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  1. Memorial Day weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Ethan, 9, Cooper, 7, Mara, 5 and Dalen Loukusa, 4 of Sparks wave American flags at the Memorial Day Parade in Virginia City Saturday. Fred Dutton and Bob Long drive a 1901 Oldsmobile as part of the 601 Vigilance Comittee Saturday in the Virginia City Memorial Day Parade.

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  2. Two killed in I-80 wreck involving wrong-way driver in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Two people were killed in a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver early Saturday on Interstate 80 in Sparks. The Nevada Highway Patrol says a pickup driven by a man with a male passenger was heading westbound in the eastbound lanes when it struck a car driven by a man with an adult female passenger near the Sparks Boulevard exit shortly after 3 a.m. The pickup driver and car passenger were pronounced dead at the scene, while the other two were taken to the hospital with critical life-threatening injuries.

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  3. Rough morning in Reno for prosecution in Burgarello trialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    A key witness for the State took the stand today in the murder trial of Wayne Burgarello. Al Lilla backed off of some of his initial statements made to detectives soon after the shootings of Cody Devine and Janai Wilson inside Burgarello's vacant duplex on H Street in Sparks.

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  4. Summer Salute Car Show returns to RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... veterans receiving medical treatment and for families of veterans who are receiving care at facilities in the Reno/Sparks, Nevada area. The Guest House is located within 10 miles of all major medical facilities and is immediately adjacent to the VA ...

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  5. Walton SmithRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    ... Wilbur, WV. Sonny is survived by his wife, Kay E. Hahn Smith; two daughters; Melissa Corbett and her husband, Theron, Sparks, NV, and Theresa Minnix and her husband, Dale, Issaquah, WA; three sisters, Karen Lambert, Parkersburg, Faye Davis, Hubbard, ...

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  6. Sparks man sentenced for unemployment theft schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

    A Sparks man was given a maximum sentence for theft in relation to unemployment fraud. Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that Kyle Gabelman, 32, of Sparks, was sentenced this week for theft in relation to unemployment fraud, a category "C" felony.

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  7. Things 2 Do This Holiday WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    ... Parade will be at noon on Saturday Christina Thomas not only knows the Paiute Language, she teaches it to classes in Sparks. And she'll be bringing the Paiute History and it's language to life at the Dangberg Ranch House Park in Minden at 10 a.m. ...

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  8. Sparks Police Arrest Man on Child Sexual Assault ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    Sparks Police officers say they have arrested a man on multiple charges of sexual assault involving children. Police say 35-year-old Christopher Lowry committed the alleged crimes over the last decade at several locations in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County.

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  9. Sparks Man Sentenced for Unemployment Insurance Theft SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    From Office of the Nevada Attorney General: Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that Kyle Gabelman, 32, of Sparks, was sentenced this week for theft in relation to unemployment fraud, a category "C" felony. His codefendant and mother, Drema Sue Smith, is expected to be sentenced for her role in the crime this June.

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  10. Reno water authority to need drought reserves by mid-JuneRead the original story

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    ... will be using drought reserves for the second summer in a row. Last summer was the first time in 20 years that Reno-Sparks officials had to use drought reserves. If the water authority is forced to use the backup water in mid-June, it will be ...

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  11. Office Closures for Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    From the City of Sparks: In honor of the men and women who have lost their lives fighting and defending our freedoms, Sparks City Hall will be closed on Memorial Day - Monday, May 25, 2015. Additionally, Sparks Parks & Recreation will be closed, including the Alf Sorensen Community Center and the Larry D. Johnson Community Center.

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  12. Reward offered for information related to armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Secret Witness is offering a $1,500 cash reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a convenience store at Pyramid and Tyler Way in Sparks. The incident took place on Thursday, May 21, at around 11:25 p.m. Those with any information relating to this crime, or the suspect, can remain anonymous by contacting the Secret Witness telephone hotline at 322-4900; leaving a tip at SPARKS, Nev.

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  13. Movin' on up: Census estimate pushes Las Vegas to 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... population of 613,599 according to the estimates released Thursday. Census estimates show the cities of Reno and Sparks grew by the same rate for a total of 236,995 and 94,708 in each respectively. North Las Vegas grew by 1.7 percent to 230,788 ...

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  14. Sparks Mini Mart Robbed Second Time in Two WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Sparks police are looking for the man who robbed a clerk at a mini-mart that was the target of another robbery in May. Shortly before midnight May 21, 2015, officers were called to the Kwik Serv at 2191 Pyramid Way. They were told that a man held a gun to the clerk and demanded money, leaving once he got it.

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  15. Sugar Salon & Medical Spa Offers Laser Tattoo RemovalRead the original story

    Friday | PR.com

    Sugar Salon & Medical Spa offers laser tattoo removal as a service at one of their two locations in Reno, NV. Tattoos are a common cosmetic addition in the Reno and Sparks community, but the team at Sugar Salon & Medical Spa understands that not all tattoos should be forever.

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  16. The VMC Group Acquires Majority Stake In Dynamic Certification LaboratoriesRead the original story

    Friday | PRWeb

    ... pleased to announce it has acquired a 51% control stake in Dynamic Certification Laboratories (DCL). Headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, DCL is a test and measurement company and a leading provider of shake table tests within the HVAC, medical and ...

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  17. Las Vegas Population GrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... population of 613,599 according to the estimates released Thursday. Census estimates show the cities of Reno and Sparks grew by the same rate for a total of 236,995 and 94,708 in each respectively. North Las Vegas grew by 1.7 percent to 230,788 ...

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  18. Census Population Estimates Push Vegas Up Spot to 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... population of 613,599 according to the estimates released Thursday. Census estimates show the cities of Reno and Sparks grew by the same rate for a total of 236,995 and 94,708 in each respectively. North Las Vegas grew by 1.7 percent to 230,788 ...

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  19. Bloomingdale-based VMC Group acquires majority stake in Nevada testing companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    ... percent, said Chief Executive Officer John Wilson Jr. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. DCL, based in Sparks, Nev., provides testing facilities and services for equipment and installations that are subject to seismic performance ...

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  20. Reno jurors watch re-enactments of trespassers shot in Burgarello murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... duplex at the time. Burgarello is charged with open murder following the shootings that happened at 1032 H Street in Sparks. Prosecutor Bruce Hahn held up a cardboard sign that read: "Beware, we wait inside." There was a skull drown on the bottom of ...

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