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In County Cork in Ireland, a float in Monday's St. Patrick's Day Parade will pay tribute Blanchfield, an Irish native and decorated Royal Air Force pilot in World War I. And on Sunday in Reno, the Sons and Daughters of Erin - an Irish heritage group - will continue the tradition of placing a shamrock sent from Ireland on Blanchfield's grave in ... (more)
U.S. Firearms Academy and MiScenarios joined forces with the Washoe County Sheriff's K-9 unit, Sparks, and Reno PD K-9 units for a fundraising campaign called Kash for K9s.
Washoe County Commissioner Marsha Berkbigler's first major fundraiser for her Reno mayoral campaign will be hosted by a local developer who is seeking to build a controversial apartment complex in Spanish Springs.
Improving education for all of Nevada's students was the topic today at the 5th annual Family Engagement in Education Summit in Reno.
One floor below the Washoe County Court House, adjacent to its secure underground garage, a door leads to a room that contains the evidence gathered during most of a century of criminal and civil cases tried in the courtrooms above.
Washoe County is moving forward with laying the groundwork to eventually allow the sale of medical marijuana.
Washoe County Search and Rescue is out again continuing their search for evidence in the case of missing Spanish Springs woman Colleen Muhl.
RENO, Nev. At the Metro Car Wash on Longley Lane, owner Ernie Ionno looks up at the cloudy sky concerned how the weather will affect business that day.
Tribune file photo -- Washoe County Sheriff's Office teamed with Reno and Sparks Police departments for a Joining Forces campaign targeting distracted driving in February, which saw hundreds of speeding violations and dozens of cell phone violations.
The federal investigator handling the crash of a light plane east of Carson City says at this point, he and others are "looking at everything" to try to figure out what happened.
And that's why hundreds of highly-trained volunteers are on standby available at a moment's notice to help in emergencies.
Washoe County Park Rangers are seeking volunteers to help cleanup the pasture area located at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park.
The race for Reno Mayor is getting crowded, with more than a dozen candidates so far and the filing deadline still four days away.
Police say 27-year-old Andrew Dovichi was booked into the Washoe County jail on Sunday on suspicion of domestic battery, false imprisonment and child endangerment.
The state of Nevada is no stranger to droughts, but they are ordinarily a local, not a statewide phenomenon.