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3 (bill and 3 samantha)>>let's take a quick look outside...current conditions and skycam 3 (bill, samantha)>> we'll toss it over to forecaster madison corney... a fast moving 3 storm will bring another round of rain and high elevation snow, along with gusty winds today. high pressure will bring drier conditions wednesday and thursday before another storm reaches the region friday and saturday. this storm will bring additional snowfall to the sierra with gusty winds and rain, possibly ending as a
3 (bill)3 >> now to a developing story... the search is now beginning its fifth day for a missing ski instructor at california's sugar bowl resort. there is still no sign of 23-year-old carson may. authorities say he may have been on the mountain for six days now as he was last seen skiing while off duty thursday afternoon.his friends reported him missing friday morning after he didn't make it home and his belongings were discovered in his locker at the ski resort.a placer county spokesman says a search party of more than 43 people are facing many challenges. 3 ((they're are avalanche all over this mountain right now. this weather in the past few days has been tremendously hindering our search efforts.)) 3 (bill)>> may's friends say he's an experienced skier and this gives them hope that he's alive. 3 (sam)>> happening today... reno dodge is presenting the nevada humane society with a
morning.the donation should help the organization with its mission of helping animals and finding loving families for homeless pets. the owner of reno dodge... "don weir" will be presenting the check at the dealership this morning at 10:30. 3 (bill)>> making state news... the bill for holding a four-day special legislative session last month to lure carmaker faraday future to nevada is larger... than the one to clear tax breaks for tesla.officials expect the total to be about 250-thousand dollars when printing costs and all travel reimbursements are paid.the session cost is nearly twice as much as a two -day special session in 20- 14 for tesla.the recent session lasted longer even though faraday's incentive package was much smaller. concerns about water use and bond financing drew out the session. 3 (bill)>> lawmakers approved 215- million dollars in tax breaks for faraday and authorized 120-million in infrastructure improvements at the apex industrial park in north las vegas.
news... the chief operating officer of allegiant air is resigning.52-year-old "steve harfts" is leaving after serving in the position for about a year.he first joined the las vegas- based airline in december of 2014.his resignation follows questions about allegiant's safety record and several incidents involving emergency landings and mechanical issues.the airline recently ordered more training for pilots and dispatchers after a plane had to land because it was low on fuel.a former pilot is also suing the airline for firing him after he ordered an emergency evacuation when he detected smoke in a jet engine. 3 (bill)>> new trash cans are being delivered in sparks... and it's causing some confusion for residents. news 4's alex cannito joins us in studio with a look at what you need to know about these new carts. 3 (alex)>>the new carts being passed out look a lot like the current trash cans northern nevadans have... but they're actually single stream recylcing carts. they're the green carts with blue lids. officials started distributing
year... and it will take them until the end of january as they ahve 28 thousand carts to hand out. 3 the most important thing to know about these carts... is do not get rid of your current trash cans... as the new ones are for your recycable items. other things to keep in mind... you can only use the carts provided by waste management to recycle and throw out your trash, you don't need to rise out your recyclbles but liquids and loose food can't be placed in the recycling carts. also officials want to stress if you use your recycling cart for trash... you will receive two warnings before being charged for contamination.i asked officials with waste management why impliment these carts now... and they say they're trying to lead the way to a greener sparks. 3 ((polito: "this just helps become better with the times. other cities in the united states have had single stream recycling since the late 1990s. reno implimented it in 2014 and it was wonderful success for those residents. so sparks constiutents begged for it and their elected officials voted for it in
3 (alex)>> this bag is attached to all the carts with answers to all your questions... as well as transfer station, landfill and recycling center locations.we will have this information on my news 4 dot com as well. coming up in about thirty minutes... we're going to break down what items go in your single stream trash cart and which ones can go in the new recycling carts. back to you. 3 swoosh sound 3 (samantha)>> the bay area is getting battered by some huge waves....>> find out how high they were... just south of san francisco... the story is still ahead... 3 (bill)>> plus.... when it comes to politics.. just how reliable are the polls? our national correspondent went looking for answers...
