Supervisors lobby for tax measures
Plumas County voters will decide whether they want to pay more sales tax and charge tourists a higher bed tax to bring additional revenue to the county’s general fund when they cast their ballots in the Nov. 6 election.
The Board of Supervisors put both Measure C and Measure D on the ballot in an effort to raise more revenue for the county. Both are short-term taxes, due to go into effect Jan. 1, 2013, and be automatically repealed Jan. 1, 2017.
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Greenville celebrates homecoming
County seeks to be exempt from fire fee
Plumas County property owners should be on the lookout for their $150 fire bills.
While efforts are under way to overturn the fee, bill recipients should pay the tab now and hope for recompense later.
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Shotguns stolen during break-in at gun club
Special to Feather Publishing
The Plumas County Sheriff is asking anyone with information about a recent break-in and theft at the Quincy Sport Shooting Association to call 283-6363.
According to information provided by Investigations Sergeant Steve Peay and the gun club, someone stole four guns in the late evening of Oct. 19, or early on Oct. 20.
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Strike averted at Collins Pine Mill
“We are now back to just another day at work with no further action necessary at this time,” Local 3074 representative Mike Wood said Oct. 23.
The scenario could have been very different had the union members not voted to accept the Collins Pine Company’s last and final proposal presented to them Oct. 22.
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