Communications »

9 Sep 2014

The Humboldt Sun recently wrote about the plans of Hycroft Mine, a local mining operation that provides approximately 440 jobs to Winnemucca and Humboldt County residents.
In light of a recently held Humboldt Regional Planning Commission meeting,┬áThe Humboldt Sun summarized the statements of Hycroft representatives succinctly in the article’s headline, “Hycroft Principals Still Optimistic”.
In June of this year, the general manager of Hycroft spoke at the Winnemucca Futures Forum and gave an overview of the potential for local growth that would come with the expansion of the site’s mill. The construction …

Business Opportunities, Communications »

25 Jun 2014

At a meeting on Tuesday June 24th, NV Energy representatives introduced an economic incentives program that is aimed toward new customers in Nevada.
The goal of the program, according to economic development executive Jeff Brigger, is to attract new and expanding businesses to the area by providing discounts on their power needs.
The discounts will amount to nearly 16% of the total cost for power at the beginning of a five-year commitment, and will decrease slightly each year until the end of the agreement, when normal charges will commence.
Users must qualify for …