PODCAST: PokeCrawl Dominates Downtown


pokecrawlHe nearly died in 2011 at the Reno Air Races, but today he’s a competitor in the event. In today’s podcast we meet Jason Barksdale, who flies the Tony The Tiger plane in the annual International Championship Air Races.

“It was all I wanted to do,” he said about racing an airplane.

We also go downtown for the first ever PokeCrawl, plus some other upcoming events.

Also in this episode:

  • The Reno response to Amy Schumer
  • An update on the SOS Washoe campaign
  • What the city is doing about affordable housing

Thanks to our sponsor of this episode, Winter Street Law Group: Winter Street Law Group is a Reno-based law firm that has been offered legal expertise and has been helping people in the greater Northern Nevada area since 1986. They are committed to providing superior legal representation to the people, families, and small businesses of our community. Visit winterstreelawgroup.com or call for a free consultation: 775-786-5800.

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Bob Conrad is co-founder of ThisisReno. He manages ThisisReno and Conrad Communications, LLC, his marketing communications consulting company (disclosure: he has two part-time contracts working for the University of Nevada, Reno). He is a part-time faculty member at Truckee Meadows Community College and is a regular contributor to Reno Public Radio.