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Outhouse races return to Virginia City Oct. 4 & 5, 2014

Life on the Comstock changed when outhouses were outlawed and the townspeople protested by marching to city hall, outhouses in tow. That act serves as the foundation for the 25th Annual World Championship Outhouse … READ MORE...

Truckee River in Reno. Image by Bob Conrad for ThisisReno.com

County hosts water consolidation workshops

A series of public workshops is scheduled to address rules and rates regarding the consolidation of Washoe County’s water utility and South Truckee Meadows General Improvement District (STMGID) with Truckee Meadows Water … READ MORE...

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MASS GRAVE: A photo gallery of the Adult Mental Health Historic Cemetery
MASS GRAVE: A photo gallery of the Adult Mental Health Historic Cemetery
MASS GRAVE: 'There are hundreds of human remains at this cemetery. Although more than 767 names are known, their exact location in the cemetery is not. There are thought to be up to 400 additional interments whose names have been lost to history.
MASS GRAVE: A photo gallery of the Adult Mental Health Historic Cemetery
Photo Gallery: Rock Art Perspectives exhibit opening
Photo Gallery: Rock Art Perspectives exhibit opening

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Global creativity innovator to headline Nevada Tourism conference, Oct. 27-29 in Reno

Eric Whitacre, Grammy-award winning composer, and Joe Veneto, tourism industry … READ MORE...

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At what age do we really find ourselves?

It is a widespread belief that young people find themselves in college. It is … READ MORE...

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Junior League of Reno collaboration aids victims of human trafficking

In collaboration with the Office of the Attorney General of the State of Nevada, … READ MORE...

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Outhouse races return to Virginia City Oct. 4 & 5, 2014

Life on the Comstock changed when outhouses were outlawed and the townspeople … READ MORE...

Truckee River in Reno. Image by Bob Conrad for ThisisReno.com

County hosts water consolidation workshops

A series of public workshops is scheduled to address rules and rates regarding … READ MORE...

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Spanish Springs Library hosts tech fair Aug. 24, 2014

WASHOE COUNTY STATEMENT: You have a chance to learn what the Maker Movement is … READ MORE...

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Reno Ronald McDonald House® and The Reno Aces present “Bad Songs For A Good Cause”

Ronald McDonald House Charities® Northern Nevada (RMHC® Northern Nevada) and the … READ MORE...

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Mark Sexton Band performs at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

The popular Mark Sexton Band headlines a concert opened by local singer Vanessa … READ MORE...

Lake Tahoe image courtesy of Nevada State Parks by Bob Conrad

Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway wins prestigious EPA Green Transportation Award

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Pacific Southwest … READ MORE...

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2nd Street closing to eastbound traffic near Renown

The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is advising drivers that … READ MORE...

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Space industry to get support from Nevada community colleges

NASA grant to fund the start of a new educational program across four … READ MORE...

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SouthCreek Pizza celebrates first anniversary

SouthCreek Pizza Co. in south Reno is celebrating its first anniversary on Sept. … READ MORE...

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