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4A Wednesdayl Aug. 22, 2012 Feather River Bulletin w'th road tr" Students tour Sierra Nevada College on the shores of Lake summer program. Photos courtesy Upward Bound Tahoe in Incline Village, Nev as part of the FRC TRIO's Upward Bound six-week During a six-week program to prepare high school students for college, students enjoy learning to kayak at Grizzly Creek Camp. Why choose Blue Shield? Our Medicare supplement plans come loaded with rich benefits at low monthly rates -- all with no network restrictions, so you can see any doctor that accepts Medicare. Save up to $264 in the first 12 mouths with Blue Shield's Welcome to Medicare and EasySPay savings. Feather Financial You can also purchase dental, vision 20A Crescent SITeet and prescription drug coverage. Quincy, CA 95971 Let's celebrate these low affordable fa andinsuranc0@0olc0m rates. Give me a call today! www.feotherfinonci01.com (530) 283-2341 CA License # 01}06912 Health Plans and Insurance ~:, blue W of california - ~'~ ~;~',: t::~,;-: :'~.~ ~ Postal Service: USPS (No. 188-550.) Periodicals postage paid at Quincy, CA. Published: Every Wednesday morning by Feather Publishing Co Inc. Office Location and hours: 287 Lawrence St Quincy, CA 95971. Mailing address: p.o. Box B, Quincy, CA 95971. Office is open Man. through Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. How to contact us: All departments: (530) 283-0800. FAX: (530) 283-3952. Email: mail@plumasnews.com Website: plumasnews.com Ownership and heritage: The Bulletin was established Aug. 11, 1866, as the Plumas National (later changed to Plumas National Bulletin May 16, 1892) subsequently changed to its present name May 7, 1931, which merged with the Plumas Independent (1892 - 1945) June 7, 1945. Published weekly. It is part of the Feather Publishing family of newspapers serving Plumas and Lassen counties. Deadlines: Display advertising: Thursday 4 p.m.; display classified: Thursday, 3 p.m.; legals: Thursday 4 p.m.; news: Fridays, 3 p.m.; classified: Monday 9 a.m. Breaking news: anytime! To subscdbe: Call (530) 283-0800, come to the Bulletin office, use the handy coupon below or send email to subscriptions@plumasnews.com Adjudication: The Feather River Bulletin is adjudicated a legal newspaper by SuperiorCourt Decree No. 4644 (1953) and qualified for publication of matters required by law to be published in a newspaper. Postmaster:, Send change of address orders to the Feather River Bulletin, P.O. Box B, Quincy, CA 95971. Michael C. Taborski Sandy Condon Co-Owner/Publisher Human Resources Dir Office Manager Keri Taborski Sherri McConnell Co-Owner/Legal Advertising Display Advertising Manager Kevin Mallory Cobey Brown Vice Pres./Admin. Vice Pres./Operations Delaine Fragnoli Tom Fomey Managing Editor Production Manager Jenny Lee Elise Monroe Photo Editor Bookkeeper Mary Newhouse Eva Small Classified, Circ. Manager Composing Manager . Subscription Order Form Feather River Bulletin P.O. Box B, Quincy, CA 95971 Please enter my subscription for years, [~l Enclosed find my check for $ [~l In County $26 per year [~l Out of State $44 per year [~l In California $37 per year, m,I Name I Address II City, State, Zip Sublcdptions can be transfe~ed, but not refunded. IL. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~IB J Upward Bound's six-week Camp and attending academic "Sierra Summit" summer enrichment courses in lan- program ended Aug. 2 with its guage arts, math, science, capstone event, the UB college Spanish and digital media on tour. the Feather River College This year's UB college tour campus. was an all-expenses-paid, There are big perks for stu- four-day road trip through dents who participate in the Tahoe and the Bay Area tour- enrichment courses at FRC: ing five colleges and hitting students are paid a stipend of some major cultural land- up to $60 per month and are in- marks, vited to attend the college tour. Upward Bound's six-week This year 16 students, ac- summer program is designed companied by three Upward to prepare students for college Bound staff members, went by providing leadership on the college tour. The stu- skills, academic enrichment dents first traveled to Tahoe After departing Tahoe, stu- dents traveled to Berkeley where they toured the UC Berkeley campus and got a feel for dorm life by staying in the UC Berkeley dorms for the duration of the trip. While in the Bay Area, stu- dents experienced a bit of city culture by going to a San Francisco Giants game, visit- ing the California Academy of Sciences, and having tea at the Japanese Tea Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Students toured San Fran- On the way back to Plumas County, students stopped at Napa Valley Community Col- lege (NVCC) where former Upward Bound participants now in the TRIO Student Sup- port Services program at NVCC welcomed them. NVCC students hosted a col- lege student panel for FRC's Upward Bound participants, so students could get a better un- derstanding of the challenges of being a college student and where to go for support. Upward Bound will resume cisco State and visited the weekly lunch meetings and and college~cultural expo- where students toured Sierra TRIO Student Support Ser-tutoring at each school in the sure. During the weeks lead- Nevada College and Lake vices office at the college to fall when school is back in ing up to the tour, students Tahoe Community College, learn where to seek support if session. spent time learning leader- then enjoyed time on the they attend SF State after For more information ship skills at Grizzly Creek beach at Tahoe. GolJ Lake Lo,:lg C l brating I oo sumrn r Family Dining in the Mountains Full Menu Selection - Beer andWine Homemade Soup; Salad and Desserts Dinner 5:30 & 7:30 Breakfast 8:OO-9:30 goldlakelodge.com 836-2350 8 miles up Gold Lake Road at the top of the hill high school, about Upward Bound or to Before departing San Fran- download an application for cisco, students had dinner on your high school student, vis- the Embarcadero and rode it the Upward Bound website the ferry from Pier 41 to Oak- at frc.edu/upwardbound/ or land at sunset as a full moon call the UB office at 283-0202, rose over the Bay Bridge. ext. 266. BOB RAYMOND PAINTING 836-1339 (cell) 249-3966 Lic.#759277 I To send an obituary, birth, death notice or legal, please send it here: typesetting@plumasnews.com I If you want to send a letter to ihe editor or a press release, please send it here: dfragnoli@plumasnews.comI