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Now that the Plumas County district attorney has charged Moore with embezzling more than $380,000, many residents are calling for the board members to resign.
The severe drought in the state has united Plumas and Sierra County ranchers and farmers. They are forming a front to take on the looming struggles ahead.
Bill Coates, then a county supervisor, and Michael Jackson, an environmental attorney, were tired of fighting about timber harvests and decided to focus on what they could agree upon. They, along with Tom Nelson, who represented the timber industry, began talking. The year was 1993.
They had no idea that those initial conversations would lead to historic legislation, an article in The Smithsonian, a page in a social studies textbook and an approach to forest management that would be accepted as a new standard.
“I’m nostalgic,” Jackson said, “but I see the effects of the Quincy Library Group everywhere I go. They’ve permeated everything.”
With two county supervisor seats up for election, as well as the rest of the county’s elected officials, only the District 5 supervisor race has drawn multiple candidates.
The State of California was ordered, Wednesday, Feb. 5, to pay Sierra Pacific Industries more than $24 million in legal costs and fees incurred during its defense of the Moonlight Fire lawsuit.
Judge Leslie C. Nichols imposed sanctions against Cal Fire for engaging in “the pervasive and systematic abuse of California’s discovery rules in a misguided effort to prevail against these defendants.”
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