California Highway Patrol says an officer who was killed in the line of duty crashed into a car while pursuing a suspect.
A few snow showers will be possible today. Temperatures will be cool with a high of only 37 around Reno. Two different systems will keep the chance for showers in the forecast through the weekend.
On Saturday, Feb. 18, the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) began receiving accounts of horses exposed to equine herpes virus type 4 (EHV-4) and Streptococcus equi bacterial infection (also known as strangles or equine distemper). Both diseases are highly contagious among horses, and strangles is listed on the National List of Reportable Animal Diseases.
Sparks Police say southbound Sparks Boulevard is down to one lane from Los Altos Parkway due to icy conditions.