University of Nevada-Reno Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Body found in search for missing Nevada college football playerRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | Fox News

    A body has been found in the search for a University of Nevada, Reno football player who is believed to have drowned in Lake Tahoe over a year ago. The body was found Monday afternoon by Bruce's Legacy, a group that uses sonar equipment to search bodies of water.

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  2. University Police to Test Emergency Alert System on Campus WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    The university is scheduled all of its emergency alert systems at 9 a.m. The alerts will range from audible alarms on campus to electronic notifications via Facebook, text message and email and on university computers. The University provides many safety-related services, including a network of 107 Emergency Blue Light Phones in the University's parking garages, across the main Reno campus and in the Redfield Campus parking lot.

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  3. Body of College Football Player Who Vanished On Lake Tahoe Recovered One Year LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Yahoo!

    When a group of paddle boarders was blown into Lake Tahoe by powerful winds, all were soon plucked from the blue waters apart from 20-year-old University of Nevada Wolf Pack football player Marc Ma. A year later, the Hawaii native's family still lacked closure without remains to inter.

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  4. Yearlong search for missing football player makes big breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | CBS News

    Police believe the body of a University of Nevada, Reno, football player has been recovered from the bottom of Lake Tahoe after he disappeared from his paddleboard last year, CBS Sacramento station KOVR-TV reports . At his home in Wisconsin, he received a call from the Ma family earlier this year.

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  5. How volunteers help families of drowning victims find closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT WITH THEORGANIZATION.TO SHARE THEIR PASSIONATEMISSION.>> MORE THAN A YEAR AFTER HEDISAPPEARED PADDLE BOARDING INLAKE TAHOE WATERS, THEY BELIEVETHEY HAVE FOUND THE REMAINS OFMARK MAH.A VOLUNTEER SEARCH AND RESCUEORGANIZATION CREDITED FORLOCATING A BODY A QUARTER-MILEOFF THE WEST SHORE.>> WHEN WE COME IN, IT IS AFTEREVERYONE ELSE HAS DONE WHAT THEYCAN DO.REPORTER: HE IS THE FOUNDER OFTHE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONINVESTING IN STATE-OF-THE-ARTSONAR RADAR.>> WE ARE NOT BEING PAID BYANYONE.WE JUST ASK FOR OUR EXPENSES TOBE PAID.REPORTER: AFTER HIS BROTHER, AFIREFIGHTER DROWNED DURING AWATER RESCUE.>> WE ARE VERY SERIOUS ABOUT WEARE DOING -- ABOUT WHAT WE AREDOING.REPORTER: MARIANNE FEELING THEIMPACT FIRSTHAND.HIS LEGACY RECOVERING THESEBODIES.P>> IT BRINGS YOUR FAMILY PEACEAND CLOSURE.REPORTER:BRUCE'S LEGACY BEGANTHREE YEARS AGO.THEY HAVE RETURNED 15 DROWNINGVICTIMS TO THEIR ... (more)

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  6. Vacaville, Will C. Wood take field for first football practice of 2017 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Reporter

    Wood quarterback, Jhalen Grayer throws a pass during the first day of football practice Monday at Wood. The Wildcats are looking to build on the past two season and return to the playoffs.Joel Rosenbaum -- The Reporter The sun hats were out, the helmets were strapped on tight and the piercing sound of a whistle being blown could be heard in even the most isolated pockets of the empty campuses.

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  7. Body Found in Search for Drowned UNR Football PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A body has been found in the search for a University of Nevada, Reno football player who is believed to have drowned in Lake Tahoe over a year ago. The body was found Monday afternoon by Bruce's Legacy, a group that uses sonar equipment to search bodies of water.

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  8. NCJFCJ Elects Judge Egan Walker to Officer of the Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Nevada Business Journal

    The Honorable Egan Walker of the Second Judicial District Court, Family Division, Washoe County, has been elected to the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges as secretary of the board of directors.

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  9. A tale of two goose populations: Y-K Delta's shrink, Arctic coast's expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... fledge," he said. "That seems to lead to much more survival when they fly away." Alan Leach of the University of Nevada-Reno, the lead author of the survival study, is doubtful. "To me, they have not documented enough nests yet in the Arctic to ...

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  10. Tales out of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | NewsReview.com

    A statue of John W. Mackay graces the quad of the University of Nevada, Reno. It was given to the university by Mackay's son.

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  11. El Toro High graduate Jake Jackson passionate about faith, baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Wave

    During his senior season pitching for El Toro, Jake Jackson accomplished all that can be accomplished, both individually and as part of his team. The 6-foot-1, 190-pound right-hander went 12-1 his only defeat was a 1-0 loss to Aliso Niguel with a 0.61 ERA.

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  12. Recently discovered toad species already faces threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | High Country News

    Researchers at the University of Nevada, Reno, have named three new toad species: the Dixie Valley toad, the Railroad Valley toad and the Hot Creek toad. This is an especially exciting feat because it's rare to find new species of any amphibians, the class of animals that includes toads, frogs, newts, salamanders and caecilians.

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  13. Newly discovered Nevada toad species already under threatRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Conservationists are preparing an emergency petition to have the Dixie Valley toad listed as an endangered species to protect it from a proposed geothermal energy project at the edge of its isolated home in Churchill County. Nevada researchers only recently identified the Dixie Valley toad, the first new species of toad found anywhere in the U.S. in 50 years, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports .

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  14. Team-Bios 1 hour ago 2:55 p.m.Madeleine DartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | KIII

    Madeleine joins us from Northern California. She graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in December of 2016.

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  15. Three new toad species discovered in Nevada, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Dear Kitty

    Scientists have discovered three new species of toads living in Nevada's Great Basin in the US, that have been isolated from other populations for 650,000 years and may already be at risk of extinction. Discoveries of new amphibians are extremely rare in the US with only three new frog species discovered since 1985 - and toad species are even more rare, with the last species discovered north of Mexico, the now extinct Wyoming toad , in 1968.

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  16. Newly discovered Nevada toad species already under threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | KRON 4

    Conservationists are preparing an emergency petition to have the Dixie Valley toad listed as an endangered species to protect it from a proposed geothermal energy project at the edge of its isolated home in Churchill County. Nevada researchers only recently identified the Dixie Valley toad, the first new species of toad found anywhere in the U.S. in 50 years, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports .

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  17. US biologists discover three new toad speciesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | Nerve News

    Washington, July 24 - US biologists have discovered three new species of toads living in Nevada's Great Basin in an expansive survey of the 190,000 square miles ancient lake bottom. The discoveries, detailed in a paper published in science journal, are extremely rare in the US.

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  18. Biologists discover three new toad species in Nevada's Great BasinRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    U.S. biologists have discovered three new species of toads living in Nevada's Great Basin in an expansive survey of the 190,000 square miles ancient lake bottom. "We've found the toads in small, wet habitats surrounded by high-desert completely cut off from other populations," Dick Tracy, lead scientist on the project, said in a statement.

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  19. Buzz City Beat: Charlotte Hornets and Kyrie Irving trade talk, Sessions to Nevada HoFRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | Swarm and Sting

    Welcome to Buzz City Beat, a daily roundup of the best articles from around the internet surrounding the Charlotte Hornets. LeBron James recently visited the Queen City to watch his sons play basketball in a local tournament.

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  20. Scientists shocked by incredible discovery in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | Bay Area Business Woman

    Scientists have made a rare discovery of three new species of toad in Nevada, a remarkable find detailed in a new research paper. Scientists have just made a rather incredible discovery in several areas in Nevada.

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