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Sierra Wave Clouds - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video

A Sierra Wave Cloud may look like a flying a saucer, but they are not a sign of aliens, rather a sign that rain or snow may be coming soon. Since they typically form in mountainous areas, we get them quite regularly in Northern Nevada. Especially when a storm is about to come through. This video was

KTVN.COM - 2017-09-22 01:33:00

Evening in Blue - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video

"He was an amazing husband," shares Carolyn Sullivan. "We were married for 16-and-a-half years. He was a great Dad. I have so many home movies of him mowing the lawn and the kids following behind with a plastic lawn mower." University of Nevada, Reno Police Sergeant George Sullivan served our commun

KTVN.COM - 2017-09-22 05:26:00

Sparks police release photos of vehicle burglary suspect

SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Sparks Police Department released photographs of a man it believes stole car stereo equipment Sept. 12 in the city's industrial section. The theft happened about 9 p.m. at 240 Freeport Blvd. The suspect appeared to be riding a silver mountain bike. Police described him as w

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-21 00:27:00

Sparks Police Investigating Vehicle Burglary

A vehicle was burglarized at 240 Freeport Wednesday around 9 p.m. The suspect appears to be a white male wearing a dark colored baseball style cap, a dark sweatshirt, and camouflage pants. The suspect was riding a silver mountain bike, and a high-dollar amount of identifiable car stereo equipment wa

KTVN.COM - 2017-09-21 03:17:00

Reno police warn of suspicious people following women, children

Melody Holland posted this Facebook Live video on her personal page on Sept. 4, a night after she believes her family may have had a close call with child sex traffickers. Sarah Litz/RGJ The Reno Police Department received reports of "several instances" in the area over the last month of women bein

RENO GAZETTE - 2017-09-22 14:22:31

Reno strip club investigation: City manager decides to release report

The Reno City Council is considering a new ordinance that would move strip clubs out of downtown and off of East Fourth Street. See maps of where they would be allowed to go. Anjeanette Damon, RGJ Reversing a decision by the city attorney, Reno City Manager Sabra Newby opted to release the secret r

RENO GAZETTE - 2017-09-22 22:50:45

Reno lawyer convicted of filing false tax returns and obstructing the IRS

A 63-year-old Reno attorney was convicted of filing false tax returns and obstructing the internal revenue laws following a three week jury trial on Friday, Sept. 22. According to the indictment and the evidence presented at trial, from approximately 2009 through 2010,Delmar L. Hardy concealed his b

MYNEWS4.COM - 2017-09-22 18:46:25

Attorney: Final San Francisco plane crash lawsuit settled

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A California dentist who was aboard an Asiana Airlines plane that crashed in San Francisco four years ago - killing three girls and injuring roughly 200 others - reached a settlement Thursday with the airline, ending what her attorney said was the last pending lawsuit in the U.S

KTVN.COM - 2017-09-22 03:38:00

3 homes destroyed in small wildfire in Northern California

VACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say three homes and several other structures were destroyed in a small wildfire near Vacaville in Northern California. The California Department of Fire and Forestry says the wind-driven fire was reported shortly after 11 a.m. Saturday and quickly grew to 55 acr

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 22:56:00

Two inmates, one sentenced in Yerington, walk away from prison camp

LAS VEGAS (KOLO) - The Nevada Department of Corrections is looking for two inmates who walked away from the Jean Conservation Camp south of Las Vegas Friday night. One of them, Krystle Ann Holm, 33, was sentenced Sept. 11 in Lyon County. Holm was serving 19 months to 60 months for burglary. They des

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 17:04:00

DogFest Reno held Saturday at Rancho San Rafael Park

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - DogFest Reno is being held through noon on Saturday at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park. Canine Companions for Independence and the University of Nevada, Reno are putting on the event. Organizers said it includes dog-centric and family-friendly activities, local vendors, music, UN

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 18:19:00

Reno releases undercover report on downtown strip clubs

Published Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 | 10:54 a.m. Updated 4 minutes ago RENO, Nev. (AP) - A newly released report says an undercover investigator found little at note at several downtown Reno strip clubs but noted grimy conditions, drug use or sex acts taking place at a few others. City Manager Sabra

LAS VEGAS SUN - 2017-09-23 17:54:00

Oklahoma-born Catholic priest beatified; could become a saint

OKARCHE, Okla. (AP) - The Roman Catholic Church's first U.S.-born martyr has been beatified, bringing the Oklahoma native a step closer to possible sainthood. Rev. Stanley Francis Rother - American Roman Catholic priest from Oklahoma who served and was martyred in a church mission in Guatemala, Pho

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 18:32:00

Unclaimed veterans laid to rest

FERNLEY, Nev. (KOLO) They served our county, but for decades, the remains of 27 veterans have been left unclaimed at Walton's Mortuary. They served in World War I, World War II, Korea, and Vietnam, and most of them passed nearly 30 years ago. "Nobody ever came to claim them," Tom Draughon with the

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 08:14:00

The Latest: Carolinas, Mid-Atlantic should watch Maria

(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). National Guard personnel evacuate Toa Ville resident Luis Alberto Martinez after the passing of Hurricane Maria, in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, Friday, September 22, 2017. Because of the heavy rains brought by Maria, thousands of p... (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Residents manage p

KTVN.COM - 2017-09-23 19:38:00

Nevada Humane Society selling pet items at deep discount Saturday

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A pet product distribution center closed its doors and donated the items to the Nevada Humane Society, which is selling them through 4 p.m. at 2825 Longley Lane. The Humane Society says all items u in the PUP-Up Sale are new and heavily discounted, sold at even below wholesale co

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 17:37:00

North Korea: Trump insult ensures attack on US

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - North Korea's foreign minister says U.S. President Donald Trump's insult calling leader Kim Jong Un "rocket man" makes "our rocket's visit to the entire US mainland inevitable all the more." North Korea map and flag graphic by MGN. Ri Yong Ho called the American leader "a ment

KOLO TV RENO - 2017-09-23 20:33:00

EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, won't say from where

In this Sept. 21, 2017, photo, a sign on a door of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington. The EPA says it has recovered 517 containers of "unidentified, potentially hazardous material" from highly contaminated toxic waste sites in Texas that flooded last month during Hurricane Harvey. Bu

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2017-09-23 19:02:50

Video: St. Louis police arrest 22 protesters demonstrating against officer's acquittal

Protesters demonstrating against a former St. Louis police officer's acquittal in the murder of a black man are arrested during a protest at the Galleria Mall. (CNN Newsource) ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police have arrested several people at an upscale St. Louis shopping mall who were protesting the recent ac

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2017-09-23 18:10:34

Local news station details how they helped police end a 9-hour standoff at a Tenn. bank

Photo taken from inside First Community Bank by Douglas Roach and shared with FOX 17 News Nashville following hostage situation, standoff with police. COLUMBIA, Tenn. - It took almost nine hours, but a tense hostage situation turned standoff at the Community First Bank & Trust in Columbia, Tennesse

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2017-09-23 17:44:28