Portola Reporter Public Notices for the week of 6/7/17

Chilcoot property sale

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE TS No. CA-16-744415-JB Order No.: 160257551-CA-VOI NOTE: THERE IS A SUMMARY OF THE INFORMATION IN THIS DOCUMENT ATTACHED TO THE COPY PROVI DED TO THE MORTGAGOR OR TRUSTOR (Pursuant to Cal. Civ. Code 2923.3) YOU ARE IN DEFAULT UNDER A DEED OF TRUST DATED 9/20/2007. UNLESS YOU TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY, IT MAY BE SOLD AT A PUBLIC SALE. IF YOU NEED AN EXPLANATION OF THE NATURE OF THE PROCEEDING AGAINST YOU, YOU SHOULD CONTACT A LAWYER. A public auction sale to the highest bidder for cash, cashier’s check drawn on a state or national bank, check drawn by state or federal credit union, or a check drawn by a state or federal savings and loan association, or savings association, or savings bank specified in Section 5102 to the Financial C ode and authorized to do business in this state, will be held by duly appointed trustee. The sale will be made, but without covenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances, to pay the remaining principal sum of the note(s) secured by the Deed of Trust, with interest and late charges thereon, as provided in the note(s), advances, under the terms of the Deed of Trust, interest thereon, fees, charges and expenses of the Trustee for the total amount (at the time of the initial publication of the Notice of Sale) reasonably estimated to be set forth below. The amount may be greater on the day of sale. BENEFICIARY MAY ELECT TO BID LESS THAN THE TOTAL AMOUNT DUE. Trustor(s): BJORN J BERG, MARRIED, ASHLEY BERG Recorded: 10/10/2007 as Instrument No. 2007-0008368 of Official Records in the office of the Recorder of PLUMAS County, California; Date of Sale: 7/3/2017 at 11:00 AM Place of Sale: At the East Entrance to the Plumas County Courthouse, located at 520 Main Street, Quincy, CA 95971 Amount of unpaid balance and other charges: $221,833.54 The purported property address is: 96124 RUTH WAY, CHILCOOT, CA 96105 Assessor’s Parcel No.: 010-180-004 NOTICE TO POTENTIAL BIDDERS: If you are considering bidding on this property lien, you should understand that there are risks involved in bidding at a trustee auction. You will be bidding on a lien, not on the property itself. Placing the highest bid at a trustee auction does not automatically entitle you to free and clear ownership of the property. You should also be aware that the lien being auctioned off may be a junior lien. If you are the highest bidder at the auction, you are or may be responsible for paying off all liens senior to the lien being auctioned off, before you can receive clear title to the property. You are encouraged to investigate the existence, priority, and size of outstanding liens that may exist on this property by contacting the county recorder’s office or a title insurance company, either of which may charge you a fee for this information. If you consult either of these resources, you should be aware that the same lender may hold more than one mortgage or deed of trust on the property. NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNER: The sale date shown on this notice of sale may be postponed one or more times by the mortgagee, beneficiary, trustee, or a court, pursuant to Section 2924g of the California Civil Code. The law requires that information about trustee sale postponements be made available to you and to the public, as a courtesy to those not present at the sale. If you wish to learn whether your sa le date has been postponed, and, if applicable, the rescheduled time and date for the sale of this property, you may call 800-280-2832 for information regarding the trustee’s sale or visit this Internet Web site http://www.qualityloan.com, using the file number assigned to this foreclosure by the Trustee: CA-16-744415-JB. Information about postponements that are very short in duration or that occur close in time to the scheduled sale may not immediately be reflected in the telephone information or on the Internet Web site. The best way to verify postponement information is to attend the scheduled sale. The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the property address or other common designation, if any, shown herein. If no street address or other common designation is shown, directions to the location of the property may be obtained by sending a written request to the beneficiary within 10 days of the date of first publication of this Notice of Sale. If the sale is set aside for any reason, including if the Trustee is unable to convey title, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return o f the monies paid to the Trustee. This shall be the Purchaser’s sole and exclusive remedy. The purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Trustor, the Trustee, the Beneficiary, the Beneficiary’s Agent, or the Beneficiary’s Attorney. If you have previously been discharged through bankruptcy, you may have been released of personal liability for this loan in which case this letter is intended to exercise the note holders right’s against the real property only. QUALITY MAY BE CONSIDERED A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Date: Quality Loan Service Corporation 411 Ivy Street San Diego, CA 92101 619-645-7711 For NON SALE information only Sale Line: 800-280-2832 O r Login to: http://www.qualityloan.com Reinstatement Line: (866) 645-7711 Ext 5318  Quality Loan Service Corp. TS No.: CA-16-744415-JB IDSPub #0126891 5/31/2017 6/7/2017 6/14/2017

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May 31, June 7, 14, 2017|


Plumas Eureka

Community Services District

Special Announcement

You are invited to a workshop to receive your suggestions and answer questions concerning the establishment and operation of a water treatment facility to remove arsenic from the District’s drinking water.

