William Gifford Reno Gazette Journal Published 9:37 PM EDT Jul 11, 2019 6:35 p.m. update: Forward progress has been stopped on the fire burning near Verdi, the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District said in a tweet. The fire, which has been named the Sunrise Fire, is estimated at 3 to 4 acres. Evacuations were canceled, according to TMFPD. Original story: The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District is responding to a wildfire in Dog Valley near Verdi, according to a TMFPD tweet this evening. Another TMFPD tweet says that voluntary evacuations are underway, and the public is urged to avoid the area. This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.