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Pinehaven Fire Now 75% Contained

Reno’s Pinehaven fire is now at 75% containment at 512 acres. Full containment is expected on by Friday, according to a press-conference Wednesday.  Five homes were destroyed and an estimated 15 more structures were damaged in the blaze. Mayor Hillary Shieve talks about the emergency declaration enacted by her office: No cause has been determinedMORE

Firefight 2020

Firefight 2014 – presented by the Living With Fire Program, with support from University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, the Bureau of Land Management, Nevada Division of Forestry.MORE

Local Covid 19 Info

Local Resources and information on the COVID-19 Pandemic   Click here to find and schedule your vaccine shot   Click here to see the Washoe County Health District’s COVID-19 answers page   Click here for the latest news from the Washoe County Health District   News Talk 780 KOH encourages you to support our local…MORE

UNR Students Being Forced Out of Their Dorms

University of Nevada, Reno has ordered all students out of their dorms by the 25th due to the outbreak, but the university is not giving back any of the money they spent on housing. UNR still plan to charge students a full semester for their empty dorms. Students are eligible for a 50 percent refund…MORE

Carson City Reporting Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19

Carson City Health and Human Services is reporting a presumptive positive case of COVID-19. This is the first case reported in Carson City, Douglas, Lyon, and Storey counties. Nicki Aaker, Director of Carson City Health and Human Services says the woman is in her 70’s and had traveled from the Bay Area– The woman is…MORE

Four Dead in Reno, Possible Multiple Murder- Suicide

Four people are dead in Reno, in what appears to be a multiple murder and suicide. Reno police responded to a report of a deceased person, on the 10 thousand block of Canyon Country Court March 4, and found three other people, presumably all from the same family, dead. Identities and some of the details…MORE

Listen LIVE with Alexa!

If you own an Amazon Smart Speaker, like the Echo or Dot, you can listen to KOH 780 AM! First, you need to enable our Skill. Here are easy ways you can do that: 1. Say, “Alexa, enable the News Talk 780 KOH Skill. 2. Visit the Skills section of your Alexa Smartphone App and…MORE

Mannheim Steamroller’s “An American Christmas”

  News Talk 780 KOH presents Mannheim Steamroller’s “An American Christmas” beginning at 6:00 p.m. Christmas Eve. Chip Davis from Mannheim Steamroller narrates the rich stories and legends of Christmas, all keyed to your favorite holiday music until 6:00 p.m. Christmas Day. Plus you’ll hear the daily feature “The 12 Days of Christmas” weekday mornings…MORE

Two Stabbings in Reno With a Half an Hour, One Man Arrested

Reno Police are investigating two stabbings that happened within 30 minutes Tuesday afternoon. The first was just after 330pm at a Walmart on West 7th. A man was hospitalized after the attack. The Regional Gang Unit is investigating. The unknown Hispanic male suspect left the area in a grey sedan. The second stabbing was reported…MORE