Local event heats up in Taylorsville
Plumas County’s very own locally grown music festival with an emphasis on solar power marks its 22nd year July 13 and 14. Everyone is invited to come to the Taylorsville Campground, set up camp early, and be part of one of the most entertaining events of the summer — the Solar Cook-Off.
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Plumas Unified School District faces $4 million deficit
In a four-hour meeting June 28, Plumas Unified School District board of directors approved the proposed budget for 2012-13.
The budget uses projected declining enrollment and revenue figures and shows a deficit spending amount of $4,149,366.99, as of June 26.
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Mohawk concludes three-day celebration
Organizers of the 40th annual Mohawk Valley Independence Day Celebration will take a much-needed break this week and then regroup next Monday.
“We’ll talk about what worked and what didn’t,” said Patty Clawson, who, along with husband Michael and longtime chairman Don Clark, co-chaired the three-day celebration.
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Cool cash, hot rods and chili featured for major event in Greenville
Indian Valley Editor
Gold Digger Days organizers have gone all out to make the 2012 event the most spectacular ever for the 50th anniversary of Gold Digger Days and the 150th for the town of Greenville.
The excitement begins Friday, July 20, with a concert by Lacy J. Dalton at 7:30 p.m. on the Main Street Stage, and activities almost every hour throughout the day and night Saturday, July 21.
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Congress extends Secure Rural Schools
Congress voted Friday, June 29, to extend the Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program. The SRS extension is part of the nation’s transportation bill.
The extension moved one step closer to reauthorization Wednesday, June 27, when House and Senate conference committee members reached a compromise on the nation’s long-stalled transportation bill, which was due to expire Saturday, June 30.
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