Plumas Corporation talks of layoffs and walking away
Will Plumas Corporation wipe its hands of the county and its multi-million-dollar role in watershed restoration?
The nonprofit organization has channeled tens of millions of dollars into the county over the past 27 years through its work on behalf of the Feather River Coordinated Resource Management group (CRM), a collection of federal, state, county and nonprofit agencies and organizations that cooperate on restoration projects in the Feather River watershed.
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Board votes to send grand jury to training
Though the Plumas County Board of Supervisors balked last month when the grand jury requested a $3,000 transfer for out-of-county travel, the board ultimately approved the expenditure during its Nov. 6 meeting.
About $1,600 will be used to send nine members to a report-writing workshop in Sacramento.
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County facility manager resigns his position
After five years as Plumas County facility and airports director, Joe Wilson is moving on — to Chico and a new position with Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
Wilson’s last day on the job will be Dec. 7.
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Fall colors peak (and peek) through snow
|While Lake Almanor offers the perfect escape during the summer months for those wishing to have fun in the sun, those willing to stick it out through the winter months look forward to a touch of fall, bathed in a blanket of bright white snow. The Nov. 8 snowstorm left the perfect amount of snow behind to allow bursts of reds and traces of yellow to shine through the beautiful array of Almanor shrubbery. Photo by Jan Davies
Election results tallied; No new taxes, one new councilwoman
The final unofficial results are in and Plumas County voters have said “no” to two local tax measures.
They said it quickly as well — Plumas was the first county to report its election results to the state Nov. 6.
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