Rain takes its toll in western Plumas County
The rainstorms that occurred during the last week of November into the first week of December have definitely been the talk of the town.
While Dale Knutsen supplied us with rainfall totals in his first monthly column of the precipitation season, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. spokesperson Paul Moreno has also offered regional outage updates that run from the Lake Almanor Basin to Spanish Creek.
“We had several separate outages over the weekend due to stormy weather. The most significant for the greater Lake Almanor Basin occurred at midnight Thursday, Nov. 29,” Moreno said.
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Man seriously injured in Highway 89 crash
A Battle Mountain, Nev., man was seriously injured after he lost control of his Ford F-250 truck and crashed on Highway 89 near Dixie Canyon Rd. on Friday night.
Samual Brown, 21, suffered upper-body injuries, including head and arm fractures, after his truck struck a guard rail and veered into a rock embankment about 8:30 p.m.
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Bob Dylan concert rocks Town Hall Theater
Local musicians and singers prepare for an encore at the benefit concert for Plumas Arts and KQNY community radio Nov. 29 at the Town Hall Theater in Quincy. The tribute to Bob Dylan was produced by Tommy Miles and played for two nights to hundreds of enthusiastic listeners. Some of the performers, from left: Chris Gomez, Mark Serumgard (on drums), Gordon Wilson, Penny Berry, Michelle Fulton, Erin Roth, Lance Barker (back), Miles, Johnny Walker and Barney Harchiss. Photo by Laura Beaton
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Vehicle accident on Highway 70 west of Lee Summit
Greenhorn Fire, CHP, and Plumas District Hospital Ambulance and Long Valley Fire are responding to a vehicle roll over accident west of Lee Summit on Highway 70. It was reported that the driver was out of the vehicle but injured.
Taylorsville woman injured as car plunges into Indian Creek
A helicopter was landed at the Greenville Wye to take Crystal Singletary to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno. Photo submitted by Sharon Walker
A Taylorsville woman was life-flighted to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno on Wednesday after she was injured in a single-vehicle accident on Highway 89 near Soda Rock.
According to the California Highway Patrol, Crystal Singletary, 19, suffered head, neck and chest injuries after her car plunged into Indian Creek.
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