Displaced cats from the Camp Hearth in Paradise, California are transferred to the Nevada Humane Society in Reno, Nevada to be positioned for adoption after 10 days if no one claims them.
Andy Barron, RGJ

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Reno-Sparks is the brand new house to dozens of riverboat casinos, riverboat restaurants and … look, if it’s in the Truckee Meadows, it is riverboat-(one thing) via Thursday, when the precipitation is expected to flip into snow. Out previous the Virginia Range, communities are bracing for a attainable ice storm.

Meteorologists are advising towards travel in the Sierra by means of Friday, and officers are preserving an eye fixed out for signs of flooding. Take a look at the forecast right here, as well as Washoe County sandbag places.

Eleven? This requires some Eggos

The same research that ranked Reno No. 1 in job progress declared the BLC to be the 11th-greatest-performing city of 2018, falling simply behind Salt Lake Metropolis. And if it looks like all the things’s getting tech-centric around here, ha ha, nope — our lowest grades came within the number of excessive-tech industries (112th general) and high-tech GDP concentration (136th).

Las Vegas, which began out as a thought experiment (“What if we constructed a city totally out of travertine and vice?”), managed to climb to twenty third on this yr’s record. Option to go, guys! Jason Hidalgo has extra.

We do love an excellent off-ramp

In December, NDOT announced that their most popular Spaghetti Bowl revamp would get rid of the direct southbound off-ramp for Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The best way the group responded, you’d assume NDOT introduced plans to bulldoze an orphanage. 

Apparently, NDOT was listening. On Wednesday, they introduced that their most popular plan is one that retains the off-ramp. Nonetheless, the new plan does remove a key on-ramp leaving the airport. Jason Hidalgo has the small print.

Playa glamping takes successful

Social media influencers should do all their influencing from the Rib Prepare dinner-Off this Labor Day weekend, if Burning Man’s efforts to return to its roots are successful. The group’s CEO, Marian Goodell, referred to as out the growing commodification of the occasion in an internet publish Monday, citing style fashions sporting and tagging brands in Instagram posts from the playa. Modifications for 2019 embrace fewer block tickets for concierge camps and increased tickets in the Low Revenue Ticket Program.

What does this imply in your playa plans? Read concerning the modifications here.

Information from the world of alcohol

Six Northern Nevada craft brewers took residence awards within the 2019 Better of Craft Beer Awards in Bend, Oregon, over the weekend. No, the occasion wasn’t one hundred% about IPAs; there have been additionally awards for hazy IPAs and double IPAs. There were a handful of non-IPA entries as nicely, presumably as a result of the West Coast was operating low on hops. Great Basin took residence gold for its Outlaw Milk Stout and Imbib gained for its Triad; take a look at all…