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Reno fire quickly knocked down on Saturday - KOLO
Reno fire quickly knocked down on Saturday  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department credited a quick interior attack from the first fire engine on scene with stopping a fire at 2880 Kietzke Lane early ...


Posted on Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:54:52 GMT



Reno Fire Department Quickly Knocks Down Structure Fire - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Quickly Knocks Down Structure Fire  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department (RFD) is currently on scene of a structure fire at Carl's Saloon that they quickly knocked down.


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:50:57 GMT



Reno Fire Department Is Responding To Structure Fire In North Reno - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Is Responding To Structure Fire In North Reno  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department is responding to a structure fire at 15 Panther Drive in north Reno. Officials say an abandoned shed caught fire just before 4:30 ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:00:00 GMT



Two Fires Both Sparked By Cutting Operations - KTVN
Two Fires Both Sparked By Cutting Operations  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released more information on two fires that sparked in the Reno area on Tuesday afternoon.


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:20:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department to inspect Ace Motor Lodge - KOLO
Reno Fire Department to inspect Ace Motor Lodge  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department will inspect the Ace Motor Lodge after receiving a complaint.


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 01:55:22 GMT



UPDATE: 200 customers without power after Stead pallet fire - Reno Gazette Journal
UPDATE: 200 customers without power after Stead pallet fire  Reno Gazette Journal

Firefighters gained control of the blaze Thursday evening. No injuries were reported.


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Stead pallet fire contained - KOLO
Stead pallet fire contained  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - Reno Fire crews will continue to monitor the site of a Stead warehouse where countless wooden pallets burned in a spectacular fire.


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Mopping Up Brush Fires Near US-395 and Golden Valley - KTVN
Crews Mopping Up Brush Fires Near US-395 and Golden Valley  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to three brush fires that started at the same time along US-395 at Golden Valley to Parr Boulevard on Thursday ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hazmat unit called to Court Street in downtown Reno; no hazardous materials found - Reno Gazette Journal
Hazmat unit called to Court Street in downtown Reno; no hazardous materials found  Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Fire Department called to incident with unknown white material. RFD says no dangerous substance found and roads will reopen soon.


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Quickly Knock Down Multiple Dump Trucks on Fire Near Sunshine Lane - KTVN
Crews Quickly Knock Down Multiple Dump Trucks on Fire Near Sunshine Lane  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says crews quickly knocked down multiple dump trucks on fire just before 9:30 p.m. Friday night at Sunshine Lane.


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD responding to fire at residence near downtown Reno - Reno Gazette Journal
RFD responding to fire at residence near downtown Reno  Reno Gazette Journal

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information is made available. The Reno Fire Department is responding to a fire at a residence near ...


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Drug/Alcohol-fueled Reno Firefighters? (Opinion) - ThisisReno
Drug/Alcohol-fueled Reno Firefighters? (Opinion)  ThisisReno

It's a nightmare scenario: 30 tons of Reno Fire Department (RFD) driven by an alcohol or drug-fueled firefighter. Reno Fire Dept. has a dangerous drug/alcohol ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 00:57:26 GMT



Four Firefighters, One Driver Taken to Hospital After Crash - KTVN
Four Firefighters, One Driver Taken to Hospital After Crash  KTVN

The Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) says they're investigating a crash involving a car and a Reno Fire Department engine at North McCarran Boulevard and Las ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 03:36:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Responds to Fire on Stewart Street - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Responds to Fire on Stewart Street  KTVN

Our crew on scene says a small shed fire burned on Stewart Street and Holcomb Avenue on Monday.


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 22:05:03 GMT



Several fires reported along US 395 in the North Valleys - KOLO
Several fires reported along US 395 in the North Valleys  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department said its crews was making quick work of three fires started simultaneously along southbound U.S. 395 from ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Captain Named To Prestigious National Committee - Patch.com
Reno Fire Captain Named To Prestigious National Committee  Patch.com

Reno Fire Captain Named To National Committee - Reno, NV - Captain Tom Diani has been appointed as Principal on the National Fire Protection Association's ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Multiple semi trucks catch fire in industrial area of Reno - FoxReno.com
Multiple semi trucks catch fire in industrial area of Reno  FoxReno.com

RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) — Multiple semi trucks caught fire late Friday night in an industrial area of Reno, according to the Reno Fire Department.


