Coupons for the Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program are...
SPARKS — Coupon booklets for the Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program will be available starting at 7:30 a.m. on June 1 at the Sparks Parks and Recreation office located at 98 Richards Way. The annual program allows low-income senior residents to redeem coupons for free locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables from program-certified produce vendors at the farmer’s markets held during the summer. The coupon booklets are limited to the firs...
Hardy named UNR provost
RENO — Heather Hardy has been named provost of the University of Nevada, Reno. Hardy has served as dean of the College of Liberal Arts since joining the university in 2005. Previously, she served as dean of liberal arts at Colorado State University. The role of provost was previously held by Marc Johnson, who was named university president on May 6 after the sudden death of Dr. Milton Glick. Johnson has been assigned full responsibility for th...
Give input on state deficit’s effect on county
Washoe County is inviting citizens to participate in a virtual community forum to answer the question, “How can Washoe County absorb an additional $24 million impact to its 2011-12 budget, if the governor’s proposed budget is passed by the Legislature?”