While many emergency departments and behavioral health clinics in Reno-Sparks have seen a surge in patients seeking help for depression and anxiety, mental healthcare providers that offer alternative treatment options are also seeing a rise in demand.
Per the report, at Lake Tahoe, a person or couple would need a combined annual income of $130,562 to afford the average priced home — after the required 20% down payment of $175,000.
Small- and medium-sized businesses add character to Carson City, while new retail and mixed-use centers such as Reno Public Market and Keystone Commons in Reno, and the sprawling Oddie District in Sparks, seek to reinvent the retail experience by integrating art, entertainment and mixed-commercial elements.
The project will create roughly 100-150 construction jobs; Gilbane Building Company is lead contractor, and Nevada-based crews will be used when possible.
The biotech sector has drawn a lot of attention over the last two years. Along with hospitals and medical clinics, one could argue that no businesses were more essential than those working in life sciences, including Charles River Laboratories, which operates a 460,000-square-foot facility on Longley Lane.
In this ultra-competitive labor market, business owners across Northern Nevada are looking for any edge to attract and retain great employees.
Adrienne Snow, co-owner of Western States Hemp Co. in Churchill County, recognizes the sweet smell of success.
Make a difference in your community by sharing your enthusiasm and extending a helping hand while making new friendships that will last a lifetime.
We recently spoke with top executives at Renown Health, Saint Mary's Health Network, Carson Tahoe Health and Northern Nevada Medical Group to discuss challenges and opportunities to the the healthcare industry amid the lingering pandemic.
A lot goes into the business of composting — and demand across Northern Nevada for services offered through Full Circle Soils & Compost and Down to Earth Composting and has grown considerably over the past 18 months.
"It’s RTCs mission to support multimodal projects, not stop them. Let’s finish building the multimodal project that is at our fingertips, Center Street, and continue this collective vision of a Downtown Reno that serves everyone and every business," opines Ky Plaskon of the Truckee Meadows Bicycle Alliance.
From the archives: An estimated 28,000 workers without a high school diploma lost jobs by 2010, and the jobless rate among high school dropouts in the state is 67% higher than the national average.
Along with purportedly boosting access to care and addressing Northern Nevada's ongoing physician shortages, officials with UNR Med and Renown Health say the entities' 50-year affiliation will go a long way to benefit the greater Reno-Sparks economy.
"The cost of congressional inaction means that instead of creating jobs in a new, clean energy economy, thousands of jobs will be lost."
After taking off 2020 due to COVID, the oldest and largest small business expo in Northern Nevada returned this past Friday; we spoke with several small businesses who came out to the 15th NCET event.