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2016

January

      #13 - Reno "2016's Best and Worst Cities for an Active Lifestyle" - WalletHub.com

      #25 - Reno "The Best Cities for Beer Drinkers" - SmartAsset.com

      #7 - Nevada "Top Moving Destinations" - United Van Lines

      #8 - Reno "10 Cities on the Rise for First-Time Homebuyers" - TheMoneySource.com

February


      Reno "8 American Travel Destinations that are About to Blow Up" - Thrillist.com

      #3 - Timber Ridge, Reno-Tahoe International Airport "Best Airport Bar/Restaurant Atmosphere"       -  USA TODAY 10Best

March

      #2 - Reno "10 Fittest Cities in America" - WalletHub.com

      #13 - Nevada (Lake Tahoe) "The 28 Best Trips of 2016" - Outside Magazine

      Reno Tahoe "Bachelor Party Destinations that Aren't Vegas" - GenerationTux.com


May


      Reno America's 13 Most Misunderstood Cities - Thrillist.com



June

      #1 - Reno "10 U.S. Cities with the Most Runners Per Capita" - Active.com


July

      #1 - Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off "Best BBQ Festival" - USAToday, 10Best

      Lake Tahoe "5 Can't-Miss Off-Season Summer Destinations" - Outside Magazine Online

      Lake Tahoe "The 50 Most Beautiful Places in America" - Conde Nast Traveler


August

      #1 - Reno-Sparks "10 U.S. Cities with the Most Runners Per Capita" - Active.com

      #3 - National Championship Air Races "Best Air Show" - USATODAY 10Best.com

      #8 - National Automobile Museum "Best Transportation Museum" - USATODAY 10Best.com


September

      Lake Tahoe - Clearest Lake in the U.S. VacationsMadeEasy.com


2015

January

    Reno Tahoe USA
"Top 10 Budget Destinations of 2015" - ShermansTravel.com
    

    Reno  #8 "14 Best Startup Cities in America" - PopularMechanics.com

    Reno The Depot Craft Brewery & Distillery "Most Anticipated Bar Openings of 2015" - Details.com

    Carson City - article notes its proximity to Reno & Tahoe "10 Best State Capitals" - USA Today           Readers' Choice


February


    Reno Whitney Peak Hotel "7 Best Hotels for Fitness-Obsessed Travelers" - Details Magazine

    Heavenly & Squaw Valley "13 Best Party Mountains in the World" - Thrillist.com

    Great Reno Balloon Race "5 Best Hot Air Balloon Festivals to Visit This Year" - TravelPulse.com


March
    

    Reno  #10 Healthiest Cities by Weight - Wallethub.com

    Lake Tahoe "13 Destinations You Absolutely Have to Visit this Spring" - Thrillist.com

    "Reno Loop" Reno to Virginia City "7 Most Amazing Under-the-Radar Road Trips in the U.S." -       Yahoo! Travel

      Reno "5 Drivable Destinations Offering Great Value" CNTraveler.com

      Reno (included with 7 other destinations) "Best Budget Destinations for Spring" - USA TODAY

      The Depot in Reno - On List of 48… "The Coolest Converted Buildings Housing Breweries" - USA       Today Travel

      Atlantis Casino Resort Spa #1 - "The Best Casinos Outside Sin City" - USA TODAY TRAVEL,         Experience America



April

      Reno-Tahoe International Airport "Airport with the Best Concession Program Design" - Airport         Revenue News and  "Airport with the Best Amenities" - Aiport Revenue News

      Whitney Peak Reno - Basecamp: Atypical Amenities "6 Ways Hotels are Keeping Guests Fit               Beyond the Gym" - USA TODAY TRAVEL, Road Warrior Voices

      Brasserie St. James Reno - "Daily Wages" Belgian Saison "The Best Beers in America" - Men's           Journal


May

      Gunbarrel - Heavenly Resort "8 of the World's Most Famous Ski Runs" - Liftopia.com

      Hyatt Lake Tahoe "6 Easy Weekend Escapes to Add to Your Summer Agenda" - HauteLiving.com


June

      Reno  #5 - "Best Gambling Destination" - USA TODAY Readers Poll


July

    Reno  #9 "Best Cities for Recreation" - WalletHub

    Lake Tahoe  #1  "10 Most Popular Lakes in America" - YahooTRAVEL!


