The winner of the 2019 Dolan Class Project — with 2,994 votes and taking home $10,000 — is Ms. Johnson's Middle School Robotics Class at St. Albert the Great Catholic School in Reno. Ten other schools will each receive $5,000.
Per the Nevada Department of Agriculture, the rules will guide future laws that will impact Nevada's hemp industry, which has grown roughly 600 percent since 2016 in terms of number of certified growers, handlers and seed producers.
The federal Driver’s License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse will be a secure online database of all positive drug and alcohol test results for commercial driver’s license holders. It's designed to improve safety on the roadways by allowing employers to identify drivers with a prohibited drug or alcohol violation.
Dermody Properties selects the recipients for the annual Thanksgiving Capstone Award with the overall goal of helping nonprofit organizations address the increased need experienced during the holidays. This year's awardee is the Food Bank of Northern Nevada.
Contestants completed eight maintenance-focused events, including air conditioner repair and water heater installation, during the Oct 18 event in Reno.
In 2020, FISH will introduce a pilot program called ROADS, or Realizing Opportunities for the American Dream to Succeed, to transition the Northern Nevada families it helps from low-paying jobs to more stable, successful careers.
In addition to the move to downtown Carson City, NNDA announced that Sean Hilterbrandt recently joined the authority as a business support specialist dedicated to Carson City, Douglas and Storey counties, and the northern half of Lyon County.
Nathan Strong informed his staff Thursday morning, Nov. 21, of his decision to resign, effective immediately, as leader of the Churchill Economic Development Authority.
Dana Bennett — who became the first woman to lead the century-old Nevada Mining Association when she was hired as president in December 2014 — announced this month she will retire, effective Jan. 31, 2020.
Helen Lidholm's last day as CEO of Saint Mary’s Health Network will be Jan. 31, 2020
Lea Tauchen and Tray Abney, principals with the Abney Tauchen Group, recently were selected to serve as Executive Directors for the chapter. The duo replaces Reno resident Randi Reed, who served as executive director from 2015-2019.
GasBuddy projects the national average gas price this Thanksgiving will be $2.56 per gallon, a penny higher than last year. The average per-gallon price in Nevada, meanwhile, is $3.30.
Seagate Properties, Inc., based in San Rafael, California, recently closed on the transaction, valued at roughly $50 million, of the 584,866-square-foot, seven-building industrial park in Sparks.
Sparks Florist — which bills itself as Northern Nevada's oldest and largest florist — was established in 1960. The new location inside Renown Regional Medical Center marks the company's fourth storefront in the region.
Each scholarship is worth $1,250 per six-month term, up to $2,500, toward tuition in any of WGU’s Master of Business Administration or Master of Science degree programs in business.
According to NVIE, the event has been designed specifically to meet the needs of manufacturing and tech industries in Northern Nevada.
Kingvale Recreational Resort off Interstate 80 in Soda Springs, about eight miles from Donner Summit and 45 minutes or so west of Reno, has been listed for $5,999,000 by California Outdoor Properties.
"Reno is growing and I’m excited to expand the offering and help some of the brides with more specific tastes be themselves on their special day," said Natalie Mills about opening Moonlight Lace.
Allan Swan’s talk will focus on Panasonic Energy and the company's next 100 years, including the disruptive innovations; perpetuation of a unique employee-focused philosophy; and impact the company is having on Northern Nevada.
Holiday Inn Club Vacations Inc. — which earlier this year purchased 1862 David Walley Hot Springs just south of Genoa — announced this week it has acquired The Ridge Resorts at Lake Tahoe.