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  1. Things 2 Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    It's the annual Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off in Sparks. And that's just the beginning of the holiday weekend fun.

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  2. Washoe County School District Names Deputy SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Superintendent Traci Davis has named Kristen McNeill as the Deputy Superintendent for Washoe County School District . McNeill is filling the position vacated by the now Superintendent Traci Davis, and this will take effect on September 8, 2015.

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    The Reno police Department participated in a summer time National Johns Suppression Initiative that involved 39 law enforcement agencies from 18 states and resulted in over 1000 arrests. This initiative was created by the Cook County Sheriff's Office, Cook County Illinois in 2011 to highlight the role of sex solicitors as perpetrators to this violent and exploitative industry and lasted from June 1 August 31. The Regional Street Enforcement Team with the assistance of the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Homeland Security and the Washoe County Health Department completed several operations in collaboration with this initiative.

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  4. Soldier charged in the death of fellow soldier in homeRead the original story

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    TV reports that Peter Petri has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and reckless conduct in the death of Spec. Hunter Kelly.

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  5. Soldier from Sparks Killed in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    One Fort Stewart Soldier is dead and another Soldier is charged with involuntary manslaughter and reckless conduct after a shooting in a Long County home Saturday, August 29th. Dead is Spc.

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  6. California fugitive shot by police serving warrant in RenoRead the original story

    Thursday | KTVN Reno

    A California fugitive who was shot in the face by a Sparks police officer when he fled U.S. marshals attempting to serve an arrest warrant at a Reno apartment building remains in critical but stable condition. Police say Irving has a history of violent crimes, including robbery, carrying a concealed weapon and escape.

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

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KTVN Reno

    The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada and members of the Economic Planning Indicators Committee announced that the EPIC Report was released today. The report provides four possible growth scenarios for a five-county study area comprised of Washoe, Storey, Carson, Douglas and Lyon Counties.

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

    Tuesday Sep 1 | 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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  9. Nugget, Vendors Prepare For Rib Cook-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | 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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  10. Sparks man faces armed robbery, auto theft chargesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | KTVN Reno

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

    Monday Aug 31 | KTVN Reno

    Around 1:15 a.m. Monday, Reno Police responded to the 1400 block of East 9th Street on report of an armed robbery. Police say the victims were robbed at gunpoint of several personal items, including their blue Ford Escort.

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  12. Person Infected with West Nile Virus in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KTVN Reno

    RENO, NV A Sparks-area adult has tested positive for West Nile Virus a local health official announced today. The individual was identified through the blood screening process after donating blood at a local blood bank.

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  13. Things 2 Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KTVN Reno

    This is one of those weekends that some people plan way ahead for. If you're going to Burning Man your plans are probably in motion.

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  14. Sparks Police Arrest Man in Child Luring CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KTVN Reno

    A Sparks man is behind bars after police say he tried to lure a 13-year-old girl into his car, near Deer Park, Tuesday night. Antonio Garcia-Armendarz, 74, faces one charge of child luring and leaving the scene of an accident, after he allegedly hit a parked car as he fled the scene.

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  15. Jobless rates steady or falling in Nevada metro regionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KTVN Reno

    The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Tuesday that Las Vegas' jobless rate in July held steady at 7 percent compared with June. That's down a full percentage point from a year ago.

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  16. Man Hospitalized After Stabbing, Robbery in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KTVN Reno

    Police say they responded to the reported stabbing around 10:45 p.m. at a residence near the 700 block of 10th Street. When they arrived, they found several people at the residence, including a man with a stab wound to the abdomen.

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  17. Suspect Sought in Armed Robbery in SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KTVN Reno

    Sparks Police officers are asking for the public's help to find a suspect that robbed a woman at gun-point Tuesday night. It was about 9:15 p.m. when Sparks Police officers responded to the armed robbery in the 800 block of Ridgeland Drive, near Howard Drive.

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  18. Washoe GOP Reaches Out to Grow its BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KTVN Reno

    There's something different about the Washoe Republican Party these days. And it's the leadership.

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  19. Reno's First Medical Marijuana Shop to Open WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KTVN Reno

    The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that Sierra Wellness Connection is slated to open Wednesday near medical offices east of downtown Reno. A Sierra Wellness spokesman says the shop plans to offer at least six strains of medical marijuana and the glassware to consume it to customers with state-authorized medical cards.

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  20. Dog's warning tipped family to Spanish Springs fireRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | KTVN Reno

    A Spanish Springs family has been forced out of their home after a house fire, but authorities say no one was hurt thanks in part to a family pet. Officials for the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District say one of the family's dogs alerted them to the fire that started on the deck of the home in a neighborhood off the Pyramid Highway about 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

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