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Sheriff: 1 Dead, 1 Seriously Injured in Lake Tahoe Avalanche

At least one person has died and another was seriously injured Friday in an avalanche at a Northern California ski resort, the Placer County Sheriff's Office said in a tweet. A storm that swept through Northern California on Thursday dumped up to 25 inches ...
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As Craft Beer Market Grows, so Do Wild Flavors

Anyone for steak and onion Kolsch? Or a macaroni and cheese pale ale? Those were among the flavors at the Strange Brew Festival in Reno, Nevada, this month, where competition for attention has intensified as...
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NASA Looks to Manage Drone Traffic in Cities

RENO, Nev. — NASA has launched the final stage of a four-year effort to develop a national traffic management system for drones, testing them in cities for the first time beyond the operator's line of sight as ...
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Allison-Led Defense Shoulders Big Load in Fresno State Win

Based on how they played against a common opponent — Toledo — Fresno State's Mountain West Conference football opener against Nevada figured to be a wide-open, high-scoring affair. But points were at a premium Saturday in Reno as the Bulldogs relied on a st...