On April 24, the little hospital that could chugged its way up to the capital to plead its case to the legislators in Sacramento.
Eastern Plumas Health Care CEO Tom Hayes and Plumas County Supervisor Jon Kennedy testified to the Senate Health Committee on behalf of Senate Bill 646.
The Alumni and Friends Jazz Ensemble closes the 11th annual Plumas Jazz Night with a stellar performance of five tunes, including an original composition by Greenville music teacher Jim Norman.Photos by Laura Beaton
Feet tapped, heads bobbed and fingers snapped in time to the music performed April 22 at the 11th annual Plumas Jazz Night in Quincy.
The event, held at the Town Hall Theatre, was a collaborative effort between Quincy, Greenville and Chester high school jazz bands and the Chester jazz choir, which led off the night’s entertainment.
By law it will take a minimum of five years to relicense the Bucks Creek hydroelectric system and the clock doesn’t even start ticking until Dec. 31, 2013.
Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project, FERC No. 619, includes the reservoirs at Three Lakes, Bucks Lake, Lower Bucks Lake and Grizzly Forebay, as well as the Grizzly and Bucks Creek powerhouses.
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. holds the license with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to operate the system, but it expires Dec. 31, 2018. A new license application must be filed by Dec. 31, 2016, but to start the process, a notice of intent and pre-application document must be submitted no later than Dec. 31 of this year.
Hunter safety classes are being offered at the Masonic Hall in Greenville, free of charge.
Registration will be available at the Masonic Hall on May 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to participate.
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“Philip Hyde has a rare feeling for the medium of photography. I consider him one of the very best photographers of the natural scene in America.”
—Ansel Adams, 1971
Plumas Arts will exhibit historically significant photographs by Philip Hyde at the Capitol Arts Center at 525 Main St. in Quincy from May 3 to June 1. Hyde’s photography helped preserve and promote many national parks.
An opening reception Friday, May 3, 5 – 7 p.m. launches the show. A special presentation by Philip Hyde’s son, David Leland Hyde, will be held at the Capitol Arts Center on Tuesday, May 14, at 6 p.m.
During his 60-year full-time large-format film photography career Philip Hyde lived with his wife Ardis in Plumas County for 56 years.
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