Region In Brief
School of Medicine to discontinue infusion service
RENO — The University of Nevada School of Medicine will discontinue its infusion service in the medical offices of the Department of Internal Medicine, located at 1500 E. Second St., Suite 302 in Reno, effective Aug. 30. This decision was made as the result of the retirement of one of two School of Medicine Reno-based oncologists. The infusion service is the only service affected by this decision; all other physicians and services at the Schoo...
Animal Ark hosts Ark at Dark Aug. 17
RENO — Wolves and coyotes howling and big cats growling in the night: It’s the Ark at Dark! Animal Ark is open for this night safari from 7:30 to 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 17. After dark is an active time for the Animal Ark’s predators. Enjoy a flashlight-led tour under the stars during the comfortable cool evening temperatures. Prior to the tour, learn about Nevada’s owls. A biologist from the Nevada Department of Wildlife will bring live birds to th...
Adoption fees reduced at Nevada Humane Society
RENO — There are more than 100 kittens in need of loving homes at the Nevada Humane Society today. Now, more than ever, the Nevada Humane Society is asking the community to open their heart and home to an adorable kitten, or two. “We’re offering special reduced adoption fees to help these kittens find loving homes,” Kimberly Chandler, Communications Manager for Nevada Humane Society said. “You can adopt two kittens for the price of one — for j...
Cabela’s honors ‘Hometown Heroes’
Cabela’s stores nationwide will honor the contributions of those who serve our country and communities by offering employee pricing to all veterans, active duty military and reserves, law enforcement, firefighters, and EMS personnel through Friday.