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4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
Nearly 1,000 people packed into the staging areas off Pyramid Way and Victorian Avenue braving "winterful" weather to have a wonderful Christmas Parade on Saturday December 7 in downtown Sparks.
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4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
Reno Mayor Bob Cashell and Sparks Mayor Geno Martini teamed up with Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada and the St. Vincent's program to give food to the less fortunate Wednesday morning.
14 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal
Upcoming events at or involving Craft Wine & Beer, 22 Martin St., www.craftreno.net, 775-622-4333: * From 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 11, Craft joins Hub Coffee Roasters, Old Granite Street Eatery and Sup to raise money for Awaken Inc.'s fight against local sex trafficking.
Three Northern Nevada men received federal prison sentences this week for child pornography convictions, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced.
HAYES: To Charles A. and Shelby F. of Reno, a son, Nov. 27, 2013. MARTINEZ-MENDEZ-SOTO-ORTIZ: To Sara Martinez-Mendez and Jorge L. Soto-Ortiz of Truckee, a son, Nov. 27, 2013.
An early holiday present has arrived for Reno: Another drop in the average price for a gallon of gasoline.
The Sparks City Council approved a contract with Q&D Construction in the amount of $9,165,013 to construct Phase 1 of the North Truckee Drain Realignment Project.
Tribune photo by Garrett Valenzuela -- The 27th annual Sparks Hometowne Christmas parade went off without a hitch despite cold temperatures and a light blanket of snow that covered downtown Sparks Friday evening.
On Thursday, the film and television division of the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority will hold a free workshop at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center along with Hollywood representatives and actor Jerry Mathers of the 1960s TV show, "Leave it to Beaver."
Through Friday, residents throughout Sparks and the Truckee Meadows can participate in the City's ninth annual "Can the Mayor" food drive to benefit the Food Bank of Northern Nevada by donating canned goods and other non-perishable food items for those who are less fortunate this holiday season.
Sparks police are looking for two men who robbed a Jackson's Food Mart at gunpoint early Monday morning.
Sparks Police are looking for a pair of men that robbed the Jackson's Food Mart in Sparks at gun point Monday morning.
From 1868 until 1984, more than 150 different newspapers have been published in Reno and 16 others have been published in Sparks.
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Air Quality Alert for Washoe County was issued at December 11 at 2:42PM PST