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it's monday, january 11th. i'm amanda sanchez and i'm dave lawrence. let's go to lindsey matherly with a look at the forecast. quiet weather will be in
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snowfall potential expected by wednesday system approaches the region. for today and tuesday, build across the west with overall dry and temperatures near temperatures will remain in the low to mid 40s for a second baltimore officer is set to go on trial in the death of freddie gray. jury selection begins today in the case against officer caesar goodson junior. he drove the van that carried freddie gray from the site of his arrest last april to the police station. gray emerged from that 45-minute ride critically injured and unresponsive. he died days later. goodson is facing second-degree depraved-heart murder charges, among others.
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artist was found dead in florence, italy over the weekend. florence police say 35- year-old ashley olsen was found strangled in her apartment on saturday. according to reports, olsen's boyfriend was concerned after not hearing from her for a few days, so he asked his girlfriend's landlord to go with him to unlock her apartment. that's when they found olsen's body lying on a couch in the apartment. an investigation is now underway. armed protesters are still occupying a government building on a wildlife refuge in oregon. the occupation, led by ammon bundy, is stretching into it's second week. chris liedle has more. the showdown-- captured on camera by a katu news photographer, lasted for just minutes. "no, no, no, back up." dozens of them, carrying high caliber weapons, stepped out of cars and trucks.. and began pushing reporters and
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public road. "this is public land, back up, back up." it all took place just steps from the entrance of the malhuer national wildlife refuge-- where, for the last week, ammon bundy and his supporters have called home. the armed group said they were members of the three percenters of idaho, part of the pacific patriot network. we spoke to "brandi hawkins"- a three- percenter member based in oregon. "i can't speak to that particular incident, i don't know what transpired and who caused it, but i would say generally speaking, that is not something you're going to see." the three percenter movement started after the attack on the world trade centers in 2001 -- and formed unofficially in 2011.
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percenters is a structured group of united patriots who protect american's civil rights against a tyrranical government. "we are lovers of our country... we are lovers of our constitution. that is what we fight for." a liaison for the bundy crew says the three- percenters showed up on their own to provide security for ammon bundy and the occupiers. the three percenters say - they're in harney county to create open dialogue and to maintain peace. "this is not about the hammonds, this is not about the bundys, this is about a government who is walking outside the law." --tag--- by 2:30 on saturday, the convoy of 3-percenters had left the refuge. a spokesperson for ammon bundy and his occupiers said they are inching closer to passing the so-called baton to the citizens of harney county. a harney county committee said it's working on a plan to transfer land management power from the federal government to the county. the legal battle over sage grouse in nevada is expected to drag into the summer because of a recent decision made by a federal judge. a u-s district judge denied a rural nevada water district's request for a preliminary injuction to set aside federal regulations protecting a sage grouse habitat near the utah border. white pine county officials say setting regulation aside is necessary in order for the town of baker -- located near great basin national park -- to replace a leaking water tank. the battle over sage grouse has been going on for the last few years, with several counties attempting to block u-s protections for the bird. in an effort to relieve overcrowding in washoe county schools, a committee is drafting a
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opinions on school funding in november. the "overcrowding and repair needs committee"- is made up of public and private groups-- and was created to look at the needs of washoe county public schools, and find solutions to meet them. the committee unanimously voted to create the ballot question for school funding. and the immediate concern is overcrowding. traci davis/wcsd superindent: what we wanted to avoid at all costs is double sessions. and we do not want kids at a bus stop when it is snowing at four in the morning, or kids free at noon cause they are out at noon without supervision. superintendent traci davis serves on the board, but she doesn't have voting power. the measure aims to raise at least 600-million dollars over a 9-year period. the committee says, pulling from multiple resources tends to anger more special interests, giving the ballot measure, less chance of survivial. and when it comes to nevada's education... a new report has ranked our state dead last. "education week" shows nevada performing significantly worse
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average, in several areas. the state earned an overall 'd' grade, while the country as a whole earned a 'c'. cheap gas is beginning to be the norm in the nation. in fact, prices are at the lowest level since 2009. according to analyst 'trilby lundberg' --the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas dropped a penny over the last three weeks and now stands at 2-dollars and 5-cents. the current price is 15- cents a gallon under where it was one year ago. the highest prices can be found at pumps in los angeles at 3-dollars and 1-cent and the lowest was in st. louis at 1- dollar and 64-cents. a non profit group in tahoe is helping people with disabilities achieve dreams through sports. why the group has
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fans and players at the vikings seahawks game had to brave brutally cold weather. the weather actually making history. "you're watching kolo 8 news now good morning reno with dave lawrence, amanda sanchez and lindsey matherly with your hour by hour forecast"
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minnesota for yesterday's vikings- seahawks game. it was actually the third-coldest game in n-f-l history. frost was covering the glass in the press box. and photographers
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even had to heat their batteries before using them. here's a live look at wingfield park. quiet weather will be in store through tuesday with the next snowfall potential expected by wednesday as a low pressure system approaches the region. for today and tuesday, high pressure will build across the west with overall dry
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and temperatures near season averages. high temperatures will remain in the low to mid 40s for much of western nevada with upper 30s to lower 40s across the sierra. along with the high pressure, valley inversion will also strengthen through tuesday which may result in degraded air quality through the valleys.
