Walter M. Higgins, Philip G. Satre
Walter M. Higgins will retire as chairman and a member of the board of directors of Sierra Pacific Resources, effective July 31. He’ll be succeeded by Philip G. Satre, currently the company’s lead outside director and the former chairman of the board of Harrah’s Entertainment Inc. before his retirement in 2005.
As of April 7, Washoe County and the cities of Reno and Sparks received over 350 complaints about non-essential businesses remaining open. Compliance staff is investigating and giving initial courtesy notices — no citations have yet been given.