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 04:49:45 GMT



River Safety Reminder - KTVN
River Safety Reminder  KTVN

Our reporter on scene tells us that crews are working on a river rescue at Lake Street Bridge in downtown Reno.


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kietzke near Mill back open after hazmat investigation - KOLO
Kietzke near Mill back open after hazmat investigation  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - The Reno Fire Department has identified the chemical that prompted a hazmat investigation, closing down a portion of Kietzke Lane near ...


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Agency Initiative to Prevent Children from Starting Fires - KTVN
Fire Agency Initiative to Prevent Children from Starting Fires  KTVN

In an effort to reduce the number of fires started by youth, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, Sparks Fire Department and Reno Fire Department want to ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Crews Aggressively Attack Fully Involved Structure Fire - KTVN
Fire Crews Aggressively Attack Fully Involved Structure Fire  KTVN

Early this morning Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District crews responded to a fully involved structure fire on Chocolate Drive in Sun Valley...


Posted on Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man Taken to Hospital After Pulled Out of River Near Virginia Street - KTVN
Man Taken to Hospital After Pulled Out of River Near Virginia Street  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a water rescue on Friday afternoon. They said a man possibly jumped or fell into the river near the West ...


Posted on Sat, 27 Jul 2019 00:01:56 GMT



Brookdale Fire stopped at 0.3 acres on Monday evening - Reno Gazette Journal
Brookdale Fire stopped at 0.3 acres on Monday evening  Reno Gazette Journal

The Brookdale Fire was stopped at 0.3 acres on the evening of Monday, July 29.


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sun Valley man charged with illegally dumping vehicle - Reno Gazette Journal
Sun Valley man charged with illegally dumping vehicle  Reno Gazette Journal

A witness tipped off the Washoe County Sheriff's Office on the suspect who was charged with dumping a beater in Sun Valley.


Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 22:09:00 GMT



Cleanup Begins After Stead Pallet Fire - KTVN
Cleanup Begins After Stead Pallet Fire  KTVN

Crews are cleaning up the mess left behind after a large fire broke out at a pallet company.


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Nevada DMV to collect odometer readings from drivers; opponent says plan infringes on freedom - Reno Gazette Journal
Nevada DMV to collect odometer readings from drivers; opponent says plan infringes on freedom  Reno Gazette Journal

Backers say they need the information to make smart infrastructure plans, opponents say it threatens Nevadans' freedom to drive.


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 22:52:00 GMT



Arizona man charged with voting in Washoe County and at home - Reno Gazette Journal
Arizona man charged with voting in Washoe County and at home  Reno Gazette Journal

Arizona officials indicted Randy Allen Jumper on two counts of illegal voting and one count of perjury.


Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:48:00 GMT



RPD: Man cuts own throat, contaminates police with his blood - KOLO
RPD: Man cuts own throat, contaminates police with his blood  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- Several Reno Police Department officers had to be medically screened Wednesday after possibly being exposed to a bleeding man who ...


Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pedestrian Fighting for Life after Drunk Driver Strikes - KTVN
Pedestrian Fighting for Life after Drunk Driver Strikes  KTVN

A pedestrian is now fighting for their life after a drunk driver struck her in the late night hours of Saturday night....


Posted on Sun, 04 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department calls southeast Reno fire 'suspicious' - KOLO
Reno Fire Department calls southeast Reno fire 'suspicious'  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) Crews have stopped progress of a wildfire burning near Rattlesnake Mountain in southeast Reno. The fire broke out just before 5AM ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Washoe Co. can't expand gun range hours because of funding, law enforcement training - KRNV My News 4
Washoe Co. can't expand gun range hours because of funding, law enforcement training  KRNV My News 4

In light of recent fires caused by target shooting, viewers at home expressed concerns to News 4 -Fox 11 over the availability of gun ranges. They explained that ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 01:50:55 GMT



Fire at Reno apartments displaces three families - KOLO
Fire at Reno apartments displaces three families  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department extinguished a fire in an apartment building just south of Midtown Reno Sunday morning.


