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   These are the stories we are working on for this week's newspaper:
  • Deputy shooting fallout: The children of a Portola man who was shot and killed at Eastern Plumas Health Care last year are seeking millions of dollars in damages.
  • The trout must go: The state is planning to pull all of the brook trout out of a Plumas County lake in order to protect the yellow-legged frog.
  • Inspections delayed: Cal Fire was scheduled to begin property inspections this week, but decided to wait until the public could better understand what the inspectors are doing.

-Headline News

School Superintendent proposes innovative academy

“If we don’t get a handle on facilities—you’ll have a school district in financial disaster.”

- Glenn Harris

 

Linda Satchwell
Staff Writer
6/2/2010


    In a community meeting held at Portola High School library May 26, Plumas Unified School District Superintendent Glenn Harris presented his proposal for a small, innovative academy type program within the high school. The program promises to give underserved students an array of choices currently unavailable.

Read more: School Superintendent proposes innovative academy

 

The show will go on for retired drama teacher

Linda Satchwell
Staff Writer
6/2/2010


    Terry Gallagher has been a fixture in Plumas County theater for 35 years. In a community where the arts maintain the heartbeat of the place, that’s saying a great deal.

Read more: The show will go on for retired drama teacher

 

Weather Service warns of unusually swift and cold rivers

Feather Publishing
5/28/2010.
 
.. AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS RUNNING FAST AND COLD...

 AS THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND APPROACHES... WE WOULD LIKE TO ONCE AGAIN REMIND PEOPLE ABOUT THE HIDDEN DANGERS OF THE SPRING SNOW MELT SEASON. TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND WILL WARM INTO THE LOWER TO MID 80S IN THE VALLEY... WHICH IS NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR BUT WARMER THAN MOST WEEKENDS SO FAR THIS YEAR.

Read more: Weather Service warns of unusually swift and cold rivers

 

Memorial Day ceremonies around Plumas

Feather Publishing
5/26/2010

Quincy

    The fifth annual Plumas County Veteran’s Memorial Day Ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 31, at the veterans’ memorial in Dame Shirley Plaza in Quincy.

    The service includes a veterans’ parade, refreshments, patriotic music, a flag ceremony, a keynote address and special speakers.

Read more: Memorial Day ceremonies around Plumas

 

Annual Plumas County Picnic

Feather Publishing
5/28/2010

 A Plumas County tradition for many years the Plumas County Picnic makes its annual appearance June 5. This old-fashioned get together sets rural communities apart from their city cousins. The Plumas County picnic has been nothing more than a party for the residents of the county.

Read more: Annual Plumas County Picnic

 

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