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4B Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010 Bulletin, Progressive, Record, Reporter s CalFire cares and wears pink CalFire administrative staff sports pink T-shirts in support of the Cares Enough to Wear Pink campaign to raise awareness about breast cancer. Back row (from left): unit chief Brad Lutts, office technician Carol Potter, personnel specialist Mary Jo Norris, battalion chief Dave Junette. Front row (from left): forestry logistics Officer Doug Beutler, battalion chief Donna McCain, office technician Shirley Barber and accounting technician Evelyn Glenn Photo courtesy of CalFire You may notice a differ- ence in the uniform attire of CalFire employees towards the end of October. The Cali- fornia Department of" Forestry and Fire Protection is participating in the 2010 national "Cares Enough to Wear Pink" campaign tak- ing place Oct. 25 - 27, in sup- port of cancer awareness. Employees of the Lassen Modoc Plumas Unit of Cal- Fire will join more than 900 fire and police departments nationwide in wearing pink T-shirts on duty to draw at- tention to the cause. The response by unit staff has been tremendous. Not only have staff purchased T- shirts for themselves, they have purchased them for their wives, mothers, sisters and daughters. Many pur- chased their T-shirts in hon= or of a friend or family mem- ber who has battled the dis- ease. The money spent by staff to buy the T-shirts will come back to the Lassen-Modoc- Plumas Unit where it will be donated to a local nonprofit cancer related program or foundation. Plumas County Search and Rescue members Amy Kreth and her rescue dog, Sparkle; Sandy Os- man and Gerty; Lori Powers and Moxie and their ground support teammate, Georgia Knutsen, get ready for a training exercise in the Lakes Basin Recreation Area. Photo submitted t PSREC gives back to Search & Rescue One of the seven coopera- tive principles is commit- ment to community. Plumas- Sierra Rural Electric Cooper- ative (PSREC) is committed to the communities it serves. PSREC's telecommunica- tions subsidiaries support lo- cal organizations with dona- tions and a fundraising oppor- tunity through its "We Give Back" referral program. Plumas County Search and Rescue was a recent recipi- ent of funds that will help the organization purchase equip- ment for its search and res- cue teams. Groups such as Plumas County Search and Rescue that rely on donations and fundraisers to finance their organization have a great op- portunity with the We Give Back referral programs of- fered by PSREC's sub- sidiaries. "We Give Back" referral programs give a portion of the profits from PSREC's telecommunications sub- sidiaries back to local groups and organizations in Plumas, Lassen and Sierra counties that refer customers to pur- chase its products and ser- vices. Once organizations be- come participants in the pro- gram, they can earn funds by simply referring customers to purchase Internet or DI- RECTV services from PSREC's subsidiaries. New customers must let the subsidiaries know at the time of sale that an organiza- tion referred them; that orga- nization will get credit for the sale and earn a referral donation. For more information and an application for the "We Give Back" program, visit psrec.coop/wegiveback, or call the PSREC marketing department at 832-4261. BLOTTER, from page 3B call was transferred to the CHP. CHP requested a deputy respond. An officer reported checking Highway 89 all the way to Canyon Dam' and couldn't locate anything. In- formation was given to the CHP. Farm Terrorists Plant Dirty Bombs! In Chester, someone reported suspicious yellow and white buckets on a dirt animal feces. Dog Bite: In Portola, a caller reported the victim of a dog bite to the face. The caller didn't know if the victim sought medical treatment. An e-mail was sent to animal control to follow up. More Persistent Than the Av- erage Bears ... Maybe: In Delleker, a caller received in- formation of four bears near a residence. Information was road. A deputy advised the given to a deputy. A deputy nn.a ,;,.h  reported aftrp, gl.e eocou!;- containers were ............ .... - , sawdust and domestic,..agement from umts tms6ene the bears left the area. The re- porting party called back to advise they returned several minutes later. A deputy con- tacted the caller by phone and indicated F&G wouldn't re- spond unless the bears were a direct threat to him. Thursday, Oct. 21 Unfortunately it Doesn't Tame Wild People: In Cromberg, a caller reported the theft of a Husqvarna chainsaw from his garage. Unauthorized and Mobile: In , Quincy, a calleg rp.or.ted one shot fired near the industrial park around 10 p.m. Informa- tion was given to a sergeant in dispatch. Multiple calls were received. A sergeant reported it was fireworks but couldn't locate where they were com- ing from. More calls were re- ceived about an hour later. Someone reported seeing two people walking by possibly shooting them off. Another resident reported two fire- works hit her front window and requested a unit. At 1 a.m. a deputy and CHP still couldn't locate the suspects. Fireworks Display: In Quincy, a caller reported shots fired in front of the mill at 10/ A [ My husband is forgetting a lot these days, 1 and it is getting to the poi'nt that I need to take g over our affairs, but he gets so angry at me when I ask for the monthly bills, or have our neighbor fix small things around the house. I feel so alone and a little insecure and sad, too. Call the Plumas/Sierra Crisis Line at 1-877-332-2754 and for referrals and resources including a caregivers support group. This is a difficult transition for the both of you. Crisis Line  Resource 283-4333 :w. Center 1-877-332-2754 or 283-5515 J A program ,f PU:uarSceCrceSinS t lentervention Book Your Dream Today :afion When's the best time to go to Hawaii? NOW! ra Travel 37140 Main St., Burney, CA 96013 CST#2012723-40 tarotravel@frontlernet.net i REDUCE- RE-USE- RECYCLE Budget conscious? Find things at good prices and good values at these area stores. i EPHC Auxiliary Nifty Thrifty 116 Commercial St. "Old Town Portola" Open for donations and great values. Tuesday through Saturday, 10am-3pm PLUMAS DISTRICT HOSPITAL VOLUNTEERS arain 0utique A unique shop in Quincy 293 Lawrence Street, Quincy ~ In the Big Red Barn Small Furniture, Housewares, Wall Decor, Jewelry, Gently Used Clothing for Men, Women & Children Mon to Fri 11am to 3pm Donations appreciated 530-283-1762 o Co]0000l]nLlKes ]P]iacCe. 5(e(c(om(dl lHla]nl(dI Tr(ealsur(es Quincy Thrift 484 Main St. Downtown Quincy Antiques Used Furniture Household Items Collectibles Books Jewelry Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10am-4pm 72850 Hwy. 70 * 3 Miles West of Portola 832-5111 [ KRISSV'S KLOSET AND KOLLECTIBLES II _ I., I THRIFT STORE ..11 , i,;' " WI. I I o .  II *  Consigmnent  1 r ] I i Second-hand Clothing ill " Shoppe I I II " Colledtibles and much more  II SE /S& I I | .Donations Welcome i II a v,, I Ii .o-8..-,.oo Jll any pur,ase.o, ',0 or more I ,14" 18, Nevada St., Po,'tola 4' II 00s00-44oo 00xp,ro00,O00,,O I sergeant advised it was fire- works. Several calls were re- ceived. CHP REPORT Unknown object, Oct. 1 Nathan Keyfel, 22, of Tay- lorsville was traveling in a 1997 Jeep west on SR-70 east of Belden Town Road at approxi- mately 45 mph. CHP reported Keyfel al- legedly became distracted by an unknown object close to hisface. He attempted to re- move the debris and crossed over the solid white painted line to the north of SR-70. Keyfel immediately turned his vehicle to the left, crossing both lanes of traffic. This un- safe turning movement caused the left front of the ve- hicle to collide with the steel guardrail to the south of the roadway. After the collision, the left front of the vehicle remained resting against the guardrail with the rear blocking the eastbound lane of traffic. Keyfel was uninjured. Unsafe speed, Oct. 19 Cody Norberg, 21, of Greenville was driving a white 1987 Buick Skylark northbound on Round Valley Road. According to CHP, Norberg was traveling at an alleged unsafe speed and was unable to negotiate a curve in the roadway, Norberg left the roadway and the vehicle struck a tree, partially eject- ing him from the vehicle. Emergency personnel re- sponded to the scene and ex- tracted Norberg from his ve- hicle. He was life-flighted to Enloe Hospital. [, CA [i I IC 261,559 KE N SWiTZER BROKER: W&W RE LIC 01863253. 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