>Crescent City California News, Sports, & Weather | The Triplicate

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Home arrow News arrow Local News

Local News

Rancheria gets grant for motel cleanup

Elk Valley awarded $352,000 to revitalize Ocean Way, Wagon Wheel

Two run-down Del Norte County motels will be transformed into something else at the hand of the Elk Valley Rancheria, which was recently granted federal dollars for the task.  

Bill to ban offshore drilling advances

A bill that would ban any new drilling off the California Coast was approved by the State Assembly’s Natural Resources Committee 7-2 on Monday, sending the bill to the Assembly floor for final approval.

A history told in tiles

The newest Munger mural will feature each of the four boats that have been used at Crescent City Harbor by Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 08-11. Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
 Fourth largest mural in county pays tribute to Coast Guard Auxiliary volunteers

With four boats and a compass rose, Harley and Jill Munger’s latest ceramic mural will celebrate the local Coast Guard Auxiliary, but, they say, it’s a tribute to all the volunteer organizations in our community.

Marijuana legal in Oregon at midnight

Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Oregon at midnight, but that doesn’t mean anything goes.

Face time with sheriff, PD chief at monthly lunch

A new monthly program aims to give community members a chance to meet with leaders of local law enforcement and ask questions while munching on sandwiches.

Six Rivers OKs project to reduce wildfire threat

A multifaceted 2,750-acre resource management project for Forest Service lands between Gasquet and Big Flat was approved this month that should lessen the threat of wildfires in the area.

Fire crews respond to Gasquet Mtn. fire

A small fire on Gasquet Mountain, reportedly less than ¼ acre, was reported to the Fortuna Interagency Dispatch Center at around 8 p.m. Monday.

C.C. man gets four-year sentence

Steven Louis Sills
 Last week a Crescent City man was sentenced to four years in state prison for grabbing his wife by the neck and throwing her to the floor.

One call at a time

Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson Julie Shafer and each of her fellow dispatchers work their shifts alone, handling all emergency calls singlehandedly. Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
 12-hour shifts without backup plan in case of sickness the norm for five dispatchers 

In a small room crammed between the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office and the county jail, Del Norters’ emergency calls are answered.

Mining proposal: State asks feds to protect river

Photo courtesy of Jon Parmentier California lawmakers passed a resolution this week urging federal action to protect the North Fork Smith watershed, including Baldface Creek (pictured here), which could be impacted by runoff from proposed nickel mining. Photo courtesy of Jon Parmentier
 The California Assembly joined the state Senate Thursday in approving a resolution that formally requests federal action to “safeguard” the unprotected portions of the North Fork Smith River in Oregon, an area that has received significant local, state and national attention after a company’s efforts to mine the area were made public in 2012.

<< Start < Previous page 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Next page > End >>

Triplicate front page

Get home delivery of the Triplicate for only $7.94 a month. After filling out one simple and secure online form you could be on your way to learning more about your city, state and world than you ever have before.

Del Norte Triplicate:

312 H Street
P.O. Box 277
Crescent City, CA 95531

(707) 464-2141

Follow The Triplicate headlines on Follow The Triplicate headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2015 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use