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Galena's Gilligan makes incredible comeback  KOLO

Galena high school junior Ian Gilligan battled a rare form of cancer on his way back to the top of the northern Nevada prep rankings.

School day resumes at Galena High after 'suspicious activity' prompts lockdown  KRNV My News 4

Galena High School has been returned to Code Green status following reports of suspicious activity involving a school bus placing the school on a Code Red ...

Parent's concern of possible threat on bus headed to Galena high school triggered lockdown  Reno Gazette Journal

That concerned parent called regional dispatch, sending the sheriff's office to campus and triggering the lockdown.

Galena High principal resigns  KOLO

The Washoe County School District confirms Galena High School Principal Tom Brown has resigned.

Washoe School District names new Galena High principal  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Washoe County School District announced Friday that Jay Salter is the new principal at Galena High School. Salter was most recently ...

Galena High Principal Tom Brown resigns after nearly 3 months of mysterious administrative leave  Reno Gazette Journal

WCSD announced that Galena High Principal Tom Brown resigned after being on administrative leave since November.

Tyler Stafford's new tunes celebrated at Wingfield Saturday  Carson Now

Tyler Stafford is a Reno singer/songwriter with a *fresh* new album and plans to throw a killer party this Saturday to celebrate.

Galena hires Aaron Cook as next football coach  Reno Gazette Journal

The Galena Grizzlies announced they have hired Aaron Cook, formerly Damonte Ranch assistant coach, as head football coach.

Galena High School's head football coach "completely blindsided" by firing  KRNV My News 4

Galena High School's head football coach, Hank Roberts, was removed from the football program Tuesday, Feb. 26. Assistant Principal Teresa Burrows made ...

SURPRISE: Galena High alum Nate Edwards earns scholarship during Wolf Pack training camp  Nevada Sports Net

At the end of Wednesday's practice, Nevada offensive lineman Nate Edwards was showered in water and Gatorade by teammates and handed a scholarship by ...

Galena's Motherway joining Wolf Pack golf  KOLO

Nevada head men's golf coach Jacob Wilner has announced the addition of Connor Motherway, who will join the program next fall.

Two Galena administrators on leave have made over $36000 - and counting  KRNV My News 4

Two Galena High School administrators on leave for two months have earned over $36000 already, Washoe County School District records show. According to ...

Students Dismiss Lawsuit Against Galena High School & District  KTVN

Three students alleged that they were subjected to bullying by Galena High School Head Coach Steve Struzyk and that the administration did not take action to ...

Coral Academy, Incline and AACT in top 10 statewide, according to 2019 ranking  Reno Gazette Journal

Helping children with more than just academics is the reason for student success at Coral Academy of Science Charter High School in Reno, according to ...

Washoe School District announces 14 new job assignments  KOLO

The assignments are for the 2019-2020 school year, the school district said.

Wolf Pack opens season this week against Purdue  KOLO

The Nevada football teams opens its 2019 season this Friday night when Big Ten foe Purdue invades Mackay Stadium.

Howard steps down as Galena basketball coach  Reno Gazette Journal

Duke Howard said it was a tough decision, but he has stepped down as boys basketball coach at Galena. Howard was the head coach at Galena last season ...

Three Galena High football players sue coach for 'bullying' them off the team  Reno Gazette Journal

Three former Galena High School football players have sued the coach, principal and Washoe County School District, alleging they were kicked off the team for ...

Mt. Rose Elementary, Sparks Middle and Galena High leaders named Principals of the Year  Reno Gazette Journal

Krissy Brown at Mt. Rose K-8 School of Languages, Stacey Ting at Sparks Middle School and Tom Brown at Galena High School were named Washoe County ...

Three Washoe high schools listed among Nevada's top ten  KOLO

A report issued by U.S. News & World Report ranks three Washoe County School District high schools among Nevada's top 10 high schools.

Monday updates: WCSD cancels all after school activities including city programs  Reno Gazette Journal

Update, 2:39 p.m.. The Washoe County School District is canceling all after school activities including childcare on Monday afternoon, according to an email ...

