Washoe County Newswire (Page 2)

Washoe County Newswire (Page 2)

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

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  1. 2 Men Sought in Nevada Fatal Shooting Arrested in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | NBC San Diego

    Nevada authorities say two men sought in a June 24 fatal shooting in the Reno area have been arrested in San Diego thanks to a tip. The Washoe County Sheriff's Office says Jamil Geronimo and Tyler Hernandez had been staying at a San Diego residence and were arrested without incident during a traffic stop Friday.

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  2. 2 men sought in Nevada fatal shooting arrested in San DiegoRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 14 | KTVN Reno

    Nevada authorities say two men sought in a June 24 fatal shooting in the Reno area have been arrested in San Diego thanks to a tip. The Washoe County Sheriff's Office says Jamil Geronimo and Tyler Hernandez had been staying at a San Diego residence and were arrested without incident during a traffic stop Friday.

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  3. Two Suspects in Galena Homicide Investigation Arrested in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | KTVN Reno

    Two of the three suspects in the Washoe County Sheriff's Office investigation of a fatal shooting that occurred on June 24 in Galena were taken into custody Friday in San Diego. Washoe County Sheriff's Office says two of the three suspects involved in the fatal shooting that occurred on June 24 in Galena were taken into custody Friday in San Diego.

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  4. District Court, Washoe County Deputies Warn of Phone ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | KTVN Reno

    The Second Judicial District Court and the Washoe County Sheriff's Office say they continue to get reports about an ongoing phone scam. The Second Judicial District Court and the Washoe County Sheriff's Office say they continue to get reports about an ongoing phone scam.  The county says the scammers identify themselves as Sheriff's Office personnel or District Court personnel and request personal information from the caller.

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  5. Operation Backpack At Food Truck FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | KTVN Reno

    ... youth return to school with supplies they need. Their goal this year is to collect 3,000 backpacks for Washoe County alone and 10,000 for the Northern California and Northern Nevada regions. In addition to the collection at Food Truck Friday, 20 ...

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  6. Dump advocate defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | NewsReview.com

    ... facing general elections when no Democrat was running. The first winner under the new law was Dawn Gibbons in Washoe County in 1998, who was elected to the Nevada Assembly in a three-person Republican primary. Gibbons and her leading opponent in ...

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  7. Police find body near highway bridge over Truckee RiverRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 11 | KTVN Reno

    The Tahoe Daily Tribune reports Truckee police located an abandoned car that was running and had its driver side door open near the bridge over the river early Wednesday morning. Truckee police, California Highway Patrol, and Nevada County and Washoe County deputies searched the area, finding the body hours later.

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  8. Washoe County Seeks Shooting Ban When Fire Risks PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Western Nevada officials have requested the drafting of an ordinance that could prohibit target shooting when wildfire threats are present. Washoe County commissioners requested Tuesday for the district attorney to draft the measure for officials to consider at a later date.

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  9. Reno Ice Rink Plans Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | KTVN Reno

    UPDATE: The Reno Ice: Jennifer M. O'Neal Community Ice Arena announced their plans to set up shop are moving forward on their Facebook page. In 2017, Washoe County approved for negotiations with the county to secure land for the rink at the South Reno Valleys Regional Sports Complex next to the South Valleys Library.

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  10. Washoe County: Drafting Target Shooting OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | KTVN Reno

    Washoe County reports that the Board of County Commissioners has approved a request with the Community Services Department to begin drafting an ordinance to limit target shooting during dangerous fire conditions. Washoe County reports that the Board of County Commissioners has approved a request with the Community Services Department to begin drafting an ordinance to limit target shooting during dangerous fire conditions.

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  11. RSAR Releases 2018 Second Quarter/June Existing Home Sales ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | Nevada Business Journal

    The Reno/Sparks Association of REALTORS released its 2018 second quarter and June 2018 report on existing home sales in Washoe County, including median sales price and number of home sales in the region.

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  12. We have the latest Reno-area restaurant inspections right hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    How clean is your favorite Reno-area restaurant? Search all inspections through June 2018 We updated our searchable database of Washoe County restaurant inspections. Check out this story on rgj.com: They're updated through July 3. You can search for restaurants by name, address or inspection result - whether it was a pass, conditional pass or fail.

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  13. Reno man gets 20 years in prison for string of burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... was sentenced earlier this week on two counts of burglary stemming from two separate cases, according to the Washoe County District Attorney's Office. Frye previously pleaded guilty and must serve five years before becoming eligible for parole. He ...

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  14. Free Summer Meals for KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | KTVN Reno

    Almost half of Washoe County School District's student population qualifies for free or reduced price lunches. During the summer break, a lack of those free lunches can put an additional strain on the families.

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  15. Reno Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Habitual BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | KTVN Reno

    The Washoe County District Attorney's Office reports that a man was sentenced on multiple burglary charges as a habitual offender. The Washoe County District Attorney's Office reports that a man was sentenced on multiple burglary charges as a habitual offender.

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  16. Fireworks Spark Multiple FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | KTVN Reno

    The Reno Fire Department responded to six fires likely caused by fireworks in a 90-minute span on the 4th of July.  Fireworks are illegal in all of Washoe County except for tribal lands.

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  17. Friends of NV Wilderness Wraps Up First Half of 2018 Field SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Volunteer crews have contributed almost $150,000 in in-kind contributions and spent two nights in the Massacre Rim Wilderness Study Area in northern Washoe County to do maintenance work on the upper High Rock Trail and the Massacre Cabin. According to Nevada wilderness, more than 150 volunteer "Weed Warriors" helped clear the Hunter Creek trail of more than 30,000 dangerous musk thistles.

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  18. Hea s goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | NewsReview.com

    ... critic for KTVN in Reno and KCRA in Sacramento and service on the Nevada Board of Regents for 12 years and the Washoe County School Board for four.

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  19. Limebikes in the limelightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | NewsReview.com

    ... local entities - the City of Reno, City of Sparks, Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, University of Nevada, Reno and Washoe County. Anyone with the mobile phone app can locate a bike resting on its kickstand somewhere and unlock it by scanning a QR code. ...

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  20. Smoke From California Fires Brings Haze to Truckee Meadows, TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | KTVN Reno

    There's a haze hanging over the valley and in the Tahoe Basin, thanks to a pair of major wildfires burning in California, and while it hasn't tipped the air quality scales into the "unhealthy" range yet, experts say that can change quickly. "Most of the smoke is at the higher elevations," Washoe County Health District Branch Chief Daniel Inouye said, "But as we cool off at night, smoke will just kind of settle here into the valleys."

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