Washoe County Newswire (Page 2)

Washoe County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washoe County, NV. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 1,255 in Washoe County, NV

  1. Smoke from CA wildfire triggers air quality concern in RenoRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | KTVN Reno

    Smoke from a California wildfire burning more than 300 miles away has prompted Washoe County health officials to issue an air quality warning for the Reno-Sparks area. The county's Air Quality Management Division said readings climbed into the unhealthy range for sensitive groups shortly after noon on Monday.

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  2. Smoke from CA wildfire triggers air quality concern in RenoRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | KTVN Reno

    Smoke from a California wildfire burning more than 300 miles away has prompted Washoe County health officials to issue an air quality warning for the Reno-Sparks area. The county's Air Quality Management Division said readings climbed into the unhealthy range for sensitive groups shortly after noon on Monday.

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  3. Teen sentenced to life in prison gets paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Nevada Supreme Court has ruled a juvenile sentenced to consecutive life terms without the possibility of parole could be paroled after serving 20 years. Juan M. Castillo was convicted of murder in Washoe County at the age of 15 and received consecutive terms of life without parole in 1996.

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  4. Air Quality Has Reached Unhealthy for Sensitive GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | KTVN Reno

    This air quality alert was issued by the Washoe County Health District, Air Quality Management Division.

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  5. 'Operation Backpack' to Help Area Kids in Need SucceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | KTVN Reno

    The start of the new school year is just weeks away for Washoe County students. But for children who live in poverty - the thought of showing up unprepared on that first day can be overwhelming.

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  6. DigiPath Labs Sign Cannabis Testing Agreement With The Cannavative GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Market Wire

    ... agreement with The Cannavative Group, a fully licensed medical cannabis cultivator and producer located in Washoe County, Nevada. DigiPath Labs will test all cannabis products grown and produced by The Cannavative Group for potency, terpenoids, ...

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KTVN Reno

    ... "You have delegates from across the state, certainly a lot from Las Vegas and Clark County, a solid Washoe County contingent and then others from some of the rural counties, you make some great friendships, you meet a lot of new people, but you're a ...

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  8. Wondering What that Slip of Paper in your Property Taxes Means?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KTVN Reno

    If you rent out your home--or a property you own--for short periods of time, there's a tax that you may not know you're supposed to be paying. Homeowners in Washoe County, who just got their property tax bills, will find a slip of paper inside from the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority.

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KTVN Reno

    ... a day. Most of our calls are dealing with someone that is in some form of crisis," said Bob Harmon of the Washoe County Sheriff's Office. JUSTin HOPE helps make that situation more comfortable for both parties. Filling out a form like this one gives ...

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  10. Nevada to receive $690K in Zika fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Nevada Appeal

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday the state will receive its share of the $60 million total funding designated to the effort. The virus can spread through mosquito bites, sex and from a mother to her baby during her pregnancy.

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  11. On the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NewsReview.com

    When a recent study showed Nevada had clawed its way up from 50th to 49th in the nation in the quality of its schools, folks at the Washoe County School District knew what they would soon be facing. And they were right - most news coverage did not distinguish between state and county performance.

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  12. Carson City Sheriff's Office dealing with reports of aggressive dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Nevada Appeal

    The Carson City Sheriff's Office has responded to several calls about aggressive dogs recently, with one incident ending with a five-year-old being mauled. Public safety and animal experts say dogowners should be educated about how to create a pet-friendly community in order to keep both pets and people safe this summer.

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  13. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KTVN Reno

    Driver's Edge in conjunction with Washoe County Sheriff Chuck Allen held a local competition Wednesday in Reno featuring the mayors from both Reno and Sparks, teams from the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Nevada Department of Public Safety, NDOT, various Reno media outlets, including KTVN, and other teams. Driver's Edge is a free half-day program that travels throughout the nation teaching real life emergency avoidance and response using both classroom and behind the wheel learning.

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  14. Nevada Humane Society holding Cherish Your Chihuahua campaign through AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Nevada Appeal

    ... $20 rate is even less than the organization's normal low-cost priced and is available to all residents of Washoe County and Carson City. Pet parents who wish to take advantage of this offer must mention the Cherish Your Chihuahua campaign when they ...

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  15. Reno Airport Board Appoints New ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | News 88.9 KNPR

    The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that Eldorado's vice president of sales and marketing, Rick Murdock, was appointed to the position Tuesday. The appointments are made by cities of Reno and Sparks, Washoe County and the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority.

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  16. Waste Management to Hold Residential Dump Days This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KTVN Reno

    ... at a free or discounted rate," Anderson said. This program is made possible through a partnership between Washoe County and Waste Management of Nevada. It's an important tool that helps combat illegal dumping and helps residents clean up their ...

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  17. Support Pours in For Nevada Police After Dallas, Baton RougeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KTVN Reno

    ... the world and help people solve problems. To help, or save somebody, it puts a smile on my face." Across town, Washoe County Deputy Jeff McCaskill knows that feeling too: "Those calls that we go to and we know that we made a change or a difference ...

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  18. Nevada Rural Housing Authority Celebrates Grand Opening of Larios...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Nevada Business Journal

    Nevada Rural Housing Authority celebrated the opening of Phase II of the Larios Arms Senior Residence in Winnemucca.

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  19. Regional Transportation Commission continues 2040 master plan processRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    The RTP - which serves residents of Reno and Sparks, along with unincorporated areas of Washoe County - identifies transportation investments over the next 20 years. RTC is required to update the plan every four years in order to retain its eligibility for federal funding.

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  20. For Nevada ground game, GOP take cues from Obama strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Nevada Appeal

    ... would have flooded me with yard signs ... our office should be overflowing with bumper stickers," said Washoe County Republican Central Committee Chairman Roger Edwards, who gets frequent requests for Trump swag but has to direct people to find it ...

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