December Was Dry and Warmer for Much of Northern Nevada

  The Reno-Sparks area went without measurable rain in December for only the fourth time since 1988, though weather officials say the current dry spell is not all that unusual. Snow enthusiasts may be a bit dismayed at the dry weather pattern in the area, especially considering last winter was the wettest ever. However, National… [More…]

Wreaths Across America Honors Veterans During the Holiday Season

  Christmas is a time for family and friends to get together and not only celebrate the people in our lives but also recognize the inherent freedoms that we enjoy thanks to those who’ve risked their lives to give us a better future. Which is partly the reason why 20-year veteran Morrill Worcester founded Wreaths… [More…]

Officials break ground on new State Veterans Home in Sparks

“This is a day that I’ve been looking forward to for many, many years,” Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval stated at the July 17 groundbreaking ceremony of the Northern Nevada State Veterans Home. More than 450 excited people gathered in a tent to laugh, honor, and celebrate the start of construction of the highly anticipated 102,000… [More…]

Cannabis Agriculture Company Makes $40k Donation to Support Measure 2

As Nevada gets closer to the November general election, there is one measure that will draw a lot of attention — the Nevada Marijuana Legalization Initiative. Question No. 2 on the ballot, if passed, would legalize marijuana for recreational use up to an ounce for people who are at least 21 years of age. Marijuana… [More…]