nevada history

Saving Bowers Mansion

“Ladies, let us buy it!” “It” was the popular Bowers Mansion, a gem of northern Nevada’s mining legacy in Washoe Valley, which was put up for sale by its 82-year-old owner in January 1946. The […]

nevada history

Nevada HerStories

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Reno News & Review is profiling some of the women who made their marks on the history of Nevada. This installment features a prospector from Nicaragua who struck […]