The Keddie Ridge Hazardous Fuels Reduction plan is almost on the table
Alicia KnadlerIndian Valley Editor6/30/2010
Breathing easier may be just a few more months away for residents who have lived in fear of wildfires since the Moonlight Fire in 2007 caused so many of them to evacuate their homes, and even the state during the weeks of smoke- and ash-filled skies that seemed to spread from Southern California all the way to the Oregon border.
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West named parade grand marshal of Mohawk Valley Independence Day Parade
After years of asking, Don Clark of the Mohawk Valley Independence Day committee was very pleased to announce that Harvey West, Graeagle founder, will be this year’s parade grand marshal.
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Adamson 2010 Parade Grand Marshal!
M. Kate West
Decades of Lake Almanor Basin youth, parents, sports fans and friends will not only celebrate Independence Day but the selection of past Chester High School principal Darold Adamson as grand marshal of the 90th annual Chester Fourth of July Parade.
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Wildfire threatens Belden
Smoke spiraling up from the south bank of the Feather River marks a fire just east of Belden. The blaze was noted about 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 29, and Forest Service fire crews quickly responded. By 3 p.m. most of the flames were knocked down and crews were mopping up. Cause of the fire is suspected to be an unattended brush-burn that was fanned by heavy winds. A couple of outbuildings were destroyed along with some acreage. Photo By Will Farris
Discount tickets available for High Sierra Music Festival
With an outstanding lineup of musicians for its 20th annual event, the High Sierra Music Festival is offering significant discounts to locals who would like to enjoy the festival in Quincy July 1-4.
Residents of Plumas and Sierra counties are eligible for the reduced ticket prices, and must display identification with the proper zip code. There is a limit of one adult pass per I.D.
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Music in the air: a trio of concert series coming this summer
The summer music season is already in full swing in eastern Plumas. The Feather River Dixieland Jazz Society began its summer concert series May 25 with returning favorites Midnight Rose Jazz Band and Black Tuesday Jazz Band.
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