Rewards offered in two robberies
RENO — Secret Witness is offering rewards for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspects in two separate armed robberies. A $1,500 reward is being offered for information about the armed robbery of the Delight Food Mart at 507 E. 4th St. At 9:30 p.m. Saturday, a man and a woman entered the store, produced a handgun, demanded money and took several other items. The suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. The sus...
Nevada backs $600K sponsorship of Reno Air Races
RENO — Nevada’s tourism commission approved a $600,000 sponsorship Thursday of Reno’s National Championship Air Races that organizers needed to meet soaring insurance costs and continue the annual event in September after a mass-casualty crash last year. The funding allows the Reno Air Racing Association to meet a Sept. 1 deadline for the final payment on the premium that jumped from $300,000 to $2 million after the crash on the edge of the gr...