Start the New Year off right: brunch with the Elks
It’s a tradition: Every year the Calpine Elks hold a New Year’s Day brunch at their lodge on Highway 70 in Maybe.
The Elks prepare a grand breakfast of pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, ham, country potatoes, biscuits and gravy, fruit and beverages. Wow.
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Greenville water is OK, even with storms
Greenville residents used to boil water notices during major storm events may not have noticed, but they did not receive one this time.
The new state-of-the-art membrane filtration system is handling the storms well, according to chief operator Jesse Lawson, and not balking like the previous system.
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Winterfest to offer Chilly Chili Cook Off
M. Kate West
Bit by bit, word is getting out about the line-up of Winterfest activities being sponsored by the Chester-Lake Almanor Chamber of Commerce, the business community and local service organizations.
To date, two events have been announced for Saturday, Jan. 15, the Almanor Basin Chapter of the American Red Cross will host an 8 – 11 a.m. breakfast at the Lake Almanor Elks Lodge in Old Town Chester.
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Power outage tips
With stormy weather approaching, PG&E offers these safety tips to help prepare for the possibility of power outages.
Be prepared for power outages year-round with these tips:
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MORE HEAVY SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS ON THE WAY FOR THE MOUNTAINS...
National Weather Service Sacramento.
.A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING HEAVY RAIN AND STRONG WINDS TO THE
VALLEY AS WELL AS HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS TO THE MOUNTAINS
TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
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Planning areas are new aspect of updated General Plan
The Plumas County Planning Commission discussed the basic structure of the upcoming General Plan update draft at a joint meeting with members of the General Plan working groups in early December.
Colleen Shade, the General Plan consultant team leader, said one of the new aspects of the document would be “planning areas” delineated on maps by a blue line.
She said a planning area was surrounding or connected to a community and “essentially identifies the boundary to which potential future development may go to.”
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