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Reno Council Working on Scooter Regs

The Reno City Council approved two Ordinance Introductions and referred them both for a second reading and adoption. The first is a change to city code called “System Of Dockless Bicycles, Electric Bicycles, and/or Electric Scooters within City limits.” This Ordinance Introduction puts into place local regulations that prohibit companies from providing dockless bicycle, electric…MORE

Thousand Will Attend WCSD Career Fair

More than 5,000 eighth-graders will attend the 5th Annual WCSD Career Expo this week, where they will learn about high-demand jobs and educational opportunities in Northern Nevada. The event is Friday, 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Reno-Sparks Convention Center. It will include companies and groups like the Nevada Builders Alliance, JOIN, EDAWN, and Microsoft,…MORE

Sheriff’s Deputy Involved in a Hit & Run While Investigating Another Crash

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office was investigating a pedestrian versus vehicle crash when a deputy vehicle was hit by another car. Tuesday afternoon deputies say a woman driving a blue SUV when she hit a 60-year-old man at Long and Carson Street. He was care flighted to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The woman was…MORE

Woman Injured While Jaywalking on Keystone Avenue

Police are investigating a pedestrian involved accident in Reno. A woman was struck by a car while jaywalking at Keystone Avenue and Jones Street around 6:30. Authorities say she was transported to Renown with unknown injuries. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with police.MORE

Firefighters Respond to Butane Explosion in Stead

Reno Firefighters are investigating a house fire in Stead. Apparently butane gas exploded in a duplex kitchen, as part of a marijuana extraction. Three people were inside at the time, a woman, and two teenage boys. The two boys suffered burns to their hands, the woman’s hair was singed. The kitchen was badly damaged and…MORE

Joe Biden Brings His Campaign Back to Nevada This Weekend

Former Vice President Joe Biden will be back in Nevada this week. His campaign will make stops in Elko Sunday for a town hall. few details on that just yet, and then to Las Vegas. The latest “Q” poll says Biden continues to lead the race nationally and, polls suggest Biden is the clear leader…MORE

South Lake Tahoe Police Investigating Pine Tree Vandalism

South Lake Tahoe police are looking for the person who vandalized several pine trees near Regan Beach. The City of South Lake Tahoe found out about the vandalism sometime between Friday, November 8th and Sunday, November 10th. Nine trees were damaged, and city staff is working to figure out if the trees can be saved.MORE

Puppy Stolen in Sun Valley Returned to Owner

A four-month-old German Shepherd puppy, stolen nearly a month ago, is back home, after Washoe County deputies located the dog. “Little Dude” was stolen from the victims vehicle October 18, outside a convenience store on Sun Valley Boulevard. The victim got surveillance photos of two suspects from the store. Monday, she contacted the Sheriff’s Office…MORE

Carson City Looking for Vehicle Burglars

Carson City Sheriff’s Office is looking for suspects in a series of vehicle burglaries in October. October 8th a victim parked their car at the trail head on Golf Club Drive and Highway 50 West in Carson City. When they returned from a bike ride, they found their car burglarized. The victim’s credit cards were…MORE