News Briefs

News Briefs


Shoe Tree Brewing Company to open new Minden location next month

“We are very excited to get open, create jobs and start brewing world class craft beer for the Carson Valley,” said Brew Master Ryan Bauer.

NV Energy donated nearly $5 million in 2020 to 259 nonprofits

NV Energy, the NV Energy Foundation and NV Energy employees donated nearly $5 million in financial and in-kind donations to 259 Nevada nonprofit organizations in 2020.

2021 Best Places To Work in Northern Nevada nominations open

The nomination deadline is April 9 for the Northern Nevada Human Resources Association’s 14th annual Greater Reno-Tahoe Best Places To Work contest.

New urgent care devoted to pain, injuries opens in Reno

The urgent care at 6522 S. McCarran Blvd., Ste. A, is the vision of Dr. Ali Nairizi and is “the first locally-owned and operated urgent care specializing in alternative pain treatments.”

Regular continued jobless claims drop in Nevada; initial claims up slightly

There have now been a total of 858,978 initial claims filed since the week ending March 14, 2020, at the onset of the pandemic's economic impacts in the Silver State.

Microsoft Reno, BluePeak Technology partner for 13th IT Makeover Campaign

Over the past 12 years, a total of $270,000 has been awarded to more than 30 local nonprofit recipients via the IT Makeover Campaign.

Boys & Girls Club honors Carson City's Campagni Auto Group

This year’s Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada Community Partner of the Year is Carson City-based Campagni Auto Group.

In $1.35 million deal, DRC Landscaping buys Sparks headquarters

The company's immediate goal for the business "is to grow by 20% or more for the next two years and to continue that growth pattern for as long as it is manageable," says owner Daniel Clark.

Reno-based EMPLOYERS facilitates $30K donation to restaurant workers

The California Restaurant Foundation announced recently receiving a $30,000 matching donation from FHLBank San Francisco through the Reno-based EMPLOYERS Insurance Group to support the nonprofit’s Restaurants Care relief fund.

Ichiban reopens inside Eldorado in downtown Reno

The popular restaurant that's been a Reno fixture since first opening in 1980 closed last year after the shuttering of Harrah’s Reno, where it resided for 15 years.

Mari Chuy’s, Baked by Nicki win #RenoLoveLetter campaign

An estimated 760 love letters qualified for the contest; Baked by Nicki and Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen received the most letters, 58 and 23, respectively.

Initial jobless claims fell by nearly 26% last week in Nevada

Through the week ending Feb. 13, there have been a total of 851,469 initial claims filed since the week ending March 14, 2020, according to Nevada DETR.

Gas prices rising due to record cold weather in South

In Nevada, the average price for a gallon of gas is $2.86 — the average in Clark County is $2.87, compared to Washoe County's state-high average of $3.09. The national rate sits at $2.61.

City National donated $370K to 75 organizations last year

In 2020, City National Bank contributed monetary and in-kind support of nearly $370,000 to 75 nonprofits, schools and community organizations throughout the Silver State.

In $420K deal, Alecia Towell LLC establishes new Reno HQ

Alecia Towell LLC offers outpatient psychotherapy for individuals, couples and families in the Reno area and throughout Northern Nevada.