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Brushfire burning near Carson City Rifle Range, closes Brunswick Canyon Road
Brushfire burning near Carson City Rifle Range, closes Brunswick Canyon Road(Photo: Natalia Davydenko, Getty Images/iStockphoto)A brush fire is burning near the Carson City Rifle Range into Brunswick Canyon, Carson City fire officials said Monday afternoon.The blaze closed the rifle range off of Fli
Discover Nevada’s newest state park: Walker River State Recreation Area
YERINGTON, Nev. – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced Nevada's newest state park, the Walker River State Recreation Area, will open to the public at the Pitchfork Ranch on Sept. 22.The century-old Pitchfork Ranch, located near Yerington, is an outdoor enthusiast's paradise
Two arrested for bar slot machine burglaries
Detectives from the Reno Police Department, Sparks Police Department and Washoe County Sheriff's Office began investigating these cases, as each agency had similar crimes in their jurisdictions. Detectives identified potential suspects and began surveillance, arresting the men after a burglary in Sp
Carson City investigators seek identity of woman who used credit cards from lost wallet
The woman, seen in the video stills above, was wearing glasses, an LA Dodgers jersey, black shorts and tennis shoes. She left the convenience store in a dark Jeep Commander. The incident happened at around 1:30 p.m.
Fires prompt sage grouse hunting ban in large part of Nevada
Cathleen Allison / APIn this July 25, 2005, file photo, a sage grouse stands in a meadow at the Smith Creek Ranch, east of Fallon. Destruction of sage grouse habitat by a series of large wildfires has prompted a ban on hunting for the game bird this fall across a stretch of north-central Nevada near
The Aug. 21 R-C Morning Report
Genoa, Nev. — Minden-Tahoe Airport Manager Bobbi Thompson is the guest speaker at today's noon Good Governance Group meeting at the COD Casino in Minden.While the air in Gardnerville is worse than it is in Las Vegas, it is at least down to the moderate range according to airnow.gov.
Brush Fire At Carson Rifle And Pistol Range
The Carson City Fire Department reports they are working a brush fire at the Carson Rifle and Pistol Range off of Flint Road.They said the fire is around 10 acres at this time.The rifle range is closed until further notice.This is a developing story.#RifleRangeFire2:46 p.m.Crews are currently workin
El Dorado sheriff deputy shoots into car to free trapped bear in South Lake Tahoe (VIDEO)
An El Dorado deputy freed a trapped bear that was searching for snacks last Thursday by firing several beanbag rounds into the back of a car window, according to an Associated Press report.Officers were called after the bear was seen rummaging through a Honda Civic in South Lake Tahoe, the report st
Nevada inmate serving life for sex, robbery convictions dies
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Officials say a 65-year-old Nevada prison inmate who was serving a life sentence for robbery, sexual assault and failure to register as a sex offender has died behind bars.
Carson City road report for Aug. 20-26
The following information applies to the period of Aug. 20-26:Work will continue on the Downtown Curry Streetscape Project. For details regarding traffic impacts as a result of the project, refer to for more information. This source will be updated weekly throughout the duration of the project.Road
Advocate groups help feed Virginia Range horses
SILVER SPRINGS, Nev. (KOLO) -With the birth of a little filly in the last 48-hours, that makes 117 horses on a piece of land just outside Silver Springs.Typically there is little food and water in this area. But for the last couple weeks they have been munching on hay provided by donations from the
Chick-Fil-A coming to Carson City
CARSON CITY, Nev. — A new retail project is in the works for south Carson City.Two fast-food restaurants, including a Chick-Fil-A franchise, and another 6,000 square-foot retail building are planned on 2.5 acres on the southeast corner of Appion Way and Cochise Street.The same developer is under con
Nevada News: Attorney General Adam Laxalt Announces Arrest of Douglas County Woman, Sheri Hines | STL.News
Carson City,NV– Friday, Nevada Attorney GeneralAdam Paul Laxaltannounced thatSheri Hines, 49, was arrested in Douglas County on three felony counts related to an elder exploitation case. The charges against Hines include one count of Theft of an Older Person, one count of Embezzlement of an Older P
Squeeze In to open first Carson City restaurant
Squeeze In, the locally owned group of restaurants known for its omelets, is debuting a Carson City location, with a "target for opening by Nevada Day but for sure before the end of the year," said Shila Morris, an owner of the Squeeze In group.
El Dorado County Sheriff's Report
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CALIF. - El Dorado County Sheriff's Office responds to calls throughout the county. The following are calls that only pertain to the South and West Shore, including Meyers, South Lake Tahoe, Meeks Bay, Tahoma and the Echo Summit area. There may be some missing calls due to sheriff'
Carson City Health: Human case of West Nile virus reported in Lyon County
Use insect repellents when you go outdoors. Repellents containing DEET, picaridin, IR3535, and some oil of lemon eucalyptus and para-menthane-diol products provide longer-lasting protection.
Fire Starts South of Reno Along Old Highway 395 in Washoe Valley
Fire crews are on scene of a five-acre wildfire south of Reno along old Highway 395, near Service Berry Lane in Washoe Valley. US 395A is closed at Bellevue Road to South Eastlake Blvd.Fire crews are on scene of a five-acre wildfire south of Reno along old Highway 395, near Service Berry Lane in Was
Woman back in Douglas on drug charges
A Placerville woman who failed to appear for her May arraignment on drug trafficking charges is back in Douglas County custody.Laura C. Thrash, 43, was picked up in California on two warrants issued out of district court.She faces charges stemming from her August 2017 arrest for selling a dozen ounc
New vacation rental rules move forward
An agreement with a company to monitor compliance with the county's new vacation home rental ordinance was approved by county commissioners.Host Compliance will charge the county $94,500, which Community Development Director Mimi Moss said will be offset by fees also approved by commissioners last w
DCSO Seeks Two Suspects In Vandalism, Burglary Attempts Near Gardnerville Ranchos
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says they are asking for help identifying two suspects in several burglary attempts and vandalism incidents near Patricia Drive in the Gardnerville Ranchos area.They said there have been four incidents such as damaging vehicles in the street and attempting to ente