The Oct. 16 Triplicate incorrectly stated the date of Crescent City Church of the Nazarene’s chili cook-off marking its 75th Anniversary. The event is 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 20 at the church, located at 224 F St.

Health experts agree that when it comes to monitoring the annual influenza season, the only common denominator is how unpredictable it is.

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Upwards of 700,000 California residents lost power on Wednesday after Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) implemented a public-safety power shutoff. 

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The Del Norte Unified School District hired Jay Reese on Sept. 23 as its director of athletics to oversee the district’s sport programs.

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The organizers of last weekend’s 28th-annual “Sea Cruise,” featuring hundreds of classic roadsters from across the region, couldn’t have asked for better weather or a better event.

Crescent City Harbor District officials have accepted the bid of a local contractor to demolish and recycle what remains of the rusted derelict boat Christie R.

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The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.

 After a six-hour search, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay on Oct. 3 found the owner of an unmanned vessel located off the shore of Crescent City. The fishing boat Lori had found the small Avon RAB 2.81 inflatable boat unmanned and floating seven miles west of Crescent City Harbor. Count…

Motorists driving along Highway 101 on Sunday, Oct. 6, spotted this Roosevelt elk herd gazing just south of Crescent City.

When a vehicle crashes on U.S. Highway 199 east of its intersection with U.S. Highway 101, the California 911 dispatcher may decide to contact an unlikely first-responder – the U.S. Forest Service.

Larry Steele recalls when son Dristian was 4 years old and in the preschool Head Start program. The boy’s teacher displayed a laminated poster about goals and dreams. “Dristian’s (dream) was to be a race-car driver,” said Steele.

The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.

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The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is monitoring new landslide activity along U.S. Highway 101 at Hooskanaden Creek between Brookings and Gold Beach

Shannon Rachelle Ammon, 55, of Hoopa, Calif. was convicted of misdemeanor driving under the influence of intoxicants, sentenced to jail for two days, probation for three years and a fine of $1,864.

The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.

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Citing concerns for public safety, major structural damage, seismic deficiencies, vandalism, and sensitivity to the cultural significance of the site to both the Tolowa and Yurok people, Redwood National and State Parks officials said they’re planning to demolish and remove the former Redwoo…

Representatives of the Del Norte Teachers Association and the Del Norte Unified School District said they’re hopeful of reaching accord now that the two sides have agreed to resume discussions in their months-long contract dispute.

A Crescent City man survived a single-vehicle rollover crash in the 2400 block of Elk Valley Road that occurred last Saturday at about 11:30 a.m.  

U.S. Coast Guard Station Humboldt Bay responded to a call Sept. 25 from a distressed sailboat 40 miles west of Klamath, rescuing three people and a Chihuahua-Jack Russel mix.  

Matthew D. Kime, 44, of Crescent City was convicted of misdemeanor driving under the influence of intoxicants, sentenced to jail for four days, probation for three years and a fine of $1,864.

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A woman and her dog are the latest to be rescued from an area ocean side cliff.

For the second time in two weeks, first responders were called to rescue a person who had gone off a trail along a vista between Gold Beach and Brookings.

Thomas Hutzell of Crescent City, a correctional counselor II at Pelican Bay State Prison, was named this year’s Correctional Officer of the Year by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR.)

The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.

A California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) pavement improvement project continues along U.S. Highway 199 this weekend and should reach Hiouchi by Monday.

At approximately 11:30am today there was a single vehicle roll over crash at the 2400 block of Elk Valley Rd. in Crescent City. The vehicle had one occupant who received medical attention at the scene. More details will be reported when possible.

The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.

Chad Adams, 40, of Crescent City was convicted of misdemeanor vandalism, sentenced to prison for two years (which was served in a local jail) and a fine of $370.

Heavy rain and wind caused electricity shortages Sept. 17 along the coast of southern Oregon and northern California. 

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The City of Crescent City held two townhall meetings – one on Sept. 10, the other on the17th – to discuss Beachfront Park renovations and California Proposition 68 funding. City officials said they were appreciative of the turnout.

Cindy Hoffman, a customer-service representative with Blue Star Gas at 340 H St. in Crescent City, was concerned to learn the business next door - the Del Norte Triplicate – had been burglarized last weekend.

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is proposing to expand critical habitat for the Southern Resident orca whales over 15,626 square miles in the Pacific Ocean along the West Coast.