3 **stinger music**(sam)3 >> on the crime watch... three suspects are under arrest.. after their vehicle crashed at the off ramp to robb drive .... during a chase on interstate 80.. early yesterday morning.. police say an officer tried to make a traffic stop... but the driver turned off the freeway instead.. and accelerated onto the ramp. the vehicle then swerved into another vehicle and crashed into a fence.police say the three suspects got away... but were
3 (madison)---wx----3 3 (samantha)>> on the crime watch... three suspects are under arrest.. after their vehicle crashed at the off ramp to robb drive .... during a chase on interstate 80.. early yesterday morning.. police say an officer tried to make a traffic stop... but the driver turned off the freeway instead.. and accelerated onto the ramp. the vheicle then swerved into another vehicle and crashed into a fence. 3 (samantha)>> police say the three suspects got away... but they were all captured within a few hours. 3 (bill and sam)>> we'll toss it over to forecaster madison corney. 3 a fast moving storm will bring rain and high elevation snow, along with gusty winds today. high pressure will bring drier conditions wednesday and thursday before another storm reaches the region friday and saturday. this storm will bring additional snowfall to the sierra with gusty winds and rain, possibly ending as a period of snow, for the
as presidential candidates crisscross key states, just days before the iowa caucuses. tracie potts is following it all for us from washington. 3 decision swoosh sound 3 (( donald trump and three other candidates are at the same event in iowa today. ted cruz is packing in six meet and greets in new hampshire. trump's increasing attacks on cruz - not mentioning him by name at rallies:(sot: donald candidate :15-:19)"i heard someone say 'we're going to build a wall.' i said where did that come from? nobody ever said that before but me." cruz says issues are fair game but he won't launch personal attacks. (sot: ted cruz/ (r) presidential candidate :24-:30)"if he or anyone else wants to engage in a battle of insults he's welcomed to do so. i don't intend to respond in kind."our latest nbc wall street journal poll results - released just last night - show the battle for the republican nomination has given four in 10 voters a more negative view of the partyas much of an impact among republicans. (sot: hillary clinton/ (d) presidential candidate :44-:49)"you can support someone who has the
for people." our poll shows more democrats value experience over change. that could benefit hillary clinton. bernie sanders greets voters in iowa today: (sot: bernie sanders/ (d) presidential candidate :59-1:02)"they want real change in the way we do business." the poll finds more than half of democrats unfazed by the tone of their party's campaigns.(---reporter live tag---) and who do voters like? clinton has the highest positive numbers in our poll, followed by sanders, cruz and rubio tied, carson - then trump.i'm tracie potts in washington, now back to you. )) 3 (samantha)>> thanks, tracie. right now.. nbc's hallie jackson has a preview of what is coming up a little later.. on the today show... 3 ((hallie jackson good morning and this morning that brawl between donald trump and ted cruz continues to escalate. while trump didn't mention cruz specifically by name you couldn't miss the undertones from both the candidates as they held dueling events in the same state right here in new hampshire. you've also got a look at how this could help the establishment candidates since this brewing trump cruz fight could open up some space for one of them to rise. we've
the today show in just a little bit.)) 3 (bill)>> making international news this morning.....iraq's defense ministry has released video of airstrikes on isis targets north of baghdad.the video is said to show airstrikes on extremist hideouts in samarra, north of the iraqi capital last monday night. in a statement, iraq's defense ministry said quote - "airstrikes were able to destroy a number of vehicles. one of them was a car bomb prepared to be detonated." 3 (samantha)>> in pakistan... the taliban has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed eleven people at a crowded police checkpoint on the outskirts of the city of peshawar. officials say a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle blew himself up at a checkpoint on the road leading to neighboring afghanistan.dozens of people were wounded in the blast. peshawar is a stronghold of the taliban and other islamic militants. officials said the dead include four police officers and seven civilians, including two children and a local
3 (bill)>> searchers combing the seas off the hawaiian island of oahu .... have found three of four life rafts deployed after a helicopter collision. they says they've spotted the fourth raft.... but no one was on board.coast guard officials say there is no indication that anyone was on board the three rafts recovered, either. two choppers collided off oahu's north shore late thursday with 12 marines on board.so far, there has been no indication that anyone survived. 3 (( "we've been finding metal debris. we can't confirm if it's part of the aircraft, but you know, again, anything and everything that can point us in the right direction, that looks like a ch53 or a piece of a ch53, that's what we're going for.' )) 3 (bill)>> more than 60 marines have been involved in the search, along with navy divers and county, state and federal agencies. coast guard officials said they will consult with the marines to determine how much longer the search will continue. 3 (samantha)>> a prison in mexico.. is getting ready for next month's visit by pope francis. when he comes to mexico on february 17th.. he
three"... which used to be a center and symbol of gang power. in the border city. conditions at the prison have improved so much .. that pope francis will be able to enter and speak to prisoners, their relatives and religious workers. 3 (samantha)>> and speaking of religious leaders.. the dalai lama is heading to the u- s today for a health check-up in minnesota. tibet's exiled spiritual leader will visit the mayo clinic for his yearly check-up. arriving at the airport in india today .... the 80-year-old said he had a minor problem in his eye but was not ill otherwise. he added that it was a routine check-up and that he'll also meet with scientists in wisconsin during his trip. 3 (bill)>> starting tomorrow.... skywatchers will get a special treat ....they'll be able to see five planets together in the sky just before dawn. mercury, venus, saturn, mars and jupiter will all be visible for about 45 minutes before sunrise.experts say it's the first time in more than ten years that all five of them have appeared together in the pre-dawn sky.the show
20-th.in case you need any help knowing where to look, you can check out the u-s naval observatory's webpage -- they have an app that can help. you can also contact your local planetarium. 3 (bill and sam)3 >> we'll toss it over to forecaster madison corney. 3 a fast moving storm will bring another round of rain and high elevation snow, along with gusty winds today. high pressure will bring drier conditions wednesday and thursday before another storm reaches the region friday and saturday. this storm will bring additional snowfall to the sierra with gusty winds and rain, possibly ending as a period of snow, for the
3 (madison)3 >> construction crews are trying to repair the damage caused by waves in northern california. in pacifica ... just south of san francisco.. a reported 18-foot wave washed away a section of a retaining wall and walkway.people who live in the area are making barriers against crashing waves and sand by boarding up windows and making sandbag barriers. forecasters say the high surf is expected to continue through this evening. 3 swoosh sound 3 (sam)>> across the nation yesterday.. .communities
