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POLICE: Victim Services Unit Seeks Volunteers

January 3, 2018 ThisIsReno

The Reno Police Department’s Victim Services unit wants volunteers for its March training academy. Volunteers provide crisis intervention and support services by phone to victims of domestic violence, stalking, and protection order violations. The police […]


Our Top-10 Shared Stories of 2017

December 31, 2017 ThisIsReno

By Kristen Power and Bob Conrad The past year put our local reporting on the international stage, bringing with it record site traffic and social media engagement. Here are our top-10 shared stories of 2017. […]


Why There’s No Place Like Home for The Holidays

December 23, 2017 ThisIsReno

George Henry Durrie’s ‘Winter in the Country: A Cold Morning’ (1861). Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Frank T. McAndrew, Knox College While Christmas playlists often include cheesy favorites like “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” and […]

Galena Creek Visitor Center

Nearly 1,000 Trees Cut in Mt. Rose Area

December 21, 2017 ThisIsReno

By Kyril Plaskon People have been snapping up hundreds of Christmas tree cutting permits for the first time in years at the Galena Creek Visitor Center. The U.S. Forest Service opened the area for cutting […]