A new fire chief may be stepping into the challenged Chester Fire Department. Rifts among the department and Interim fire chief Waterman following the Chester Public Utility District’s firing of Chief Lane has spurred a series of conflicts among board members, the department, and... Read More.
The county of Plumas and the Almanor Foundation is seeking an agreement to team up and make the Chester Plaza a reality. The county owns the proposed site at Chester Park and the foundation has the vision to make improvements to it. These include... Read More.
Plumas County Board of Supervisors looks to approve grants to be submitted to the Community Development Block Grant to fund “Greenville Economic Development” and “Countywide Disaster Recovery Planning” as well as discuss the Chester Town Plaza, and Broadband during their second monthly meeting this... Read More.
Chester had a successful planning meeting on the planning design phase for upgrades to SR 36 which also serves as the town's main street. The community connectivity planning team held a workshop to invite the community to come and share thoughts and ideas. These... Read More.
If you have any qualms about Main street through Chester now is your chance to weigh in. Today from 5:30 to 7 pm the first of two community workshops will be held so you can share what you think HWY 36, also serving as... Read More.
As part of the ongoing Dixie fire PG&E repairs, Chester will finally see some permanent poles installed this week to bring relief to power instability. 26 wooden poles and other equipment along the transmission lines that run along HWY36 between Hamilton Branch and Chester... Read More.
A Chester restaurant will be receiving a 3,000 dollar grant from PG&E. The grant is from the company’s foundation supporting restaurants with ongoing pandemic recovery in assistance with the California restaurant foundation. Funds can be used to help with equipment upgrades from deferred maintenance,... Read More.
A Chester restaurant will be receiving a 3,000-dollar grant from PG&E. The grant is from the company’s foundation supporting restaurants with ongoing pandemic recovery in assistance with the California restaurant foundation. Funds can be used to help with equipment upgrades from deferred maintenance, as... Read More.
A four-year college is coming to Chester. The St. Andrew’s Academy, a Christian educational institution, is extending its educational reach with an accredited four-year liberal arts degree and will be the first Anglican college in the country for nearly a century. The move is... Read More.
The Chester Cemetery re-opens after being closed since the Dixie fire burned the grounds, facility, and equipment. As of the weekend debris and burnt vehicles have been removed, hazardous trees were taken down, and electrical power has been restored. The pump for the well... Read More.