State approves funding for new Quincy courthouse
Plans for a new courthouse in Quincy for the Superior Court of Plumas County has received formal approval to begin, with funding authorization April 12 by the State Public Works Board. This approval marks the official start of the courthouse construction project, which will be managed by the state Administrative Office of the Courts.
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Spring Wellness Faire starts tomorrow in Chester
M. Kate West
Offering a change of season lift, the Good Vibrations gang and friends will host a Spring Wellness Faire April 15 – 17.
More familiarly known as the Winter Wellness Festival, guests can expect the same quality and enlightening experiences they have enjoyed for the past four years.
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Supervisors hear update on census
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors received a report from Tribal Partnership Specialist Pam Ames, a census worker, at its Tuesday, April 6, meeting.
Supervisor and Chairwoman Sherrie Thrall said it was her impression the board wanted the item on the agenda to stress “the absolute importance” of filling out census forms.
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Highway 36 blocked near Lassen Park
Feather PublishingApril, 20 20109:00 a.m. Roadway is closed eastbound at Mineral and westbound at Childs Meadows due to Jack-knifed big rig on Morgan Summit. Highway Advisory Radio activated.
Estimated Time to Open approx 3 hours
Election forums schedule over the next month
The League of Women Voters of Plumas County will hold a series of election forums over the next month:
Monday, April 19, Greenville Town Hall
Thursday, April 22, Graeagle Fire Hall
Monday, April 26, Quincy Library
Thursday, April 29, Portola Memorial Hall
Thursday, May 6, Chester Memorial Hall
All forums begin at 7 p.m.
Countywide races include sheriff Greg Hagwood facing challenger Bob Shipp. County assessor Chuck Leonhardt is in a race with real estate broker Mike Gardner. The candidates for District 5 county supervisor are J.P. Kennedy, Richard Lundy and Ralph Wittick.
Read more: Election forums schedule over the next month