3 >> if you live in sparks you may have had a new trash cart delivered to your home... we're going to tell you how this differs from the one you already have and what you can and can't put in it... 3 (bill)>> plus... find out how you can take part in naming the newest team to come to the "biggest little city".... 3 (samantha)>> and... u-n-r students are heading back to school today..... how many of them spent their last day of winter break... these stories and more.. coming up on this tuesday, january 19, 2016. . 3 ((male voice: you're watching news 4 today on your side in high definition.)) 3 (sam)3 >> good morning and thank you
(bill)>> and i'm bill frankmore..3 3 (samantha)3 >> in honor of the martin luther king, junior holiday... many northern nevadas gave back to the community.dozens of university of nevada students gave up their last day of winter break to help out at various local non-profit organizations. more than 80 students volunteered. some helped pack boxes for hungry families and others worked with children for the day. students say they
of before the spring semester starts. 3 ((it's a big thing to be here a day before school because people are all oh i have to get ready for class or i have to go shopping, but id rather be here, so it really means a lot to me to give back." )) 3 (samantha)>> another m-l-k day event took place at the martin luther king junior memorial park. dozens of students from the "tahoe expedition academy" spent the day .. teaming up with the truckee meadows park foundation.t they conducted whats called a "bio-blitz," ... which logs all living things at the park as part of an annual project. 3 (bill)>> > dozens of protesters brought traffic to a halt yesterday... on the bay bridge in san francisco. the "black lives matter" group lined up along the westbound lanes of the bridge.they appeared to chain-l ink their vehicles together as they held signs and marched.traffic was backed up for several miles, and the bridge was closed for several minutes.utility workers and police officers finally came to cut the chains and tow the vehicles, and the protesters were placed in handcuffs.
take a quick look 3 outside...current conditions and skycam 3 (bill and samantha)>> we'll toss it over to forecaster madison corney. a fast moving storm will bring another round of rain and high elevation snow, along with gusty winds today. high pressure will bring drier conditions wednesday and thursday before another storm reaches the region friday and saturday. this storm will bring additional snowfall to the sierra with gusty winds and rain, possibly ending as a
3 (samantha)3 >> if you live in sparks you may have noticed waste management delivering new trash cans that look a lot like your old one.news 4's alex cannito joins us in studio with the latest on these new carts... and how they're making recycling easier. 3 (alex)>>the new carts being passed out look a lot like the current trash cans northern nevadans have... but they're actually single stream recylcing carts. they're the green carts with blue lids. officials started distributing them at the beginning of the year... and it will take them until the end of january as they have 28 thousand carts to hand out. 3 unlike the single stream trash cans you already have... the recycling bins are a little different. things that can go in your trash cart are food, broken glass, diapers and pet waste.however... you cannot throw out household hazardous wate or electronic waste such as televisions, light bulbs
in your recycling cart are paper and cardboard, empty glass bottles adn jars and empty aluminum, tin and steel cans. and you don't need to rise out these items before throwing them out. but things you can't put in these carts are food, clothings and diapers. i asked officials with waste management what residents should do if they have extra waste bags. they said don't worry... you can still get rid of your extra bags. 3 ((polito: "so everything does need to go inside of the container. if customers have additional bags that they cannot fit into the container, they should use one of their orange stickers that they received this past week.")) 3 (alex)>> this bag is attached to all the carts with answers to all your questions... as well as transfer station, landfill and recycling center locations.we will have this information on my news 4 dot com as well. coming up in about thirty minutes... we're going to answer some common questions people have already been asking about the new
3 (bill)3 >> the world of rock-and-roll has lost another bright light. eagles founding member and guitarist glenn frey passed away...due to complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, and pneumonia.sara sidner has more on the man and his music. 3 (((nats music)glenn frey gave us 3 those laid back, sing along lyrics...effortlessly weaving rock and country music strains. (nats music)born in detroit, frey would grow up to become
the eagles.frey's usual partner in rhyme was don henley.. and the pair's harmonies got stuck in heads for generations...from 'tequila sunrise' to 'hotel california'..which was certified platinum 16 times.... frey's performance and song writing skills helped send the eagles to soaring heights commercially.(nats music)frey got his break as part of a back 3 up band for rock star linda ronstadt.(glenn frey/musician) "while touring with linda we told her we wanted to start our own band and she better than anyone elsea&helped us put together the eagles."on
ronstadt remembered her friend and his talent when she spoke to anderson cooper:(linda ronstadt/musician)"i remember mostly in that was he was just going on raw courage and nerve--and talent. he had talent plenty of talent."the eagles were formed in 1971.and would amass a collection of greatest hits that became america's best-selling album of the 20-th century, selling more copies than the beatles or michael jackson.frey's s loss is immeasurable to his family, the industry and his fans.everyone from stevie nicksa&.to presidential candidate mike huckabee are paying tribute.and of course his wing man don henley who sent a statement saying in part "he was funny, bullheaded, mercurial, generous, deeply talented and driven. he loved his wife and kids more than anything."frey and his band mates lived a rock and roll lifestyle where for years excess was the norm a&.but when it came to work...frey
scott/audio designer)"he was a perfectionist. there was zero room for error with him. everything needed to be exactly where it should be musically and technically really is where i am speaking from technically every thing had to be right on point."eric scott did sound for 4 years on an eagles world tour.he now works as a sound designer for cnn.for scott frey has meant so much more than just his music.reporter: "you have a very personal story don't you...about glenn frey?"(eric scott/audio designer)"had it not been for glen and the eagles i would not have met my wife. judy and i met on the eagles. she had done make-up for them on a rolling stones cover shoot and then was hired on the spot by glenn and i had been working on the tour and um that's where we met."to the scotts and fans everywhere losing frey was a shocka&.their one consolation
3 **stinger music**3 >> >> jack frost was nipping at more than the noses of some people in minneapolis. temperatures have been hovering around zero degrees recently... .. so one man decided to have a little frigid fun.he froze a pair of his pants and put them on his lawn.he posted the picture to facebook and the idea went viral.some people froze jeans, corduroys, and sweatpants.the looking more like a clothing store. his line.. is all the talk of san clemente today. you see.. he hooked a great white shark. the fisherman tried repeatedly to free the 6- foot baby shark but no luck. the shark was eventually able to break free and swim away. experts say warmer winter waters... caused by el nino...
