Reward offered in bank robbery case
Secret Witness is offering a reward in the amount of $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank ar 4045 S. Virginia St. in Reno on Nov. 25.
Earlier deals, longer hours woo Black Friday shoppers
NEW YORK (AP) – Black Friday crowds are a blessing and a curse. Early signs point to bigger crowds at the nation’s malls and stores as retailers like Target and Macy’s opened their doors at midnight on the most anticipated shopping day of the year and a few others opened on Thanksgiving Day. Shoppers were mostly peaceful across the country, but a few violent incidents broke out as millions of shoppers rushed into stores and tensions flared. It...
Witness: Biker killing at Nugget casino was a mistake
Chatting peacefully on the floor of a Nevada casino, a senior Hells Angels leader and a 27-year veteran of the rival Vagos motorcycle gang thought they had negotiated a truce between competing members who’d been itching for a fight at a weekend long biker festival.
Sparks city offices will be closed Thursday and Friday
SPARKS — In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Sparks City Hall will be closed on Thursday and Friday. This includes the Community Services Department (formerly Community Development) now located at City Hall. Additionally, Sparks Parks & Recreation will be closed including the Alf Sorensen and the Larry D. Johnson community centers. The Alf Sorensen center will have regular operating hours Saturday.
Romney to run his first TV ad of presidential race
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is turning President Barack Obama's own words against him in the Republican hopeful's TV first ad of his 2012 White House bid. Romney said Monday that his first television ad would start airing in New Hampshire when the president visits the state Tuesday. He said the commercial would compare Obama's message as a candidate with Romney's credentials as a businessman. "The contrast bet...