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    Friday, December 08, 2017
    Santa and 20 airplanes land at the airport to benefit the Children’s Cabinet  What: Santa and a parade of 20 aircraft will bring Christmas joy to families of the Children’s Cabinet this Saturday during a unique event at Reno-Tahoe International Airport called Operation Santa Claus. Pilots from throughout the region will join an aircraft parade at RNO and use the planes to bring gifts for needy ...read more
    Friday, December 08, 2017
       7 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Small Business  Grow your small business with LinkedIn by using these seven proven tactics.  There are nearly 30 million small businesses in the United States, but only half of them will make it past five years. To ensure your small business is in the successful half, we encourage you to capitalize on the various ways LinkedIn can evolve your ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Friday, December 08, 2017
    MEDIA ALERT & INVITATIONLive-Fire Tree Burn and Fire-Safe Holiday Message Eventwith theCarson City Fire Department, City of Reno Fire Department and the Nevada State Fire Marshal DivisionIf possible, please RSVP if your organization plans to attend Contact: Kim Y. Smith, Public Information Officer Nevada Department of Public Safety 775-309-9144 ky.smith@dps.state.nv.us  Who: Carson City Fire ...read more
    Monday, December 04, 2017
    Airport Warns of Pet Adoption Scam  RENO, Nev. – Officials at Reno-Tahoe International (RNO) are alerting local residents of fraudulent pet adoption companies claiming to operate in conjunction with the airport. The airport has received several reports this year of companies contracting with individuals to adopt non-existent pets who are allegedly being sent via cargo or commercial air carrier to ...read more
    Monday, December 04, 2017
    MEDIA RELEASE  Nevada Department of Public Safety Announces New NHP Colonel   Carson City, Nev. - The Nevada Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director James Wright announced the appointment of John O’Rourke as Colonel of the Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP). O’Rourke has been the NHP Acting Colonel for the past several months and will officially assume the title of Colonel on Monday, December 4, ...read more
    Monday, December 04, 2017
    MEDIA RELEASE    Notice Regarding Voluntary Background Checks for Private Party Firearms Transfers   Nevada - Pursuant to the Nevada Attorney General’s Opinion 2016-12, the mandatory background check requirements of Initiative Petition Question 1 have not been enforced for the private party transfer of firearms. However, the Nevada Department of Public Safety, as the State Point of Contact ...read more
    Tuesday, November 21, 2017
    37 Years After the MGM Fire, Nevada Fire Codes are Among the Most Stringent in the Nation   Nevada - November 21, 2017, marks the 37th anniversary of the MGM Grand Fire in Las Vegas, Nevada. Started by an electrical ground fault, the fire claimed 85 lives, with over 700 people injured including hotel guests, employees, and 14 firefighters. The MGM Grand was exempted from having a fire sprinkler ...read more
    Monday, November 20, 2017
    Greater Nevada Once Again Named USDA National Lender of the YearCredit Union increases its lending obligations by nearly 400% year over year  CARSON CITY, Nev., Nov. 20, 2017 – For the second year in a row, Greater Nevada Credit Union (GNCU) was named the National Lender of the Year by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). In 2017 GNCU obligated more than $472 million in loans, all ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, November 20, 2017
    Fire Safe Kitchen Tips from the Nevada State Fire Marshal  Nevada - Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and fire injuries and Thanksgiving Day is one of the peak days for home cooking fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,760 home cooking fires on Thanksgiving in 2015. Unattended cooking was the leading ...read more
    Thursday, November 16, 2017
    December Events at Washoe Lake State Park    NEW WASHOE CITY, Nev. – December programs at Washoe Lake include a full moon hike, a winter solstice hike, and a Christmas-themed slide presentation. Reservations are required only for the full moon hike.  Full Moon Hike. This is 2017’s only “super moon!” A super moon happens when the full moon is at its closest point to the earth during its orbit. ...read more
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Artists throughout Nevada Bring New Life to Recyclables  CARSON CITY, NV – In celebration of America Recycles Day, the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ Nevada Recycles Program partnered with The Venetian and The Palazzo in Las Vegas in a statewide recycled art contest to raise awareness of recycling.  More than 100 artists statewide, ranging from students in ...read more
    Friday, October 20, 2017
    Every Thursday from 4-10 PM Throwback to the original price of a Nathans Famous Hotdog of 5 Cents with any purchase! Thats right 5 cent hotdogs! This is a great time to try our food and add a 5 cent hotdog to your order.  Little Caesars/Nathan's Famous Inside Walmart Food Court at Topsy 3770 US Hwy 395 S. Suite 4-473 Carson City, NV