Reno news for This Is Reno subscribers.
Women in Washoe County last year earned monthly pay that was 71 percent the amount of the earnings of male workers — a difference of more than $1,400 a month in the average paycheck. [More.]
The economy of the Reno-Sparks area continues to cool from its once white-hot levels, but an economist who follows these things closely says there’s no indication the region is about to tip into a recession. [More.]
The newly launched “Local Legend” campaign encourages residents who belong to groups with a regional or national footprint to tell the groups’ leaders about their hopes to have a meeting or convention in Reno. [More.]
New development is a money-losing proposition for the City of Sparks, a new study finds, although increased emphasis on job-creating offices and industrial projects would help stabilize the city government’s finances over the next 20 years. [More.]