'We have an advantage': Demand grows for alternative building materials

In the COVID era of rising material costs and massive project delays, companies that use non-traditional building materials may have a leg up on the competition.

Another billion-dollar gaming revenue month for Nevada; Strip still lags

In Northern Nevada, Washoe County saw gaming revenues hit $88.4 million, an increase of 26.7 percent from June 2019. Reno casinos contributed $64.5 million to the total.

Outgoing NNDA leader reflects on Sierra Region's economic gains

Rob Hooper reflects on his role as CEO of the NNDA the past 12 years, an era that saw grandiose economic development gains on the heels of the Great Recession.

Staying ‘aware’ to keep your business, family safe (Biz & Books review)

This book is perfect for when life gets a little hairy, whether at home at your business, writes Terri Schlichenmeyer.

Small businesses stabilizing office occupancy rates across Reno-Sparks

Regional office brokers say the Northern Nevada office sector is nearing a semblance of normalcy, although some companies are still navigating the aftereffects of work from home trends.

Family-owned Slieve Brewing Company planned for Reno

The Mountain family, recent Vegas-to-Reno transplants, have established Slieve Brewing Company — Slieve means “A Mountain” in Irish Gaelic, a nod to their family roots.

CVMC foundation campaign to raise $5 million for cancer center

The Carson Valley Medical Center foundation has started a campaign to raise almost $5 million for a new cancer center as part of CVMC's $40 million expansion project.

Hennessey Capital Management funds new UNR investment competition

Winners of the Hugh Henne Investment Competition will be afforded the opportunity to compete in the annual Rotman International Trading Competition in Toronto.

Has Reno-Sparks become the darling of the multifamily world?

A dearth of multifamily deals has professional investors adjusting their strategies and pursuing different avenues to deploy investment funds and gain a foothold in the Reno-Sparks market.

Masks universally mandatory indoors once again for most Nevada counties

Mandate goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 30

The bulk of the current COVID-19 surge in Nevada remains concentrated in Clark County, though other counties have started to see recent case increases as well.

Nonprofit Spotlight: High Sierra Industries’ X-treme Ability Challenge impacts community (sponsored)

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Past Pages, July 25, 2011: $1,600 an ounce gold pinching jewelers

From the July 2011 archives: "This month, gold cracked $1,600 an ounce, a run-up that is squeezing both jewelers and customers."

Playing the long game: Massive Fernley development sets stage for transformative change for Lyon County

The sheer scope of Victory Logistics District, currently under construction in Fernley, is drawing interest from large national tenants that likely would create a “critical mass” once they begin planting their flags in Northern Nevada.

Thought Leaders: 5 things every multifamily investor needs to consider this year (sponsored)

"Pent-up demand and a significant increase in savings will fuel accelerated growth in the second half of 2021."

Reno staffing agencies: Market faces ‘tremendous wage pressure’

In Reno-Sparks, even before the pandemic, finding enough qualified people to place into open jobs was an issue, said Celeste Johnson, CEO of The Applied Companies.