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2014-07-31 08:22:56

LAKE TAHOE, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We've all heard the best days in a boat owner's life is the day they buy the boat and the day they sell it. The same could be said for jet skis, ATVs, snowmobiles and other recreational equipment. But imagine actually profiting from those "big boy toys?" Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140730/131578 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140730/131579 Rentals of boats and such power sport equipment as jet skis...

2014-07-30 08:33:57

Former Cardinal Health Manager Brings Expertise to Optimize Company's Role at the Forefront of Big Business LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The MedMen, the first and leading consulting and management firm in the marijuana industry, is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Duke Fu as President of the company after leaving behind five years of indispensable experience as a Manager in Nuclear Pharmaceutical division of Cardinal Health, ranked 19(th) on the Fortune 500...

2014-07-29 23:06:45

Randall Reed, Founder and CEO of Starbase Jet, the most luxurious and innovative private jet service provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Denis Jubinville as its Director of Aircraft Sales and Acquisitions for the Pacific Southwest Region, including Southern California, Arizona, Nevada and Hawaii. Addison, TX (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Randall Reed, Founder and CEO of Starbase Jet, the most luxurious and innovative private jet service provider, is pleased to announce the...

2014-07-29 23:01:35

The Board of Governors of the State Bar of Nevada has reappointed Holland & Hart LLP’s Connie Akridge to serve as a trustee of the Nevada Bar Foundation. Akridge provides carefully tailored counsel on a wide variety of litigation and regulatory/administrative matters to insurance and healthcare clients. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The Board of Governors of the State Bar of Nevada has reappointed Holland & Hart LLP’s Connie Akridge to serve as a trustee of the...

2014-07-29 08:25:11

VIRGINIA CITY, Nev., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned Dayton artist, Steven Saylor, is celebrating the 150(th) anniversary of Nevada statehood by painting "Nine Cheers for the Silver State," featuring current Governor Brian Sandoval, U.S. Senators Harry Reid and Dean Heller, and Mark Amodei, who represents the Northern Nevada congressional district. The painting serves as a fundraiser for the Comstock Foundation for History and Culture, a non-profit organization dedicated to the...

2014-07-25 16:22:48

SALT LAKE CITY, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HealthInsight has been named to lead health care quality improvement activities for the Medicare Program for a four-state region serving Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon and Utah under a five-year contract awarded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). On July 18, 2014, HealthInsight became the Quality Innovation Network-QIO (QIN-QIO) for the four states for a contract term extending through July 2019. In its most recent...

2014-07-25 16:20:36

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Dodge to auction first production 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the fastest and most powerful muscle car ever, during Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas with all proceeds benefitting Opportunity Village -- Iconic one-of-one Challenger SRT Hellcat features Viper-exclusive Stryker Red paint, special Hellcat badging, specific VIN0001 documentation build package and additional one-of-a-kind memorabilia...

2014-07-24 23:02:38

Tuskegee University (TU) and Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Space Systems announce they have signed a Letter of Cooperation to initiate collaborative efforts related to SNC’s Dream Chaser® Orbital Transportation System. Sparks, Nev. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Tuskegee University (TU) and Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Space Systems announce they have signed a Letter of Cooperation to initiate collaborative efforts related to SNC’s Dream Chaser® Orbital Transportation...

2014-07-24 20:22:15

Telecast Taping Moves West to Las Vegas' Orleans Arena on Saturday, March 28, 2015; Travel and Ticket Packages on Sale Beginning August 4th CHICAGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest night in Gospel music, The Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, is moving to a new venue and taping date in celebration of its 30th Anniversary milestone. The show's producer announced today that the telecast will be taped in front of a live audience at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada with...

2014-07-24 08:35:25

RENO, Nev., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPJ Enterprise (OTC Pink: PPJE) (PINKSHEETS: PPJE), a leader in proprietary automated health care reimbursement cycle software, online health information digital systems software and medical practice information management digital system software, has announced Professional Billing Service, has agreed on a new contract to provide its billing, collections and practice management services to an imaging center headquartered in Louisiana. The...


Latest Nevada Reference Libraries

Eldorado National Forest
2013-12-24 11:56:03

Eldorado National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in the central Sierra Nevada Mountain Range in eastern California. The majority of the forest lies in El Dorado County. The forest lies in Amador, Alpine, and Placer counties in California; and Douglas County in Nevada with 78 acres. The forest is bordered on the north by the Tahoe National Forest, on the east by the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, on the southeast by the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, and to the south by...

Tahoe Tessie
2013-09-17 13:30:17

Tahoe Tessie is a creature that reportedly inhabits North America’s largest alpine lake, Lake Tahoe, which is located in two states, Nevada and California, and has depths up to 1,645 feet. Stories of the creature date back to the mid-1800s told by the Washoe and Paiute tribes. They claimed Tessie lives in an underwater tunnel beneath Cave Rock. Witnesses of the creature state varying descriptions. The length ranges from ten to eighty feet long. It has a large serpent-like body with a...

Great Basin National Park
2013-04-17 17:12:12

Great Basin National Park is located in Nevada in the United States. The park holds 77,180 acres of land in the arid mountainous area between the Wasatch Mountains and Sierra Nevada mountain range, known as the Great Basin. It is located in the east central portion of Nevada about 290 miles from Las Vegas. In 1922, President Warren G. Harding established the area around and within the Lehman Caves, a popular tourist attraction, as a national monument and in 1986, the area was merged with...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 13:18:39

Fallon Nevada is located on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountain chain which has a huge impact in the type of weather in the region and is more of an arid type pattern. Temperatures for Fallon NV: December and January mark the coldest months in the area with average temps around 20-40F. February through March temps warm into the average of 30-50 increasing to 60 by March. April is a mild month with temps in the 40-60 range on average. May and June the average temps warm to 50-70...

The Sierra Nevada Mountain Range
2012-07-17 13:48:38

The Sierra Nevada Mountains located along the Eastern portion of California and the Western Portion of Nevada have a huge impact on the weather in this region. The first is the Sana Anna winds. These are very warm winds that ascend from the mountains westward back into the basins of California in such places like Los Angeles. These are very dry winds that can heat the temps up into the 100s and can cause rapidly forming fires. When weather systems come in from the west they hit these...

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