Words & Music season begins
Words & Music returns from its traditional summer break with three October evening programs scheduled around the county.
First up is the Quincy Words & Music Thursday, Oct. 14, at Morning Thunder Café with featured artist Andrew Ohren.
In Portola Friday, Oct. 22, at The Feather Community Art Center featured musicians are Penny and Dude Berry.
Finishing up the month will be Jeff Ellermeyer as the featured musician Thursday, Oct. 28, in Chester at the Coffee Station.
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Meet Plumas District Hospital’s interim CEO
Linda Jameson, Plumas District Hospital’s chief nursing officer/risk manager, was recently appointed interim chief executive officer. During the same meeting, the board signed a severance agreement with outgoing CEO Dick Hathaway.
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Local fishing association seeks help to repair fish cages at Lake Almanor
M. Kate West
“The fish cage program in Hamilton Branch has been in operation for the past 22 years with little to no maintenance,” said Paul Garrido of Almanor Fishing Association.
Due to wind, water surges and winter snows, the platforms and cages have greatly deteriorated.
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Photo bloggers are boosting Plumas County tourism
Suzi Brakken - Plumas County Visitor's Bureau
The promotion of Plumas County’s fall foliage has attracted unprecedented numbers of visitors and inquiries this year, but there’s been an additional benefit, thanks to technology. The changing leaves have been attracting more and more photographers and photo clubs who post their pictures online via websites, blogs and Facebook, thereby adding to the viral marketing effort.
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Burn ban rescinded
Effective Friday, Oct. 8 at 8 a.m., the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) Lassen-Modoc-Plumas Unit has rescinded the suspension on all burning on State Responsibility Area Lands within Lassen, Modoc and Plumas Counties. Burn permits are not required until May 1, 2011.
Following are some important things to remember regarding residential burning:
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Hearing ends without decision on Feather River Inn
A daylong hearing Friday, Oct. 8, on the lawsuit that has stymied development at the Feather River Inn ended without a decision.
The judge said she would issue an opinion within 90 days.
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