Do I need to worry about coronavirus?

What is coronavirus? Over the past few weeks, there has been a great deal of media attention and public concern about a new respiratory virus that has emerged called novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). This virus was first identified in the city of Wuhan, China. To date, the majority of cases have occurred in China; however, the… Keep Reading

Possible change to come on emergency dispatch services

RENO, NV. (News 4 & Fox 11) — On Monday, February 10th Reno City Council held a special meeting to address various topics on public safety management. Among the topics was a possible change to how local emergency dispatch operates. In the next month, a new computer-aided dispatch system known as “CAD” will be integrated to… Keep Reading

Apply to Be Part of Food Truck Friday

Food Truck Friday, the biggest food truck event in Northern Nevada, will be back on May 15th for the ninth year. And it's grown over the years. “Starting from where we were, begging food trucks to come down on a Friday night and begging people to come down and support it, we're up to about… Keep Reading

A promising breakthrough against a deadly foe: Streptococcus pneumoniae

RENO, Nevada February 10, 2020 – In the battle against deadly diseases that adapt quickly to resist today’s top antibiotics, researchers from the University of Nevada, Reno have shown that stopping bacterial cells from communicating can actually prevent them from amassing their lethal armies. Following more than five years of research, University chemical biologist Yftah… Keep Reading

Jazz In Schools Festival

Over 300 middle and high school musicians from over a dozen jazz bands performed Saturday morning at the Nightingale Concert Hall at the University of Nevada, Reno. Event organizers say Saturday's Jazz In Schools festival is all about the students. Continue Reading on Keep Reading

School Counselors Honored Across the Nation

The Washoe County School District is joining other districts from across the nation in celebrating its school counselors. WCSD says school counselors play a vital role in a school setting. The national observance honors school counselors who provide life-changing services for students as they help them examine their abilities and strengths and provide support as students… Keep Reading

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Registration open for 2020 KIDS University program

RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) — It's going to be a week of fun and learning during the KIDS University Spring program. The camp will offer week-long sessions from March 16 through the 20. The camp is for students in grades 2nd through 8th grade. All the fun will be happening at the University… Keep Reading

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