Saturday, May 21, 2022

Reno Embraces Data to Meet Climate Goals

Over the past year, the City of Reno has been tracking its carbon emissions through nZero, a carbon management platform. After the city council...

Heather Sallan: Finding satisfaction by helping others.

About 20 years ago, Heather Sallan was disillusioned with the state of the world and the amount of poverty she saw in Reno, so...

Wild Harvest – Part 2

A farmer’s almanac  I wasn’t about to eat just anything, though. I needed some guidance from someone who knew what an edible crop looked like—both...

Wild Harvest – Part 1

Wild harvest - Part 1 I’ve lived in Reno’s West University neighborhood my whole life. It’s a small swath of the city, a few miles...

Planning Commission Approves Controversial Development in Northwest Reno 

The Ventana Ridge development proposal to build 67 single-family homes in northwest Reno was approved in a 5 to 1 vote by the city’s...

Thacker Pass lithium mine protest planned in Reno

On January 15 of this year, the the Humboldt River Field Office of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management issued a Record of Decision...

Punk family album

As an awkward 14-year-old hovering around the edges of Reno’s punk and hardcore music scene in 2006, I have some memories of chaotic nights...

An urban farm for every city block.

Opinion Growing up in northern Nevada provided me with the perception of downtown Reno as my own urban backyard. Reno is a small city split...

A year after lockdown, small business owners envision life post-COVID

Almost exactly a year ago, Americans began to grapple with the first of the lockdown orders imposed by federal and state governments to halt...

RTC asks Reno City Council for input on 2050 Regional Transportation...

At yesterday’s Reno City Council meeting, the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) provided an update on the 2050 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and asked Reno...