Valley Brace For Possible Big Snowstorm
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Tens of millions of Americans from Washington to Boston and the Ohio Valley could be walloped by an end-of-the-week snowstorm,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacherThis undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacher
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
This undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing ski instructor, Carson May, 23, Rescue crews are searching for May, who went missing after skiing at a Northern California ski resort. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacherThis undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacher
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
This undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing ski instructor, Carson May, 23, Rescue crews are searching for May, who went missing after skiing at a Northern California ski resort. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacherThis undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacher
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
This undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing ski instructor, Carson May, 23, Rescue crews are searching for May, who went missing after skiing at a Northern California ski resort. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Helps Rescue Driver From Vehicle Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx has played super villains and antiheroes on sc
Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Helps Rescue Driver From Vehicle
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx has played super villains and antiheroes on screen. The role of super hero he apparently saved for real... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacherThis undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacher
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
This undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing ski instructor, Carson May, 23, Rescue crews are searching for May, who went missing after skiing at a Northern California ski resort. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office... Read more
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ABC News
Search Over After 5 Days for Missing California Ski Teacher NORDEN, Calif. — Jan 20, 2016, 12:33 AM ET The Associated PressThis undated
Search Over After 5 Days for Missing California Ski Teacher
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
NORDEN, Calif. — Jan 20, 2016, 12:33 AM ET The Associated PressThis undated photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows missing ski instructor, Carson May, 23, Rescue crews... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacherNORDEN, Calif. (AP) - The search for a ski instructor who went missing at a Nor
Search over after 5 days for missing California ski teacher
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
NORDEN, Calif. (AP) - The search for a ski instructor who went missing at a Northern California ski resort has ended without his being found. The Placer County Sheriff's Office says Tuesday night that after five days the search for 23-year-old... Read more
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KTVN Reno
First Time Homebuyers in RenoReno USL Franchise Announces Six Team Name FinalistsReno USL Franchise Announce
First Time Homebuyers in Reno
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Reno USL Franchise Announces Six Team Name FinalistsReno USL Franchise Announces Six Team Name Finalists After a wave of over 3,000 fan submissions flooded in over the past four months, USL Reno 2017 has narrowed their “Name the Team” contest to an... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Placer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing SkierFrom the Placer County Sheriff's Office: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office ha
Placer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing Skier
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
From the Placer County Sheriff's Office: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office has suspended the search for Carson May. The 23-year-old went missing at Sugar Bowl Resort on January 15 during white-out conditions, and despite days of intensive... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Greyhound Driver Reported Fatigue Before Crash Near San JosePlacer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing SkierPlacer County S
Greyhound Driver Reported Fatigue Before Crash Near San Jose
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Placer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing SkierPlacer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing Skier The Placer County Sheriff’s Office has suspended the search for Carson May. The 23-year-old went missing at Sugar Bowl... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Placer County officials to suspend search at Sugar Bowl for missing ski instructorPLACER COUNTY, Calif. -- The search for a missing ski instructor at the Sugar B
Placer County officials to suspend search at Sugar Bowl for missing ski instructor
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 17 days ago
PLACER COUNTY, Calif. -- The search for a missing ski instructor at the Sugar Bowl resort will be suspended at the end of the day Tuesday, according to a press release from the Placer County Sheriff's Office. Carson May, 23, was reported missing on... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Darvish denies gambling as MLB looks into brother's arrestSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
Darvish denies gambling as MLB looks into brother's arrest
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Supreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This Term The Supreme Court has agreed to an election-year review of President Barack Obama's executive orders to allow up to 5... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Jury Scam Reported to the First Judicial District CourtNHP: Icy Roads Contribute to Fatal Crash on Highway 50 Near GlenbrookNHP: Icy R
Jury Scam Reported to the First Judicial District Court
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
NHP: Icy Roads Contribute to Fatal Crash on Highway 50 Near GlenbrookNHP: Icy Roads Contribute to Fatal Crash on Highway 50 Near Glenbrook Nevada Highway Patrol Troopers say a California man died in a two-car crash near Glenbrook on Saturday night,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man gets long prison term for drug trafficking in New MexicoSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
Man gets long prison term for drug trafficking in New Mexico
