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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Thousands of people come to Reno and Sparks every year for Hot August Nights, from dozens of states.

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  2. Officer-involved hit-and-run motorcycle crash injures oneRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... Street. Officer Tim Broadway confirmed that the Nevada Highway Patrol was able to locate the truck on C Street in Sparks. The vehicle is unoccupied, and NHP is still attempting to locate the suspect. Traffic is being delayed in the area, as I-80 is ...

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  3. Officers Say They're Ready for Crowds at Hot August NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Managing events like Hot August Nights can be challenging, but officers with the Sparks Police Department say they are ready for the crowds.

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  4. Sparks Man Competent for Trial in Trespass KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    A judge has found a 73-year-old Sparks man competent to stand trial for murder in the fatal shooting of an unarmed trespasser the former school teacher insists was justified under Nevada's "stand your ground" law.

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  5. Hot August Nights Drag Races Roaring Through SparksRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    The smell of rubber will fill the air as the drag races and burnouts return to the Sparks Nugget for its 4th consecutive year.

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  6. Tesla signs Panasonic deal for up to $291M initial Gigafactory investment, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... It still is not clear which state the Gigafactory will call home - at least three sites are being considered - with Sparks, Nevada, as the most recent contender . The Reno Gazette-Journal reported over the weekend that work on a site at the ...

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  7. Visitors Bring Their Classic Car PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTVN Reno

    The sights and sounds of Hot August Nights are quickly taking over in Reno and Sparks.

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  8. Thousands Check in for Hot August NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTVN Reno

    Before the classic cars of Hot August Nights cruise the streets of Reno and Sparks, their owners need to wait in the check in line at the Grand Sierra Resort.

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  9. Tesla signs Panasonic deal for up to $291M initial Gigafactory investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... . It still is not clear which state the Gigafactory will call home - at least three sites are being considered - with Sparks, Nevada, as the most recent contender .

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  10. Patriots' Luncheon celebrates military and benefits Veterans Guest HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... House is a "home away from home" for United States military service veterans receiving medical treatment in the Reno-Sparks area. The event will take place at the Air National Guard Base, near Reno-Tahoe International Airport, July 29 at 11:30 a.m. ...

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  11. Tesla Gigafactory may be popping up in Nevada, or notRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    Each new report about where Elon Musk will place his Gigafactory battery plant sparks a round of speculation about the strategy and future of Tesla Motors Inc. The latest report as to where Tesla will build the $5 billion battery factory? That the little town of Sparks, Nev., just outside of Reno, may have landed it -- or maybe it hasn't.

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  12. Tesla signs Panasonic deal for up to $291M Gigafactory investment, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... . It still is not clear which state the Gigafactory will call home - at least three sites are being considered - with Sparks, Nevada, as the most recent contender .

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  13. Lawyer State lagging in mental health transportsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Big News Network.com

    ... enior Correctional Officer Glenn Nutter at Lake's Crossing, Nevada's only maximum-security mental health facility, in Sparks, Nev., on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013. (Cathleen Allison/Las Vegas Review-Journal)

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  14. First responders rescue man from river at Rock ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KRNV-TV Reno

    A scary situation unfolded at Rock Park in Sparks on Monday. First Responders were called out for a river rescue at around 2:45 p.m. when a man dove into the Truckee River head first and hit a rock.

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  15. Elon Musk's Gigafactory may be popping up in Nevada - or notRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    Each new report about where Elon Musk will place his Gigafactory battery plant sparks a round of speculation about the strategy and future of Tesla Motors Inc. The latest report as to where Tesla will build the $5 billion battery factory? That the little town of Sparks, Nevada, just outside of Reno, may have landed it - or maybe it hasn't.

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  16. Panasonic reportedly investing in Tesla's U.S. battery 'Gigafactory'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | VentureBeat

    ... y and politically valuable. The company has yet to announce where the Gigafactory will be built - but reports suggest Sparks, Nevada may be a leading candidate.

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  17. Tesla's Gigafactory Intrigue Builds As Speculators Bet On A Nevada LocationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Forbes.com

    ... east of Reno, Nev. just might be the home to Tesla's 10-million-square-foot Gigafactory. It turns out that a site in Sparks, Nev. has recently been visited by 50 large earth movers , according to Jalopnik. Access has been guarded by folks who are ...

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  18. Charles Russell art fetches millions at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | KTVN Reno

    ... the estimated price. The Golden Rooster that spent a half century at John Ascuaga's Nugget hotel-casino in nearby Sparks sold for $234,000. The 14-pound sculpture made of 18-karat gold was unveiled at the Nugget in 1958. More than 650 registered ...

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  19. Mary Ann BeckwithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are her mother; two daughters and a son: Amy Beth Robison, Katie Ann Beckwith and Allan R. Beckwith Jr., all of Altoona; four grandchildren Zoi, Brenden, Tanner and Maddox Beckwith, all of Altoona; two brothers: Charles E. Wildes and wife, Margie, of Centerville, Ohio, and Richard R. Wildes and wife, Johnna, of Sparks, Nev.; four nephews: ... (more)

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  20. Downtown Businesses and Casinos Get Ready for Hot August NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KTVN Reno

    Local businesses are getting ready for an event-packed week in the Reno-Sparks area.

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