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County Approves New Waste Management Agreement

November 30, 2016 Bob Conrad

Residents of unincorporated Washoe County will soon be getting new recycling bins. The Washoe Board of County Commissioners approved at its meeting today a new franchise agreement with the private company, Waste Management. The new […]

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5 Ways to Minimize Heat Wave Risks

June 4, 2016 ThisIsReno

Health officials are reminding residents that heat-related illnesses can be deadly and to take extra precautions as temperatures rise. Here are five steps to minimize risks, courtesy of Washoe County Health. Drink Plenty of Fluids […]

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Washoe County Proposes New Food Regulations

February 27, 2015 ThisIsReno

New food regulations proposed by the Washoe County Health District could mean big changes for restaurants and food servers. According to the county, “the proposed regulations will bring the Health District in line with Federal FDA recommendations […]