closer to the beach. 3 (bill and samantha)>> we'll toss it over to 3 forecaster madison corney . 3 a fast moving storm will bring another round of rain and high elevation snow, along with gusty winds today. high pressure will bring drier conditions wednesday and thursday before another storm reaches the region friday and saturday. this storm will bring additional snowfall to the sierra with gusty winds and rain, possibly ending as a period of snow, for the
3 everyone... i'm alex margulies... we start things off in downtown reno with the bighorns looking to build on their lead in the pacific division...(take vo)hosting oklahoma city... good ball movement early on... reggie hearn spots up the three... got it... horns up 13 to 9... this is the definition of doing it all yourself... ricky ledo with the rebound... sprints down the floor...he's feeling it... a trey for ledo... reno leads by seven... later in the quarter...what else... another three...reno hits 15 from long distance.. and they bury the o-k-c blue... 119 to 110 the final... (take vo)now to the team that owns the three point game...who else but the golden state
lebron james and the cavs...3 and what else but three's... and a lot of them from steph curry... how about 7 for 12 from beyond the arc...w's shot a shell shocking 65 percent in the first half including 10 of 17 from downtown... they would finish with 19 for the game... they absolutely steamroll 132 to 98(alex)>> the pack men's basketball team is coming off a break this weekend... if you want to call it that... head coach eric musselman likened it to a return to traning camp... and for the players they cant wait to get back into a game with last wednesday's loss to boise state still leaving a sour taste in their mouths...(take sot)((...do that going into wyoming ))(take vo)as the guys said the pack turning their attention to wyoming... a team they played just a couple of weeks ago at lawlor events center and got their first mountain west win of the season with a 71 to 68 victory...marqueze coleman led the way with 23 points including 17 in the second half... he hit a three pointer with 22 seconds left in the game to help seal the victory...freshman cam oliver had 15 points and eight
adams who had 26 points... going three for seven from beyong the arc in the first matchup...we'll hear what the guys have to say about that on tuesday... (take full screen) pack will head to play in laramie against the cowboys who are riding high coming off a win at the pit in new mexico on saturday 70 to 68... tipoff wednesday is set for 6:00 p-m northern nevada time...(alex)>> in national college basketball news you can file this one under the bonehead of the week category...(take vo)oregon state has suspended forward jarmal reid for four games after he tripped a ref during sunday's loss to utah...what in the world was he thinking... reid clearly sticks out his leg to take down ref tommy nunez...he was immediately ejected from the game...(alex) >> football season may be over for the wolf pack... but now three alums of the program look to jump on n-f-l radars this week in southern 3 radars this week jump on n-f-l program look to three alums of the pack... but now over for the wolf >> football (alex) game...ejected from the immediately he was tommy nunez...to take down ref sticks out his leg reid clearly was he thinking...what
games after he reid for four forward jarmal reid for four games after he tripped a ref during sunday's loss to utah... what in the world was he thinking...reid clearly sticks out his leg to take down ref tommy nunez...he was immediately ejected from the game...(alex)>> football season may be over for the wolf pack... but now three alums of the program look to jump on n-f-l radars this week in southern california...(take vo)outgoing seniors ian seau... lenny jones... and don jackson will practice this week ahead of the n-f-l-p-a collegiate bowl this coming saturday...jackson was listed by the bowl's website as one of the
top 16 players to watch in the game after being one of two thousand backs for nevada...you can watch the game at three o'clock on espn 2.... that's it for sports .. i'm alex margulies)) 3
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need to know about your news delivery coming up in a few minutes. a california ski instructor has been missing for five days. we have details on where crews are focusing their search and the leads they may have. the baddies -- nevada's session to lure residents to the state.
tuesday news coming up. welcome to the second hour of news 4 today. on bill franklin. >> i'm samantha boatman. six on your tuesday morning and our new website, mynews4.website -- mynews4.com website is up. there is a new app you can download -- download on apple and android devices. >> lookup krnv news 4. good stuff. looks like a lot of new toys on there and a lot of improvements. we are excited to bring that to you. check krnv news 4 on your android or apple store. let's take a quick peek outside. we will toss things over to madison corney.