Magnitude 3.7 quake rattles south Reno on Thursday night near Arrowcreek  Reno Gazette Journal

A magnitude 3.7 earthquake rattled south Reno on Thursday night, the largest in an hourlong series of quakes.

Parking, Logistics Released for High School Graduations at Lawlor Events Center  ThisisReno

High school graduation ceremonies get underway next week and the Washoe County School District is reminding students, their families, and other guests to ...

Biggest quake in swarm hits near Galena High  KOLO

The quakes span in size from a 0.9 magnitude to a 2.8 magnitude. No damage has been reported.

High School Students' Brawl Goes Viral  KOLO

A brutal fight between Reno and Galena High School students is captured on video and has gone viral on Youtube. Now, a lot of people are paying the price.

Prep soccer: Northern 4A All-Region boys and girls teams  Reno Gazette Journal

2018 Northern 4A All-League Soccer. (As selected by the coaches). Sierra League - Boys. Zach Besso-Bishop Manogue Coach of the Year. Jesus Medina ...

3 Reno campuses make best U.S. high schools list  Reno Gazette Journal

Fifteen Nevada campuses made the cut for the U.S. News & World Report's updated list of best public high schools in the country, with a Reno school ranking ...

WCSD reports graduating most students in district history  KOLO

WCSD is striving to reach a 90 percent graduation rate by 2020 as part of its “90 by 20” campaign.

Tempers flare as Nevada lawmakers advance plan to expand gun background checks  Reno Gazette Journal

To Democrats, Senate Bill 143 is a long-overdue life saver. To Republicans, it's little more than a gun grab. That was the takeaway on Tuesday in Carson City, ...

Mt. Rose Hwy open again after TMWA fixes water pipe  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - One lane of the Mount Rose Highway was closed for several hours at Galena High School Thursday night as Truckee Meadows Water ...

Galena hires Roberts as football coach  Reno Gazette Journal

Galena hired Hank Roberts as its next varsity football coach.

Police Search for Possibly Armed Man; Galena High Lockdown Lifted  KOLO

Pleasant Valley Elementary school continues to be under lockdown Thursday while police look for a possibly armed man, 53-year-old Wade Richard Kelly, ...

Best High Schools list in Nevada includes 4 Reno campuses  Reno Gazette-Journal

Four Reno high schools rank in the top 10 statewide.

City of Reno puts the brakes on agreement with Lime bikes and scooters  Reno Gazette Journal

Lime bikes could soon be gone from Reno and the scooters may never come back after failed vote blocks franchise with the pay-as-you-go scooter company.

New Public Charter School in South Reno Opens This Fall  KTVN

Doral Academy hosted it's official groundbreaking party at it's future location on Butch Cassidy Rd. across from Galena High School Wednesday afternoon.

5 WCSD high schools with grad rates that top 90 percent  Reno Gazette Journal

Nevada Department of Education releases more data about state's rising grad rates, confirming WCSD will rates above 90 percent.

Washoe County School District sets new graduation rate at 84 percent  KRNV My News 4

For the fifth consecutive year, the Washoe County School District set new graduation records as 3915 students -- or 84 percent of high school seniors -- earned ...

Washoe Valley fire caused by bird; fully contained  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A fire in the Washoe Valley area on the south end of Washoe Lake that destroyed one building has been fully contained as of Saturday ...

Local Students Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists  ThisisReno

Several Northern Nevada high school students have been named semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program and are among approximately ...

Housekeeping, queen-sized beds part of $21.6 million deal UNR signed to lease Circus Circus  Reno Gazette Journal

The details of the $21.6 million lease UNR signed to lease Circus CIrcus for students after explosion damaged Argenta and Nye halls on July 5.

Prep baseball All-Star games set for Sunday  Reno Gazette Journal

The annual All-Star Senior game and underclassmen game are both Sunday at Peccole Park on the Nevada campus.

