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Plumas County Newswire

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  1. 5 Top California Trout DestinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | California Game and Fish

    ... action this spring and summer. Tucked away near the headwaters of the Feather River in Northern California's Plumas County is Lake Almanor, one of the state's most exciting and challenging trout fishing destinations. Situated at 4,500 feet in a ...


  2. Chilcoot Fire (Plumas County) Started 8/06/2017, updated 1/09/2018Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | Cal Fire

    1,020 acres - 100% contained *** This was not a CAL FIRE incident. Click the link above for more information from the US Forest Service.


  3. California Fall Color Wraps with a FlourishRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... one more glance back, via video, at how autumn 2017 played out around California, from the Eastern Sierra to Plumas County and NorCal to the environs around Los Angeles and its nearby mountains. The photos are terrific, and serve as a reminder to ...


  4. Child murder defendants argue over cell phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... five children in Huntsman's care, one of whom was found starving with broken bones in Quincy, a small town in Plumas County, in December 2015. That led them to Redding, about two hours north of Sacramento, where the two other victims' bodies were ...


  5. Weather 3 mins ago 2:32 p.m.Special Weather StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 |

    CAZ013>019-063-064-066>069-081400- Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County- Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County-Northern Sacramento Valley- Central Sacramento Valley-Southern Sacramento Valley- Carquinez Strait and Delta-Northern San Joaquin Valley- Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County- Clear Lake/Southern Lake County- Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-Motherlode- Western Plumas County/Lassen Park- West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada- Including the cities of Shasta Dam, Burney, Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville, Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento, Fairfield/Suisun, Stockton, Modesto, Alder Springs, Lakeport, Paradise, Grass Valley, Jackson, Chester, Quincy, and Blue Canyon 227 PM PST Tue Nov 7 2017 ...Rain, Wind and Mountain Snow Wednesday into Friday... A storm system will move into the region Wednesday and linger into Friday.


  6. In a rural Northern California valley, a development battle asks: Is a helicopter a tractor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... have wrestled with a question maybe only rural denizens can properly contemplate: Is a helicopter a tractor? Plumas County officials this summer decreed that Palmaz's twin-engine helicopter was the "functional equivalent" of a tractor, used for ...


  7. Chico-based rancher loses cow to wolf attack in Lassen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Chico >> A north Chico-based rancher has lost at least one cow to wolves on grazing land in western Lassen County, the first kill since wolves returned to the state in 2011. Wally Roney of the Roney Land and Cattle Co., believes he's lost at five cows to the wolves, but the California Department of Fish and Wildlife has just confirmed one attack that happened on Oct. 13. Roney told Sam Williams of the Plumas County News that CDFW notified him a GPS-collared female wolf of the Lassen Pack was at each of the five sites before he found the dead animals.


  8. Fall colors peak in Yosemite, Eastern Sierra this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | SFGate

    ... station. California's most impressive displays of fall color this weekend can be found at June Lake and in Plumas County. California's most impressive displays of fall color this weekend can be found at June Lake and in Plumas County. Lush groves of ...


  9. Students learn to cultivate plants for Native American traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    ... how to grow culturally important plants for a large-scale environmental restoration project on Maidu land in Plumas County. "Our organization is all about helping people and environments thrive so it's incredible to participate in a program that ...


  10. In the woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 |

    We took a convoluted road getting to The Brewing Lair of the Lost Sierra for a Monday picnic lunch and flight of beers. Not literally, although the drive from Reno into nearby Plumas County, California, to get there took about an hour.


  11. Fire Crews from San Joaquin, Stanislaus County Respond to Tubbs FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    "Kinda just want to get on the road and get over there," Tracy Fire Department Battalion Chief Scott Arganbright said. The mutual aid is all part of a statewide system whenever disaster strikes.


  12. Unusual fall color season finally arrives in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2017 | SFGate

    ... Round Valley in Inyo County has patchy conditions with bigleaf maple and dogwood are adding gold and red to Plumas County forests. Round Valley in Inyo County has patchy conditions with bigleaf maple and dogwood are adding gold and red to Plumas ...


  13. Names released in Feather River Canyon fatal accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    ... reach her mother. Barr escape to the shore, suffering cuts to her hands, neck and face. Quincy CHP officers, a Plumas County Sheriff's deputy and PG&E employees attached a cable to the vehicle, flipped it upright and pulled it closer to the shore.


  14. In California Trump country, 'the resistance' tries to rally support - and sometimes gets the birdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... California, the liberal bastion that President Trump once said "in many ways is out of control." But this is Plumas County, part of a bloc of red and rural Northern California counties that voted for Trump in November. "We do get noticed," said ...


  15. Video shows Southern California officer struggling with suspect before fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... his Taser. That is weapon that can disable an officer." Ed Obayashi, a sheriff's deputy and legal advisor for Plumas County, said the man's proximity to the officer and his rapid movements may have increased the officer's perception of a threat. ...


  16. Best Places to See Fall Color in the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Via

    ... the General Creek Trail. Elsewhere in the Sierra Nevada, the riot of color starts in late September along many Plumas County roads , including the Feather River Scenic Byway. For state-wide leaf reports, check the website California Fall Color . In ...


  17. California Fall Color: Popular Site Revs UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... Foliage fans regularly write into Mr. Poimeroo, to say where they've seen leaves changing, whether that's Plumas County, around June Lake in the Eastern Sierra, or the Los Angeles Arboretum. And those updates will now arrive at regular intervals, ...


  18. Plumas County resident accused of setting fire that threatened Gold Rush townRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Smoke from the nearby Minerva fire burning in the Plumas National Forest fills the air outside Quincy, Calif. Authorities in Plumas County have arrested a 36-year-old Quincy resident on suspicion of starting several fires in the surrounding forest, including one blaze that threatened homes, officials said.


  19. Wildfires force evacuations near Oakland camp in Plumas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A wildfire that erupted in Plumas County over the weekend led to the evacuation of an Oakland-affiliated camp, authorities said Monday. Most staff members for the Oakland Feather River Camp left Saturday, but seven who remained were staying with friends in the county seat of Quincy, according to a post on the camp's Facebook page : "Everyone is safe, fed and has a place to sleep.


  20. This county is ground zero for California's opioid epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento