Portola defeats Quincy
The Portola High School football team defeated Quincy 42-21 in their final match of the regular season Saturday, Nov. 5. Portola's Zach Martinez rushed for 242 yards and scored four touchdowns, including a 97-yard kickoff return. For the complete story, see Wednesday's sports section.
Coyote roaming Chester streets
Coyote spotted twice on Saturday November 5th on Richardson way. Spotted once at aprrox 9:30 a.m. and then again at 3;15. He is favoring his hind leg.
Photo submitted by Wanda Floyd
Voters forced to wing it in EQSD board election
What if they held an election and nobody knew anything about the candidates?
Customers of the East Quincy Services District might be able to answer that question next week.
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CHP leaders stress communication during townhall meeting
In its ongoing effort to mend fences with Plumas County drivers, the California Highway Patrol hosted a townhall meeting Oct. 22 in Graeagle.
The forum at the Graeagle Fire Hall was the first open public meeting by the CHP to address mounting complaints about officer conduct on county roads.
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EPHC takes $1.1 million hit from MediCal cuts
By Linda Satchwell
Public Relations Coordinator
Eastern Plumas Health Care
Eastern Plumas Health Care was informed Thursday, Oct. 27, that the Center for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) was approving California’s request to cut MediCal payments to its hospital skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) by 10 percent of 2008 rates (in effect a 23 percent cut).
Read more: EPHC takes $1.1 million hit from MediCal cuts