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  • Santa Cruz harbor turns 50
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:02:38 GMT
    Lewis Aptekar glides through the Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor after a paddle on the Monterey Bay....
  • California moves to curb solitary confinement
    published on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:58:45 GMT
    In a forest clearing on the storm-swept Pacific coast near the California-Oregon border in the town of Crescent City, whose 7,394 inhabitants used to be lumberjacks and fishermen and now are prison guards, lies the infamous Pelican Bay State Prison, housing 2,753 amazing men the state calls the "worst of the worst" in conditions of incessant ... (more)...
  • California Department of Corrections seeks 7,000 officer applicants
    published on Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:04:55 GMT
    In this Aug. 17, 2011 file photo, a correctional officer is seen in one of the housing units at Pelican Bay State Prison near Crescent City, Calif....
  • Obituary: Thomas Camarena
    published on Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:54:30 GMT
    A life-long resident of Del Norte County, Thomas Gregory Camarena died April 1, 2014, in San Francisco, Calif....
  • Step Down Program: Orwell's story come true
    published on Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:30:59 GMT
    As many readers know, George Orwell's book titled "1984" was about a police state that controlled every aspect of life, including thinking, enforced by the "Thought Police."...
  • Orchestra concerts set
    published on Sat, 29 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Concert-goers will receive an extra treat during the upcoming spring concerts of the Curry-Del Norte Orchestra....
  • Building tsunami-resilient communities
    published on Sat, 29 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Living is a risky business and every day I make conscious and subconscious decisions about which risks I'm willing to accept....
  • We are the world
    published on Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:01:22 GMT
    We human beings are a political, social, cultural and economic force trapped within the colonial powers of our oppressors' system, in and out of prison....
  • Orchestra concerts set
    published on Sat, 29 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Concert-goers will receive an extra treat during the upcoming spring concerts of the Curry-Del Norte Orchestra....
  • It's not over when it's over: Long road to recovery
    published on Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:40:34 GMT
    Two weeks ago we marked the third anniversary of the Japan earthquake and tsunami....
  • Remembering the 1964 tsunami
    published on Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:11:45 GMT
    At 7:36 p.m. PST on a clear evening 50 years ago today, a great crack began beneath Alaska's Prince William Sound....
  • Obituary: Edwin Paul Jenesky -
    published on Mon, 24 Mar 2014 04:44:17 GMT
    Edwin Paul Jenesky of Crescent City passed away in his home on Sunday, March 9, 2014....
  • Preparing for disaster: State, feds to create tsunami strategy guides for Calif. harbors
    published on Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:47:51 GMT
    With the 50th anniversary of the devastating tsunami that killed a dozen people in Crescent City approaching, state and federal agencies have teamed up to create a preparedness playbook for each of California's nearly 130 harbors....
  • Tsunamis remain a threat to Marin much as they did 50 years ago
    published on Fri, 21 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    It was 50 years ago this month that a 9.2 magnitude earthquake in Alaska sent a tsunami surging down the coastline, causing $1 million damage in Marin as 8-foot waves bounced boats around Loch Lomond Marina in San Rafael and knocked out pilings at Lawson's Landing near the mouth of Tomales Bay....