Amodei: Healthcare not on backburner, NV should form own insurance co.

22 August 2017, 12:06 am

Amodei: Healthcare not on backburner, NV should form own insurance co. Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., explains healthcare vote and pushes for Nevada to create own insurance company. Says healthcare must be tackled this year. Check out this story on rgj.com ...... Read More »

CA Reno NV Zone Forecast

21 August 2017, 10:40 pm

CA Reno NV Zone Forecast for Monday, August 21, 2017 843 FPUS55 KREV 220931 ZFPREV Western Nevada-Eastern Sierra-Northeast California Zone Forecast National Weather Service Reno NV 231 AM PDT Tue Aug 22 2017 CAZ072-NVZ002-230330- Greater Lake Tahoe Area ...... Read More »

NV Energy worried solar eclipse would affect solar energy

21 August 2017, 6:18 pm

In fact, NV Energy braced for the worst during the solar eclipse, estimating the loss of solar energy at about 500 megawatts in Nevada. That's enough power to supply 300,000 homes. "It's interesting the timing of this; the eclipse," said Brian Paetzold ...... Read More »

NV Energy ready for solar eclipse in Las Vegas, despite loss of solar power

21 August 2017, 11:53 am

NV Energy has been preparing for the eclipse for months, coordinating with 17 western states. During the eclipse, Nevada will lose about 450 megawatts of power. That is worth about a quarter of a million typical homes. Engineers are hoping you won't notice ...... Read More »

Nevada Marijuana: Licensing For Non-Booze Retailers Delayed

21 August 2017, 8:58 am

CARSON CITY, NV — Nevada marijuana regulators have agreed to hold off on licensing any non-alcohol entities for pot distribution until the panel can hear an appeal from a group of state liquor wholesalers later this month. A Carson City judge lifted an ...... Read More »

Silver State Health Services Focuses on the Role of Federally Qualified Health Centers in Refocusing Nevada's Healthcare System

21 August 2017, 3:05 am

Las Vegas, NV, August 21, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Only a few years ago, the state of Nevada was plagued by preventable infections, injuries, and deaths, caused by a focus on for-profit medicine, inadequate hospital staffing, and subpar oversight.... Read More »

Morning Digest: Facing difficult 2018 map, Nevada GOP resorts to recalls to win back state Senate

21 August 2017, 1:42 am

NV State Senate: Shady GOP antics are afoot in the Silver State. Nevada Republicans are, understandably, less than thrilled about losing what had been a slim 11-10 majority to the Democrats in the 2016 elections. The loss of Senate control coincided with a ...... Read More »

The health of our infrastructure: How Nevada ranks and what improvements are on the horizon

20 August 2017, 9:00 pm

“Nevada is much better positioned than other states because ... controlled by one or two monopolistic regulated utilities. That is starting to change. NV Energy participates in a Western market that allows utilities to share energy supplies.... Read More »

NV Reno NV Zone Forecast

19 August 2017, 5:26 am

30 mph in the evening becoming light. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the afternoon. Highs 87 to 97. Light ...... Read More »

NV Energy: ‘Don’t worry about the solar’ during eclipse

17 August 2017, 11:36 pm

Follow @seanw801 on Twitter. Solar in Nevada On a typical “blue sky” day, solar will serve about 10 percent of NV Energy’s load at 10:30 a.m. The eclipse is expected to contribute to a loss of 500 megawatts of solar at its peak (depending on weather).... Read More »

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