     Whitney Peak Hotel - listed "12 Best Hotel Gyms in the U.S." - Outside Mag Online


August

     Reno #9  "2015 Best Cities for Job Growth" - NewGeography.com


     Reno #8  "Best Cities for Pet Lovers" - WalletHub.com 


     Lake Tahoe - listed "13 of the Most Spectacular Lakes in the World" - MSNTravel.com


September

      #47 - Reno "Top 100 Best Places to Live in 2016" - Livability.com

      #4 - Diamond Peak "Top 9 Most Magical Places to Ski on Earth" - RedBull.com

      #3 - Lake Tahoe "Best Destination for Outdoor Enthusiasts" - USA TODAY

      #1 - Attend the Great Reno Balloon Race "10 Places You Have to See in September" -                   Weather.com

      #47 - Reno "America's 50 Best Towns to Live In, 2016" - YAHOO Real Estate


October

      #34 - Daily Wages - Brasserie St. James, Reno "The 100 Best Beers in the World" - Men's Journal

      #1 - Reno "15 Most Underrated Foodie Cities in the US" - BusinessInsider.com

      #7 - Sparks, NV "The Best Places to Trick-or-Treat" - SmartAsset.com
   

 2014

January

      Reno Sparks "2014 Places to Watch" - SportsEvents Magazine

      #2 - Diamond Peak 61ft. - #14 Mt. Rose 41ft - #15 Sierra at Tahoe 40ft - #19         Homewood       34ft. Top 25   "Most Vertical Feet Per Buck" - GetSkiTickets.com

      #21 - Lake Tahoe 52 Place to Go in 2014 - New York Times

      Hot August Nights Wish List 3 Destinations for 2014 - Autoweek Magazine

      #1 S. Lake Tahoe - #3 N. Lake Tahoe 10 Best Ski Destinations, Reader's Choice - USA Today

      #3 Squaw Valley USA - #6 Heavenly Top 10 Ski Resorts for Nightlife - USA Today
      NA List? Whistler/Blackcomb #1

      Lake Tahoe: Hwy 28 and US 50 from Incline America's Best Winter Drives - Travel+Leisure

February

      #9 - University of Nevada, Reno Top-Ranked Public Universities with the Best ROI: Western U.S.       Region - BestValueSchools.com

      Burning Man Top 20 Events in the USA - TopEventsUSA.com

March

      Reno "Cut Taxes in These 8 Towns" - Where to Retire Magazine

      #1 Lake Tahoe 2014 Travel Awards: Best Lake - Outside Magazine

      #18 - Lake Tahoe "29 Surreal Places in America You Need to Visit Before You Die" - BuzzFeed           Travel

      #6 Safest City for Driving - Reno "10 Safest US Cities for Driving a Car" - MSN Money via               Allstate America's Best Drivers Report

      Heavenly "9 Best Mountains for Spring Skiing" - Men's Journal Magazine


April

      Reno Loosest Slots in America - Casino Player Magazine (7 years in a row)

      Downtown Reno Library Coolest Internal Space - GALE, Cengage Learning

      #7 - Reno "Java Junkies" - Men's Health Magazine

      Emerald Bay Trail Run - North Lake "Races and Marathons with Gorgeous Scenery" - Conde             Naste Traveler

May

      Great Reno Balloon Race "Best Hot Air Balloon Rides" Travel+Leisure and CNN

      Great Reno Balloon Race "5 Uplifting Balloon Festivals" - TravelPulse.com

      #13 - Lake Tahoe "35 Clearest Waters in the World to Swim Before You Die" - DailyNewsDig.com

      Lake Tahoe "America's Most Beautiful Lakes" - Travel+Leisure
  
      Reno "3 Alternative Tech Startup Cities with Less Traffic, More Housing" - Entrepreneur.com

      #10 of 10 - Lake Tahoe - 72-mile loop "America's Most Scenic Waterside Drives - Yahoo Travel

June

      #9 - Reno "Top 10 Cities For Pet Lovers" - PetSmart Charities/Match.com

      #23 - Reno "Best Cities for a Staycation" - Wallethub.com

      IRONMAN Lake Tahoe "10 Manliest Races in North America" - Men's Health Magazine

      #25 - Highway 395 in the Eastern Sierra "42 Perfect Summer Trips" - Sunset Magazine