Scores of students across Reno-Sparks walk out in protest over political inaction on guns  Reno Gazette Journal

The planned actions at Washoe schools are part of a national movement to mark the one-month anniversary of shootings in Parkland, Fla.

Analysis: Who's bankrolling Nevada's marijuana industry? We found plenty of notable names  Reno Gazette Journal

Some of the names listed on a list of marijuana investors in Nevada might raise your eyebrows.

Someone 2 Know: Emma Klacking  KTVN

When one graduating senior goes to college, she wants to go into biotechnology. Landon Miller has the reason why, in our Someone 2 Know.

Sun Valley earthquake swarm continues, at one point producing 60 quakes in a matter of hours  Reno Gazette Journal

An earthquake swarm continues to quietly rumble below Sun Valley north of Reno, at one point producing more than 60 temblors in a span of just a few hours.

Galena grad killed in New York City helicopter crash  Reno Gazette Journal

Tristan Hill was a Galena graduate and a local basketball mentor.

High School Graduation Ceremonies at Lawlor Events Center  KTVN

The Washoe County School District wants to remind parents of some upcoming graduations and where they should park.

More than a hundred gather to defend Wooster coach  KOLO

More than a hundred parents, coaches, teachers, and students packed the Washoe County School District offices Tuesday afternoon, saying a high school ...

EDFP: Best of Spring 2018 Sports Photos | |  Elko Daily Free Press

Spring Creek senior Trey Edson signs his letter of intent on March 21 at Spring Creek High School to play football for Eastern Oregon University. Back row, from ...

Joel Ntambwe testing NBA waters, UNLV adds Tulane’s Moses Wood  Las Vegas Review-Journal

UNLV forward Joel Ntambwe is considering turning pro. Moses Wood, who played high school basketball at Galena in Reno, will transfer to UNLV from Tulane.

Galena alum Anderson makes MLB debut  KOLO

ANAHEIM (KOLO) Drew Anderson made his major league debut Tuesday night. The Galena high school graduate came in as relief for the Phillies during their ...

Family of woman who died in a rural Nevada jail settles lawsuit for $2 million  Reno Gazette-Journal

The family of a Texas woman who died while detoxing at the Mineral County Jail in Hawthorne nearly two years ago has settled a wrongful death lawsuit against ...

Nevada Scholars Signing Days celebrate 9 years welcoming Nevada's best-and-brightest  Nevada Today

For nine years, the University of Nevada, Reno has partnered with Nevada high schools in Nevada Scholars Signing Days, ceremonies reminiscent of high ...

What you need to know about Nevada's controversial expansion of gun background checks  Reno Gazette Journal

For a bill that was criticized as being rushed through a backroom hearing process, there's certainly been no shortage of public outcry over Senate Bill 143.

If You Like the Seclusion of the Mountains and the Forest, Then Southwest Reno is For You  KTVN

Located about 15 miles South of Reno, near Mt. Rose and Toiyabe National Forest is an area called Southwestern Reno which is included in MLS area 171.

Photos: Wooster High School graduation ceremony  Reno Gazette Journal

Wooster High School celebrates during its graduation ceremony at Lawlor Events Center in Reno on June 15, 2018.

Truckee Meadows firefighter on baby ducks rescue: 'It's not always people who need help'  Reno Gazette Journal

Firefighters with the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District pulled a flock of wild baby ducks from a storm drain in Spanish Springs on Monday.

RGJ Investigates: Washoe is struggling to educate its students with disabilities  Reno Gazette Journal

Note from Executive Editor Kelly Ann Scott: In the last two years, Reno Gazette-Journal reporter Siobhan McAndrew has investigated the state of special ...

See all of our 2016 high school graduation photo galleries  Reno Gazette Journal

Below is a complete list of RGJ photo galleries of high school commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2016.

Washoe RAVEN helicopter crew rescues injured mountain biker  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A Washoe County Sheriff's Office RAVEN helicopter crew rescued an injured mountain biker Friday evening in the area south of the Mount ...

