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Mitchell Asset Group completes, sells 10,000 sq. ft. Sparks health center

April 24, 2019 — SPARKS, Nev. — Mitchell Asset Group announced April 16 it closed the sale of a newly developed medical office facility in Sparks. Located at 777 Vista Blvd., the 10,429-square-foot property is fully occupied by a new DaVita Kidney Care center, operated by Denver-based DaVita HealthCare Partners

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Nine projects honored by Nevada AGC at 20th annual PINNACLE awards

April 24, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — Northern Nevada's construction community showcased its best projects of the past year at the annual PINNACLE Awards, sponsored by the Nevada Chapter of Associated General Contractors, on April 19. The “Projects In Northern Nevada Achieving Construction Leadership Excellence,” or PINNACLE Awards program,

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City National Bank named Founding Partner of T-Mobile Arena

April 23, 2019 — LAS VEGAS — T-Mobile Arena and the MGM Grand Garden Arena recently announced a partnership with City National Bank. According to a news release provided on behalf of T-Mobile Arena, the multiyear agreement, brokered by AEG Global Partnerships, establishes City National Bank as a Founding

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Nonprofit applications sought for Allegra’s annual FootPRINT Fund

April 23, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — Allegra Marketing Print Mail in Reno is accepting applications for its annual FootPRINT Fund, a program that awards area nonprofits the opportunity to receive up to $1,000 in marketing and print services. The fund provides recipients with assistance in marketing planning, graphic

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Nevada State Bank among several to be honored with Nevada SBA Lender Awards

April 18, 2019 — LAS VEGAS — The Nevada District office of the U. S. Small Business Administration is honoring 10 lenders “for their commitment to providing critical capital to Nevada's small businesses in 2018,” the department announced April 11. Winners will be recognized at at SBA's Small Business

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Future of Reno floodplain development focus of new BANN website

April 18, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — The Builders Association of Northern Nevada recently launched a website designed to help Reno residents and developers understand how innovative engineering techniques allow safe and environmentally sustainable new neighborhoods in floodplains. The site, FloodPlainFacts.com, isn't focused on any single housing project, said Don Tatro,

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Senate votes to repeal GOED’s authority to give business tax breaks

April 17, 2019 — CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Nevada Senate voted on Tuesday to take the ability to give businesses transferrable tax breaks away from the Governor's Office of Economic Development. At present, GOED has the power to approve partial abatements of some taxes and to issue transferable tax

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RSAR’s ‘REALTORS Build A Better Block’ project accepting applications

April 16, 2019 — RENO, Nev. – The Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors is accepting applications for its annual "REALTORS Build A Better Block" project. According to an RSAR press release, REALTORS Build a Better Block gives organizations the opportunity to submit project plans to create a new public space

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Nevada gaming, tourism leaders come out against Yucca Mountain

April 16, 2019 — CARSON CITY, Nev. — The top leaders of Nevada's gaming industry have joined in a letter urging the U.S. Congress to end plans to try to license and open Yucca Mountain. "The impacts nuclear waste could have on our visitors and our employees would unquestionably

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Nevada educational innovation commission one step closer to reality

April 15, 2019 — CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Senate Education Committee on Friday, April 13, gave its blessing to SB91, creating a Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education. The commission would be charged with developing a "statewide vision and implementation plan" to improve Nevada schools. It would

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Reno-based Heritage Bank of Nevada to merge with Glacier Bancorp

April 12, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — Heritage Bancorp, the Reno-based holding company for Heritage Bank of Nevada, has entered into an agreement to join the Glacier Bancorp family of banks, officials announced last week. Pending board and regulatory approval, Heritage will officially be under the Glacier Bancorp umbrella

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$730,000 grant for UNR to help women gain STEM training

April 11, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — Nevada U.S. Sens. Jacky Rosen and Catherine Cortez Masto have announced a $730,000 grant to study amphibian diseases and encourage women to seek STEM training. The grant to the University of Nevada, Reno will finance a study of chytridiomycosis, a disease blamed

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Check out the list: Top 40 Sierra Nevada Powerful Women finalists revealed

April 10, 2019 — RENO, Nev.— Readers of the Northern Nevada Business View responded enthusiastically to the publication’s second annual Sierra Nevada Powerful Women contest — in all, 7,750 votes were tallied from March 21 through April 5, with hundreds of people choosing among 132 nominees. Now, the NNBV

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Reno’s Great Full Gardens receives national restaurant award (w/ video)

April 9, 2019 — WASHINGTON — On March 28, the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation announced its national winners for the 2019 Restaurant Industry Awards, celebrating diversity and inclusion, community service and leadership in the restaurant industry. According to an NRAEF news release, the foundation honored the winners during a

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Reno crews break ground on 121,000 square foot retirement complex

April 5, 2019 — RENO, Nev. – Carson City based Mission Senior Living on March 18 celebrated the groundbreaking of the new Mountain Lakes Estates Retirement Community in South Reno. According to a March 21 news release, upon completion in spring 2020, the 121,000-square-foot, four-story building will offer 130

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Plumas Bank ranked 2nd-best performing community bank in U.S.

April 3, 2019 — QUINCY, Calif. — Plumas Bancorp, the holding company for Plumas Bank, announced this week it was awarded “the prestigious 2018 Raymond James & Associates Community Bankers Cup, which recognizes the top 10 percent of community banks in the nation.” According to an April 2 press

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Gov. Sisolak creates 2020 Census committee for Nevada

April 3, 2019 — CARSON CITY, Nev. — Gov. Steve Sisolak has issued an executive order establishing a committee to ensure every Nevadan is counted in the upcoming census. "Nevada's Complete County Committee will oversee all outreach and coordination among public and private sector organizations in the state to encourage

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Environment, sustainability topic of NNBV April Breakfast & Business event

March 21, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — The Northern Nevada Business View’s next Breakfast & Business panel discussion will take place 7-9 a.m. Thursday, April 4, at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. The topic is Environment and Sustainability. The following 4-person panel will touch on topics such as climate, energy and

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Dermody Properties completes Phase II of LogistiCenter at 395

March 20, 2019 — RENO, Nev. — Dermody Properties last week announced it has completed the second building of Phase 2 of its massive “LogistiCenter at 395” facility in the North Valleys, making 436,363 square feet of real estate space available for lease. LogistiCenter at 395, Phase II, Building

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Kamala Harris to headline Carson City fundraiser April 2

March 18, 2019 — CARSON CITY, Nev. — Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris will be the keynote speaker for Battle Born Progress during its biennial Northern Nevada fundraising event in Carson City, officials announced last week. The event will be at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, at

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