News Briefs

News Briefs


Lush Cosmetics holiday pop-up opens in South Reno

The 1,000-square-foot space located between Davinci’s and LOFT will be open through Jan. 15, 2022.

Four Douglas County businesses earn Spotlight Award

The four winners for this year's Spotlight Award were Anytime Fitness – Gardnerville, Big Daddy’s Bike, Ski & Brew, CoCoMoes and Lucky Beaver Bar & Burger.

Nevada's second annual Rural Pitch Day set for Nov. 5

Startups and tech companies can earn up to $1,250 for a successful pitch; deadline to register is Oct. 22.

'Hundreds of positions available' at public sector job fair in Reno

More than 30 employers will be on hand for a “Government Agency/Public Sector Job Fair” from noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Reno Town Mall.

Mari Chuy’s wins PBS Reno Spotlight Award for Extraordinary Local Business

“We work so hard to connect with people of Northern Nevada and give back every opportunity we can," said Jesus “Chuy” Gutierrez, chef and owner of Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen.

Reno panel to discuss state of journalism industry

Reynolds School alumnus Larry Ryckman, editor of The Colorado Sun, will moderate the panel of journalists from RGJ Media, KTVN News, The Nevada Independent, This Is Reno and KUNR Public Radio.

Plumas Bank donates $50,000 to Dixie Fire Fund

“The Dixie Fire hit close to home, as many of our bank branches serve community members and businesses that resided in direct path of the fire,” notes Plumas Bank's BJ North.

Business Beat: Footwear brand plans logistics center in Fernley, Sparks home prices set new record

Tap the link to listen to this week's Business Beat segment, produced in partnership with KUNR Public Radio.

LA-based hot chicken eatery seeks franchise opportunities in Reno

The initial investment necessary to open a The Red Chickz franchise ranges between $364,000 and $821,000.

New Reno-based air service aha! takes off this month

aha! will provide nonstop service from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to communities across the Pacific Northwest and Northern California three times a week.

90 nominees up for EDAWN's 2021 ‘Existing Industry Awards’

There are 90 business and nonprofit nominees for this year’s awards, several of whom are nominated for multiple categories.

Nevada female farmers, entrepreneurs sought for accelerator program

Selected participants from Nevada will join women from Oregon and Washington for a free 15-week online program.

Business Beat: Company using sensors to save water, logistics jobs seeing renewed focus

Tap the link to listen to this week's NNBW Business Beat segment with KUNR.

Reno's Albright & Associates celebrates 45 years in business

Albright & Associates, which celebrated 45 years in business on Sept. 24, was started in 1976 by Deane Albright.

In $1.2 million deal, Nevada Press Association sells Rinckel Mansion

The Carson City property was purchased by Sarah Martin, who intends to operate it as a bed-and-breakfast and public tearoom.