County must act quickly to retain its bus service
Hundreds ride Plumas Transit buses daily and county officials are working to ensure that the service continues.
When Caltrans reviewed Plumas County’s contract with Plumas Rural Services to provide bus service, it found some issues. And now the county must act quickly to retain its state funding for the service.
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Seneca Skilled Nursing Facility faces possible closure
The last few years have been a time of major ups and downs for Seneca Healthcare District, and that is not expected to change anytime soon.
Possibly the most influential struggle is the implementation of Assembly Bill 97, and how it could affect Seneca’s skilled nursing facility (SNF).
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Directors discuss new sewer system, biomass plant
A new sewer system for Greenville and a small state-of-the-art cogeneration plant were just two items discussed by Indian Valley Community Services District directors Wednesday, Feb. 13.
Director Brad Smith, who is on the ad hoc committee for the cogen plant, said it is time to look for investors.
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Rescued horse gets checked by the vet
Lindsey and Megan Jensen
Dr. Morgan, left, stands next to rescue horse Starlet as he talks to members of the American Valley 4-H horse group during a recent visit to the Large Animal Vet Services facility in Chilcoot. The 4-H members took Starlet to Morgan for her first vet check. Photo by Jan Jensen
Starlet, the American Valley 4-H horse project rescue horse, went for her first vet check since being adopted by the group. She went to see Dr. Morgan at Large Animal Vet Services at their facility in Chilcoot. She was a little nervous at first, but calmed down quickly with her human family all around her.
Morgan did a basic exam on Starlet, including vital signs, teeth, coat, feet and conformation. She didn’t like the mouth and teeth exam, making faces after he was done.
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Kathy Felker appointed to EQSD board
The full East Quincy Services District board of directors stands in the district office located at 179 Rogers Ave. on Feb. 13. From left: Mike Green, newly appointed director Kathy Felker, chairman Ernie Eaton, Howard Hughes and vice chairman Greg Margason. Photo by Laura Beaton
The East Quincy Services District appointed a new board member last week.
Constituent Kathy Felker was one of two applicants and was chosen by a 3-1 vote to serve out Bill Peay’s term after he resigned due to health issues in December 2012.
Felker said, “I would like to thank the East Quincy Services District board of directors for appointing me to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Bill Peay.
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