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Wayne Burgarello has been released from custody. According to the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, the 73-year-old murder suspect bonded out of custody on Friday.
WCSO says there is an active death investigation after a body was found in water at 10:49 a.m. near the boat ramp at Sand Harbor.
The Washoe County Community Services Department is performing limited construction activities as part of the Central Truckee Meadows Remediation District Program.
Washoe County Detectives have arrested a man on one charge of open murder in connection with a December 2013 death in Incline Village.
Modern DNA technology is the focus of a hearing Thursday in a decades-old murder case in which a 64-year-old woman is trying to overturn her conviction after spending more than 30 years in a Nevada prison.
A man in and out of the prison system for nearly 40 years has died, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.
From the Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County: The RTC SIERRA SPIRIT, which utilizes fully electric buses, will be operating extended hours for Nevada home night games.
The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is inviting the public to help plan improvements to the Keystone Avenue Corridor.
RPD Burglary Detectives have been using Secret Witness tips to work on a case regarding a July vehicle burglary in a downtown parking garage.
A settlement between the Washoe County School Board of Trustees and Superintendent Pedro Martinez could come as soon as next week.
Police are on the scene at a motel 6 in Sparks after witnesses reported hearing multiple shots fired in the area.
"They are a low maintenance animal, and they are very quiet and they don't disturb the neighbors.
From Washoe County: A series of public workshops is scheduled to address rules and rates regarding the consolidation of Washoe County's water utility and South Truckee Meadows General Improvement District with Truckee Meadows Water Authority .
It may seem like the dog days of road construction, as signs are popping up all around town.
The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is advising drivers 2nd Street near Renown Regional Medical Center will close to all eastbound traffic beginning Wednesday, August 20th.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 12:30 am
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