Washoe County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Washoe County Man Arrested On Suspicion Of LewdnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    According to a press release, Washoe County Detectives arrested 62-year-old Douglas Allen Hanks, of Washoe County, on Wednesday. He is charged with one count of Sexual Assault with a Child Under 14 and one count of Lewdness with a Child Under 14. Hanks was also charged with one count each of Open and Gross Lewdness and Indecent/Obscene Exposure.

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  2. Male body found in canyon north of Spanish SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    SPANISH SPRINGS, Nev. -- Officials with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office tell News 4 the body of a male in his 20s was found in a remote canyon north of Spanish Springs Sunday afternoon.

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  3. Death Investigation North of RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    Search crews with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office are working to retrieve a body from a remote area north of Spanish Springs High School. Teams were called out to an area near Eagle Canyon Rd, on reports of a body found there, just after 2 p.m. Sunday.

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  4. Body Found In Hills North Of Spanish SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Washoe County Sheriff's are investigating the cause of death of a body found in the remote hills north of Reno.

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  5. Darrell Moody: Carter firing by Nevada was the right playRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... boys soccer, but the rest of their programs are better suited for Division 1A. Hopefully it will be something Washoe County officials will embrace as well as current Division 1 schools. North Valleys was voted down 9-0 earlier this year when it ...

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  6. Nevada lawmakers vet bill easing restrictions on wineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    The Assembly Commerce and Labor Committee held a hearing Friday for AB4. The bill would repeal a state law prohibiting wineries in Clark and Washoe counties from importing wine from other states or serving alcoholic beverages on their premises.

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  7. Nevada winery expansion bill talk pits big counties against ruralsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  8. Will Washoe Win Winemaking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    At first look, Washoe County does not seem like wine country, but experts say it's the perfect climate. Some say, its not the weather, but the red tape that is keeping Washoe County from becoming a wine haven.

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  9. Lawmakers vet bills easing winery, distillery restrictionsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    AB4 would repeal a state law prohibiting wineries in Clark and Washoe counties from importing wine from other states or serving alcoholic beverages on premises. A group of Assembly Republicans are sponsoring AB186, which would increase out-of-state export limits for alcoholic beverages and expand retail sales.

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  10. Nevada Legislature: Lawmakers vet bills easing winery, distillery restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    AB4 would repeal a state law prohibiting wineries in Clark and Washoe counties from importing wine from other states or serving alcoholic beverages on premises.

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  11. Walker Lane Exploration, Inc. Announces Private Placement Equity FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... Lane region of Nevada where the Corporation presently owns three properties; Pyramid, which is located in Washoe County, Nevada, consisting of 10 lode claims leased from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). West Trinity, which is located in ...

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  12. WCSD Recognized for Excellence in Financial ReportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    From the Washoe County School District: For the fourteenth consecutive year, the Washoe County School District has been recognized for fiscally responsible practices by the Government Finance Officers Association . The group awarded its Certification of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the WCSD Office of Business & Financial Services in recognition of its award-winning Comprehensive Financial Report for fiscal year ending June 30, 2014.

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  13. Free RTC Rides on St. Patrick's Day After 4pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County - RTC - will offer free transit rides from 4pm to midnight on St. Patrick's Day next Tuesday. Additionally, the downtown circulator bus, the RTC SIERRA SPIRIT, will have extended hours.

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  14. Nevada Lawmakers Vet Bills Easing Winery, Distillery RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    Nevada lawmakers plan to review two bills easing restrictions on wineries and craft breweries. The Assembly Commerce and Labor Committee will hold hearings on the two bills Friday.

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  15. Lawmakers Look at Bills Easing Restrictions on Wineries and DistilleriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    AB4 would repeal a state law prohibiting wineries in Clark and Washoe counties from importing wine from other states or serving alcoholic beverages on premises.

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  16. Sparks woman leaves 4-year-old home unattended, arrested for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... and Portman in Reno. The driver was Samantha Smith, a 23-year-old Sparks resident. She was booked into the Washoe County Jail at about 1:40 that same morning. At about 7:15 a.m., Sparks officers say they were notified by Washoe County Deputies that ...

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  17. Rescue Diver Training streamlines Wcso Hasty, Remsa, and RenownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The all-volunteer Washoe County Sheriff's HASTY search and rescue team, REMSA, and Renown teamed up for rescue diver emergency training ahead of the busy summer season. It took coordination and collaboration for the valuable training, which started at Sparks Marina, to the ambulance, and ending at a hyperbaric chamber at Renown.

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  18. Bill: Let defendants of meritless prosecution seek costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Sens. Greg Brower and Aaron Ford on Thursday asked the Judiciary Committee to change Nevada law to allow criminal defendants victimized by bad prosecutors to ask for court costs. SB186 would allow people to be reimbursed for their costs in defending against a criminal case, "if the judge determined it to be vexatious, frivolous or in bad faith," said Brower, a Republican.

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  19. Sparks Mother Arrested for DUI While Child Left Home AloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    A Sparks woman is now in custody after she was found riving drunk while her child was left at home alone. Later, Sparks officers were notified by Washoe County Deputies that Smith's 4-year old son was unattended at her home in Sparks.

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  20. 4-Year-Old Boy Left Alone For 7 Hours; Sparks Woman ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... Samantha Smith of Sparks for DUI in the area of Offenhauser Drive and Portman in Reno. She was booked into the Washoe County Jail at 1:40 a.m. At approximately 7:15 a.m., Sparks officers were notified by Washoe County Deputies that Smith had ...

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