Posted: 07/30/2013 - Sparks City Manager Shaun Carey has announced Division Chief Tom Garrison as his choice to become the next Chief of the City’s Fire Department. Garrison will replace retiring Chief Andy Flock, who has held the position since April 2007.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - Tuesday, the state veterinarian with the Nevada Department of Agriculture confirmed at least one positive test for West Nile Virus in a mosquito pool in Carson City, adding to recent cases in Washoe, Douglas and Lyon counties.
Updated: 07/30/2013 - The Bureau of Land Management wants to brainstorm with the public on how to improve the comfort of wild horses and burros at the agency's Palomino Valley adoption center.
Updated: 07/30/2013 - A Vagos motorcycle gang member says he thought he was going to be killed by a Hells Angels leader who kicked him in the head and pointed a gun at him before his rival was fatally shot in a 2011 shootout at a Nevada casino.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - Sparks police are looking for an armed robber.
Updated: 07/29/2013 - Members of the Vagos motorcycle club testified Monday morning at the trial of a suspect in the Street Vibrations shooting that happened in 2011 at John Ascuaga's Nugget in Sparks.
Posted: 07/29/2013 - A citizen's group is mounting a campaign against the route of a new road designed to ease traffic congestion between Sparks and south Reno.
Posted: 07/29/2013 - Just after 5:00 PM Sunday, a red Ford Explorer heading south on I-580 lost control.
Posted: 07/29/2013 - A Frederic Remington painting depicting U.S. Cavalry soldiers has fetched $5.6 million and a Norman Rockwell painting featuring a Boy Scout has drawn $4.2 million at auction in Reno.
Posted: 07/27/2013 - The largest outdoor arts festival in North America is about to become bigger.
Updated: 07/27/2013 - A bear versus vehicle accident on highway 28 stopped traffic for a time Saturday morning. And in the end, the bear involved had to be put down.
Posted: 07/27/2013 - Five retired United Methodist ministers are taking a stand against their church's rules regarding same-sex unions.
Updated: 07/27/2013 - Controversy remains in an Incline Village neighborhood after a bear was trapped and released Thursday night. Locals who named the bear Jasper say she was not the intended target. A young male nuisance bear is suspected of breaking into as many as a dozen home in the area.