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Reno is the county seat of Washoe County, Nevada, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 180,480, making it the second-largest city in Nevada, after Las Vegas. Current estimates place the population of the city proper at more than 214,000 which would make Reno the third-most populous city, after Henderson. Reno lies 26 miles (42 km) north of the Nevada state capital, Carson City, and 22 miles (35 km) northeast of Lake Tahoe in the high desert. The area of western Nevada and the California Sierra Nevada anchored by Reno has a population of approximately 650,000. Reno shares its eastern border with the city of Sparks. Reno, known as "The Biggest Little City in the World", is famous for its casinos, and is the birthplace of the gaming corporation Harrah's Entertainment.
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Mar 11, 2014 8:38 pm
Northern Nevadas economy could be harmed if federal highway funds are cut, according to a new report from TRIP, a Washington, D.C.-based transportation research group.
Mar 11, 2014 8:03 pm
Sparks High is the only Washoe County public school to hold its prom in the school gym. Watch the transformation for prom on March 8 in the video above.
Mar 11, 2014 7:46 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota high school wrestler in the Class 3A state tournament did something the crowd didn't expect when he lost his title match earlier this month.
Mar 11, 2014 6:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) Keith Richards is writing a children's book. He really is.
Mar 11, 2014 6:34 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Wildlife officials said they will consider a plan to move millions of hatchery-raised salmon by tanker trucks to the ocean if the Sacramento River and its tributaries prove in...
Mar 11, 2014 4:51 pm
With the Mountain West Tournament being held in Las Vegas this week, its only appropriate to take a look at the odds each team has of winning the tournament.
Mar 11, 2014 4:26 pm
The longtime rivalry between the Wolf Pack and the Runnin' Rebels heated up to the boiling point among some fans at Saturday's game in Reno, resulting in the student body president of the University o...
Mar 11, 2014 3:50 pm
Nevada is considering an extension of the enrollment deadline for people still having issues with its embattled health insurance exchange.
Mar 11, 2014 3:37 pm
NOME, Alaska (AP) Dallas Seavey ran a blistering pace to rally from third place and win his second Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race early Tuesday in a record-breaking finish, after a sudden storm blew th...
Mar 11, 2014 3:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) The head of the U.S.