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Lightning Spotters Save Homes From Firefrom wildfires. The program, which is a partnership between the Truckee Meadows
Lightning Spotters Save Homes From Fire
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 hours ago
from wildfires. The program, which is a partnership between the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District (TMFPD) and the Washoe County Sheriff's Office (WCSO), is all volunteer based. When there is a high chance of thunderstorms causing... Read more
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400+ Drivers Cited for Speeding or Cellphone Use During Distracted Driving CampaignFrom the Washoe County Sheriff's Office: From July 22 through August 8, 2016,
400+ Drivers Cited for Speeding or Cellphone Use During Distracted Driving Campaign
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
From the Washoe County Sheriff's Office: From July 22 through August 8, 2016, the Sheriff’s Office joined the Reno Police Department, Sparks Police Department and Nevada Highway Patrol for a high-intensity traffic enforcement campaign focusing on... Read more
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Law Enforcement Says Community Involvement Is Critical For Building Trustis necessary to build a successful police department. Along with the Sparks Pol
Law Enforcement Says Community Involvement Is Critical For Building Trust
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
is necessary to build a successful police department. Along with the Sparks Police Department, the Reno Police Department, Washoe County Sheriff's Office, and Nevada Highway Patrol all participate in different events to build that trust with the... Read more
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City Council to declare Wednesday 'Kobe Bryant Day' in LAcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
City Council to declare Wednesday 'Kobe Bryant Day' in LA
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Donald Trump cancels Las Vegas rallycould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Donald Trump cancels Las Vegas rally
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Police Arrest Two Men After Pursuit Through Sparkscould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Police Arrest Two Men After Pursuit Through Sparks
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Lawmakers ask for high-speed rail oversightcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Lawmakers ask for high-speed rail oversight
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Mark Hamill supports terminally ill 'Star Wars' fancould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Mark Hamill supports terminally ill 'Star Wars' fan
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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California lawmakers move to allow photos of marked ballotscould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
California lawmakers move to allow photos of marked ballots
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Talks fail to restore famous landmark names at Yosemitecould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Talks fail to restore famous landmark names at Yosemite
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Overnight Lane Closures on Spaghetti Bowl: I-580 and US 395could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Overnight Lane Closures on Spaghetti Bowl: I-580 and US 395
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Air Quality in 'Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups' Range; Small Stream Flood Advisory Issuedcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Air Quality in 'Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups' Range; Small Stream Flood Advisory Issued
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Teen Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty to Open Murdercould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Teen Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty to Open Murder
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Last resident of historic Chinese shrimping village diescould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Last resident of historic Chinese shrimping village dies
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Former kids' show host hearing set Sept. 12could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Former kids' show host hearing set Sept. 12
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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State: Nearly 15,000 New Clinton Emails Gleaned in FBI Probecould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
State: Nearly 15,000 New Clinton Emails Gleaned in FBI Probe
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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60,000 Homes Damaged in Flooding Across Louisianacould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
60,000 Homes Damaged in Flooding Across Louisiana
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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2 brothers fatally shot near San Jose State Universitycould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
2 brothers fatally shot near San Jose State University
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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California firefighters stretched thin as blazes sweep statecould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
California firefighters stretched thin as blazes sweep state
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Court rules against gold mining techniquecould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Court rules against gold mining technique
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Washoe County Sheriff Chuck Allen Appoints Tom Green to Executive StaffFrom the Washoe County Sheriff's Office: Washoe County Sheriff Chuck Allen on
Washoe County Sheriff Chuck Allen Appoints Tom Green to Executive Staff
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
From the Washoe County Sheriff's Office: Washoe County Sheriff Chuck Allen on Monday announced that he has appointed Captain Tom Green to the position of Chief Deputy over the Administration Bureau. As Chief Deputy of the Administrative Bureau,... Read more
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Teen who fathered teacher's baby gets $6 million from schoolcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Teen who fathered teacher's baby gets $6 million from school
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Donald Trump plans Vegas rally this week during Nevada tripcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Donald Trump plans Vegas rally this week during Nevada trip
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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San Francisco bartender loses finger in scufflecould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
San Francisco bartender loses finger in scuffle
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Trial reset in US porn case for German illusionist in Vegascould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Trial reset in US porn case for German illusionist in Vegas