Posted on Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



City Council approves new agreement with Reno Fire Department & 1 year pot moratorium - KRNV My News 4
City Council approves new agreement with Reno Fire Department & 1 year pot moratorium  KRNV My News 4

The Reno City Council approved multiple measures Wednesday, including a new collective bargaining agreement with the Reno Fire Department ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two People Displaced by Apartment Fire on East 9th Street - KKOH
Two People Displaced by Apartment Fire on East 9th Street  KKOH

The Reno Fire Department responded to a kitchen fire at an apartment on East 9th street last night just after 8pm. No injuries were reported, but two people were ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department rescues rafter in Truckee River - KOLO
Reno Fire Department rescues rafter in Truckee River  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department responded to a report of a person in a boat stuck in the rapids of the Truckee River between Arlington Boulevard ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hazmat Investigation Closes Portion of Kietzke Lane - KKOH
Hazmat Investigation Closes Portion of Kietzke Lane  KKOH

The Reno Fire Department identified the chemical that prompted a hazmat investigation, closing down a portion of Kietzke Lane near Mill Street Thursday, ...


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Local Fire Caused By Weed Burning - KTVN
Local Fire Caused By Weed Burning  KTVN

Today the Reno Fire Department knocked down a fire started by a homeowner who was burning weeds with a torch. They remind that open burning within city ...


Posted on Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Dept. stresses outdoor safety with rising summer heat - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Dept. stresses outdoor safety with rising summer heat  KRNV My News 4

The summer season brings out thousands to hike the Reno-Tahoe area. But with higher temperatures, it also means countless dehydration cases. The Reno ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire in field in northeast Reno quickly extinguished - KOLO
Fire in field in northeast Reno quickly extinguished  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- A fire in northeast Reno Wednesday evening spread from a ditch to a field before Reno Fire Department crews knocked it down.


Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department releases cause of fire that killed woman in Stead - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department releases cause of fire that killed woman in Stead  KRNV My News 4

RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) — The Reno Fire Department has released the cause of a house fire in Stead that killed a 61-year-old woman on April 3.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire at Abandoned Building - KTVN
Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire at Abandoned Building  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released new details on a structure fire that happened at a boarded-up triplex at 816 East 2nd Street on Friday morning.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Condemned Building - KTVN
Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Condemned Building  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department knocked down a fire at a condemned building on McCloud Avenue and Fife Drive on Monday evening. They said the building was ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:15:59 GMT



Fire damages 3 Reno homes; 16 people displaced - KOLO
Fire damages 3 Reno homes; 16 people displaced  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- Sixteen people were displaced by a fire early Sunday morning near Moana Lane and Interstate 580 that destroyed or damaged three ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Teen Receives New Bike at the Reno Fire Department - KTVN
Teen Receives New Bike at the Reno Fire Department  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department recognized a local teenager for his safe bike habits.


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire prompts evacuations at Reno hotel - KOLO
Fire prompts evacuations at Reno hotel  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department responded Friday morning to the Hilton Garden Inn for a fire in a utility room.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Trailer Park - KTVN
Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Trailer Park  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a structure fire at Green Acres Trailer Park on Monday afternoon. They said firefighters quickly knocked it ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 00:56:26 GMT



Woman killed in fire had been smoking while using oxygen - KOLO
Woman killed in fire had been smoking while using oxygen  KOLO

A dog inside survived and was given to Animal Control.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno brush fire started by weed burning; no open burning allowed - KOLO
Reno brush fire started by weed burning; no open burning allowed  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- A Saturday brush fire started by a homeowner burning weeds has prompted the Reno Fire Department to remind people open burning in ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire at northeast Reno home displaces tenant - KOLO
Fire at northeast Reno home displaces tenant  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A northeast Reno home is not inhabitable and its resident displaced after a fire Saturday morning. The Reno Fire Department responded ...


Posted on Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department honor terminally ill 9-year-old boy who has terminal illness - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department honor terminally ill 9-year-old boy who has terminal illness  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department honored 9-year-old Ben Anderson on Friday, March 1, at Fire Station 12. About a year ago, Ben was diagnosed with a terminal ...


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Takes Lead In Arson Case - KTVN
Reno Fire Takes Lead In Arson Case  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a car fire in the 1000 block of Riverside Drive on Friday evening.


