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Reno Fire Department to add eight new firefighters - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department to add eight new firefighters  KRNV My News 4

Reno Fire Department announced Friday they will be hiring eight additional firefighters thanks to recent grant funds by the City of Reno. According to the City of ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 23:43:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Clears Roadway after Three Car Crash - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Clears Roadway after Three Car Crash  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department is reporting a multi-vehicle crash with extrication. They are asking the public to avoid the area of Plumb and Kietzke Lanes.


Posted on Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno fire quickly knocked down on Saturday - KOLO
Reno fire quickly knocked down on Saturday  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department credited a quick interior attack from the first fire engine on scene with stopping a fire at 2880 Kietzke Lane early ...


Posted on Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Stop Two Fires in Reno - KTVN
Crews Stop Two Fires in Reno  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to two fires in Reno on Thursday afternoon, one south of the Reno-Tahoe International Airport and one at Clear Acre Lane ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews extinguish fire triggered by gas leak in northwest Reno - KOLO
Crews extinguish fire triggered by gas leak in northwest Reno  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Two Reno firefighters sustained injuries after responding to a gas leak and fire at a northwest Reno home. It was reported around ...


Posted on Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Respond to Fire at Abandoned Building on Evans Avenue and Eighth Street - KTVN
Crews Respond to Fire at Abandoned Building on Evans Avenue and Eighth Street  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says crews responded to a fire at an abandoned building at Evans Avenue and East Eighth Street on Thursday night.


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 GMT



Two brush fires minutes apart in Reno - KOLO
Two brush fires minutes apart in Reno  KOLO

A northeast Reno fire was a half acre. A southeast Reno fire was a quarter acre.


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



TMFPD: 5 people displaced and 3 pets killed in early-morning west Reno house fire - Reno Gazette Journal
TMFPD: 5 people displaced and 3 pets killed in early-morning west Reno house fire  Reno Gazette Journal

A home in west Reno burned down early Thursday morning, according to the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District. Firefighters responded to the home, near ...


Posted on Thu, 12 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD: Fire Causes Minimal Damage to Two Houses - KTVN
RFD: Fire Causes Minimal Damage to Two Houses  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department (RFD) is reporting a fire that burned at 1201 Steamboat Parkway caused minimal damage to a fence and two houses.


Posted on Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Gas Leak at Boulders Apartments - KTVN
Gas Leak at Boulders Apartments  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department (RFD) responded to a gas leak at the Boulders Apartments on Tuesday just after 12 p.m..


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 17:47:00 GMT



Fire Crews knocked down two small fires in Reno - KRNV My News 4
Fire Crews knocked down two small fires in Reno  KRNV My News 4

Reno Fire Department were able to quickly knock down two small brush fires this evening. The first fire was located at Airway Drive and Peckham Lane and the ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Police: One in Critical Condition After Head-On Crash - KTVN
Reno Police: One in Critical Condition After Head-On Crash  KTVN

Reno Police said one is in critical condition after a head-on crash in the 1900 block of East Fourth Street.


Posted on Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



No injuries reported in Reno crash of famous airplane - Las Vegas Review-Journal
No injuries reported in Reno crash of famous airplane  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Officials say Draco was an exhibit at the air races this year and was not flying in the competitive event.


Posted on Wed, 18 Sep 2019 02:43:00 GMT



Crews Quickly Knock Down Two Fires Along US-395 - KTVN
Crews Quickly Knock Down Two Fires Along US-395  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says two fires started in the area between northbound US-395 and the Parr Boulevard on ramp on Tuesday evening. They said crews ...


Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Argenta Hall explosion report: Cause of big explosion unknown - KOLO
Argenta Hall explosion report: Cause of big explosion unknown  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The state of Nevada released its report on the Argenta Hall explosion and it is unable to conclude what sparked the second, larger ...


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Woman dies Friday from injuries from a crash a week earlier - KOLO
Woman dies Friday from injuries from a crash a week earlier  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- An 85-year-old woman died Friday from injuries suffered in a crash in northeast Reno a week earlier, the Reno Police Department ...


