Newspaper Archive of
Feather River Bulletin
Quincy, California
Lyft
May 23, 2012     Feather River Bulletin
PAGE 12     (12 of 34 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
 
PAGE 12     (12 of 34 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
May 23, 2012
 

Newspaper Archive of Feather River Bulletin produced by SmallTownPapers, Inc.
Website © 2019. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal.




12A Wednesday, May 23, 2012 53 years of service Betty Ramelli, left, of Vinton, and Bettyjean Hayden, of Taylorsville, listenas Plumes County Clerk-Recorder Kathy Williams reads a certificate of appreciation on behalf of California Secretary of State Debra Bowen during the Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday, May 15, in Quincy. Ramelti and Hayden were presented certificates of appreciation from both Bowen and Plumes County, congratulating them for dedicating more than half a century as election poll workers. Both women have 53 years of service. "Helping voters at polling places on election day is one of the most important things we can do to help our democracy anoCkeep it running smoothly," wrote the secretary of state. Hyden and Ramelli are two of the longest-serving polling workers in the state. Photo by Dan McDonald Feather River Bulletin COMMUNITY CORNER WEEKLY CALENDAR Thursday, May 24 !NA, 9 a.m., 260 County Hos- :pital Road, Courthouse Annex - OrchardHouse. :Quincy. AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex -- Orchard House. Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Women's Support Group, Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., Plumas Crisis Center, 591 Main St., Quincy. Call 283- :5515. A1-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, upstairs in back. For families & friends of alcoholics. NA, 6 p.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. Pistol shooting, sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES Date High Low Pmcip Snow May14 75 45 -- May 15 86 41 .... May 16 84 43 .... May 17 73 46 .... May 18 73 37 .01 -- May 19 79 37 .... May 20 86 40 .... 29 inches snow to date* 33.76 inches total precipitation to date* Last year this date (5-23-11): precip 54,49", snow 125.75" *Weather year is July 1 to June 30 Compiled by Ron Trumbo Assoc., Gopher Hill site, every Thursday, 6 p.m., (ar- rive by 5:30 p.m.) weather permitting. Quincyshoot- ing.com April thru Oct. Plumas County Republi- can Women, every 4th Thurs. for lunch, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Locations change monthly. Call Joy Klein, 283- 2719. Explorer Post 81, Quincy Volunteer Fire Dept. Ex- plorer Program, meets 2nd and 4th Thursdays. For info call Sarah Anderson, 530- 276-1503. Plumas Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Coalition. Focused on reducing alco- hol, tobacco and, other drug problems in Plumas County 4th Thursdays, 1 p.m., Court- house Annex, Quincy. LAKE LEVELS .eke Almanor *Elevation Cu.rrent 4,492.53 1 Year Ago 4,489.62 Lake Almanor **Capacity tCurrent 1,103,361 1 Year Ago 1,026,314 Bucks Lake *Elevation tCurrent 5,155.77 1 Year Ago 5,144.68 Bucks Lake **Capacity tCurrent 103,337 1 Year Ago 83,733 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. t May 20, 2012 May 22, 2011 67/43 Sunny, Highs in the upper 60s end tows in the low 40s. Sunrise Sunset 5:42 AM 8:20 PM 66/41 Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 40s. Sunrise Sunset 5:41 AM S:21 PM 61145 Occasional showers possible. Highs in the low 60s and tows in the mid 40s. Sunrise Sunset 5:40 AM 8:21 PM 67/46 Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 40s, Sunrise Sunset 5:40 AM 822 PM 72.148 Sunny. Highs in the tow 70s and tows in the upper 40s. Sunrise Sunset 539 AM 823 PM California At A Glance + i!iii :: .,o SariscQ ' 67161  ++i!%+  + +++i+++! Moon Phases New First May 20 May 28 Full Last Jun 4 Jun 11 UV Index Wed 5/23  Very High Thu 5/24  Very High Fri 5/25  Very High Sat 5/26  Very High Sun 5/27  Very High 'ie UV Index i melsur0d on a 0.11 number scale, with S higher UV Index owlng the need for greater skis pro- p tection. 0  plumasatodcoalition@yahoo .COrn Friday, May 25 NA, 9 a.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. AA, 5 p.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:30 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. AARP, at Mountain View Manor, 4th Fri, 116 Circle Dr. Potluck, 5:30 p.m. 50 yrs & older invited. Dinner at the Grange, Feather River Grange Hall, Quincy, 4th Fridays, 5-9 p.m. C.all 283-2782 or 283-2930. Saturday, May 26 NA, 7:30 a.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy, AA, 5 p.m. 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:30 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. Dukes of Plumas Crib- bage Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., start play 11 a.m., every Sat- urday at Mt. Tomba, Cromberg. Animal Adoptions. 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., Plumas County Ani- mal Shelter, Quincy. Sunday, May 27 NA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy. Square Dance lessons. United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 6-8 p.m. every Sunday. Open to all: beginners( singles, cou- ples, all ages. $5 per person. Casual dress. Refreshments. Trap Shoot, sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill site. Weather permitting. Adults 10am-Noon, Juniors 11 a.m.