Washoe County Newswire (Page 10)

Washoe County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washoe County, NV. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 6,038 in Washoe County, NV

  1. District Attorney, Public Defender Head From Courtroom to Hard Court to Benefit Children's CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    The Washoe County District Attorney's Office go head to head against the Washoe County Public Defender and Alternate Public Defender's Office in the Children's Cancer Classic Saturday The players, all attorneys in the Public Defender's and District Attorney's offices, are used to going head to head in the courtroom now they'll go head to head on the hard court for the benefit of children in our community battling cancer and their families. The game will be played at the Reno Events Center from 2-4 p.m. Tickets for the event can be purchased at .

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  2. Sparks Man Faces 15 Years in Prison After Second DUI ConvictionRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    The Washoe County District Attorney's Office says a Sparks man faces up to 15 years in prison when he's sentenced in May on one felony DUI charge. 57-year-old Gerald Charles Henderson was found guilty Tuesday on one count of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol with Prior Felony Driving Under the Influence Conviction after a two day trial.

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  3. Taxable sales in Nevada up 11.8 percent in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... to the same month in 2016. Clark County posted sales of $3.1 billion, a gain of 10.4 percent. Sales in Washoe County increased by 5.5 percent. The biggest decrease was 23.1 percent in Esmeralda County. The department said results in Clark County ...

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  4. WCSD Requires New Vaccine for 7th GradersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    Washoe County students now have a new vaccine requirement. The school district just announced that students will need to get the meningitis vaccine before entering seventh grade in the fall.

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  5. Female motorcyclist dies in crash at Washoe Lake near RenoRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    Washoe County sheriff's spokesman Bob Harmon says the motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a recreational vehicle on Eastland Boulevard at about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Harmon says the woman apparently failed to navigate a curve before she hit the RV head-on.

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  6. Power Outage Affects Nearly 9,000 Customers Across Northern NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    NV Energy says the outage in Washoe County is due to an equipment problem, affecting approximately 4,800 customers. Power is expected to be restored by 10:30 a.m. A second major outage is reported in Humboldt County with 4,000 customers affected.

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  7. LocalNV Energy: 4,800 customers without power in Washoe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The majority of the outages are in the southwest Reno area, where more than 4,200 customers are without power.

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  8. Flood Relief Transitions from Response to RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    ... focus on septic system repairs--or replacements--and ensuring water in the affected area is safe to drink. Washoe County's Health District says they have been testing the water twice, weekly, and that it is 'safe and meets all standards for ...

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    ... 93 years old. "Bill Farr was the epitome of a public servant holding many titles throughout his life. He was a Washoe County Commissioner, Nevada State Senator, and the longest serving Sparks Fire Chief in the City's history. He was also an American ...

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  10. Special Olympics Nevada to Host Regional Basketball Tournament SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    ... dedication. Medals will be presented for team competition and the individual skills competition. Athletes from Washoe County, Winnemucca, Carson City, South Lake Tahoe, Lassen County, Fernley, Fallon and Douglas County will participate.

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  11. Temporary Flood Barrier in Lemmon Valley CompleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    Reno, Nevada. March 24, 2017. The Washoe County North Valleys Incident Command Team has completed construction of the temporary flood barrier around low lying areas of Swan Lake in Lemmon Valley.

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  12. Man Accused of Threatening Carson City Judge Pleads Not GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    ... and Department of Public Safety (DPS) Investigators say they received information that an inmate at the Washoe County Sheriff's Detention Center was being held on a 2011 Contempt Of Court Warrant with a $5,000 bail out of Carson City. Officials say ...

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  13. Reno Man Found Guilty in February 2016 Siri's Casino Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    The Washoe County District Attorney's Office says a Reno man was found guilty this week in a fatal shooting at Siri's Casino in February 2016. 40-year-old Kiley Scott Grayson was found guilty Thursday night on one count of Second Degree Murder with the Use of a Deadly Weapon and one count of Carrying Concealed Weapon.

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  14. City of Reno to Begin Work on Highland Canal Storm Drain ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    ... and occasionally on weekends, to expedite the project. The City of Reno, Truckee Meadows Water Authority and Washoe County are partnering on a project designed to capture and convey stormwater in a constructed collection system to reduce sources of ...

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    ... and has not demonstrated results." Last year alone, Meals on Wheels served almost 400,000 meals across Washoe County. This means at least one hot meal per day for these senior citizens who might not otherwise be able to eat because many of them are ...

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  16. NV: Bill Would Enhance Penalties for Assaulting Police Volunteers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Mass Transit

    ... science offices, among other areas of police forces across the state. Metro Police lobbyist Chuck Callaway and Washoe County Sheriff's Office lobbyist Eric Spratley testified in favor of the bill, saying their offices rely heavily on volunteers and ...

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  17. Reno Man Convicted of Domestic Violence Against WifeRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    The Washoe County District Attorney's Office says a man was convicted of domestic violence last week. Prosecutors say Kevin T. Davis of Reno was found guilty last Friday of domestic battery causing substantial bodily harm after a three-day trial.

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  18. John school' proposed for illegal sex buyers on first offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... for first-time offenders if they attend programs like so-called john schools where available. A program in Washoe County is funded through fees and relies on courts to order participants to attend. Victim impact panels similar to those used for ...

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  19. Seat belt bill raises concerns about safety, racial profilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A bill allowing police to pull drivers over for not wearing seat belts drew racial-profiling concerns as well as emotional testimony from the family of an 18-year-old who was unbuckled when she died in a 2010 collision. Senate Bill 288 would add Nevada to a list of 34 other states with primary seat belt laws.

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  20. How Student Loan Debt Can Affect Your Tax ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to KXNT News/Talk 840 AM KXNT NewsRadio 840 AM is dedicated to being the dominant information [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 107.5-3 FM HD3 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7397 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 CONTACTS: Maureen Pulicella, [...] How Student Loan Debt Can Affect Your Tax Return If you accrued any student loan debt in 2016, here's everything you'll need to know when filing your tax returns this year. Low-Interest Loans Available for Washoe County Flood Victims The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans to businesses and residents affected by severe storms and flooding in Washoe County.

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