Supervisors must redraw district boundaries
It is time to adjust the district boundaries of the five county supervisors.
At the April 12 Board of Supervisors meeting, Plumas County GIS Planner Becky Osborn outlined the redistricting process that must be completed by Sept. 30.
Redistricting is done every 10 years, one year after the federal census.
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All-County Jazz Night April 27
Plumas Arts is proud to host Plumas County’s high school jazz bands at an All-County Jazz Night concert at the Town Hall Theatre Wednesday, April 27. The show begins at 7 p.m. and the public is cordially invited to be inspired and impressed by this showcase of young musicians. Admission donations at the door will be used to support school music programs.
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Rash of vehicle break-ins
Vehicles parked in East Quincy were targeted by thieves last weekend.
The Plumas County Sheriff’s Office received at least 11 reports related to items stolen between Friday morning and Sunday afternoon.
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Quincy residents rally against sexual violence
Two dozen people rally in front of the county courthouse in Quincy today in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The Standing in Solidarity to Stop Sexual Violence rally includs men, women and children. Passing motorists enthusiastically honk their support.
Photo by Delaine Fragnoli
Crash blocks traffic on Highway 70
11:00 a.m. Update
It appears the traffic has been cleared. Cal Trans still reports areas of one-way controlled traffic in the Feather River Canyon starting two miles west of Jarbo Gap extending to Pulga.
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County budget faces tough cuts
“The low-hanging fruit is gone.”
That was the summary Plumas County Budget Officer Jack Ingstad delivered April 12 in a briefing to the Board of Supervisors.
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