Preparing for the end
|Joanne Danielson speaks on end-of-life issues at the Mohawk Community Resource Center on Sept. 16. Photo by Shelley Wilkerson
Now is the time to think about how you want to die. That was the message from Mohawk Community Resource Center speaker Joanne Danielson on Sept. 16.
Danielson, owner of Graceful Transitions Coaching, said people often plan what should happen to their finances should they pass away, but rarely address other needs. Those needs may be spiritual requests, or other wishes such as where they want to die or how they want to be treated when they pass.
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Plumas National Forest Fall Fest offers variety of family friendly activities
Plumas National Forest Fall Fest offers free outdoor fun, educational activities for families
The Plumas National Forest invites everyone to come celebrate autumn and the outdoors with family entertainment and fun-filled educational activities for children young and old at the 11th annual Fall Fest. The free event will be held Saturday, Oct. 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Mt. Hough Ranger District, 39696 Highway 70 in Quincy.
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Domestic abuse awareness run set for Oct. 4
Plumas Rural Services set its fourth annual run/walk for Oct. 4 to raise awareness of domestic abuse. Runners will take off from Feather River College’s soccer field at 10 a.m.
Runners and walkers will follow the 5-kilometer course along the bike path to Gansner Park, then continue on the airport road, nearly reaching the water treatment plant. Participants will then turn around and end at the start point.
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District 5 candidates share their thoughts on budget process
With the Nov. 4 election just a month away, and vote-by-mail ballots arriving next week, the candidates for District 5 supervisor have little time left to share their message.
The names of Jim Judd and Jeff Engel will appear on the ballot, but a third candidate, Alice Berg, is seeking to win the position as a write-in.
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Man accused of starting King Fire previously arrested in Plumas County
|Man accused of starting King Fire previously arrested in Plumas County
The man accused of starting the massive King Fire in El Dorado County was sentenced to jail in Plumas County 11 years ago.
Wayne Allen Huntsman, 37, was convicted in 2003 on felony charges connected to a 2003 burglary of the Pizza Factory in Quincy.
According to court records, Huntsman was convicted of being in possession of stolen property and sentenced to 180 days in jail and three years of probation.
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