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Feather River Bulletin Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 9A .: Throngs of people discover Plumas at L.A. showcase Carolyn Shipp Staff Writer cshipp@plumasnews.com More than 32,000 people got a glimpse of Plumas County on Feb. 8 and 9 at the Travel and Adventure Show in Los Angeles. Because of the hard work of Audrey Ellis of the Eastern Plumas Chamber of Commerce and Trish Wilburn of Greenhorn Ranch, thousands of adventure-seeking tourists have discovered a new place to visit. With donations and funding from the community, the chamber and Greenhorn Ranch, Ellis and Wilburn got the money to attend the show, which is now the largest showcase of its kind in the country. "It was absolutely awesome," said Ellis. "I never expected to see so much interest in Plumas County. People didn't know where we were and now they do." Ellis said these types of shows are for people who enjoy traveling and are looking for new places to go. She said the spectrum of attendees at the show was vast. Among the crowds was a multitude of people from foreign countries and hordes of families and couples. J "1 never expected to see so much interest in Plumas County." Audrey Ellis, Director, Eastern Plumas Chamber of Commerce A booth at the show cost more than $4,000, but Greenhorn Ranch split the cost with the self-funded chamber. Ellis said businesses that wanted to be represented at the show contributed to the cost also. "To me it was money well spent," she said. "I know I connected with thousands of people." When they left the county, the Greenhorn Ranch SUV, complete with horns on the bumper, was loaded with 1,500 brochures, visitors guides, dining guides and free giveaway bags, as well as material to promote the Painter Margie Miller instructs Quincy Elementary students in the art of painting, courtesy of the Mohawk Valley Artists' Guild, in honor of late Iongtime teacher and art supporter Mary Dovi. Quincy El receives grant in memory of Mary Dovi I.ntnn'antorw Staff Writer Ibeaton@plumasnews.com The Mohawk Vhlley Artists' Guild presented Quincy Elementary School with a grant to bring Nevada City painter Margie Miller into each K-6 classroom. Each class receives a haft-day painting lesson, learning new techniques while using professional artist supplies. Each lesson ends with a completed painting. This grant is awarded in memory of longtime Quincy educator and art supporter Mary Dovi, who died in 2012. Margie Miller has been teaching painting to children and adults for more than 25 years. An award-winning art educator, she is a frequent workshop presenter at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento and a project developer for the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Her paintings hang in public and private collections and most recently were displayed at the Sacramento International Airport. In Quincy El fifth-graders use professional artists' tools and supplies during their grant- funded three-hour art class. Photos submitted September she will teach the fifth annual High Sierra Painting Workshop at Elwell Lodge along the Gold Lake Highway. To learn more go to margiemiller.com. LocailyOwned & Operated 11It111 00=1t G&N 65 East Sierra Ave, Portola 530-832-1252 No delivery fees, statement fees, or Mdden costs No Games or Gimmicks . Just Gas, at a resonable price guest ranch. When they came back from the show, the SUV was completely empty. They promoted every Plumas County asset from golf, fishing, hiking and mountain biking to the newest development in fiber optics and high-speed Internet coming to the area. Ellis said all the chambers in the county were involved in getting them to the show. They brought information on Lake Almanor and the northern part of the county as well. She got an estimated 11,000 email addresses from the show. Most of them were Lions 00tigers and , , , acquired via a drawing for a Plumas County vacation gift basket, valued around $1,100 and donated by local merchants. Ellis said she would use the emails to send. Eastern Plumas County notifications and updates. Their booth's popularity was also attributed to their prime location at the showcase, as they were located right next to the London and Hong Kong booths. "I was very pleased," Ellis said. "I know it's a lot of cost i and a lot of work, but I do believe it benefits the county." a dentist E Costumed workers help make visiting the dentist a little less scary. In honor of National Children's Dental Health Month, 21 children received a free dental screening, fluoride treatment and goody bag at an event co-sponsored by Plumas District Hospital and the Plumas County Public Health Agency on Feb. 14. FrOm left: Donna Hansen, Jessica Coelho, April HoffmarMare.Drj PoojaPatel andNiki Matceau. Photo submitted Nowv:O-=-v :=re=l ,, .r-"-. ]  58421 Hwy 70] Give us a call.today: n Cromberg W,, '/'2='tOROMBERG 530-836-1365 (530) 283 2035 -,,. ,,o.o,, General Buildng Contractor ...... .... , , . Calif' Lic" #453927 IP," PLUMAsEUG,aaIeV,,! ' -- BEATTY L PUBLIC NOTICES G O L F C O U R S E is now accepting resumes to fill the following position: Assistant Superintendent Previous experience of at least 2 years working on a golf course, mechanical and irrigation experience needed. Must have / or the ability to obtain a Pesticide QAC by April 15th Strong leadership skills and be able to handle day to day operations of the golf course required. Benefits