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State Route 70 has reopened following a closure due to a rock slide near the Storrie Bridge in the Feather River Canyon, Plumas County, CA.
This slide is located 27 miles south of the Greenville Wye (junction of Highways 70 and 89.)
The Feather River Canyon route was closed off and on in various locations all weekend during heavy rain storms.
Motorists are advised to watch for large rocks in the roadway and call 1-800-427-ROAD or check the Caltrans Highway Information Network before traveling.
Jail commander Chad Hermann said finding qualified and capable female corrections officers “is like finding a needle in a haystack.”
With that thought in mind, Hermann and Plumas County Sheriff Greg Hagwood were excited to introduce new officers Hannah Blevins and Christina Ross last week.
Longtime Plumas County resident and artist Sally Yost has been selected to spend two weeks living and painting at Black Mountain Lookout, a Forest Service facility in the Plumas National Forest.
According to Yost, she has dreamed about living in a high mountain lookout since her high school days, hence her exclamation when her selection was announced, “This is an artist’s dream come true!”
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