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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Scam Alert: EBT Text Messages

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The Nevada County Social Services Department has received reports that scammers have been sending text messages asking community members to provide personal information about their EBT cards. The County and State will NEVER text or call you to ask for you...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter Thursday Night, January 19th

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Nevada City, Calif. - The National Weather Service predicts COLD weather Thursday night, January 19th. Considering the weather prediction, Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada are activating the Cold Weather Shelter Protocol for that night.

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Nevada County and Sierra Roots Extend Extreme Weather Shelter for One Additional Night, January 17th

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The National Weather Service now predicts COLD nighttime temperatures tonight, January 17th , that meet activation criteria. Considering the weather prediction, Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada will extend the shelter operation one more additional ni...

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Posted on: December 29, 2022

Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter Thursday and Friday Nights

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The National Weather Service predicts significantly WET and COLD weather Thursday and Friday nights, December 29th and 30th. Considering the weather prediction, Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada are activating the Cold Weather Shelter Protocol for Thu...

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