Eastern Plumas Health Care expands services
Eastern Plumas Health Care is working to expand its specialty services, and in this era of economic fear and downsizing, that might come as a surprise.
The way Chief Executive Officer Tom Hayes explains it though, it just makes sense, especially because EPHC is at a distance from larger medical centers where these services regularly occur.
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Sewer leaks into Wolf Creek
Indian Valley Editor
An estimated 60,000 gallons of raw sewage has leaked into Wolf Creek, and operators have not yet found the cause
Jim Hamblin, chief of the sanitation operations, said the pond is almost completely drained, and the search for a leak will continue.
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Veterans Service Office no longer its own department
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors gave its required 90-day notice Tuesday, Sep. 7, that it would cancel Veterans Service Officer Sheryl Austin's contract with the stated intention of rehiring her in a similar job that would no longer categorize her as a department head.
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PDH directors resist challenge to Measure B
Plumas District Hospital’s board held its first post-Measure B election meeting Sept. 2. In fact, board members held two meetings: a special meeting and a regular monthly meeting.
The special meeting held two agenda items of note. The first was to discuss possible action following voter approval of Measure B and its impact on bondholders and the district.
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Road Temporary Closure - Big Creek Road
Big Creek Road, County Road 423, between Bucks Lake and Meadow Valley will be closed starting the morning of September 16 to fix a landslide, according to the Federal Highway Administration.
Traveling westbound: the closure will be located 2 miles southwest of the intersection with Bucks Lake Road in Meadow Valley.
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FRC to ask county for $5 million ‘advance’ on tax revenues
Faced with a cash-flow hole of $1 million and growing, Feather River College is taking the unprecedented step of asking the county for an advance on its tax revenues.
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