Domestic abuse awareness run set for Oct. 4
Plumas Rural Services set its fourth annual run/walk for Oct. 4 to raise awareness of domestic abuse. Runners will take off from Feather River College’s soccer field at 10 a.m.
Runners and walkers will follow the 5-kilometer course along the bike path to Gansner Park, then continue on the airport road, nearly reaching the water treatment plant. Participants will then turn around and end at the start point.
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District 5 candidates share their thoughts on budget process
With the Nov. 4 election just a month away, and vote-by-mail ballots arriving next week, the candidates for District 5 supervisor have little time left to share their message.
The names of Jim Judd and Jeff Engel will appear on the ballot, but a third candidate, Alice Berg, is seeking to win the position as a write-in.
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Man accused of starting King Fire previously arrested in Plumas County
|Man accused of starting King Fire previously arrested in Plumas County
The man accused of starting the massive King Fire in El Dorado County was sentenced to jail in Plumas County 11 years ago.
Wayne Allen Huntsman, 37, was convicted in 2003 on felony charges connected to a 2003 burglary of the Pizza Factory in Quincy.
According to court records, Huntsman was convicted of being in possession of stolen property and sentenced to 180 days in jail and three years of probation.
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Two arrested on felony drug charges
Two Quincy residents were arrested last week on felony drug charges after the Plumas County sheriff served a search warrant at their Chandler Road home.
Patricia Collins, 65, and Timothy Fuller, 58, are being held in the Plumas County jail on $500,000 bail.
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High school students network with professionals at career fair
|High school students spend the morning of Sept. 17 networking with college and business representatives during the College, Career & Transfer Fair in the Feather River College gymnasium. Photos by Dan McDonald
Several hundred of the county’s best and brightest students did some career one-stop shopping last week at Feather River College.
Juniors and seniors from all of the local high schools gathered in the FRC gymnasium for the College, Career & Transfer Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 17.
The fair featured 376 students, 65 business professionals and representatives from 25 colleges and universities in a four-hour mega networking conference.
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