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The Renaissance Reno Downtown offers a gambling- and smoke-free environment that emphasizes Reno's overlooked artistic side — plus it has comprehensive new COVID protocols

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The Renaissance Reno Downtown offers a quieter stay away from the casinos, but is still close to all the action. The hotel recently launched an Art Studio Package that turns suites into private art studios. I spent one night in a King Bed Suite for $220 to test out this package. My rate included an upgraded room, art supplies, and a complimentary bike rental.  Read more: Is it safe to stay in a hotel right...
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Nonprofits Bracing For Big Day Of Giving, Counting On Donations To Stay Afloat

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Susan Z’berg has a soft spot for animals. Although retired with a fixed income, Z’berg always finds a way to donate to animal charities. “It is a little bit harder, but the good feeling that you get after you give whatever you do, is worth every bit,” said Z’berg. This year, Z’berg is donating more on the Big Day of Giving and increasing the number of organizations she helps. “This is a community effort and we’re all having to pull together now for a lot of different reasons...
Tags: News, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Nonprofits, Northern California, VOA, Northern Nevada, Beckner, Coronavirus, Big Day Of Giving, Susan Z berg, Julie Beckner, Volunteers of America VOA, Terese Hollander

Save Mart, FoodMaxx Announce Special Shopping Hours For First Responders

MODESTO (CBS13) — Save Mart announced special shopping hours for first responders in all of their California and Northern Nevada stores. The dedicated shopping hours are set to begin on Thursday at all Save Mart, FoodMaxx, and Lucky stores. First responders, including law enforcement, firefighters and medical personnel, will be able to shop one hour before and one hour after the posted store hours. Stores require first responders to provide proof of credentials before they can shop. READ ALSO: C...
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Fight Against Coronavirus: Save Mart Companies Installing Plexiglas Shields At Store Registers Throughout California, Nevada

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The Save Mart Companies announced that they will be installing Plexiglas shields at Save Mart, FoodMaxx and Lucky store registers throughout the state to add an extra layer of protection between cashiers and customers amid the coronavirus outbreak. In a press release sent out on Saturday, the company said they will also be increasing the frequency and intensity of sanitation efforts in the stores. “We are committed to ensuring a safe shopping experience for our customers and...
Tags: California, Local, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Northern Nevada, California Nevada, Save Mart, FoodMaxx Save Mart, Hal Levitt, Coronavirus, Save Mart Companies, Save Mart FoodMaxx

Restoring a Colt M1878 Frontier Six-Shooter in 44 WCF

Colt M1878 Frontier Six-Shooter in 44 WCF U.S.A. –-( One of those rare revolvers came into my grasp, but little did I know that picking up a $75 junker would result in restoring a Colt M1878 Frontier Six-Shooter in 44 WCF. It happened a few years ago while visiting my local Cabela's. The manager of the Gun Department approached the author and said, “I may have something that's right up your alley.” Having heard Erick say those words to me in the past, I suspected it was going to...
Tags: Guns, United States, Army, Winchester, Mike, Colts, Sal, Northern Nevada, Cabela, Erick, WCF, Samuel Colt, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Mike Searson, US Concealed Carry Association

Coronavirus And Kids: 150 Make-A-Wish Wishes In Northern California Postponed Due To Pandemic

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The Make-A-Wish program says wishes for 150 kids have been postponed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Citing the health and safety to families and partners, Make-A-Wish Northeastern & Central California and Northern Nevada announced in an email statement Wednesday they would be postponing travel in the wake of COVID-19 uncertainty. On average, 77 percent of wishes involve air travel. They’ve also postponed those wishes that involve large gatherings until further notice....
Tags: News, California, Local, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Northern California, Northern Nevada, Make-A-Wish, Coronavirus, Jennifer Stolo

Franklin Armory Providence Rifle Action Prototype is NOT Semiautomatic ~ VIDEO

Minden, NV – -( Innovative firearms manufacturer, Franklin Armory®, has successfully created a new prototype. Franklin Armory presents providence a whole new action type that fires one round every time the trigger is pulled, but this action is not semiautomatic. Come by SHOT Show booth #20365 and see the safest, quietest, cleanest, non-semiautomatic ever designed. Jay Jacobson – “Providence was inspired by the demand for a non-semiautomatic carbine in international markets. In m...
Tags: Guns, California, Nevada, Providence, Northern Nevada, NFA, Ammoland TV, Firearm News, Franklin Armory, Jay Jacobson, Minden Nevada, Franklin Armory Providence Rifle Action Prototype, Minden NV, Franklin Armory Franklin Armory