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



New mural at Reno Fire Station 4 unveiled - KRNV My News 4
New mural at Reno Fire Station 4 unveiled  KRNV My News 4

A new mural at a local fire station was unveiled Tuesday and it brings a lot of Wolf Pack pride. Reno Fire Station 4, located at Ralston and 11th Streets, received ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brush Fire Near Greensburg Circle Stopped At An Acre - KTVN
Brush Fire Near Greensburg Circle Stopped At An Acre  KTVN

UPDATE: The roads at South McCarran Boulevard and Caughlin Parkway are back open.


Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD: Brush fire in northwest Reno near temple on Clubhouse Drive grew to 5 acres - Reno Gazette Journal
RFD: Brush fire in northwest Reno near temple on Clubhouse Drive grew to 5 acres  Reno Gazette Journal

This is a developing story and more information will be added as it is made available.


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD reminds the public of the importance of water safety - FoxReno.com
RFD reminds the public of the importance of water safety  FoxReno.com

With temperatures heating up and many people getting out in the water, the City of Reno and the Reno Fire Department will like to remind residents to use ...


Posted on Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire crews respond to brush fire near Rattlesnake Mountain; no structures threatened - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire crews respond to brush fire near Rattlesnake Mountain; no structures threatened  KRNV My News 4

This morning, the Reno Fire Department responded to a brush fire near Rattlesnake Mountain and Alexander Lake Road in Reno. Fire Battalion Chief Mike ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire extinguishes house fire near rodeo grounds - KOLO
Reno Fire extinguishes house fire near rodeo grounds  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) Reno Fire Department crews say they don't yet know the cause of a fire in a house in the 1200 block of East 9th Street, east of the county ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Removes Roof of Car After Crash at Kauai Court - KTVN
Reno Fire Removes Roof of Car After Crash at Kauai Court  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they had to remove the roof of a car on Friday after a crash near Kauai Court. There's no word on the status of the driver at this ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Faulty electrical equipment started north Reno fire - KOLO
Faulty electrical equipment started north Reno fire  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)- The Reno Fire Department says a house fire in north Reno Friday was caused by a faulty supply line to the garage exterior lighting chase.


Posted on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Crews knock down a fire near Tripp Drive in Reno - KRNV My News 4
Fire Crews knock down a fire near Tripp Drive in Reno  KRNV My News 4

Fire crews from the Reno Fire Department have knocked down a vegetation fire near the 2200-block of Tripp Drive in northeast Reno Wednesday. According to ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 05:37:30 GMT



Acre fire at Valley Road in Reno knocked down - KRNV My News 4
Acre fire at Valley Road in Reno knocked down  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department responded to a brush fire in the 1900 block of Valley Road in Northeast Reno Monday night. According to Reno Fire Battalion Chief ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 05:58:06 GMT



RFD and TMFPD peer support groups aim to prevent firefighter suicides - KOLO
RFD and TMFPD peer support groups aim to prevent firefighter suicides  KOLO

Local fire agencies have peer support groups to help firefighters cope and deal with stress.


Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire: Fire Contained to Single Unit at Siegel Suites - KTVN
Reno Fire: Fire Contained to Single Unit at Siegel Suites  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to reports of a fire at the Siegel Suites on Virginia Street on Thursday evening. They said the call came in ...


Posted on Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters douse small fire near Peavine Creek - KOLO
Firefighters douse small fire near Peavine Creek  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - Fire crews extinguished a small fire on Apollo near Reno's lower Peavine Creek Reservoir off Apollo Way and Kelly Drive Monday. The fire ...


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Cause of Apartment Fire on Delucchi Lane Undetermined - KTVN
Cause of Apartment Fire on Delucchi Lane Undetermined  KTVN

UPDATE: The Reno Fire Department said the cause of the fire on February 5 at Delucchi Lane is undetermined.


Posted on Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Rescues Child After Fall on Peavine Mountain - KTVN
Reno Fire Rescues Child After Fall on Peavine Mountain  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded for a hiking rescue on Peavine Mountain on Friday afternoon. They said just after 4 p.m., a call came in that a ...


