Night on the town for FRC students
Linda SatchwellStaff Writer7/21/2010
To introduce Feather River College to the Quincy community and businesses, the first Feather River College Night will take place Thursday, August 26, from 4 - 8 p.m. The event is a collaboration of Quincy merchants and FRC SIFE to welcome new and returning students into the community and bring awareness of products, services and resources offered locally.
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Rock Bottom Band Benefit Concert at Chalet View
What's the best way to enjoy a summer evening? Some might say with friends, music and a fine beverage.
Bob and Carrie Hickman, proprietors of the Chalet View Lodge, just west of Portola, are hosting a Music & Brews benefit Saturday, July 24, for Portola Railroad Days.
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Senator Dave Cox dies at age 72
Today, Tuesday, July 13 Lassen and Plumas counties lost a political advocate with the death of California State Senator Dave Cox, District 1.
Surrounded by family and friends, Cox died after a 13-year battle with prostate cancer.
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It's all in a name
The city of Portola has demonstrated an ongoing concern about notifying traffic along Highway 70 that there is more to the town on the other side of the Feather River across the Gulling Street Bridge.
In the past, the city established a wayfinding sign on the corner of Gulling Street and Sierra Street (Highway 70) directing traffic to Old Town, as the business district along Commercial Street is called.
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County amends transient vendor ordinance
Joshua SeboldStaff Writer7/14/2010
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors approved the first reading of an ordinance to amend the county code in areas relating to itinerant vendors at a Tuesday, July 6, meeting.
The ordinance changes the itinerant vendor license cost from $25 per day or $100 per month to $200 per year.
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Sweet smelling and full of life: Antelope campgrounds are ready for visitors
Campgrounds of the Antelope Lake Recreation Area have new, "sweet-smelling" vault toilets installed, some of which are fully accessible, and campers are invited to witness the quiet beauty of the burgeoning vegetation and wildlife.
A total of 11 new toilets were installed at Antelope Lake campgrounds, including eight at Lone Rock and three at Long Point group and family campgrounds.
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