Supervisors approve airport lease for Forest Service
Joshua Sebold - Staff Writer
The Plumas County Board of Supervisors approved a lease agreement at a mid-May meeting, allowing the Forest Service to use 4.5 acres of land at the Beckwourth Nervino Airport to build a multiagency fire center.
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Plumas County budget hearings Tuesday, June 15
Editor's note: For an updated story on this subject, see " Plumas County balances budget - barely."
The Board of Supervisors will hold budget hearings Tuesday, June 15, 2010.
Plumas County departments have been scheduled as follows:
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Hagwood, Leonhardt win; supervisor race runoff
12 p.m. update: Unofficial final results: Lundy and Kennedy will have a runoff for Plumas County District 5 supervisor. Dick Lundy received 943 total votes for 48.99 percent of the total and Jon Kennedy received 841 votes for 43.69 percent of the total. Lundy would have needed 50 percent plus one vote to win outright. Ralph Wittick ended up with 136 votes or 7.06 percent.
Plumas County voters made an honest man out of Greg Hagwood, elevating him from appointed sheriff to elected sheriff with an overwhelming 81.9 percent of the vote Tuesday, June 8.
Incumbent county assessor Chuck Leonhardt retained his seat with a hefty 76.06 percent.
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Future of the highway through Greenville
CalTrans comes to Greenville
Indian Valley Editor
Those interested in the future of the highway through Greenville are encouraged to attend a public open house Thursday, June 10, 2010.
On display, from 4-6 p.m., will be plans for a $4.5 million project to improve many facets of the Highway 89 corridor through town, including drainage, sidewalks and handicap access.
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Portola post office dedicated to fallen soldier
A crowd gathered under an overcast sky June 3 to witness the renaming of Portola's post office as the Jeremiah Paul McCleery Post Office in honor of the young man's death May 2, 2009, at a combat outpost in Hamman Alil, Iraq. McCleery was a 2004 graduate of Portola High School.
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