Posted on Sat, 29 Jun 2019 04:52:48 GMT



Materials identified after Reno hazmat incident - KOLO
Materials identified after Reno hazmat incident  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department has determined the nature of the materials that led to a hazardous materials call, but they don't know what the ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Cause undetermined for south Reno condominium fire - KOLO
Cause undetermined for south Reno condominium fire  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) Reno Fire Department investigators say they don't know the cause of a fire that displaced 15 residents at the Meadowood Manor ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire Investigators Release Cause of Deadly House Fire in Stead - KTVN
Fire Investigators Release Cause of Deadly House Fire in Stead  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released the cause of a deadly house fire in Stead last week.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire on Evans Avenue - KTVN
Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire on Evans Avenue  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 900 Evans Avenue on Monday morning.


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire out at southeast Reno shopping center - KOLO
Fire out at southeast Reno shopping center  KOLO

Reno Fire crews responded to a fire at Mira Loma Shopping Center.


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Uses UTV to Rescue Bicyclist Stuck in Evans Creek Drainage - KTVN
Reno Fire Uses UTV to Rescue Bicyclist Stuck in Evans Creek Drainage  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they rescued a bicyclist from a drainage ditch near Evans Creek on Friday. They said they extracted the person using a transport ...


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire extinguishes house fire in northwest Reno - KOLO
Reno Fire extinguishes house fire in northwest Reno  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Fire Department has extinguished a house fire north of the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center. Flames were reported about ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Crews Quickly Extinguish Fire Near Valley Road and South Maddux Drive - KTVN
Crews Quickly Extinguish Fire Near Valley Road and South Maddux Drive  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they extinguished a one-acre brush fire near Valley Road on Monday evening. They said the cause is under investigation.


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



University Themed Mural Unveiling at Fire Station - University - Nevada Today
University Themed Mural Unveiling at Fire Station - University  Nevada Today

The City of Reno's Arts and Culture Commission and Fire Department have been collaborating on a series of murals painted on fire stations around the City of ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 21:16:39 GMT



Reno Firefighters Train for River Rescues - KTVN
Reno Firefighters Train for River Rescues  KTVN

With the Truckee River running as high and as fast as it is, Reno firefighters were out training Friday on how to rescue someone from the water.


Posted on Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Reports No Injuries After Late-Night Structure Fire - KTVN
Reno Fire Reports No Injuries After Late-Night Structure Fire  KTVN

Reno Fire Department shut down a late-night house fire on February 10, 2019 in the 400 block of Thoma Street near Wells Avenue.


Posted on Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



El Reno responds to dozens of water rescues - KFOR Oklahoma City
El Reno responds to dozens of water rescues  KFOR Oklahoma City

EL RENO, Okla. - Dozens of people are safe in El Reno, but many had to be rescued from their homes and cars Tuesday morning. And, the El Reno Fire ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Quickly Extinguish Brush Fire Near Stead Boulevard - KTVN
Crews Quickly Extinguish Brush Fire Near Stead Boulevard  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says crews quickly extinguished a brush fire near Stead Boulevard on US-395 northbound on Tuesday afternoon.


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



No Injuries, No One Displaced After House Fire at Skyline View Drive - KTVN
No Injuries, No One Displaced After House Fire at Skyline View Drive  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a house fire in the 3400 block of Skyline View Drive on Friday evening. They said the fire is out now and it ...


Posted on Sat, 22 Jun 2019 03:14:20 GMT



Reno Firefighter Injured Battling House Fire - KTVN
Reno Firefighter Injured Battling House Fire  KTVN

A Reno firefighter has been injured while battling a house fire but the extent of their injuries isn't yet clear.


Posted on Sat, 15 Jun 2019 21:13:59 GMT



Family displaced following house fire in Reno - KOLO
Family displaced following house fire in Reno  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - Use of a barbecue may be to blame for sparking a house fire on Big Bend Lane and Bryce Canyon Lane, according to the Reno Fire ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UNR explosion: Eight injured following explosions at Argenta Hall, 'major damage' - Reno Gazette Journal
UNR explosion: Eight injured following explosions at Argenta Hall, 'major damage'  Reno Gazette Journal

"There was major damage to Argenta Hall," said Reno Fire's Steve Leighton. Eight were injured; two were transported to the hospital and later released.


