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7 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Surrounded by lawmakers and staff members, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signs into law an unprecedented package of incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to the state, at the Capitol, in Carson City, Nev., on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014.
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Yesterday | Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College and Dream It Do It Nevada have partnered with local businesses and industry, school districts and workforce agencies to foster the next generation of talent for manufacturing careers. That vision will be clear during Manufacturing Days, a weeklong schedule of activities, Sept.
Yesterday | Nevada Appeal
Such a "thing" is called economic development by others, but Marano calls it enlarging the commercial pie by growing existing or luring new manufacturing firms and other businesses, as well as by keeping city government hurdles for startup companies or small firms as reasonable yet safety-oriented as possible. In the retired Marine Corps colonel's view, a bigger pie means more generous slices are possible for all.
An ordinance paving the way for the Nevada Humane Society to handle Carson City animal services and an agreement to make the change are up for votes at Thursday's Board of Supervisors meeting. The ordinance authorizes city government to contract with a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals to handle tasks like catching strays, issuing permits and licenses, monitoring pertinent health and safety matters, and operating the animal shelter.
For more information on the Nevada School Performance Framework or for more detail on each school, go to nspf.doe.nv.gov. According to Nevada School Performance Framework results released Friday morning, all elementary schools in the Carson City School District received three stars, while the secondary schools earned four.
The Space Weather Prediction Center says the Aurora Borealis or "northern lights" could be visible tonight in Northern Nevada. Forecast models show Carson City just below the projected visible line.
11, 2014, in Carson City, Nev. Calling it one of the most important pieces of legislation in Nevada history, Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law an unprecedented package of incentives to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery... Calling it one of the most important pieces of legislation in Nevada history, Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law an unprecedented package of incentives to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory... If you happen to find some remnants of woven wool in your attic - in red, white or blue and marked Fort McHenry - the Smithsonian Institution would like to know.
Carson City road repair needs require $2.2 million or more annually but the city has less than $1 million for the purpose, according to a report to the Regional Transportation Commission. The report from Public Works Department officials dealt with both repair needs and lack of money for street projects to upgrade the traffic system, but much of the focus dealt with a backlog in repair and maintenance stemming from the gap due to dwindling gasoline tax revenues.
From left, Nevada Sens. Ruben Kihuen, David Parks and Barbara Cegavske talk with Gov. Brian Sandoval, right center, at the Capitol in Carson City on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014.
The Nevada Department of Wildlife plans to release a bear Friday that was caught in a residential area Thursday, September 11, 2014. The large male black bear was caught in south Reno near Lakeridge Golf course at a residence on Greensboro Drive, just west of the intersection of Plumas and McCarran.
A whopping 280 percent growth spurt over three years has earned Las Vegas-based Litigation Services a spot on the 2014 Inc. 5000 List , published in Inc. magazine's September 2014 issue.
Authorities expect to charge a South Carolina man in connection with the deaths of his five children after he led them to a secluded dirt road in Alabama where their bodies lay wrapped in individual garbage bags. Their little bodies shrouded in plastic bags, the five children of Timothy Ray Jones Jr. had been dead for days by the time he led investigators to the spot where they had been dumped among dead trees and scrub brush.
Craig Fletcher will perform with Mick Valentino at 6:30 p.m. today at Glen Eagles, 3700 N. Carson St. Fletcher will perform with Terri Campillo and Rocky Tatarelli at 6:30 p.m. Friday, and with Gerry Wright and Campillo at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Glen Eagles. Grace and Mark Wilson will perform at 7:30 p.m. today at Living the Good Life, 1480 N. Carson St. Piano player Randy Ide will perform classic rock, blues and country music from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. TOCCATA will present a 9/11 memorial concert at 7 p.m. Friday at Saint Gall Catholic Church, 1343 Centerville Lane in Gardnerville.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:43 pm
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