Feds mandate vaccines or tests for big companies by Jan. 4

Americans who work at companies with 100 or more employees will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Jan. 4 or get tested for the virus weekly.

NV Energy’s electric vehicle charging stations plan gets hearing

Nevada’s Public Utilities Commission has set a Nov. 16 hearing on NV Energy’s plan.

Visit Carson City helps launch experiences app MOPO Nevada Day Weekend

Visit Carson City has launched a new experiences app, MOPO, for users by recommending area activities and events based on a user’s specific values and interests. The app will be available throughout this weekend’s Nevada Day celebrations.

Reno veteran receives new vehicle from Wells Fargo, Michael Hohl Automotive, foundation

Former U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Zebulon Jensen of Reno wears a bit of shrapnel around his neck removed from his knee after one of his deployments as a reminder that he’s fortunate to still be alive.

Incline Village lakeside resort sells for $345 million

Oracle Co-Founder Larry Ellison has purchased the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino in Incline Village.

Recipe: Fig galette with frozen honey mousse

Katie Johnson’s take on fig galette with frozen honey mousse.

GOED Director says agency has never been busier, but challenges are huge

Michael Brown, head of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, says the agency is very busy. “We have never been busier in GOED with the number of companies calling us,” he told the audience at the Northern Nevada Development Authority’s annual economic report on Wednesday.

Online purchase scams up, BBB warns holiday shopping is at risk

Online purchase scams now account for more than a third of all scam reports filed with the Better Business Bureau, and four out of five consumers who report such scams lose money, making it the No. 1 riskiest scam type.

Carson, Reno composting companies continue to see growing demand

A lot goes into the business of composting — and demand across Northern Nevada for services offered through Full Circle Soils & Compost and Down to Earth Composting and has grown considerably over the past 18 months.

Carson City Rotary Club to explore origins of recording devices

The Rotary Club of Carson City will step back in time at its next meeting when it explores the origins of recording devices.

Michelle Palmer: Aroma of bread (recipe)

There is a warm fuzzy feeling when the waft of fresh baked bread hits their nose.

Jim Valentine: By Jim Valentine

There are myriad costs associated with a real estate transaction and it is good to know who pays what along the way.

Kelly Bullis: How long to keep tax records

Normally, the IRS has three years to audit a tax return. BUT, there is an exception.

Small businesses in Nevada awarded COVID-19 grants

The loans are forgiven after participants complete a nine-month online business training and mentoring program.

Nashville Social Club to open in Carson City in spring 2022

Carson City’s entertainment and dining scene will soon get a big boost. The Nashville Social Club is set to open next spring at 1105 South Carson Street. Owned by long time Northern Nevada residents and married couple John Procaccini and Kitty McKay, the Nashville Social Club will serve hip Southern food and drink in its 125-seat dining room, lounge and sun porch. The venue also features two stages, a Music and Banquet Hall for up to 200 guests as well as a retail promenade with micro boutiques.