Woman attempts suicide on day jury reads guilty verdict
The day a jury convicted her of felony burglary, Nov. 2, Rebecca Victoria Loretz cut her wrists.
Loretz was still at a Reno hospital a week after trying to kill herself on the day she failed to appear in Plumas County Superior Court to hear the verdict.
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LAFCo orders service district boards to mediate
Board members of Quincy’s two water service districts were ordered to set aside their differences and talk about consolidating.
That was the directive from the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo) board of directors Monday, Nov. 14.
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School district, sheriff issue predator alert
The Plumas County Office of Education and the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office are working together to alert parents about a possible predator.
The sheriff’s office notified the school district Monday, Nov. 14, of an incident in Portola over the weekend.
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Plumas County schedules furlough days
Furloughs begin for some departments Monday, Nov. 14. The auditor’s office, human resources and the treasurer-tax collector will all be closed Monday.
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Supervisors to consider draft General Plan Tuesday
County supervisors will consider a draft General Plan, recommended by the planning commission, at the Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday, Nov. 15.
The draft plan is available for viewing on the planning department’s website. Visit countyofplumas.com, click on Planning Department in the drop-down menu County Departments G – Z, and then click on General Plan.
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Temporary road closures in Meadow Valley
Spanish Ranch Road at Spanish Creek in Meadow Valley will be closed from 8 am to 5 pm on November 16, 17 and 18. The roadway is being closed to enable a rig to drill borings for the Spanish Ranch Bridge Replacement project.
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