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  • Pre-K needs more pupils
    published on Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:37:25 GMT
    The Headstart preschool in Smith River may close at the end of the school year, news that reached its parents and teachers last week when officials from Northcoast Children's Services announced that low enrollment led to a decision to write the preschool out of the federal grant funding it....
  • Get your paddle on! Sea kayakers gather for annual social
    published on Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:16:37 GMT
    Sea kayakers gather on Indian Beach at Trinidad for a paddle at Explore North Coast's annual social last year. Kayakers from around the region and beyond are invited to participate each year....
  • Celebrate California Native Plant Week
    published on Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:49:11 GMT
    Spring has finally arrived on the North Coast, and here in this unique area of California, that means abundant wildflower blooms. But what some people don't realize is many California native plants are facing extinction? Or that they can save a lot of water, and money, by using native plants instead of “exotics” and even eliminate some or all of your lawn....
  • Warrior Memories: Templeton's big bat wowed DN, Merchant fans
    published on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:12:03 GMT
    When I look back at baseball in Crescent City the name Lee Templeton always comes to mind....
  • Obituary: Terri Lee Cromwell
    published on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 23:48:13 GMT
    Terri Lee Cromwell passed away at home March 27, 2015. Terri was born in Fortuna, Sept....
  • Obituary: Edna Caroline Mattz
    published on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 23:46:41 GMT
    Edna Caroline Mattz went to be with the Lord on April 10, 2015, just five days after her 95th birthday....
  • Obituary: Roger Willard Buckskin Sr.
    published on Thu, 02 Apr 2015 22:30:40 GMT
    Roger Willard Buckskin Sr. - "Dad, Pop, Big Daddy, Big Poppa, Grandpa" - went home to be with the Lord on Friday March 27, 2015, in San Francisco at the age of 63. Roger was born on Feb. 9, 1952, in Fresno, to Dave and Gertrude Kibby....
  • Second chase suspect caught
    published on Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:53:15 GMT
    Authorities believe they've caught up with the other man who led them on a chase into Smith River earlier this month that resulted in a school lockdown and two-day town-wide search....
  • Obituary: Gerald Stanley Nuszkiewicz
    published on Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:26:52 GMT
    Gerald Stanley Nuszkiewicz, age 64, passed away on March 24, 2015, in Crescent City....
  • Keep your guard up: Staying alert in seismically quiet times
    published on Sat, 28 Mar 2015 05:32:52 GMT
    It's been a quiet couple of years for tsunamis. Only three tsunamis caused any damage in the past three years causing 12 deaths - far less than many other causes, including traffic accidents on the North Coast....
  • Smith River chase suspect in custody
    published on Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:06:26 GMT
    Authorities believe they've caught up with the man who led them on a chase earlier this month that resulted in a school lock-down and two-day town-wide search of Smith River....
  • Little princesses enjoy jubilee
    published on Tue, 24 Mar 2015 21:18:53 GMT
    The gym at Foursquare Christian School was flooded with pink, tulle and rhinestone as more than 80 girls came to see their favorite Disney princess last week....
  • Obituary: Robert Vincent Naber
    published on Tue, 24 Mar 2015 21:14:09 GMT
    Robert Vincent Naber, 82, of Crescent City, passed away Feb. 28, 2015, in Portland, Ore....