County and Forest Service work together on jobs program
An agreement between Plumas County and the U.S. Forest Service could provide 270 local jobs during the next few years.
Supervisors Kevin Goss and Sherrie Thrall have been working with representatives of the U.S. Forest Service on a memorandum of understanding between the two organizations.
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Nakoma’s new hotel and marketplace set to open for summer tourism
Ann PowersStaff Writer
|The Marketplace at Nakoma, pictured in this design by Reno architecture firm Cathexes, is set to open this summer. Image courtesy Cathexes Architecture
Nakoma Golf Resort and Spa plans to add a new 42-room, 23,701-square-foot hotel to its vacation destination amenities in time for the 2015 summer tourist season, according to Schomac Group Inc., the resort’s owners and area developers.
J&S Custom Homes crews are on site building The Lodge at Nakoma just off A15 on Village Trail in Clio, situated on the eighth green of the resort’s golf course, The Dragon. Adjacent to the hotel, plans also call for an 8,024-square-foot mixed-use building called The Marketplace at Nakoma.
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Hospital retains leadership team; November’s bottom line not good
The Plumas District Hospital board of directors is keeping its leadership team in place, with Bill Wickman continuing as president and Kathy Price as secretary.
Wickman has already served two years as board president, but during the Jan. 8 meeting, his fellow directors unanimously elected him to an additional term.
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Arrest made in Portola/Lake Davis burglaries
|Jennifer Hall, 28, of Portola, is arrested Jan. 8 in connection with a series of local robberies. Photo courtesy Plumas County Sheriff’s Office
A woman was arrested last week in connection with a rash of burglaries in the Lake Davis and Portola areas, according to the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office.
Detectives said Jennifer Michelle Hall, 28, was taken into custody Jan. 8 at 297 W. Spruce St. in Portola. She’s charged with possession of stolen property. She was scheduled to be arraigned Monday, Jan. 12, in Plumas County Superior Court.
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Board opens first meeting of 2015 with a moment of silence
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors and its audience opened the first meeting of 2015 with a moment of silence to remember Mike and Olga Kroencke.
The Cromberg husband and wife, both county employees, were found shot to death Dec. 20 in the foothills near Oroville. The Butte County Sheriff’s Office reported last week that a “person of interest” has been arrested in the case.
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