A sign informs patrons that Tsunami Lanes will be closed this summer. Del Norte Triplicate / Adam Spencer
Folks on the Wild Rivers Coast will have to spend a long time in the driving lanes if they want to put in time on the bowling lanes this summer as Crescent City’s bowling alley — the only one within 80 miles of Brookings and Crescent City — announced Friday that it will close for the season starting June 28.
A widely-shared Facebook post on Thursday claimed that an unidentified blonde woman in a white shirt was “pushed” into the trunk of a car by two men with dark hair and skin on Gainard Street at around 10 p.m.
Beginning Monday, Howland Hill Road through Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park will be closed to all vehicle traffic on weekdays for annual maintenance work. The work is expected to take approximately two weeks and is scheduled to be completed by June 12 or sooner, a press release from parks officials says.
Felled arm restored to Trees of Mystery’s landmark Bunyan statue on Tuesday
Paul Bunyan has his wave back.
Donnie Pollock and his crew from North Coast Fabricators in Arcata rebuilt the right arm of the 49 foot tall statue and renowned roadside attraction at Trees of Mystery. Pollock and Brent Seaman reattached the arm on Tuesday.
The non-conclusive preliminary findings from a water quality testing project in the Smith River floodplain had people lined up at Tuesday’s County Board of Supervisors meeting to say they didn’t believe enough was being done to assess the health of the lower river and the humans who live nearby.