Northern Nevada: Nugget, Peppermill, Hyatt Regency Tahoe announce plans to reopen soon with precautions Peggy Santoro, Sam Gross and Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal · May 21, 2020 at 11:55 pm The Nugget Casino in Sparks announced on Thursday that it will resume operations soon, with added health and safety protocols in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. The Nugget joins other area casinos such as the Peppermill Resort Hotel and the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino, which recently shared plans to reopen their properties. All hotel-casinos will implement additional safety measures, with the Peppermill also installing thermal cameras as a precaution. State gambling regulators have not given the go-ahead or a date for the lifting of Gov. Steve Sisolak’s mid-March order closing all gambling establishments to prevent groups from gathering and spreading coronavirus. But some resorts are aiming for a June 1 reopening.