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The University of Nevada, Reno hosts their Vax the Pack free vaccination clinic near campus in Whitaker Park on May 8, 2021.
Posted: May 8, 2021, 10:34 pm
Forbush is suing Sparks for $1 million, claiming his First Amendment rights were violated when he was suspended for violent social media posts.
Posted: May 8, 2021, 8:40 pm
Wildfires are preventable, but with a few small steps, their impact on you, your home and family could be minimzed.
Posted: May 8, 2021, 2:00 pm
Several local real estate agencies have been vandalized and had bricks thrown through their windows in response to increased rent prices.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 11:14 pm
Bacchanal will reopen with dinner served Thursday-Monday from 4 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 7:26 pm
The epicenter of the quake was located about 2.4 miles east of Independence Lake.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 2:56 pm
The RGJ explored Circa's Stadium Swim for a front-seat look at a Friday by the pool when people are coming out of isolation.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 2:09 am
The governing body over the state's public colleges including UNR and TMCC, is currently drafting plans to require a COVID-19 vaccine to attend school.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 1:36 am
It took 14 dumpsters to clear away the bottles of booze UNR students left at the Mackay statue as a way to wish for luck on finals.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 12:55 am
This week, President Joe Biden signed a proclamation designating May 5 as Missing and Murdered Indigenous Persons Awareness Day.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 12:13 am
PHOTOS: Spring at the Wilbur D. May Arboretum & Botanical Garden
Posted: May 6, 2021, 9:01 pm
The man was found dead at Dick Taylor Park on March 27, 2021, according to the press statement from the M.E.'s office. They suspect he is homeless.
Posted: May 6, 2021, 7:46 pm
The RGJ explored Stadium Swim to witness a Friday by the pool when people are coming out of isolation with shots in arms and cash in pockets.
Posted: May 6, 2021, 2:00 pm
Reopening is seen as a major test for Washoe, which has seen COVID hospitalizations increase once again after a recent mini-surge led by teenagers.
Posted: May 6, 2021, 2:00 pm
The four cases have no history of travel. However, one works at a place where they interact with travelers, said the Washoe Count Health District.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 10:55 pm
Unemployment office fixes, replenishing reserves at top of governor's wishlist for federal funds
Posted: May 5, 2021, 9:35 pm
CVS is the latest major pharmacy chain to offer walk-up vaccinations and same-day COVID vaccine appointments.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 7:29 pm
Pharmacy chains accepting walk-ins for vaccination as supply allows at Walmart, Sam's Club and Walgreens locations nationwide.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 6:01 pm
From being able to visit relatives to hanging out with friends, these Reno residents say vaccination brings hope for resuming normal life.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 12:56 am
A brighter economic outlook and an influx of pandemic relief funds have budget forecasters predicting Nevada will have an extra $586 million to spend.
Posted: May 4, 2021, 11:44 pm
The pedestrian who died in a car accident Tuesday morning was identified by the Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner's office Tuesday.
Posted: May 4, 2021, 11:31 pm
Critics say the siren is a relic of the region's racist past. Minden's town manager says the siren is meant to honor first responders.
Posted: May 4, 2021, 10:03 pm
Washoe County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Jason Wood is on administrative leave after he was arrested on Friday on suspicion of a DUI.
Posted: May 4, 2021, 12:32 am
State officials have repeatedly rejected past county efforts to drop mask-wearing, distancing mandates
Posted: May 3, 2021, 11:40 pm
Michael Kevin O'Day Jr. was arrested on Oct. 31, 2020 when Sparks Police responded to a call for help from his 87-year-old relative.
Posted: May 3, 2021, 10:56 pm
Las Vegas is bouncing back to pre-pandemic levels, as people break out of isolation to visit here and write a new chapter in their lives.
Posted: May 3, 2021, 8:11 pm
Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe skiers compete with each other to log the most days on the mountain, vying for leaders of the "Century Club"
Posted: May 3, 2021, 6:43 pm
Amy Alonzo is among 20 fellows chosen for the University of Rhode Island's Metcalf Institute's 23rd Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists.
Posted: May 2, 2021, 1:00 pm
Nevada football participates in their annual Silver and Blue spring game in front of fans at Mackay Stadium in Reno on May 1, 2021.
Posted: May 1, 2021, 10:02 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