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Sparks Police say a motorcyclist was injured after the rider was hit by a truck dropping off sandbags on Spice Island Drive early Monday…
06.19 / 22:17
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The Regional Transportation Commission is closing eastbound Victorian Avenue between Kietzke Lane and Prater Way starting Wednesday to install new, wider sidewalks, and to do pavement reconstruction and utility…
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An American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma has died in Ohio. Otto Warmbier was…
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The heat has arrived in the southwest and temperatures will continue to climb in the days to come. We also have a chance for showers and thunderstorms Monday afternoon, especially in the Sierra. High temperatures will be in the upper 90’s Monday and triple digits…
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There’s something admirable about someone who is willing to pursue their passion. We all love to hear stories of people who courageously made the leap of faith to follow their true calling. It certainly isn’t easy, but the ones who do, you can’t help but want to support them and root for them to make […] The post Courageous Career Change appeared first on Mesquite Local News…
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Several hundred families packed the West Field at the Mesquite Recreation Center on June 15 to celebrate the kickoff of summer break for the local children. In addition to the free hamburgers and hotdogs, children enjoyed music, a dunk tank, and water-filled bouncy houses to keep them cool before the temperatures spiked over the weekend. […] The post Summer Blowout deemed a success appeared first on Mesquite Local…
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The Overton Power District (OPD) Internship program brought about another success to the community over the past couple of months; all while helping a local youth with his career path. Last week, Mesquite resident Jarron Linge finished a ten-week internship at the OPD. During the course of ten weeks, Linge had the chance to work […] The post OPD Intern Program A Win-Win For The Community appeared first on Mesquite Local…
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With hot weather settling into the Carson City region, the chance of afternoon thunderstorms will increase through the early part of the week, according to the National Weather Service. The high pressure ridge forming over the Sierra and western Nevada is bringing near record temperatures to the area as well as the potential for thunderstorms. Forecasters note the thunderstorm potential for Monday afternoon looks concerning with impacts likely due to strong gusty outflow winds, lightning,…
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U.S. Forest Service The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest would like to remind surrounding communities to be aware of the increased chance of wildfire during critical fire weather conditions resulting from high winds and low humidity. “It is important all forest users take steps to prevent wildfires,” said Russ Bird, Forest Fire Management Officer. “One less spark could mean one less wildfire.” The National Weather Service (NWS) issues fire weather watches and red flag warn…
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Carson City emergency crews were called Monday afternoon to the area of Bigelow and Racetrack streets for an accident involving a dirt bike rider. At around 12:50 p.m. dispatch was advised of a single vehicle accident on Bigelow involving a male dirt bike rider who crashed and suffered leg injuries. Carson City Fire Department and ambulance have ordered a Care Flight to transport the victim to the trauma ward at Renown Medical Center in Reno. Motorists are advised to stay clear of the…
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Reno-Tahoe International Airport will see its first passenger lounge on the concourse to offer food, beverage and wifi amenities later this year, airport officials said Monday. The Escape Lounge will be a common-use facility open to the public for a fee as well as American Express Platinum Card Holders as one of their amenities, said Brian Kulpin, vice president of marketing and public affairs for Reno-Tahoe International Airport. MAG USA announced Monday that it has been selected to…
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A 38-year-old man was arrested early Sunday for a warrant alleging sexual assault of a child and lewdness with a child under the age of 14, a Carson City sheriff’s deputy said. David Russell Slate, listed as a transient and in the warrant listed from Gardnerville, was taken into custody at 2:33 a.m. at a casino in the 3300 block of Highway 50 East. The warrant with the two charges was issued June 11, 2017 out of the 9th District Court in Douglas County. According to the arrest report, a D…
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An American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma has died in Ohio…
06.19 / 21:21
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Police blamed "road rage" on Monday for the killing of a teenage Muslim girl who was attacked by a driver while walking with friends to her mosque between Ramadan prayers…
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British authorities and Islamic leaders moved swiftly to ease concerns in the Muslim community after a man plowed a large van into a crowd of worshippers outside…
06.19 / 20:25
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Morse is the first reported death at the music festival in 2017. His cause and manner of death are still pending…
06.19 / 19:27
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You probably already knew that your college degree was going to be time-consuming when you first applied to medical school to take your bachelor of science in diagnostic medical sonography. Although many medical students spend a lot of time learning on the job at the hospital where they have one outfit option of scrubs, it’s […
06.19 / 18:34
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Governor Brian Sandoval has vetoed a bill that would have made the state the first to open Medicaid to all residents. The Democratic-led state legislature passed a bill earlier this month that would have allowed anyone to purchase a Medicaid-like policy, regardless of their income. The bill called for the state to create the Nevada…
06.19 / 18:33
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Police made 38 felony arrests — all but four of which were narcotics-related — in the late hours of Sunday night and early hours of Monday morning …
06.19 / 17:17
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Carrie Fisher's autopsy report shows the actress had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on a plane last year, but investigators could not determine what…
06.19 / 16:19
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