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  1. Rescued Animals Find New Home in ImlayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... for reservations and information. And their second annual Tee Off for Tigers event is August 15 at Wild Creek in Sparks. It's a 4-man scramble and all of the money goes to Safe Haven. You can call (775) 538-7093 or go to their website at ...

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  2. RGJ Investigates: Here's how much water businesses are using in Reno-SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    RGJ Investigates: Here's how much water businesses are using in Reno-Sparks Aging infrastructure, acres of lawns make conservation a costly challenge Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1S09l8o The Reno Gazette-Journal obtained the water use data for the top commercial water uses in 2014. We broke them down by type of user -- from the hotel-casinos to restaurants.

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  3. William Tarbell announces his run for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | KRNV-TV Reno

    According to a recent press release, Sparks resident Dr. William Tarbell, has announced his candidacy for the United States Senate. Tarbell first announced his running at a Conservative Talk luncheon in Reno on July 22. Tarbell says he is a "life-long Republican" and says he is seeking the Senate seat that is currently held by Senator Harry Reid.

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  4. Snohomish LL softball team wins regional openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | HeraldNet

    Washington's 11- and 12-year old champions scored four runs in the first inning en route to a mercy-rule shortened 11-0 victory over Centennial Little League from Sparks, Nevada. South Snohomish scored twice in the third and tallied five more runs in the bottom of the fourth.

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  5. Hot August Nights Rolls into Northern NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | PRWeb

    "Nothing makes me prouder than seeing northern Nevada's streets filled with classic cars and lined with smiling faces during the event," states Executive Director Tony Marini. Northern Nevada shifts into high gear as the 29th annual Hot August Nights rolls into the region beginning July 31 through Aug. 9. Kicking off in historic Virginia City, before cruising across Reno and Sparks then culminating in a finale parade, this year's event will surely rev up anyone's passion for poodle skirts, powerful engines and rock 'n' roll.

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  6. Sellers Dorsey Strategic Advisor Billy Milwee to Provide Perspective on Financing IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | PRWeb

    Sellers Dorsey announced today that Senior Strategic Advisor Billy Millwee will present at the Association of Human Services Finance Officers conference on July 28th in Sparks, NV. During his remarks, Mr. Millwee will focus on the evolving Medicaid financing landscape.

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  7. $1,500 reward in probe of Reno-Sparks bus window shootingsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | KTVN Reno

    Authorities are offering a $1,500 reward as Reno and Sparks police search for the suspect or suspects who've been shooting at Citifare buses with a pellet or BB gun. Sparks Police Lt.

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  8. Supermarket Shopper Theft Suspect Arrested; Police Looking For VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... conversation in the supermarket aisles. Police say Danielle Benefield would encounter an elderly customer at Reno and Sparks Walmarts and Wincos. "And once she starts to build rapport with them," says Reno Police Department spokesman Officer Tim ...

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  9. Tesla Model 3 debuts in March 2016, on sale in mid-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | AutoSpies

    ... option it announced for the Model S last week. The batteries will be supplied from the Tesla Gigafactory located near Sparks, Nevada. The Model 3 will have a range of up to 300 miles (483 km) on a single charge. Read Article

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  10. Reno, Sparks Police Fraud Detectives Seek Additional VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KTVN Reno

    ... say wallets were stolen from purses of several elderly victims. Police say fraud detectives with both the Reno and Sparks Police Departments started to investigate reports from mostly elderly victims who were befriended by an African American woman ...

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  11. Police Looking for Victims of Supermarket Wallet TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Police in Reno and Sparks are looking for victims of a woman accused of stealing wallets from people in supermarkets. Through a joint investigation with detectives from Reno and Sparks, detectives began to investigate reports from mostly elderly victims who were befriended by a woman while shopping at local grocery stores.

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  12. RTC: 17 bus windows shot-out in past monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... with passengers in them, but no one was hurt, Harrington said. Mostly they involve Route 2 that covers north Reno and Sparks, Harrington said, and Route 11 that serves Sparks. The windows shot out Wednesday night included buses Greenbrae Drive and ...

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  13. RTC Reports 17 Incidents of Pellet Gun Shootings at BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... used to shoot at RTC buses since mid-June 2015. The most recent incident was July 22, 2015. Shortly before midnight, Sparks officers responded to another report that a Citifare bus had a window shot out while carrying passengers in the 2200 block of ...

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  14. Sparks police investigate window shot out on public busRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KTVN Reno

    Police are investigating a shooting that likely involved a BB gun and broke a window of a public bus in Sparks, east of Reno. KRNV-TV reports the bus was shot at Tuesday night as it drove through the city.

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  15. Reno, Sparks agencies to 'compete' in blood driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Fire and police agencies with Reno and Sparks will hold a "Battle of the Badges" next week to help collect blood donations. The blood drive will pit fire departments against police on Wednesday, July 29, to see which department can collect the most blood for their respective cities, according to a press release from United Blood Services.

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  16. Ask Joe: What's happening with abandoned nursing home in Sparks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KRNV-TV Reno

    RENO, Nev. One of our viewers wrote in with a question about a longstanding neighborhood eysesore in Sparks.

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  17. Seven firms join PTDA as new membersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | MRO-Esource.com

    ... components, motors and linear motion products (http://www.hcisupplystore.com). Johnson Bearing & Supply Inc. , Sparks, NV, is a distributor of bearings, mechanical PT, linear motion, motors, material handling and hydraulic/pneumatic components. "We ...

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  18. Window of bus shot out in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The window of a public bus driving through Sparks was shot out Tuesday night, according to authorities. The Sparks Police Department said in a statement that at about 8:55 p.m., the RTC bus had its window broken as it drove west on Greenbrae Drive near Orovada Street.

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  19. RTC Bus Window Shot OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KTVN Reno

    A second incident in less than a week where an RTC bus in Sparks had a window shot out has police asking for the public's help in locating a suspect. Sparks police say around 8:55 p.m. Tuesday, they responded to a report that an RTC bus traveling on Greenbrae Drive near Orovada Street had the window broken out by what was likely a BB gun or something similar.

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  20. Unemployment rate ticks up slightly in Nevada metro areasRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KTVN Reno

    ... up four-tenths of a percentage point from May and is slightly higher than the statewide rate of 6.9 percent. The Reno-Sparks unemployment rate rose three-tenths of a percentage point to 6.4 percent, while Carson City's June jobless rate rose to 7.3 ...

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