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Reno’s blockchain industry continues growth

The word blockchain, to many people, is a puzzling term that might have something to do with cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin. But the technology—which is not only associated with cryptocurrencies, but actually powers how they work—has the potential for a wide range of applications, stirring a new wave of economic potential that has even made its… Keep Reading

What’s Driving You Crazy? – NDOT accepting Summer Internship applications

LAS VEGAS ( KLAS ) – Summer internships with the Nevada Dept of Transportation. NDOT wants to hear from college students interested in on-the-job training in administration, civil and environmental engineering, including roadway and bridge design and construction, as well as traffic engineering, environmental and highway project administration, maintenance and storm water management. Continue Reading on… Keep Reading

Long-time Washoe search and rescue dog remembered

RENO, Nev. (KOLO)– A Washoe County Sheriff’s Office search-and-rescue dog name Banshee died in January, just before her 14th birthday, the sheriff’s office said Sunday. Banshee had been retired for several years. “Search dogs are the unseen heroes of countless law enforcementinvestigations and Search and Rescue missions,” Sheriff Darin Balaam said in a statement. “The nature… Keep Reading

A match made in medical school

Medical school forges a bond of commonality where relationships are often a natural outgrowth for many medical students. For two med students in particular, volunteering at University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) Student Outreach Clinics brought them closer than they ever could have imagined. Though Lance Horner was born in California and Aradhana Mehta… Keep Reading

Nevada lab can now test for corona virus

RENO, Nv. (KOLO) The state public health lab is charged with testing samples and confirming diseases, water contamination, and hazardous biological specimens—among other things. Now it is capable of testing for the novel corona virus. Test kids arrived at the Nevada State Public Health Lab on Friday February 2, 2020 from the CDC. Continue Reading on… Keep Reading

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