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Bill Would Protect Nevada’s Smaller Waste Haulers, Recyclers

A bill introduced into the legislature last week aims to protect smaller waste recycling companies against exclusive waste contracts, such as the …

Nevada

Nevada trash legislation introduced to ‘level playing field’ for waste-management companies

PHOTOS: Groundbreaking for Addition to Damonte Ranch High School

Story and Photos by Ty O’Neil Scroll down for a gallery of images from the event. When Washoe County question 1 was passed by voters in the November …

Education

Three new laws passed in first 40 days of 2017 legislative session

Three bills became laws in the first 40 days of the 2017 state legislative session, after Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed three veteran's …

Government

Bruka Theatre Of The Sierra, Inc

Hope you will attend the shows and take pleasure in our creative antics. I love these ladies and their brave and colorful hearts. Playing though …

Donation drive for Lemmon Valley residents March 25

Washoe County Announcement<p>Donation drive for Lemmon Valley residents March 25 <br>Washoe County Giving and Volunteering Committee helping Lemmon Valley …

Silicon Valley

Santa Fe Hotel

“Start at the bar, with a $2 Picon Punch, during happy hour and then head into the family-styled dining room with long tables.” in 1 reviews<p>“The …

Hotels

Flood Project Director: Funds Available to Elevate Homes in Lemmon Valley

If only it was actually that fast. Keep up the great work, Nevada Army Guard! pic.twitter.com/m9FykEMtsf — Nevada Guard (@NVNationalGuard) March 13, …

Nevada legislators not inclined to open their communications to the public

Emails show Nevada higher ed agency misled Legislature on funding study

Government

How to use drones for search and rescue to be explored in national symposium

Heading a stellar line-up of speakers for the second annual UAS Search and Rescue Symposium, Gene Robinson, who literally wrote the book on how to …

Humans of Reno: A Student Triathlete

University of Nevada, Reno, student-athlete Jourdyn LaBadie is preparing for a half Ironman Triathlon this June.<p>Listen in the radio feature story …

Food Truck Industry Taking Shape In Rural Elko

The food truck industry is growing nationally, with cities like Orlando, Florida and Austin, Texas leading the charge.<p>But a new crop of mobile food …

Restaurants

Current Exhibits at the Nevada Museum of Art

Story and Photos by Brianna Sullivan<p>Miradas: Ancient Roots in Modern and Contemporary Mexican Art<p>Looking for something to do in Reno? Look no further …

Restricted access for non-residents in Lemmon and Antelope Valleys begins Sunday morning

Washoe County Announcement<p>Restricted access for non-residents in Lemmon and Antelope Valleys begins Sunday morning <br>Limiting non-essential traffic …

Business owners may hinder downtown Reno development

Reno has big plans to revitalize downtown, but not all the business owners may be on board.<p>That's especially true on one block in downtown Reno, just …

Urban Planning

destination: Reno, Nevada | Tanya Foster | Dallas Lifestyle Blogger

Have you ever had the opportunity to take a trip to a destination that wasn’t on your radar? I did! We recently just took a wonderful trip to Reno, …

Spiritual Wellness Expo and Conference Set For March 18 and 19, 2017

SPONSORED POST For almost two decades, the Reno Psychic Institute has been bringing speakers and exhibitors from around the world to present …

UNR to face Iowa State in NCAA Tournament

Hiking Cross Peak

Cross Peak is a short little hike in west Reno that you can do in an hour or so. The peak itself overlooks Caughlin Ranch and has a bit of a steep …

Trails

Lemmon Valley Flood Victims See an Increase in Aid Efforts

Reports identified flood concerns as far back as 1991 County: Development did not make current flooding worse Government officials are making the …

State Treasurer Requests Audit of GOED and Tesla, Faraday Tax Deals

Tesla’s Gigafactory outside of Reno. Image: Bob Conrad.<p>Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwartz announced today that he is requesting an audit of the …

Taxes

Dickson Realty Spotlight on RAWBRY with Brianna Bullentini

Sandoval Signs Letter To Trump for Emergency Assistance in Lemmon Valley

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed a letter today requesting a disaster declaration for Lemmon Valley and other parts of Nevada affected by …

We're headed to El Jefe's Cantina in... - Public Relations Society of America – Sierra Nevada Chapter

We're headed to El Jefe's Cantina in Circus Circus Reno for this month's fourth Thursday mixer on March 23. Stop by to check out this new bar, enjoy …

Inside story > The Novelists are playing a homecoming show in Reno after six weeks on the road.

“I miss my dogs, but quite frankly I would stay out another month happily right now—I’m on Cloud Nine,” Joel …

Entertainment

Incident Commander Sam Hicks sticking around to answer questions from Lemmon Valley residents. https://t.co/vSSqPQr8l1

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Reno Music: MP3s of Reno musicians and bands, past and present

231 Shares<p>Reno Bands and Music<p>We at ThisisReno thought it would be fun to compile Reno music by local bands for anyone to listen to. Reno has a noted …

Festivals