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When fire breaks out in Plumas County, residents need evacuation plans and now three areas have them: Greenhorn, Lake Davis Highlands and Mohawk Vista.
Sue McCourt, the county’s fire prevention specialist, worked with local fire departments, the Forest Service, CalFire and a geographic information system specialist to map the communities and highlight evacuation routes.
As Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications continues to roll out its fiber optic line, an effort is underway to control expectations.
Yes, someday it may bring high-speed Internet to most residents’ doorsteps, but for now the utility is focusing on businesses, establishing hotspots for residents and tourists to access, and linking the communities.
Wine branding and packaging landed a local college student a top spot in the American Package Design Awards, by Graphic Design USA.
Jacob Brennan, 21, a graphic design student at Lassen Community College, submitted his wine branding and packaging to the 2014 American Package Design Awards not expecting to win, but he came out victorious as one of the 300 winners selected from more than 1,800 entries.
At approximately 3 a.m. Sunday, a power line fell across Highway 70 at the crest of what is commonly referred to as Cemetery Hill in Quincy. The line remained fully energized causing both a power outage and road closure.
The Chester Public Utility District board of directors has a new member.
At a Tuesday, Feb. 25, special meeting, the board unanimously approved the addition of Garn Pringle to fill the open seat.
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Chester girls lose final game of season
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Tigers’ season ends with loss to Modoc
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Special turkey hunting opportunities offered in CDFW’s North Central Region
Feather Publishing 3/7/2014 Hunters seeking opportunities during the upcoming spring turkey season can visit the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Upland...Read More...