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Graffiti Walls

Updated: 02/11/2006 - Graffiti is becoming so much of a problem in Reno...the city council is considering a change in the building codes.

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Future Of Virginia St. Bridge

Updated: 02/10/2006 - The century-old Virginia Street Bridge in downtown Reno may soon be a thing of the past.

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Prison Crackdown

Updated: 02/10/2006 - The "new" warden, at the Nevada State Prison, isn't making friends with the inmates...after he's cut several programs.

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Churchill Brothel Plan

Updated: 02/10/2006 - Nevada's Petticoat Junction is closer to reality as it wins special use permit from the county planning commission.

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Teacher Suspended

Posted: 02/09/2006 - The Washoe School District has suspended a pine-middle-school teacher, accused of shouting a racial slur at a student this week.

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Spelling Bee Snafu

Posted: 02/09/2006 - The Washoe County School district announced that O'Brien Middle School student, Sarah Beckman, will join the two other spelling bee finalists to advance to the state contest in Las Vegas.

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No Child Left Behind

Updated: 02/14/2006 - We continue our special series, No Child Left Behind, tonight looking at what some local educators call the narrow focus of the testing. News Channel 8 education reporter, Alana Adams, examines one subject some teachers say is getting *left behind.

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SPECIAL SERIES: No Child Left Behind

Updated: 02/14/2006 - We're taking a closer look at the federal regulations, that some educators say are limiting our kids' learning experience by concentrating too much on testing.

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New Warden Cracks Down

Posted: 02/08/2006 - Citing security and safety concerns, the new warden at Nevada State Prison has shut down various programs and projects that his predecessor hoped would improve the odds that inmates would stay out of trouble once they're released.

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SPECIAL SERIES: The Battle Over Baby Rebecca

Updated: 02/11/2006 - This NewsChannel 8 investigation surrounds Nevada's child-welfare system and a possible conflict of interest that one local woman says is preventing her from being able to care for her own grand-daughter.

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Flood Damage Inspectors Arrive

Posted: 02/08/2006 - More than a month after the New Year's Day flood, federal officials have arrived in Reno to begin surveying damage across the area.

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Helicopter Pilot Killed

Updated: 02/08/2006 - A Douglas County man was killed when his helicopter crashed in flames just minutes after takeoff from the Douglas County airport north of Minden.

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Parolee Shot To Death

Updated: 02/08/2006 - A parolee was shot to death by an officer after a fight broke out at the state Parole and Probation Division

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Spelling Bee Flap

Posted: 02/08/2006 - She spelled it right. The judge said it was wrong. And she's not getting a second chance.

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Environmental Whistleblower Testifies

Posted: 02/08/2006 - Nevada's top environmental administrator is defending state regulators against a federal whistleblower's claim they worked more in the interest of the polluter than the neighbors of an abandoned mine contaminated with uranium and toxic metals.

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Major Health Study Includes Local Women

Posted: 02/07/2006 - 1100 local women participate in eight year study which shows no connection between lower fat intake and decreased risk of breast cancer, colo-rectal cancer and heart disease.

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Radio Talk Show Host Back at Work

Updated: 02/08/2006 - A local radio talk show host, in hot water with the Feds, sat down with News Channel 8's James Steiner for an exclusive interview today.

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Radio Talk Show Host Out of Jail

Posted: 02/06/2006 - Despite almost a week behind bars...Walter "Eddie" Floyd appeared to be in good spirits, as he left the jail tonight. He even cracked a joke with me, saying he had asked the sheriff to stay a day longer...because the food there was better than his wife's.

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Hit and Run Investigation Continues

Updated: 02/06/2006 - Family and friends are mourning the death of a Reno man tonight who was killed in a bizarre hit and run accident. But the incident really began as a kidnapping. And the suspect is still on the run.

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Drive-By Suspects Arrested

Posted: 02/06/2006 - Reno police are holding two men following a drive-by shooting following an altercation at a party.

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Federal Whistleblower To Testify

Posted: 02/06/2006 - A former federal employee who was helping to lead the cleanup of a contaminated Nevada mine is expected to testify at an administrative hearing this week that he was fired because he spoke out about dangers at the toxic waste site.

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Virginia Street Bridge Partial Closure

Posted: 02/06/2006 - Divers from the department of transportation spot erosion of soil under the center part of the bridge. Repairs should take two weeks. South lane down to one lane of travel, sidewalk and parking spaces on west side of bridge closed.

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Carter Slams President In Carson City

Updated: 02/06/2006 - Former President Jimmy Carter criticized the Bush administration's domestic eavesdropping program Monday and said he believes the president has broken the law.

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Posh Tahoe Retreat Now Public

Posted: 02/06/2006 - A 770-acre site in the Lake Tahoe Basin that once served as a retreat for the rich will be turned over to the public thanks to money from the sales of government property in southern Nevada.

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Deadly Hit and Run

Posted: 02/04/2006 - A suspicious case of kidnapping ends with a deadly hit and run in Sparks.

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