- Sparks mayor has Parkinson's disease; plans to finish term Updated: Nov-13-15 5:45 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - Sparks Mayor Geno Martini says he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease but intends to serve through the end of his term in November 2018.
- Reed High student, 19, faces statutory sex charge Updated: Nov-05-15 9:01 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - A 19-year-old Reed High School student accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl faces felony charges, including statutory sexual seduction.
- Man critical after shot by deputy in Washoe County Updated: Nov-04-15 8:05 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - A domestic-violence suspect with a criminal history drove his pickup truck at a Washoe County sheriff's deputy in Sun Valley early Wednesday before the deputy shot him in the chest, a Sparks detective said.
- GOP's Lauren Scott trying again for Sparks Assembly seat Updated: Nov-04-15 6:35 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Republican Lauren Scott has announced she'll run for the Sparks Assembly seat currently held by two-term Democrat Mark Sprinkle.
- Vacant Sparks golf clubhouse destroyed by fire Updated: Oct-28-15 6:00 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - Authorities are looking for two vehicles caught on surveillance video leaving the scene of an early morning fire that destroyed a vacant clubhouse Wednesday at a former golf course on the hills overlooking Sparks, one of the city's biggest structure fires in 20 years.
- Cyclist killed in Sparks crash was passing on I-80 shoulder Updated: Oct-28-15 1:27 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - The Nevada Highway Patrol says a motorcyclist killed in a crash on Interstate 80 in Sparks was illegally passing cars on the left shoulder when he clipped the back of one and was ejected from the cycle.
- Sparks to cover gender reassignment surgery for city workers Updated: Oct-27-15 1:09 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - Transgender city employees in Sparks will now be able to undergo gender reassignment surgery under the city's insurance plan.