Reno high school football coach target of bullying lawsuit  Las Vegas Sun

Three former Nevada high school football players have filed a federal lawsuit that says they had to leave the team after they challenged bullying from their coach ...

WCSD non grads from years past may now be eligible for a retroactive diploma  Reno Gazette Journal

Every student who failed to graduate from any Nevada high school because of one or more failed High School Proficiency Exams is now eligible for a retroactive ...

WCSD has 29 new staff assignments for 2017-2018; including 13 principals and 12 assistant principals  Reno Gazette-Journal

Washoe County School district announced 22 new staff placements today, including three new hires from outside the district. This announcement comes after ...

Wildcreek supporters sue school board, others over plan to build high school on golf course  Reno Gazette Journal

A group of golfers and homeowners filed the suit on Monday in an attempt to block WCSD's plan for a 2500-seat high school on Wildcreek Golf Course.

Record number of Washoe students are National Merit semifinalists  Reno Gazette Journal

Forty-seven Washoe County students made the cut for the National Merit Scholarship program, placing them among the smartest 1 percent of America's high ...

REVIEW: A Slice of Life at Boulevard Pizza  ThisisReno

Boulevard Pizza, Sparks, Nevada's oldest pizzeria, has been a fixture in my mind and memory for more than two decades. They offer fantastic food, what looks ...

Bishop Manogue student helping those in need  KOLO

Taking time away to give back can be difficult for some people. But one Bishop Manogue High School student is looking to change how people look at ...

From the Right: The Rebirth of the Washoe County Republicans (Opinion)  ThisisReno

Two years ago at this time, the Washoe County Republican Party was in the midst of a very public and messy civil war that consumed all and kept no prisoners.

36 Northern Nevada students from 11 high schools named 2018 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists  Reno Gazette Journal

Of the 36 students who have been named 2018 National Merit Scholarship semifinalist from the Reno area, 17 are from the Davidson Academy and one is a ...

Man from Reno ID'd as victim in NYC helicopter crash  KOLO

The New York Post and other media sources are reporting one of the victims in a helicopter crash is from Reno. He and others on the helicopter were on a ...

Moose, brothels, playa poop: The best 'Only in Nevada' stories of 2018  Reno Gazette Journal

It's not *all* about brothels, Burning Man and wildlife. But some of it is.

Celebration of life held for Reno man killed in helicopter crash  KOLO

More than 100 people went to the Boys and Girls Club near Reno High School to remember a man who was a mentor to young people.

South Reno earthquake swarm: Over 230 quakes and counting  Reno Gazette Journal

South Reno has been shaking, ever so gently, for six days now.

Ethics Commission Tosses Hashtag, Selfie Complaint Against Mayor Schieve (Updated)  ThisisReno

The state Ethics Commission this week declined to investigate the matter saying there was no evidence of wrongdoing by Mayor Hillary Schieve.

WCSD adding 37 counseling and social work jobs  Reno Gazette Journal

A Nevada Department of Education grant will fund 37 counselor, mental health and social work jobs in the Washoe County School District next school year.

Quake on major fault line rattles Reno; experts monitoring (Update)  Phys.Org

A series of more than 30 earthquakes that rattled the Reno area over the past two days occurred on the most significant fault structure in the area, and scientists ...

Almost 250 earthquakes shake Reno area in past week  USA TODAY

RENO, Nev. — Reno's southern neighborhoods have been shaking, ever so gently, for seven days now. If you live there — near Galena High School or where ...

Updates: Interstates clear for evening drive time but 'take it slow'  Reno Gazette Journal

5 p.m. UPDATE: Road and cloud conditions inside Reno-Sparks have cleared considerably since early morning. Interstates 80 and 580 in immediate area are ...

Officials: Little Valley Fire at 2290 acres, 90% containment  KRNV My News 4

Crews from multiple agencies continue to battle a brush fire that erupted early Friday morning in Washoe Valley.The Sierra Front Interagency Dispatch Center ...

Two Girl Scouts honored for outstanding projects  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada honors 132 girl scouts May 6 at the All That Glitters Award Ceremony, but two are getting the Gold ...

