2023 Announcements


June 1, 2023

Washoe County Library Announces 2023 Summer Reading Challenge
The “All Together Now” Summer Reading Challenge runs June 1-July 31


Downtown Reno Library Announces Expanded Sunday Hours
New hours go into effect on Tuesday, May 30, 2023.

Sierra View Library Grand Reopening, Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Join us for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the branch at 3 p.m.


New Saturday Hours to Debut at Incline Village Library
New hours go into effect on Saturday, April 1, 2023


Updates on Multiple Drug Trafficking Cases
Sentencing and Guilty Pleas in Three Separate Prosecutions


May 26, 2023

Grand Jury Indictment
Case against Jose Flores-Montelongo moves forward

May 23, 2023

First Degree Murder Verdict
WCDA Secures Conviction in 2021 Fatal Shooting

May 19, 2023

Conviction in Domestic Battery Case
Defendant also found guilty of Child Abuse, Neglect, or Endangerment

May 17, 2023

Guilty Verdict Secured by WCDA
Robbery of a Person 60 Years or Older

May 16, 2023

Two convictions in sexual assault case
Santa Rosa hockey players found guilty

May 10, 2023

40-year Sentence Imposed on Sparks Man
Defendant Charged with Multiple Counts of Battery with a Deadly Weapon

May 8, 2023

Repeat Offender Found Guilty
Defendant Charged with Grand Larceny and Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

May 5, 2023

District Attorney’s Office Welcomes New Public Information Officer
Kendall Holcomb joins WCDA

May 4, 2023

WCDA Secures Guilty Verdict
Announces Result of Attempted Child Abuse and Solicitation Case

May 2, 2023

Sentencing in Sexual Assault Against a Child Under 14 Case
Defendant Sentenced to Life, Eligible for Parole in 18 Years


April 27, 2023

Man sentenced in attempted murder case
Defendant sentenced to 20 years in prison

Sentencing in Child Abuse Case
Defendant Given 12 Years in Prison

April 21, 2023

WCDA Secures Guilty Verdict in Domestic Violence Case
Defendant Fails to Appear on Last Day of Trial, Warrant Issued

First Degree Murder Sentencing
WCDA Secures Life Sentence Against Defendant Convicted of 2020 Murder

April 19, 2023

WCDA Secures Guilty Verdicts in Two Jury Trials
Cases involve charges of Robbery with a Deadly Weapon and Domestic Violence

April 18, 2023

WCDA Recap of Latest Trials
WCDA Releases Details of Five Sentencings

Second Degree Murder Sentencing
WCDA Secures Life Sentence Against Defendant Convicted of 2021 Murder and Armed Robbery

April 12, 2023

WCDA Sentencing Results in Drug Cases
WCDA Releases Details of Fentanyl and Methamphetamine Trafficking Sentences

April 7, 2023

Washoe County District Attorney’s Office Secures Guilty Verdicts
Releases Results of Two Sexual Exploitation Cases

April 3, 2023

Guilty Verdict in Recent Drug Trafficking Case
WCDA Releases Results of HIDTA Prosecution


First Degree Murder Case and Sentencing
WCDA Secures Life Sentence Against Defendants Convicted of 2021 Murder

WCDA Secures Verdicts in Pair of Jury Trials
Cases involving charges of assault with a deadly weapon and home invasion result in two separate guilty verdicts

March 14, 2023

Read the Director's Statement regarding the February 28 meeting of the Washoe County Commissioners and Drag Queen Story Time
Read the Library Director's statement on Drag Queen Story Time and the roles of the Library Board and Board of County Commissioners.

March 13, 2023

Recruitment Reopens for Washoe County Library System Board of Trustees
Applications accepted until 5 pm on Friday, March 31, 2023.


Jan. 30, 2023

Nevada State Parks Library Park Passes Available for Checkout at Washoe County Library
Washoe County residents will be able to c heck out passes from 12 participating library locations.

Jan. 27, 2023

Zoom ROOMs Now Available at Washoe County Library
Zoom ROOM phone booths and meeting rooms provide soundproof workspaces at multiple library locations.

Jan. 13, 2023

All Washoe County Libraries Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
All Washoe County Library locations will be closed Monday, January 16, 2023.

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