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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



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 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



City of Reno honors local dispatchers this week - KRNV My News 4
City of Reno honors local dispatchers this week  KRNV My News 4

The City of Reno is celebrating National Public Safety Telecommunicators this week. The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials is honoring the ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 23:35:00 GMT



Unoccupied SUV pulled from Virginia Lake - FoxReno.com
Unoccupied SUV pulled from Virginia Lake  FoxReno.com

An unoccupied SUV was pulled from Virginia Lake today after it became submerged in the lake last night. According to the Reno Fire Department, they received ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 06:39:12 GMT



Woman killed in Stead townhome fire - KOLO
Woman killed in Stead townhome fire  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department says a woman was killed when her townhome caught fire late Wednesday, April 3, 2019. This happened on Silver Sky Parkway in ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 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 13:00:00 GMT



Two inmate suicides reported at Washoe jail in one day - KOLO
Two inmate suicides reported at Washoe jail in one day  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating two suspected inmate suicides that happened Friday at the jail. The first was ...


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



Washoe County Medical Examiner Identifies Inmate Found Dead Inside Jail Cell - KTVN
Washoe County Medical Examiner Identifies Inmate Found Dead Inside Jail Cell  KTVN

The Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner's Office has identified the inmate who died at the Washoe County Jail on the morning of April 12, 2019.


Posted on Mon, 15 Apr 2019 18:39:00 GMT



Sheriff's office investigates apparent suicide by detention facility inmate - FoxReno.com
Sheriff's office investigates apparent suicide by detention facility inmate  FoxReno.com

Washoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating two apparent inmate suicides that occurred earlier today in the Washoe County Detention Facility. According to ...


Posted on Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:08:22 GMT



SUV found in Virginia Lake Monday night, nobody believed to be inside - Reno Gazette Journal
SUV found in Virginia Lake Monday night, nobody believed to be inside  Reno Gazette Journal

A SUV was found in Virginia Lake Monday night, but authorities do not believe anyone was inside, according to Reno Police Department officer Travis Warren.


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 17:02:00 GMT



Medical examiner identifies the second inmate to commit suicide at the Washoe County jail - Reno Gazette Journal
Medical examiner identifies the second inmate to commit suicide at the Washoe County jail  Reno Gazette Journal

Dennis Ogg, 55, was found unresponsive and lying on the floor in one of the jail cells at the Washoe County Detention Facility.


Posted on Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:27:00 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 11:11:00 GMT



Lakeside Dr. back open after crash involving school bus - KOLO
Lakeside Dr. back open after crash involving school bus  KOLO

Students were on the bus at the time of the crash, but none was injured.


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



Reno Crews Knock Down Apartment Fire - KKOH
Reno Crews Knock Down Apartment Fire  KKOH

Crews knocked out a small fire at an apartment complex last night. The Reno Fire Department says one unit was damaged at the Bicentennial Apartments on ...


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



Hazmat situation by Sliver Legacy deemed harmless - FoxReno.com
Hazmat situation by Sliver Legacy deemed harmless  FoxReno.com

Multiple agencies responded to a hazmat situation on West Street between Fourth and Fifth streets by the Silver Legacy in downtown Reno this afternoon.


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD Finds No Hazardous Materials After Closing Mill Street - KTVN
RFD Finds No Hazardous Materials After Closing Mill Street  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to report of a hazardous materials release, Wednesday morning.


Posted on Wed, 27 Mar 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



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 Department participates in "Shamrock Shave" for a good cause - FoxReno.com
Reno Fire Department participates in "Shamrock Shave" for a good cause  FoxReno.com

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



The Reno Fire Department does more than put out fires - KRNV My News 4
The Reno Fire Department does more than put out fires  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department has three specialty teams: the Water Entry Team (WET), Haz Mat (Hazardous Materials Team), and Urban Search and Rescue ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department hopes new app will help save lives - KOLO
Reno Fire Department hopes new app will help save lives  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) The Reno Fire Department has announced it is the first emergency response agency in the region to join the lifesaving PulsePoint app.


Posted on Thu, 26 Jul 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



Midtown house fire appears to be accidental - KOLO
Midtown house fire appears to be accidental  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department is investigating a fire that ripped through a home on Thoma Street in Reno.


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



Twelve recruits to graduate from the Reno Fire Department academy - KRNV My News 4
Twelve recruits to graduate from the Reno Fire Department academy  KRNV My News 4

Twelve recruits from the Reno Fire Department academy graduated on Friday, August 31.The ceremony took place at theMcKinley Arts & Culture Center.


Posted on Fri, 31 Aug 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



VI Firefighters Get Specialized Rope Rescue Training - St. John Source
VI Firefighters Get Specialized Rope Rescue Training  St. John Source

Last week, 16 members of the Virgin Islands Fire *Service* received just that, scaling the walls of Schneider Regional Medical Center on St. Thomas as part of a.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 06:12:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department wants you to be fire-aware - KOLO
Reno Fire Department wants you to be fire-aware  KOLO

Look, listen and learn” is Reno Fire Department's message during this year's fire prevention month.


