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Reno man wins $903,646 on slot machines at the Atlantis

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)– A Reno man won $888,585.03 playing a $1.80 bet on a slot machine early Sunday at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. Lawrence Fuller had been playing the Super Lucky Times Pay machine about 20 minutes when he hit that jackpot at 1:52 a.m. He followed it with jackpots on other slot machines of… Keep Reading

Updates to Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act now in effect

The use of vaping products and e-cigarettes are no longer allowed at any place where smoking is prohibited in Washoe County. The measure was approved during the 2019 state legislative session and took effect Jan. 1, 2020 as an update to the Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act. The act was approved by voters during the… Keep Reading

Northern Nevada donor honored in 131st Pasadena Rose Parade

RENO, Nev. (News 4-Fox 11) — Traci Trout, a local donor hero from northern Nevada, was honored Wednesday during the 131st Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. The Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office and Nevada Donor Network were able to honor Trout after giving the gift of sight to two people through cornea donation. Continue Reading… Keep Reading

UNR Helping Residents Check Homes for Radon

January is National Radon Action Month, and a program at the University of Nevada, Reno can help you test your home for Radon, to reduce your risk of lung cancer.  The program is offering free test kits to Nevadans until February 29th. Radon is a radioactive gas that is colorless, odorless and tasteless. The U.S. Environmental… Keep Reading

State, School District report increased graduation rates

The Washoe County School District (WCSD) awarded more than 4,000 diplomas to high school students in 2019, setting a record graduation rate of 86 percent. The increased graduation rate follows a statewide trend as Nevada set a record for the second year in a row, with an 84% graduation rate across all districts. WCSD also reported… Keep Reading

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