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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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1 hr ago | KRNV-TV Reno

Suspect identified in Sparks shooting

UPDATE: 1:57 p.m., 8/21/14 RENO, Nev. -- Investigators have identified the Sparks shooting suspect as Luis Alberto Machado from Carson City.

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6 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Man in Custody After Firing Nearly 100 Shots from Motel 6 Balcony

A man was arrested Thursday morning after police say he fire nearly 100 shots from his Motel 6 balcony in Sparks.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Business Journal

Space-off: Outer space execs to face off at upcoming Seattle defense conference

Two of the three leading contenders to transport people to the International Space Station will be there, and it could be interesting to hear what they have to say about their programs .

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KRNV-TV Reno

SPD asks public's help in identifying stabbing suspect

UPDATE: 12:12 p.m., 8/20/2014 SPARKS, Nev. -- Sparks Police detectives are still investigating the incident where SPD says the suspect has not been identified, and detectives believe the suspect may have sustained an injury during the incident.

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KTVN Reno

Motorcycle Malfunction Causes House Fire

A Family in Sparks was able to make it out of their home safe after a fire started in their garage and spread to the attic.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

ABC News

Lawyer: Man Shot Trespasser He Thought Pointed Gun

A 73-year-old former schoolteacher facing a murder charge in the death of an unarmed trespasser should have his $2 million bail reduced dramatically because he poses no flight risk and opened fire in self-defense when he thought the man pointed a gun at him, his new defense attorney said.

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KTVN Reno

Sec. of Veterans Affairs Says Reno Director on Leave

McDonald is in Reno to address the 69th annual Blind Veterans Association National Convention at the JA Nugget in Sparks.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KOLO-TV Reno

Sparks Police Look for Attacker in Stabbing

Sparks police say about 10:45PM Sunday, August 17, 2014, they were called to a report of a stabbing in the area of Sparks Blvd. and Eagle Pass Road.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KTVN Reno

Child's Brief Disappearance Good Reminder for Parents to Keep Updated Information

Yesterday's disappearance of a 4-year-old South Reno girl is serving as a good reminder to make sure your child's information is up to date.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Sparks High School gets $50 thousand donation for technology upgrades

The back to school pep rally at Sparks High School had a little extra excitement today.

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KTVN Reno

Reno-Tahoe Int'l Airport Award Honors Gov. Brian Sandoval

From the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority: Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval was presented with the Chairman's Outstanding Service Award yesterday by the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority.

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KTVN Reno

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Now Available at Sparks City Hall

From the City of Sparks: The City of Sparks has installed four electric vehicle car charging stations in the main parking lot at Sparks City Hall, 431 Prater Way.

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KTVN Reno

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A local non-profit released the results of a 14 month study on health worker employment here in the Silver State.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Man arrested on suspicion of robbing two banks in Sparks

Sparks Police have made an arrest in connection to two bank robberies that have occurred in the last month.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Three area cases involve sex crimes against children

Area investigators are looking into three separate cases involving sex crimes against children.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Intersection of El Rancho and Oddie down to one lane

UPDATE: 10:05, 8/14/14 SPARKS, Nev. -- According to City of Sparks Public Works, the intersection of El Rancho and Oddie will be on "red flash" and down to one lane of traffic on all directions until Monday or Tuesday of next week as a result of a traffic accident.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Sparks Man In Custody For Sex Assault And Lewdness

A Sparks man has been arrested on multiple charges of sexual assault and lewdness with a child under the age of 14. The Washoe County Sheriff's Office Detective Division arrested Jose 46-year-old Antonio Guardado Wednesday, August 13, 2014 on 11 counts of Sexual Assault Against a Child Under the Age of 14 and 5 counts of Lewdness with a Child Under ... (more)

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

KTVN Reno

Sparks Police Search for Missing Man

Police believe 61-year-old Stephen Gillespie was last in the downtown Reno area around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning at the RTC bus station on 4th street.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Police Asking for Help Locating Sparks Man

Police say that Stephen Gillespie, a 61-year-old white male was taken into custody by Sparks police at approximately 1:45 a.m. after receiving reports that a possibly intoxicated subject was located on the 500 block of Sparks Blvd. Police transported Gillespie to Westcare, and he was released at 8 a.m. Gillespie is 5'8 and weighs approximately 150 ... (more)

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KTVN Reno

Washoe County Asks for More Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Washoe County has asked the state of Nevada for more medical marijuana dispensaries to be allowed in the county, and city of Reno.

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