Welcome to Washoe County, Nevada!

If you are looking for local news, events, weather or other local features, you have come to the right place.

Looking for a local business? Click on one of the cities below for business and city area information.

Cold Springs Crystal Bay Empire
Gerlach Incline Village Nixon
Reno Sparks Sun Valley
Verdi Wadsworth Washoe Valley
Mccarran

Instant Mortgage Quotes  

Map of Washoe County, Nevada

 


Categories in Washoe County, Nevada

Cold Springs Categories Crystal Bay Categories Empire Categories Gerlach Categories Incline Village Categories Nixon Categories Reno Categories Sparks Categories Sun Valley Categories Verdi Categories Wadsworth Categories Washoe Valley Categories Mccarran Categories  
 

News in Washoe County, Nevada

Woman Accused of Stealing Thousands from 96-Year-Old
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:07:04 -0700

Washoe County Sheriff’s detectives have arrested a Sparks woman accused of pulling money from an elderly woman's bank account.

Sparks woman arrested for taking $50K from 96-year-old victim
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:57:21 -0700

SPARKS - Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have arrested a woman for taking nearly $50,000 from a 96-year-old victim's bank account. WCSO says 43-year-old Cherie Marie Endicott, was arrested on multiple charges related to 'fraudulently obtaining thousands of dollars' from a 96-year-old victim’s bank account. ...

Caregiver Charged with Stealing $50K from Elderly Victim
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:37:17 -0700

Detectives with the Washoe County Sheriff's Office have arrested 43-year-old Cherie Marie Endicott for allegedly taking almost $50,000 from a 96-year-old's bank account.

Smoke From California Fires Blankets Reno
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:52:04 -0700

Fires near Pollock Pines are causing health concerns for northern Nevada residents.

Increased Bicycle Activity on Lake Tahoe Highways Sunday
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:55:04 -0700

Motorists are advised that there will be a surge of bicyclists on Lake Tahoe highways this Sunday, Sept. 7 during the annual Tour de Tahoe bike event.

Nine Traps Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Gerlach Area
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:37:25 -0700

The Washoe County Health District confirms that mosquitoes caught in nine traps set in the Gerlach area in northern Washoe County have tested positive for West Nile Virus, the second positive identification of WNV in Washoe County in 2014.

Washoe grape growers want Nevada to OK wineries
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:23:22 -0700

Arietta is an ultra-premium Napa, Calif., winery specializing in limited production Bordeaux-style blends. People in Washoe County want Nevada's legislature changed to allow for wineries to thrive here.

Nevada AG: Washoe School Board broke meeting law
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:43:04 -0700

Nevada's attorney general says the Washoe County School Board violated the state's open meetings law.

Nevada AG: School Board Broke Open Meeting Law
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:37:20 -0700

Nevada's attorney general says the Washoe County School Board violated the state's open meetings law when it ousted School Superintendent Pedro Martinez.

Nevada sales tax up 4.7 percent from year ago
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:16:09 -0700

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's taxable sales rose 4.7 percent in June compared with the same month a year ago, led by an 8 percent gain in Clark County and a 7.3 percent increase in Washoe County.