Cowboy Country, the tourism organization that promotes northeastern Nevada, is seeking high school seniors in Nevada who plan to pursue a degree in a tourism-related field to apply for a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is March 8.

President Obama’s second verbal assault on Las Vegas is an “unacceptable assault” that demonstrates his bias against an industry that supplies most of Nevada’s paychecks, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki said today.

Google strategist Ryan Denny will reveal 10 quick ways to succeed in online advertising when he addresses the Nevada Commission on Tourism’s (NCOT) 20th annual Rural Roundup conference in Winnemucca March 24-26, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) has awarded 115 grants worth more than $659,000 to help rural communities promote attractions that draw visitors and generate revenue for local economies.

A ski tour beginning Monday will bring travel journalists to Reno and Lake Tahoe for a week of skiing, shopping, entertainment and outdoor recreation to promote the region in the lucrative Mexico tourism market, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

The Nevada National Guard used a helicopter training exercise Friday to airlift rusty junk cars from the Carson River that have lurked for years below the water surface, threatening the safety of whitewater rafters, kayakers and marring the river’s natural beauty.

Small, heartwarming moments that make a vacation unforgettable are what the Nevada Commission on Tourism’s new winter ad campaign hopes to inspire in visitors. The campaign launched this month with a mix of traditional and online media, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) is sending its sales and media relations teams on the road Oct. 12-17 to promote winter travel with valuable tour operators, travel agents and journalists in Boston, New York and Miami, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

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The Nevada Commission on Tourism’s mission is to generate revenue for the state of Nevada by attracting visitors to spend money in this state. Tourism is Nevada’s No. 1 industry and generates $58 billion in total travel spending.

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