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1 hr ago | Reno Gazette-Journal
Extension's 'Grow Your Own, Nevada!' classes return Cooperative Extension horticulturist Wendy Mazet to lead series.
Carson Tahoe Health is taking some heat after a recent move to send sexual assault victims to Washoe county for examination.
Washoe County District Attorney Dick Gammick says two Sparks police officers were justified when they fatally shot a woman they believed was suicidal when she pointed a gun at them outside her home last fall.
Carson Valley, which includes valley portions of Douglas as well as the capital, has now recorded three consecutive decreases in monthly win and seven decreases in the past eight months when compared to the same month a year earlier.
A 27-year-old Nevada man who robbed a gas station in Stead just 12 days after he'd been released from prison is headed back there for up to 26 years.
Nevada gaming revenue increased less than 1 percent in July while Strip casinos saw an increase of 4.8 percent.
Gasoline prices going into the Labor Day weekend are easing, according to both a national survey website and word on the street in Carson City.
Nevada's taxable sales rose 4.7 percent in June compared with the same month a year ago, led by an 8 percent gain in Clark County and a 7.3 percent increase in Washoe County.
Detectives with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office arrested a second subject in connection with a Sun Valley attempted murder investigation Tuesday.
The Truckee Meadows Water Authority and the Washoe County Water Utility will consolidate into one agency, on December 31, 2014.
The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a female inmate.
The Washoe County School Board of Trustees is set to make a decision on Superintendent Pedro Martinez's settlement offer.
The Board of Washoe County Commissioners is set to take on the Ice Bucket Challenge after being called out by the Reno Mayor, Reno City Council and others from social media.
The University of Nevada, School of Medicine, will be holding a free clinic for children Aug. 26 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Student Outreach Clinics are a free service providing much needed care for Washoe County's medically uninsured population.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 04:39 am
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