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The Northern Nevada CommUNITY Pride Parade in downtown Reno on July 24, 2021.
      
Posted: July 24, 2021, 7:35 pm
Smoke from the Tamarack Fire and Dixie Fire reduced the quality of air in the region.
      
Posted: July 24, 2021, 4:48 pm
Friday updates on the Dixie Fire, burning in Lassen National Forest, Plumas County and Butte County.
      
Posted: July 24, 2021, 3:33 am
The Washoe County School District is recommending staff and older students wear masks when school starts on Aug. 9.
      
Posted: July 24, 2021, 1:32 am
A new interactive map lets people track the status of burned structures in the Tamarack Fire, which has caused at least $8.7 million in damages.
      
Posted: July 24, 2021, 12:41 am
Smith Valley residents have been advised to prepare to evacuate as the Tamarack Fire continues to spread east. It is now 58,000 acres.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 10:46 pm
The Tamarack Fire started July 4 about an hour and a half south of Reno, sparked by lightning.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 10:44 pm
The three-term councilwoman has been an outspoken critic of Schieve's performance as mayor.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 9:18 pm
Nevada Assemblyman Jim Wheeler is asking the state to investigate the U.S. Forest Service's response to the Tamarack Fire.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 8:21 pm
Resort owner intends to build 850 units in high-rise condo hotels in what is now the parking lot. Sierra Watch has been fighting the expansion since it first was proposed in 2012 and approved by Placer County.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 8:04 pm
The Nevada System of Higher Education praises plan for UNR to take over Sierra Nevada University: It's a 'win win'
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 7:51 pm
Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve celebrated Pride month by bringing back the Rocky Horror Picture Show viewing and awarding the R Pride Medal.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 6:01 pm
Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve brought back the Rocky Horror Picture Show after an absence of 10 years at the Pride on the Plaza event on July 22, 2021.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 4:14 pm
The fire has consumed more than 50,000 acres and is burning in south Douglas County, with mandatory evacuations.
      
Posted: July 23, 2021, 2:08 am
The fire has consumed more than 50,000 acres and is burning in south Douglas County, with mandatory evacuations.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:46 pm
Tamarack Fire Evacuee Talks About Animals She Left Behind
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:44 pm
A fourth Washoe County resident has died of the COVID-19 Delta variant. A total of 218 Delta variant cases have been reported in the county.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:32 pm
The University of Nevada, Reno is set to acquire a college in Incline that broadens the reach of the growing college to the shores of Lake Tahoe.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 10:42 pm
University of Nevada, Reno President Brian Sandoval talks with the RGJ about acquiring Sierra Nevada University.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 10:38 pm
"This destination poses significant risks," the Kaua'i District Health Office said in a statement Wednesday about Las Vegas.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 6:53 pm
Washoe County District Attorney Chris Hicks decides to keep the investigation into Miciah Lee's death at the hands of Sparks police officers closed.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 1:30 pm
Voluntary evacuations were issued for all residents in Leviathan Mine Rd. west of Hwy 395 and Holbrook Junction areas last night.
      
Posted: July 22, 2021, 1:11 am
The Lear Theater
      
Posted: July 21, 2021, 10:45 pm
The deal would see Reno acquire an 'architectural gem,' but with a $10 million catch
      
Posted: July 21, 2021, 8:08 pm
Reno endurance athlete Fred Zalokar was reported missing in Yosemite over the weekend. His body was found Tuesday.
      
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:07 pm
Clark County Commissioners in Southern Nevada have implemented new measures to stem the rapid spread of COVID-19 recorded in the last several weeks.
      
Posted: July 21, 2021, 4:48 am
Bryan Sanders, 33, of Reno died of a gunshot wound to the head. The medical examiner's office said that the manner of death is a homicide.
      
Posted: July 20, 2021, 11:56 pm
The Tamarack Fire is seen approaching Highway 88 near Woodfords in Alpine County on July 20, 2021.
      
Posted: July 20, 2021, 9:04 pm
After Sheriff Chuck Allen took office in 2015, the death rate at the Washoe County Jail surged 600 percent. A four-part series investigates why.
     
Posted: April 2, 2021, 4:53 pm