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  1. NHP search for semi involved in rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    UPDATE: 731 a.m. SPARKS, Nev. - All roads are open and the scene is clear at a rollover crash Friday morning, but NHP officials continue to search for a semi-truck that may not know it was a factor in the crash.

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  2. Wanted suspect arrested at Walmart in Damonte RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    A suspect wanted for burglary and other drug warrants was apprehended at the Damonte Ranch Walmart around 7 p.m. tonight. The Undercover Regional Crime Suppression Team -- which is comprised of Sparks and Reno police officers -- located the suspect's vehicle and followed him to the Walmart.

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  3. Nutrient Foods launches new facility in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... into Japan, Mexico and Korea as its first phase of worldwide expansion. "This is an exciting day for the Reno-Sparks community as we welcome to the region, Nutrient Foods, an advanced scientific nutritional foods research and manufacturing company ...

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  4. Ask Joe: Why can't little leaguers use city fields?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Baseball season is here and from the Ask Joe file, we have a question from a viewer tonight about who gets to play on which fields. Randall Daniels wrote in saying his son is a member of the Sparks Centennial Little League Junior program.

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  5. Help identify housing needs in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    The cities of Reno and Sparks and Washoe County receive state and federal funds for projects in low and moderate income neighborhoods. The three entities are asking citizens to join them at one of two public meetings to learn about how these funds have been used historically and to share perspectives on housing and community development needs in eligible neighborhoods.

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  6. Food Manufacturer Moves to Reno With Plans to Hire 300Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... the world of pervasive chronic disease through food is our ultimate mission." "This is an exciting day for the Reno-Sparks community as we welcome to the region, Nutrient Foods, an advanced scientific nutritional foods research and manufacturing ...

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  7. Police: Man Arrested in El Salvador for Sparks Double HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Sparks Police along with authorities in El Salvador have arrested a fugitive wanted in connection with a double homicide that happened in 2010. Sparks Police Luis Alejandro Menendez-Cordero "Apo" was arrested after an investigation between both police departments.

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  8. Nevada Angler Catches Potential World Record Spotted BassRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | California Game and Fish

    FLW Series angler Lou Ferrante of Sparks, Nevada, landed a 10.95-pound spotted bass during a competition at the Bullards Bar Resevoir in California on Saturday Feb. 21. If certified, Ferrante will hold the new IGFA spotted bass all-tackle world record. Co-angling with Joe Inama in the 19-boat event, it was only Ferrante's third time fishing at Bullards Bar.

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  9. Driving us crazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsReview.com

    ... place is overwhelmed. There is simply not enough DMV to take care of the 400,000 people who now live in Greater Reno Sparks, and our Legislature needs to acknowledge this reality, authorize however many millions it will take to build a bigger, ...

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  10. Carson City's population falls nearly 700Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Appeal

    ... that includes the former Ormsby County, was among those jurisdictions. Washoe County, meanwhile, with Reno-Sparks to the state capital's north, was estimated to have grown about 1 percent. Clark County, which includes Las Vegas, gained an estimated ...

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  11. Record Spot Was A Thrill For 74-Year-Old AnglerRead the original story

    Wednesday | BassFan.com

    ... type of thrill that very few of the millions of anglers in America will ever experience. The 74-year-old resident of Sparks, Nev. caught a gargantuan spotted bass from the Northern California impoundment while competing in a Great Basin Bassers ...

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  12. 2014: Tesla's Nevada gigafactory: Panasonic to invest 'billions of yen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... established Panasonic Energy Corporation of North America, a new manufacturing company of lithium-ion batteries, in Sparks, Nevada, where Tesla's gigafactory will be located. The gigafactory is expected to employ about 6,500 people. Tesla hopes to ...

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  13. Vernon A. ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RecordNET

    Vern was born in Stockton, CA to Arthur and Vera Paris. Vern passed peacefully surrounded by family in Sparks, NV.

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  14. Reno PD: Homicides up compared to last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    If you think there have been more killings in Reno-Sparks lately, you'd be right. Law enforcement says there has been an increase in homicides since the new year.

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  15. Suspects arrested in connection with Sparks armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    A man is behind bars in connection with an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven in Sparks, according to Sparks Police Department officials. Police said it took place shortly after 4 a.m. Monday morning in the 2200 hundred block of G Street.

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  16. 10 questions with Jim Dangle of 'Reno 911!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... York!" (It's all set in the New York, New York Casino in Las Vegas). Tom: I seriously considered flying up for the Sparks show and attending in the Lt. Dangle uniform, but we were busy editing season five and I was afraid I might seem "nuts." Just ...

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  17. Is Nevada ready for the aging boom? It's coming quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Kathleen Wilder kisses her husband, Harold, at their Sparks home. Harold suffered a stroke in 2002 that left him partially paralyzed and unable to talk.

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  18. Sparks Murder Suspect Arrested in El SalvadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOLO-TV Reno

    A member of a notoriously violent gang wanted for a 2010 double murder in Sparks has been arrested in El Salvador. The hunt for the man known as "Apo" began after a shooting at a party in an El Rancho Drive apartment November 20, 2010.

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  19. Nevada Legislature: GOP rift continues over bond rollover, prevailing wage billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Nevada Appeal

    ... object to. The battle for control of the caucus surfaced following the November election after Ira Hansen of Sparks was ousted as Speaker amid charges he wrote racist columns for a Sparks newspaper years ago. Assemblywoman Michele Fiore of Las Vegas ...

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  20. RTC seeks public input for station designRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... near Evans Avenue and 4th Street. The 4th Street/Prater Way Bus RAPID Transit Project connects downtown Reno and Sparks with enhanced bus service, accessible sidewalks, and bike lanes. The project will help people better connect to economic and ...

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