Woman found dead in Feather River
On Friday, April 27, two men preparing for an afternoon of kayaking saw an “unconscious woman” floating face-down in the Feather River at Rich Bar.
“We weren’t sure if the person was alive,” said Quincy resident Kurt Sable. “Conner (Herdt) yelled at the person and was prepared to throw a rope.”
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Separation agreement finalized; Harris to get year’s severance pay
The Plumas Unified School District board has reached a separation agreement with Superintendent Glenn Harris that will pay him $10,775 a month for 12 months. He will also receive $950 a month for health care.
The agreement became final at midnight Thursday night, April 26, following elapse of a seven-day grace period. The board released the agreement Friday morning, April 27.
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Self resigns as Seneca District Hospital CEO
M. Kate West
Doug Self, chief executive officer for Seneca Healthcare District (SHD), submitted his resignation to the board of directors Friday, April 20.
He has accepted the position of chief operating officer for the Carson-Tahoe Health System (CTHS), which is based in Carson City.
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District cabinet to take over school operations
After more than three hours in closed session Wednesday night, April 25, chairman Chris Russell reported that the school board had voted unanimously to delegate day-to-day school district operations to the administrative cabinet once a separation agreement with Superintendent Glenn Harris is finalized and until the position is filled.
Asked if that meant the separation agreement with Harris was not a done deal, Russell said the agreement had not been finalized. The cabinet will report directly to Russell.
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County Public Health Director Hall withdraws her resignation
Plumas County Public Health Agency Director Mimi Hall formally withdrew her resignation Wednesday, April 18.
A month after reading an emotional resignation letter during a Board of Supervisors meeting, Hall sent a letter to the supervisors saying she wanted to come back, if they would have her.
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Harris to leave school district - Attorneys hashing out agreement
The Plumas Unified School District superintendent and school board members were available to talk the morning after they agreed to part ways, but they weren’t saying much.
“We have a duty to confidentiality that we take very seriously,” said school board trustee Bret Cook, adding that he and the other board members would be able to share more after the “agreement becomes public.”
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