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   These are a few of the stories you will find in this week's printed newspaper:

  • Townhalls attract crowds: Assemblyman Brian Dahle and Sen. Ted Gaines met with constituents in Quincy and Chester during a three-meeting swing through Plumas and Lassen counties.
  • New leader: After nearly three decades, the Plumas County Mental Health Commission has a new leader. Supervisor Kevin Goss was named to replace Hank Eisenmann.
  • Home away from home: As of last week, new homes had been found for all of the patients at Quincy Nursing & Rehabilitation and most had already moved.

Greenville man found dead in local creek

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March 2, 2015
 


The body of 47-year-old Greenville resident Lonnie Bock was discovered in a Greenville-area creek Monday afternoon, March 2.

A passerby noticed Bock’s body about 2 p.m. in Wolf Creek, adjacent to Highway 89 near mile marker 21, and alerted authorities.

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Supervisors split on vehicles for Mental Health; Discuss makeup of Mental Health Commission

Debra Moore
Staff Writer
3/2/2015

When the Plumas County Mental Health Department sought to replace four vehicles, they hit a roadblock — actually two impediments: Supervisors Jeff Engel and Sherrie Thrall.

“Until I have a better understanding …” said Engel before voting “no” on the request for vehicles to replace two caged models and two for case managers. Add a comment

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School district invites public opinion on Local Control Accountability Plan

James Wilson
Staff Writer
3/1/2015

Plumas Unified School District wants the public’s help deciding what the district should focus on in its schools, and how its funds should be spent.

In the process of updating its Local Control Accountability Plan, PUSD has been and plans to continue consulting the public on how to meet its goals. Add a comment

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Federal prosecutors deny cover-up in Moonlight Fire case

Sam Stanton
sstanton@sacbee.com
The Sacramento Bee

Federal prosecutors in Sacramento have launched a blistering new attack on Sierra Pacific Industries and its lawyers, accusing the timber giant of “deception” and “scandal mongering” in its efforts to reverse a $100 million settlement it agreed to pay over the 2007 Moonlight fire, which burned huge swaths of the Plumas and Lassen national forests. Add a comment

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Plumas Collaborative recruits Portola residents for forest restoration initiative

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Nils Lunder, Plumas County Fire Safe Council coordinator, invites Portola residents to get involved with the emerging Plumas Collaborative forest restoration initiative. Photo by Ann Powers
Ann Powers
Staff Writer
2/27/2015

In the second of a series of introductory meetings countywide, Plumas Collaborative representatives met with dozens of Portola residents Feb. 18, at the city library, to ignite a collective dialog on the management of local forests.

The grassroots collaborative is a partnership between the Plumas National Forest and the Plumas County Fire Safe Council. The goal is to develop a new community-based effort rethinking how to bring the public back into the management of public lands.
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