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The Board of County Commissioners accepted a $3 million grant from the William N. Pennington Foundation for the new Resource Center at the Nevada Cares Campus. “It shows the work the county is doing is making a difference and private foundations are taking notice, so thank you so much for their incredible support,” Chair Alexis Hill said. “We couldn’t do it without these public-private partnerships.”

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Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is currently hiring for a Public Information Officer with social media experience. Apply by December 8, 2023, to be considered for this excellent career opportunity.

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Washoe County is currently hiring a Program Coordinator within Northern Nevada Public Health (NNPH). If you have a background in public health or organizational effectiveness, this position may be a great fit! Applications will be accepted until December 11, 2023.

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