Posted on Sat, 14 Sep 2019 02:44:09 GMT



Crews Quickly Knock Down Fire Under Home Near Gentry Way - KTVN
Crews Quickly Knock Down Fire Under Home Near Gentry Way  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a fire under a home near Gentry Way on Wednesday afternoon. They said there were no injuries and no one ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Sep 2019 01:23:27 GMT



Reno family loses home to fire | News, Sports, Jobs - Marietta Times
Reno family loses home to fire | News, Sports, Jobs  Marietta Times

Though an electrical fire displaced a Reno family over the weekend, community response to meet their needs has left both neighbors and first responders proud.


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Crews Knock Down a Pair of Wildfires Thursday - KKOH
Reno Crews Knock Down a Pair of Wildfires Thursday  KKOH

The Reno Fire Department had two fires Thursday afternoon that started minutes apart. The first was at 4:21 p.m. at Airway Drive and Peckham Lane in ...


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



How first responders prepare for the Reno Air Races - KRNV My News 4
How first responders prepare for the Reno Air Races  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Air Races may fly by once a year, but fire crews train year-round for the event. At any given time during the races, there are more than 50 recuse ...


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Police Responding to Multiple Injury Crash - KTVN
Reno Police Responding to Multiple Injury Crash  KTVN

The Reno Police Department (RPD) is responding to a crash on South Wells Avenue and Kuenzli Street.


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Emergency crews rescue woman from water - KOLO
Emergency crews rescue woman from water  KOLO

A 70-year-old woman was found unconscious in the Truckee River near 2500 Dickerson Road around 6:00 p.m. Monday.


Posted on Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lightning caused fires reported between Douglas County and Carson City - KRNV My News 4
Lightning caused fires reported between Douglas County and Carson City  KRNV My News 4

Multiple lightning caused fires have been reported this evening throughout northern Nevada. Douglas County Sheriff and East Fork Fire both responded to a fire ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Crews Respond to House Fire Near Swope Middle School - KKOH
Reno Fire Crews Respond to House Fire Near Swope Middle School  KKOH

Reno Fire Department put out a house fire on Trentham Way near Swope Middle School Tuesday. It was reported around noon. It looks like the fire started ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Vehicle and Bicycle Crash Leaves Bicyclist with Major Injuries - KTVN
Vehicle and Bicycle Crash Leaves Bicyclist with Major Injuries  KTVN

Reno Police, Reno Fire Department and REMSA responded to Longley Lane and Aircenter Circle late Friday night to the report of a bicycle versus vehicle crash ...


Posted on Sat, 14 Sep 2019 16:16:04 GMT



Never Forget 9/11 Memorial Ride Set for Saturday in Downtown Reno - KTVN
Never Forget 9/11 Memorial Ride Set for Saturday in Downtown Reno  KTVN

The 18th Annual Never Forget 9/11 Memorial Ride is slated for this Saturday at Wingfield Park. The Iron Nation Motorcycle Club puts it on every year.


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



City of Reno introduces new Community Collectives concept - KRNV My News 4
City of Reno introduces new Community Collectives concept  KRNV My News 4

With the focus of identifying additional ways of facilitating neighborhood services and building community, the City of Reno is developing a neighborhood ...


Posted on Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Is Responding To Structure Fire In North Reno - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Is Responding To Structure Fire In North Reno  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department is responding to a structure fire at 15 Panther Drive in north Reno. Officials say an abandoned shed caught fire just before 4:30 ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department calls southeast Reno fire 'suspicious' - KOLO
Reno Fire Department calls southeast Reno fire 'suspicious'  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) Crews have stopped progress of a wildfire burning near Rattlesnake Mountain in southeast Reno. The fire broke out just before 5AM ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Quickly Knocks Down Structure Fire - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Quickly Knocks Down Structure Fire  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department (RFD) is currently on scene of a structure fire at Carl's Saloon that they quickly knocked down.


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:50:57 GMT



Reno Fire Department to inspect Ace Motor Lodge - KOLO
Reno Fire Department to inspect Ace Motor Lodge  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department will inspect the Ace Motor Lodge after receiving a complaint.


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire at Reno apartments displaces three families - KOLO
Fire at Reno apartments displaces three families  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department extinguished a fire in an apartment building just south of Midtown Reno Sunday morning.


Posted on Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department investigates cause to Sinclair St. apartment fire - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department investigates cause to Sinclair St. apartment fire  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department is currently investigating the cause of an apartment fire that occurred early Wednesday morning and resulted in an inhabitable unit.


Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



City Council approves new agreement with Reno Fire Department & 1 year pot moratorium - KRNV My News 4
City Council approves new agreement with Reno Fire Department & 1 year pot moratorium  KRNV My News 4

The Reno City Council approved multiple measures Wednesday, including a new collective bargaining agreement with the Reno Fire Department ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department rescues rafter in Truckee River - KOLO
Reno Fire Department rescues rafter in Truckee River  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department responded to a report of a person in a boat stuck in the rapids of the Truckee River between Arlington Boulevard ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hazmat unit called to Court Street in downtown Reno; no hazardous materials found - Reno Gazette Journal
Hazmat unit called to Court Street in downtown Reno; no hazardous materials found  Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Fire Department called to incident with unknown white material. RFD says no dangerous substance found and roads will reopen soon.


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Local Fire Caused By Weed Burning - KTVN
Local Fire Caused By Weed Burning  KTVN

Today the Reno Fire Department knocked down a fire started by a homeowner who was burning weeds with a torch. They remind that open burning within city ...


Posted on Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Dept. stresses outdoor safety with rising summer heat - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Dept. stresses outdoor safety with rising summer heat  KRNV My News 4

The summer season brings out thousands to hike the Reno-Tahoe area. But with higher temperatures, it also means countless dehydration cases. The Reno ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two Fires Both Sparked By Cutting Operations - KTVN
Two Fires Both Sparked By Cutting Operations  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released more information on two fires that sparked in the Reno area on Tuesday afternoon.


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Knock Down Two Wildfires Near Parr Boulevard - KKOH
Crews Knock Down Two Wildfires Near Parr Boulevard  KKOH

2 separate fires between Northbound 395 and the Parr Blvd on-ramp were knocked-down by Reno Fire Department Tuesday evening about 8:20. In all, less ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire in field in northeast Reno quickly extinguished - KOLO
Fire in field in northeast Reno quickly extinguished  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- A fire in northeast Reno Wednesday evening spread from a ditch to a field before Reno Fire Department crews knocked it down.


Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UPDATE: 200 customers without power after Stead pallet fire - Reno Gazette Journal
UPDATE: 200 customers without power after Stead pallet fire  Reno Gazette Journal

Firefighters gained control of the blaze Thursday evening. No injuries were reported.


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Condemned Building - KTVN
Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Condemned Building  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department knocked down a fire at a condemned building on McCloud Avenue and Fife Drive on Monday evening. They said the building was ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:15:59 GMT



Reno Fire Department releases cause of fire that killed woman in Stead - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department releases cause of fire that killed woman in Stead  KRNV My News 4

RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) — The Reno Fire Department has released the cause of a house fire in Stead that killed a 61-year-old woman on April 3.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Knock Down Small Fire - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Knock Down Small Fire  KTVN

Our crew on scene is reporting that the Reno Fire Department quickly knocked down a small fire on 4th street.


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 23:26:30 GMT



Reno Fire Department participates in "Shamrock Shave" for a good cause - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department participates in "Shamrock Shave" for a good cause  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department participated in the Shamrock Shave today, to help find a cure for childhood cancer. Firefighters from other cities as well as RFD have ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Mopping Up Brush Fires Near US-395 and Golden Valley - KTVN
Crews Mopping Up Brush Fires Near US-395 and Golden Valley  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to three brush fires that started at the same time along US-395 at Golden Valley to Parr Boulevard on Thursday ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire prompts evacuations at Reno hotel - KOLO
Fire prompts evacuations at Reno hotel  KOLO

The Reno Fire Department responded Friday morning to the Hilton Garden Inn for a fire in a utility room.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Trailer Park - KTVN
Reno Fire Quickly Knocks Down Fire at Trailer Park  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a structure fire at Green Acres Trailer Park on Monday afternoon. They said firefighters quickly knocked it ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 00:56:26 GMT



RFD responding to fire at residence near downtown Reno - Reno Gazette Journal
RFD responding to fire at residence near downtown Reno  Reno Gazette Journal

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information is made available. The Reno Fire Department is responding to a fire at a residence near ...


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire at northeast Reno home displaces tenant - KOLO
Fire at northeast Reno home displaces tenant  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A northeast Reno home is not inhabitable and its resident displaced after a fire Saturday morning. The Reno Fire Department responded ...


