Group studies latest thermal curtain report
M. Kate West
“The 2009 Level 3 Report from the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) lists all the alternatives they are actively pursuing. Except for the baseline, all the alternatives include a thermal curtain,” said Save Lake Almanor chairwoman Wendi Durkin. “The alternatives are everything Save Lake Almanor is against. We do not want the thermal curtain or water removed from Lake Almanor.”
Included among the many reasons the group doesn’t want the alternatives to go forward are the strong potential of damage to the lake and its fisheries.
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PDH to roll out new statement in February
Last November, following a special audit of Plumas District Hospital’s patient financial systems, Chief Executive Officer Doug Lafferty essentially promised a new billing format by Feb. 1, 2012.
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Furry critter may rise to spotted owl status
Indian Valley Editor
The status of the American pika, a furry little critter that resembles a rodent, might soon be on par with that of the iconic spotted owl.
Loggers, hunters, miners, cattlemen and other forest users could be among those affected if this happens.
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Forest Service stands its ground in dispute with Greenville logger
Randy Pew said he needs a check from the U.S. Forest Service soon or his logging business will perish.
He said he lost hundreds of thousands of dollars in a Forest Service fire sale salvage operation.
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First school closure committee to meet in Greenville
The first meeting of the Indian Valley School Closure and Consolidation Committee, or 7-11 Committee, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 4:30 p.m. in the Greenville High School library.
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Sheehan reflects on Plumas Corporation career
John Sheehan leaned back in his swivel chair and glanced at reminders of his 20 years as Plumas Corporation executive director.
The photos, awards and mementos stand out in a room littered with boxes.
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