The RC Morning Report
Taxable sales up
Taxable sales in Douglas County continued to surge, posting a 7.7 percent increase in March, according to figures released by the Nevada Department of Taxation. The first three quarters of the 2012-13 fiscal year have seen a 6.5 percent change in the county. Merchants raked in $49.5 million in taxable sales up from $45.9 million the same month last year.
Lampe Farmers Market up
The Lampe Park Farmers Market is going on this morning through 1 p.m. on Waterloo Lane.
Shelby’s Book Shoppe is continuing its series on democracy 6 p.m. today with St. Gall’s Father Nathan Mamo discussing democracy and religion. The store is in Minden Village
End of wet weather
We got a trace of rain early this morning, but the showers should be gone with the wind by 11 a.m. Expect a west wind 15-20 mph gusting to 30 mph as the cool, wet weather moves on and high pressure builds.