above average today. we topped out at 54 yesterday and we have more 50s in your forecast today. we start off with above average morning lows. i'm tired today. [laughter] >> welcome to the crew. >> welcome. we are sitting in the 30s across the board and mendon and gardnerville at 44 and smith valley above freezing at 33 and incline village at 32. we are seeing rain showers across the area along with snow showers. we are getting shadowed out in reno sparks. we will see activity later today. fallon as seeing rainfall and snow showers. on satellite and radar, we are tracking a fast-moving system making it away in throughout
with snow. we have a winter weather advisory that has taken effect at 6:00 this morning. it will remain in effect until midnight with 6-12 inches of snow above 6000 feet and we also have a late wind advisory for tahoe starting at 10:00 and we could see wave heights from 3-5 feet and gusting up to 50 miles an hour. a regular wind warning for fire western nevada forenoon with gusts upward of 65 miles an hour through the washoe valley area. lot more weather and we will talk about the 7 day forecast and a closer look at the storm track in your full forecast in a few minutes. in california, a missing sugar bowl ski instructor your search will continue. doug johnson has more on how the search has progressed. aircraft and the army national guard were finally able to reach sugar bowl on monday to look for 23-year-old,
round trues -- ground crews were not able to go there before. >> it is dangerous with this recent snow and has created a high avalanche concern. helicopters will look for clues of skis or a jacket. >>reporter: search and rescue crews went to the top of mount junot to conduct a grid search on foot. >> we will probe and look for clues. >> rescue crews know that carson may was trying to make it to the employee locker room and they know that he started at the top of the mountain. they are focusing on the path between those points. >> we have been through that area but we thought we better do a methodical search to find his clues to his last place. >>reporter: it is popular with backcountry skiers and boarders.
we hope to find him. >>reporter: that area is below we are his cell phone was last ping. >> his cell phone at the time was not enabled for gps. >> 's friends say he is an experienced skier and it gives them hope he is alive. 6:04 in reno welcomes a new soccer team to the aces ballpark. it does not have an identity. since the announcement that we know what have a usl soccer team in the spring of 2018, a flight of 3000 names came in and it has been narrowed down to the top six. they are we know fc, or fc we know, we know silver fc, reno city fc, reno united or reno 1868. these potential names are traditional when it comes to soccer and they were the most popular. it is now up to the fans to choose the name for the soccer team. >> excited to have these names. they represent what our
has been our vision, to build a franchise with the community vision behind it. >> there will be a two week window to vote starting at 10:00 and one the final name is chosen, it will be announced in mid february. the link to vote is on our website at mynews4.com. the bill for holding off for day legislative session last month to lure carmaker ferriday future to nevada is larger than 12 cleared tax breaks for tesla. officials expect the total to be $250,000 and printing costs and travel reimbursements. the session costs nearly twice as much as a special session in 2014 to lure tesla. the reason the session lasted longer, even though ferriday's incentive package was smaller, are concerns about water use and bond financing. lawmakers approved $250 million
authorized $120 million in infrastructure improvements at the apex industrial park in north las vegas. seven minutes after the hour on your tuesday. new trash cans are being delivered in sparks and are causing confusion. we are joined in the studio to look at what you need to know about these new trash carts. >>reporter: the new trash can being passed out looks like the current ones that nevadans already have. their recycling carts and they are green cards with blue lids. officials started them at the top of the year and it will take till january. them 28,000 carts to hand out. the most important thing, do not get rid of your current trash cans. the new ones are only for recyclable items. you can only use the card provided by waste management to recycle and throw out trash and you don't need to rinse out your recyclables. liquids and loose foods cannot
officials want to stress if you use the card for trash, you were received two mornings before dean -- before being charged for contamination. i asked officials why they implement that now. they said they are leaning -- leading the way to a greener sparks. >> it helps us go along with the times. cities had recycling since the late 1990s and reno implemented it in 2014. it was a wonderful success and sparks had consist truants for it and they voted to implement the program in their community. >> this is attached to all of the carts with answers to your questions and transfer station, landfill and recycling locations. we will have the information on the website at mynews4.com. in 30 minutes, we will break down the items that can go in the single stream card and which items go in your regular card. in honor of the martin luther king, jr. holiday, many northern nevadans gave that to
dozens of students gave up their last day of winter break to help out at various local nonprofit organizations. more than 80 students volunteered. some helped pat boxes for hungry families and others worked with children. students said they would not have picked another way to spend their final day of their break before the spring semester starts. >> it is a big thing to be here. people are getting ready for class or shopping and i would rather be here. it means a lot to me. >> another event took place at the martin luther king, jr. memorial park and dozens from the academy spent the day teaming up with the truckee meadows park foundation. they conducted a bio blitz. dozens of protesters brought traffic to a halt on the bay bridge and san francisco, yesterday. the black lives matter group lined up along the westbound lanes of the bridge,
they appeared to chain-link the vehicles together as they held signs and marched. the bridge was closed for several minutes and utility workers and police officers came to cut the chains and told the vehicles. the protesters were placed in handcuffs. socal gas expects a natural gas leak to be filled by late february, if not sooner. relief work is ahead of schedule. methane gas has been spewing into the atmosphere since october of last year and emissions have decreased by 60% from peek out put, which occurred in late november. coming up, calling for uber may take on a whole new meaning. we have details on the newest service goober plans to offer. you may think twice before sending packages to family and friends.
