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Blue Star Moms host quilt-in to support Joshua’s Hands

Sunday, April 5, 2015 — Local quilters have an opportunity to practice their craft and support Joshua’s Hands, a nonprofit organization that supports ill and injured warfighters and veterans at a quilt-in held April 17 through 19 at the Veterans Memorial Hall in Susanville.

The Soaring Eagle Chapter of the Blue Star Mothers and Country Pines Quilt Shop host the event.

The quilt-in will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 17, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 18 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 19.

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Commission approves Park and Ride study

Sunday, April 5, 2015 — The Lassen County Transportation Commission reviewed and approved the final Park and Ride study report.

During the March 9 commission meeting, Traffic Works and Green Dot Transportation Solutions presented the report, which pointed out potential locations and funding opportunities, in hopes it would be added to the regional transportation plan to apply for grants.

“Without the document being … on the Regional Transportation Plan, it’s really not eligible to go out for the grant funds,” said Loren Chilson with Traffic Works “It does not mean you have to do it … but you can’t go anywhere without it.

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Lassen Community College honors Disability Awareness Month

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Members from the Lassen Community College Special Athletes and Activities Club pose with speaker and author E. Tony Williams after he spoke about respecting everyone during the Disability Awareness Month events on campus Tuesday, March 24.

Saturday, April 4, 2015 — Lassen Community College students, staff and community members recognized Disability Awareness Month through a variety of events.

Tuesday, March 24, author and motivational speaker E. Tony Williams addressed the event’s attendees, sharing details about the March 1973 gang sniper shooting that hit him in the back and left him paralyzed, and his painful and enlightening recovery.

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Osmond headlines festival

Saturday, April 4, 2015 — Plans are underway for the biggest Bandwagon Festival yet.

Slated for noon to 8 p.m. June 13 at Diamond Mountain Casino, organizer A.R. Danes said the new theme for the fundraising festival is “The Bandwagon festival is on the move and steppin’ it up an octave.”

The lead performer for this year’s festival will be up and coming country singer Nathan Osmond.

Osmond, an award-winning Nashville recording artist has had several songs reach number 1 on some country music charts.

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School plans energy-savings projects

Saturday, April 4, 2015 — In an attempt to acquire the full Prop 39 funds, the Susanville School District has entered into a master services agreement with SmartWatt Inc.

“We’ve been working on trying to find a solution for our Prop 39 energy efficiency monies for quite a while now,” said superintendent Jason Waddell.

Prop 39 funds, under the California Clean Energy Jobs Act, allowed school districts to request funding by submitting an energy expenditure plan application, according to California Energy Commission website.

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