      Zephyr Cove "The Best Family Beaches" - ABCNews.com

July


      Reno - Basecamp "10 Most Exciting Climbing Walls in the World" - Findhold.com

      #8 - Harrah's Lake Tahoe - #10 - Peppermill Reno "The Very Best Casinos Outside of Vegas" -         Yahoo.com Travel

      Lake Tahoe - Top 5 Finalist "America's Favorite Place" - Good Morning America


August

      #7 - Reno "Top 10 Cities for Motorcyclists" - American Motorcycle Association, American                 Motorcyclist Mag

      #1 - Lake Tahoe "Best Lake Vacations in the U.S." Top 10 List - Yahoo Travel

      #15 - Lake Tahoe "23 of the Clearest Blue Waters on the Planet" - MatadorNetwork.com


September

      #2 - Lake Tahoe "Most Affordable U.S. Destinations for Fall Foliage Weekend Getaways" -                 TripAdvisor.com  


October

      Reno Zombie Crawl
"10 Best Halloween Costume Parties" - USA TODAY

      Brasserie St. James - Reno "Mid-Size Brewpub of the Year" - Great American Beer Festival

      #6 - Reno "Best Food Cities for Your Wallet" - WalletHub.com

      Sparks Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off "10Best: Culinary Skills Competitions Across the       Country" - USA TODAY

      Lake Tahoe 8 "Most Beautiful Mountain Lakes in Ski Country" - Ski.com

      Dorinda's Chocolates in Reno Top 10 "Happy Halloween Treats for Grown-ups" Huffington Post

      Lake Tahoe: #2 in U.S. - #7 Internationally U.S. News Travel and World Report - "Best Ski                 Destinations"

      #12 Squaw Valley USA "Best Places to Ski on Earth" CNN.com


November

      Heavenly, Lake Tahoe "5 Mountain Towns with the Best Nightlife" - SKIS.com

      #7 - Reno "Top 10 Most Livable Cities for Wheelchair Users" - LivingSpinal.com


December

      #10 Lake Tahoe "Must-Visit Slopes" - Yahoo! Travel

      #8 Reno "17 Most Amazing Christmas Towns in America" - Impulcity.com

      Black Rock City "30 Places to Visit Before You're 30" - Conde Nast Traveler

      Lone Eagle Grille, Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe "Inventive Takes on Eggnog" - USA TODAY -           List of 17

      Diamond Peak "12 Underrated Ski Resorts in America" - Conde Nast Traveler
 

2013

 January       

      
   Northstar California "Ski School of the Future" - Squaw Valley USA "A Safer Approach to    Chutes and Steeps" - Kirkwood Mountain Resort "Mountain Skills Master Class"    Best Ski         Schools in the US - Men's Journal
       
    Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe    10 Hippest Ski Areas You Rarely Hear About - MSN.com   
       

February       

       
    #5 - Reno    Top Spots For Winter Vacations - The Weather Channel
       
    #3 - Nevada    Geography of Happiness - University of Vermont Ranking the Happiest States
       
    National Bowling Stadium    Coolest Bowling Spots in North America - MSN.com
       
    National Championship Air Races    10 Best Air Shows Around the World - USA Today
       

March       

       
    Reno    Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns - National Geographic
       
    Reno    Loosest Slots in America - Casino Player Magazine (6 years in a row)
       

April       

       
    Lake Tahoe     10 "Lakeside Vacations That Have It All" International List -Yahoo! Travel
       
    Reno - #4    Top U.S. Growth Cities - U-Haul
       

May    

       
    Reno River Walk District    32 Great Spring Trips - Sunset Magazine
       

June       

       
    University of Nevada, Reno    10 U.S. Colleges With Great Greek Life - OnlineColleges.com
       
    Reno    Top 10 Underestimated Cities for Food - The Daily Meal
       
    Sand Harbor    10 Best Beaches for Families - FamilyVacationCritic.com
       
    Best in the West Nugget Rib Cookoff    10 Summer Festivals Worth the Pit Stop - Salon.com
       
    Lake Tahoe    Top 10 Lake Vacations "Best For Celebrating a Western Icon" - Yahoo! Shine
       