Posted on Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department honor terminally ill 9-year-old boy who has terminal illness - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire Department honor terminally ill 9-year-old boy who has terminal illness  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department honored 9-year-old Ben Anderson on Friday, March 1, at Fire Station 12. About a year ago, Ben was diagnosed with a terminal ...


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firehouse Subs Celebrates Grant to Reno Fire Department - KTVN
Firehouse Subs Celebrates Grant to Reno Fire Department  KTVN

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is celebrating a $28369 grant awarded to Reno Fire Department to fund the purchase of a 15-lead monitor/defibrillator.


Posted on Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire at Abandoned Building - KTVN
Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire at Abandoned Building  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released new details on a structure fire that happened at a boarded-up triplex at 816 East 2nd Street on Friday morning.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire locate pipe leak releasing refrigerant - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire locate pipe leak releasing refrigerant  KRNV My News 4

The Reno Fire Department says the Hazmat situation inside the Walmart store on Kietzke Lane in south Reno turned out to be a pipe leaking refrigerant.


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Woman killed in fire had been smoking while using oxygen - KOLO
Woman killed in fire had been smoking while using oxygen  KOLO

A dog inside survived and was given to Animal Control.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Stead pallet fire contained - KOLO
Stead pallet fire contained  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - Reno Fire crews will continue to monitor the site of a Stead warehouse where countless wooden pallets burned in a spectacular fire.


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno brush fire started by weed burning; no open burning allowed - KOLO
Reno brush fire started by weed burning; no open burning allowed  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- A Saturday brush fire started by a homeowner burning weeds has prompted the Reno Fire Department to remind people open burning in ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire crews stop forward progress of brush fire near Caughlin Ranch - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire crews stop forward progress of brush fire near Caughlin Ranch  KRNV My News 4

Forward progress of a brush fire burning near South McCarran Blvd. and Greensburg Circle in Reno was stopped Thursday afternoon, according to the Reno ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Captain Named To Prestigious National Committee - Patch.com
Reno Fire Captain Named To Prestigious National Committee  Patch.com

Reno Fire Captain Named To National Committee - Reno, NV - Captain Tom Diani has been appointed as Principal on the National Fire Protection Association's ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



New mural at Reno Fire Station 4 unveiled - KRNV My News 4
New mural at Reno Fire Station 4 unveiled  KRNV My News 4

A new mural at a local fire station was unveiled Tuesday and it brings a lot of Wolf Pack pride. Reno Fire Station 4, located at Ralston and 11th Streets, received ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Department Responds to Fire on Stewart Street - KTVN
Reno Fire Department Responds to Fire on Stewart Street  KTVN

Our crew on scene says a small shed fire burned on Stewart Street and Holcomb Avenue on Monday.


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 22:05:03 GMT



Fire damages 3 Reno homes; 16 people displaced - KOLO
Fire damages 3 Reno homes; 16 people displaced  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- Sixteen people were displaced by a fire early Sunday morning near Moana Lane and Interstate 580 that destroyed or damaged three ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Crews Quickly Knock Down Multiple Dump Trucks on Fire Near Sunshine Lane - KTVN
Crews Quickly Knock Down Multiple Dump Trucks on Fire Near Sunshine Lane  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says crews quickly knocked down multiple dump trucks on fire just before 9:30 p.m. Friday night at Sunshine Lane.


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Removes Roof of Car After Crash at Kauai Court - KTVN
Reno Fire Removes Roof of Car After Crash at Kauai Court  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they had to remove the roof of a car on Friday after a crash near Kauai Court. There's no word on the status of the driver at this ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 23:53:45 GMT



RFD: Brush fire in northwest Reno near temple on Clubhouse Drive grew to 5 acres - Reno Gazette Journal
RFD: Brush fire in northwest Reno near temple on Clubhouse Drive grew to 5 acres  Reno Gazette Journal

This is a developing story and more information will be added as it is made available.


