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Reno sisters open wellness-focused interior design company

November 15, 2019

Flow Designs is a female-owned interior design business that focuses on "finding balance, wabi-sabi and flow in the home, and encourages a happy and healthy home by creating space in areas, sustainably sourcing materials and furniture free from harmful toxins."

Reno, Sparks fulfillment centers to hire 1,085 seasonal workers

November 14, 2019

According to job postings listed for the Reno and Sparks locations, wages for seasonal positions such as Warehouse Material Handler and Warehouse Fulfillment Specialist range from $13 to $17 an hour, with most offering a 30--a-week hour guarantee.

Nevada minimum wage increase begins in 2020

October 15, 2019

A new law revises provisions relating to health care and the qualified health benefits, effective Jan. 1, 2020, and establishes the minimum level of health benefits that an employer is required to make available to an employee and his or her dependents for the purpose of determining whether the employer is authorized to pay the lower minimum wage rate.

Douglas Co. slaughterhouse: Commission unanimously denies appeal

November 14, 2019

Citing concerns about the flood plain and a septic system that state regulators said they would have to research, Douglas County commissioners on Wednesday evening agreed Centerville is the wrong location for the controversial meat processing facility.

Resort near Donner Summit hits market for $6 million

November 15, 2019

Kingvale Recreational Resort off Interstate 80 in Soda Springs, about eight miles from Donner Summit and 45 minutes or so west of Reno, has been listed for $5,999,000 by California Outdoor Properties.

Boutique bridal business opens in Midtown Reno

November 14, 2019

"Reno is growing and I’m excited to expand the offering and help some of the brides with more specific tastes be themselves on their special day," said Natalie Mills about opening Moonlight Lace.

Odometer readings to be required for Nevada vehicle registration

September 3, 2019

According to AB 483, fuel taxes have been traditionally used to fund construction and maintenance of highways and other roads. However, these revenues have declined because of improved efficiency in cars and gasoline, and the use of alternative fuel sources such as electric vehicles.

Keshmiri brothers dominate adult cabaret sector in Reno

June 2, 2008

Jamy Keshmiri developed his love for business as a youth when he and his brother, Kami, would sneak onto the Lakeridge Golf Course after hours and collect out-of-bounds golf balls for resale. “Of course, I...

$1.3 billion lithium mining project takes shape in rural Northern Nevada

October 9, 2019

Operations will create approximately 1,000 jobs during construction of $1.3 billion project and will employ more than 275 people. Lithium Nevada anticipates permits to be issued by the end of 2020 and for Phase I construction to begin shortly thereafter. Phase I production is expected to begin sometime in late 2022.

Generating buzz: Innovative coworking space opens in downtown Reno

October 31, 2019

Opening of 5,000-square-foot Reno Hive marks newest chapter in building up the city's reputation as the Biggest Little startup community. Along with the influx of homegrown startups, nearly 100 companies have relocated or expanded to Reno-Sparks in the last three years.

Vocational vs. traditional education: What’s the difference?

August 31, 2009

Vocational education programs are also sometimes known as occupational or technical education, career training, trade schools and apprenticeship programs. Vocational or career education programs prepare and train their students in specialized skills for specific career...

Four Reno events centers to install walk-through metal detectors

November 13, 2019

Event management company ASM Global plans to install the 12 walk-through detectors today at the four Reno venues it manages — Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno Events Center, National Bowling Stadium and Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center.