Remember When for the week of 8/24/2011

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

75 YEARS AGO.......1936

200 acres of timber was destroyed in Genesee Friday, also leveling a barn and a chicken house on the V. Marley Ranch. The fire is believed to be caused by spontaneous combustion. The fire caused a timber loss of $2,500.


50 YEARS AGO.......1961

Delegations from both the Plumas County Historical Society and the Butte County Historical Society, totaling some 175 people, met Sunday at Rich Bar in the Feather River Canyon at the monument dedicated to Dame Shirley for a joint meeting.

Plumas County's tax rate was set for $.01507 per $100.00 assessed valuation at this weeks Plumas County Board of Supervisors meeting.


25 YEARS AGO.......1986

Indian Valley Hospital has signed a contract with Dr. Martin MacNeill who will be opening a medical practice in Greenville.


10 YEARS AGO......2010

Kathy Williams, the Plumas County assistant Clerk-Recorder will run for Plumas County Clerk-Recorder in the March primary election, the position currently held by Judith Wells, who will not be seeking another term.

Plumas County Deputy District Attorney Jeff Cunan plans to run for Plumas County District Attorney, the position currently held by James Reichle.


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