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  1. Man bound and robbed at gunpoint in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Police are looking for a man they say entered a Sparks warehouse on Thursday and robbed a victim at gunpoint.

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  2. Man bound and robbed at gunpoint in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Police are looking for a man they say entered a Sparks warehouse last night and robbed a victim at gunpoint.

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  3. Things 2 DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    It's Labor Day Weekend the last long weekend of the summer and there will be no shortage of Things 2 Do! From the Best in the West Rib Cook-off in Sparks to the Numaga POW Wow in Hungry Valley to the Paddle Boat races on Lake Tahoe.

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  4. Sparks police cleared in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Two Sparks police officers were justified when they fatally shot a woman who pointed a gun at them at her home near an elementary school, Washoe County District Attorney Dick Gammick said in a report released Thursday.

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  5. Man Bound and Robbed Inside Sparks Warehouse; See Surveillance PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Sparks police are looking for a man who tied up a man in a warehouse, then stole his cellphone and car.

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  6. Sparks police cleared in fatal shooting of womanRead the original story

    Friday | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. SPARKS, Nev. (AP) -- Two Sparks police officers were justified when they fatally shot a woman who pointed a gun at them at her home near ...

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  7. Man injured while riding train through SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRNV-TV Reno

    A person has reportedly been injured while riding a train passing through Sparks.

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  8. MDA Helps Northern Nevada ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... diseases. Sunday KOLO will be broadcasting the MDA "Show of Strength" telethon that benefits locals like Sparks resident Timothy Bennett who has been battling a condition called Charcot Marie Tooth Disease. It has affected Bennett's muscle tissue ...

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  9. Casinos: Labor Day means 'Best of the West' ribs in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The Nugget in Sparks may no longer belong to the Ascuaga family, but that doesn’t mean an end to the resort and casino’s special events.

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  10. City of Sparks announces Labor Day closures, swimming hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | KRNV-TV Reno

    According to a press release from the City of Sparks, Sparks City Hall and other entities will be closed on Labor Day, which is Monday, September 1. Additionally, Sparks Parks & Recreation will be closed, including the Alf Sorensen Community Center and the Larry D. Johnson Community Center.

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  11. Thomas A. Pettit 1960-2014Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Democrat

    ... 19, 1960 in Hollywood, CA. He attended school in Granada Hills, CA and graduated from Edward C. Reed High School in Sparks, NV. After moving to Palo Alto County, Tom worked at various jobs in the area. He owned and operated a bar in Ayrshire and ...

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  12. Crash Slows Traffic at Vista and Iratcabal in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Police are asking drivers to avoid the intersection of Vista and Iratcabal, north of Disc Drive, because of a crash.

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  13. College Soccer: Peninsula men and women open with wins at Nwac FriendliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... more on the scoreboard before the end of the half, both coming from freshman Kennady Whitehead. The midfielder from Sparks, Nev., scored one from about 15 yards out off an assist from sophomore Alyssa Bertuleit, and the second from close range, ...

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  14. Tesla gigafactory: State budget watchdogs urge restraint on tax breaks, incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | SiliconValley.com

    ... with a transportation round table sponsored by the Association of General Contractors at Granite Construction in Sparks, Nev. Among other things, he discussed efforts to lure Tesla Motors' $5 billion lithium batter plant to Nevada. He warned a ...

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  15. SPD releases sketch to help identify stabbing suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Sparks Police Department has released a sketch of the suspect in the recent Sparks stabbing incident, which was completed with the assistance of the victim.

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  16. $1,000 reward offered in Sparks gang shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... ng that occurred just before 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of G Street. Anyone with information is asked to call Sparks police at 775-353-2231 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900.

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  17. Tesla gigafactory: State budget watchdogs urge fiscal restraintRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | SiliconValley.com

    ... with a transportation round table sponsored by the Association of General Contractors at Granite Construction in Sparks, Nev. Among other things, he discussed efforts to lure Tesla Motors' $5 billion lithium batter plant to Nevada. He warned a ...

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  18. Workshop to Go Over How Service Dogs Can HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... g parents, consumers and anyone else interested in this service. It will be at the NNCIL office at 999 Pyramid Way in Sparks.

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  19. Best in the West Rib Cook-Off gets smokin' on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... West Nugget Rib Cook-Off. A Rib Nation of 500,000 'cue lovers are expected to converge on the Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks, Nev., Wednesday through Monday, to take on 240,000 pounds of pork ribs, rubbed, smoked and sauced by 23 professional ...

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  20. G Street Shooting Hospitalizes 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | KTVN Reno

    Sparks Police are searching for a suspect, after two people were hospitalized in a shooting on the 1000-block of G St. Monday night.

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