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno firefighters help deliver baby girl - KOLO
Reno firefighters help deliver baby girl  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) -- The Reno Fire Department was sent on a medical run Tuesday morning and the woman ended up being in labor. That new mom, we're ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



University Themed Mural Unveiling at Fire Station - University - Nevada Today
University Themed Mural Unveiling at Fire Station - University  Nevada Today

The City of Reno's Arts and Culture Commission and Fire Department have been collaborating on a series of murals painted on fire stations around the City of ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 21:16:39 GMT



Fire Department Urges River Safety - ThisisReno
Fire Department Urges River Safety  ThisisReno

The Reno Fire Department is encouraging the public to avoid recreation activities on the Truckee River.


Posted on Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



RFD and TMFPD peer support groups aim to prevent firefighter suicides - KOLO
RFD and TMFPD peer support groups aim to prevent firefighter suicides  KOLO

Local fire agencies have peer support groups to help firefighters cope and deal with stress.


Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire extinguishes house fire near rodeo grounds - KOLO
Reno Fire extinguishes house fire near rodeo grounds  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) Reno Fire Department crews say they don't yet know the cause of a fire in a house in the 1200 block of East 9th Street, east of the county ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Faulty electrical equipment started north Reno fire - KOLO
Faulty electrical equipment started north Reno fire  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)- The Reno Fire Department says a house fire in north Reno Friday was caused by a faulty supply line to the garage exterior lighting chase.


Posted on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Rescues Child After Fall on Peavine Mountain - KTVN
Reno Fire Rescues Child After Fall on Peavine Mountain  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded for a hiking rescue on Peavine Mountain on Friday afternoon. They said just after 4 p.m., a call came in that a ...


Posted on Sat, 29 Jun 2019 04:52:48 GMT



Reno Fire extinguishes house fire off Trentham Way - KOLO
Reno Fire extinguishes house fire off Trentham Way  KOLO

Our crew on scene says it appears the fire started downstairs and the ceiling has collapsed. The home appears to be a total loss.


Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Investigators Release Cause of Deadly House Fire in Stead - KTVN
Fire Investigators Release Cause of Deadly House Fire in Stead  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department has released the cause of a deadly house fire in Stead last week.


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters extinguish brush fire in north Reno - KOLO
Firefighters extinguish brush fire in north Reno  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) Reno Fire Department crews have extinguished a half-acre brush fire in north Reno. Photo courtesy Reno Fire Department. Flames were ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters douse small fire near Peavine Creek - KOLO
Firefighters douse small fire near Peavine Creek  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - Fire crews extinguished a small fire on Apollo near Reno's lower Peavine Creek Reservoir off Apollo Way and Kelly Drive Monday. The fire ...


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Attic fire in northwest Reno knocked down; firefighter injured - KRNV My News 4
Attic fire in northwest Reno knocked down; firefighter injured  KRNV My News 4

Crews from the Reno Fire Department were able to knock down a fire that was threatening a home at the 2200-block of Gatewood Drive in northwest Reno ...


Posted on Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kitchen Fire Displaces Two In Reno - KTVN
Kitchen Fire Displaces Two In Reno  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says that a kitchen fire along 9th street is now out.


Posted on Sun, 11 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Crews knock down a fire near Tripp Drive in Reno - KRNV My News 4
Fire Crews knock down a fire near Tripp Drive in Reno  KRNV My News 4

Fire crews from the Reno Fire Department have knocked down a vegetation fire near the 2200-block of Tripp Drive in northeast Reno Wednesday. According to ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Cause undetermined for south Reno condominium fire - KOLO
Cause undetermined for south Reno condominium fire  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) Reno Fire Department investigators say they don't know the cause of a fire that displaced 15 residents at the Meadowood Manor ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Homeowner burning weeds causes SW Reno brush fire - KOLO
Homeowner burning weeds causes SW Reno brush fire  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department is reminding people not to burn weeds within city limits, as a homeowner burning weeds in southwest Reno ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire extinguishes house fire in northwest Reno - KOLO
Reno Fire extinguishes house fire in northwest Reno  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Fire Department has extinguished a house fire north of the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center. Flames were reported about ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire: Fire Contained to Single Unit at Siegel Suites - KTVN
Reno Fire: Fire Contained to Single Unit at Siegel Suites  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to reports of a fire at the Siegel Suites on Virginia Street on Thursday evening. They said the call came in ...


Posted on Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire out at southeast Reno shopping center - KOLO
Fire out at southeast Reno shopping center  KOLO

Reno Fire crews responded to a fire at Mira Loma Shopping Center.


