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Supes approve $4.1 million loan

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 — Lassen County will be securing a 20-year loan in an amount not to exceed $4.1 million to fund several capital projects, as well as a monetary contribution for a community swimming pool.
    The Lassen County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution allowing county administrative officer Richard Egan to execute  documentation for the finalization of the lease purchase financing during a Tuesday, May 26 meeting.         

The supervisors had approved a competitive bid process and Stacie Frerichs, of Governmental Financial Strategies, Inc., said numerous bids were received and one was selected matching what the county was looking for as far as debt service and total dollars borrowed.  

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Board to discuss rules and procedures

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 — The Lassen County Board of Supervisors will be holding  a study session, date yet to be determined, to discuss whether to amend its Rules of Procedures resolution.
     The board gave direction to staff  after county counsel Bob Burns presented the matter during a Tuesday, May 26 meeting.     
    “I was invited to agendize this and promote some discussion regarding whether this board wants to amend, or not, its rules related in the manner in which it conducts its meetings, of course within the bounds of the law,” Burns said.

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Wheels West owner funds FFA trip

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Susanville FFA’s veterinary science team will be traveling to Louisville, Kentucky in the fall to compete in the national convention without worry of having to raise money as Jason Rieger, owner of Wheels West, is covering the costs of the entire trip. The FFA members met with Rieger Friday, May 29 and presented him with letters thanking him for the donation. Pictured are Ashley Miller, left, Clarissa Faustino, Rieger, Lindsay Noggles and Courtney Jones. Rieger said he grew up in Susanville and when he came back to open the business part of his mission was to give back to the community. He said the team deserves it and worked hard and he didn’t want them to worry about how to get to nationals.

 

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PG&E plans to protect lake levels

Monday, June 1, 2015 — Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced recently that Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake water levels are projected to be below normal this summer due to continued drought conditions.
    PG&E announced the lake level projections now at the 2105 Lake Level Committee meeting in Chico, which is held most years to review and discuss PG&E’s planned water operations for Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake for the remainder of the year. The committee name refers to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project no. 2105, which is the license number for PG&E’s Upper North Fork of the Feather River hydroelectric project.

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CattleWomen announce scholarship winners

Sunday, May 31, 2015 —  Those who supported the Lassen County CattleWomen by attending the 26th annual A Taste of Beef, A Sip of Wine probably noticed the event had a whole new look and feel from years past.
    This year’s event held in March, featured wonderful beef carving stations, fantastic wines, signature hors d’ oeuvres and once again, the fundraiser was a huge success.
    A Taste of Beef, A Sip of Wine plays a key role in the Lassen County CattleWomen’s ability to provide scholarships to
the young people in
the community.

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