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Turkey Now Not Sure if Wedding Party Suicide Bomber Was a Childcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Turkey Now Not Sure if Wedding Party Suicide Bomber Was a Child
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Army's Handling of Bergdahl Case Highlights Upcoming Hearingcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Army's Handling of Bergdahl Case Highlights Upcoming Hearing
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Reno Man Convicted of Domestic Battery by Strangulationcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Reno Man Convicted of Domestic Battery by Strangulation
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Small fire spreads to roof of San Francisco's Ferry Buildingcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Small fire spreads to roof of San Francisco's Ferry Building
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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2 Nevada defendants slated to plead guilty in Bundy standoffcould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
2 Nevada defendants slated to plead guilty in Bundy standoff
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Speedo Drops Sponsorship of Olympian Swimmer Ryan Lochtecould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
Speedo Drops Sponsorship of Olympian Swimmer Ryan Lochte
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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2 Dead, 1 Injured After SUV Rolled Down Cliff in Carson Citycould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
2 Dead, 1 Injured After SUV Rolled Down Cliff in Carson City
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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2 stabbed near Cal State Fullerton campuscould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
2 stabbed near Cal State Fullerton campus
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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2 Dead, 1 Injured After Vehicle Rollover Off Cliff in Carson Citycould be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world?
2 Dead, 1 Injured After Vehicle Rollover Off Cliff in Carson City
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
could be the one to do it. Do you think a 13-year-old could change the world? Max Loughan could be the one to do it. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Violent arrest seriously injures officer in West SacramentoRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Violent arrest seriously injures officer in West Sacramento
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Couple tied up, robbed during Los Angeles home invasionRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Couple tied up, robbed during Los Angeles home invasion
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Central California fire forces more evacuationsRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Central California fire forces more evacuations
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Man dies while diving off Northern California coastRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Man dies while diving off Northern California coast
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Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Texas Judge Temporarily Blocks President Obama's Transgender DirectiveRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Texas Judge Temporarily Blocks President Obama's Transgender Directive
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Clinton VP Pick Tim Kaine Campaigning in VegasRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Clinton VP Pick Tim Kaine Campaigning in Vegas
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Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Man run over trying to keep friend from leaving partyRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Man run over trying to keep friend from leaving party
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Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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California woman dropping off UVA student dies in car crashRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
California woman dropping off UVA student dies in car crash
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine campaigning in VegasRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine campaigning in Vegas
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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California court to decide fight over gold mining techniqueRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
California court to decide fight over gold mining technique
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Man fatally shot, 2 wounded at Los Angeles pool partyRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Man fatally shot, 2 wounded at Los Angeles pool party
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Man dies after collapsing at San Diego surfing contestRace & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular e
Man dies after collapsing at San Diego surfing contest
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Race & Festival took over Wingfield Park Sunday in one of Reno's most popular events to raise money for homeless pets. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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NevadaFIT Begins at the University of NevadaSparks are closed and traffic is slow-moving in that area of McCarran, as emerg
NevadaFIT Begins at the University of Nevada
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Sparks are closed and traffic is slow-moving in that area of McCarran, as emergency crews work to clean up after a crash. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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Gas prices up by half a cent to $2.17 a gallonWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe C
Gas prices up by half a cent to $2.17 a gallon
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee River Officers with the Sparks Police Department, Reno Police Department, and the Washoe County Sheriff's Office... Read more
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Man killed in ATV crash in desert near JeanWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe C
Man killed in ATV crash in desert near Jean
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee River Officers with the Sparks Police Department, Reno Police Department, and the Washoe County Sheriff's Office... Read more
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Rubber Ducks Race Down Truckee River to Benefit Animals in NeedClinton who has extended her lead and is now up six points, 46 percent to 40 pe
Rubber Ducks Race Down Truckee River to Benefit Animals in Need
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Clinton who has extended her lead and is now up six points, 46 percent to 40 percent; she was up four points in July. Washoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found in Truckee RiverWashoe County Sheriff's Office Investigates Body Found... Read more
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