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Homeowner burning weeds causes SW Reno brush fire - KOLO
Homeowner burning weeds causes SW Reno brush fire  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department is reminding people not to burn weeds within city limits, as a homeowner burning weeds in southwest Reno ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire destroys garage in northwest Reno home - KOLO
Fire destroys garage in northwest Reno home  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department reports a Saturday morning fire in northwest Reno destroyed a garage and caused minor damage to upstairs ...


Posted on Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Caps Gas Leak near Marsh Avenue - KTVN
Reno Fire Caps Gas Leak near Marsh Avenue  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they capped a gas leak near Marsh Avenue on Wednesday afternoon. They said a gas line was hit by construction workers in ...


Posted on Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire gifts 15-year-old a new bike after rescue earlier this month - FoxReno.com
Reno Fire gifts 15-year-old a new bike after rescue earlier this month  FoxReno.com

A 15-year-old who was rescued by members of the Reno Fire Department earlier this month was given a special gift Wednesday. On May 17, JJ crashed his ...


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire partners with SFD and TMFPD to support the JUSTin Hope Foundation this month - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire partners with SFD and TMFPD to support the JUSTin Hope Foundation this month  KRNV My News 4

In support of Autism Awareness Month this April, the Reno Fire Department (RFD), Sparks Fire Department (SFD), and Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD extinguishes apartment fire that leaves two families displaced, no injuries reported - KRNV My News 4
RFD extinguishes apartment fire that leaves two families displaced, no injuries reported  KRNV My News 4

On Sunday morning, at about 10:50 a. m. , the Reno Fire Department responded to reports of a possible structure fire at 284 Stoddard Drive in Reno. Upon their ...


Posted on Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Small condo fire forces evacuations at Reno complex - KOLO
Small condo fire forces evacuations at Reno complex  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Fire Department is investigating after a small condo fire forced evacuations at a complex on Plumas Street. It happened just ...


Posted on Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Drone technology to be used by Reno Fire Department - KOLO
Drone technology to be used by Reno Fire Department  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) Following a very active fire season, drones are one of the new forms of technology the Reno Fire Department will be using on the fire lines.


Posted on Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Man sustains life-threatening injuries in Midtown Reno fire - KOLO
Man sustains life-threatening injuries in Midtown Reno fire  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A man sustained life-threatening injuries in an apartment fire in Midtown Reno Sunday. Three police officers who pulled the unconscious ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



RFD: Extinguishes Fire at Green Pines Apartment - KTVN
RFD: Extinguishes Fire at Green Pines Apartment  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department extinguished a fire that sparked at an apartment complex in North Reno early Monday morning.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno firefighters help deliver baby girl - KOLO
Reno firefighters help deliver baby girl  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) -- The Reno Fire Department was sent on a medical run Tuesday morning and the woman ended up being in labor. That new mom, we're ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire crews show dangers of not watering Christmas tree - KOLO
Fire crews show dangers of not watering Christmas tree  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department and Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District did a side-by-side comparison of a dry and watered tree burning.


Posted on Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Multiple agencies respond to 4-acre Estates Fire near Golden Valley - KRNV My News 4
Multiple agencies respond to 4-acre Estates Fire near Golden Valley  KRNV My News 4

Truckee Meadows and Reno Fire crews responded to the area of Estates Road and Patrician Drive in Golden Valley Saturday afternoon on reports of a brush ...


Posted on Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department tests new sensor technology to find people faster in an emergency - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department tests new sensor technology to find people faster in an emergency  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department performed a new sensor technology test on Saturday, Aug.4 at the University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center that can potentially ...


Posted on Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Man arrested for arson after multiple fires at condo - KOLO
Man arrested for arson after multiple fires at condo  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE: Reno Police say 63-year-old Robert Bohac, who owns a unit at the Tripp Drive address that was the scene of a fire Monday, was ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



West Reno brush fire contained - KOLO
West Reno brush fire contained  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Fire crews have contained a brush fire in a ravine between Robb Drive and Sharlands Avenue in west Reno. The fire burned sagebrush ...


Posted on Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire uses life-saving measures for pets - KOLO
Reno Fire uses life-saving measures for pets  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department is trained and equipped to rescue pets in all emergency situations.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



 

 
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