Washoe County Newswire (Page 4)

Washoe County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washoe County, NV. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 2,687 in Washoe County, NV

  1. RSAR Announces Three Recipients for "REALTORS Build A Better Block" ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Nevada Business Journal

    ... more accessible to residences and visitors alike." Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful, in collaboration with Washoe County and Washoe County Parks and Open Space, proposes to use the funds to transform the dome building, renamed The Hive, into a public ...

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  2. REMSA Community Advisory | Barbecue SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Nevada Business Journal

    ... services agency serving northern Nevada since 1986. Through an exclusive franchise agreement, REMSA provides Washoe County's 420,000 residents with 24/7 ALS and ILS ground ambulance services. REMSA also encompasses Care Flight, a regional ...

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  3. Law enforcement cracks down on Reno street racersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A joint operation between a number of Washoe County law enforcement agencies against street racers resulted in 11 arrests, 64 citations and one towed vehicle. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports two of the arrests Friday were for felony eluding after two suspects attempted to flee in their vehicles after being caught racing in Reno.

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  4. Summer Food Drive to Help Area Families in NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | KTVN Reno

    Washoe County, and the Cities of Reno and Sparks are joining forces to help families in need this summer with a food drive.  Reno City Hall, One E. First Street: 2nd and 6th floors Reno Building Inspectors Corpyard trailer, 1745 East Commercial Row Canned Meals: Stews, Soups, Spaghetti/Ravioli Protein: Peanut Butter, Tuna, Salmon, Chicken, Dried or Canned Beans Grains: Whole Grain Cereal, Oatmeal, Brown Rice, Whole Grain Pasta Fruits: Canned , Dried Fruit, Applesauce , 100% Fruit Juice Boxes Vegetables: Canned Dairy: Shelf Stable Milk Kid-friendly Snacks: Granola Bars, Popcorn, Animal Crackers, Graham Crackers Baby Products: Formula, Infant Cereal, Baby Food

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  5. Two men wanted in Reno homicide arrested in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Two of three men wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Reno were taken into custody in San Diego on Friday, Nevada officials said. Investigators were led to the California city after a tipster said the pair was staying at a San Diego home, a Washoe County Sheriff's Department spokesman said.

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  6. Code Red AlertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | KTVN Reno

    When disasters hit it's important to be in the know and city officials want to help you have all the information you need to stay safe. That's why Washoe County partnered with the Cities of Reno and Sparks to put in place a phone notification system called Code Red that will alert you in times of crisis.

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. District Court, Washoe County Deputies Warn of Phone ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | 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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  10. Operation Backpack At Food Truck FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | 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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  11. Dump advocate defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | 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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  12. Police find body near highway bridge over Truckee RiverRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2018 | 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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  13. Washoe County Seeks Shooting Ban When Fire Risks PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | 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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  14. Fireworks Spark Multiple FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | 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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  15. Friends of NV Wilderness Wraps Up First Half of 2018 Field SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | 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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  16. Hea s goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | 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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  17. Limebikes in the limelightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | 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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  18. Smoke From California Fires Brings Haze to Truckee Meadows, TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | 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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  19. Names released of 4 who died in wrong-way crash on I-80Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Names released of 4 who died in wrong-way crash on I-80 near Reno Four people are dead and two were injured, one critically, after head-on collision. Check out this story on rgj.com: These Washoe County dispatchers talk about what it takes to be a dispatcher.

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  20. Legal pot's impact on Nevada a year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... recreational dispensaries, 98 cultivators, 66 production facilities and seven labs. Since July last year, the Washoe County Sheriff's Office alone has seen a substantial increase in the number of DUI arrests resulting solely from a positive test for ...

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