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F1 exec Fretwell ‘odd choice’ to chair Vegas Chamber, say some business owners

When Las Vegas Grand Prix chief operating officer Betsy Fretwell took the reins this week of the Vegas Chamber Board of Trustees, she pledged to work to maximize the economic impact of big sporting events for small businesses, according to news reports. But business owners who blame the race for a months-long disruption to their establishments hold Fretwell’s employer, Formula 1, responsible.

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Electricity, natural gas bills expected to fall in April

An extended economic hangover caused by high electric and natural gas bills for Nevada ratepayers will begin to subside in April, as the exorbitant cost of natural gas in 2022 and early 2023, coupled with higher usage resulting from frigid temperatures that winter, fall off the 12-month rolling average used by NV Energy and Southwest Gas to calculate bills.

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F1 exec Fretwell ‘odd choice’ to chair Vegas Chamber, say some business owners

When Las Vegas Grand Prix chief operating officer Betsy Fretwell took the reins this week of the Vegas Chamber Board of Trustees, she pledged to work to maximize the economic impact of big sporting events for small businesses, according to news reports. But business owners who blame the race for a months-long disruption to their establishments hold Fretwell’s employer, Formula 1, responsible.

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Electricity, natural gas bills expected to fall in April

An extended economic hangover caused by high electric and natural gas bills for Nevada ratepayers will begin to subside in April, as the exorbitant cost of natural gas in 2022 and early 2023, coupled with higher usage resulting from frigid temperatures that winter, fall off the 12-month rolling average used by NV Energy and Southwest Gas to calculate bills.

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