The filing period for the June 2010 election has come to a close; candidates intending to run have submitted financial statements indicating their intentions to form election committees.
Sheriff Greg Hagwood and retired deputy Bob Shipp have publicly announced their candidacy for sheriff and begun campaigning. In January, county supervisors appointed Hagwood to finish the term of Terry Bergstrand, who retired.
Assistant District Attorney Dave Hollister has likewise filed financials and started campaigning for district attorney. Incumbent Jeff Cunan has said he will not run for a third term.
Plumas Unified School District Superintendent Glenn Harris, District 3 Supervisor Sherrie Thrall, Clerk-Recorder Kathy Williams and Auditor Shawn Montgomery remain unopposed in their re-election bids.
Assessor Charles Leonhardt faces challenger Mike Gardner in one of the rare races with both an incumbent and a newcomer.
J.P. Kennedy and Richard Lundy have filed paperwork to run for District 5 county supervisor, a seat long held by Ole Olsen, who is retiring.
Julie White has signaled her intent to run for treasurer-tax collector.
Treasurer Susie Bryant-Grant, appointed by the board to fill that position last February after the incumbent retired, has signaled she won't be running.
Portola girls win tourney
Portola’s Rachel Wehrman goes for the layup in the Tigers’ game against Loyalton last Friday night. Portola’s girls won in the final minutes. Photos by James...Read More...
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Quincy’s Brady Rick looks for his best passing option during the Trojans’ game against Excel Christian on Dec. 5. The Trojans won 63-48. Photos by James Wilson James...Read More...
Greenville hosts basketball tournament
Walker Myers makes the layup during Greenville’s game against Providence Christian last Friday. The Indians won 46-30 before continuing on to play two more teams...Read More...