which include vacationsick leave, retirement and some health coverage provided. Drug screen required Pay is $17.00 - $20.00ph Job starts around April 1, 2014 Send resumes to Lawgolf2@frontier.com or call 530-259-4549 West Almanor Community Club is an E.O.E DOOR SALE! Garage Doors w/openers ......... from $900 and up Front Doors ........................... ,...from $300 and up Interior Doors .............................. from $80 and up Handle Sets & Locks ................... from $50 and up l'2'l  I'll Eric Joa CA Lic #911600 ImmllUml 604 Main St., Suite D Chester 530-258-9709 ejsgaragedoors.com Inspection project Plumas-Sierra Rural Electric Cooperative will be conducting inspections of its facilities throughout 2014. Specific vegetation man- agement projects planned within the tim- bered portions of its service area include but are not limited to, Chandler Road, the Cromberg area, Spring Garden area, Graeagle, and Calpine. We will also be inspecting for trees and other vegetation in proximity to the power lines as required by the California Public Resource Code Section 4293. Trees that come in contact with power lines are a major cause of outages on our system. PSREC strives to strike a healthy balance between our appreciation for trees and our obligation to provide safe, reliable electric service. Through our tree trimming program, we redirect tree growth away from power lines and remove any damaged or diseased trees so we can limit potential damage to the power lines which could be caused by extreme weather conditions. If a tree grows too fast or if its proximity to power lines is a threat to our electric system, our experts will trim the growth away from our equipment. Our vegetation management is conducted following best management prac- tices defined in ANSI A300 Part 7 (ANSI 2012) and the ISA companion publication to the ANSI A300 Standards (ISA 2007). Currently PSREC is doing a comprehensive mapping/inspection project that encompass- es the entire service area. These inspec- tions are part of our ongoing work to provide our members with safe, reliable electric ser- vice. We will be inspecting electrical equip- ment as required by California General Orders 95 and 128 and determining the location and condition of our infrastructure. PSREC personnel require access to all of its facilities including meters. PSREC employ- ees will have company ID with them. Published FRB, PR Feb. 26, March,5, 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 20141 Summons Filed Notice to Respondent: Sandeen, Stephen Petitioner's Name: Anne Lizardo You have 30 calendar days after this Summons and Petition are served on you to file a Response (form FL-120 or FL-123) at the court and have a copy served on the petitioner. A letter or phone call will not pro- tect you. If you do not file your Response on time, the court may make orders affecting your mar- riage or domestic partnership, your property, and custody of your children. You may be ordered to pay support and attorney fees and costs. If you cannot pay the filing fee, ask the clerk for a fee waiver form. If you want legal advice, contact a lawyer immediately. You can get information about finding lawyers at the California Courts Online Self-Help Center or by contacting your local county bar association. Published FRB Feb. 12, 19, 26, 20141 Notice of Proposed Action - Genesee WUl Collaborative Underburn Project Plumas National Forest Mt. Hough Ranger District Quincy, California Plumas County Opportunity to Comment on the Genesee WUI Collaborative Underburn Project The Mt. Hough Ranger District proposes to approve federal funding for the Feather River Land Trust to reduce hazardous fuels on approximately 40 acres of privately owned property adjacent to public lands within Genesee Valley. Project activities would include hand thinning and piling, burn- ing piled material, and underburning. The project is located in T26N, Rll E, Section 36 MDBM. A draft Decision Memo detailing the proposal is available for review at the Mt. Hough Ranger District. For additional infor- mation, or to obtain a copy of the draft Decision Memo, contact: Ryan Bauer, Mt. Hough Distdct Fuels Officer at (530) 283- 7673. This comment period is being provided pur- suant to the March 19, 2012 order issued by the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of California in Case No. CV F11- 679LJO DLB. Only those who provide com- ments during the comment period will be eli- gible to appeal the decision pursuant to 36 CFR 215. Any individual or representative from an organization submitting comments must either sign the comments or verity identity upon request in order to maintain appeal eligibility. How to Comment and Tiroeframe Comments will be accepted for 30 calendar days following publication of this notice in the Feather River Bulletin. Provide com- ments by mail, fax, email, or in-person to the responsible official, Mike Donald, Mt. Hough District Ranger, c/o Ryan Bauer, Mt. Hough District Fuels Officer, at 39696 State Highway 70, Quincy, CA 95971; email address: rbauer@fs.fed.us; fax number: (530) 283-1821; phone number: (530) 283- 7673. Acceptable formats for electronic sub- missions include email message, plain text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), Word (.doc or .docx) or portable document file (.pdf). Submit hand-delivered comments during business hours 8:00 am to 4:30 pro. Published FRB, IVR Feb. 26, 20141 :) i'i Z i: i: :! /