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Friendship and group effort are the Bonfire Set's operating modes. A wall of folk-pop vocals with most members singing sets the nostalgia-inducing sound -- supported by a harmonious mix of guitars , piano from Kirsten Crom and violin from Denise Julian.
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If you don't like the fact that term-limited council members in Reno can't run for mayor, you might want to know that there exists a committee -- it meets every Thursday, in fact -- that could change that.
Tribune photo by Garrett Valenzuela -- Mella Harmon is the new executive director of the Sparks Heritage Museum and Culture Center.
The Peppermill Resort Spa Casino today announced a partnership with Ultimate Gaming to offer online poker play at the Peppermill's Reno property as well as the company's other properties, Western Village Inn & Casino in Sparks and three hotel-casinos in Wendover near the Utah line.
Three weeks after a man shot and killed a squatter in his residence in Sparks, police are still declining to release the shooter's name pending investigation.
The intended route through Rosewood Lakes remains the most feasible and affordable option for the next phase of the Southeast Connector road, the Regional Transportation Commission argues in an analysis recently submitted to the federal government.
The second annual Roadmap to Homeownership Event takes place from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 5 in the Ponderosa Room at John Ascuaga's Nugget, 1100 Nugget Ave., Sparks.
For Roman Catholics Ash Wednesday mass marks the beginning of Lent - a period of time that last about 40 days leading to Easter.
A Washington man died on Interstate 80 after driving recklessly at speeds of more than 90 mph Monday, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
A man suspected of sex crimes against a child in Shasta County, California, was arrested Tuesday afternoon near Pyramod Lake.
Starting Wednesday, northbound traffic will be blocked on Greg Street in Sparks from the Interstate 80 overpass to Larkin Circle.
Q: "My friend ... from Pyramid Lake posted this awful image on Facebook. He found it at the Yellow Submarine sub shop in Sparks, Nevada.
Tribune photo by Garrett Valenzuela -- Flu vaccinations in nasal and injection form were given at no cost Tuesday in Sparks targeting young and middle-aged adults, which have shown a spike this flu season.
Genco will hold a hiring event on Thursday for up to 50 swing shift and weekend warehouse workers.
The program is run by the Community Services Agency in collaboration with students from the University of Nevada, Reno's College of Business.