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Phil Ulibarri
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Office: 775.328.2414
pulibarri@washoecounty.us

Press Releases and Media Advisories

Last modified on 10/18/2018

2018

December

Dec. 17, 2018

First death of the 2018/19 flu season reported in Washoe County
Get vaccinated now for protection through the holidays

Dec. 11, 2018

Washoe County Offers Pediatric Disaster Response Training
Training will help community respond to pediatric needs during disasters

Dec. 7, 2018

New Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans
5210, Go! helps promote good nutrition and physical activity

November

Nov. 14, 2018

The 2018 Great American Smokeout set for November 15
Tobacco users can boost success of quitting with cessation resources

October

Oct. 29, 2018

Know the Code – Burn Code notifications begin November 1
Burn Code icons inform residents whether lighting stoves or fireplaces is advisable, or allowed

Oct. 22, 2018

Suicide prevention program to reach all seventh graders in Washoe County Public Schools
Children’s Cabinet, the Washoe County School District, and the Washoe County Health District partner to support mental health for students

Oct. 19, 2018

Find a Park
New interactive directory includes all Reno, Sparks and Washoe County parks

Oct. 18, 2018

Washoe County Health District releases new Online Resource Library to improve food safety
The Washoe County Health District (WCHD) has updated its Food Safety Resource Library page to include guidance documents that that are now offered in Chinese and Spanish.

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