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Stories with place: Sparks
  • 5-year-old dies after running across Sparks street 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 10:37 am
  • SPARKS, Nevada - Sparks police say a 5-year-old boy was hit and killed by an SUV after he and another child ran across the street.

  • 2 pit bulls enter Nevada home, kill 3 dogs 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 7:29 pm
  • SPARKS, Nevada - Two pit bulls broke through a fence in a Nevada community, entered a neighbor's home through a dog door and killed three dogs inside while the residents were away, animal control officers said.

  • Motorcyclist dies after Carson City wreck 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 11:17 am
  • CARSON CITY, Nevada - A motorcyclist from Sparks has become the second person to die from injuries suffered in a Carson City wreck.

  • Sparks man arrested for assaulting homeless woman 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 6:28 pm
  • SPARKS, Nevada - Sparks police say they have arrested a man accused of befriending a woman at a homeless shelter and taking her to his home where he beat and assaulted her.

  • Arrest in sexual assault of homeless Sparks woman 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 4:32 pm
  • SPARKS, Nevada - Sparks police have arrested a suspect in the beating and sexual assault of a homeless woman that he had offered to take in at his home.

  • 2 to prison in 2010 Sparks killing 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 3:41 pm
  • SPARKS, Nevada - A second man has been sentenced to prison for his role in the shooting death of Sparks man during a home invasion in November 2010.

  • Stocking set for Nevada lake after massive die-off 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 4:51 pm
  • SPARKS, Nevada - Months after oxygen levels crashed and killed off an urban Nevada lake's entire fishery, state wildlife officials said they are ready to begin stocking fish on Tuesday in the now-stabilized water.

  • Off-road vehicle jamboree set for Sparks in July 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 7:04 am
  • SPARKS, Nevada - Northern Nevada tourism officials are hoping off-road enthusiasts will to flock to the Reno-Sparks area for a new special event this summer.