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Mary H. Kennedy worked as an operator for Bell Telephone prior to retirement and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
The eight men helped fight off an attack in Afghanistan that lasted for about an hour and involved thousand of rounds of mortar and small-arm fire in 2002.
Looks like we have a wintry weekend on tap. And while Christmas shopping may be on a lot of lists, cuddling up with a book should be too.
The events start Friday, December 6 at 6:30pm when Mayor Geno Martini will light the city tree.
Sparks Police Department say all westbound lanes on Baring Blvd. from Sparks Blvd. to Sorenson are closed due to a broken water main.
Motorists are asked to avoid the area, a news release said. Westbound lanes on Baring from Sparks Boulevard to Sorensen have been closed.
Police are investigating an attempted robbery reported at Scooper's restaurant in Sparks where authorities first were told the suspect was dressed like Santa.
An effort to improve cooperation between the Reno and Truckee Meadows fire departments is underway.
After a lengthy public hearing, the Reno City Council supported the recommendations of the Reno Planning Commission to approve special use permits and variances for the Southeast Connector Phase 2 as long as certain conditions are met.
Katrina Stewart is a Sparks resident hoping to bring positive change to her community.
Hammered by a recession that stripped away critical tax revenue and drove down ridership, the transit system serving Reno-Sparks is beginning to recover as more people board the bus to get around.
RENO/SPARKS -- Veterinarians are urging people not to leave their pets outside amid sub-freezing temperatures.
I'll tell you up front that until this week, I had never put an egg in the microwave before, and to... Sparks police reports that northbound Sparks Boulevard from Whitney to Disc is not passable because of icy road conditions.
I'll tell you up front that until this week, I had never put an egg in the microwave before, and to... The city of Sparks reports that it will have its six plows out until 7:30 p.m. and that the plows will return at 4 a.m. Wednesday.