Custom Holster Maker, Bob Mernickle, Talks to AmmoLand News

The author’s custom Mernickle rig which required refitting due to weight loss. U.S.A. –-( One of the biggest names in Western-style holsters is Bob Mernickle. His holsters, belts, and rigs have appeared in movies, Cowboy Action Shooting competitions, Fast Draw competitions, Mounted Shooting competitions and are worn by concealed carriers nationwide. I first met Bob and his family at a gun show at the Cow Palace in San Francisco nearly two decades ago and became more familiar with...
Tags: Guns, California, San Francisco, Canada, United States, Nevada, Bob, Reno, Mike, Northern Nevada, CNC, Keto, Sherri, IPSC, Shooting Industry News, Gun Holsters

Custom Holster Maker, Bob Mernickle, talks to Ammoland

The author’s custom Mernickle rig which required refitting due to weight loss. U.S.A. –-( One of the biggest names in Western-style holsters is Bob Mernickle. His holsters, belts, and rigs have appeared in movies, Cowboy Action Shooting competitions, Fast Draw competitions, Mounted Shooting competitions and are worn by concealed carriers nationwide. I first met Bob and his family at a gun show at the Cow Palace in San Francisco nearly two decades ago and became more familiar wit...
Tags: Guns, California, San Francisco, Canada, United States, Gear, Nevada, Bob, Reno, Mike, Northern Nevada, CNC, Keto, Ammoland, Sherri, IPSC

12 members of Nevada GOP gubernatorial candidate's family publish op-ed opposing him

On Monday 12 members of Nevada Republican candidate for Governor Adam Laxalt's family published an op-ed denouncing his credentials, his record, and his connection to Nevada. Via the Reno Gazette: ...All of these shortcomings come down to a lack of real, authentic connection to our state, and a failure to understand what is important to real Nevadans. We are a state driven by a modern economy and a diverse population, and we take deep pride in our rich, complicated history. Nevadans value th...
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Nancy Fennell: Staying True to the Vision

Vitals: Dickson Realty Years in Business: 45 Size: 8 offices, 270 agents Regions Served: Northern California and Northern Nevada 2017 Sales Volume: $1,315,884,834 2017 Transactions: 3,061 No. 211 in sales volume in RISMedia’s 2018 Power Broker Report After working in the corporate world for many years, Nancy Fennell obtained her real estate license in 1985 and hasn’t looked back. Today, as president of Dickson Realty, Fennell believes that homeownership is still one of the ...
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Increasing clouds and winds cool us down today

It was another sunny and average day across Kern County, with Bakersfield officially topping out at 83 Thursday afternoon.Today is significantly cooler thanks to a Pacific storm system moving onshore over the Bay Area this morning. That increases our winds and cloud cover today, but the system is so far north we will have a hard time picking up any moisture from it. I'm just calling for a 10% chance of scattered showers and possible isolated thunderstorms here in the south valley and about 2...
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Injured backcountry skier rescued near Mt. Rose summit

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Northern Nevada authorities say an injured backcountry skier was rescued near the Mt. Rose summit. The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office sent its RAVEN helicopter and search and rescue team to assist the North Lake Tahoe Fire Department on Sunday evening in reaching a woman with a leg injury. Washoe County Sheriff’s […]
Tags: News, Washoe County, Northern Nevada, RENO Nev AP, Nation & World, Washoe County Sheriff s Office, North Lake Tahoe Fire Department

For sale: Clarabelle the red-nosed, polka-dotted clown car

Looking for a really unique vehicle that will garner a lot of attention? One that will have your neighbors asking, "What's in that Bozo's driveway?" Well, quit (start?) clowning around and check out this 1957 Morris Minor named "Clarabelle." She's just $7K. The wind-up key, polka dots, light-up red nose, and flower boxes are all included: One-of-a-kind automobile! Seen in many parades, TV and events. She has been on display and honored at the National Auto Museum and at the International Clown...
Tags: Post, News, Northern Nevada, BOZO, Fifties, Clowns, Art Car, National Auto Museum, Clown Car, Red Nose

Quake swarm shakes Reno area

Dozens of earthquakes shook the Northern Nevada area Friday but they were so small, most Reno area residents didn't feel them.
Tags: News, Reno, Northern Nevada

Man suspected of arson after Lemmon Valley house fire

LEMMON VALLEY, Nev. (AP) — Northern Nevada law enforcement officials have arrested a man on suspicion of arson after his Lemmon Valley home burned down. KOLO-TV reports the home caught fire Thursday morning in Lemmon Valley, north of Reno. Fire officials say the flames covered 70 percent of the house, leaving the house destroyed. No […]
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Northern Nevada mines adopting drone technology

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — The use of unmanned aerial vehicles at mines is taking off in northern Nevada as operators apply the technology to tasks such as surveying and inspections. The Federal Aviation Administration made way for the commercial use of drones, such as work at mines, when it updated commercial operation rules for small […]
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Coalition plans tiny house village for Reno homeless

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A coalition of faith-based and human services groups is trying to raise money and find suitable land to build a tiny house village for the homeless in Reno. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that Pat Cashell of Volunteers for America and Sharon Chamberlain of Northern Nevada HOPES presented their ideas to the […]
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Save Mart donating to California fire victims