hikes. good morning. on kimberly waived here at nevada humane society. with me is mellow. she is 12 years old. even though she is a senior, she is happy as can be and looking for a calm, quiet home. she wants to relax and take naps in the sun and hang out on your lap. she is available at the nevada humane society in reno. you can view the pet center website at nevada humane society.org or come visit in person. speaking of nevada humane society, reno dodge presents the humane society with a $25,000 check this morning. the donation should help the organization with the mission of helping animals find loving
families for homeless pets.
are, will present the check to the dealership today at 10:30. the 62 richest people have collectively as much wealth as the 3.6 billion people who make up the bottom half of the world's population. there's according to a new report from forbes annual list of billionaires and credit squeeze has a global wealth databook. in 2010, it took 388 ultrareligious individuals
to own that portion of wealth. the top 1% or more than everyone else combined. u.s. postal service combines rate hikes for services. list of companies raising the shipping prices, and starting sunday, the prices of priority mail and priority mail express will go up. priority mail increases 9.8% in the faster priority mile express -- mail express jumps up 14.4%. the new prices represent the first price increase in more
let me call might goober may take on another meaning. uber is said to be partnering with a airbus on a test program to provide helicopter rides on demand. helicopter rides. according to manageable.com, and uber spokesperson said the trial run will take place at the sundance film festival later this month. prices were not revealed. i imagine they cost more than $7 uber driver. netflix to make a special effort to produce families for -- produce shows for families and children's. it will be led by a premier remake of the popular full house. the chief content officer said there is not enough programming for children and families on traditional tv and this service is in the fourth season of making original content. the secret of a lab called google ex-is making a new name
represents the 3d yellow x and it is known mostly for investing in technologies that directors believe will shape the future. x has placed bets on driverless cars, wi-fi balloons and drones and even robotics. it's separated from google last year, part a lot -- part of a larger restructuring and google separated the search and mid -- search engine business from an umbrella company called alphabet to oversee them. let's send things over to madison corney for look at your tuesday forecast. things are changing? take a look at this. yesterday's high reach 34 degrees and we are expected to top out at that today. above average for the -- for this time of year. a morning low of 39 degrees as well above average and usually in the mid-20s. right now, we sit at 39 degrees with partly cloudy skies and no wins to speak of.
we have high winds moving in. live doppler radar, rain showers are in fallon and we see things clear for reno and sparks. that will change. as we put futurecast in motion at 9:00 a.m., we see snow along the sierra and then we have heavy rainfall across far western nevada and snow in eastern nevada by the early afternoon. rain showers ourselves in las vegas and it is a fast-moving system. the effects will be seen this morning.. in eastern nevada we look to top out in the upper 30s to lower 40s with freezing fog and that will clear out by 10:00 a.m. we will see light winds in eastern nevada and west into fallon, daytime highs are in the mid 50s and the wind gusts upwards of 25 miles per hour and increasing around the lake with a lake wind advisory taking effect at 10:00 this
upwards of 30 miles per hour with wave heights 3-5 feet and a mix of rain and snow at lake level. here's a look at carson city, looking to top out at 52 degrees. gusty conditions and washoe valley, vehicles have problems with gusting upwards of 60 miles per hour. the valley floor, looking to top out at upper 40s to mid 50s and overnight lows, upper 20s to lower 30s and above average for this time of year. by noon, we look to see rain showers across far western nevada. we have break and compared to what we talked about before, we are looking to see a break on wednesday and thursday. thursday, quite a bit of cloud cover and the next system rolls in friday night into saturday and you can see another 80%
saturday morning with a break on the weekend. above average daytime highs sticking around throughout your work week. still to come, social media panic. have you tried logging onto twitter overnight? you were not the only one who had a problem getting on. here is a look at flight delays. we have a 45 minute delay in san francisco this morning. elsewhere, things are smooth
the caucus is 13 days away. what happens if hillary clinton and donald trump lose? we will get into that. on one of the coldest days of the year, alice is tracking a major snowstorm targeting about 50 million people in this country later this week. 's reality sinking in? we will catch up with john and lisa robinson, days after they revealed their winning power ball ticket to the world. those stories and chelsea handler when we start this tuesday morning, here on today. the today show starts in about 35 minutes. across eastern europe, and icy plunge to celebrate a brisk negative 5 degrees outside. they took the icy dip into the frozen lake and up priest blessed the faithful. in sochi, thousands gathered to watch divers into the black sea. swimming and icy waters is a
sad news, trend -- glenn frey, founder of the eagles, has passed away. glenn frey died in new york city after fighting roman toward -- rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and pneumonia. he was 67 years old. the family would like to thank everyone who joined glenn frey to fight his fight and hoped and prayed for his recovery, up until his passing. glenn frey, one of the founding members of the eagles. a wonderful musician. he came to reno a few times as the eagles performed. my wife and i saw him perform. man, they didn't skip a beat. they were a lot older than in their heyday. but, they still sounded awesome. >> 2016 has not been a good year, so far, four deaths. >> not a good start.
