Board votes to send grand jury to training
Though the Plumas County Board of Supervisors balked last month when the grand jury requested a $3,000 transfer for out-of-county travel, the board ultimately approved the expenditure during its Nov. 6 meeting.
About $1,600 will be used to send nine members to a report-writing workshop in Sacramento.
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County facility manager resigns his position
After five years as Plumas County facility and airports director, Joe Wilson is moving on — to Chico and a new position with Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
Wilson’s last day on the job will be Dec. 7.
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Fall colors peak (and peek) through snow
|While Lake Almanor offers the perfect escape during the summer months for those wishing to have fun in the sun, those willing to stick it out through the winter months look forward to a touch of fall, bathed in a blanket of bright white snow. The Nov. 8 snowstorm left the perfect amount of snow behind to allow bursts of reds and traces of yellow to shine through the beautiful array of Almanor shrubbery. Photo by Jan Davies
Election results tallied; No new taxes, one new councilwoman
The final unofficial results are in and Plumas County voters have said “no” to two local tax measures.
They said it quickly as well — Plumas was the first county to report its election results to the state Nov. 6.
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Cowboy poet visits Plumas in support of museum
As a benefit for the Plumas County Museum, nationally known Cowboy Poet of the Year Larry Maurice will appear Friday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch, 11 miles east of Quincy.
Maurice has spent the last 20 years as a cowboy, horse wrangler and packer in the Eastern Sierra and the high deserts of Nevada. You’re likely to find him leading a string of mules into the back country, on a horse drive in the Owens Valley of California, or working with longhorn cattle in Virginia City, Nev.
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