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4A Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015 Feather River Bulletin RODEO, from page 1A The overall winner is selected based 70 percent on the competition, 20 percent on safety innovations and 10 percent on the best-looking vehicles. The driving competition is judged on skill level, with times only being used as a tiebreaker. Plumas County came out on top and earned the coveted Golden Snow Plow Globe and "bragging rights for a year." Those who attended the event included representatives from Lassen, Sierra, Butte, Placer and Trinity counties; as well as Caltrans. Tec Equipment of Sparks, Nevada, brought a mobile barbecue and served lunch, with the assistance of several sponsors who paid for food and supplies for the day. "This didn't cost the county any money," Blackwell stressed. In addition to the information presented and the competition, Blackwell added that the annual event provides an opportunity to network with others. I RENT DISCOUNT (for well-qualified tenant) ' ' You bring the food...we have everything else! " Great Quincy location, visibility and foot traffic! Join Safewaz Rite Aid & Dollar Tree Gary Christensen (DRE# 828235) Pacific Commercial Mat 719.434.4661 I Pcetol Sal~lce: USPS (No. 188-550.) Periodicals postage paid at Quincy, CA. Pebllahed: Every Wednesday morning by Feather Publishing Co., Inc. Office LoceUon and houro: 287 Lawrence St., Quincy, CA 95971. Mailing address: P.O. Box B, Quincy, CA 95971. Office is open Man. through Fd., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. How to contact us: All departments: (530) 283-0800. FAX: (530) 283-3952. Emaih Website: Owlnlerohlp 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. ecedlinse: 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: anytimel re aubecrlbe: Call (530) 283-0800, come to the Bulletin office, use the handy coupon below or send email to Adjudication: The Feather River Bulletin is adjudicated a legal newspaper by Superior Court Decree No. 4644 (1953) and qualified for publication of matters required by law to be published in a newspaper. Po~setor: Send change of address orders to the Feather River Bulletin, P.O. Box B, Quincy, CA 95971. Michael C. Taborskl Jenny Lee Elise Monroe. Co-Owner/Publisher Photo Editor Bookkeeper Ked Taborsld Mary Newhouse Eva Small Co-Owner/Legal Advertising Classified, Circ Manager Graphics Dept. Kevin Mallory Cobey Brown Sandy tendon Vice Pres./Admin. Vice Pres./Operations Human Resources Dir., Office Manager Dan McDonald Tom Fomey Managing Editor Production Manager P California Newpaper Publishers Assoc. recycled paper i H n B i i i l l i II Subseription Order Form Feather River Bulletin P,O. Box B, Quincy, CA 95971 Please enter my onbecdptlon for __ years. [~ Enclosed find my check for $ [~ In County $26 per year [~ Out of State $44 per year [~J In Colifomla $37 per year. Name | Address. I City, State, Zip Suke~il~orm can be transferred, but not refunded. ill I m i m i m i i i i i i 'J ~.~'- ~ The driver carefully manipulates the bowling ball during the grader designed to hone skills that will be needed this winter. BOARD, from page 1A Biomass update Jonathan Kusel, executive director of the Sierra She told the supervisors Institute, updated the that in the past year her supervisors on his group's office has seen 39 new clients biomass project. and sheltered 19 children and Sierra Institute now has adults. The biggest change the property, money for that she has seen is the equipment and a secure fuel increase in male victims, supply. "All of the pieces are "We used to see one a year, now in place," Kusel said. this year there are five," she "I've been waiting for this said. news," Supervisor Simpson "Thank you for all the good said. "This is one of my work you do," Board projects; I'm thrilled." Chairman Kevin Goss told Martinetti and Supervisor Update available Lori Simpson thanked Louise Steenkamp, the Martinetti and her agency acting director of the Mental for "the valuable work that Health Department, said that you do." the Mental Health Services Act update was available for comment. A hard copy could Great time to increase the value of your home or property while the price of building materials is still low Kitchens Bathrooms Room Additions Decks Fencing Finish Basements Siding Old Home Remodels & Restoration Complete Interior & Remodeling. FREE Estimates! CONSTRUCTION SINCE 1984 We also do all Insurance-Related Repairs. Serving the area's constructionneeds for 31years! Licensed & Insured General Building Contractor Mike and Donovan Beatty, Owners Calif. Lic. #453927 (s3o) zs3-zo3s competition. Though the drivers have fun, the snow rodeo is be obtained from the department or is available for review online at Steenkamp also announced a law and ethics training for health care providers would be offered Oct. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Mineral Building at the fairgrounds. Nationally recognized District Attorney David Hollister announced that Kevin Brackett, the district attorney in the 16th judicial district of South Carolina, had contacted him and wanted to include Hollister's office in a national research study. Hollister's office had been selected for its efficiency in moving cases through the judicial process in a timely manner. While Hollister received the contact, he shared the success with the county's entire criminal justice system. "It is evident to me, we could not see success in this area without the efforts of law enforcement in conducting investigations, the defense bar in working hard to be efficient and, especially, the court in undertaking efforts to assure justice is served in as timely manner as possible," he said following the meeting. A lot of tires Public Works Director Bob Perreault announced that 1,300 tires had been collected during the collection event held in Greenville. State of Jefferson feedback During the portion of the board meeting set aside for correspondence, Supervisor Simpson said she "got a lot of correspondence for standing up to the state of Jefferson." Board Chairman Goss said he received a lot of comments "for and against, and fence sitting." And Supervisor Jeff Engel said that he also received a lot of correspondence on Jefferson as well as the Beckwourth Fire dispatch issue. Supervisors Sherrie Thrall and Terry Swofford were not present for the Oct. 13 meeting. Q, from page 1A wetland. Hanson is retired Plumas National Forest botanist and president of Northern California Botanists. Quincy Library, 6 p.m. Sierra West End Educational Theatre, drama-based program for teens, trains peer educators and mentors. Meets 6 - 8 p.m., Tuesdays at the West End Theatre, 14 Crescent Street. Wednesday: Magic Beanstalk Player program for K-2 grades, focusing on drama skills, improv, characterization, storytelling, monologues and learning a musical number. Wednesdays, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St. Thank lOU to all wonclerful t:riencls ancl t:arnil Monroe J i