Reading this book is like giving yourself permission to goof off, knowing why doing so is beneficial, and knowing that it’ll make you feel oh-so-much better when you finally do buckle down.
The award was presented by Honor Settelmeyer Jones, a Carson Valley native whose family first came to the area during the 1880s.
Kris Sanchez, the International Director at GOED, was named Interim Executive Director in April after former Director Paul Anderson resigned.
The two-day conference’s mission was to increase early-stage investment in the local economy while celebrating the successes seen in the region over the past few years.
A joint session of the Senate Finance and Assembly Ways and Means committees on Thursday, May 16, approved total K-12 education funding of just more than $8 billion for the coming two-year budget cycle. That’s a $741.8 million increase over the current K-12 budget.
The new agency would cost a minimum of $4 million to operate. The proposal would require two new unclassified positions and six classified positions, five board members and eight advisory board members.
“With these new laws, we’ve just made healthcare more affordable and accessible in Nevada,” the governor told some 50 advocates and provider representatives in the Old Assembly Chambers of the Capitol.
The Assembly gave final approval to SB299, which is designed to encourage school districts to buy and operate electric buses to transport students.
Drivers in Carson City will see the exit numbers change beginning this summer. I-580 exit numbers from Washoe Valley to the Reno Spaghetti Bowl are anticipated to change beginning in the fall.
Ground broke on the new 54,000-square-foot DMV building this past September. The building is anticipated to open after Nevada Day weekend 2020 and greatly reduce wait times in the Reno area.
Ways and Means Chairman Maggie Carlton, D-Las Vegas, called on members of the joint Senate Finance Ways and Means subcommittee to eliminate the $20.9 million of that amount that would have gone to UNR ($9.1 million) and UNLV ($11.8 million) in the coming biennium.
The 20 winners will be announced and honored at the May 29 banquet, taking place 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on May 29 at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno.
The Silver State remains an increasingly attractive place for businesses as shown by its No. 6 ranking on the new survey, up six spots from last year’s ranking of No. 12.
The completely renovated site features a streamlined layout, improved functionality, and consistent site-wide navigation, allowing for a cross-functional experience for users.
RENO, Nev. — Dickinson Wright PLLC recently announced that Chambers & Partners, publisher of the world’s leading guides to the legal profession, has ranked the firm’s Gaming & Licensing practice in Nevada and four of the...
As of today, Nevada gas prices are at an average of $3.50 per gallon, compared to the U.S. average of $2.85/g. In 2009, those numbers were at $2.24/g and $2.27/g, respectively.
Also cut Friday was $250,000 for the Nevada State Prison Preservation Society to pay for projects necessary to allow public access to the historic prison. This puts the museum project on hold for another two years.
The construction students are earning college credits toward a nationally recognized credential while improving their basic skills and achieving workforce training.
The Best Places to Work Hall of Fame honors companies who have repeatedly demonstrated being first-place in favorable ratings from employees and for workforce investment and employee engagement.
RENO, Nev. — Chambers USA, one of the leading legal ratings agencies in the United States, recently released its 2019 rankings. McDonald Carano again ranks as one of the leading Nevada law firms with multiple...