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moving low will provide the next shot for snowfall with travel impacts looking more likely across the sierra by the morning. snow levels look to start in the 5,000-6,000 range wednesday morning which will result in all snow from the start across sierra passes with snow every year. they help disabled skiers achieve what they never thought possible. but going into this season. tahoe's "disabled sports"
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wanted to be defined by what their clients couldn't do. here's kolo 8 news now's colin lygren. they're work remains the same. but a new name. equals a new focus at disabled sports u.s.a. far west. "we thought it was time to update our name to be a little bit more empowering, and speak to what we really do in our lessons and adaptive moving forward.... the program will be known as "achieve tahoe." the name... playing off of what someone can do... and not what is holding them back. "calling the program disabled sports or adaptive skiing has always been effective in explaining what we do, but it really does not explain where we want to take people." achieve tahoe on the other hand... does explain that. just take a run with one of the adaptive skiers... and you'll see... not only are they achieving... they're excelling. "i think it is more broad for everybody and we are always constantly trying to achieve something." junghae kim is the perfect example of that. she heard about the
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and has been tearing up the mountain ever since. "it was a little bit crazy idea at the time, but that is how it all began and here i have 15 years later and i can ski the whole mountain now." whether it's a physical disability... mental disability... or wounded warrior... it doesn't matter. achieve tahoe focuses on the ability... and makes a difference in peoples lives. "our major goal is independence. we want them to be able to see that they can do it on their own, that they are able to make their turns in dependently." the thought is... goals achieved here... will translate to goals achieved elsewhere in life... at alpine meadows... colin lygren... kolo 8 news now. the junior open and youth national championship boxing tournament was back in reno and it gave young boxers a chance at their dream. boxing is a sport of science that helps teach discipline from an early age. for the past three years... czarina mccoy... has been training for her chance at greatness... but she says boxing is something she happened to stumbled upon. "czarina: all my life i've been doing acting, singing, dancing
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wanted to mix it up a little. boxing is completely different from all those things. " for the 315 teenagers competing...this tournament is their ticket to the olympics. the winners will be a part of the u-s-a national team... some members will represent u-s-a in world championships. you can head to for the a full list of results. ?do you need some tips to cut some of your expenses down? well we have a few ideas for you. how you can save by making a few simple changes in your cleaning routine. the golden globe awards had a lot of memorable moments. the most googled moments viewers wanted to see a second time.
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you can save money. one way is by extending the life of things you already own. we've put together a list of things in your home that you can make last longer. according to money talks news, you can make food in jars last longer by storing them upside down in your fridge-- this includes jars of salsa or spaghetti sauce. this can prevent mold and keep your food fresh. you can also save by cutting your cleaning sponges in half before you use them -- making them last twice as long. another way to save is cutting the amount of laundry detergent you use in half. a little bit of soap goes a long way. and to keep your razors in good condition, make sure you dry them off
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your razors on a piece of denim. finally, air drying your clothes, instead of using a dryer can help keep your clothes in good condition. you can also try washing your clothes in cold water to extend the life of your clothing. it may have taken home top honors during the golden globes... but the revenant couldn't hit the top in theaters... we'll have a look at your
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plus how fans are saying goodbye to musician and actor david bowie that's next on kolo 8 plus how fans are saying goodbye to
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that's next on kolo hey there, in today's "techbytes," volkswagen's flashy new hybrid. >> the german automaker is introducing the tiguan gte at this week's detroit auto show. it uses separate electric motors to power the front and rear wheels. >> and a turbocharged gasoline engine is on standby to provide a little extra oomph. apple music has passed a huge milestone. >> the six-month-old streaming music service now has more than 10 million paid subscriber that's nearly half as many as the much-older spotify, which crossed the 20 million mark in june.
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during the golden globe awards. first, "mozart in the jungle," the amazon show winning best tv series. >> second, leo's reaction to lady gaga walking -- look at that. and third, brie larson's red carpet, the stunning best actress winner from the "room." those are your "techbytes." on my long-term control medicine, i talked to my doctor and found a missing piece in my asthma treatment. once-daily breo prevents asthma symptoms. breo is for adults with asthma not well controlled on a long-term asthma control medicine, like an inhaled corticosteroid. breo won't replace a rescue inhaler for sudden breathing problems. breo opens up airways to help improve breathing for a full 24 hours. breo contains a type of medicine that increases the risk of death from asthma problems and may increase the risk of hospitalization in children and adolescents. breo is not for people whose asthma is well controlled on a long-term asthma control medicine, like an inhaled corticosteroid. once your asthma is well controlled, your doctor will decide if you can stop breo and prescribe a
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like an inhaled corticosteroid. do not take breo more than prescribed. see your doctor if your asthma does not improve or gets worse. ask your doctor if 24-hour breo could be a missing piece for you. see if you're eligible for
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"you know what's going to happen if you don't vote, our country is going to go to hell. that's what's happening." pushing for votes. g-o-p frontrunner donald trump swinging through the silver state and rallying in reno. and often times when these candidates come into town... local law enforcement is asked to step in. so how much does it cost our city? plus... still no winner. the powerball jackpot now sits at more than a billion dollars. thanks for joining us here on good morning reno...
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