Remember When for the week of 5/17/17

100 YEARS AGO … 1917

Two petitions, signed by citizens of Seneca and Belden, were filed this week with the Plumas County Board of Supervisors asking that a four mile trail be built from Seneca to Caribou on the North Fork of the Feather River at a cost of $2,000 and that it would furnish a direct outlet for those sections to the railroad in Belden.

Mr. and Mrs. A.C. Tidwell recently took charge of the Grand Central Hotel and have given the hostelry a thorough renovation

50 YEARS AGO … 1967

Advertisement: Graeagle homesites are now available–spectacular planned mountain community in the fabulous Feather River Country! An attractive 1/3 acre retirement or vacation homesite can be yours for as little as $29.50 a month.

Plumas County Sheriff W.C. Abernethy warned this week that ranchers in Plumas County are allowed by law to shoot dogs chasing livestock. The warning comes after two dogs killed more than two dozen sheep on the Leonhardt Ranch in Quincy on Tuesday morning.

25 YEARS AGO … 1992

An August recall election date is expected to be approved this week by the Plumas County Board of Supervisors following the Plumas County Clerk’s certification of 2,774 valid registered voter signatures supporting the recall of Plumas County District Attorney Michael Crane.

10 YEARS AGO … 2007

The trustees of the Feather River College approved a ten year deal for the use of athletic competition and practice fields with Central Plumas Recreation District. The agreement allows for the recreation district to use college athletic fields and the college to use recreation district fields at Gansner Park in Quincy.