Taylorsville woman injured as car plunges into Indian Creek
A helicopter was landed at the Greenville Wye to take Crystal Singletary to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno. Photo submitted by Sharon Walker
A Taylorsville woman was life-flighted to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno on Wednesday after she was injured in a single-vehicle accident on Highway 89 near Soda Rock.
According to the California Highway Patrol, Crystal Singletary, 19, suffered head, neck and chest injuries after her car plunged into Indian Creek.
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QCSD will add Chlorine to water system after Coliform detected
Quincy residents might notice a different taste and smell from their tap water for the next few days.
The Quincy Community Services District reported that it would be adding Chlorine to its water system Thursday.
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Local caller, musicians offer contra dancing in Quincy and Reno
This Friday, Dec. 7, at the Sparkle night in downtown Quincy, local contra dancers will provide an opportunity for community dancing.
“Such a crowd will be there!” said Leslie Mink, organizer and caller. “It should be fun! We’ll do one, maybe two easy circle dances. Come join us in front of the courthouse at 6 p.m.”
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County weathers major storm
Flood waters force the closure of the west end of Chandler Road in Quincy on Sunday.
Photo by Kevin Mallory
High winds and strong rain battered Plumas County last weekend, closing several local roads as well as Highway 70 in the Feather River Canyon, and cutting power to more than a thousand.
“All local emergency responders did a great job,” said Jerry Sipe, the county’s director of emergency services. Sipe opened the emergency operations center at 9 a.m. Sunday to help coordinate resources, but was able to close it by 3 p.m.
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Ski hill sliding into place
It’s a slippery slope, but because of the efforts from many community members and businesses, there is an end in sight for the Johnsville Historic Ski Bowl project.
The Johnsville Ski Bowl has been a historical landmark for the county since the 1860s.
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