Isabel Anthony-Cerros visits her great-grandfather’s grave Monday morning at Crescent City Cemetery.
On a day of remembrance in Del Norte County, veterans and community members gathered for a Memorial Day service at Crescent City Cemetery. Another service at the harbor paid tribute to fishermen lost at sea.
After a perceived threat caused local schools to go on high alert and sparked confusion among parents, education officials say they will pursue a memorandum of understanding with Crescent City and Del Norte County in an effort to better share information.
As part of a 7,100-kilometer cross-country hike to raise awareness for fallen vets and their families, Mike Viti walked through Jed Smith Redwoods State Park on Howland Hill Road on Thursday. Courtesy of Alex Larson
When Mike Viti returned to civilian life after being discharged from the Army last August, he was surprised at how little the American public seemed to think about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Enough fishermen provide information to secure grant
After fears that the Crescent City Harbor District would be forced to repay half of a $5 million grant used to rebuild the inner boat basin, commercial fishermen and harbor-based businesses prevented such a scenario by documenting that the port’s existence helps provide them with jobs.
Legislation would enact agreements on dam removal, water rights and stream flow
Upper Klamath Basin water sharing legislation introduced Wednesday by California and Oregon’s United States Senators includes authorization of the agreements that will remove four dams on the Klamath River and pump millions of dollars into improving salmon runs in the basin.