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Organized retail theft not a victimless crime

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - It could be called shoplifting on steroids. Known as “Organized Retail Crime,” it’s growing at a fast rate nationwide. Locally too, law enforcement is handling these cases. A great example of organized retail crime happened at the KOHL’S in Carson City on May...
CARSON CITY, NV
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1 hour on western Nevada highways: 2 motorcycle fatals, 1 auto fatal

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Motorcyclists died in separate crashes on the highway through Virginia City less than 45 minutes apart Sunday afternoon. Minutes after the second motorcycle fatality on Nevada 341, a vehicle involved in a two-vehicle crash on Nevada 88 in Douglas County rolled and ended up upside down in the water in the West Fork of the Carson River, the Nevada State Police said. A person was taken by medical helicopter from that crash but was later declared dead.
VIRGINIA CITY, NV
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Community demands safety improvements along U.S. 50

LYON COUNTY, Nev. (KOLO) - An immediate solution. That was the plea from the community at a safety town hall Monday regarding Highway 50 in Lyon County. People brought up several concerns at the meeting at Dayton Calvary Chapel, the main one being speed. Victor West has lived in Dayton...
LYON COUNTY, NV
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Love Lavender?

Taylor Thomas, founder and owner of Deeply Rooted Farms in Yerington, will be sharing the history and passion of her lavender business. Program refreshments and lavender samples provided courtesy of the Mason Valley Friends of the Library.
LYON COUNTY, NV
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Three Fatal Crashes Over The Weekend in Northern Nevada

Two motorcyclists were killed in separate crashes on Geiger Grade less than an hour apart yesterday afternoon. The first crash happened near Lousetown Road at about 3:15 p.m. Only the motorcycle was involved. The second crash happened in Lyon County, about 4 miles from the intersection with U.S. 50. Minutes...
LYON COUNTY, NV
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Boil water order for Dayton’s Copper Canyon Estates

DAYTON, Nev. (KOLO) -The Copper Canyon Estates subdivision in Dayton is under a precautionary boil water notice after a water line break on Friday. For water they consume, people are advised to use bottled water or boil the water for five minutes and let it cool before using, the Lyon County Utilities Department said in a statement.
DAYTON, NV
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Robert Purvis Killed in Motorcycle Crash on State Route 338 [Wellington, NV]

66-Year-Old Rider Killed in Motorcycle Accident on State Route 338. The accident happened near Wellington in Lyon County at approximately 2:47 p.m., according to initial reports. Investigators revealed that the driver of a red 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle was heading northbound on State Route 338. There, the victim failed to...
LYON COUNTY, NV
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Lyon County Sheriff’s Office Looking For Missing Fernley Woman

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a missing woman who was last seen leaving her home in Fernley. 37 year old Breanne Sedgwick, was last seen around 9 a.m. on Monday. She left her home in a 2001 maroon Chevrolet pickup with a blue hood. According to the sheriff’s office, she said she was going to the store and has not been heard from since. She is described as Caucasian, 5′8″, 225 lbs, with brown hair and green highlights.
LYON COUNTY, NV
Nevada Appeal

Precautionary boil water notice for the Copper Canyon Estates subdivision in Dayton

The Lyon County Utilities Department is issuing a precautionary boil water notice for the Copper Canyon Estates subdivision in Dayton due to a water line break. Boil water for five minutes and cool before using, or use bottled water. The notice will remain in effect until further notice. Please contact the Utilities office at 246-6220 for more information.
DAYTON, NV
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Deadly crashes on the rise in Northern Nevada

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Deadly crashes on Nevada roads always have been and will be a concern, but lately they have spiked. “We want people to know that it can happen any time of the day and any time of the week,” stressed Trooper Charles Caster of Nevada State Police.
RENO, NV
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Sheriff’s Office searching for missing Fernley women

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a woman who said she was going to the store Monday morning and hasn’t been seen since. Breanne Sedgwick is a 37-year-old white woman, approximately 5’8″ and 225 pounds. She has brown hair with green highlights. She was last seen at approximately 9 a.m. on May 9, leaving her home in Fernley. She was last seen leaving in a 2001 maroon Chevrolet pickup with a blue hood. Nevada Plate #064P11. She was wearing dark-colored leggings and a dark green or black pullover hoodie.
FERNLEY, NV
Nevada Appeal

Lyon County sets U.S. 50 safety town hall for Monday

Lyon County Commission Chairman Ken Gray has scheduled a town hall meeting to discuss traffic safety issues for 6 p.m. Monday, May 16 at Calvary Chapel Dayton Valley, 28 Enterprise Way in Dayton. Representatives from the Nevada Department of Transportation, Nevada State Police and the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office will...
LYON COUNTY, NV
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Status hearing for Troy Driver continued to July 5

The pretrial hearing Tuesday for Troy Driver, the man charged with kidnapping and murdering Naomi Irion, was continued to July 5 as a pretrial hearing. Lyon County District Attorney Steve Rye requested the hearing in Canal Township Justice Court be continued for 45 to 60 days and held as a pretrial hearing. Richard Davies, the attorney representing Driver, said the reason for the continuation is that he is waiting for more discovery to be turned over to the defense by the District Attorney’s Office.
FERNLEY, NV
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Town Hall set for Monday to address Hwy 50 safety

DAYTON, Nev. (KOLO) - Following a recent string of deadly crashes in northern Nevada, Lyon County announced plans to host a town hall to address safety concerns along U.S. 50. Representatives from the Nevada Department of Transportation, Nevada State Police, and the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office are invited to the Town Hall. The public is also invited to weigh in on the safety of Highway 50.
DAYTON, NV
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Fernley woman found safe after vanishing Monday

FERNLEY, Nev. (News 4 and Fox 11) — Updated, as of 2:00 p.m. on May 11:. Authorities say Breanne Sedgwick was found safe. The Lyon County Sheriff's Office also released a statement thanking the public for their tips and help Tuesday night. Original story:. A 37-year-old woman in Fernley...
FERNLEY, NV
Nevada Appeal

Lyon County legal - 24192

THE OVERSIGHT BOARD OF WESTERN NEVADA REGIONAL YOUTH CENTER TENTATIVE BUDGET AND ADOPTION OF FINAL BUDGET HEARING. The Tentative Budget and Adoption of Final Budget hearing for the 2022-2023 fiscal year. will be held on May 17, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Carson City Juvenile Probation Department Conference Room,...
LYON COUNTY, NV