Bob Peterson of Crescent City landed this huge 80-pound halibut while fishing out of the harbor on Saturday. Submitted
It's been a great year for bottom fishing in Southern Oregon, where the season runs year-round, with anglers reporting catching limits nearly every time the weather has cooperated. On Friday, Crescent City anglers have their first chance to target bottom fish with the season opening in California, and early indications are that the bottom fish are plentiful to the south as well.
A paddle boarder battles the waves during the 16th and final Noll Longboard Classic in 2012. Longboarders will be back this year for the Noll Stand Up Paddle Race this Saturday. File photo
First ever Noll Stand Up Paddle Race set to show off Crescent City’s fantastic coastline
For 16 years locals became accustomed to the Noll Longboard Classic every summer on South Beach. The popular surfing event had its last ride in 2012 after Rhyn Noll, who helped host the event with his mother, Beverly Noll, moved to Hawaii.
Del Norte competes for school’s 1st double team championship in decades
It has been at least 20 years since the Del Norte High School track and field boys and girls teams have both won Humboldt-Del Norte League Championships in the same year, but the Warriors are making a serious push to accomplish that feat in 2015.
Throughout the month of May the All-Starz Competitive Cheerleading team is taking signups for next year for kids ages 18 and under. For more information or to sign up, stop by the gym on the corner of Coolidge Avenue and Jordan Street on a Tuesday or Thursday from 5-8 p.m.