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Surge In Sierra Bears Reported; 9 Caught In 2 Days

An already busy bear season has exploded in the Sierra Nevada with nine hungry bruins captured since Wednesday morning near Reno and Lake Tahoe as an ongoing drought continues to make food scarce in the mountains.

10/03/2014

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Man Pleads Not Guilty In 2012 Kidnapping Of 15-Year-Old Boy, Girl

A 47-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to federal charges that he kidnapped a 15-year-old boy and girl in California and brought them to Reno in hopes the girl would engage in illegal sex.

10/03/2014

The King Fire burns in steep terrain

Reno Has Dense Smoke Advisory For Second Day In A Row

For the second day in a row, the National Weather Service has issued a “dense smoke advisory” for Reno and much of the Sierra’s eastern front as the smoky haze from a California wildfire nearly 100 miles away again pushed air quality into the unhealthy range.

09/23/2014

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King Fire Prompts Dense Smoke Advisory For Sierra

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Smoke Advisory for an area stretching from north of Reno to south of Gardnerville and throughout Lake Tahoe.

09/22/2014

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Nevada Lawmakers Scrutinizing Details Of Tesla Factory Tax Breaks And Incentives

Nevada Assembly Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick says it’s too early to say whether a huge package of tax breaks and incentives needed to land Tesla Motors Inc.’s lithium battery factory will have smooth sailing at a special legislative session next week.

09/05/2014

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Best Cheap Long Weekend Trips Near Sacramento

Looking for somewhere inexpensive to head off to this weekend? Here’s a list of the best cheap long weekend trips near Sacramento.

08/09/2014

The legislation creates a $420 million tax credit for aerospace contractor Lockheed Martin and includes other tax incentives apparently designed to benefit California-based electric car maker Tesla Motors. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Preparing Site Near Reno As Possible Site Of Battery Factory

Electric car maker Tesla Motors says it is preparing a site near Reno, Nevada, as a possible location for its new battery factory, but is still evaluating other locations.

07/31/2014

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Rain Brings Relief To Fire Crews Battling Reno wildfire; 47% Contained

Rain falling in the Sierra Nevada is a welcome relief for crews trying to snuff out a wildfire on the edge of Reno. But it’s also bringing new challenges in the steep, slippery, canyons prone to landslides northeast of Lake Tahoe.

05/20/2014

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Win tickets to the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series

Listen to the Deuce & Jason Ross Show on KHTK Noon – 3pm for your chance to win a pair of tickets! in Reno Friday, May 30th and Saturday, May 31st! Winners will be qualified […]

05/19/2014

Burning Man Festival in Nevada Desert

38K Tickets To Burning Man Festival Offered Wednesday Sell In 44 Minutes

Tickets to the Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert are just as hot as ever. Organizers say it only took 44 minutes to sell all 38,000 tickets offered on Wednesday.

02/27/2014

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Reno Medical Office Completes Review Of Shooting Suspects Medical Care

A completed internal review of the shooting suspect’s medical care shows no basis for his claim of receiving a botched vasectomy that ruined his life.

01/08/2014

Alan Oliver Frazier is accused of a deadly shooting at a Reno medical facility. (Credit: CBS13)

Police: Nevada Hospital Gunman Was Urology Patient

Police have confirmed the Northern California man who killed one doctor and shot another at a Nevada urologist’s office was a patient at the facility.

12/24/2013

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