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  1. Delays possible following crash on I-80 in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Possible traffic delays are reported along eastbound Interstate 80 in Sparks where authorities are at the scene of a vehicle crash. The Nevada Highway Patrol received the call about 3:21 p.m. Friday near Rock Boulevard.

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  2. Are you flying your flag with respect?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... so many things to remember that some run afoul of code and don't even realize it. We headed out to the Flag Store in Sparks, Nevada to talk with an expert about the more common missteps. Eric Smith said one of the biggest ones happens when the sun ...

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  3. Large Crowds Expected for Fourth of July FestivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KTVN Reno

    You can expect some pretty big crowds, Saturday night, at several Independence Day festivities. Reno and Sparks police will be on-hand, just in case there are any problems.

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  4. Fourth of July road closures in Reno, Sparks and Incline VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... walking around for Artown events. There are no street closures for that, but lanes on the road will be occupied. Sparks also has some closures this weekend. Starting tomorrow at 6 p.m. C St. form Pyramid Way and 10th St. and 11th St. between C St. ...

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  5. Where You Watch Fourth of July Fireworks ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KTVN Reno

    Star Spangled Sparks is scheduled to start at 9:45 p.m. on Saturday. If you don't want to deal with the traffic, you can park at Legends, and take a shuttle to Victorian Square starting Saturday afternoon.

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  6. Celebrate Freedom: Your 4th of July event round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... entertainment will be featured all around Victorian Square and Nugget area. July 4 th , 4pm. Fireworks at 9:45 pm. Sparks Walk of the trees guided by a professional photographer in Idlewild ...

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  7. Investigation Underway After Trailer Fire in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KTVN Reno

    An investigation is underway after a fire broke out at a trailer in Blue Gem Estates near Pyramid Lake Highway on Friday morning. Fire crews tell us the trailer sustained substantial damage, after the fire located near Los Altos Parkway, around 10 a.m.

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  8. Meet the world's ugliest dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Click Orlando

    ... skin and blond mohawk. The second runner-up was Frodo, a 12A1 2-year-old Chinese crested hairless-Chihuahua mix from Sparks, Nevada, who loves to be bossy, according to his official bio. Because many of the homely hounds, including this year's ...

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  9. "Operation Backpack" helps Washoe County homeless youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... Dickson Realty: 1030 Caughlin Crossing Reno, NV 89519 500 Damonte Ranch Pkwy. #625, Reno, NV 89512 4870 Vista Blvd., Sparks, NV 89436 Re/Max Professionals: 5905 S. Virginia St. Ste 300 Reno, NV 89592 Fingerprinting Express: 1958 E. William St. ...

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  10. Heavy rain in Reno region, flood advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KRNV-TV Reno

    UPDATE 6:05 p.m. A flood advisory is in place for southern Washoe County until 8:45 p.m. Thursday. Storms were being tracked from the north side of Sparks and Spanish Springs to northwest Reno and near Stead, the weather service said in a statement.

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  11. Comic-Con 2015: a The Thrilling Adventure Houra leaps from stage to comics and screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... got a group of actor friends together to do a live run-through of a script they were working on titled “Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars.” They had so much fun with the actors that it spawned a Los Angeles-based show, in the style of ...

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  12. Sparks Police Arrest Man on Kidnapping, Home Invasion ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KTVN Reno

    Sparks Police officers have arrested a man they say violated an extended protection order, broke into an apartment and took one of his two children. Police say on Wednesday night, 26-year-old Jose Olivarez-Cruz of Sparks went to the apartment on Moorpark Court in violation of the extended protection order, and took a child from the residence.

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  13. Reno arraignment date set for suspect in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... and waistband area. The suspect then pointed the handgun at the officers and -- according to a news release issued by Sparks police officials -- officers saw an immediate threat to themselves and other citizens in the area, and fired at the suspect. ...

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  14. Flash flooding causes damage in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Flash flooding took over east Sparks Tuesday night, causing significant damage to some areas, including schools. Several roads were completely flooded along with some parking lots.

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  15. If You Can't Beat Them, Rent ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Fine Homebuilding

    ... now markets new homes to renters rather than buyers. Lennar opened a new community of 80 homes with six floorplans in Sparks, Nev., earlier in the year. Dustin Barker, a division president, reports that rentals of the homes, which range from 1200 ...

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  16. Fugitive suspected in Modesto killing arrested in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    A 44-year-old California man has been arrested and is being held in the Washoe County jail without bail as a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found last month in a garage in Modesto. Agents in the U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force say they took William Eric Smith of Modesto into custody in Sparks on Tuesday.

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  17. Report: Active Shooter At D.C. Navy YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Switched

    ... people running for the exits," a Navy Yard employee told ABC7 News Thursday. Swat team members secure the scene near Sparks Middle School in Sparks, Nev., after a shooting there on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013. Authorities are reporting that two people ...

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  18. Fugitive suspected in Modesto killing arrested in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KRNV-TV Reno

    A 44-year-old California man has been arrested and is being held in the Washoe County jail without bail as a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found last month in a garage in Modesto. Agents in the U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force say they took William Eric Smith of Modesto into custody in Sparks on Tuesday.

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  19. Flash Flood Warning Issued for Washoe, StoreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KTVN Reno

    ... Some locations that will experience flooding include: Derby Dam, Reno Tahoe Industrial Park, and I-80 between Sparks and Fernley. Watch for rock slides and flooding of low spots in the road. The app gives you forecast information, like radar, storm ...

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  20. Flash Floods Random Full Of DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KOLO-TV Reno

    "The rain had stopped but look at my backyard," says the Sparks resident as she video tapes her flooded backyard. While most of us were unaware of a rain storm, a downpour overpowered the drainage ditch just across the street.

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