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A minor-injury car crash at a very busy intersection is still under investigation.
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Total bail was set at $2,576. a A 26-year-old Carson City man was arrested at an apartment on H Street at 3:55 p.m. on warrants charging violation of probation conditions and failure-to-appear traffic.
Wednesday morning Jim Lopey announced his candidacy. He's had 35 years of experience including in the military, with the Sheriff's Office and training with the FBI.
Sparks police say a routine check on a registered sex offender led to his arrest on Wednesday after he was found with several guns.
The feud between Assemblyman Ira Hansen, R-Sparks, and the Nevada Department of Wildlife - alive for more than three decades - will return to the political landscape on May 27. That's the tentative date when the assemblyman - who represents much of rural Nevada - will go on trial in Churchill County for placing snare traps to catch bobcats too ... (more)
Northern Nevada's economy could be harmed if federal highway funds are cut, according to a new report from TRIP , a Washington, D.C.-based transportation research group.
ALMARAZ-FLORES: To Jose A. and Cristina M. of Reno, a son, Feb. 3, 2014. DENNEWITZ: To Christopher M. and Courtney R. of Reno, a son, Feb. 4, 2014.
Sparks City Council took action on several agenda items Monday. Some highlights, according to the city: * The council adopted a resolution that authorizes the Sparks Redevelopment Agency to sell a 10.2-acre parcel at Marina Gateway Drive between East Prater Way and Lincoln Way.
Sparks Mayor Geno Martini said there are signs the economy is improving in his State of the City Address Monday.
In this morning's Sparks 'State of the City' address, Mayor Geno Martini focused squarely on the city's challenging economic times.
Washoe County deputies say two women have been arrested after they were caught trying to remove copper pipes from a vacant house in Sparks.
Photo courtesy of Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. The trick to placing well at concours d'elegance events is standing out in the crowd, and in the world of European collector cars, few are as hard to ignore as the 1937 Horch 853 Voll & Ruhrbeck Sport Cabriolet owned by Robert M. Lee of Sparks, Nevada.
Sparks police on Sunday night were looking for a gunman who robbed the Safe Mini-Mart at 1140 Rock Blvd. About 4:20 p.m., a man entered the store and pointed a large-caliber gun at a clerk and demanded money, police said in a news release.