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These Men Are Suspected of Assault

Sparks Police are looking for two men believed to have been involved in an assault at Baldini’s Casino on Rock Boulevard. Detectives were called to the casino about 4 AM June 16th. They met with a victim who told them after a confrontation with two men, one of them tried to hit the victim with…MORE

Road Rage Incident Leads to Shots Fired

Multiple cars were struck by gunfire after a road rage incident early this morning. It happened just after 12am in the area of East Patriot Boulevard and Kingston Lane. Witnesses told police that two men got into a fight. One man had a hockey stick, the other had a gun. Police say the man with…MORE

Housing Project Approved by The Reno Planning Commission

A proposed development that would bring 4,700 housing units to southeast Reno, is one step closer to reality after the Reno Planning Commission approved both the master plan and zoning map amendment. California developer, Newport Pacific Land Company, wants to build single family homes and multi-family units within 15 years near the Southeast Connector. Opponents of…MORE

City of Reno Cracking Down on Illegal Street Racing

The City of Reno is getting serious about street racing. It endangers the people involved, and puts innocent people at risk. One proposal would confiscate and crush the cars of illegal racers.MORE

19 Year Old Reno Man Sentenced to Life in Prison

19 year old Jacob James Poochigian of Reno has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 29 years. Poochigian was sentenced for Sexual Assault, Kidnapping, Robbery with Use of a Deadly Weapon, Battery with Intent to Commit Sexual Assault, and Coercion. He was also sentenced on a related case to…MORE

DUI Driver Faces a Possible 40 Years in Prison

A woman who admitted she was drunk when she went across the centerline into an oncoming car on Highway 50 near Lake Tahoe, is facing up to 40 years in prison. 40 year old Kimberly Ann Davis of Carson City pleaded guilty to causing death and substantial bodily hard while DUI. A passenger in her…MORE

Two Teens Arrested For Weekend Shooting

Two teenagers have been arrested for a shooting at a weekend party. 19-year-old Alexzamir Hernandez-Mendoza is charged with attempted murder, battery with a deadly weapon, assault with a deadly weapon, discharging a gun in an occupied structure, and burglary while in possession of a gun. 18-year-old Joshua Watson is charged with four counts of assault…MORE

Governor Sandoval Will Lead Oct. 1 Memorial Committee

Gov. Brian Sandoval will lead the committee creating a memorial to the victims of the Oct. 1 attack on the Las Vegas Strip. The Governor says he’s humbled and honored to accept this role, adding ” I will never forget the events of 1 October and I feel privileged to be asked to lead this…MORE

Senator Dean Heller Meets With Trump’s Supreme Court Pick

After a brief meeting Thursday with President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, Sen. Dean Heller announced support for Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Heller says he has “no reservations” in confidently supporting Kavanaugh’s confirmation. Democrats say Judge Kavanaugh’s record on reviving Yucca Mountain should have merited at least some questions.MORE

Blogs

Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…