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Nevada State Bank celebrates 50-year anniversary today

Nevada State Bank will celebrate its 50-year anniversary today and is offering free cake and refreshments at its 58 branches.

The bank has locations in Carson City at 4267 South Carson St. and 1525 E. College Parkway.

The Las Vegas-based bank, now the state’s oldest and largest state-chartered bank, opened on Dec. 9, 1959, when the state had a total population of about 285,000.

As of September, the bank has $4.4 billion in assets, up from $2.3 billion at the start of the decade, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.