Tempest brewing over school district employees truck
Many residents of and visitors to Quincy have seen it. It’s hard to miss when it’s parked on the street. “It” is an old Ford pickup with numerous racist images and slogans. Sometimes it flies a Confederate flag. The slogans range from the merely crude — “Liberals suck and blow at the same time” — to the disturbing.
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First officer sworn in at new courthouse
Amanda Barnes-Turner was sworn in Nov. 12, as the newest member of Plumas County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Unit at the new Plumas-Sierra Courthouse in Portola. It is the first swearing-in at the new building since it opened a year ago.
In a short ceremony with Sheriff Greg Hagwood presiding, Election Coordinator and Deputy Clerk-Recorder Marcy DeMartile swore the new reserve officer in.
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Performance promotes diversity, honors Gonsalves
Feather River College students will perform “Kaleidoscope: Music Is Our Inspiration,” a collection of impromptu skits with the same central diversity theme, at the Town Hall Theater Dec. 7 – 8 from 7 – 8:30 p.m.
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New National Geographic series filmed locally
Indian Valley Editor
From the producers of “Deadliest Catch,” “Axe Men” and “Ice Road Truckers” comes another action-packed series, “Wild Justice.”
The premier episode, “Thrill Killers,” airs on the National Geographic Channel Sunday, Nov. 28, at 9 p.m., followed by a second episode, “Marijuana Mountains,” at 10 p.m.
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Winter Storm Warning still in effect; Cold weather to follow
Updated 11/23/2010 11:00 A.M.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1010 AM PST TUE NOV 23 2010
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Earthquake hits Plumas County
An earthquake has rattled a remote area of Plumas County according to the Associated Press, but authorities say there are no reports of damage.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a quake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 hit around 12:09 p.m. Sunday about two miles southwest of the community of Cromberg, or about 40 miles south of Susanville.
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