Virginia City brings out mobile applications for iPhone, iPad and Android devices

Mobile apps promote the Comstock’s rich heritage, attractions and events VIRGINIA CITY – Visitors to the Comstock now can get information on mobile applications available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices. The apps provide details on Virginia City’s saloons, restaurants, special events, shopping, lodging and weather as well as historical information. Those using the apps […]

Carson Valley Inn offers Mother’s Day dining specials May 12

MINDEN – CV Steak and Katie’s Country Kitchen at the Carson Valley Inn both will offer Mother’s Day dining specials on May 12. CV Steak, the Carson Valley Inn’s Nevada-style steakhouse, is open for dinner on Mother’s Day from 4:30 p.m., offering a selection of steaks, chops, seafood, chicken, pasta dishes and more. In addition […]

Sugar Bowl Resort to close April 14

DONNER SUMMIT, Calif. – Sugar Bowl Resort will close for the ski season on April 14. The resort, which also operates Royal Gorge Cross Country Resort, reports the snow depth at the summit at 118 inches, and at the base at 25 inches. Skiers have one more day to explore Sugar Bowl’s four peaks. “We […]

Nevada Northern Railway recognizes outstanding volunteers

ELY – Nevada Northern Railway volunteers from around the country gathered for the NNRy’s annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner April 6 at the Prospector Hotel & Casino in Ely. “It’s you, the volunteers, who help us stretch our funds and keep this piece of living history to continue to do what its original purpose was,” Mark […]

Sesame Street Live: “Can’t Stop Singing,” comes to Lawlor April 20, 2013


Sesame Street Live in Reno at Lawlor Events Center Saturday, April 20 – Sunday, April 21, 2013 KNPB NEWS — When Elmo gets his furry fingers on Abby Cadabby’s magic wand, there’s something in the air — and Sesame Street becomes a nonstop, all-singing, all-dancing musical montage! Sesame Street Live: Can’t Stop SingingLearn why it feels […]

Emergency medical dispatchers recognized during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

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REGIONAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES AUTHORITY NEWS RELEASE – The Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority (REMSA) is joining emergency service providers around the country by recognizing its nationally accredited emergency medical dispatchers for their dedication to improving public safety during National Telecommunicators Week, April 14  through 20. REMSA is one of only 97 organizations worldwide and […]

Reno Jazz Festival is back April 25-27


UNR NEWS — Considered one of the best of its kind in the world, and lauded by the San Francisco Chronicle as “showcasing music’s future,” the Reno Jazz Festival has been bringing jazz superstars and the finest emerging young artists to town for five decades. Celebrating 51 years of jazz, 1962-2013 (and counting down to […]

VIDEO: Here’s the new Travel Nevada commercial with The Killers soundtrack


UPDATED: Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval today introduced the state’s new brand campaign, “Nevada: A World Within. A State Apart.” at a press conference with Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki and Tourism Director Claudia Vecchio. “From the glittering lights of the Las Vegas Strip, to Lake Tahoe, to the brilliance of Valley of Fire State Park and […]

Motor Madness presents full season of “Piston-Powered” events

SUBMITTED NEWS — Some of the premier “piston-powered” events in the West have made their home in the greater Reno area, and this summer they will be united in a season-long motorsports event calendar called Northern Nevada Motor Madness (abbreviated as “N2M2”). Hot August Nights, Street Vibrations, Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing, the National Championship Air […]

Celebrate National Library Week at the Washoe County Library, April 14-20

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Washoe County Commissioners Proclaimed April 14-20 as National Library Week at their April 9th meeting. The Proclamation was received by Arnie Maurins, Washoe County Library System Director, and Craig Franden, from the Law Library, as part of the Second Judicial District Court. “Communities Matter @ Your Library®” is the theme of this year’s National Library […]

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