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Authorities on the scene of a school shooting at a middle school in Sparks, Nevada on October 21, 2013. Police said a student killed teacher Michael Landsberry before killing himself. (CBS)

Middle School Student Opens Fire, Kills Teacher And Himself Near Reno

A student at a Nevada middle school opened fire with a semi-automatic handgun on campus just before the starting bell Monday, wounding two 12-year-old boys and killing a math teacher who was trying to protect children from their classmate.

10/21/2013

Rim Fire Burns Near Yosemite National Park

Smoke From Rim Fire Expected To Affect Reno, Tahoe Area Through Labor Day Weekend

Authorities say smoke from a record wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park in California will continue to affect the Reno and Lake Tahoe areas through Labor Day weekend.

08/31/2013

Rim Fire Continues To Burn Near Yosemite National Park

Firefighters Make Progress In Rim Fire, Smoke Drifts Into Central Valley

Winds had been blowing dense smoke plumes northeast into the Lake Tahoe area and Nevada but a shift Friday brought them west down to the San Joaquin Valley floor.

08/30/2013

Rim Fire Continues To Burn Near Yosemite National Park

Rim Fire 33% Contained, Leaves Tourists To Sierra In Quandary

The huge Sierra Nevada wildfire and its smoke plume have caused some fearful tourists to opt out of plans for the last big travel weekend of the summer, but most appear intent to go through with their vacations.

08/29/2013

(AP)

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Truckee Meadows Near Reno

Authorities say a 4.2-magnitude earthquake that jolted the Truckee Meadows near Reno rattled nerves but caused no injuries and no major damage.

08/27/2013

(CBS)

Magnitude 4.2 Quake Strikes Near Reno, Felt In Northern California

A 4.2 earthquake was felt near Reno on Monday. The quake was felt by residents in the Reno and Sparks area at 5:51 p.m. local time.

08/26/2013

Califormia Prepares For Flood Of Gay Weddings

Retired Nevada Methodist Ministers Vow To Perform Same-Sex Unions

Retired Revs. John Emerson and Nadene DeWitt of Sparks and Karla Bowman of Reno announced at a news conference in Reno on Friday they’ve signed onto a covenant with 80 of their colleagues in California to perform same-sex holy unions.

07/27/2013

Shooting at Sparks Nugget Casino

Gilroy Hells Angel Member Pleads Guilty In Nevada Casino Shootout

A member of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang has accepted a plea deal, just as he and a member of a rival gang were about to go on trial for murder charges stemming from a 2011 shootout at a northern Nevada casino.

07/22/2013

(CBS Graphic)

Palo Alto Couple Crashes Plane In Tahoe; Husband Dead, Wife Survives

A Palo Alto man was killed and his wife injured in a small plane crash Monday after taking off from the South Lake Tahoe Airport, authorities said.

07/22/2013

Morrissey (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Morrissey Cancels North American Tour Due To Illness

Health concerns are forcing Morrissey to cancel his North American tour which included a stop in Davis, Reno and San Francisco in November…

03/16/2013

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