Pacific Gas and Electric Co. announced that Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake water levels are projected to be below normal this summer due to drought conditions.
PG&E announced the lake level projections May 8 at the 2105 Lake Level Committee meeting in Chico, which is held most years to review and discuss PG&E’s planned water operations for Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake for the remainder of the year. The committee name refers to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project no. 2105, which is the license number for PG&E’s upper North Fork Feather River hydroelectric project.
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Residents blast CDFW over fish-removal plan
Angry Plumas County residents gave two state biologists a piece of their mind last week.
More than 50 people attended the May 6 Board of Supervisors’ meeting to blast the California Department of Fish and Wildlife for its plan to kill all the trout in a county lake. The trout-removal is an attempt to protect the yellow-legged frog.
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'Feather River College announces new Information Communications and Technologies program
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College launches exciting new technology courses
Feather River College is pleased to announce that the new Information Communications and Technologies program has been launched.
This program offers courses, degrees and certificates in some of the fastest growing technology fields, including web development, multimedia and office technology.
The program will provide real-world technology skills for Plumas County residents. The courses are designed to transfer to other community colleges or four-year colleges and universities.
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