Register details DA’s purchases from contested account
Exactly how did Plumas County District Attorney Jeff Cunan spend the funds at the heart of the county’s recent lawsuit against him?
Under the California Public Records Act, Feather Publishing obtained a copy of the check register for the contested account, which details, check-by-check, just how the money was used.
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Board appoints interim VSO
Tuesday, Dec. 7, the Plumas County Board of Supervisors appointed Dale Snook to fill the veteran’s service officer (VSO) position for the next 60 days.
The board’s unanimous vote also included the creation of a committee to select someone to fill the permanent position.
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PDH to pay legal fees for Measure B petitioners
Plumas District Hospital directors voted Thursday, Dec. 9, to pay $35,405 in attorney’s fees to Bret Cook for his pro bono work on behalf of Measure B petitioners Skip Alexander, Robert Zernich, Bob Herr, Dennis Clemens and Martin Brutlag.
The settlement notes that although the parties disagree about the appropriateness of the fees, they agreed to settle to avoid further litigation.
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Supervisors look at appealing Forest Service OHV plan
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors (BOS) created a committee to appeal the Plumas National Forest’s Travel Management Plan at a Tuesday, Dec. 7, meeting.
Eastern Plumas Supervisor Terry Swofford and Indian Valley Supervisor Robert Meacher will sit on the committee.
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DFG has plans for Humbug Valley
Indian Valley Editor
The Maidu Summit is not the only organization requesting title to Pacific Gas & Electric lands in Humbug Valley.
In November the California Department of Fish and Game (DFG) cast its line into the water as well.
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Highway 70 is now open
12/17/2010 5:30 p.m. Update
The accidents have been cleared and the highway is now open.
State route 70 - the entire roadway is blocked approximately 5 miles west
of the Greenville Wye due to numerous vehicle spin outs. R1 chain controls