Nevada sales rose 4.2 percent in February compared with the same month last year.
New figures from the state show taxable sales jumped more than 3 percent in December.
Nevada retailers gained ground for the 28th consecutive month.
Taxable sales rose in Nevada for the 27th straight month.
Nevadans are continuing to spend more money.
Nevada businesses did well in May.
Nevada consumers seem to be the engine driving the state’s economic recovery.
Taxable sales rose in March, despite a slowdown in Clark County spending.
Governor Brian Sandoval says Nevada is on the right track for economic recovery, but he says the Silver State needs to be more aggressive in luring new businesses.
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval is expected to make a major economic policy announcement at the Nevada Development Authority’s annual gathering in Las Vegas.