Stories for July 2018


Tuesday, July 31

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Renting out houses could be a solution to the housing shortage.


Screenshot of "Obsessed with the Game."

Monday, July 30

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The original sign of Park Lane Mall will have a home in the Park Lane multi-use development.

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Modern lifestyle photographers

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Cortney E. Young

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Members of the Reno + Sparks Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon cutting of the new Behavioral Health Center at Saint Mary’s on June 26 with Helen Lidholm, CEO of Saint Mary’s Hospital; Mayor Hilary Schieve; and Reno City Councilwoman Naomi Duerr.

Courtesy Rob Sabo

From left, City of Reno At Large Council Member David Bobzien; Par Tolles of Tolles Development; Shirley Folkins-Roberts of Panattoni Development; and Kurt Stitser of Realm Constructors sat on the June 26 panel, while Don Tatro, executive director of the Builders Association of Northern Nevada, served as moderator.

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Dana Bennett, right, is president of the Nevada Mining Association. She spoke June 13 at the Churchill Economic Development Authority’s Business Council monthly breakfast.

Sunday, July 29

Saturday, July 28

Friday, July 27

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Illustration by Lauren Solinger

Courtesy Breadware

Breadware CEO Daniel Price presents on the company's Mega-B Bread Board at a recent tradeshow. Breadware moved its headquarters from Santa Barbara to Reno in April 2017.

Thursday, July 26

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This schematic shows the 48,000-square-foot development planned for Double R and Damonte Ranch boulevards.

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An aerial view of the planned Village at Rancharrah mixed-use project.

Dermody Properties

LogistiCenter at I-80, located west of Reno on the California border, is a four-building industrial park, with Building 1 and Building 2 complete and fully leased. Building 3 and Building 4 have recently began construction.

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The North Valley Commerce Center Buildings B and A-1, developed by Panattoni Development, is a 2-building project totaling 1,060,617 square feet. It recently sold for $81 million.

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Phase 2 of LogistiCenter at 395, located in Reno, is under construction. LogistiCenter at 395 is a three-phase, master-planned industrial park. When complete, this park will encompass five buildings and a total of 2.8 million square feet of industrial space. Read about the state of the region's commercial real estate market on page 33 of this month's NNBV.

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Bill Anderson, left, makes a point during the July 12 Breakfast & Business event, while Patrick Carr looks on.

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Switch's SuperNAP data center shown under construction in 2016.

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A look from afar at Tesla's Gigafactory 1 in Storey County as part of the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center, which could be part of a potentially growing international market for Northern Nevada.

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Walmart distribution facility at the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center.

Wednesday, July 25

Tuesday, July 24


Chancellor Dr. Thom Reilly, right, listens to public comments on whether an acting or interim president of Western Nevada College in September 2017.

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File - This April 10, 2014, file photo shows a male sage grouse trying to impress a group of hens.

Monday, July 23

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A proposed indoor events center is seen in this artist rendering. The estimated cost for the building in Stateline is up to $90 million.

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Nevada Industry Excellence members gather at their office at the UNR Innevation Center. Pictured, left to right, are administrative assistant Alisa Kader, project manager Martin Potnick, financial manager Rhonda Hohenstein, director Mark Anderson, and project manager Rhea Gustafson. Not pictured: project manager Stacy Rutherford.

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The proposed layout for the Dorms on Sage Street housing project.

Sunday, July 22

Saturday, July 21

Friday, July 20

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Phase 1 of Harvest at Damonte Ranch (seen here) is 100 percent leased, and Phase 2 is expected to wrap up in October, bringing online an extra 182 apartment units.

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Doug Erwin, SVP of entrepreneurial development at EDAWN

Courtesy Breadware

Breadware, an IoT product development startup located in Reno, qualified for R&D Tax Credits, as its business model is centered around research and development.

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Breadware CEO Daniel Price.

Thursday, July 19

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Eagle Valley Market is located at 933 Woodside Drive in Carson City.

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McKenzie Properties is building a 41,000-square-foot building at the south end of Kietzke Lane.


Office vacancy rates in Downtown Reno (including locations such as 50 W. Liberty St., seen here) were at 11.25 percent during the first quarter of 2018.

Courtesy Dickson Commercial Group

Office layouts are changing to more open and collaborative spaces, but building owners are hard-pressed to find regional contractors willing to take on smaller tenant improvement projects.

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A group of beachgoers on hole No. 17 on July 14, led by Kings Beach resident Josh Crummy, far right, show off their makeshift margarita blender — a power drill.

Wednesday, July 18

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The "Grow with Google" event in Reno will include a full day of trainings, workshops, boot camps, access to tools, one-one-coaching and more.

