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Census seeking workers to canvas in Northern Nevada

October 23, 2019

According to the U.S. Census Bureau's website, you can earn up to $17 an hour in Washoe County and Carson City for a census taker position:. Rates for Douglas and Churchill counties, meanwhile, are listed at $15 an hour.

NV education nonprofit partners with adaptive learning tech company

October 22, 2019

Bellevue, Washington-based DreamBox Learning announced the partnership Oct 17, describing the move as one that will "provide Nevada educators access to research-driven live webinars, on-site trainings and other professional development resources that will help them further personalize their math instruction for each student’s unique growth and learning needs."

Survey: Casino industry favorability ‘has never been higher’

October 22, 2019

According to the American Gaming Association's Attitudes on Casino Gaming 2019 survey, "the increase in favorability coincides with a surge in casino visitation and a widespread perception that the industry provides innovative, high-quality entertainment while supporting economic growth."

Newest Homewatch CareGivers branch opens in Reno

October 22, 2019

Homewatch CareGivers, which was founded in 1980 and has about 200 locations across the U.S. and internationally, announced Oct. 15 the opening of a new location at 955 S. Virginia St. Ste. 219.

Rural Nevadans invited to help set housing priorities

October 21, 2019

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development, the state departments of Business and Industry and the Health and Human Services are partnering to help set priorities for the nearly $40 million in Housing and Urban Development grants the state receives each year.

Lithium Nevada inks deal with mining contractor

October 18, 2019

Lithium Nevada announced recently the company has entered into an exclusive agreement with North American Coal Corporation (NACCO) to serve as exclusive contract miner for the $1.3 billion Thacker Pass lithium project near Orovada.

$900,000 senior living community expansion in Reno complete

October 17, 2019

The $900,000 construction project began in February. Further, Mission Senior Living's first residential community, Mountain Lakes Estate Retirement Living, broke ground in August 2019 and is slated for completion next summer in South Reno.

Carson City’s Ormsby House back on the market

October 17, 2019

“I received a cancellation from the buyer on Thursday of last week and that the Ormsby House is back on the market,” Kim Fiegehen, who represents the sellers, told the Nevada Appeal on Wednesday.