Forest Service signs decision to proceed with Upper Truckee River restoration

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit Supervisor Nancy Gibson has signed a Decision Notice/Finding of No Significant Impact authorizing restoration activities on National Forest System lands associated with the Upper Truckee River Sunset Stables Reach. Working with the California Tahoe Conservancy (CTC), the Forest Service would replace the existing channel with […]

First Lady Kathleen Sandoval Helps Launch Mayors and Mommies Month

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE April is Dedicated to Assisting New and Pregnant Mothers Nevada’s First Lady, Kathleen Sandoval, Immunize Nevada and the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services’ Maternal Child Health Division are teaming up for Mayors and Mommies Month starting April 1. Mayors and Mommies Month is a statewide initiative encouraging Nevada’s mothers to […]

Local Yarn Store Crafting Healthy Hearts With Monthly Stitch Red Knit Night Educational Series

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE Presenter to Talk Trends & Provide Risk Reduction Tips for Heart Disease   University of Nevada, Reno Graduate Research Assistant, Heidi Lengdorfer, is joining Jimmy Beans Wool, local retailer of yarn and fabric, to educate women about cardiovascular disease and how they can protect their heart health. The free Stitch Red Knit Night […]

Washoe County is Seeking Input on Grading Standards

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE Reno, Nevada. March 19, 2012. Washoe County is in the final stages of proposing new standards for grading activities. Grading is any clearing, excavation, cutting, filling, or disturbance of the natural state of the landform or natural vegetation and/or any combination thereof. The County is seeking public input on a draft revision […]

Sandoval appoints Scott Freeman to 2nd Judicial District Court vacancy

GOVERNOR BRIAN SANDOVAL NEWS RELEASE CARSON CITY — Governor Brian Sandoval announced today he has appointed Scott N. Freeman to the 2nd Judicial District Court vacancy. “I am proud to appoint Scott to the bench,” Governor Brian Sandoval said.  “Scott’s extensive criminal and civil trial experience, as well as his community service will serve him […]

Cornerstone Retirement To Host Free Seminar On Retirement Strategies

Learn about individual and spousal tax planning and nest egg protection. Cornerstone Retirement will host a free financial and retirement planning seminar for local residents on April 5 and 12 at 5 p.m. at Glen Eagle’s Restaurant in Carson City. Chris Abts, president and founder of Cornerstone Retirement will lead the 90-minute seminar, followed by a complimentary […]