Reno Aces bolstering business efforts with more concerts, events

The wildly successful Grupo Firme concert in October at Greater Nevada Field represents one part of an overhaul in the business model of the Reno Aces, hastened by a pandemic-canceled baseball season in 2020 and the loss of the popular minor-league soccer team Reno 1868 FC.

Past Pages, Nov. 28, 2011: Flu shots help protect fragile recovery

From the archives: As word quickly filtered out last week that the Washoe County Health District reported its first confirmed case of influenza in the Truckee Meadows, healthcare professionals continued to ramp up efforts to convince people to get their flu shots.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Cowboy up for Reno Rodeo Foundation's Denim Drive (sponsored)

The Reno Rodeo’s commitment to giving back is realized with a portion of the proceeds from the “Wildest, Richest Rodeo in the West” going to the Reno Rodeo Foundation, since 1986.

Sierra Space announces $1.4 billion investment round

It marks the first capital raise for the company — launched in June under the umbrella of Sparks-based Sierra Nevada Corporation — and the second-largest private capital raise globally in the aerospace and defense sector ever reported.

Intergenerational housing bringing vulnerable youth, seniors together spreads to Nevada

Dubbed the "Gen Den," the 10-unit Reno facility, set to break ground next month, will house residents who will pay $500 a month for a one-bedroom apartment.

What's Up Downtown: 2nd annual Holiday Deal Hunt is here (Voices)

"With businesses working together, the game will be a fun and light-hearted way to boost community morale."

As thousands of workers remain displaced, Nevada banks on retraining

With nearly as many job openings available in Nevada as there are unemployed people, experts say it’s not so much a lack of available positions, but mismatches between job seekers’ experiences and the needs of employers, or the region where the most available workers are.

Barton Health begins expansion onto former casino property

Barton Health purchased the old Lakeside Inn and Casino for $13.3 million in May 2021.

New Renown scholarship to award $350,000 annually

Goal is to groom local workforce of physicians, healthcare professionals

The goal of the Renown Health Scholarship is to award $350,000 annually to UNR Med students to retain the next generation of Nevada’s healthcare professionals.

Pay attention to the 9.9 Percent — not the 1 Percent (Biz & Books review)

With assets of just slightly over a mere million bucks, the 9.9 Percenters are not individually as moneyed as the 1 Percenters, but they hold more sway, by far, writes author Michael Stewart.

Unvaccinated state workers could face monthly surcharges

“There are going to be costs that are associated with unvaccinated employees. Someone has to foot the bill. So do you spread those costs across everybody? Or do you propose that those responsible for the costs are paying the costs?”

Busy travel expected at Reno airport throughout Thanksgiving weekend

Reno-Tahoe International Airport is expecting roughly 15,000 arriving and departing passengers on peak days.

Reno-Carson City full of family fun opportunities

From Reno Ice to Wild Island in Sparks to the Carson City Aquatic Facility and everything in between, Northern Nevada is loaded with businesses and attractions full of fun for the whole family.

Despite delays, $80M Stateline events center construction mostly on track

Located on the Nevada side of Tahoe's south shore, the 143,000-square-foot facility will have an estimated economic impact of $40-60 million per year.

Nevada average gas price hits $4, according to GasBuddy

Gas prices in Nevada are 5.5 cents per gallon higher than a month ago and stand $1.44 per gallon higher than a year ago.