Collins Pine celebrates retiree Mike McDonald, dry kiln lead. 24+ years service.
Canyon Dam Boat Launch Opens
We echo John Crotty's sentiment, "Thanks to the USFS for your efforts, one more step in the healing process of our fishing/boating community. As in past years the ramp is not a top priority with snow removal and it may take a couple of days after big snow events before it gets plowed."
Things Are Looking Good at Coppervale
Coppervale has a base depth of 22 inches with more on the way today. Keep checking their status and the snow phone for opening updates. https://www.facebook.com/Coppervale-Ski-Area-Page-284635502051741
Highway 70 Closed Again
The slide location on State Route 70 in the Feather River Canyon near the Butte/Plumas County line became active early Monday morning. State Route 70 was closed between Jarbo Gap and the Greenville Wye. Caltrans and the contractor are assessing the area. There is no current estimated time of reopening the highway.
Elks Crab Feed, January 8
The Annual Crab Feed at the Almanor Elks Lodge in Chester will be held on January 8. Proceeds from the Crab Feed go toward Elks scholarships to high school students across the area. Tickets are available at Rouland Insurance and Edward Jones. Seating is limited and tickets are going fast.
B&B Booksellers Winter Hours
B&B Booksellers will be open Thursday through Sunday 10am-4pm this week; Thursday Dec. 23 from 10am-4pm; Christmas Eve 10am- 2pm. Closed Christmas Day through the new year. Complimentary coffee available.
Cravings Closed Until the New Year, but Dinner Options Available for Christmas and New Year's Eve
Cravings is closed until after Christmas due to catering Christmas events.
Christmas dinner take away option will be available soon.
New Year's Eve prime rib dinner details will be available soon.
North Shore Campground Opens for Reservations
Online reservations will begin January 15, 2022! At this time, please be patient as their software is currently being updated. Their internet and phones are still hit or miss as the lines are being repaired as quickly as possible given that most of them were burned during the Dixie Fire. Right now please send all inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hazardous Tree Removal Info
Jerry Sipe, Plumas County Director of Emergency Management and Environmental Health, hosts CalOES representative giving us more information about the Hazardous Tree Removal Program. Watch the YouTube Vidoe here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9ZIRCb9Ahs
Chester Cemetery District is on the Move
New director of the Chester Cemetery Board, Ken Wilson, shown here standing next to interim manager David Price, and new General Manager Wes Scott, are highlighted in Plumas News. To read the full article Click Here
Clean Up At The Fish Pens
Clean up at the Almanor Fishing Association fish pens located at Hamilton Branch. The AFA fish pen program is the longest running, most successful fish pen program in the state.
Plumas Child Abuse Prevention Council Holds Creative Arts Contest
Plumas County youth are invited to participate in a Creative Arts Contest for the holidays, hosted by the Plumas Child Abuse Prevention Council. Age categories are as follows: 4 and under, 5 to 7, 8 to 10, 11 to 13, 14 and up. To learn more, visit plumaschildren.org/
Plumas County Library Winter Book Giveaway
For daily (and sometimes hourly) news and information, please visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/lakealmanorarea
This year the library is asking patrons to decorate a snowflake, return it to the library (during open hours) and receive a free book. The giveaway will be held at each branch from Dec. 1 – 30. The theme is “Books are unique just like Snowflakes.” The designed snowflakes will be displayed in the library windows. You can pick up a blank snowflake at any branch or print them at www.plumascounty.us/593