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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021.

An image of indigenous students gathered in a gymnasium, holding signs that read "Honor Us," and "We are still here"
David Calvert / The Nevada Independent

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.

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Joe Bradshaw / Bureau of Land Management

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.

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Daniel Clark / The Nevada Independent

Here are the morning news headlines for Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.

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Courtesy / Utah Department of Environmental Quality

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021.

An image of a member from Sparks Fire administering a COVID-19 vaccine.
Lucia Starbuck / KUNR Public Radio

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021.

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Courtesy / Placer County

Here are the local news headlines for Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021.

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Paul Boger / KUNR Public Radio

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.

Two signs, outdoors. There is a slight fisheye distortion. One blue sign reads, “Washoe County Administration, Health District, Building B,” with an arrow pointing to the right. A yellow sign reads, “Washoe County Health District Testing,” with an arrow p
Lucia Starbuck / KUNR Public Radio

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021.

KUNR Today: City Of Reno To Require COVID Vaccine For Employees, Elko Hospital Near Capacity

Sep 27, 2021
An image of a woman in military gear receiving a COVID-19 vaccine from a medical professional.
Courtesy / Department of Defense

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Monday, Sept. 27, 2021.

An image of a solitary firefighter holding a chainsaw, looking up at giant trees in front of her.
Courtesy Joe Bradshaw / Bureau of Land Management

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Friday, Sept. 24, 2021.

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Courtesy National Renewable Energy Laboratory / U.S. Dept. of Energy

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021.

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Senator Claire McCaskill / Creative Commons, CC BY-ND 2.0

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021.

Idaho entered crisis standards of care Thursday, becoming the first state in the region to do so.

An image of textbooks sitting on a desk in a classroom.
Alexa Ard / KUNR Public Radio

Here are the local news headlines for Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.

Most kids around the country are back in classrooms by now, but this school year isn't quite the return-to-normalcy that everyone had hoped for. Covid-19 cases are surging again, and many school districts have already closed due to outbreaks. Others are offering remote learning options.

Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect Idaho's decision on Thursday to expand "crisis standards of care" statewide.

A couple of weeks ago, Ed Crosby’s brother-in-law suffered a bad fall in North Idaho. He was airlifted to the region’s biggest hospital, the 330-bed Kootenai Health in Coeur D’Alene. He needed intensive care, but when he got there he had to wait.

An image of UNR President Brian Sandoval wearing a mask while standing outside with other faculty members.
Courtesy / University of Nevada, Reno

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021.

A graphic of Washoe County’s COVID-19 risk meter. The dial is pointing to the “Very High” rating.
Courtesy / Washoe County

Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.

A man is dressed head-to-toe in protective gear. He is spraying a golf cart down with industrial cleaning disinfectant inside of a golf card storage facility.
Courtesy of Bio Sealed for NNBW

Here’s the latest business news from around Northern Nevada, with Business Beat from the Northern Nevada Business Weekly.

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