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Tahoe Mountain Club’s new owners: We’re no longer losing money

December 6, 2019

A year ago, Tahoe Mountain Club announced it would close all facilities after a $14 million infusion of funds across 8 years by the owner had failed to produce sustainable profit margins. Within days, Paradigm8, a Tahoe-based developer, acquired the club — and this year, the property is in the black.

Nevada Supreme Court: Journalism shield laws apply to digital media, too

December 6, 2019

Storey County businessman Lance Gilman had previously sued Sam Toll, owner of The Storey Teller blog, for defamation and demanded Toll reveal his sources. On Thursday, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled 7-0 that Toll and his blog are protected by the state's journalism shield law — and as such, his sources should remain protected.

Harold’s Club or Bust: Looking back at one of Reno’s biggest businesses

December 6, 2019

As a craps dealer decades ago at Harold’s Club, Reno historian Neal Cobb had an inside seat into the rise of the casino, which began as a small gaming establishment and later dominated North Virginia Street with its towering white seven-story building and huge 75-foot by 35-foot mural of pioneers.

PHOTOS: Female business leaders honored at Girl Scouts dinner

December 5, 2019

Northern Nevada businesswomen Christina Pacifico, Lara Ritchie, Cari Herington, Carolyn Cowan Barbash, Kenia Orellana and Katrina Loftin were recognized at the Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada's 17th annual TRIUMPHANT dinner on Nov. 21.

Drug and alcohol database for commercial drivers to go live Jan. 6

December 4, 2019

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 grants $25,000 to Food Bank of Northern Nevada

December 3, 2019

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.

NV Energy Foundation donates $145K to 25 Northern NV nonprofits

November 29, 2019

The NV Energy Foundation announced recently it donated more than $305,000 in the third quarter of 2019 to Nevada nonprofits that support safety and wellness — $145,100 to 25 nonprofits in Northern Nevada, and $160,750 to 23 in Southern Nevada.