Save Mart Supermarket stores in California and Northern Nevada started collecting monetary donations for the American Red Cross relief efforts helping fire victims in California.
Tags: California, Red Cross, Local News, Northern Nevada, Save Mart, Save Mart Supermarket

All Eyes on Real Estate Mastery

In the following interview, Nancy Fennell, president of Dickson Realty, a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, in Reno, Nev., discusses the local market, marketing, social media and more. Regions Served: Northern Nevada and Northern California Years in Business: 32 Number of Offices: 9 Number of Agents: 275 Best Tip for Dealing With Difficult Clients: Keep your calm, do your homework and be a master at what you do. Most Effective Way to Motivate Agents: Listen to them. Figure ...
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Grilling Fruit 101 by Natalie

End of summer is a funny time—simultaneously craving the return of pumpkin madness, yet eating as much sweet, ripe stone fruit and melon as you possibly can before they’re gone for another year. We live in Northern Nevada with June-September farmer’s markets, and I get so excited when they open! To be honest, I don’t […]
Tags: Food, Summer, Fruit, Healthy, Grilling, Gluten-free, Northern Nevada, Natalie

After Hours: Make-A-Wish reception and benefit at the Grangers' home

Sacramento Kings president Chris Granger and his wife, Jennifer, hosted a June 2 event benefiting Make-A-Wish Northeastern California and Northern Nevada. More than 150 people attended the event at the Grangers' home, which was co-hosted by Michael and Julie Teel of Raley's. Speakers included Nicole Thrower, whose 5-year-old son, Yeshua, is a local wish recipient who received a trip to Hawaii. Since 1983, Make-A-Wish Northeastern California and Northern Nevada has granted more than 6,000 wish...
Tags: California, Sacramento Kings, Hawaii, Michael, Yeshua, Jennifer, Northern Nevada, Chris Granger, Julie Teel of Raley, Nicole Thrower

17 things you didn't know about Reno

1. Reno is home to the world’s tallest climbing wall. Photo: BaseCamp at the Whitney Peak Hotel Rising 164 feet toward the sky in the heart of downtown Reno, BaseCamp’s climbing wall is the tallest in the world. And that isn’t all this climbing gym is known for: It’s also home to a bouldering competition area covering 7,000 square feet, and the only official 15-meter speed wall in the country. Basically, it’s a climber’s dream, though that’s really something you could say for the whole of the...
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WritingFix: Our Northern Nevada 6-Trait Print Guide and

(formerly ) Mrs. Jones shares links to free printable materials on the internet for children, their teachers and parents. Introducing 6 Traits into Our Writing Helping to Make Our Writing More Complete Isn’t reading student writing fun? Thomas Jefferson, a Virgin, and Benjamin Franklin
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Safari Club International Convention Returns to Reno in 2019

Safari Club International Convention Safari Club International ( The Safari Club International Convention will be returning to Reno, Nevada, for a three- year commitment to that destination beginning in January of 2019. According to SCI officials, efforts by the City of Reno, the Reno-Tahoe International Airport and the major resorts there to improve air service access was a key element in the organization's decision to return to Reno.“It’s great to be returning to Reno and th...
Tags: Guns, United States, Las Vegas, Reno, Parsons, Reno Nevada, Northern Nevada, MGM Grand, Las Vegas Convention Center, SCI, Reno Tahoe International Airport, Shooting Industry News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, Rick Parsons, JoinSCI org Safari Club International

California Storm Update 2017: Dangerous Flooding, Blizzard Warning Issued For Sierra Nevada

Rain, wind and snow hit parts of California over the weekend, with flooding to the region Tuesday followed by snow across Northern Nevada and Sierra Nevada. The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning in Sierra Nevada for Wednesday, saying conditions outside are “potentially life-threatening.”
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As river crests, Northern Nevada braces for biggest flood in a decade

Rain falling on heavy snow in the Sierra Nevada could cause flooding not seen since 2006.           
Tags: News, Sierra Nevada, Northern Nevada

Northern Nevada prepares for major flooding

Both the Carson and Truckee rivers are expected to reach flood stages starting Sunday morning and cause major flooding and damage throughout...           
Tags: News, Carson, Northern Nevada, Truckee

5 Nevada road trip itineraries

Nevada is made for road trips: Top 5 itineraries By Sarah Feldberg 1. Free Range Art 2. Extraterrestrial Highway 3. The Loneliest Road 4. Northern Nevada 5. Great Basin Highway #wedge-0 { background-image: url('') }@media(min-width:560px){ #wedge-0 { background-image: url('') } }@media(min-width:102...
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Couriers Wanted - East Bay, South Bay, Peninsula, Vallejo, Fairfield (berkeley)

Due to growth we are looking for couriers for on demand and route work in the Bay, Sacramento and Northern Nevada areas. Prefer some type of prior delivery experience, however, we are willing to train the right individual. DAILY ROUTES REQUIRING A C [...]
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