Fatal Accident on 44

On August 22 at approximately 3:26 pm, Michelle Hedrick was driving her 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe westbound on State Route 44, near mile post marker 12.42. Ms. Hedrick allowed her Chevrolet Tahoe to leave the road and drive onto the dirt shoulder. Ms. Hedrick veered... Read More.

Mining Accident Kills One Northwest of Wadsworth

A man described as a 75-year-old mining hobbyist died Wednesday morning when the ground beneath him caved in the Washoe County Sheriffs Office said. It happened around 8 a.m. in the ghost town of Olinhouse north of Interstate 80 about 8 miles northwest of Wadsworth. The... Read More.