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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 23:31:39 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 07:07:30 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



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 23:46:00 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



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



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 Wed, 19 Jun 2019 02:45:15 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, the Reno Fire Department responded to reports of a possible structure fire at 284 Stoddard Drive in Reno. Upon their arrival, authorities ...


Posted on Sun, 23 Jun 2019 18:56:00 GMT



Firefighter hurt as flames burn into NW Reno attic - KOLO
Firefighter hurt as flames burn into NW Reno attic  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- A northwest Reno fire damaged a home Saturday morning and a falling ceiling injured a firefighter, but he was treated and released from a ...


Posted on Sat, 15 Jun 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



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



Firefighters extinguish brush fire in north Reno - KOLO
Firefighters extinguish brush fire in north Reno  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) Reno Fire Department crews have extinguished a half-acre brush fire in north Reno. Photo courtesy Reno Fire Department. Flames were ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 17:47:59 GMT



Reno firefighter injured after partial ceiling collapse - Las Vegas Review-Journal
Reno firefighter injured after partial ceiling collapse  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The fire was reported just after 6:30 a.m. as a brush fire but it turned out to be a house that was in flames.


Posted on Sun, 16 Jun 2019 17:04:18 GMT



Three Families Displaced by Fire South of Midtown - KKOH
Three Families Displaced by Fire South of Midtown  KKOH

The Reno Fire Department responded to a fire in an apartment building just south of Midtown Reno Sunday morning. The fire displaced three families, there ...


Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 05:17:00 GMT



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



Nom Eats food truck of Reno burns; community reaches out - Reno Gazette Journal
Nom Eats food truck of Reno burns; community reaches out  Reno Gazette Journal

The interior of the Nom Eats vegan food truck that burned on the evening of June 10, 2019. The fire might have been caused by the spontaneous combustion of ...


Posted on Tue, 11 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 Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD investigates roof fire on shopping center at Mira Loma Ln. - KRNV My News 4
RFD investigates roof fire on shopping center at Mira Loma Ln.  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department have knocked down a fire on a roof of a shopping center at McCarran Blvd. and Mira Loma Lane on Thursday. According to Reno ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 05:37:30 GMT



Reno Crews Respond to Fire Near UNR - KKOH
Reno Crews Respond to Fire Near UNR  KKOH

The Reno Fire Department were able to keep a fast growing brush fire to one acre near the University of Nevada-Reno campus. The fire was first reported ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 05:43:00 GMT



Reno Crews Respond to Fire, Homeless Camp May be to Blame - KKOH
Reno Crews Respond to Fire, Homeless Camp May be to Blame  KKOH

A fire in northeast Reno yesterday evening spread from a ditch to a field before Reno Fire Department crews knocked it down. The fire was in a field behind Tripp ...


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



City of Reno advises public of phone outages - KOLO
City of Reno advises public of phone outages  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) The City of Reno's Department of Information Technology is advising the public of a series of phone outages through next week at various ...


Posted on Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Fighter Injured in House Fire - KKOH
Fire Fighter Injured in House Fire  KKOH

A home in northwest Reno was damaged in a fire Saturday morning, and firefighter was injured. According to officials the firefighter was injured when the ceiling ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 05:45:00 GMT



Reno asks lawmakers for emergency measure to raise property taxes for more cops, firefighters - Reno Gazette Journal
Reno asks lawmakers for emergency measure to raise property taxes for more cops, firefighters  Reno Gazette Journal

The city of Reno on Friday asked the Nevada Legislature for emergency measure that would allow cities to raise property taxes to address understaffed police ...


