North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
NewsRe-Planned ParenthoodNorth Coast clinic gets new managers and a new name
There's a shuffle of nomenclature going on at the North Coast's only Planned Parenthood clinic, which is about to take on new management.
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
A Well Driller's Life
Talk to a well driller long enough, and his devotion to making water gush up for yet another happy homeowner becomes infectious.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Stockton man cited for carrying 300 to 400 Dungeness crabs in his car
Today at about 2:45 a.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff's Office deputy conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 near Murray Road, Mckinleyville .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Bottom Line
This past week, I was by grandma's side as she took her last breath. Cancer tried to steal her away more than three years ago, but true to her nature, she stubbornly fought its grip to make it to her 70th birthday and my wedding day.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Solid Waste Authority Board criticized
The board of the Del - SNorte County Solid Waste Management Authority was criticized by community members during its regular meeting last week for failing to hire a new authority director, a position that has been vacant for nearly a year.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Sheriff: Pot in bust was headed to Washington
Del Norte County Sheriff's Office deputies seized 34 pounds of marijuana Tuesday night from two individuals the sheriff says were attempting to transport the pot to be sold in Washington state.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Wreck at border was fatal; traffic closed
A wreck just south of the Oregon state line on Highway 101 has killed one person and another has been sent to an area hospital, according to Del Norte County Sheriff Dean Wilson.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Investor submits signatures to split California into 6 states
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper began submitting signatures Tuesday for a ballot initiative that would ask voters to split California into six separate states, a move he said would create governments that are more manageable and responsive to residents' needs.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
'Go Wild' mobile app launched
Triplicate, Pilot introduce comprehensive coastal guide Imagine having a tour guide, mapping system, phone book, events calendar and daily updates all available at the tap of your finger - and all focused on America's Wild Rivers Coast.
Assault suspect arrested
The Del Norte County Sheriff's Office apprehended a man suspected of assaulting another man with a stun gun and a firearm at a residence in Fort Dick on June 3. Britton Mode, 42, had outstanding warrants for assault with a firearm stemming from the June 3 incident and an unrelated warrant for violating the conditions of his post-release ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Caltrans Agrees to Reevaluate Impacts of Del Norte Highway Project on Endangered Salmon
CRESCENT CITY, Calif.- In response to a lawsuit by conservation groups, Caltrans has agreed to reassess impacts of a controversial highway-widening project in Del Norte County on protected salmon and their habitat along the wild and scenic Smith River.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Website centralizes information for new pioneers of agriculture
A new website recently unveiled by the U.S. Department of Agriculture centralizes information for beginning farmers looking to grow into the industry, said Jeff Stackhouse, livestock and natural resources advisor at the University of California Cooperative Extension Humboldt and Del Norte counties office.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Northern Exposure: Covering issues of Northern California
For supporters of the breakaway state of Jefferson, Tehama County provided the only victory in a month of setbacks.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Older Americans Act needs helping hand
It is not news to anyone that in Washington, D.C., the legislative priorities of both parties are often subject to partisan gridlock.
Joint Chiefs play tonight
Local funk rock band the Joint Chiefs will keep the party going tonight with an After-Deck Party at the Crescent City Elks Lodge.