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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.
Detectives with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office are investigating the death of an inmate at the Washoe County Detention Facility.
Detectives with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office have identified the man whose body was found near the Sand Harbor boat docks on Friday, but the circumstances surrounding his death remain unclear.
The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County announced Stephanie Haddock has been promoted to chief financial officer /director of the finance department.
Sen. Harry Reid criticized the Nevada legislature for its inaction banning prostitution in the state, saying it hurts Nevada's business climate and reputation.
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.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:01 am
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