Ding, dong: It’s the bill collector
Indian Valley Editor
Indian Valley residents who pay for water and wastewater have not paid their bills to the tune of about $50,000.
Some homes have even had the water shut off for up to three months, and still the bills are not being paid.
For May, about 30 percent of the bills had not been paid by the time June bills went out.
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Portola City Council implements rate increases effective July 1
In a decisive move, Portola’s City Council passed Resolution No. 2095 at its July 13 meeting, implementing the city’s proposed water and sewer rate increases as of July 1.
The resolution was originally presented May 11. It went through the Proposition 218 process without receiving a majority of protests, and the city held the requisite public hearing.
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Almanor art show re-invests in local culture
Confused about which arts and crafts show to attend this summer? If in doubt, make sure to attend the Almanor Art Show and enjoy one of the best annual events that Plumas County has to offer. Plumas Arts hosts the 42nd anniversary Almanor Art Show Aug. 6 – 7 on the magnificent and cool green Collins Pine lawn on Highway 36 in Chester.
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Board approves plan to bring county up to ADA standards
Just a few years ago, Plumas County was threatened with lawsuits for not complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
In short, the county wasn’t considered a safe and easily accessible place for disabled people.
Read more: Board approves plan to bring county up to ADA standards
US Forest Service to conduct prescribed burn north of Lake Almanor
Prescribed Burning on the Lassen National Forest
The Almanor Ranger District of the Lassen National Forest is planning on implementing a prescribed burn in the West Dusty Project Area on Tuesday, July 19th, weather permitting.
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No weapons found on victims
An investigation into the July 2 shooting death of Susanville resident Rory McGuire, 20, has yet to find evidence that he or the five other men in his car were armed.
Gregory Chad Wallin-Reed, 36, of Reno, Nev., faces eight felony counts, including murder, after he admitted opening fire on the Susanville men during a car chase.
Read more: No weapons found on victims