Fire destroys home

Family in need

A Crescent City family was displaced Tuesday afternoon when their Cummins Road home was destroyed … Read more

Wood responds to county's request for help with Sutter Coast

Assemblyman tells supervisors he will look into price of care

Assemblyman Jim Wood has been meeting with representatives of Sutter Health and local elected officials … Read more

Point of Honor benefit raises $40,000

Fundraising expectations were doubled Friday night when an auction to benefit the Del Norte County … Read more

$5 million for Last Chance Grade study under consideration this week

The California Transportation Commission this week will consider an allocation of $5 million to begin … Read more

Tobacco prevention event for kids on Wednesday

Youngsters will learn about the dangers of tobacco at a special carnival to celebrate Kick … Read more

News of Record March 9–15, 2018

Felony and misdemeanor sentencings provided by Del Norte County Superior Court for March 9–15, 2018: … Read more

Economic Summit: Building partnerships

If photos of vibrant sunsets, towering trees and rugged beaches weren’t enough to remind them … Read more

Leitner to leave airport

After three and a half years in the pilot seat at Border Coast Regional Airport, … Read more

13,280 pounds of trash removed

Now that more than six tons of trash have been removed by volunteers from an … Read more

Board approves wellness center proposal

Local healthcare district officials Tuesday approved a cheaper proposal for expanding the Del Norte Wellness … Read more

Angels and Desperados: ‘You’re already in heaven now’

I woke up Wednesday morning. Another day like the previous one and, most likely, the … Read more

Inland Klamath users challenge injunction protecting salmon

Inland water users along the Klamath River are asking a federal court to modify an … Read more

Coast Guard extends comment period for navigation areas

The Coast Guard has extended the public comment period to review the potential establishment of … Read more

Local Bowling Standings

Oil League (Week 28) Name wins Morrow’s 12 Perfect Storm 12 Liberty Electronics 11 One … Read more

Student protest

"Society’s become very numb to shootings"

High schoolers participate in national walkout over gun laws

High school students Jenna White, Seth Gorbet and Haylie Phillips formed a silent ring on … Read more

Japan trip highlights need for action on tusnamis

March 11 marked the seven-year-anniversary of the Tohoku earthquake and the subsequent tsunami that destroyed … Read more

Supervisor, teacher, coach and more: Chuck Blackburn, 81, dies

Kevin Hartwick grew up next door to the Blackburns and even from a youngster’s perspective, … Read more

Dog put down after vicious attack

A dog that was deemed vicious after a February attack put a Crescent City woman … Read more

County votes to ban commercial cannabis

Following a shorter than typical discussion on the matter, the Del Norte County Board of … Read more

Mattress recycling is free on Saturday

Local residents will be able to recycle up to four mattresses or box springs for … Read more

Health center CEO Spetzler dies

Herrmann Spetzler, chief executive officer of Open Door Community Health Centers, which included the Del … Read more

Foundation makes available grants for summer youth programs

Organizations working with local youth over the summer could be eligible for grant funding from … Read more

Teacher award


Knela Newton’s 3rd-grade class doesn’t look like a typical classroom. Some students sit at cafe-style … Read more

Volunteers clean blighted areas near South Beach

A hardy group of volunteers took on a monumental task Saturday of cleaning up an … Read more

Wiring likely cause of Life Flight crash

A new National Traffic Safety Board report points to unsafe electrical wiring near hydraulic lines … Read more

County ranks in top 5 for black student suspensions

Even though only 18 attended Del Norte County public schools last year, the county was … Read more

Wakefield welcomed home

Crowd greets former fire chief as he arrives home from hospital stay

In a touching display of community support, more than 100 people welcomed now-retired Crescent City … Read more

School safety concerns discussed

A proposed resolution on school safety led to a discussion Thursday on the district’s own … Read more

Coast Guard rescuers honored for their heroism

In a ceremony in McKinleyville, the Coast Guard recognized four Sector Humboldt Bay air crew … Read more

Coaches defend school athletics

Del Norte County Unified School District Board of Trustees heard from coaches Thursday, who said … Read more

Deadline closes to file for candidacy

The final list of candidates is out for the June 5 primary and the only … Read more

Curry officials take issue with Sutter Coast

Curry County commissioners plan to vote at their March 21 meeting on whether to send … Read more

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