Urban Roots says it will plant 10 different kinds of hops.
Urban Roots' executive director Jeff Bryant says they could be a workable alternative for farmers because hops require much less water than other crops such as alfalfa.
Bryant told the Reno Gazette-Journal that the craft beer market is growing in Reno, and the new hops will give them quality, local product.
Bryant says planting will begin in April and the hop vines will take about three years to reach maturity.
For the first time homeless people in Reno are getting free eye care at an annual services event.
In Reno a new tax credit program for the State of Nevada is making the first investment of hundreds of millions of dollars in low-income areas.
(AP) - It will soon be the beginning of the end for a historic bridge spanning the Truckee River in downtown Reno.
This week the Reno-Tahoe International Airport will welcome its first international flight in 15 years.
A food assistance provider in Reno has enough food... just not enough people to hand it out.