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Supreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This Term The Supreme Court has agreed to an election-year review of President Barack Obama's executive orders to allow up to 5... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NHP: Icy Roads Contribute to Fatal Crash on Highway 50 Near GlenbrookJury Scam Reported to the First Judicial District CourtJury Scam Reported to th
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Jury Scam Reported to the First Judicial District CourtJury Scam Reported to the First Judicial District Court Court officials in Carson City are warning about a phone scam. More >> Court officials in Carson City are warning about a phone... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Body of California man who died wingsuit flying recoveredSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
Body of California man who died wingsuit flying recovered
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
RTC Seeks Public Input on Region's Newest Bus LineTax Season Begins for Reno Tax PreparersTax Season Begins for Reno Tax Preparer
RTC Seeks Public Input on Region's Newest Bus Line
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Tax Season Begins for Reno Tax PreparersTax Season Begins for Reno Tax Preparers What you need to know before you file your return… What you need to know before you file your return… Jury Scam Reported to the First Judicial District CourtJury Scam... Read more
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KTVN Reno
CDC: Ask pregnant women about trips to Zika outbreak areasSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
CDC: Ask pregnant women about trips to Zika outbreak areas
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Boise rally protests refuge occupationSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
9th Circuit Court Sides With BLM in Nevada Grazing CaseTax Season Begins for Reno Tax PreparersTax Season Begins for Reno Tax Preparer
9th Circuit Court Sides With BLM in Nevada Grazing Case
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Donald Trump Receives Key Endorsement From Sarah PalinTax Season Begins for Reno Tax PreparersTax Season Begins for Reno Tax Preparer
Donald Trump Receives Key Endorsement From Sarah Palin
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Congressional hopeful Lucy Flores endorses Bernie SandersSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Democrats rev up fundraising in fight to control LegislatureSupreme Court to Make Decision on Immigration Reform This TermSupreme Court to
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
College students swept into ocean in Santa CruzLocal Great Dane Could Be World's Tallest DogLocal Great Dane Could Be World's
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Local Great Dane Could Be World's Tallest DogLocal Great Dane Could Be World's Tallest Dog When owner Nicholas Helms got his Great Dane puppy, Rocko, he has no idea he would grow as quickly as he did. When owner Nicholas Helms got his Great Dane... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Donald Trump Receives Key Endorsement From Sarah PalinIslamic State Acknowledges Death of 'Jihadi John' in MagazineIslamic State Ackn
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Islamic State Acknowledges Death of 'Jihadi John' in Magazine The SITE Intelligence Group says the Islamic State group is acknowledging the
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KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Wet January continues in California with latest stormLocal Great Dane Could Be World's Tallest DogLocal Great Dane Could Be World's
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KTVN Reno
Greyhound Bus Driver Will be Tested for Alcohol, Drugs After Crash Near San Jose The California Highway Patrol will ask the Greyhound bus driver involved in a
Greyhound Bus Driver Will be Tested for Alcohol, Drugs After Crash Near San Jose
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Murder Suspect Attempted to Bury Victim in Concrete Detectives say a Nevada woman accused of killing her husband with a carving k
Murder Suspect Attempted to Bury Victim in Concrete
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Detectives say a Nevada woman accused of killing her husband with a carving knife 12 years ago has said that she and another man tried to encase... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Family of American Missing in Iran Still Waiting The relatives of a former FBI agent who disappeared in Iran almost nine years
Family of American Missing in Iran Still Waiting
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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Inmate Dies at Northern Nevada Correctional CenterDay of Service to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Day of Service to Honor Dr. M
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KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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News 4 Reno
Search for missing skier into its fourth dayNORDEN, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Search and rescue crews are hoping a mis
Search for missing skier into its fourth day
News 4 Reno / Posted 18 days ago
NORDEN, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Search and rescue crews are hoping a missing 23-year-old skier is hunkered down in a snow cave waiting to be found. They've been searching for Carson May, a skiing instructor, near the Sugar Bowl Ski Resort... Read more
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KTVN Reno
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KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Police say 1 person shot and wounded at mall in Los AngelesSparks Man Charged With Setting Apartment on FireSparks Man Charged With Settin
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KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Two Charged After Crashing Car Into Fence Outside Reno HotelPolice: Police: Reno Police say they have charged a juvenile and 19-year-old
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KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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KTVN Reno
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KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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KTVN Reno
Eagles Co-Founder Glenn Frey Dies at 67Search Continues for Missing Ski Instructor at Sugar Bowl Ski ResortSearch Cont
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KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
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