- lpm. 283-1145. quincyshooting.com. May 13, 27; June 10, 24; July 8, 22 Monday, May 28 NA, 6:45 a.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy. Rotary Club, Mineral Building, fairgrounds, noon. Call 283-2127. Boy Scout Troop 151, 1.0 5:04 p.m. 5111 1.2 8:52 p.m, 5113 1.1 I 11:07 a.m. 5/15 Burney Redding 5/14 1.3 4:08 p.m. 5/16 1.3 9:57 a.m. 5113 "-' i /. Magnitude I I 01 e2 e3 e4+ Regional 7 3 0 Previous week 16 7 0 I Earthquakes activity decreased from the previous week, falling below the 20 quake-per-week mark for the first time in three weeks. The intensity of seismicity decreased by more than haft, however, still posted three events, which was at the upper range of typical background activity. During the last three weeks, 13 earth- quakes have registered in the M 2 range. Twenty-three have occurred in the last a Susanville Quincy S Portola 2.1 1:53 p.m. 5/10 eight weeks. This is the most activity at this range since last fall.' The gap between M 3+ events increased to 12 weeks. This is the long- est gap since mid ZOO9 when 14 weeks passed. Activity continued in the Lake Almanor-Soldier Meadows area where another five earthquakes were recorded, including two in the M 2 range. The larg- est measured M 2.3 and happened at 1:07 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15, at Lake Almanor. It passed with any felt reports. A quakes measuring M 2.0 was detected NW of Truckee near Boca Dam. Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster Rob Robinette, 283-0858 for location. Duplicate Bridge. Every Monday, 6:30 p.m., Resource Center, Blairsden, corner of hwys 70 and 89. Call Ruth Bright, 836-1454 or Jackie Lucky, 836-2232. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Tuesday, May 29 NA, 6:45 a.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. PRS-WIC, Supplemental food & nutrition education for children under 5 & preg- nant-nursing women. Every Tues., 10 a.m., Quincy. 283- 4093 or (800) WIC-4093. Board of Supervisors, 10 a.m., Courthouse, Quincy, 1st 4 Tues, AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Soroptimist International of Quincy, noon to 1 p.m. Women's Circle, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Methodist Church community build- ing, 262 Jackson St., Quincy. Free childcare. A place for women to conn.ect with other women, explore their interests, self-awareness and creativity. Sponsored by Plumas Rural Services - Do- mestic Violence Services. For more info 283-5675. Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy. Boy Scouts Troop 130, 7 p.m., Quincy Elementary. Call Mitch Treagan, 283- 1148. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, Wednesday, May 30 NA, 9 a.m., 260 County HoB: pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy, Preschool Storytime. Build Kindergarten readi- ness and early literacy skills with stories, songs, crafts and games. 10:30 a.m., Com- munity Meeting Room, Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. For information, call the library, 283-6310. Toastmaster's Interna- tional, Amer6..n Valley Chapter. Every Wd., 12-1 p.m., Plumas Bank Credit Administration Conference Room, 32 Central Ave., Quincy, For more info, con- tact Trish Taylor, 283-1936. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Senior lunch, Blairsden, noon, Mohawk Community Resource Center. Call 836- 0446 for reservations. Quincy Community Sup- per, 6 p.m. every Wed, United Methodist Church. Free. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Plumas-Sierra Bicycle Club Show-n-Go road bike ride. Meet at the Graeagie Green ready to ride at 5 p.m. Helmets a must. Most rides around 15-20 miles, but shorter rides possible. Con- tact: Lindberg@PSLN.com or on Facebook. CHURCHES Calvary Chapel Quincy 283-4463. 1953 E. Main, Mill Creek Shopping Center, E. Quincy. Christian Life Fellowship 283-0345, 317 First St., E. Quincy. Christ the King Episcopal 283-0254, 545 Lawrence St., Quincy. christthekingquincy.org Church of Christ 283-1191, 152 E. Jackson St., Quincy. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 283-2170, 55 Be,amy Ln., Quincy. Community United Methodist 283-1740, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, quincymethodist.org First Baptist 283-1160, 74 Reese St., Quincy. fl0cquincy.org Meadow Valley Community 283-4259, 48 Cemetery Rd, Meadow Valley, office: 353 Jackson St, #100, Quincy Our Savior Lutheran 283-2546. Church & High Sts., Quincy. Seventh-Day Adventist 310-2042 or 283-3092, 233 Pine St., Quincy. Springs of Hope Christian Fellowship Pete, 283-1613, or John, 927-7626, 59 Bell Ln., Quincy. St. John's Catholic Church 283-0890, 176 Lawrence St., Quincy. Starlight Missionary Baptist 283,1505, 171 Redburg Ave., Quincy. Truth Tabernacle of Quincy, 260-8006, 2205 East Main St., Quincy. .'" Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. 'fr (){'k" 5tientists of the Earth M 180 Main St. P.O. Box 1956 * Chester * CA, 96020, (530)258-4228 m Need help assessing the gold potential on your claim? Call us! m To update information on this page, contact Eva, 283-0800. email typesetting@plumasnews.com