Quincy, Portola and Taylorsville Elem. schools open, others closed
1/22/2010 - 6:00 a.m.
Quincy, Portola and Taylorsville Elementary schools are open this morning, however Chester and Greenville schools will remain closed for Friday due to power outages. The schools that are open are running on their normal schedule.
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Storms cause widespread power outages
Feather Publishing1/21/20102:00 p.m.
Power outages are reported throughout Plumas and Lassen Counties. Power has been restored in Susanville but is reported to be out in Quincy, Chester, Indian Valley, and the east and west shores of Lake Almanor.
3:20 update: The power has been restored in Quincy.
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...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST FRIDAY...
A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST FRIDAY FOR
SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
* TIMING: SNOW WILL INCREASE AGAIN LATER THIS MORNING AND BECOME
HEAVY AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS
WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT BEFORE SNOW DECREASES FRIDAY MORNING.
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State attorney general, environmental group appeal Framework decision
Both the state attorney general’s office and Sierra Forest Legacy have filed notices with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals of their intent to appeal a November ruling that determined what management rules should be in play on national forests in the Sierra Nevada.
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Will Dyer resort ‘save’ Westwood? Business owners react to news of new owners
Susan Cort Johnson
The announcement that Dyer Management signed an agreement with Lassen County in December 2009, assuming all rights and responsibilities for the construction of the four-season resort southwest of Westwood, brought a variety of reactions from local business owners.
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Schools open Thursday, except Chester and Indian Valley area
Feather PublishingJanuary 21, 2010
All schools in the Chester and Indian Valley areas will be closed this morning, however all other schools in Plumas County are open and on time. This can change at any moment due to power outages and everyone is advised to check back to this site for further updates.
The power has been out in Chester since Wednesday evening. The PG&E website is showing power outages are affecting parts of Chester, Lake Almanor, and portions of Greenville, Crescent Mills, Taylorsville, and parts of the Feather River Canyon at this time. Feather Publishing has confirmed the power outages in Taylorsville and Susanville as of 6:20 a.m. Power is also out in Susanville as of 10:00 a.m.
Chester is reporting 18" of new snow overnight, with 12" in Graeagle and just a couple of inches in Quincy. Send us your snow reports and photos.
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