Tuesday, April 29, 2014 — A contract agreement has been approved for Bob Burns who has been hired as Lassen County’s new counsel.
Burns, who is currently serving as the district attorney, will begin his new duties effective May 16. He will be filling the position being vacated by Rhetta Vander Ploeg.
The supervisors approved the contract during a Tuesday, April 22 meeting in Bieber.
Burns told the supervisors he appreciated the opportunity to participate in the recruitment process and it has been a privilege to serve as the district attorney, but change is good.
For the full story and other local stories, read the April 29, 2014 edition of the Lassen County Times.