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Former Carson City supervisor Brad Bonkowski dies

“To die will be an awfully big adventure.” (Peter Pan) And so begins an obituary for a human whose true value will only be known by those who knew him.

Unusual court bid in fight over Churchill County toad

Power plant is asking to scale back by 80% the original plan approved last November.

Miles Construction stumbles into indoor farming

A new business segment that could account for as much as 30 percent of Miles Construction’s annual revenue came about entirely by happenstance. Cary Richardson, president of Miles Construction, told NNBW last week that the company’s work constructing large cultivation facilities for the cannabis industry provided a foundation for ongoing work in the indoor farming industry. Building horizontal and vertical greenhouses adds a crucial source of revenue for Miles Construction that could act as a buffer against cyclical slowdowns in the construction industry, Richardson said.

nZero named to TIME’s list of Best Inventions of 2022

Local start-up nZero was just named as one of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2022.

Saint Mary’s recognized for multiple clinical specialties

Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, recently received numerous clinical Specialty Excellence AwardsTM from Healthgrades, the leading marketplace connecting doctors and patients. In addition to the more than one dozen Specialty Excellence AwardsTM, Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center was announced as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for both Spine and Prostate Surgery, becoming the only hospital in Nevada to receive the honor. This achievement reflects the hospital’s outstanding clinical performance in these areas and puts Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center in the top 5% of hospitals nationwide for outcomes in spinal or prostate cases.

October home sales slow in Reno/Sparks

The Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors released its October 2022 report on existing home sales in Reno/Sparks and Fernley, including median sales price and the number of home sales in the region. RSAR obtains its information from the Northern Nevada Regional Multiple Listing Service.

Gibson resigns as chair of gaming control

Brin Gibson has resigned as chairman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board.

Reno battery recycling company awarded $10 million federal grant

American Battery Technology Co., has been awarded a $9.99 million federal grant from the Department of Energy.

Mining company starts scholarship at Western Nevada College

$3,500 yearly scholarship for students who focus on mining-related interests.

Anaconda Copper Mine cleanup meeting set for Dec. 15

The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 15 at the City of Yerington Public Works Building.

NCET Biz Tips: Elections 2022: Bye, bye red wave — hello Purple Rain

After all the TV ads. And the mailers. And the millions of dollars spent over the last two years. And the predictions that a “red wave” was going to wash over the country and splash right into Carson City.

Montane Building Group completes church site improvements

Montane Building Group has announced they have completed site improvements for Hope Community Church at 755 Trademark Drive in Reno.

Stewart Title relocates Reno branch to Mayberry Gardens

One of Stewart Title’s Reno offices has moved from South Kietzke to Northwest Reno.

Renown expands South Meadows facility

South Reno’s rapidly growing population is the impetus behind a new medical facility being built at Renown South Meadows Medical Center.

Montane Building Group completes construction of Sports Clips

Montane Building Group has announced they have completed construction of a Sports Clips at McQueen Crossing, located at 1650 Robb Dr., Ste. B5 in Reno.