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East Quincy CRV closed – for now

East Quincy CRV closed – for now

When rePlanet closed its East Quincy California Redemption site Feb. 1, it left local residents wondering how to redeem their cans and bottles. That service will be taken over by... — Updated 02/5/2016

Supervisors vote against medical marijuana moratorium

There will not be a temporary moratorium on the cultivation and delivery of medical marijuana in unincorporated areas of Plumas County. After a three-hour public hearing last week, ... — Updated 02/3/2016

Rite Aid buys Quincy Drug

The phrase "end of an era" is often overused. But in the case of Quincy Drug Store, it's accurate. When the second oldest, licensed, operating pharmacy in California closes its... — Updated 02/3/2016

American Pickers to film series in northern California

The "American Pickers" will be headed to northern California in March. And they are hoping for an opportunity to "pick" the private collections of select residents in the area.... — Updated 02/2/2016

Supervisor Simpson running for third term

Plumas County's District 4 supervisor Lori Simpson announced last week she will be seeking a third term on the board. Simpson, who represents Quincy, Meadow Valley and Bucks Lake,... — Updated 02/3/2016

Sergeants receive Life Saving Awards

Plumas County Sheriff's sergeants Todd Johns and Ian James recalled the snowy December morning when they rescued a hypothermic man near Lake Davis. "He was in bad shape," they... — Updated 02/5/2016

Chamber prepares for Groundhog Fever Festival

Will it be six more weeks of winter, or will it be an early spring? The Quincy Chamber of Commerce invites the community to join local groundhog and weather forecaster Chuck Wood... — Updated 02/3/2016

FRC brings back Simi as head football coach

Feather River College announced last week that it hired Tom Simi as interim head football coach for the 2016 season. Simi, who resigned as assistant head coach of NCAA Division I... — Updated 02/3/2016

Golf Results for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

Mt. Huff Golf Not quite a January thaw, but Wednesday, Jan. 27, was just perfect for the Wednesday Morning Scramble. We hosted a great turn-out! In first place at thirteen under par, aces Jeff Stevens, Ron Christensen, Dick... — Updated 02/2/2016

Quincy CA Weather

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Business Scene for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

VALENTINE’S DAY SPECIALS Be sure to check out the special Valentine’s Day pages inside this week’s newspaper. Your local merchants are offering an array of sweet deals to help you make it a lovely day for that someone... — Updated 02/2/2016

Obituaries for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

Noel Joan Cofer Noel Joan Cofer passed away peacefully at home in Sparks, Nevada, on Dec. 26, 2015, one day past her 91st birthday. She was born in South Bend, Indiana, to Hazel and Roy Carter on Christmas Day, 1924. Her father... — Updated 02/3/2016

Plumas County-wide Public Notices for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 2016-0000004 (Expires: 1/6/2021) The following person(s) is/are doing business as: GEBRAUCHSHUND LEATHER WORKS . Business Address: 39588 BLACKHAWK ROAD, QUINCY CA 95971, County of Plumas;... — Updated 02/3/2016

Chester Progressive Public Notices for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

SPECIAL VACANCY NOTICE This notice is to announce a vacancy occurred on the following board: Peninsula Fire Protection District to fill the vacancy of Mark Vatcher whose term ends on December 4, 2015. The remaining Peninsula Fire... — Updated 02/3/2016

Indian Valley Record Public Notices for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

Public Notice There will be an informational meeting on Sunday, Feb. 7th at 2:00 p.m. at Crescent Mills Fire Department, 986 Carter Street in Crescent Mills, to discuss options for consolidation with Indian Valley Fire... — Updated 02/3/2016

Portola Reporter Public Notices for the week of Feb. 3, 2016

Portola property sale West Loyalton Avenue APN: 125-196-015-000 TS No: CA08003012-15-1 TO No: 8579506 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE YOU ARE IN DEFAULT UNDER A DEED OF TRUST DATED December 23, 2009. UNLESS YOU TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT... — Updated 02/3/2016

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