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   These are the stories we are working on for this week's newspaper:
  • Image makeover needed: In the soon-to-be-released grand jury report, the jurors said the county’s Alcohol and Drug and Mental Health departments are suffering from a poor public image.
  • Help at the jail: The Board of Supervisors approved the sheriff’s request to hire four corrections officers, but not before reminding him the county is facing a $3 million budget problem.
  • Water disaster?: The state has already enacted emergency conservation measures. The county is thinking about declaring a local disaster as well.

First officer sworn in at new courthouse

Diana Jorgenson
Portola Editor
11/24/2010

 

Amanda Barnes-Turner was sworn in Nov. 12, as the newest member of Plumas County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Unit at the new Plumas-Sierra Courthouse in Portola. It is the first swearing-in at the new building since it opened a year ago.

In a short ceremony with Sheriff Greg Hagwood presiding, Election Coordinator and Deputy Clerk-Recorder Marcy DeMartile swore the new reserve officer in.

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New National Geographic series filmed locally

Alicia Knadler
Indian Valley Editor
11/24/2010

From the producers of “Deadliest Catch,” “Axe Men” and  “Ice Road Truckers” comes another action-packed series, “Wild Justice.”

The premier episode, “Thrill Killers,” airs on the National Geographic Channel Sunday, Nov. 28, at 9 p.m., followed by a second episode, “Marijuana Mountains,” at 10 p.m.

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Earthquake hits Plumas County

Feather Publishing

11/21/2010

An earthquake has rattled a remote area of Plumas County according to the Associated Press, but authorities say there are no reports of damage.

The U.S. Geological Survey says a quake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 hit around 12:09 p.m. Sunday about two miles southwest of the community of Cromberg, or about 40 miles south of Susanville.

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Stuff it! Recipes for your turkey

Mona Hill
Staff Writer
11/17/2010

Whether you stuff your turkey or serve it on the side and call it dressing, several readers sent in tasty variations on traditional Thanksgiving fare.

Whatever you serve, remember to enjoy the company of family and friends at your table.

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