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5 min ago | KTVN Reno

Students Tour Engineering School at University of Nevada

The engineering school at the University of Nevada pulled out all the stops Thursday to show local teenagers how cool a degree in science can be.

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4 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

Gaming Control Board wants no part in investigating people who wanta

Gaming Control Board wants no part in investigating people who want to get into Nevada's medical marijuana business on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/QikyTY As we watch the medical marijuana industry getting set up with zoning and ordinances in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County, I've noticed an underlying concern.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Sparks, NV, Las Vegas, NV

10 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Washoe County to Give Free Strobe Smoke Alarms to Hard of Hearing Residents

The Washoe County School District in conjunction with Washoe County's Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security and the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District are teaming up to help protect residents who are deaf or hard of hearing.

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Related Topix: Fire, Reno, NV

13 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

Reno City Council Takes Action on Several Topics

The Council unanimously approved to adopt the Downtown Special Assessment District expansion.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV

18 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

Cooperative Extension hosts free landscape trainings in Spanish and English

The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension is offering free landscaping trainings taught in both Spanish and English in Reno.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV, Agriculture, Science, Entomology

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Big News Network.com

Pilot killed in crash at Reno Stead Airport ID'd

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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KTVN Reno

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Washoe County residents are invited to get a unique behind-the-scenes look at the Sheriff's Office Forensic Science Division during a public open house from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, 2014.

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KTVN Reno

Baby Shower Celebration, Child Immunization Clinic April 26

In an effort to raise childhood immunization rates in northern Nevada, Immunize Nevada, as part of National Infant Immunization Week , is hosting a baby shower and immunization clinic.

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Reno Gazette-Journal

Reno mayoral candidate Tony Perri is dead

The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed Perri's death this morning, but could provide no other details as they await the results of his autopsy.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV

Nevada Appeal

Carson City Sheriff's Log: Man arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct, obstructing officer

According to the man's arrest report, security at a casino reported that he was refusing to leave.

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Related Topix: Carson City, NV

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Sparks Tribune

Spanish Springs church vandalized overnight

Contributed photo -- A Washoe County Sheriff's Office inmate work crew member helps clean graffiti vandalism off a wall at a church building in Spanish Springs on Tuesday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Spanish Springs, NV

KTVN Reno

Washoe County Prescription Drug Round Up on April 26th

On April 26th, 2014, local and federal agencies will once again partner together to sponsor the Prescription Drug Round Up event for Washoe County.

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Related Topix: Drug Enforcement Administration, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

KOLO-TV Reno

Woman Charged With Trying to Kill Husband in Cold Springs

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is looking for information to help the investigation into what they say was an attempted murder.

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Related Topix: Cold Springs, NV, Reno, NV

KTVN Reno

Washoe Deputies Need Help in Domestic Dispute Investigation

Deputies say 55-year-old Edden Gonzales-Baer is suspected of attacking her husband while driving in a red van on Village Parkway near Georgetown Drive around 8:30am.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV

The Las Vegas Sun

Officials ID pilot killed in crash of home-built helicopter in Reno

Authorities have identified the pilot who died in the crash of a small, home-built helicopter at Reno Stead Airport.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV

Mon Apr 14, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Interpretive performance aims to help sexual assault victims

Last week, Washoe County Commissioners officially proclaimed April as National Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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KRNV-TV Reno

On Your Side: Alleged child abuse at Piccolo School

News 4 has learned Washoe County School Police and Child Protective Services are both looking into allegations a teacher abused a student.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Sun Apr 13, 2014

KOLO-TV Reno

Body Found By Camper

Churchill County Sheriff Ben Trotter confirming to KOLO 8 News Now Sunday that a body has been discovered in a shallow grave near Exit 65 off I-80.

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Related Topix: Churchill County, NV

Sat Apr 12, 2014

KTVN Reno

Human Remains Found on Peavine Mountain

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating after Human Remains were found on top of Peavine Mountain.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Local student proving people wrong at skills competition

One local Washoe County high school student is standing out from the rest at this year's Skills USA Nevada competition.

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