Plumas County declares need for homeless services
Dennis Thibeault, executive director of the Plumas Crisis Intervention and Resource Center, told the Plumas County Community Development Commission at a mid-May meeting that when it came to the number of homeless people in Plumas County, "The numbers that we are talking about are literally in the hundreds."
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Museum plans guided Sierra Valley tour
The Plumas County Museum will offer a guided bus tour Friday, June 25, of historical Sierra Valley and its ranches, towns, cemeteries, schools and more.
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Upcoming Quincy events
Father's Day Fly-In & Crawfish Festival, Summer Solstice Century Rides and Fair Parade
Quincy Chamber column
You, your friends and your family are invited to the Father's Day Fly-In & Crawfish Festival Sunday June 20, at the Gansner Airfield and Gansner Park in Quincy.
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Supervisors approve airport lease for Forest Service
Joshua Sebold - Staff Writer
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors approved a lease agreement at a mid-May meeting, allowing the Forest Service to use 4.5 acres of land at the Beckwourth Nervino Airport to build a multiagency fire center.
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Plumas County budget hearings Tuesday, June 15
Editor's note: For an updated story on this subject, see " Plumas County balances budget - barely."
The Board of Supervisors will hold budget hearings Tuesday, June 15, 2010.
Plumas County departments have been scheduled as follows:
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Hagwood, Leonhardt win; supervisor race runoff
12 p.m. update: Unofficial final results: Lundy and Kennedy will have a runoff for Plumas County District 5 supervisor. Dick Lundy received 943 total votes for 48.99 percent of the total and Jon Kennedy received 841 votes for 43.69 percent of the total. Lundy would have needed 50 percent plus one vote to win outright. Ralph Wittick ended up with 136 votes or 7.06 percent.
Plumas County voters made an honest man out of Greg Hagwood, elevating him from appointed sheriff to elected sheriff with an overwhelming 81.9 percent of the vote Tuesday, June 8.
Incumbent county assessor Chuck Leonhardt retained his seat with a hefty 76.06 percent.
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