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Ultra4 Racing Takes Over Sparks This Weekend

The Ultra 4 King of the Hammers race takes over the Wild West Motorsports Park in Sparks Friday and Saturday. KOH’s Daniela Sonnino took her annual ride, this time with one of the youngest drivers on the circuit.  MORE

Reno Massage Therapist Arrested on Sexual Assault Charges

A local massage therapist has been arrested for alleged sexual assault after a woman reported the incident to the Reno Police Department. The victim told RPD that she was assaulted by Arnel Tomas during a paid massage session on September 27th. After further investigations, they discovered that Tomas was a suspect in a similar case…MORE

Mt Rose Ski Tahoe Opening For The Season This Weekend

Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe will open for season pass holders today and Saturday for skiing and snowboarding; the earliest they’ve ever opened.   A major contributor to the historic opening date is more than $2 million in improvements, including 15 new snow-making towers, many of which are fully automated, which means when the conditions are…MORE

RTC Closing a Portion of Liberty Street For The Virginia Street Project

The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County has partially close Liberty Street as crews continue underground utility work as part of the Virginia Street Project. There are signed detours that will route you around the construction. The roadwork is in effect through Tuesday, October 23rd.MORE

Girl Injured While Crossing Baring Boulevard in Sparks

A girl was injured crossing Baring Boulevard last night and the Sparks Police Department is investigating. Eastbound Baring Boulevard was closed from Sparks Boulevard to Sorensen Way following the accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. The driver is cooperating with the investigation. The girl was taken to the hospital but her condition was not…MORE

Robbery at Burlington Coat Factory in Sparks Under Investigation

Sparks Police are looking for two people accused of a robbery at Burlington Coat Factory in the Legends Mall. Police say two people were inside the store, when one of them selected numerous items and tried to leave the store without paying. When a security employee intervened, police say the thief used force against the…MORE

Reno Pilot Killed in Western Ukraine During Training Exercise

A Reno man was one of two pilots killed Tuesday in a crash in the western Ukraine. Lt. Col. Seth “Jethro” Nehring of Reno was a fighter pilot with the California Air National Guard’s 194th Fighter Squadron based in Fresno, Calif. Nehring was sent to Ukraine as part of the Clear Sky 2018 training exercise.…MORE

Authorities Looking For Man Who Stole Vehicle, Credit Cards From Carson City Woman

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division needs your help to track down a man who stole a vehicle and credit cards from a woman in a casino. Deputies want to find Robert Sheline following an incident at a casino in Carson City on October 7th, when Sheline and and an unidentified woman befriended a…MORE

Blogs

Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…