Helping each other pay it forward
Indian Valley Editor
In Plumas and Lassen counties, people in need are benefiting from members of fraternal groups and other organizations who are joining together in efforts to pay it forward.
Two such groups are the Elks Lodge 2626 of Lake Almanor and Mountain Circle Family Services of Lassen and Plumas counties, as well as a newer location in the Reno area.
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Water restored to Portola: passes water quality
Diana JorgensonPortola Editor7/29/2010
After eight to 11 city water lines broke in several sections of Portola last Thursday and left many residents without water, city crews rushed between the breakages to restore water service, even though it meant breaks went unresolved at first and water continued to flow.
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Measure B campaign in full swing; first financials filed
Linda SatchwellStaff Writer7/28/2010
The Measure B, Cap the Tax, election is heating up, with emotions running high on both sides - understandable given that there is a lot to win ... and a lot to lose for everyone in Plumas Hospital District and beyond.
At one extreme, cap proponents say they fear a hospital tax that could skyrocket and they simply couldn't afford to pay it.
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Senator plans mobile office hours in Quincy
A member of U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer’s staff will hold mobile office hours Wednesday, July 28, from noon to 2 p.m. in Room 201 of the Plumas County Courthouse in Quincy.
Constituents seeking assistance with matters involving agencies such as the Veterans Administration, Social Security Administration or any other federal agency are encouraged to visit to seek individual casework assistance.
Feather River College Board and Foundation Discuss Changes for Dorms
At its regular meeting July 15, the Feather River College Board of Trustees discussed possible changes in the management structure at the Feather River College residence halls.
The Feather River College Foundation operates the residence halls. The trustees understood any changes would require the assent of the college foundation.
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Plumas Charter moves forward with Indian Valley Academy
Linda Satchwell Staff Writer 7/28/2010
At Plumas Charter School’s July board meeting, executive director Janet Wolcott gave an update on the new Indian Valley Academy, which opens in the fall for grades six through eight, and will come under the Plumas Charter umbrella.
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