Lassen Volcanic National Park opens park highway to Devastated Area
Lassen Volcanic National Park visitors can now drive to the Devastated Area, 10 miles from the north entrance of the park.
“Beyond the Devastated Area visitors will find snow depths of 2 to 3 feet and excellent spring-like skiing conditions,” said Acting Park Superintendent Steve Gibbons. “We hope many of our local snow enthusiasts will come to the park and enjoy skiing, snowshoeing and snow play.
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College readies application process for new trustee
At last week’s Feather River College board of trustees meeting, President Kevin Trutna urged the board to act soon in finding a new trustee.
Leah West announced her resignation during the January meeting, telling the board her last day presiding would be March 19.
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Greenville man found dead in local creek
March 2, 2015
The body of 47-year-old Greenville resident Lonnie Bock was discovered in a Greenville-area creek Monday afternoon, March 2.
A passerby noticed Bock’s body about 2 p.m. in Wolf Creek, adjacent to Highway 89 near mile marker 21, and alerted authorities.
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Supervisors split on vehicles for Mental Health; Discuss makeup of Mental Health Commission
When the Plumas County Mental Health Department sought to replace four vehicles, they hit a roadblock — actually two impediments: Supervisors Jeff Engel and Sherrie Thrall.
“Until I have a better understanding …” said Engel before voting “no” on the request for vehicles to replace two caged models and two for case managers.
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School district invites public opinion on Local Control Accountability Plan
Plumas Unified School District wants the public’s help deciding what the district should focus on in its schools, and how its funds should be spent.
In the process of updating its Local Control Accountability Plan, PUSD has been and plans to continue consulting the public on how to meet its goals.
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