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Reno-Tahoe to Become ‘China Ready’

December 7, 2017 Carla O'Day

The Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority (RSCVA) board stepped up efforts Thursday to attract tourists from China, approving a three-year contract with a consulting firm to promote the area and get it ready for Chinese […]


Five Fall Activities In and Around Reno

October 29, 2017 ThisIsReno

Story and Photos by Brianna Sullivan One of the great things about northern Nevada is that the region experiences all four seasons, including a fantastic fall. If you’re looking to get out and enjoy the […]


Head West for the Apple Hill Harvest

October 6, 2017 Chris Moran

It’s fall, and many Renoites will be making their annual pilgrimage to Apple Hill, the ag region on the western side of the Sierra Nevada dotted with apple orchards, pumpkin patches, and vineyards. About 122 […]


RTC Changes Bus Routes and Times

September 2, 2017 ThisIsReno

The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (RTC) is changing bus routes and times starting Sunday, September 3, 2017. These routes are being changed: Route 1 – Re-interlined with Route 7 (weekdays only / late […]

Image: Aero Icarus from Zürich, Switzerland, Wikimedia Commons.

New Flight to Denver Starts Nov. 21, 2017

August 11, 2017 ThisIsReno

PRESS RELEASE It’s a “wild” comeback at Reno-Tahoe International Airport as Frontier Airlines announced today that they’re beginning service between RNO and Denver this autumn. Frontier, known for distinctive photos of wild animals on each […]