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Google's "Grow with Google" initiative is focused on helping drive economic opportunities in cities across the United States. Google will visit Reno on Monday, Aug. 6, at the Nevada Museum of Art. Pictured is a recent "Grow with Google" event in Cleveland.

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The historic Borland-Clifford house was built in 1875.

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The Borland-Clifford house is being prepared this week for its move across town.

Tuesday, July 17

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A look inside the Silver State Relief dispensary in Sparks, Nevada, in October 2016.

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The new center was originally supposed to open in August 2016, but heavy snowfall in winter 2016-17 set the opening back close to one year.

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Ribbon Cutting: Marking a new era for health care in the region, Barton Health Chairman of the Board, Kirk Ledbetter, donor and philanthropist, Lisa Maloff and Barton Health President & CEO, Dr. Clint Purvance cut the ribbon at the Robert Maloff Center grand opening yesterday (from left to right).

Monday, July 16

Courtesy Chase International

This property is located at 177 Pine Point Drive in Glenbrook, Nevada.

Courtesy Chase International

This property is located at 1968 Glenbrook House Road in Glenbrook, Nevada.

Courtesy Chase International

This property is located at 3115 Jameson Beach Road in South Lake Tahoe, California.

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NSHE Vice Chancellor for Finance Chet Burton.

Sunday, July 15

Saturday, July 14

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Keynote Used Records and Books owner Ray Hadley has operated his store in South Lake Tahoe for 31 years.

Friday, July 13

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A look down South Wells Avenue in Reno, which has a high density of Hispanic-owned businesses.

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Dr. Gi Woong Yun

Ryan Hoffman / Tahoe Daily Tribune

Experts don't see the expansion of legal sports betting having much of an impact on Lake Tahoe casinos.

Autumn Whitney / Tahoe Daily Tribune

Nate Riffle, left, and Jerry Seagreaves co-own The Hangar, a new craft beer taproom located along the Upper Truckee River.

Claire Cudahy / Tahoe Daily Tribune

Small Batch Sauce Co. currently makes a BBQ sauce and two flavors of enchilada sauce, but they hope to expand the line down the road.

Claire Cudahy / Tahoe Daily Tribune

Erik Castaneda and Andy Brimm started selling their small batch sauces out of Incline Village in January.

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As of June 2018, there are 116 licensed cultivators, 80 producers and 61 dispensaries in Nevada.

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Polaris, founded in 1954 in Minnesota, manufactures and markets a variety of all-terrain vehicles.

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Drilling was performed earlier this year on the EGS research FORGE project in Fallon.

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A generic paper based proposal/design that has been stamped "Approved" in large diagonal red text.

Kelsey Penrose

The new owner of the Cutthroat Saloon, Fawna Demond, behind the historical bar.

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Brothers Jeff, left, and Paul Young opened Shoe Tree Brewing Co. in Carson City. The brewery promotes what they describe as “the most unique and diverse rail in Carson City.” Photo by Cathleen Allison/Nevada Momentum

Thursday, July 12

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The Holiday Inn Express & Suites is located at 4055 N. Carson St, Carson City.

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Work continues on the Bently Heritage site in Minden on the afternoon of July 11.

Wednesday, July 11

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A look inside the Sparks Crossing branch in April 2017.

Kaleb M. Roedel / NNBV

Ketamine, pictured here, is growing in popularity to treat mental health conditions as an alternate to common antidepressants.

Tuesday, July 10

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Larkr connects patients with therapists through video chat.

Courtesy EDAWN

The 2017 winner for "Company of the Year Small" was Gyford Productions, LLC.

Monday, July 9

Sunday, July 8

Saturday, July 7

Friday, July 6

Courtesy Chase International

These raw statistics provided by Chase International for the Truckee market compare the first half of 2018 (left column) to the same timeframe from 2017 (right column).

Courtesy Chase International

These raw statistics provided by Chase International for the Lake Tahoe region compare the first half of 2018 (left column) to the same timeframe from 2017 (right column).

Courtesy Chase International

These raw statistics provided by Chase International for Northern Nevada compare the first half of 2018 (left column) to the same timeframe from 2017 (right column).

Courtesy Reno + Sparks Chamber of Commerce

The Reno + Sparks Chamber of Commerce and the Latin American Chamber of Business announced their merger on June 26. From left: Taylor Russo, Luis Jacquez, Ann Silver, Andres Garcia, Emma Guzman, Felipe Estrada, Silvia Diaz and Angela Medina.

Thursday, July 5

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A look at Newmont's portal at the Twin Underground extension in late 2017.

Illustration: Courtesy Michelle Tibma Marketing & Graphic Design

Illustration: Courtesy Michelle Tibma Marketing & Graphic Design

Wednesday, July 4

Tuesday, July 3

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Jane Driggs and Timothy Johnston.

Monday, July 2

Sunday, July 1