Posted on Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RPD holds fire sprinkler burn demonstration - KRNV My News 4
RPD holds fire sprinkler burn demonstration  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department held home fire sprinkler burn demonstration Wednesday at City Plaza. The event aimed to spread the word as part of the city's effort ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Causes Damage to Businesses at Mira Loma & McCarran - KKOH
Fire Causes Damage to Businesses at Mira Loma & McCarran  KKOH

A fire caused minor damage to businesses at Mira Loma Drive and McCarran Boulevard in southeast Reno last night. The Reno Fire Department responded to ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 05:30:00 GMT



Gas leak in South Reno leaves developing apartment complex partially evacuated - KRNV My News 4
Gas leak in South Reno leaves developing apartment complex partially evacuated  KRNV My News 4

Monday morning began this week with Reno authorities and NV Energy crews responding to reports of a gas leak at the Sierra Vista Apartments in South Reno.


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



Addicted Nevada: how law enforcement is using drug to reverse opioid overdoses - KRNV My News 4
Addicted Nevada: how law enforcement is using drug to reverse opioid overdoses  KRNV My News 4

Several law enforcement agencies in Washoe County have stocked up on the life-saving drug, Narcan, in order to combat the opioid crisis. Officers have been ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 05:42:00 GMT



Brush Fire Caused by Homeowner Burning Weeds - KKOH
Brush Fire Caused by Homeowner Burning Weeds  KKOH

Crews knocked down a brush fire started by a homeowner burning weeds. The fire was reported Saturday about 4 p.m. in the area of Sharon and Webster ways ...


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



Second Fire in a Week Started by Homeowner Illegally Burning Weeds - KKOH
Second Fire in a Week Started by Homeowner Illegally Burning Weeds  KKOH

The Reno Fire Department is reminding people not to burn weeds within city limits after another fire is started by a homeowner burning weeds. Firefighters ...


Posted on Thu, 13 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

The Reno Fire Department has released the cause of a house fire in Stead that killed a 61-year-old woman on April 3. According to the department, M'Lissa ...


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



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



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 Trains for Wildfire Season - KTVN
Reno Fire Trains for Wildfire Season  KTVN

Every Spring, the Reno Fire Department re-trains every firefighter on some of the important components of wildfires.


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firehouse Subs Celebrates Grant to Reno Fire Department - KTVN
Firehouse Subs Celebrates Grant to Reno Fire Department  KTVN

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is celebrating a $28369 grant awarded to Reno Fire Department to fund the purchase of a 15-lead monitor/defibrillator.


Posted on Sat, 13 Apr 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



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 Department participates in "Shamrock Shave" for a good cause - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department participates in "Shamrock Shave" for a good cause  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department participated in the Shamrock Shave today, to help find a cure for childhood cancer. Firefighters from other cities as well as RFD have ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 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



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



South Reno fire update: 1 hurt, residents from 8 units displaced - Reno Gazette Journal
South Reno fire update: 1 hurt, residents from 8 units displaced  Reno Gazette Journal

12:42 p.m. update: A “suspicious” fire that sparked at an apartment in south Reno left one person with minor injuries and displaced residents from eight other ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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



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



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



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



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



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



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



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 gets new high-apparatus ladder truck - KOLO
RFD gets new high-apparatus ladder truck  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) After an older ladder truck failed, the Reno Fire Department made an emergency purchase of $200,000 for a new high-apparatus fire truck.


Posted on Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 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



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



Twelve New Firefighters Welcomed to Reno Fire Department - ThisisReno
Twelve New Firefighters Welcomed to Reno Fire Department  ThisisReno

Twelve recruit firefighters graduated from the Reno Fire Department Academy yesterday, August 30, 2018. Their 17 weeks of training included Emergency ...


Posted on Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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



Family Displaced in Structure Fire on Maddux Drive - KTVN
Family Displaced in Structure Fire on Maddux Drive  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released new details on a structure fire they responded to on North Maddux Drive on Thursday afternoon.


Posted on Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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 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



Non-verbal teen found in Reno reunited with family - KOLO
Non-verbal teen found in Reno reunited with family  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- 2:09 p.m. update:The Reno Fire Department reports the teen has been reunited with his family. Original story: Authorities are asking for the ...