The construction and operation of this facility will increase your water rates so it is important that you contribute to the discussion.

Date: June 24, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM

Place:  Plumas Eureka Fire Station

200 Lundy Lane


Farr West Engineering has completed a Feasibility Study describing technologies and possible locations for a water treatment plant that will lower the arsenic concentration in our drinking water to levels below the Federal Maximum Contaminate Level (MCL). The report was required by the California Water Resources Control Board as a follow up an Engineering Report completed in April 2017. The PECSD Board of Directors and Farr West Engineering will answer questions and take your suggestions for locating, building and operation the facility

In addition to oral comments, written comments will be accepted at the meeting, or may be sent to Plumas Eureka CSD.

The feasibility report titled, “Technical Memorandum, Plumas Eureka Community Services District, Arsenic Mitigation-Preferred Alternative Evaluation” can be found on our website, www.pecsd.org. We strongly urge you to read the report prior to coming to the meeting.

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June 7, 14, 21, 2017|


Budget Notice

Notice is hereby given that the General Manager of the Gold Mountain Community Services District has prepared a proposed final budget which is available for inspection at the Gold Mountain CSD office Tuesday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. The Board of Directors will meet to adopt the final budget at the District Office: 150 Pacific St. #8 Portola, CA on June 16th, 2017 at 10:00 am. Any person may appear and be heard regarding any item in the budget or regarding the addition of other items.

Tiana Bradley

Secretary of the Gold Mountain Community Services District.

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June 7, 14, 2017|



(UCC SECS. 6101-6107)

Notice is hereby given to the Creditors of R W WIGGIN (DECEASED) AND SHIRLEY A. WIGGIN , Sellers, whose business address is P.O. BOX 1, CHILCOOT, CA 96105, County of Plumas, that a bulk sale is about to be made to GOODWIN & SONS, INC., Buyer, whose business address is P.O. BOX 3269, CRESTLINE, CA 92325, County of San Bernardino.

The location of the property to be transferred is 94139 Highway 70, Chilcoot, CA 96105,  Plumas County, Ca.

Said property is described in general as: All inventory, Goodwill, Fueling System, Off-sale Beer and Wine License and Fixtures and Equipment of that certain business known as Wiggins Trading Post.

So far as is known to the buyer, the seller has not used any business name or address other than the above during the last three years past.

The bulk sale is to be consummated on or after June 26, 2017.

This bulk sale is subject to Section 6106.2 of the Uniform Commercial Code of the State of California. Claims may be filed at CAL-SIERRA TITLE COMPANY; 295 MAIN STREET, QUINCY, CA 95971 on or before June 23, 2017, which is the business day before the sale date specified above.

Dated: June 1, 2017



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June 7, 2017|


Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT, AND ADOPTION MEETING The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) is accepting public comment on proposed amendments to the statewide General Permit for Storm Water Discharges from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (Small MS4 Permit), to implement total maximum daily load (TMDL) requirements. The State Water Board will hold a public hearing to receive oral comments onWednesday, July 5, 2017 at 9:30 a.m., at the Joe Serna Jr. – Cal/EPA Headquarters Building, Coastal Hearing Room, 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814. The State Water Board will consider adoption of the proposed amendments onTuesday, December 19, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. at the Joe Serna Jr. – Cal/EPA Headquarters Building, Coastal Hearing Room, at the address listed above. Proposed amendment documents are available at http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/water_issues/programs/stormwater/phase_ii_municipal.shtml. Paper copy requests and questions may be directed to Bill Hereth at (916) 341-5688 or bill.hereth@waterboards.ca.gov. Written comments must be received by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, July 20, 2017, and addressed to Jeanine Townsend, Clerk to the Board, State Water Resources Control Board, 1001 I Street, 24th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814. Comments may be submitted electronically (if less than 15 megabytes in total size) to the Clerk via email at commentletters@waterboards.ca.gov with the subject line “Comment Letter – Small MS4 Permit Amendment.” Interested persons desiring to receive future public notices in this matter, including any changes to noticed dates and deadlines, must sign up for e-mail notification at http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/resources/email_subscriptions/swrcb_subscribe.shtml by checking the box for storm water municipal permitting issues.




