Stories tagged: reno
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 12:07 p.m.
Lawyers plead for leniency for elderly, homeless bank robber
Public defenders are pleading for leniency for a 78-year-old, lifelong criminal who admitted robbing a Reno bank with a steak knife so he could return to prison instead of spending …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Walter: New job perfected, you can find me with the Eastern Washington Eagles in Reno
Nearly two weeks have passed since becoming The Spokesman-Review’s new sports editor, and I’ve already made a splash.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Woman exonerated after 35 years sues officials in 2 states
A woman who spent 35 years in prison for a 1976 Reno killing before being exonerated by DNA evidence has sued officials in Nevada and Louisiana, alleging civil rights violations …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2011, 3:10 p.m.
Death toll in Reno reaches 9
RENO, Nev. — The death toll in the crash of a World War II-era plane during a Reno air race rose to nine people Saturday as investigators combed through wreckage …