more on the passing of glenn frey on the today show in about half an hour. trending today, social media panic. after a few hours of social media panic, twitter appears to be back up and running. it went down for a few hours this morning. users attempting to access the site got messages warning that the network was overcapacity. or, suffering from internal area -- error. service started up again. search functions and a lot of people were chatting about this online, saying that maybe they are trying to expand the links for a tweet and that is what they were doing. break from twitter. >> there you go, specially come overnight. we want to tell you about something exciting at news 4. new website going live this it will bring a brand-new mobile experience to you.
check out3 sparks you may have had a new trash cart if you live in sparks, you may have had a new trash cart delivered. we will tell you about the difference to what you already have. >> reno says thank you. we know is said to get its own soccer team. we will tell you about the choices for a name. more coming up on tuesday,
good tuesday morning, everyone. welcome to the last half-hour of news 4 today. i'm samantha boatman. >> i'm bill franklin. we will get you going on this 19th day of january. >> i spent time with my mom. we are getting everything ready in the nursery and the baby will be here in less than three months. the last 12 weeks will fly by, i imagine. >> when the baby is born, the rest of it will fly by. take my word for it. enjoy. we will check in with madison for a decent morning start and things will change. we have system rolling into bring rain and snow to the higher elevations. the bill for holding a four-day special legislative session to work carmaker ferriday to nevada is larger than the one for tesla. officials expect the total to be about $250,000.
as much as the session for tesla. the recent session lasted longer even though the incentive package was smaller. concerns about water use in bond financing throughout the session. lawmakers approved $250 million in tax breaks for ferriday and authorized infrastructure improvements at the apex industrial park in north las vegas. we know welcomes a new soccer team. it doesn't have an identity, yet. since the announcement that reno would have a usl soccer team starting in spring of next year, a flood of 3000 names came from fans. that list has been narrowed down to the top six. they are we know fc or fc reno, reno silver fc, reno city fc, reno united or reno 1868. these potential names are on the traditional side and the most popular. it is up to the fans to choose
soccer team. >> very excited to have these final names that represent what our community asked for and that has been our vision, to build a franchise with the community vision behind it. >> there will be a two week window to vote, starting at 10:00 a.m. one the final name is chosen, it will be announced break the link is in our website at mynews4.com. rack how about the kickers? [laughter] if you live in sparks, you may have noticed waste management delivering new trash cans that look like your old one. alexandria cannito joins us to tell more. >>reporter: the new cards look like the current trash cans, but they are single stream recycling carts. they are green cards with blue lids, not like your trash can. officials started distributing them at the beginning of the year and it will take until the end of january.
out. unlike the can do already have, they are different. for trash, here are things that can go in the trash cart. food, broken got -- bloke in glass, diapers and pet waste. no electronic waste. things that can go in the recycling cart our paper and cardboard, empty glass bottles and jars and empty aluminum, tin and steel cans. you don't need to rinse them out. things you cannot put into the recycling cart our food, clothing and diapers. i asked officials what residents at should do if they have extra waste bags and they said you can get rid of the extra trash. >> they can go in the container. of customers have additional bags that don't fit, they should use one of the orange stickers they received the past week.
worker welcome back. a developing story. the search begins the fifth day for missing ski instructor at california's sugar bowl ski resort. there is no sign of 23-year-old carson may and he may have been on the mountain for six days, as he was last seen skiing while off duty thursday afternoon. this friends reported him missing friday morning. 's belongings were discovered in his locker at the ski resort. a
the search party of more than 43 people face big challenges looking for him. >> there are avalanches all over this mountain. the weather has been tremendously hampering our search efforts. >> his friends say he is an experienced skier and experienced out corpsman. if they have hope he is still alive. let's take a peek outside. we mention the avalanche dangers. unstable conditions are out there with snow and warmer weather and accumulations of more snow. yesterday, they were talking about rain being helpful, but not if it is followed by snow. we are looking at more snow today with the winter storm warning that just took effect this morning. it is an active pattern out there and we will look at the current temperatures, and we are sitting at the 30s. 444 gardnerville. these are all above average lows.
rain showers in the fallon area murder -- moving east and snow showers in the sierra that will continue. we are watching this fast- moving low-pressure system moving in to stick around throughout your day. here are some weather alerts. the winter storm warning is in effect through midnight tonight with 6-12 inches of snow above 6000 feet. as we moved east, a lake wind advisory for lake tahoe takes effect at 10:00 this morning and we will see gusty conditions with far western nevada looking at gusting upwards of 65 miles per hour. a regular wind advisory takes effect at noon and will remain through 7:00 tonight. for reno and sparks, 54 degrees above average and rain on the valley floor. we will take a look at the 7
let's see how your tuesday morning commute is shaping up. good morning, trooper duncan. >>reporter: with weather here and there, we are looking create -- clear and crash free with nothing to report. we have chain controls and ed east and west bound. chain or four-wheel drive controls are in place with the exception of highway 50. i touched on this earlier. if you are making a longer drive, and if you have hazardous weather or high winds, snow or ice, your body will operate at a higher state of awareness than normal conditions. you will fatigue sooner. if
you are driving in these conditions, plan ahead with more time. keep your seat belts on and cell phones off.
topping financial [bells ringing] how is this for a change? 13 minutes into the ballgame on opening day in wall street and we are up 127 points after an awful start to 2016, so far
in the first 10 days of trading. there are some of the stories making financial headlines. the home builders association will release the marketing index for january. iran plans to increase oil production by 500,000 barrels per day, now that sanctions have been listed under landmark nuclear deal. the deputy oil minister said the islamic republic is determined to take market share, which plunged after the sanctions were imposed in 2012.
