Josh Ammons, 21, of Crescent City gets comfortable inside a bloodmobile Aug. 14 after donor-care specialist Michelle Fox of Brookings hooks him up to give a pint of blood.

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The words “library” and “a quiet place” seem to go hand in hand.

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More than 350 people celebrated the hard work, activities and accomplishments of hundreds of Del Norte County youth during the Aug. 8 “Summer by Design Showcase” at the Crescent City Cultural Center, hosted by Building Healthy Communities (BHC).

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There are numerous ways one might spend those golden years after retirement — traveling, spending more time with family and friends, pursuing a hobby …

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Farmers Rick and Jessie Shepherd said they’ve long had a tenuous relationship between their commercial blueberry crop and the area’s elk herds.

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A trio of artists with Crescent City backgrounds have made a short film highlighting the U.S. anti-Asian immigration policy of the late 1800s. That film now is in the post-production process and scheduled to debut at a Sacramento film festival this fall.

Imagine an alien invasion last night in Crescent City. A group of youthful musicians here did just that, playing an appropriate soundtrack to accompany such a sci-fi spectacular.

As the group of young adults with the nonprofit international exchange Rios to Rivers rounded the bend in the Klamath River and came within earshot of the Requa Boat Ramp, some 50 Yurok tribal members rose to their feet in welcome.

Brothers Artash and Artak have been barbecuing at family gatherings since they were toddlers, barely big enough to reach up and turn the skewers of meat.

The deadline for the inaugural “Tansy Games” has been extended by a month, allowing participants to continue collecting tansy ragwort through Aug. 22 because of a late bloom this year.

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Steve and I are meeting an increasing number of nice, helpful people in our new communities of Crescent City, Brookings and surrounding area.

If you drive by the Brookings Municipal Pool first thing on a summer morning, Monday through Friday, you’re likely to hear plenty of laughter and see a pool filled with seniors.

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Cancer survivors — still in the fight — and their supporters took a victory lap this past weekend at the 2019 “Relay for Life” at Del Norte High School in Crescent City.

Scientists now can predict where and when blue whales are most likely to be foraging for food in the California Current Ecosystem, which helps in the management of the endangered population, a new study shows.

Carpenter ants are the scourge of homeowners in the Pacific Northwest. They do far more structural damage to homes and other buildings than all other insects combined.

Firefighters work the scene of a blaze that broke out July 22 near Elk Valley Road and Michigan Avenue. The fire scorched abandoned vehicles and other items, but was quickly contained and put down. There was evidence of other recent fires in close proximity. No injuries were reported. The ca…

Avery Renee Spitzer was born July 17, 2019 at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City, California. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 20.5 inches.

For those who prefer doing their grocery shopping on Wednesdays or Saturdays, the Brookings Harbor Farmers Market offers plenty to choose from.

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Earlier this week, one of our reporters was asked by a news source if Country Media would be shutting down The Triplicate and/or The Pilot. In response, he wondered aloud to her, “Why would the new owners spend all of that money just to close the doors?”

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Those attending the “Southern Oregon Kite Festival“ will see a variety of sizes, shapes and colors filling the sky above Brookings Harbor on Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21.

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The old Red’s Twin Cinema theatre located at the corner of 4th and G streets has new owners already hard at work getting the building back in working shape.

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When learning a new task as a youngster, it could be frustrating and seemingly impossible. But my mom would remind me that as long as I was taking two steps forward and only one back, I was making progress.

Brookings Second Saturday Art Walk

Shortly after Crescent City’s annual Fourth of July Parade wrapped up, the winners were announced.

   The Del Norte County Fair and Del Norte churches are bringing Christian artist Coffey Anderson to the Del Norte County Fairgrounds on Aug. 1 — the first day of the fair — for the fourth-annual “Christian Concert.”

In the July 6 issue of The Pilot, numerous photos were published of Fourth of July celebrations in Brookings. On the page containing many of those photos was a story about Gold Beach’s celebrations, which were taking place at the same time as those in Brookings. The juxtaposition of the stor…