President Obama’s Weekly Address: Tax Cuts Kicking In

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Tax Cuts Kicking In

The President touts the new benefits coming from the tax cut compromise for any business large or small, tens of millions of workers and families, and the economy itself….. WASHINGTON – In his weekly address, President Obama looked forward to how the tax cut package he signed into law in December will benefit millions of […]

Washoe County Employees Part of the Pack!

Washoe County Employees Part of the Pack!

Employees from the Health District, Libraries, Permits Plus, Clerk’s Office, Treasurer’s Office, and Public Guardian donned their best Pack attire today to cheer on the University of Nevada, Reno as the Wolf Pack prepares for its showdown against Boston College in the 2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl. Go Pack!

Attorney General Issues Alert for Deed Service

Attorney General Issues Alert for Deed Service

CARSON CITY, NV: The Office of the Nevada Attorney General is alerting consumers concerning Title Compliance, a company using a Las Vegas post office box that is sending notices to Nevada homeowners regarding property deeds. Title Compliance states it will acquire a copy of the homeowner’s deed for a payment of $157.00. It also states […]

Economic Development Board Seeking Nominations

Economic Development Board Seeking Nominations

The Placer County Economic Development Board is seeking nominations for awards it presents each year to recognize outstanding contributions to the county’s economic success. The awards honor private-sector and public-sector contributions to local economic development. They will be handed out at the board’s 20th annual Economic Development Summit Breakfast to be held Thursday, March 31, […]

Douglas County Accepting New Search & Rescue Team Members

Douglas County Accepting New Search & Rescue Team Members

Minden, Nevada…The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue Team (DCSAR) is currently accepting member applications. DCSAR consists of approximately thirty members who volunteer their time and efforts responding to public emergencies 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. In the past twelve months, DCSAR has responded to numerous public service emergencies, including searching […]

Boehner Assumes Speaker’s Gavel

Washington, DC…AP..Rep. John Boehner was elected speaker of the House Wednesday, sealing newfound Republican power-sharing as the 112th Congress convened and drawing the curtain on the history-making Nancy Pelosi era at the helm. (Jan. 5)

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to Depart.

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to Depart.

Washington, DC…In a move that has been a possibility for some time. Press Secretary Robert Gibbs has announced that he will be leaving his current post in early February. He will also stay on in an as yet undefined advisory role… Statement by the President on the Departure of Press Secretary Robert Gibbs “For the […]

Placer County Supervisors Take Oath of Office

Placer County Supervisors Take Oath of Office

Placer County, CA…..Jack Duran and Robert M. Weygandt formally took the oath of office during the final days of 2010 so they could welcome the New Year ready to start four-year terms on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. News-elected Supervisor Jack Duran, left, is administered his oath of office by Assistant Clerk-Recorder-Registrar of Voters, […]

January is National Radon Action Month

January is National Radon Action Month

Test your home for radon – and win!: January is National Radon Action Month, and in recognition of that, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and its partners are sponsoring a “Test Your Home for Radon and Win” contest for residents of Douglas, Carson City and Washoe counties. Homeowners can qualify to win a $1,500 credit […]