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Reno, Nevada is located in Washoe County. Zip codes in Reno, NV include 89506, 89555, and 89501. The median home price in Reno is $289,500 which is roughly $136/per square foot. More Reno information.

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1 hr ago | KOLO-TV Reno

Smoke From California Fires Blanket Reno

"Smoke produces a lot of fine particulate matter and those are the particles that are very small and go deep down into our respiratory system," said Daniel Inouye, Washoe County Air Quality Management. "They should take precautions such as reducing strenuous activity, staying indoors with the windows closed with the air conditioner on if possible and drinking plenty of fluids," said Inouye.

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5 hrs ago | Newsday

Report: Wing parts fell before Reno Air Race crash

A wing apparently malfunctioned before an experimental aircraft crashed, killing a retired Air Force pilot from California during qualification heats of the Reno National Championship Air Races in Nevada last week, according to a preliminary crash report. Portions of the right wing separated from the Backovich GP-5 dubbed "Sweet Dreams" before the aircraft rolled to the right and crashed... RENO, Nev.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Reno family on vacation safe after Hurricane Odile

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mex. - A category three hurricane hit Cabo San Lucas, Mexico Sunday.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Agency Urges Science Demo Changes After Reno Fire

A federal agency is calling on museums and schools to change the way they do science demonstrations in light of a fire that injured 13 people, most of them children, earlier this month at a Reno museum. The U.S. Chemical Safety Board issued a statement Monday urging educators to end or limit their use of methanol or other flammable chemicals in demonstrations involving flames.

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ABC News

4 Students Hurt, 1 Seriously, in Denver Lab Fire

Authorities say four students have been burned and one suffered serious injuries after a fire erupted in a Denver high school chemistry lab during a demonstration involving methanol. School spokeswoman Lindsay Neil says three students were treated and released after the fire on Monday, and the other was transferred to another hospital because of the extent of the injuries.

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KAUZ

Agency urges science demo changes after Reno fire

A Manhattan judge must decide whether to allow the videotaped confession of a man charged with murder in the death of a 1979 missing boy. After the videotape clicks on, the 53-year-old calmly tells investigators how he choked 6-year-old Etan Patz in the basement of a Manhattan convenience store on May 25, 1979.

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Crosscut.com

Viral Video: Burning Man Time Lapse

Assuming that you're tired of watching the video of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice cold cock his fianc and then drag her limp body out of an elevator, I thought instead we could move onto happier times and watch their wedding video. How about we take a 7-minute journey to a land of peace, love, art and music in the middle of a tranquil desert? Such are the promises of the annual Burning Man festival, held two hours outside of Reno, Nevada in a temporary enclave called Black Rock City.

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CiteULike

Impact of Wildfires on Ozone Exceptional Events in the Western U.S.

Wildfires generate substantial emissions of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds . As such, wildfires contribute to elevated ozone in the atmosphere.

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Journal and Courier

California wildfire evacuates 160; Nevada gets smoked

A rapidly spreading wildfire in the forested hills east of Sacramento, Calif. forced 160 residents to evacuate and blanketed Reno, Nevada in a layer of smoky haze Sunday.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

KTVN Reno

Comic-Con comes to Reno

Hundreds of people came to the Sands Regency today to take part in the inaugural Sands/Reno Comic-Con. Fans and collectors lined up to check out some of their favorite comic books, artwork and action figures.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Fire Chiefs Seek Probe of 'Smart' Meters in NV

Two northern Nevada fire chiefs have asked the Public Utilities Commission to investigate the safety of NV Energy's residential "smart" meters, saying they believe the meters are associated with a string of recent fires. Fire Chiefs Michael Hernandez of Reno and Tom Garrison of Sparks say four fires in Reno and five blazes in Sparks have been linked to smart meters since 2012.

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KTVN Reno

Dozens evacuate in Northern California wildfire

The fire broke out shortly after 2 p.m. Saturday about halfway between Sacramento and Reno and quickly grew to 150 acres.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Local developer spending millions to revitalize Midtown

A local developer is pumping $5 million into redeveloping Midtown. The demolition started on Friday at the Heritage Bank of Nevada to make way for a new multi-use development called The Cov.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Reno Air Races Draw New Kind of Aircraft: Drones

A new kind of aircraft is competing for the first time at this week's National Championship Air Races in Reno: drones. More than 200,000 people from across the country are expected to attend the annual air races, whose five-day run ends Sunday.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Shots fired at Tahoe Motel on E. 4th Street

Reno police are investigating a shooting at the Tahoe Motel on E. 4th Street. News 4 is on scene of a shooting at the Tahoe Motel on E. 4th Street where multiple shots were fired just before 11a.m. on September 13, 2014.

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KTVN Reno

Former Austrailian Police Officer Sentenced to Life in Reno

A former Australian police officer has been sentenced to life in prison for exposing himself and viewing pornography in the presence of two young girls in Sparks. The sentence was handed down last week in Washoe County District Court to Roderick Skinner, who will be eligible for parole after serving five years.

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KRNV-TV Reno

It's time to get up to speed on Net Neutrality

The FCC is facing a decision that could shape the future of the internet. So experts say "net neutrality" is something you should get up to speed on - and fast.

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KOLO-TV Reno

One Dead After Fernley Crash

Investigators say Friday, September 12, 2014 at 7:37AM, deputies responded to Newlands Drive and Jill Court for a vehicle-versus-pedestrian accident. The pedestrian was taken to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno, where he died.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Reno man sentenced to life for killing wife

A Reno man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting his wife after ramming her minivan off a highway in July 2012. The sentence was imposed this week in Washoe County District Court on 31-year-old Jeffrey Rodriguez, who in May was convicted by a jury of first-degree murder in the death of his 32-year-old wife, Korinda Rodriguez.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Shooting Investigated at 6th and Sutro

Reno police say one person is being treated for gunshot wounds after a shooting at 6th and Sutro. They are combing the parking lot of the Ramada Inn looking for evidence.

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