Feather River Land Trust … a decade down the road to always
A decade ago, 10 friends shared a vision to preserve the unique beauty of the region— and the Feather River Land Trust was born. With a mere $47 in the bank, the group clearly possessed more conviction than cash. Undeterred by lack of funds however, these 10 individuals continued to volunteer their time to the preservation and restoration of the Feather River watershed.
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County to consider mid-year cuts
Plumas County Administrative Officer Jack Ingstad told the Board of Supervisors at a Tuesday, Feb. 9, meeting that he would be recommending a $400,000 general fund reduction at mid-year.
The CAO said he would bring suggestions to the county budget committee, and the full board would hear the ideas resulting from that meeting in March.
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General plan groups to meet
The working groups for the general plan update will be meeting in their own districts for the first time next week.
The agendas for the meetings feature discussion of past community visioning discussions on the new general plan along with strengths and weaknesses of the current general plan.
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Shanghai Shindig to end winter with a colorful, cosmopolitan adventure
Residents and visitors are invited on an adventure of the senses Saturday, March 27, at the Shanghai Shindig in Greenville.
Renowned Chinese chef Peter Chu of Redding and locally renowned dessert chef Marty Shower will provide adventures for palates.
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Breaking News: Wednesday afternoon structure fire in Blairsden
9:30 a.m. A fire Wednesday, Feb. 17, in Blairsden duplex near Bonta Street has displaced two women and a 14 month old infant. They had reportedly moved into the house recently. No injuries have been reported. See next weeks paper for more details.
Free electronic recycling this Saturday
This Saturday rid your home and office of outdated or broken electronics, at the electronic recycling day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Waste Management is offering free electronic recycling of computers, monitors and televisions, at sites in Quincy, Greenville and Chester.
In Quincy, recyclers should go to Abernethy Lane; in Chester, visit the Highway 36 and A-13 site; in Greenville, head out to Greenville Dump Road.
For more information call Feather River Disposal at 283-2065.