PBS stations to air debate between Heller, Berkley
LAS VEGAS — Vegas PBS is partnering with KNPB in Reno to co-produce the much-anticipated debate between Sen. Dean Heller and his challenger for re-election, Rep. Shelley Berkley. The debate will air live simultaneously in Las Vegas on Vegas PBS Channel 10 and in Reno on KNPB Channel 15 at 8 p.m. on Sept. 27. The program, which will take place in Reno, is the first debate agreed upon by the candidates. Mitch Fox, award-winning host of Nevada We...
Smoke detectors installed by the Sparks Fire Dept. saved two local families from being hurt in recent fires
ESPN analyst Doug Gottlieb was introduced to media Friday morning at Legacy Hall. He was the keynote speaker at the Governor’s dinner Friday night in Carson City. Gottlieb talked about the strong tradition of Nevada basketball.
Stay Afloat with the Seventh Annual River Safety Fair
RENO — The Truckee River Foundation (TRF) will host the seventh annual Stay Afloat Safety Fair today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., a day of free river safety classes for kids and parents. Through its River Safety Fair, TRF has distributed more than 700 free water safety helmets and personal flotation devices to kids that play in the Truckee River Whitewater Park. “This year, river safety education among kids continues to be important,” Debbie Leonar...
With the temperature reaching more than 100 degrees Thursday afternoon, area kids enjoyed the coolness of the fountain in front of the Sparks Century 14 Theaters.