Category Archives: KOH Local News

Northern Nevada local news

Reno SWAT Surrounds Home, Finds Suspect Dead From Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

The Reno Police Department and SWAT found a man who apparently died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound inside a home in the 1100 block of Sageberry Court Monday night. The home he was in was surrounded after he allegedly hit his father in the head with a crowbar. Lt. William Rulla says the man’s mother…MORE

Reno Crews Respond to Fire Near UNR

The Reno Fire Department were able to keep a fast growing brush fire to one acre near the University of Nevada-Reno campus. The fire was first reported around 9:00 p.m. last night. Reno Fire Battalion Chief Mike Pilcher says it was stopped 10 minutes after it was reported.  MORE

2019 Hemmings Motor News Great Race Making a Stop in Gardnerville

The 2019 Hemmings Motor News Great Race, a classic car rally that’s traveling this year from Riverside, California to Tacoma, Washington for a $50,000 prize, is making their second stop this weekend in Gardnerville. You’re invited to come out and see the cars.  MORE

State of Nevada Files Expanded Complaint in Opioid Suit

The State of Nevada filed an expanded complaint to bring justice to multiple conspirators, responsible for the opioid crisis that killed thousands of Nevadans, and devastated the state’s health care and public safety systems. The lawsuit alleges that the manufacturers, distributors, pharmacies, and individuals created an ecosystem of addiction with deadly consequences to the state…MORE

Community Invited to Victims Rights Ceremony

To honor those who have been affected by violent crime in our community, the Alliance for Victims’ Rights invites all Washoe County citizens to visit and reflect at the Holly Quick Memorial Garden. This Memorial Garden was created in memory of Holly Quick and other victims and survivors of crime in Washoe County. To celebrate…MORE

Eldorado Selling Three Casinos (No Not Those)

Reno-based Eldorado Resorts is selling three of its regional casinos in two states for $385 million to VICI Properties and Century Casinos. CDC Gaming Reports says analysts speculated the transaction – which includes two casinos in Missouri – could foreshadow a merger between Eldorado and Caesars Entertainment, a deal that has seemingly been in the…MORE

Man Arrested in Stabbing After a Bar Fight

A man has been arrested for a stabbing early Monday morning in Incline Village. Washoe County Sheriff’s investigators say two men got into a fight at the Village Pub about 1 a.m. One man was stabbed and taken to a hospital with what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries. The other was arrested. Deputies say…MORE

Forward Progress Stopped on Wildfire Near Red Rock Road

Forward progress of a fire burning near the Rancho Haven area at the north end of Red Rock Road was stopped at 25 acres. No structures were threatened or damaged according to officials with the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District. Crews fought the fire on the ground and from the air. It was first reported…MORE