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   These are a few of the stories you will find in this week's printed newspaper:

  • Luck dog: After eight harrowing days lost in the Plumas National Forest, a missing Shetland sheepdog was found. He was hungry, tired, cold, scratched, limping on bloody paws and missing some fir. But his tail was wagging.
  • On trial: The trial for a Quincy man accused of inflicting fatal injuries on a toddler in 2013 is scheduled to begin March 12.
  • Moving on: Just days after Plumas District Hospital announced that it couldn’t take over Quincy Nursing & Rehabilitation, several residents of the facility have found new homes.

Feds, SPI both claim victory in Moonlight Fire settlement

Dan McDonald
Staff Writer
7/24/2012

The exact cause of the 2007 Moonlight Fire remains a matter for debate.

The federal government said an investigation found that a Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI) contractor started the 65,000-acre fire. Sierra Pacific still insists it was someone else.

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Supervisors approve request to increase jail staff

Dan McDonald
Staff Writer
7/25/2012

 

Issues at the Plumas County Jail dominated the agenda at last week’s Board of Supervisors meeting in Quincy.

The supervisors unanimously approved a pair of requests from the sheriff and heard about a creative partnership with the Alliance for Workforce Development to help fund training for a new corrections officer at the jail.

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Gray wolf continues to roam Butte and Plumas counties

Michael Condon
Staff Writer
7/25/2012

The gray wolf known as OR7 has achieved celebrity status by virtue of being the first confirmed gray wolf in California in several decades. OR7, so named because he was the seventh gray wolf to be given a GPS collar by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, left his pack in the mountains of northeastern Oregon in September 2011 and traveled south through eastern Oregon and the Cascade Mountain Range, eventually crossing into California Dec. 28, 2011, near the town of Dorris in Siskiyou County.

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MOU between PUSD and Plumas Charter approved

Laura Beaton
Staff Writer
7/18/2012

When Plumas Unified School District held its regular board meeting July 11 in Quincy, the big issue of the night was the memorandum of understanding (MOU) between PUSD and Plumas Charter School (PCS), which the board eventually approved.

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County jail on verge of crisis

Dan McDonald
Staff Writer
7/18/2012

People who should be in prison are running free and breaking laws in Plumas County.

Right now, local criminal justice leaders said there is very little they can do about it.

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