Remember When for the week of 7/20/2011

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

75 YEARS AGO......1936

The highest temperature of 1936 was reached over the weekend when many parts of Plumas County recorded a temperature of 102 degrees.


50 YEARS AGO......1961

California's 1961-1962 budget includes $242,970 for major construction at Plumas Eureka State Park in Johnsville. The monies will be used to develop 150 camping units, installation of a water system and reconstruction of the old Plumas Eureka stamp mill.


25 YEARS AGO........1986

Chester High School has a new principal, former vice principal Bob Parks. He is taking the place of Darold Adamson, retired.

The financially troubled Indian Valley Hospital in Greenville may be closing the doors unless a physician is recruited soon to take the place of Dr. Jonathan Pace who is leaving to continue his education.


10 YEARS AGO......2010

The Portola High School gymnasium has been named the Willie A. Tate Memorial Gymnasium in honor of the popular Portola High School teacher and coach Willie A. Tate, who died suddenly on April of 2000.

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