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June 7, 2017|



Moonlight Range Project

Plumas National Forest

Mt. Hough and Beckwourth

Ranger Districts

The Forest Service is seeking comments on the Moonlight Range Project. The project proposes to authorize grazing and amend the allotment management plans on the Antelope, Antelope Lake, Lights Creek and Lone Rock Allotments. Our proposed actions would include the following types of activities: fencing off sensitive areas, and implementing site-specific management actions to improve the condition of identified meadows, stream reaches and fens. The project area is south of Janesville, California about 3 miles and north of Quincy, California about 8 miles on the Mt Hough and Beckwourth Ranger Districts of the Plumas National Forest in Plumas and Lassen Counties, California. The Antelope Allotment is located in all or portions of T27N, R12E, Sections 1-3, 10-13, T27N, R13E, Sections 2-11, 16-20, T28N, R11E, Sections 1, 11-14, 24, T28N, R12E, Sections 6, 8, 9, 13-29, 34-36, T28N, R13E, Sections 19 and 28-34. The Antelope Lake Allotment is located in all or portions of T27N, R12E, Sections 10-15, 22-27, T27N, R13E Sections 18, 19 and 30. The Lights Creek Allotment is located in all or portions of T27N, R10E, Sections 1-5, 8-29, 33-35, T27N R11E, Sections 5-8, 17-19 and 30. The Lone Rock Allotment is located in all or portions of T27N, R11E, Sections 1-4, 10-15, 24, T27N, R12E, Sections 3-10, 16-22, T28N, R11E, Sections 10, 11, 14-16, 21-28, 33-36, T28N, R12E, Sections 19, 20 and 28-34.

The Environmental Assessment is available for review at the Mount Hough Ranger District, 39696 State Highway 70, Quincy, California, 95971; or, on-line at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/projects/plumas/landmanagement/projects  and scroll down to Moonlight Range Project.

This project is subject to comment pursuant to 36 CFR 218, Subparts A and B. Only those who submit timely project-specific written comments during a public comment period are eligible to file an objection. Individuals or representatives of an entity submitting comments must sign the comments or verify identity upon request.

The Forest Service will accept comments on this proposal for 30 days following publication of the opportunity to comment legal notice which is the exclusive means for calculating the comment period. Commenters should not rely upon dates or timeframe information provided by any other source. It is the commenter’s responsibility to ensure timely receipt of comments (36 CFR 218.25).

Comments must be submitted to the Responsible Officials, Micki Smith and/or Matthew Jedra, District Rangers, c/o Kyla Sabo, Project Leader, Mount Hough Ranger District, 39696 State Highway 70, Quincy, California, 95971; delivered to the address shown above during business hours (M-F 8:00am to 4:30pm); or submitted by FAX (530) 283-1821. Electronic comments, in common (.doc, .pdf, .rtf, .txt) formats, may be submitted to: comments-pacificsouthwest-plumas-mthough@fs.fed.us  with Subject: Moonlight Range Project. Names of commenters will be part of the public record subject to the Freedom of Information Act.

For additional information, Kyla Sabo, email: kylasabo@fs.fed.us phone 530-283-7619.

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June 7, 2017|


Opportunity to Object

to Moonlight Fire Area Invasive Plant Treatment Project

The Moonlight Fire Area Invasive Plant Treatment Project (Moonlight IPT Project) Final Environmental Assessment (EA) and draft Decision Notice (DN) are complete. Correspondence providing a website to access these electronic documents was sent to those who requested copies of the documents or submitted specific written comments related to the project.

The Moonlight IPT project is part of the Plumas National Forest Fire Restoration effort. Fire settlement funds received by the Forest Service provide a unique opportunity to restore ecosystem health, function, and resilience within the areas affected by the Moonlight (2007) wildfire. The Moonlight IPT Project proposes to treat priority invasive plant infestations using a combination of manual, mechanical, cultural, and chemical methods. The use of chemical herbicide treatments would not exceed 250 acres annually. Invasive plants proposed for treatment include jointed goatgrass, spotted knapweed, yellow starthistle, Canada thistle, Scotch broom, dyer’s woad, and medusahead. The project is located approximately 15 to 27 air miles northeast of Quincy, California in Plumas County.

The Final EA and the Draft DN are available electronically for review at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/projects/plumas/landmanagement/projects. Scroll down to Moonlight Fire Area Invasive Plant Treatment Project.

