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TMCC Recognized for Renewable Energy Use

Truckee Meadows Community College is the first institution in the Nevada System of Higher Education to achieve 100% green status. The school has solar panels on the roofs, hydration stations throughout the campus, and now by joining NV Energy's GreenRider program, all the energy used on campus is guaranteed to come from renewable sources. Sustainability… Keep Reading

Five Found Dead in Paradise Fire

RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) — Devastating look the Camp Fire has left to to homes and buildings in Paradise, California. Northern California officials say five people were found dead in vehicles and an estimate of 6,713 structures destroyed. According to Cal Fire, the Camp Fire is 5 percent contained and holds at 90,000 acres as… Keep Reading

Going Green: Best Hybrid & Electric Cars

By Bryan Kittman | November 14, 2018 San Diego Entertainer Magazine If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, perhaps you should consider getting a hybrid or electric car. Not only are they significantly more fuel efficient, but they are also much more environmentally friendly, and you can drive around knowing you are not contributing to… Keep Reading

Burn codes keep our air clean

Jeff Martinez, KTVN Channel 2Published 6:22 p.m. PT Oct. 31, 2018 Our beautiful weather pattern continues to start November, with chilly mornings and mild afternoons. Afternoon highs will be in the mid to upper 60s today warming into the mid-70s on Friday. A nice weekend heads our way with partly sunny skies and upper 60s… Keep Reading

We need Elon Musk

More so than any time in our history, we are inundated with existential threats to our way of life. The future of the planet depends on our ability to accelerate scientific discovery and deploy new technologies, and that's precisely what Elon Musk is doing. Keep Reading

Hazmat Situation in Reno 

Photo by KOLO  Thursday, September 27th, 2018, 9:36 PM PDT Updated:  Friday, September 28th, 2018, 4:31 AM PD The Reno Fire Department responded to a call from a person who claimed to have injuries, possibly stemming from a vehicle theft. The situation ended up being a Hazmat incident on the 1400 block of West 4th Street… Keep Reading

Nevada Students release trout into the Truckee

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)— Nevada students released fingerling trout into the Truckee River Saturday through the Nevada Department of Wildlife's Trout in the Classroom program. More than 140 schools took part in the program throughout the state. Local schools involved in the program have already released the trout they raised, NDOW said in a statement. So the… Keep Reading

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