Henderson, Nevada - Over 1,600 jobs are up for grabs this week in Henderson. Jobertising.com has partnered with some of Henderson’s best companies to bring you the Henderson Job Fair at the Sunset Station Hotel and Casino (1301 West Sunset Road, Henderson, NV 89014). The job fair is taking place this Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 11AM - 2PM. Make sure to bring plenty of resumes and dress for success! Attendance is free for job seekers. Job seekers should dress ready to interview.

Carson City, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval released the following statement Friday after receiving the recommendations from the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee.

Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Costa Rica as you celebrate the 195th anniversary of your nation’s independence today.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Kenny Guinn Center for Policy Priorities released three new Fact Sheets on the various ballot initiatives that voters will consider this November:

Washington, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the investment of $26.6 million by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) into 45 projects that will spur innovative conservation initiatives on both rural and urban farms across the country. Public and private grantees will provide matching investments, bringing the total value of support to $59 million. The investment is made through USDA's Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) program, which fosters innovation in conservation tools and strategies to improve things like on-farm energy and fertilizer use as well as market-based strategies to improve water quality or mitigate climate change.

Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I offer my warmest wishes to the people of Macedonia as you observe the 25th anniversary of your nation’s independence.

Carson City, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval today announced the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners was honored with the 2016 Commission of the Year award at the annual Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) conference held in Cody, Wyoming.

Rochester, Minnesota - Bullying was once considered a childhood rite of passage. Today, however, bullying is recognized as a serious problem. To help your child handle bullying, learn to recognize it - and understand how to respond.

Carson City, Nevada - Mosquito season and West Nile virus (WNV) continues in Nevada.  Nevada usually sees WNV cases around mid-June through October.  Thus far this year, six human cases have been reported in Churchill County. Statewide, Nevada has seen a total of 10 cases in 2016. There have been human cases of WNV in Nevada every year since 2003. Case counts statewide having been as high as 124 reported in 2006 and as low as two in 2010.  Most of Nevada is experiencing severe to exceptional drought.  With fewer water sources, mosquitoes and animals are coming into closer contact as they are searching for water.  As Nevadans enjoy being outside, it is important to remember easy ways to prevent being bitten by mosquitoes.  The best way to avoid WNV is to prevent mosquito bites.

Washington, DC - New recommendations that all U.S. donated blood be tested for Zika virus have been issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The plan begins immediately in Florida, moves to southern-tier and border states within the next month, then the rest of the country has until November to comply.