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.

Environmental Defense Fund is launching a new platform to improve data collection and management of fishing in the ocean using smart cameras coupled with artificial intelligence to get an accurate assessment of the number of vessels fishing in a particular region.

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Brookings City Manager Emeritus Gary Milliman has been elected as vice chair of the Border Coast Regional Airport Authority.

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Former Del Norte USD athletic director Jay Reese is facing additional charges following his arrest earlier this month for allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl in Grants Pass, Ore.

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After days of moving dirt, rocks and trees that slid onto the roadway, U.S. 101 is scheduled to open at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Last Chance Grade south of Crescent City. CalTrans is planning to keep the roadway open until 6 p.m. with one lane of traffic open. Motorists should anticipate at least …

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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.

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One week after Del Norte County dropped to the Red Tier, allowing restaurants and other businesses to open for indoor services, case numbers have inched upward.

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Last Chance Grade south of Crescent City was reopen for one-way traffic as of Wednesday morning, according to Caltrans.

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When I was a young man growing up in rural Oregon, there was a term for people like me: “gun nut.” 

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Assemblymember Jim Wood recently introduced AB 510, a bill that adds new protections for patients from surprise medical bills, building on those already provided by AB 72, a bill that has protected 14 million California patients from surprise medical bills since 2017.

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After briefly reopening one lane of traffic Sunday, CalTrans has completely closed U.S. 101 at Last Chance Grade due to continued rock and mud slides in the area.

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Congressman Jared Huffman held a town hall Feb. 3 to share information about the state of the COVID-19 pandemic in the northern portion of his congressional district, from Del Norte County to Mendocino County.

William Henry Bommelyn, 60, of Smith River, was convicted of DUI with a prior and violating probation and sentenced to four years of probation, 60 days in jail and a fine of $2,602.

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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A former Del Norte Unified School District athletic director is behind bars in Josephine County, Oregon, on charges he sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl in late January.

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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.

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The following report of criminal convictions between Jan. 22 and Jan. 28 was provided by the Superior Court of Del Norte County.

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The Oregon Department of Revenue will begin processing state income tax returns on February 12, the same day the IRS will begin processing federal returns. Although some taxpayers have already submitted their returns, processing doesn’t start until the tax season officially begins.

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Del Norte Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution gathered Jan. 23 for a Community Clean-Up event. Putting the DAR motto, "God, Home and Country," into action, the volunteers cleaned around the POINT OF HONOR to the adjacent parking lot area.

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Crescent City police are looking for a man who fired up to five shots from a shotgun into a vehicle in the 700 block of C Street shortly early Monday morning.

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The 600-mile fault line of the Cascadia Subduction Zone runs from northern California to British Columbia, bringing with it potential danger of devastation to communities along the West Coast by the effects of a high-magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunamis.

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In a time of a global pandemic where it feels like people are always fighting, Tricia Bartlett-Iverson has a suggestion – turn to music.

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Football fans may have to come up with a new game plan for this year’s Super Bowl festivities, but the California Highway Patrol (CHP) still reminds everyone to put safety first.

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Dogs synchronize their behavior with the children in their family, but not as much as they do with adults, a new study from Oregon State University researchers found.

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We would like to provide some updates on local COVID-19 vaccination data and planning. Please understand that there are changes at a federal and state level daily, and we are doing our best to keep up with our planning and pivot when necessary. Although it is sometimes difficult to share det…

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Across the country, food banks have been reporting vast increases in demand for their support since the pandemic began as businesses close and new families lose jobs daily. But at least one Crescent City food bank is bucking that trend.

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COVID-19 cases continue to slow in Del Norte County, but the danger of the virus is clearly present.