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   These are a few of the stories you will find in this week's printed newspaper:

  • New state: Proponents of the state of Jefferson pushed the Plumas County Board of Supervisors to sign a declaration of support Jan. 20, but they didn’t get it.
  • Nursing home to close: Healthcare leaders learned that the skilled nursing hospital in Quincy is slated for closure, which would result in the relocation of more than three dozen patients and the loss of 60 jobs.
  • Program sacked: Judge Ira Kaufman is no longer sentencing people to drug court. He said he was ending the program because clients weren’t being served.

Supervisors approve Belden festivals despite resident complaints

Dan McDonald
Staff Writer
dmcdonald@plumasnews.com

 

The county approved permits for two more summer festivals at Belden Town Resort last week, but not before a Belden resident complained to the Board of Supervisors, alleging years of illegal activity at the festivals.

“They don’t follow the rules and you (supervisors) keep giving them permits,” said Darrel Smith during the board’s May 8 meeting. “You are just asking for trouble down there.”

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School board votes to keep GHS open; other schools to close

Jason Theobald
Staff Writer
5/10/2012

In a unanimous vote May 9, the Plumas Unified School District (PUSD) board of trustees voted to keep Greenville High School (GHS) open, with current staff levels. The decision was later clarified as the discussion of whether or not to integrate with Plumas Charter School was addressed.

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Almanor West passes tax measure

Feather Publishing
5/9/2012

Voters in the West Almanor Community Services District overwhelmingly passed a tax assessment in a special election May 8.

Out of a total of 210 ballots cast, 173 (82.38 percent) voted in favor of the measure, and 37 (17.62 percent) voted against it.

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Plumas-Eureka State Park opens for the season

Feather Publishing
5/9/2012

Saturday, May 19, marks the long-awaited reopening of Plumas-Eureka State Park in Johnsville. After a year of closure, and the threat of permanent shuttering, park staff and volunteers are eager to once again serve the visiting public at northeastern California’s only state park.

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Portola teen rises to new heights in ‘Hairspray’

Debra Moore
Staff Writer
5/9/2012

 

When 18-year-old Jennifer Wright steps on stage, her biggest fan will be in the audience.

“My mom is always saying, ‘You’re going to do this. You’re going to do well,’” Wright said.

“This” is the lead role in “Hairspray,” the Feather River College production that runs May 9 – 13 at the Town Hall Theatre in Quincy.

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