The Del Norte Local Agency Formation Commission is seeking applications from community members interested in serving as a voting member on the commission from January 2022 through December 2025. LAFCo is an independent, quasi-legislative agency that reviews the establishment of boundaries an…

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Despite differing opinions about balancing free enterprise while protecting the health of Crescent City minors, the city moved a step closer to requiring gas stations, vape shops and other tobacco retailers to get a tobacco retail license.

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The Oregon Division of Financial Regulation is warning Oregonians to use caution when investing in cryptocurrencies, nonfungible tokens, or other new or volatile products.

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When drinking for stress relief, people may make risky decisions because the alcohol affects how much they worry about unknown or unpredictable stressors, new research from Oregon State University (OSU) shows.

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Each year, the Tri City Bridge club selects one or more local community organizations to receive its monetary donation. This year, club members voted to contribute to the following three groups: the Chetco Activity Center, $300, the local Food Bank, $200, and $100 to the local Humane Society.

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The Center for Biological Diversity sued the National Marine Fisheries Service recently for failing to protect endangered Pacific humpback whales from deadly entanglements in sablefish pot gear off the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington.

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The Sequoia Park Zoo Conservation Lecture Series is virtual for 2021/22 and the third virtual lecture is scheduled for Wednesday, January 19, at 6:45 p.m. Ken Ramirez will be joining from Karen Pryor Clicker Training to discuss Conservation Connection: Training to Save Wildlife.

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College of the Redwoods trustees voted to approve a new Education Master Plan at their January meeting. The EMP is reviewed and updated by the college every five years to set organizational priorities that reflect the needs of students, employees, and the community. For this development cycl…

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The Crescent City Council passed a resolution that will take council and other city meetings to strictly teleconferencing formats due to rising COVID numbers, at least for the next 30 days.

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The distant tsunami advisory affecting beaches, harbors, marinas, and ports on Saturday, January 15, 2022 has been cancelled.

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An Omicron-fueled surge in positive COVID-19 cases swept through Del Norte County this past week - prompting boards, commissions and sports teams to revert to previous safety measures, and resulting in increased hospitalizations.On Tuesday morning, Public Health Officer Dr. Aaron Stutz repor…

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The American Red Cross is facing a national blood crisis – its worst blood shortage in more than a decade. Dangerously low blood supply levels are posing a concerning risk to patient care and forcing doctors to make difficult decisions about who receives blood transfusions and who will need …

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As California closed out a history-making year, Secretary of State Chirley Weber thanked Californians for their support and for their continued commitment to democracy. Weber released a list of accomplishments in 2021.

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The California Department of Fish and Wildlife recently announced multiple changes to recreational rockfish sub-bag limits which took effect Jan. 6. The emergency regulations were adopted by the California Fish and Game Commission in mid-December to align with federal regulations for the spe…

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Governor Gavin Newsom recently highlighted new bills signed into law in 2021 that went into effect January 1, including historic measures to expand worker protections, tackle the state’s housing crisis, redress historical injustices, increase voter access and more.

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Nine scholarships totaling $14,000 from Grange Co-op are being offered to local high school seniors.

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Crescent City, things can seem bleak when we see all the kinds of suffering going on in humanity, perhaps even among our own family members or neighbors.

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Members of the Crescent City Harbor Commission may attend a North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board in February in an effort to advocate for swift dredging of the harbor. On Jan. 4, harbor commissioners also reviewed a draft letter that would be sent ahead of time. According to that…

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Several Crescent City employees received a 3.3% wage increase and will see another bump in pay of 1% to 3% starting July 1. The 3.3% wage increase has been retroactively applied, dating back to July of last year and will impact the city’s budget by $104,700.

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As another round of Child Tax Credits hit bank accounts earlier this month, Representative Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced that Democrats will have delivered approximately $152.9 million in tax cuts hardworking families in California’s Second Congressional District this year.

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The U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary today announced the award of more than $241 million in discretionary grant funding for 25 projects to improve port facilities in 19 states and one territory through the Maritime Administration’s Port Infrastructure Development Program. 

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A 38-year-old man was shot and killed by Del Norte County Sheriff's deputies after he lune at a deputy with a knife.

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Del Norte County Sheriff Randy Waltz, who was appointed by county supervisors to serve out a term left vacant by Sheriff Erik Apperson, plans to pursue his “first foray into public office” by running for sheriff in June.

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Welcome to the Oregon FBI’s Tech Tuesday segment. Today: Building a digital defense as we close out 2021.

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Mayor Jason Greenough was elected by a majority of his peers to serve a second term, and Councilor Isaiah Wright was appointed mayor pro tempore.

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More eviction notices have been served on RV owners within the Crescent City Harbor District, this time not just for failing to pay rent, but to “problem tenants” as well.

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The Crescent City Harbor Commission recently updated a majority of the district’s rules and regulations, and elected next year’s president and secretary.

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The COVID-19 vaccine site located behind Sutter Coast Hospital at 800 E. Washington Blvd. in Crescent City normally operates Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Vaccines are available for ages 5+ and booster doses are available for ages 16+.