that iran has met all the commitments under the agreement, prompting the lifting of sanctions. the governor of puerto rico said if congress does not act soon there, the u.s. will face a humanitarian crisis under its own flag. it's debt crisis is so bad that puerto rico can no longer pay its bills. the senior government official said there no longer paying the vendor that -- the vendor that supplies prisoner food and they are delayed more than $100 million in tax refunds. two a public -- two republican bills attempted to address the issue. they offer financial assistance and bankruptcy protection. paul ryan vowed congress would do something to help puerto rico by the end of march. 6:45 is the time a dow jones is up 134. let's toss it to madison. we have a storm rolling in
throughout the workweek. yesterday's high was 54, above average. we are usually at the mid-40s and the morning low yesterday is above average at 39 and we look to see the same trend overnight into tomorrow. right now, we are sitting at 49 with partly cloudy skies and no wind but that will change. we have gusty winds on the way. live doppler radar shows far western nevada clear but fallon has rain showers m ming east and snow showers hitting the sierra. futurecast shows more at tv and by 9:30, we have snow along the sierra spilling into western nevada by 11:00 or noon. we see snow moving out and we expect rain showers down south in las vegas. quite inactive weather pattern. eastern nevada has the possibility for freezing fog but clearing out by 10:00 with
40s. above average daytime highs with gusty conditions upwards of 25 miles per hour and rain in the valley floors with warmer daytime highs. a mix of rain and snow with a lake wind advisory taking effect and remaining throughout the day with gusty conditions and wave heights on lake tahoe between three and 5 feet. carson city, gusting upwards of 45 miles per hour and more windy and rainy conditions up towards susanville and sutcliffe with daytime highs in the mid-40s-low 50s. spanish brings may had 52 and the reno sparks valley floor in the upper 40s to mid 50s. sun valley a 53 -- at 53. there is a look at the extended forecast with a break in the storm system and another system making its way in by friday and
outrage grows over the water crisis in flint, michigan. the mayor is going to washington to push the white house for help. michigan's governor is poised to give the state of the state address and is expected to be greeted by protesters enraged by the crisis. >>reporter: [chanting] angry protesters in flint, michigan are calling for the rest of governor rick snyder ask the residents cope with lead contaminated water flowing in their homes. it started in april 2014. the state temporarily switched the city's water source to the notoriously dirty flint river. it was a cost-saving measure while they built a new supply line. the water was found to be highly corrosive and flowed through service lines made of lead carrying but noxious element into homes. the water source was switched
to the pipes was done. the national guard is now handing out clean water and president obama declared a federal the end saturday. much more is needed, they say. >> the state of emergency gives a $5 million cap. the president has already signed for it. they would have submitted for a disaster declaration, we could have gotten the $96 million, or more. >>reporter: the crisis is sparking outrage. >> what i did, is demanded the resignation of the governor. a man who acts that in power. >>reporter: snyder responded, only distracts from solving the foot water crisis. the alleged that federal laws it. the taliban has claimed responsibility for a suicide
at a checkpoint on the outskirts of the pakistani city of peshawar. suicide bomber riding a motorcycle blew himself up at the checkpoint. 21 people were wounded in the blast and peshawar is on the edge of pakistan's volatile tribal regions, stronghold of the caliban. officials said the dead included four police officers and seven civilians, including two children and a local journalist. debate over firearms in gun- free zones continues. a georgia lawmaker proposes what some call a shocking compromise. the bill would allow electro shock weapons like tasers on college campuses in the state. college campuses in georgia are supposed to be gun-free zones but lawmakers have tried to allow college students to carry handguns. this bill is seen by some is finding good middle ground. the response to the proposal is mixed among students and lawmakers. will keep you posted. texas authorities expect to
transfer for affluenza teen ethan couch to adult court. the teenager is in mexico. his mother has been extradited to the u.s. they fled across the border late last year with fears that he would be found in violation of probation. despite killing four people in a drunk driving accident, ethan couch only received probation after his lawyers argued that his wealthy upbringing left him unable to distinguish right from wrong. representatives from mothers against drunk driving will be present. here is a look at your flight delays. we still have about a 45 minute delay out of san francisco. weather is hitting the california coast this morning and will make its way to our area.
to talk about his time and the intense competition. footloose is coming to town. alex cannito will have a preview of the the excitement at the el dorado. more coming up in less than five minutes. thank you. let's go to final forecast. we have quite inactive pattern and the opposite of what we saw yesterday. we kept up with dry conditions in reno and sparks but we will see rain in the afternoon and then snow at the higher elevations. it is a little different than what we talked about yesterday. we have or break wednesday- thursday but cloudy conditions thursday ahead of the next system. friday and saturday, the next one is rolling in with above average daytime highs all week. >> it sounds like it could be a big one? >> it is looking like we could see maybe even a couple of feet of snow in the sierra. >> loving it.
the "today sho . good morning. it's on. polling is strong in iowa and new hampshire. bernie sanders gets ready for the long haul against hillary clinton. >> two corinthians, 317.
that's the whole ball game. >> and donald trump appearing before evangelicals says he's about to get a major endorsement later today. who will it be? >> bouncing back.