Biznews for May 12, 2015

    Again this year, the community-minded folks at Plumas Bank are collecting peanut butter for our local food banks.
    Elizabeth Kuipers, vice president, marketing manager and investment relations manager for the bank said that “working together, we can make a difference and turn the tables on child hunger!”
    She said they chose peanut butter because it is high in protein and nutrition, has a long shelf life and is loved by children and adults.
    “One jar of peanut butter will make 16 sandwiches for a hungry family,” she said.
    All you have to help this great cause is drop off a jar or two to your local Plumas Bank branch.

Read more: Biznews for May 12, 2015

Biznews for May 5, 2015


Remember Mother's Day is this Sunday. Not sure what to get for her? Why not give your mom a heart-shaped pizza? Judy and Loren Galassi, owners of Papa Murphy's in Susanville, inform us they are offering heart-shaped pizza's this week in honor of Moms. Stop by anytime this week and the crew at Papa Murphy's will be happy to make one for you.

Read more: Biznews for May 5, 2015

Biznews for April 28, 2015


This week throughout Susanville, 14 local businesses are sponsoring the annual community Customer Appreciation event. In today’s paper you’ll find the special publication featuring the many shop-local deals these merchants have put together for you. In addition to getting great deals on quality products and services, you can enter to win one of six $50 shopping sprees, and the grand prize of a $200 shopping spree. Be sure to visit as many businesses as possible to increase your odds of winning. One semi-finalist will be selected for the grand prize drawing from each location. So the more locations you visit, the more chance you have to be the big winner!

Plus, you can enter to win the in-store drawings for fabulous prizes. Billington Ace Hardware is giving away a $100 store certificate, Treats Natural Pet Marketplace is having a Cutest Pet Photo Context this week and the lucky winner will get a customized gift basket for the cutest pet. Sierra Jewelry is giving away a $250 store certificate. They’re also giving away a man’s and ladies watch with a combined value of more than $400. You must be 18 or older to enter and there is only one entry per person per visit. On Friday, May 1, there will be complimentary appetizers at the event sponsors for your shopping enjoyment. Mark your calendar, and call your friends to kick off the week by visiting all 15 businesses that want to say thank you to all of their customers!

Read more: Biznews for April 28, 2015

Biznews for April 21, 2015


Michael Nye, of Michael Nye Electric, is back on the job. After a major accident just over three years ago, he is back doing electrical work. If you want to change out some old lights, or have any electric work you need done, give him a call. You can reach him at 260-1284 to schedule your appointment.


Are your kitchen, bathroom or laundry room cabinets worn out? Do they need to be restored? Kevin and Kitty Smith, local owner of Sears in Susanville, have just added another business to their store. Kitchen Tune-Up is nationally known, and now available here in Lassen (and Plumas) County. Kevin informs us you can restore your old cabinets — maybe they are squeaking, or don't roll open as well as they used to? Or maybe you want them refaced? Give your local Sears store a call to schedule your appointment at 257-5171.

Read more: Biznews for April 21, 2015

Biznews for April 14, 2015


The arrival of spring means Martin’s Produce and Greenhouse is having their eighth annual Open House and Customer Appreciation Day. This Saturday, April 18, come by and browse their large selection of vegetable and flowering plants, combo planters and don’t forget their hanging baskets and lawn furniture. There will be complimentary refreshments, including delicious homemade donuts.

Martin’s is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. They are located at 721-425 Cappezoli Lane, Standish.

For more information, call 254-6503 and see their ad in this week’s paper.

Read more: Biznews for April 14, 2015


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