    GourMelt    10 Best Grilled Cheese Trucks - CultureCheeseMag.com
                         101 Best Food Trucks in America - The Daily Meal
       

July       

       
    Reno    20 Most Crime-Free Cities in America - AOL Real Estate

       
August       

       
    Reno    100 Best Places to Retire - Where to Retire Magazine
       
    Chapel Tavern - Reno    10 Best Places to Drink Rum - Zagat.com
       

September        

      
    BaseCamp    8 of World's Best Climbing Walls - Mother Nature Network
       
    C Street - Virginia City    Great Streets of America - American Planning Association
       
    Awful Awful Reno    51 Great Burger Joints Across US - USA Today
       
    Reno    America's Cheapest (Livable) Cities - MSN Money - Top 12
       

October        


    Reno #9    100 Best Places to Live - Livability.com
       
    RSCVA    Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award
       
    Reno - #3    Top 10 Turnaround Towns - Housing Market - Realtor.com
       

November     

       
    Squaw Valley USA    5 Best Ski Resorts in North America - Men's Journal
       
    Lake Tahoe #1    34 Places That Are Even Better During Winter - Buzzfeed Travel
       
    Squaw Valley USA - #5    Top 10 U.S. Ski Resorts for 2014 - Forbes
       
    Squaw Valley USA #10    The Best Ski Resorts in North America - FoxNews.com
       
    Squaw Valley USA    "Where to Ski for Thanksgiving" 6 resorts listed - OnTheSnow.com
       

December    

       
    Sierra Nevada Mountain Range    11 of the World's Most Beautiful Mountain Ranges -             UnofficialNetworks.com
 


2012

 

 

January       

       
    Reno    #3 Most Business Friendly Tax Climate    Tax Foundation's 2012 Business Tax Climate Index
       
    Reno    #41 Healthiest Cities For Women    Women's Health Magazine Top 100
       

April       

       
    Nevada    #3 Best State Tax System    Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council's Business Tax Index 2012
        

May       

       
    Nevada    #12 Best State For Business    Chief Executive Magazine
       
    Reno    #43 Best Cities For Cycling    Bicycling Magazine
        

     
August       

       
    Reno    #8 in Best Driver's Report - Allstate America
       
    Reno    #24 Best Cities For Dogs    Men's Health
       
    Lake Tahoe     Voted America's Best Lake    USA TODAY Readers
            

September       

       
    Reno    Best City to Feel Like a Baller When You're Just a Bowler    Maxim Magazine's 29 Best Man Cities
       
    UNR    Top Tier of Best National Universities    U.S. News and World Report's of 1,600 National Universities
       
    Lake Tahoe     America's Best Lake Vacations    Travel+Leisure Magazine
       
    Reno    #42 of America's Best Cities    Businessweek.com
               

October       

       
    CAMPO    The Best New Restaurants in America    Esquire Magazine
       
    Reno    One of World's Super-Cool Communities    TravelorMove.com
       

November       

       
    Reno    Most Unlikely Ski Town - Skiing Magazine
       
    Reno    Awarded IBM Smarter Cities Challenge Program    IBM Awarded 100 Cities Around the World
       
    Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe - 10 Best Mountains You've Never Skied    SKI Magazine
       
    #1 Squaw Valley, #13 Heavenly Ski Resort, #22 Northstar California, #25 Sugar Bowl Resort, #27 Kirkwood Mountain Resort, #34 Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort, #37 Alpine Meadows Ski Resort    40 Best Ski Resorts in North America - Outside Magazine
       
    Squaw Valley USA, Alpine Meadows, Heavenly Mountain Resort    Top 20 Ski Resorts - Outside Magazine
       
    #5 Reno, NV - Top 10 Best Winter Vacation Destinations: America's Hottest Cold Cities    Livability.com

             
December    

       
    Squaw Valley USA, Alpine Meadows    Top 10 Ski Resorts in the United States for 2013 - Forbes
       
    Santa Pub Crawl, Reno    "10 Great Places for Christmas Spirit" - USA Today
       
    Reno    "8 Hot Towns to Snap Up Bargains Now"- Where to Retire Mag JAN/FEB Issue
       
    Reno    Loosest Slots in the Nation - Casino Player Magazine

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