Reno man drowns at Frenchman Lake
Joshua SeboldStaff Writer7/21/2010
Richard David Yee, a 26-year-old Reno resident, drowned Monday, July 19, in Frenchman Lake in Plumas County.
Yee was attempting to swim across a section of the lake with some friends in the late afternoon near the Crystal Point recreation area.
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Almanor Art Show re-invests in local culture
Confused about which arts and crafts show this to attend this summer? Make sure you attend the 41st Almanor Art Show Aug. 7-8 on the Collins Pine lawn on Highway 36, in Chester.
The fine arts and crafts show features the work of professional artists from Northern California, Oregon and Nevada, with dozens of booths brimming with original, artful, interesting and sometimes unusual merchandise will. Admission to the show is free and hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday and 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sunday.
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Dry thunderstorms forecast for this weekend
LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL BRING INCREASING THUNDERSTORM CHANCES THROUGH MONDAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL BE DRY.
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Plumas Board of Supervisors violate Brown Act
Joshua Sebold Staff Writer 7/21/2010
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors violated the Brown Act Tuesday, July 13, by holding what amounted to an unscheduled meeting on a topic that would look relatively significant if placed on an agenda.
The Brown Act is a set of California laws meant to ensure that government decision-making is transparent.
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Sip for schools: wine tasting with a master
Residents and visitors are invited to sip wines Saturday, July 24, and help Greenville schools at the same time.
Carrie Boyle, a certified wine judge, will be the guest Sommelier at Anna's Caf in Greenville.
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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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