75 YEARS AGO..........1936
The combined bands of Plumas County's high schools including Greenville, Portola and Quincy will appear and perform at Quincy High School at the annual Plumas County Music Festival Sunday afternoon. Admission is free.
50 YEARS AGO..........1961
Dr. Henry Spencer of Chester, Dr. Don Bleiberg and Robert McArthur, both of Quincy were elected to the governing board of the Plumas Unified School District.
25 YEARS AGO.......1986
An estimated 300 loggers and supporters of the multiple use forest plan along with 185 trucks and heavy equipment paraded through Quincy and East Quincy yesterday afternoon. The parade was in conjunction with hearings to gather public input on the Plumas National Forest plan to be held this week.
10 YEARS AGO......2001
Robert Conen, Plumas County's personnel director has been appointed interim Plumas County administrative officer, replacing Jim Stretch, who resigned.
The population of Plumas County increased from 19,739 in 1990 to 20,824 in 2000 according to the 2000 census. An increase of 1,085.