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

  • New state: Proponents of the state of Jefferson pushed the Plumas County Board of Supervisors to sign a declaration of support Jan. 20, but they didn’t get it.
  • Nursing home to close: Healthcare leaders learned that the skilled nursing hospital in Quincy is slated for closure, which would result in the relocation of more than three dozen patients and the loss of 60 jobs.
  • Program sacked: Judge Ira Kaufman is no longer sentencing people to drug court. He said he was ending the program because clients weren’t being served.

Deputy involved in shooting identified

Dan McDonald
Staff Writer
7/12/2012

The Plumas County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the deputy who fatally shot an armed man at the Evergreen Trailer and RV Park near Quincy on June 19.

Deputy Tom Froggatt fired the shots that killed Dennis Jason William Majewski, according to the Plumas County sheriff and district attorney.

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Moonlight settlement announcement delayed

Dan McDonald
Staff Writer
7/13/2012

According to Sierra Pacific Industries spokesman Mark Pawlicki, a formal announcement about SPI’s settlement with the federal government over the Moonlight Fire won’t happen until next week.

“The lawyers are still quibbling over the details,” Pawlicki said Friday. “There won’t be an announcement until they agree on all the terms.”

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Forest Service responding to a wildland fire outside of Quincy

Feather Publishing
7/14/2012

8:15 Update

Two Forest Service engine crews are on the fire, named the Spanish Incident, and appear to be knocking it down quickly.

The first unit arrived on the fire shortly before 8:00 a.m. and reported the fire to be approximately an acre and a half in size with low spread potential.

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Freedom Riders

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Meadow Valley’s Fourth of July parade features patriotic horsewomen Liz Durham (left) riding Friday, Melissa Hood on Chandler and Judy Moore on Grey Lad.
Photo by Laura Beaton
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