Washoe County

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Mystery Illness Identified In Reno

Washoe County health officials say they’ve identified an illness that’s sickened hundreds of elementary schoolers and sent eleven children to emergency rooms in a single day.


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Heavy Turnout For Nevada Early Voting

Nevada’s two-week early voting period opened with long lines at polling places in both ends of the state.


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Road Rage Antagonist Run Over By Own Car

Reno police say a man who allegedly pointed a handgun at people in a fit of road rage ended up running over himself.


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Horse Put Down After West Nile Test

Washoe County health officials say a 6-year-old feral horse was put down after testing positive for West Nile virus.



Reno Air Races Critic Banned

A longtime critic of safety procedures at Reno’s National Championship Air Races is suing it’s organizers.


Robert Fluker

Repeat Offender Headed Back To Prison

A 54-year-old repeat offender in Northern Nevada who recently was convicted of his 14th felony will spend a minimum of the next 20 years in prison.



Arrest Made In Death of Reno Toddler

A Reno man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after his girlfriend’s 19-month-old son died of injuries.


Ronald Wenker

Ex-BLM Official Arrested In Nevada Child Sex Case

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a former top Bureau of Land Management official has been arrested in Nevada on charges of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl. Ronald Wenker was arrested Tuesday in Reno […]


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County Considers Vets Court

Clark County is considering the establishment of a special court to handle veterans’ cases.


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NV Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Starting Wildfire

A Reno man has been arrested on suspicion of torching his vehicle and starting a wildfire after leading authorities on a chase.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–07/08/2012