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Annual EDAWN economic update praises job growth, laments housing prices

January 24, 2020

During the annual event, CEO Mike Kazmeriski said the organization sees a future with "more technology and more high-paying jobs. We’re really focused on the Bay Area. We see the Bay area as a real opportunity." Meanwhile, it was also reported that overall, eight out of every 10 jobs created in Reno-Sparks are jobs that can’t afford a median price home.

Federal REDI grant aids Washoe Tribe in updating economic plans

January 22, 2020

The Rural Economic Development Innovation (REDI) initiative provides free technical assistance to help rural communities create and implement economic development plans. Last year, the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California was one of only 48 communities chosen to receive REDI support.

Job fair for Nevada veterans set for Jan. 24 in Reno

January 21, 2020

The job fair — geared specifically for veterans — will highlight positions starting at $15/hour. Available jobs include package handlers, production associates, route services sales reps, machinists, bus drivers, mining operators and more.