75 YEARS AGO.......1936
Advertisement: Greenville Theater presents the movie "Annie Oakley" starring Barbara Stanwyck and the Gilda Theater in Portola presents "Curly" starring Shirley Temple.
Announcement: The baby stork visited two homes this week, leaving quadruplets in each case. The Frank McCollum family claims their new Persian kittens are cuter than the Harry Harding family kittens.
50 YEARS AGO.......1961
A low bid of $536,702 for a 6.3 mile highway construction project in Chester on State Highway Route 89 between Canyon Dam and north Lake Almanor was awarded to a Marysville firm this week.
25 YEARS AGO.........1986
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors gave their approval to clear the county's portion of Bucks Lake Road, a partially paved stretch of mountain road which links Plumas and Butte Counties. They are requesting that Butte County do the same with their portion of the road. This would provide an alternate route following the closure of Highway 70 through the Feather River Canyon from the floods and slides of February.
10 YEARS AGO.........2001
Plumas County Administrative Officer Jim Stretch, often referred to as the sixth board member of the Plumas County Board of Supervisors, has resigned effective May 1. He has been in that county position for nine years April 6.