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Uses UTV to Rescue Bicyclist Stuck in Evans Creek Drainage - KTVN
Reno Fire Uses UTV to Rescue Bicyclist Stuck in Evans Creek Drainage  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they rescued a bicyclist from a drainage ditch near Evans Creek on Friday. They said they extracted the person using a transport ...


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UNR explosion: Eight injured following explosions at Argenta Hall, 'major damage' - Reno Gazette Journal
UNR explosion: Eight injured following explosions at Argenta Hall, 'major damage'  Reno Gazette Journal

"There was major damage to Argenta Hall," said Reno Fire's Steve Leighton. Eight were injured; two were transported to the hospital and later released.


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Drug/Alcohol-fueled Reno Firefighters? (Opinion) - ThisisReno
Drug/Alcohol-fueled Reno Firefighters? (Opinion)  ThisisReno

It's a nightmare scenario: 30 tons of Reno Fire Department (RFD) driven by an alcohol or drug-fueled firefighter. Reno Fire Dept. has a dangerous drug/alcohol ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Four Firefighters, One Driver Taken to Hospital After Crash - KTVN
Four Firefighters, One Driver Taken to Hospital After Crash  KTVN

The Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) says they're investigating a crash involving a car and a Reno Fire Department engine at North McCarran Boulevard and Las ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



No Injuries, No One Displaced After House Fire at Skyline View Drive - KTVN
No Injuries, No One Displaced After House Fire at Skyline View Drive  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says they responded to a house fire in the 3400 block of Skyline View Drive on Friday evening. They said the fire is out now and it ...


Posted on Sat, 22 Jun 2019 03:14:20 GMT



El Reno responds to dozens of water rescues - KFOR Oklahoma City
El Reno responds to dozens of water rescues  KFOR Oklahoma City

EL RENO, Okla. - Dozens of people are safe in El Reno, but many had to be rescued from their homes and cars Tuesday morning. And, the El Reno Fire ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire on Evans Avenue - KTVN
Reno Fire Responds to Structure Fire on Evans Avenue  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 900 Evans Avenue on Monday morning.


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Family displaced following house fire in Reno - KOLO
Family displaced following house fire in Reno  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO) - Use of a barbecue may be to blame for sparking a house fire on Big Bend Lane and Bryce Canyon Lane, according to the Reno Fire ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Quickly Extinguish Brush Fire Near Stead Boulevard - KTVN
Crews Quickly Extinguish Brush Fire Near Stead Boulevard  KTVN

The Reno Fire Department says crews quickly extinguished a brush fire near Stead Boulevard on US-395 northbound on Tuesday afternoon.


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Firefighters Train for River Rescues - KTVN
Reno Firefighters Train for River Rescues  KTVN

With the Truckee River running as high and as fast as it is, Reno firefighters were out training Friday on how to rescue someone from the water.


Posted on Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire gifts 15-year-old a new bike after rescue earlier this month - FoxReno.com
Reno Fire gifts 15-year-old a new bike after rescue earlier this month  FoxReno.com

A 15-year-old who was rescued by members of the Reno Fire Department earlier this month was given a special gift Wednesday. On May 17, JJ crashed his ...


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Theft suspect pronounced dead after being pulled from river - KOLO
Theft suspect pronounced dead after being pulled from river  KOLO

RENO, NV (KOLO)-- The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office confirms a man pulled from the Truckee River Sunday has died. He has been identified as ...


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



River Safety Reminder - KTVN
River Safety Reminder  KTVN

Our reporter on scene tells us that crews are working on a river rescue at Lake Street Bridge in downtown Reno.


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire destroys garage in northwest Reno home - KOLO
Fire destroys garage in northwest Reno home  KOLO

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Reno Fire Department reports a Saturday morning fire in northwest Reno destroyed a garage and caused minor damage to upstairs ...


Posted on Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Reno Fire partners with SFD and TMFPD to support the JUSTin Hope Foundation this month - KRNV My News 4
Reno Fire partners with SFD and TMFPD to support the JUSTin Hope Foundation this month  KRNV My News 4

In support of Autism Awareness Month this April, the Reno Fire Department (RFD), Sparks Fire Department (SFD), and Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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