Rolling Hills Fire in mop-up phase; evacuations lifted  KOLO

Crews are mopping up after the Rolling Hills Fire near Mt. Rose Highway, north of Galena High School.

South Meadows Social Space Opening in 2018  ThisisReno

The Loop is promising to be a family friendly entertainment and social facility. Located at South Meadows Parkway and Double Diamond, the 20-acre complex ...

Indians roll to 3A state semifinal, 8-3 | Local Sports |  Elko Daily Free Press

RENO – Elko junior Cooper Jones' home run in the bottom of the sixth inning Thursday padded a 6-3 lead for the Indians, placing an exclamation point on an ...

Living in South Suburban Reno  KTVN

South Suburban Reno is located south of Reno near the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and is in the MLS area 165. Neighborhoods that comprise ...

15 Nevada campuses crack US News & World Report’s list of best high schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

About 1 in 10 of public high schools in Nevada earned a spot on the U.S. News & World Report's updated list of best highschools in the country.

Nevada's Top 25 High Schools  KNPR

Advanced Technologies Academy and West Career & Technical Academy are numbers one and two on Niche Media's list of the best high schools in Nevada.

Manhunt for Wade Kelly Ends  KOLO

Local man Wade Kelly wanted since Thursday following an altercation with his brother and standoff in Galena is in custody Friday afternoon. SWAT, K-9 and ...

Rancharrah opens its gates for a public grand opening celebration  ThisisReno

SPONSORED POST. Reno's Camelot will officially open to the public during a Grand Opening celebration on Saturday, June 10 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Created ...

Reno Fire: 10,000 People Evacuated  ABC News

Authorities in Reno, Nev. are battling a wind-whipped brush fire that forced the evacuation of about 10000 people and destroyed at least 20 homes.

Animal instincts: Reno hunter takes prey by hand  Reno Gazette Journal

On 'Apex Predator' Remi Warren, 30, uses animal skills to take down prey.

Carson City native joins Allison MacKenzie Law Firm  Nevada Appeal

Jennifer McMenomy joined Allison MacKenzie Law Firm as an associate attorney on May 7. A Carson City native and former policy analyst for the Nevada State ...

Snowboarder Dies After Mt. Rose Accident  KOLO

A 15-year-old snowboarder has died in an accident at the Mount Rose-Ski Tahoe resort near Reno.

Seeing green: Reno mayor pushes for green bike lanes  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) In most cases, when something is black and white, it denotes a sort of clarity. But according to Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve, that is not true ...

Fact Checker: Is Galena Creek the world's longest cathedral arch bridge?  Reno Gazette Journal

Publication date: June 24, 2012. The claim. The new Galena Creek Bridge is the longest cathedral arch bridge in the world. The background. A reader named ...

Bump stocks and background checks: Here are Nevada's governor candidates' stances on guns  Reno Gazette Journal

Leading up to the primary election in June, the Reno Gazette Journal is getting the top candidates for governor on the record on a variety of issues that voters ...

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval announces split with wife Kathleen  Reno Gazette Journal

Republican governor cites "demands of public life" in announcement.

Air quality deemed 'unhealthy' due to high temperatures and wildfire smoke  Reno Gazette-Journal

The air quality in Reno has been downgraded to "unhealthy" due to high temperature and wildfire smoke.

Update: Hundreds of firefighters battle Cold Springs Fire, no structures damaged  Reno Gazette Journal

Fires burn the hills near Red Rock Road. 636356716111166624-Cold-Springs-Fire-1.JPG Buy Photo. A plume of smoke raise from the Cold Springs Fire on ...

Dolan: Good attitude will get him through transplant  Reno Gazette Journal

Ryan Dolan said he was floored when he found out his father Tom would need two new lungs.

Life in transition - Feature Story - Local Stories - September 27, 2012  Reno News & Review

By Brad Bynum. Kris Pittman likes sports, action movies and working out. He spent seven years in the Air Force … and was born a female. Published on ...

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