The Nevada Commission on Tourism is among 13 western states that have signed a historic agreement with U.S. government agencies pledging mutual cooperation in promoting tourism on federal lands while protecting natural, historic and cultural resources, Director Tim Maland announced today.

Land Rover North America and the Nevada Commission on Tourism announced today that this year’s Nevada Passage will serve as the national selection event for the 2008/2009 Land Rover G4 Challenge.

Elko will play host to tourism industry leaders from communities throughout the state for the Nevada Commission on Tourism’s 18th annual Rural Roundup conference, April 2-4, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

Just in time for the height of the ski season, the Nevada Commission on Tourism has launched a new ski “mini” site complete with up-to-the-minute ski conditions, hotel ski packages, links to all Nevada and Lake Tahoe ski resorts and an opportunity for visitor comments, Tim Maland, tourism director, announced today.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism will hold its annual Governor’s Conference on Tourism Dec. 8-10, 2008, at the Peppermill Hotel Casino in Reno, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.  The Peppermill’s plush new $400 million Tuscan Tower sets a new standard for elegance in the Reno area and this will be the first time the hotel has hosted the tourism conference.