Washoe County Newswire (Page 9)

Washoe County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washoe County, NV. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 4,127 in Washoe County, NV

  1. More Read the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that more than 5,500 families have been able to purchase a home with the help of the "Home is Possible" program, which launched in 2014. The program offers free money to low- and middle-income homebuyers in Clark and Washoe counties who meet other mortgage qualifications.

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  2. Supreme Court overturns Reno drug trafficking convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    The Supreme Court has overturned the drug trafficking conviction of Frederick Bowman of Reno citing both juror misconduct and the judge's failure to order jurors not to conduct their own investigations into the case. Washoe County Deputies charged him at the jail after finding a small package of meth at his feet during intake at the jail.

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  3. Supreme Court overturns Reno trafficking convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    The Supreme Court has overturned the drug trafficking conviction of Frederick Bowman of Reno citing both juror misconduct and the judge's failure to order jurors not to conduct their own investigations into the case. Washoe County Deputies charged him at the jail after finding a small package of meth at his feet during intake at the jail.

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  4. Bank Says Jailed Lobbyist Hid AssetsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    ... to it. It also sued eight other members of the extended Whittemore family and another couple, on April 21 in Washoe County Court. Whittemore is scheduled for release in August from a federal minimum-security prison after serving two years for a 2013 ...

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  5. WCSD Recognized for Music ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    When the recession hit school budgets, oftentimes, music education was the first thing on the chopping block. But now in Washoe County, they're celebrating a growing music program and even some national recognition for it.

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  6. Sparks couple killed in crash ID'd; man facing DUI chargesRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... from the crash on Pyramid Way near Disc Drive. He was treated at a hospital for minor injuries taken to the Washoe County jail pending an initial court appearance on charges including felony DUI causing death and felony leaving the scene of a fatal ...

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  7. Reno Police Arrest 2 Men in Vehicle, Residential Burglaries CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... Reno Police say it's believed that Payne and Metz are responsible for numerous burglaries in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County. Detectives are asking anyone with information about these two individuals to contact the Reno Police Department at :(775) ...

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  8. Sparks Police: Craigslist Ad Ends in Arrest on Attempted Sexual Assault & Kidnapping ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... positively identifying the suspect as Juan De Jesus Reyes-Palomino, who was later arrested and booked into the Washoe County Jail. Detectives say they believe Reyes-Palomino answered other Craigslist ads as far back as three months ago. Detectives ...

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  9. NHP Releases Details After Deadly Crash on Pyramid Highway SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... minor injuries. Troopers say Cortez agreed to blood draw to determine impairment and was later booked into the Washoe County Jail on the following charges: Felony DUI Crash Resulting in Death (two Counts), Felony Hit and Run Crash Resulting in Death ...

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  10. Firefighters and Sheriff's Deputies Compete At Charity Golf TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    They are often on the scene together protecting Washoe County from fires and crime, but today law enforcement and firefighting agencies teamed up to raise money for children with cancer on the golf course. The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District and the Washoe County Sheriff's Department were at Lakeridge Golf Course raising money to go directly to families in Northern Nevada.

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  11. Area Prescription Drug Round Up This SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    On April 30th, 2016, local and federal agencies will once again partner together to sponsor the Prescription Drug Round Up event in Washoe County. Since the area's first event in the fall of 2009, the Round Ups in Washoe County have collected over 1.6 million prescription pills.

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  12. Washoe County Librarya s Spring Food for Fines * thru 4/30/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | KDOT-FM Reno

    The Washoe County Library's Spring Food for Fines is continuing through April 30th. For every overdue item, donate an item of non-perishable food and your fine will be removed.

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  13. Washoe County School District Board of Trustees Looks to Fill Vacant SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The Washoe County School District is seeking a replacement for Trustee Nick Smith who resigned in early April. Smith resigned after alleged misconduct with a high school student.

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  14. Celebrate Earth Day by recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Record-Courier

    For 46 years people have been celebrating Earth Day, and recycling is one of the easiest ways to do so. Douglas County is at 57 percent, with Carson City falling way behind at 28 percent and Washoe County at 37 percent.

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  15. Possible Standoff Off Mt. Rose HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... scene of a possible standoff off Mt. Rose Highway near the Great Basin Institute. At approximately 12:30 a.m. Washoe County Deputies were called to the scene of a possible domestic violence investigation. The suspect reportedly drove his vehicle ...

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  16. Man Arrested for Armed Robbery on Court StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... was used in the crime. The suspect, identified as 20-year-old Javier Godoy-Rufino, was arrested and booked at Washoe County Sheriff's Office for armed robbery and possession of a firearm with obliterated serial number. The investigation is ongoing. ...

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  17. Left Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    ... than motor vehicle accidents or AIDS. Last Spring, there were multiple suicides at the middle school level in Washoe County, which horrified parents and teachers as they confronted the deaths of students much too young to experience the anguish and ...

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  18. Arson Suspect Arrested in D'Andrea Golf Club Fire InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... er 28, 2015 at D'Andrea Golf Club. Upon the conclusion of their investigation, the case was turned over to the Washoe County District Attorney's Office and Allison was indicted by Grand Jury.

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  19. 3 Reno High Schools Among Nevada's Top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    A report issued by U.S. News & World Report ranks three Washoe County School District high schools among Nevada's top 10 high schools. The Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology ranked first in the state, Galena High School ranked second, and Reno High School ranked seventh among the 139 high schools in Nevada.

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  20. "Protecting Nevada's Seniors" Resource Event ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    A free public event called "Protecting Nevada's Seniors" is happening Thursday afternoon, offering resources and tips for how seniors can protect themselves. Put on by the Nevada State Contractors Board and the City of Reno, experts with the Attorney General's Office, Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Washoe County District Attorney's Office, and the Contractors Board will hold a panel discussion and offer resources to help seniors protect themselves.

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