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Liberty Mutual announced today that Chester has won $10,000 for the town’s Fourth of July festivities in the company’s Bring Back the Fourth contest.In May, Liberty Mutual Insurance launched the second year of Bring Back the 4th, an online contest encouraging people across America to rally together and earn $10,000 grants to support their city's or town’s official Fourth of July celebrations.
People earned credits for their local traditions by taking the "Responsible Moments in U.S. History" quiz at BringBackThe4th.com, and encouraging friends, family and neighbors to do the same.
“We would like to thank everyone who took the time to participate, in an inspiring display of community teamwork and patriotism,” the company said in a press release.
The Lake Almanor community did indeed rally together and won one of the four awards in the small city/town category. Other winners in the category were Brockport Village, N.Y; Dahlonega, Ga.; and Springfield, Ga.
FRC rodeo to open arena for anyone brave enough
This cowboy holds on for dear life during last year’s saddle bronc riding portion of the rodeo clinic at Feather River College. For the third year, FRC’s rodeo...Read More...
New class plans paddle fest
Quincy locals try out some human-powered boats at last year’s Plumas Paddle Fest, presented by the Outdoor Recreation Leadership program of Feather River College....Read More...
Fishing Report for the week of 4/18/2014
Robert Paulson, of Meadow Valley, holds up the 23-pound Mackinaw he caught at Bucks Lake on April 6. Photo submitted