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Feather Publishing just received word from the bus barn at the Plumas Unified School District that all schools including Quincy, Greenville, Chester and Portola will run on a one hour delay this morning.
Buses will be chained up and running at the maximum of 35 MPH allowed on the highways under chain restrictions. Snowfall is continuing at this hour and is forecast to continue the rest of the day and into the weekend.
The Board of Supervisors approved a response to the 2008–09 Grand Jury report drafted by County Counsel James Reichle at a Tuesday, Dec. 2, meeting.
The response addressed basic board functions, the county jail, the courthouse annex, the alcohol and drug department closure, and litigation involving the county.
The Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to authorize Chairwoman Sherrie Thrall to sign a letter protesting changes to the state In Home Support Services program at its Tuesday, Dec. 1, meeting.
Plumas County Commission on Aging Chairwoman Nancy Lund and several other commission members appeared before the Board of Supervisors to voice their concerns about the changes passed as part of the 2009 state budget.
After much ado, Eastern Plumas Heath Care’s board unanimously named interim head Tom Hayes as its permanent chief executive officer. The board was meticulous in canvassing hospital staff and management, before coming to its decision. Board members also placed ads in the newspaper inviting community input.
The Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the addition of a Legal Assistant I or II position to the Office of County Counsel and directed department head James Reichle to work with human resources to develop a job description for an Administrative Assistant/Paralegal III position at a Tuesday, Dec. 1, meeting.
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