Posted on Tue, 09 Oct 2018 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



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



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



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

No one was hurt. Damage was extensive enough that the family is displaced until repairs can be made.


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 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



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 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



Basement destroyed in Reno triplex fire - KOLO
Basement destroyed in Reno triplex fire  KOLO

The building had already had at least one fire and was red-tagged by the City of Reno Code Enforcement Department as illegal to occupy. But firefighters say ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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 Department recovers body from Truckee River - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department recovers body from Truckee River  KRNV My News 4

A body was recovered from the Truckee River on the morning of Sunday, August 12.The Reno Fire Department says a white, adult man's dead body was located ...


Posted on Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



RFD: Sunday morning garage fire displaces family of three from South Reno home - Reno Gazette Journal
RFD: Sunday morning garage fire displaces family of three from South Reno home  Reno Gazette Journal

A Reno family of three was displaced from their home Sunday after an early-morning fire burned their garage and caused smoke damage to the rest of the home, ...


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



Resident treated after 2nd Street motel fire - KOLO
Resident treated after 2nd Street motel fire  KOLO

A resident has been taken to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation; two birds were rescued and are okay.


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



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



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



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



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



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



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



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



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



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 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



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



Reno Fire recruits could contribute this wildfire season - KOLO
Reno Fire recruits could contribute this wildfire season  KOLO

They still have about three more months of training before graduation, but 16 recruits could provide extra help to the department right now if a big wildfire breaks ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Jun 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



Reno Fire Shows Off New Drone, New Recruits - KTVN
Reno Fire Shows Off New Drone, New Recruits  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has a new tool in its belt to help fight fires more quickly. Crews are now using a drone to survey incidents, and get different angles on ...


Posted on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department puts out fire near Longley and Rock - KOLO
Reno Fire Department puts out fire near Longley and Rock  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department responded to a small brush fire on Longley Lane.


Posted on Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Arrest made for 4th Street arson; suspect linked to others - KOLO
Arrest made for 4th Street arson; suspect linked to others  KOLO

Reno Fire Marshal Tray Palmer says Morris Snead is likely linked to two more fires and could have set all eight fires.


Posted on Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 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



Reno Fire proposes fire prevention devices for new homes - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire proposes fire prevention devices for new homes  KRNV My News 4

A new fire regulation was brought to the city council that may decrease danger during home fires on Wendesday, Jan. 9. The Reno Fire Department proposed an ...


Posted on Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



10 displaced from their homes as fire burns in downtown Reno - KRNV My News 4
10 displaced from their homes as fire burns in downtown Reno  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department responded to a structure fire at around 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 7.The fire started in the backyard of one of the homes at the ...


Posted on Sun, 08 Jul 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



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



Reno Fire Responds To Rollover Crash At Gardella Avenue And Bennie Lane - KTVN
Reno Fire Responds To Rollover Crash At Gardella Avenue And Bennie Lane  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a rollover crash at Gardella Avenue and Bennie Lane on Wednesday night.


Posted on Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



City of Reno to Purchase New Ladder Truck for RFD - KTVN
City of Reno to Purchase New Ladder Truck for RFD  KTVN

The Reno City Council accepted a grant from the William N. Pennington Foundation worth $783155 that will go towards a new ladder truck.


Posted on Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 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



RFD investigating early-morning restaurant fire - KOLO
RFD investigating early-morning restaurant fire  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department is investigating after a fire damaged the Asian Garden restaurant early Friday, August 10, 2018.


Posted on Fri, 10 Aug 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



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



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



North Valleys house fire displaces family of 7; teen credited with leading siblings to safety - Reno Gazette Journal
North Valleys house fire displaces family of 7; teen credited with leading siblings to safety  Reno Gazette Journal

The family is displaced from their home, but the oldest of the five children is being credited by RFD for leading his siblings to safety.


Posted on Wed, 23 Jan 2019 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



Car with Oregon plates found burning in a ditch in the hills north of McCarran Blvd - Reno Gazette Journal
Car with Oregon plates found burning in a ditch in the hills north of McCarran Blvd  Reno Gazette Journal

An empty car was found burning in a ditch near a North Reno neighborhood Sunday morning, which produced a plume of black smoke that wafted towards ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno man arrested on first degree arson charges after fire breaks out inside his condo - Reno Gazette Journal
Reno man arrested on first degree arson charges after fire breaks out inside his condo  Reno Gazette Journal

The Reno Fire Department said they've responded to the same unit multiple times to put out fires.


Posted on Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Reno police: Woman crashes Tesla car, starts small brush fire - Reno Gazette Journal
Reno police: Woman crashes Tesla car, starts small brush fire  Reno Gazette Journal

The car caught on fire and started a small brush fire along North McCarran Boulevard and West Fourth Street.


Posted on Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Structure fire with no reported injuries temporarily closes Stratford Drive in Reno - KRNV My News 4
Structure fire with no reported injuries temporarily closes Stratford Drive in Reno  KRNV My News 4

This morning at about 3:25 a. m. , the Reno Fire Department responded to reports of a structure fire in a residence on Stratford Drive in Reno. The fire occurred in ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 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



Mira Loma Fire fully contained - KOLO
Mira Loma Fire fully contained  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department says the Mira Loma Fire in southeast Reno. is fully contained after burning 27.3 acres. Eight acres of the fire ...