Posted on Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department receives grant for much-needed ladder truck - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department receives grant for much-needed ladder truck  KRNV My News 4

A new ladder truck will be added to the Reno Fire Department's fleet in the coming weeks -- thanks to a grant.The City of Reno accepted a donation of $783155 ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 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



Crews Respond to Fire on East 2nd Street in Reno - KTVN
Crews Respond to Fire on East 2nd Street in Reno  KTVN

An investigation is underway after a fire broke out on the 500 block on east 2nd Street in Reno.


Posted on Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT



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

The Reno Fire Department is investigating after a small condo fire forced evacuations at a complex on Plumas Street.


Posted on Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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 Fire: Car Crashes Into Silver Legacy Loading Docks - KTVN
Reno Fire: Car Crashes Into Silver Legacy Loading Docks  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department reports they responded to a vehicle that had crashed into a building on Tuesday. They said no one was injured. They said business ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Washoe medical examiner identifies woman found dead after North Valleys townhome fire - Reno Gazette Journal
Washoe medical examiner identifies woman found dead after North Valleys townhome fire  Reno Gazette Journal

Both the cause of the blaze and the cause of the woman's death are still under investigation. But investigators do not suspect foul play.


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 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



No injuries reported in hazmat situation in west Reno - KOLO
No injuries reported in hazmat situation in west Reno  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) The Reno Fire Department says no one was hurt in a hazmat situation late Monday, December 3, 2018. Crews responded to Garlock ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Man pulled from Truckee with hypothermia - KOLO
Man pulled from Truckee with hypothermia  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - A man was hospitalized for hypothermia after being pulled from the Truckee River. The Reno Fire Department responded to Fisherman's ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



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

The fire was extinguished quickly and didn't spread to other units, but neighbors evacuated briefly.


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



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

There is no word yet on a cause, but a Reno Fire battalion chief says two people were reportedly seen rushing from the area right after the fire started.


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



Young Man Has Been Reunited With His Family - KTVN
Young Man Has Been Reunited With His Family  KTVN

Reno Fire Department says they need help finding this young man's family.


Posted on Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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



Winter weather wreaks havoc across Northern Nevada - KOLO
Winter weather wreaks havoc across Northern Nevada  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department says it responded to nearly 100 calls related to winter weather.


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



Theft suspect pronounced dead after being pulled from river - KOLO
Theft suspect pronounced dead after being pulled from river  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office confirms a man pulled from the Truckee River Sunday has died. He has been identified as ...


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews put out small apartment fire - KOLO
Crews put out small apartment fire  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department says one unit was damaged at the Bicentennial Apartments on Evelyn Way.


Posted on Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire damages garage at south Reno home - KOLO
Fire damages garage at south Reno home  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A fire early Sunday in the south end of Reno damaged a garage but did not spread to the home. The Reno Fire Department tweeted this ...


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



Reno Fire Investigates Explosion At Hi Ho Motor Lodge Friday - KTVN
Reno Fire Investigates Explosion At Hi Ho Motor Lodge Friday  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department reports they responded to a structure fire in the 1200 block of East 4th Street on Friday night. They said an explosion set off a small ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Cause narrowed for fire at Lakeridge-area home - KOLO
Cause narrowed for fire at Lakeridge-area home  KOLO

One firefighter was taken to a hospital for precautionary observation but the fire department released no other information.


Posted on Tue, 25 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Family Displaced After Fire Breaks Out Inside Home On Zeolite Drive - KTVN
Family Displaced After Fire Breaks Out Inside Home On Zeolite Drive  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 1100 block of Zeolite Drive on Tuesday evening. They said they believe it was from a possible ...


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



Fire crews hold nighttime river rescue training - KOLO
Fire crews hold nighttime river rescue training  KOLO

Rescue dummies will be used to simulate real-world victims.


Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews put out structure fire in Reno - KOLO
Crews put out structure fire in Reno  KOLO

It broke out around 11:45 a.m. on Grand Canyon Boulevard near S. Wells Avenue.