The Responsible Officials who will issue a decision on this project are Micki Smith, District Ranger, Mount Hough Ranger District, and Matthew Jedra, District Ranger, Beckwourth Ranger District. A copy of the Final EA, draft DN, and additional information regarding this proposed project can be obtained from: John Slown, Biologist/Planner, email: jslown@fs.fed.us; telephone: 406-329-3749.

This proposed project is subject to the objection process pursuant to 36 CFR 218 Subparts A and B.

Eligibility to File Objections

Objections will be accepted only from those who have previously submitted specific written comments regarding the proposed project either during scoping or other designated opportunity for public comment in accordance with § 218.5(a). Issues raised in objections must be based on previously-submitted, timely, specific, written comments regarding the proposed project unless based on new information arising after designated opportunities.

Individual members of organizations must have submitted their own comments to meet the requirements of eligibility as an individual, objections received on behalf of an organization are considered as those of the organization only. If an objection is submitted on behalf of a number of individuals or organizations, each individual or organization listed must meet the eligibility requirement of having previously submitted comments on the project (§ 218.7). Names and addresses of objectors will become part of the public record.

Contents of an Objection

Incorporation of documents by reference in the objection is permitted only as provided for at § 218.8(b). Minimum content requirements of an objection are identified in (§ 218.8(d) include:

  • Objector’s name, address, and telephone number (if available); with signature or other verification of authorship supplied upon request;
  • Identification of the lead objector when multiple names are listed, along with verification upon request;
  • Name of project, name and title of the responsible official, national forest/ranger district of project;
  • Sufficient narrative description of those aspects of the proposed project objected to, specific issues related to the project, how environmental law, regulation, or policy would be violated, and suggested remedies which would resolve the objection; and,
  • Statement demonstrating the connection between prior specific written comments on this project and the content of the objection, unless the objection issue arose after the designated opportunity(ies) for comment.

Filing an Objection

Written objections, including any attachments, must be filed (regular mail, fax, email, hand-delivery, or express delivery) with the Reviewing Officer: Daniel Lovato, Forest Supervisor, c/o Katherine Carpenter, Environmental Coordinator, Plumas National Forest Supervisor’s Office, 159 Lawrence Street, Quincy, CA 95971, fax 530-283-7746, within 45 days following the publication date of this legal notice in the newspaper of record. The office business hours for those submitting hand-delivered objections are: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Electronic objections must be submitted in a format such as an email message, portable document format (.pdf), plain text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), and Word (.doc or .docx) to objections-pacificsouthwest-plumas@fs.fed.us. It is the responsibility of Objectors to ensure their objection is received in a timely manner (§ 218.9). Please include Moonlight IPT Project in the subject line of electronic messages.

The publication date in the Feather River Bulletin, newspaper of record, is the exclusive means for calculating the time to file an objection of this project. Those wishing to object to this proposed project should not rely upon dates or timeframe information provided by any other source.

Published LCT

June 6, 2017|

Published FRB, PR

June 7, 2017|


Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed 2017/2018 Fiscal Year Budget

Notice is hereby given that the Interim General Manager of Plumas Eureka Community Services District will present the Board of Directors with the Proposed 2017/2018 Fiscal Year Final Draft Budget for approval. A copy of the report is available at the offices of Plumas Eureka Community Services District, 200 Lundy Lane Blairsden, CA 96103. Notice is further provided that a Public Hearing has been scheduled for June 14, 2017, at 9:00 am, or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, at the District’s office at 200 Lundy Lane, Blairsden, CA 96103, at which time the Board will hear and consider any objections or protests to the 2017/2018 Fiscal Year Budget and consider adopting or revising the 2017/2018 Fiscal Year Budget.

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June 7, 14, 2017|




A Timber Harvesting Plan (THP) will be submitted to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CDF) within Sections 25,34,35,36, T22N,R12E; MDB&M, Plumas County. The proposed THP is located approximately 2 miles southeast of Graeagle near Clio. This notice is to request information about domestic water supplies from Class I, II, and IV watercourses that receive drainage from the THP area and are within 1000 feet downstream of the THP boundary. Watercourses that may be affected include Mohawk Creek, Sulphur Creek, Middle Fork Feather River, and unnamed tributaries to these watercourses. If you have any information about domestic water supplies from these watercourses, please contact (within 10 days):

Sierra Pacific Industries

c/o Doug Praetzel RPF #2402

P.O. Box 1450

Cedar Ridge, CA 95924

(530) 272-2297 ext228

Any responses will be submitted with the THP to the CDF for review. If any domestic supplies are noted the THP shall contain mitigations necessary to protect the domestic water supply.

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June 7, 2017|