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  1. Guest editorial: County's commitment to early voting welcomedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... take advantage of those options and get out to the polls. Early voting has proven to be surprisingly popular in Reno-Sparks and in the rest of the state. In the 2012 General Election, there were about 111,000 voters who - out of 241,400 registered ...

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  2. High volume of drugs recovered for head shops on Washoe CountyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Almost $400,000 worth of items were seized by the Drug Enforcement Agency after raiding a Reno and Sparks smoke shop.

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  3. Shea s got driveRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    ... One of her muses is a speedometer expert. Another is Cambria Orr, a young parts specialist at Sierra Freightliner in Sparks who once took a shop class in hopes that she'd save money by learning to do her own auto repairs. Before long, she was in ...

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  4. Grant to help spur entrepreneurship in Reno areaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... a will lead to more opportunities for entrepreneurs and help them to create the jobs of our future right here in Reno-Sparks," said EDAWN president and CEO Mike Kazmierski in a press release.

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  5. Gaming Control Board wants no part in investigating people who wantaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Gaming Control Board wants no part in investigating people who want to get into Nevada's medical marijuana business on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/QiAQMB As we watch the medical marijuana industry getting set up with zoning and ordinances in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County, I've noticed an underlying concern.

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  6. Sparks Business, Reno Home Raided in Drug InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Lyon County deputies and the Drug Enforcement Agency have raided a Sparks business and a Reno home and confiscated hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of drugs.

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  7. $60K Worth of Drug Paraphernalia Taken From Sparks StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division served a search warrant to the Up in Smoke Hippie Store on Prater Way in Sparks, and to a resident on Gull Street in Reno, according to Sergeant Pope with the Lyon County Sheriff's Office. In total, ...

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  8. TMCC Hosts 'Be the Match' Event April 23-24Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KTVN Reno

    ... Nursing Association at Truckee Meadows Community College is hosting a Be the Match event, where residents of the Reno/Sparks community can join a registry to possibly one day help save the life of another person with a critical illness. According to ...

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  9. Drought spawns water conservation in Spanish SpringsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Sparks Tribune

    ... Home Depots nationwide will be hosting these seminars, Spanish Springs Store Manager William Ewer said Wednesday that Sparks residents endure seasons very differently from other parts of the country. "We have to play the season, and it is kind of a ...

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  10. Alcohol Suspected in Interstate AccidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    ... eastbound lanes of I-80, near the Rock Blvd. exit, just after 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night. Troopers say a 23-year-old Sparks man was driving his Jeep Cherokee at a high rate of speed, before losing control of his vehicle. At this point, they believe ...

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  11. Train kills Truckee woman wearing headphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... can cross from East River Street to access the popular trail. The train operators, who were traveling west from Sparks, Nev., to Roseville, saw the victim in their path, sounded the horn extensively, slowed the train and did what they could to avoid ...

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  12. Community Notification: Tier 3 Sex Offender Moves to RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KTVN Reno

    ... n, in addition to possible civil liability. The RSONU is a collaborative effort between law enforcement in Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County, to monitor and enforce the requirements set forth in the Nevada Revised Statutes for Registered Sex Offenders.

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  13. G3 Bankruptcy Fraud Investigator Discloses Findings of Insider Probe...Read the original story

    Wednesday | SBWire

    ... a In 1988, Jeanette and Martin Brooks founded Phoenix International Corporation, another successful MLM company (Sparks, Nevada). Phoenix is still a legend in the industry because the products were sold as weight loss and they tasted so good. In May ...

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  14. Sierra Nevada Corporation Ranked as One of "World's Top 10 Most...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... Nevada Corporation Space Systems. About Sierra Nevada Corporation Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), headquartered in Sparks, Nev., is one of America's fastest growing private companies based on its significant expansion and reputation for rapid, ...

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  15. Cougar golfers overcome windy conditions, win at Red HawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Daily Sparks Tribune

    ... District's Spring Break the previous two weeks, but they were back in action Tuesday at Red Hawk Golf Club in north Sparks. Spanish Springs won the first two HDL tournaments of the spring season, both prior to Spring Break. The SSHS squad returned ...

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  16. All lanes open on Oddie Boulevard in SparksRead the original story

    Tuesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    A vehicle collision is blocking traffic on Oddie Boulevard at El Rancho Drive on Tuesday afternoon. According to the Sparks Police Department, there are no injuries in the crash, which occurred just after 3 p.m. Sparks PD is advising drivers to find an alternate route.

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  17. Vehicle collision blocking traffic on Oddie Boulevard in SparksRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KRNV-TV Reno

    A vehicle collision is blocking traffic on Oddie Boulevard at El Rancho Drive on Tuesday afternoon. According to the Sparks Police Department, there are no injuries in the crash, which occurred just after 3 p.m. Sparks PD is advising drivers to find an alternate route.

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  18. Upcoming Easter Egg Hunts, Church ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KTVN Reno

    ... the Easter Bunny, face painting, food and of course, egg hunts with prizes for all ages - including teens and adults! Sparks Nazarene Church is holding an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 19th at 9:30am at Oppio Park by Sparks Middle School, ...

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  19. Sparks Seeks Input on Ordinance to Improve Neighborhood AppearanceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The City of Sparks is working on a new ordinance that aims to improve and preserve the appearance of neighborhoods.

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  20. Ammunition shortage hits northern NevadaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... this shortage into perspective, we made calls to Sportsman's Warehouse here in Reno, Cabela's in Verdi and Scheels in Sparks. Between all three retailers, not a single box of .22-caliber ammunition is available for purchase.

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