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Jail commander Chad Hermann said finding qualified and capable female corrections officers “is like finding a needle in a haystack.”
With that thought in mind, Hermann and Plumas County Sheriff Greg Hagwood were excited to introduce new officers Hannah Blevins and Christina Ross last week.
Longtime Plumas County resident and artist Sally Yost has been selected to spend two weeks living and painting at Black Mountain Lookout, a Forest Service facility in the Plumas National Forest.
According to Yost, she has dreamed about living in a high mountain lookout since her high school days, hence her exclamation when her selection was announced, “This is an artist’s dream come true!”
Traci Downey puts the finishing touch on a tiered wedding cake. Traci specializes in custom cakes and will be featured on “Good Day Sacramento” on Feb. 11. Photos by Debra Moore
When local baker Traci Downey watched “Good Day Sacramento” last month, she had no idea what would happen next.
The show she saw featured a segment titled “I Made This,” during which viewers were invited to send in photos of their own creations. Traci, who specializes in custom cakes, submitted a photo of a Barry Manilow sculpture that she had made playing a piano-themed cake.
Though the photo didn’t air during the segment, Traci received a call from the producers the following morning, asking if she would appear on a broadcast.
Now that the Plumas County district attorney has charged Moore with embezzling more than $380,000, many residents are calling for the board members to resign.
The severe drought in the state has united Plumas and Sierra County ranchers and farmers. They are forming a front to take on the looming struggles ahead.
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