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Anniversary: Hiner

Roy and Carolyn Hiner
Roy and Carolyn Hiner celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 26, 2014.

Birth: Tran

Patricia Hoang Tran
Patricia Hoang Tran was born on Sept. 12, 2014, at Sutter Coast Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20¼ inches.

Birth: Morales

Per-Geesh Tony Stephen Morales
Per-Geesh Tony Stephen Morales was born Sept. 12, 2014, at Sutter Coast Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 21 inches.

Birth: Beausoleil

Trevor Miles Beausoleil
Trevor Miles Beausoleil was born at 6:28 p.m. Aug. 25, 2014, in Missoula, Mont.

D.N. Rotary dedicates ‘peace pole’

Courtesy Del Norte Sunrise Rotary club
Del Norte Sunrise Rotary Club dedicated the first public peace pole in Crescent City on Sept. 21. This dedication was timed to coincide with the celebration of the United Nations’ 30th annual International Day of Peace. 

Senior Sleuth: Transition Movement builds

This is a brief column on the Transition Movement meeting held Sept. 24 at the Fire Hall on Washington Boulevard. 

Church Notebook: Animal blessing planned Oct. 4

There are yellow maple leaves blowing around my yard, and I just ran out of heating fuel. That says one thing — October must be very near. 

But the yellow leaves are pretty, and there are only a few. The sad thing is that soon they will all be gone, and then I’ll be watching, after those months of wind and rain, for those little green tips that say spring is around the corner.

Pulling Pots

Jennifer Renzullo, field manager for the California Lost Fishing Gear Recovery Project at UC Davis, heads out with Eureka fishermen to collect lost crabbing gear on Sept. 15. The project has recovered more than 550 crab pots off the coasts of Humboldt and Del Norte counties since July. Courtesy of Justin Cox, UC Davis
Fisherman, UC Davis team up to rid North Coast waters of leftover crab traps that ensnare wildlife, fishing gear 

Every winter, hundreds of commercial crab traps are lost at sea, creating a minefield of submerged pots that are an entanglement hazard for whales, new crab gear, salmon trollers and other boaters unable to see the derelict gear beneath the surface.

But now a collaborative project between North Coast commercial crab fishermen and University of California, Davis is cleaning the ocean of leftover crab traps, creating a friendlier sea for all users.

Harbor's fresh look

Harbormaster Charlie Helms talks about improvements to Crescent City Harbor on Tuesday. Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
To showcase a $1.3 million project intended to make Crescent City Harbor more tourist-friendly, the port will dedicate a new feature during the “Anchors Aweigh” event at 3 p.m. on Saturday in the southwest corner of the Crescent City Harbor inner boat basin.

Following a short dedication  at 3 p.m., there will be an award ceremony for a youth chalk-art competition that will be underway on Saturday (contact the harbor to compete) and World War II  anchors that the harbor recently had painted, welded or decorated by regional artists. Refreshments will be served.

Artists cap off celebration

The Devil’s Punchbowl, pictured here from atop Bear Mountain, is a popular destination in the Siskiyou Wilderness, which turns 30 this year. Courtesy of Joe Gillespie
Seventeen artists will bring the wilds of the Siskiyou Wilderness to the Gallery of Arts and Culture on Friday.

An artists’ gala will culminate a series of activities to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Siskiyou Wilderness. These activities included hikes into the wilderness and rides out to Ship Mountain and Bear Basin Butte lookouts last month.

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