Posted on Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Investigation underway after house fire in Reno - KOLO
Investigation underway after house fire in Reno  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department responded to a house fire on Caballo Drive Tuesday, August 28, 2018.


Posted on Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Squatters causing fire danger in vacant structures - KOLO
Squatters causing fire danger in vacant structures  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department quickly put out a fire in a storage unit investigators say was caused by squatters.


Posted on Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



South Reno fire stopped at 28 acres - KOLO
South Reno fire stopped at 28 acres  KOLO

A spokesperson for the Reno Fire Department says the fire burning Monday in the area of Prototype and Double R, north of IGT is fully contained.


Posted on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



No Injuries After Fire at CVS on Oddie Boulevard - KTVN
No Injuries After Fire at CVS on Oddie Boulevard  KTVN

The Sparks Fire Department has released more details on a commercial structure fire that happened at the CVS Pharmacy on Oddie Boulevard on Thursday ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Lemmon Valley Walmart Evacuated for Odor Investigation - KTVN
Lemmon Valley Walmart Evacuated for Odor Investigation  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to the Walmart on Vista Knoll Parkway in Lemmon Valley on Wednesday morning on reports of a possible gas leak.


Posted on Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Gets Drone to Aproach and Assess Fires - The Drive
Reno Fire Department Gets Drone to Aproach and Assess Fires  The Drive

The fire department demonstrated how effective its UAV can be in a more strategic approach to fire and emergency scenarios.


Posted on Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 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



Dumpster Fire Threatens Structure Near Scheels - KTVN
Dumpster Fire Threatens Structure Near Scheels  KTVN

The Sparks Fire Department says they responded to a dumpster fire in the 1400 block of Scheels in Sparks on Tuesday evening. They said when they arrived, ...


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Gas Leak Closes Portion of 9th Street in North Reno - KTVN
Gas Leak Closes Portion of 9th Street in North Reno  KTVN

A portion of 9th Street between Virginia and Center Streets was reopened after crews stopped a large gas leak that occurred late Tuesday morning.


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



Firefighters honored for saving one of their own - KOLO
Firefighters honored for saving one of their own  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) While out on a call September 1, Reno Fire Department firefighter Darrell Simmons was stung by a bee. After arriving back at Station 8, ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Breaks Out Near GSR, Two In Custody - KTVN
Fire Breaks Out Near GSR, Two In Custody  KTVN

An investigation is underway after a fire broke out in a field from across the Grand Sierra Resort near Mill Street in Reno. The Reno Fire Department says they ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Multiple fire agencies combat structure fire Sun Valley, no injuries reported - FoxReno.com
Multiple fire agencies combat structure fire Sun Valley, no injuries reported  FoxReno.com

At about 2:30 p. m. today, the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District called upon the Reno Fire Department and Sparks Fire Department for assistance in ...


Posted on Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Structure Fire 2400 Block of Riviera Street - KTVN
Structure Fire 2400 Block of Riviera Street  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department is on scene of a working structure fire 2400 block of Riviera Street. The fire is contained, officials ask that you avoid the area, multiple ...


Posted on Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Motorhome fire extinguished in south Reno - KOLO
Motorhome fire extinguished in south Reno  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Fire Department has extinguished a fire that destroyed a Class A motorhome in south Reno. The fire at Sierra RV Super Center ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Alarms Turn Into Structure Fire on Sinclair - KTVN
Fire Alarms Turn Into Structure Fire on Sinclair  KTVN

Reno Fire department responded to fire alarms at 160 Sinclair this afternoon.


Posted on Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire crew extinguished a small brush fire northeast of Reno - KRNV My News 4
Fire crew extinguished a small brush fire northeast of Reno  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department extinguished a brush fire near Coastal Street and Gardella Avenue, northeast of Reno.According to Reno Fire Department, the fire ...


Posted on Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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