Sparks residents can attend a Mother’s Day weekend tea party to benefit Sparks Heritage Museum
Help needed with Adopt-a-Pool project
RENO — With the help from the collective aquatic community, the city’s outdoor pools are opening for the summer season. Some labor is needed to open them, so the Adopt-A-Pool 2011 program is asking for help. Below are some details and the labor requirements and dates to open these pools. May 31 — A large pump will be used to drain the pool and this takes most of the first day. The green slime that is exposed as the water line drops must be cle...
State budget director nominated for Reno post
CARSON CITY (AP) — State Budget Director Andrew Clinger has been tapped to become city manager of Reno. Reno Mayor Bob Cashell on Wednesday said he is recommending the City Council hire Clinger for the post. Clinger has worked in state government since 1997. He was named budget director in 2005 by former Gov. Kenny Guinn, and retained his position under both former Gov. Jim Gibbons and current Gov. Brian Sandoval. Clinger says the Reno job wou...