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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.
FRC rodeo to open arena for anyone brave enough
This cowboy holds on for dear life during last year’s saddle bronc riding portion of the rodeo clinic at Feather River College. For the third year, FRC’s rodeo...Read More...
New class plans paddle fest
Quincy locals try out some human-powered boats at last year’s Plumas Paddle Fest, presented by the Outdoor Recreation Leadership program of Feather River College....Read More...
Fishing Report for the week of 4/18/2014
Robert Paulson, of Meadow Valley, holds up the 23-pound Mackinaw he caught at Bucks Lake on April 6. Photo submitted