Feather River College seeking cash flow help
Feather River College's Sept. 16 board meeting continued to focus on cash flow problems caused by the state of California's failure to pass a budget.
Chief Financial Officer Jim Scoubes asked the board to authorize him to secure a loan from Umpqua Bank. That request followed on the board's loan request to Plumas County for nearly $5 million as an advance on the college's tax revenue.
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State inspects Greenville sewer
Indian Valley Editor
State water quality control agents Tuesday, Sept. 21, toured the Greenville sewer ponds, where a passerby detected a leak into Wolf Creek in July.
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Rate increase on the horizon for IMD customers
A year after they put a decision about a rate increase for waste services in Eastern Plumas on hold - pending a management audit of Intermountain Disposal - the supervisors purposefully ignored the very report they said they needed to make the decision.
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Musician draws inspiration from Plumas County landscape
Linda SatchwellStaff Writer9/22/2010
Bennett Jackson is a consummate musician. He's a technically proficient songwriter and guitarist, a thoughtful lyricist, and he's educated in the country music canon.
In addition, he's intelligent and articulate in his understanding of country music and its importance in the American musical landscape.
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Audit says waste companies are clean
"Our operational review did not identify any major issues or concerns related to the efficiency or effectiveness of either company's franchised operations. Our review leads us to conclude that the county is being well served by both of its franchise haulers."
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