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   These are the stories we are working on for this week's newspaper:
  • Crash landing: Two Plumas County men are lucky to be alive after the small plane they were riding in crashed in the forest near Antelope Lake.
  • Happy and mad: Two senior residents offer opposite reviews after taking part in the Defensible Space Assistance Program offered by the Plumas County Fire Safe Council.
  • Water restrictions: Quincy CSD customers are now obligated to restrict their outside water usage.

Free Entrance to Lassen Volcanic National Park August 14 and 15

 

Feather Publishing
August 10, 2010

Lassen Volcanic National Park will waive entrance fees on August 14 and 15 along with other national parks throughout the country. “We hope many local community members will have a chance to visit their nearby national park during this time,” stated Superintendent Darlene M. Koontz. The Park Service wants people to see that national parks are places for everyone to have fun, reconnect with nature and history, and build a sense of ownership and stewardship for these areas and the environment. This weekend will be in addition to the fee-free days scheduled for National Public Lands Day, September 26, and Veterans Day, November 11.

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Firefighters gaining the upper hand on the Bar Fire

Feather Publishing
8/6/2010
7:30 a.m. Update
 
Over half of the firefighting personnel have been released from the Bar Fire.  Mop up and re-hab of fire lines will continue today.  The fire is 60% contained with full containment expected by the end of the day today.  Smoldering and creeping fire behavior on the interior of the burn will continue through the day.
 

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Nursing program at Feather River College

Feather Publishing
8/6/2010

Have you always wanted to be a nurse, but didn't think there was a program in your community? Feather River College offers a two-year vocational nursing program with the next program beginning August 2011. Interested students should start their prerequisites now to be ready for the next class.

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Forest monitoring tour next week

Feather Publishing
8/6/2010


The public is invited to tour the Genesee Fuel Reduction and Black Oak Enhancement Project next week, Tuesday, Aug. 10.

Participants will review what has been done and how the fuel reduction ties in to treatments on adjacent private lands.

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Public forum on Measure B held in Quincy

Linda Satchwell
Staff Writer
8/4/2010

The Measure B forum held by the League of Women Voters July 29, at the Veterans Hall in Quincy was notable for a couple of things: its civility considering the contentious nature of the debate on this measure, and its lack - for the most part - of new questions or ideas.

Measure B proposes to cap the hospital tax at $50/$100,000 assessed value.

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