|These are the stories we are working on for this week's newspaper:|
A tri-tip meal, auction and drawing will be held at Pioneer Park Pavilion on Fairgrounds Road in Quincy this Friday, Sept. 10, from 4 - 8 p.m. to raise money to help lifelong resident Randy Beck with his rising medical expenses resulting from his extensive battle with cancer.
Tickets for the dinner and drawing are available in Quincy at Toy Store/Little People, Great Northern Hair Co., Quincy Hot Spot and Feather Publishing or by calling Sue Wickman at 283-0973 or Kitty Gay at 283-2041. Meal and drawing tickets will also be available at the event.
Drawing prizes include an original painting by local wildlife artist Bill Peters, a Mike Nesbit handmade duck decoy and a quilt by the Quincy Crazy Quilters Quilt Guild.
Several local merchants and individuals have donated items for the silent auction.
Quincy Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring and preparing the dinner.
Until his recent retirement, Beck spent his career with the Forest Service working as a fuel reduction and fire prevention specialist on the Mt. Hough Ranger District.
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