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



Reno Fire contains small brush fire along westbound I-80 - KOLO
Reno Fire contains small brush fire along westbound I-80  KOLO

Fire crews quickly contained a small brush fire burning near westbound I-80, between McCarran Boulevard and Robb Drive.


Posted on Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire investigates attic fire on Arcane Ave in northwest Reno - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire investigates attic fire on Arcane Ave in northwest Reno  KRNV My News 4

A single family home was destroyed after a fire broke out in an attic at the 1900 Block of Arcane Ave on Monday, November 12. According to the Reno Fire ...


Posted on Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Five Reported Injured After Emergency Landing at Reno-Tahoe International Airport - KTVN
Five Reported Injured After Emergency Landing at Reno-Tahoe International Airport  KTVN

Emergency crews responded to the Reno-Tahoe International Airport for an incident on Wednesday.


Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Crews Put Out Small Fire on TMCC Campus - KTVN
Reno Fire Crews Put Out Small Fire on TMCC Campus  KTVN

Reno Fire crews quickly put out a small fire on the Truckee Meadows Community College campus on Thursday.


Posted on Thu, 13 Sep 2018 18:01:53 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



For Reno firefighters, Camp Fire was grim lesson for future - Reno Gazette Journal
For Reno firefighters, Camp Fire was grim lesson for future  Reno Gazette Journal

Longtime firefighter said California disaster greatest he's seen, another said it's a climate warning.


Posted on Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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 22:26:53 GMT



Reno Fire supports MDA with annual Fill the Boot fundraiser - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire supports MDA with annual Fill the Boot fundraiser  KRNV My News 4

The annual Fill the Boot fundraiser by the Reno Fire Departmentis happening Friday, September 7 and Saturday, September 8. The Reno Fire Department ...


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



Brush Fire Near Mira Loma Now 50% Contained - KTVN
Brush Fire Near Mira Loma Now 50% Contained  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says the fire has burned 27.3 acres at this time and is 100% contained.


Posted on Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 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 Department Tests New Sensor Tech to Find People in Burning Buildings - ThisisReno
Fire Department Tests New Sensor Tech to Find People in Burning Buildings  ThisisReno

The Reno Fire Department last week held a search simulation to assist in finding people in buildings when visibility may be limited, such as in fires and other ...


Posted on Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Crews put out Sun Valley fire - KOLO
Crews put out Sun Valley fire  KOLO

No one was inside the home and no injuries have been reported, though one firefighter is being treated for a 'heat-related illness,' according to Reno Fire.


Posted on Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire hiring, seeks candidates from all corners of community - KOLO
Reno Fire hiring, seeks candidates from all corners of community  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department will test recruit firefighters from February 12 to 16, 2018.


Posted on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Camp Fire destroys 6,700 structures; 9 dead - KOLO
Camp Fire destroys 6,700 structures; 9 dead  KOLO

Witnesses reported seeing homes, supermarkets, businesses, restaurants, schools and a retirement home up in flames.


Posted on Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Woolsey Fire Burns 96949 Acres, 100% Contained - KTVN
Woolsey Fire Burns 96949 Acres, 100% Contained  KTVN

UPDATE: Authorities have so far counted 1500 structures were destroyed and 341 damaged by the deadly Southern California fire.


Posted on Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Birds to blame for several recent fires in Northern Nevada - KOLO
Birds to blame for several recent fires in Northern Nevada  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) Over the last few months, birds have been to blame for sparking several fires in northern Nevada. The smallest came in July between the ...


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



RFD Investigating a Structure Fire - KTVN
RFD Investigating a Structure Fire  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to reports of a structure fire near Forest Street and Lawrence Avenue. According to officials, they say the fire may have ...


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



Possible suspect sought in fire along I-80 near Gold Ranch - KOLO
Possible suspect sought in fire along I-80 near Gold Ranch  KOLO

VERDI, Nev. (KOLO) - Update 5:05pm: The Reno Fire Department says investigators have received a report of a transient man who was seen near the origin ...


Posted on Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Water leak briefly shuts down northwest Reno road - KOLO
Water leak briefly shuts down northwest Reno road  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A Reno residential road is back open after a water pipe burst. Tuesday December 25, 2018, water was reported leaking from underneath ...


Posted on Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fire Started by Juvenile Burns Near Homes in Stead - KTVN
Fire Started by Juvenile Burns Near Homes in Stead  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says a juvenile started a fire that burned near homes in Stead Saturday night.


Posted on Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:05:25 GMT



Reno Fire recovers body from the Truckee River that had 'been there for a period of time' - Reno Gazette Journal
Reno Fire recovers body from the Truckee River that had 'been there for a period of time'  Reno Gazette Journal

A Reno Fire Department wet team recovered a body from the Truckee River Sunday near the South McCarran Boulevard bridge close to East Greg Street.


Posted on Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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