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  1. Tesla lithium deal catches state lawmakers off guardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Framing of Tesla Motors' new factory under construction is visible June 14, 2015, behind the security gate on Electric Avenue at the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center about 15 miles east of Sparks along U.S. Interstate 80. After offering Tesla more than $1 billion in tax incentives to construct its factory near Reno, several Nevada lawmakers who approved the deal expressed frustration when the electric car company announced Friday that it had signed deals with two companies to obtain lithium - a critical component for its batteries - from northern Mexico, rather than from mines in Nevada.

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  2. Prep roundup: Balanced Douglas sweeps past FallonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    ... - Kilsi Sequeira had nine kills and 15 assists to lead the Muckers to a 20-25, 25-22, 19-25, 26-24 and 15-9 win over Sparks in a nonleague match. Kaitlin Hames added 10 digs, five kills and three aces, and Rachel Renaud had seven kills and three ...

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  3. Man arrested after failing to yieldRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lassen County Times & Westwood Pine Press

    ... a maximum speed of 70 miles per hour. Upon investigation, it was found the white pickup was allegedly stolen out of Sparks, Nevada and ammunition was located inside the vehicle. Richards was booked into the Lassen County Jail on multiple charges ...

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  4. Pastor Has Passion For Pulpit & KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    Mitch Moore is a busy man. The Best of the West Nugget Rib Cookoff starts Wednesday in Victorian Square in downtown Sparks.

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  5. Photo: Framing of Tesla Motors' new factory under construRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Framing of Tesla Motors' new factory under construction is visible June 14, 2015, behind the security gate on Electric Avenue at the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center about 15 miles east of Sparks along U.S. Interstate 80.

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  6. EDAWN: Significant Growth in Jobs and Population Over the Next Five YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... next five years." "I want to thank all the stakeholders who participated and contributed to the EPIC Report," said Sparks Mayor Geno Martini. "This critical document provides a clear roadmap for the City to plan and prepare for the future. As the ...

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  7. Lockdown Lifted at Three Sparks SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Washoe County School District officials tell Channel 2 News a lockdown at three Sparks area schools was lifted just before 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. The lockdowns were originally placed around 2 p.m. Tuesday after witnesses reported seeing a juvenile with a rifle in the area, according to district officials.

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  8. Marco Rubio stakes out positions, speaks of American dream in Reno speechRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    People from the Reno-Sparks area came to the Peppermill Resort to hear what presidential candidate Marco Rubio had to say. Rubio, who was beginning the first leg of his four-city tour of northern Nevada this week, staked out several positions on domestic policy, including immigration.

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  9. Precautionary code yellow lock down in effect at Sparks schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Washoe County School District officials said the precautionary code yellow lock down is over. Risley and Maxwell Elementary Schools and Sparks Middle School were given the all-clear Tuesday afternoon at about 2:30 p.m., according to Colleen DeLong with Washoe Schools.

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  10. Collisions slowing traffic across Reno areaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... & KRNV) -- Separate traffic collisions were reportedly slowing traffic in different parts of the greater Reno-Sparks area Monday night. A collision was reported on eastbound Interstate 80 near Boomtown that was slowing traffic. Another collision was ...

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  11. Fort Stewart soldier killed in Saturday shooting identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    ... after a shooting in a Long County home Saturday. Dead is Spc. Hunter Kelly, 20, 3rd Infantry Division. Kelly listed Sparks, Nevada as his home of record. A cavalry scout, he entered active duty in August 2013. Kelly's awards and decorations include ...

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  12. Parts of Victorian Avenue Closed Through Rib CookoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Through Monday, September 7, 2015, Victorian Avenue will be closed between 15th Street and Pyramid Way to accommodate the 27th Annual Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off. As an option to parking in downtown Sparks, daily shuttle service from the Outlets at Legends will run Wednesday and Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., Friday from 3 p.m. to 1 a.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. There is no shuttle service on Monday.

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  13. Reno blood service seeking O-negative donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... looking to donate can schedule an appointment with three area donation centers: in Reno at 1125 Terminal Way, in Sparks at 4670 Sparks Blvd. and in Carson City at 256 E. Winnie Lane. Donors must be at least 16 years old, weigh 110 pounds and be in ...

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  14. Nugget, Vendors Prepare For Rib Cook-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTVN Reno

    One of the biggest barbecues in the country in coming to Sparks. The 27th Annual Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off runs from September 2-7, bringing 24 rib cookers from around the world.

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  15. Sparks man faces armed robbery, auto theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    A 30-year-old Sparks man who allegedly led police on a car chase after an armed robbery has been arrested and booked on suspicion of eight charges, including auto theft and robbery with a deadly weapon. Slater Yohey is accused of robbing individuals at gunpoint and stealing their blue Ford Escort in the 1400 block of East Ninth Street about 1:15 a.m. Monday.

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  16. Sparks authorities search for suspect in early morning armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Authorities in Sparks are on the lookout for a suspect they said robbed a convenience store at gunpoint. In an official release, Sparks Police said officers responded to a report of an armed robbery that occurred at the Kwik Serve convenience store at 2191 Pyramid Way early Monday morning at about The suspect -- a white man police described as wearing a black ski mask with openings only for his eyes -- entered the store and reportedly pointed a black semi-automatic handgun at the clerk and demanded money.

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  17. Police Hope Surveillance Photos Will Help Find Mini Mart RobberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... attached photos showing the robber's unique backpack will help find him. If you have any information that might help Sparks police track him, please call them or Secret Witness at 322-4900.

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  18. Man Arrested for Possible Armed Robbery and Police Pursuit Through SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... the suspect was still in the vehicle so officers initiated a traffic stop in the 1600 block of Merchant Street in Sparks. The vehicle pursuit ended with after a traffic accident at Kietzke and Prater Way in Sparks, no one was injured in the crash. ...

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  19. Man Arrested Following Armed Robbery and Pursuit Through SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTVN Reno

    ... Ford Escort. Officers located the stolen car and initiated a traffic stop in the 1600 block of Merchant Street in Sparks. Police say the suspect -- Slater Yohey of Sparks -- attempted to flee, whereby a vehicle pursuit was initiated by both Reno and ...

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  20. Theory of a Deadman rocks the Knitting Factory Reno with We Are HarlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Examiner.com

    ... signed. Also, earlier in the day, the guys did a very intimate acoustic set at the Musician Rehearsal Center (MRC) in Sparks NV. All ticket sales ($25.00) from the MRC show went to the Good Shepherd's Clothes Closet of Northern Nevada . Lunch at the ...

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