How do we build a healthy community?
Linda Satchwell Staff Writer 12/16/2009
Debora McDermed, Ph.D., of Clairville and Portola, brings 20 years’ experience in human development and relations to her current work.
Typically, psychologists help individuals; McDermed helps to heal communities. Currently, she’s working on a community project in Tahoe-Truckee that provides insight into the process she employs to create healthy communities.
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New ambulance contract signed
Alicia Knadler Indian Valley Editor 12/16/2009
A Mountain LifeFlight crew will remain stationed in Indian Valley as the ambulance service provider under a new five-year contract approved Tuesday, Dec. 7, by the Indian Valley Ambulance Service Authority board of directors.
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Plumas Schools will start on time Wednesday
12/16/09 6:00 a.m.
Feather Publishing just received word from the bus barn at the Plumas Unified School District that all schools including Quincy, Greenville, Chester and Portola will start on time this morning.
Buses in Chester and some in the Portola area will be chained up and running at the maximum of 35 MPH allowed on the highways under chain restrictions. Students in those areas may notice small delays.
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Feather River College reports sunshine, with clouds on the horizon
Feather River College’s board meeting Thursday, Dec. 10, demonstrated in multiple ways how an organization could work together to bring about positive results.
The board heard from diverse groups that had approached a variety of problems in innovative ways.
Read more: Feather River College reports sunshine, with clouds on the horizon
Winter Storm Warning issued for Plumas County
The National Weather Service has upgraded the Winter Storm Watch to a Winter Storm Warning for Plumas County and surrounding areas.
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