Weather advisory in effect for western Plumas County
Winter weather advisory remains in effect until 10 am pst monday above 5000 feet, A winter weather advisory above 5000 feet remains in effect until 10 am pst Monday. Snow accumulations: 3 to 6 inches of new snow accumulation are expected above 5000 feet, with up to a foot above 7000 feet by Monday morning.
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Downtown Quincy set to sparkle Friday
Friday is one of the most anticipated evenings of the year — Quincy Main Street Sparkle.
Come celebrate the magic of the holiday season 5 – 8 p.m. in downtown Quincy.
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Local businesses offer salute to jazz icon Dec. 4
M. Kate West
What do you get when you mix a jazz aficionado with a tidbit of local history? You have the perfect opportunity to party with a purpose.
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Off Highway vehicle access advocates grill Forest Service on OHV plan
The Plumas National Forest addressed questions from the Sierra Access Coalition about its travel management plan at a recent open house.
It would be an understatement to say the majority of people attending the meeting, most of whom appeared to be SAC members or sympathizers, were not pleased with the Forest Service’s final draft of the PNF travel management plan.
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Veterans Service Office still in a state of flux
Plumas County Administrative Officer Jack Ingstad recently announced Veterans Service Officer Sheryl Austin would stay with the county until Wednesday, Dec. 15.
He also reported the county was speaking with a former employee about taking over the VSO position on an interim basis until a permanent hire could be made.
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Portola tree lighting this Friday
The Portola Season of Lights and tree lighting will be this Friday, Dec. 3 (not Dec. 11, as was reported last week), with festivities beginning at 5:30 p.m.
We apologize for the confusion in the dates, but the fun events remain correct. Santa will arrive in his sleigh at 5:30 p.m., during the sparkling light parade down Commercial Street, which has become bigger and better. After that, Santa will preside at the lighting of the town Christmas tree.
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