Coaches Ashley Reyes celebrates with the Smith River Wildcats squad after placing first in the B-2 Division at the Jaycees Cheerleading Competition March 7 during the 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament. Courtesy photo.

For the past 52 years, Crescent City comes alive every March for its version of March Madness. What began as an eight-team, single-division, the eighth-grade boys basketball tournament has grown into an event that brings not only excitement, competition and sportsmanship to the coastal town …

College of the Redwoods’ women’s and men’s basketball teams will each host a second-round California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Nor-Cal state playoff tournament game tonight. Both teams are ranked eighth in Northern California.

The College of the Redwoods Athletics department held a short ceremony to announce the newest inductees to the CR Athletics Hall of Fame, which included father-daughter Del Norte High School graduates Bill and Amber Lund.

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is offering nearly 100 special hunts on both public and private land for the upcoming spring wild turkey season, which opens statewide March 28 and extends through May 3.


The Del Norte Warriors boys basketball team secured a 56-43 win on their home court against the Middletown Mustangs in the opening round of the North Coast Section Division IV playoffs on Wednesday night, Feb. 19. 

Del Norte High School boys basketball picked up another title Friday night and will begin their march toward a CIF North Coast Section title on Wednesday, Feb. 19.


Growing up, Emalle Hartwick participated in a lot of sports, trying to find her niche within athletics.

As the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs prepare for their championship game this Sunday, some Crescent City student athletes are already enjoying the perks of being a football champion, albeit a North Coast Section Champion. They even have their own championship milk to pour on the…

The Tsunami All-Starz cheerleading team - particularly the Senior 3 team - is preparing for upcoming competitions by perfecting stunts, jumps and flips.

The Del Norte-Humboldt Big 4 All League football players were named last week and the Del Norte High School Warriors led the way with eight picks.

The Crescent City Jaycees’ 47th-annual 8th-Grade Girls Basketball tournament attracted approximately 400 middle school players last weekend.


When Del Norte High School football coach Nick White looks back at the 2019 season, it won’t be the wins, the losses -not even the championships - that he’ll remember the most.


Del Norte High's vision of its first state football title was washed away Saturday night on a rain-swept Mike Whalen Field, as the undefeated El Monte High Lions rolled to a 32-7 victory in the CIF Division 5-AA California championship game.


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Del Norte High School may need to add a new trophy case to handle all the hardware this year’s Warrior football team has been collecting.

Middle school girls’ basketball teams are expected to fill regional school and church gyms Friday and Saturday in Smith River and Crescent City.

Mountain top - For the first time, Northern California champion Del Norte High’s football team will play for the California Interscholastic Federation’s Class 5-AA championship, on Saturday at Mike Whalen Field in Crescent City. The opponent: Southern California champion El Monte. Kickoff is…

When the world watches the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, millions of eyes will be on a media feature package about Crescent City and its sister city, Rikuzentakata, Japan.

Champions - For the first time in school history, Del Norte High’s football team captured a North Coast Section title, upsetting No. 1-seed Encinal High 14-13 in the Division 5 final on a rainy, breezy night at Hayward High in the East Bay.


After arguably the greatest victory in Del Norte High School football history last Saturday night, the Warriors learned Sunday where they’ll play next.

Del Norte High School football coach Nick White is hoping to surprise Encinal High on Saturday in the North Coast Section Division 5 championship game.


Just a few hours after winning maybe the biggest game in Del Norte High School’s football history, the Warrior coaching staff already had put that victory behind them.

A new business has arrived at the Northcrest strip mall in Crescent City, home to CC’s Diner, Bicoastal Media and Back Country Bikes.


With about 90 seconds left in Del Norte High's 28-7 semifinal victory over Moreau Catholic Saturday night at Mike Whalen Field, all those tackles the Warriors had made against the Mariners turned into hugs for each other.


Ray Rook came razor close in 2013. Lewis Nova had a couple of close calls, too. Other Del Norte High School coaches have had their shots as well.

Easy win - Del Norte High jumped on Alhambra in the first quarter, racing to a 21-0 lead and cruising to a 41-6 victory over the Bulldogs of Martinez in the first round of the North Coast Section Division 5 football playoffs. The second-seeded Warriors improved to 10-1 on the season. Alhambr…


Postseason awaits - Del Norte will take on Alhambra High of Martinez in the opening round of the North Coast Section Division 5 football playoffs. Kickoff will be at 7 p.m. at Mike Whalen Field.


Having accomplished its first mission of the 2019 season, the Del Norte High School football team must now get ready for its second assignment - the North Coast Section Division 5 playoffs.

Wearing the crown - Del Norte concluded a perfect Big Four Conference campaign Friday night, defeating Eureka 48-19 at Mike Whalen Field. The win gave the Warriors sole possession of the conference championship with a 3-0 record, 9-1 overall.

The California Transportation Commission will visit this region Nov. 6 to tour and discuss the biggest long-term infrastructure project in Del Norte County.