Body Found in Pyramid Lake Identified

Body Found in Pyramid Lake Identified

On December 12th at approximately 8:46 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to Pyramid Lake on a report of a missing boater. The missing boater was accompanied by two other’s while canoeing in Pyramid Lake when their boat capsized. Two persons were able to swim to safety, the third identified as Dustin Mason did not. Sheriff’s […]

Latest Storm Affects Power For Many in Area

Latest Storm Affects Power For Many in Area

Lake Tahoe Area…Power is coming back on today for up to 10,000 Nevada Energy Customers who were without power due to the recent storm. The culprits were trees and limbs coming into contact with or knocking down power lines. The major outages occurred early this morning and the bulk of the outages have been in […]

Tahoe Area Road and Chain Requirement Report

Tahoe Area Road and Chain Requirement Report

Incline, NV…SR-89 is closed near Emerald Bay for avalanche control. Hwy 88 is closed in the Carson Spur area for avalanche control. One way traffic on US50. Chain controls on many of the area roads the report is below… NEVADA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION HIGHWAY CONTROLS SUMMARY DECEMBER 29, 2010 6:13 AM PST All routes are […]

To Burn or Not to Burn?

To Burn or Not to Burn?

The Air Quality Management Division (AQMD) of the Washoe County District Health Department wants everyone in the Truckee Meadows to have a wonderful holiday. That is why we are asking that residents refrain from burning wrapping paper, cardboard boxes and Christmas trees. “As tempting as it may be to quickly clean up the paper by […]

Recycle Your Christmas Trees

Recycle Your Christmas Trees

Incline Village, NV…..WASTE NOT, Incline Village General Improvement District’s Conservation program, provides community conservation services to protect OUR resources. The WASTE NOT program is located at Public Works. Our purpose: to empower sustainable living by providing conservation programs for recycling, household hazardous waste, water conservation, watershed management, and education. Washoe County…..Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful announces […]

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office awarded grant to continue cleanups along the Truckee River

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office awarded grant to continue cleanups along the Truckee River

Reno, NV…..The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office was recently awarded a $12,695 grant from the Community Foundation of Western Nevada’s Truckee River Fund to support the continued use of the Sheriff’s community service work crews for cleanup projects along the Truckee River continues to receive support The grant was accepted by the Washoe County Board of […]