Remember When for the week of 11/15/2013

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

75 YEARS AGO......1938

The United States Forest Service bridge across the Middle Fork of the Feather River at Layman Bar, swept away in last years floods, has been replaced by a 60 foot steel span bridge, well above the high water mark.

50 YEARS AGO......1963

Singers and musicians Tony and Sally Gifford of Greenville will appear on the Bill Rase TV Show on Channel 3-Sacramento Saturday afternoon. They are the children of Mr. and Mrs, Burton Gifford of Greenville and Sally is a 1962 graduate of Greenville High School.

25 YEARS AGO......1988

Plumas County voting results from the election held last week: Roger Settlemire won the year-long race for Plumas County Superior Court Judge, taking 66.3 per cent of the vote in the run-off with Quincy attorney David Adrian who finished with 33.7 per cent of the vote. Plumas County Board of Supervisor challenger Joyce Scroggs unseated one-term incumbent Jim Gossett. Jim Smith won the Plumas County Board of Supervisors seat against Fran Roudebush by eight votes.

10 YEARS AGO......2003

In an attempt to maintain good credit and maintain uninterrupted service, the Plumas County Board of Supervisors has loaned Seneca Health Care District in Chester $250,000. The loan is expected to be paid back within 90 days. The Board also granted a $240,000 loan to Indian Valley Hospital District last month.


Note: items included in the weekly Remember When column are taken from our bound newspaper archives and represent writing styles of that particular period. The spelling and grammar are not edited, so the copy is presented as it actually appeared in the original newspaper.

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