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Sparks, Nevada is located in Washoe County. Zip codes in Sparks, NV include 89435, 89432, and 89434. The median home price in Sparks is $245,000 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More Sparks information.

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11 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Persons of Interest Identified in Shots Fired Case in Sparks

Police say they have identified two persons of interest in a case involving shots being fired at a full-size pickup truck earlier this month in Sparks.

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20 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

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Local businesses normally start small and grow from there. That's certainly true of a very small honey operation in Sun Valley that, after four years, produces enough to supply two stores that carry its product.

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Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

Officer-involved hit-and-run motorcycle crash injures one

A second crash on Interstate 80 has sent a police officer to the hospital. According to the Reno Police Department, a suspect driving a truck crashed into a motorcycle officer on Wednesday afternoon, then left the scene.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

KTVN Reno

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Thousands of people come to Reno and Sparks every year for Hot August Nights, from dozens of states.

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KTVN Reno

Officers Say They're Ready for Crowds at Hot August Nights

Managing events like Hot August Nights can be challenging, but officers with the Sparks Police Department say they are ready for the crowds.

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KTVN Reno

Sparks Man Competent for Trial in Trespass Killing

A judge has found a 73-year-old Sparks man competent to stand trial for murder in the fatal shooting of an unarmed trespasser the former school teacher insists was justified under Nevada's "stand your ground" law.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Hot August Nights Drag Races Roaring Through Sparks

The smell of rubber will fill the air as the drag races and burnouts return to the Sparks Nugget for its 4th consecutive year.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

KTVN Reno

Visitors Bring Their Classic Car Pride

The sights and sounds of Hot August Nights are quickly taking over in Reno and Sparks.

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KTVN Reno

Thousands Check in for Hot August Nights

Before the classic cars of Hot August Nights cruise the streets of Reno and Sparks, their owners need to wait in the check in line at the Grand Sierra Resort.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Patriots' Luncheon celebrates military and benefits Veterans Guest House

A special luncheon will feature patriots and the K9s for Warriors Program on Tuesday.

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Business Journal

Tesla signs Panasonic deal for up to $291M initial Gigafactory investment, report says

The lithium-ion batteries that Panasonic manufactures for Tesla Motors' Model S electric vehicles are shown here.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

First responders rescue man from river at Rock Park

A scary situation unfolded at Rock Park in Sparks on Monday. First Responders were called out for a river rescue at around 2:45 p.m. when a man dove into the Truckee River head first and hit a rock.

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Forbes.com

Tesla's Gigafactory Intrigue Builds As Speculators Bet On A Nevada Location

Ever since Tesla announced plans to build a $5 billion battery Gigafactory this past February, the company has kept everyone off balance as to exactly where, when and how it would pull off such a feat.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KTVN Reno

Downtown Businesses and Casinos Get Ready for Hot August Nights

Local businesses are getting ready for an event-packed week in the Reno-Sparks area.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Teen found mentally incompetent to stand trial for murdering brother

A teenage boy charged with killing his own brother has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial, at least for now.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Teen arrested after eluding officials

Reno Police arrested a man late Thursday night after responding to a call of an alleged sexual assault near Paradise Park.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KTVN Reno

Getting Healthier Food to the Needy

It's a sad paradox...too often the cheapest food for low income families, is the least healthy.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Operation Backpack loads up for school year

Volunteers of America's Operation Backpack is in full swing to help provide homeless youth in the Truckee Meadows with new backpacks and school supplies.

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KTVN Reno

Man Arrested for Eluding Police

Just before 6 p.m. police were called out to a home in 100 block of East Devere Way in Sparks on reports of an unwanted subject at the residence.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Vietnam Veterans: Fighting For Care, part 2

On Monday, News 4 brought you Part 1 of the two-part series, Vietnam Veterans: Fighting For Care.

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