Get Cracking! Nevadans Challenged to Get Screened for Colon Cancer


Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month is March 1 – 31 Each March there’s an increase in the number of adults getting screened for colon cancer thanks to Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, but doctors in the state are hoping the increased awareness continues throughout the year. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death for […]

La Gente de Nevada Desafiado a una Prueba de Detección de Cáncer de Colon


El mes de la conciencia del cáncer colorrectal es marzo 1 – 31 Cada marzo, hay un aumento en el numero de los adultos que tienen una prueba de cáncer de colon, gracias al mes de la consciencia del cáncer colorrectal, pero los médicos en el estado esperan que el aumento de la conciencia continua […]

Tiffany East Opens Strategic Public Relations Agency

Tiffany East

Tiffany East, a public relations professional with more than 25 years of experience has opened Tiffany East PR, a public relations agency dedicated to strategic public relations programs that achieve results. She is the former vice president of public relations of The Glenn Group, where she spent nearly eight years designing award-winning programs including the […]

Assembly Republicans: Bill Will Help Underperforming Schools

Melissa Woodbury

SUBMITTED BY ASSEMBLY REPUBLICANS Tomorrow, the Nevada Assembly Education Committee will hear AB 448, Governor Brian Sandoval’s plan to help transform underperforming public schools by creating the new Achievement School District. This bill is part of a series of education reforms mentioned by the Governor in his State of the State speech which will be […]

March 25, 2015 Reno City Council Highlights


Reno, Nevada — In our ongoing commitment to keep citizens and media informed, we’ve summarized the outcomes of a few key agenda items from today’s Reno City Council meetings. For in-depth review of all of today’s agenda items, visit the City of Reno meetings portal. The agenda numbers, at left, provide convenient links to corresponding […]

Dismantled Sailboats Create Series of Traditional Sailor Tattoo Art: Get Details Here

Sailor Art

Local artists Alex Houlton and Gonzalo Delacruz present “The Last Voyage,” an ode to one of the most prolific tattoo artists the world has known. The closing reception for this show, Saturday at 8 pm in the Lasting Dose Gallery, is the last chance to see this show in its entirety. Houlton gives his pieces an […]

Idlewild Park Train Rolls Again March 28 Through April 12, 2015


The Idlewild Park train will roll again Saturday, March 28, 2015 to coincide with the Washoe County School District’s two-week spring break. The train will operate from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, weather permitting, beginning March 28 through Sunday, April 12. Families can enjoy a ride that highlights the most scenic parts of the park. […]

CUBE at Midtown Hosts U.S. Patent & Trade Office Director For Talk: Details Here


The CUBE at Midtown is presenting U.S. Patent and Trade Office (USPTO) Director John Cabeca to talk with northern Nevada’s entrepreneurial and inventor communities. As the Director of the Silicon Valley USPTO, Cabeca carries out the strategic direction of the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the USPTO, and is responsible […]

County Commissioners Support School Repair, Automatic Aid Bills

Truckee Fire Protection District

The following report highlights several agenda items from the Washoe County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Videos of County Commission meetings are replayed regularly on WCTV (Charter Ch. 193). You may also watch videos-on-demand online. Legislative Update: Item 21. The Board voted to support Senate Bill (SB) 411, sponsored by Senator Debbie […]

Sheriff’s Office Seeks Assistance with Locating Stolen Property from Burglaries

Jeremy Daniel Tester

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Detectives want to hear from anyone who may have unwittingly purchased stolen property from burglary suspect Jeremy Daniel Tester. Tester was arrested on March 18 at his residence in Sparks along with his younger brother Matthew Dylan Tester. The two face multiple charges related to several different burglaries. Thousands of dollars’ […]

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