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DEL NORTE - It’s fun for all big and small. The Del Norte County Fair kicked off Thursday morning with free admission for kids.

By noon the fairgrounds was packed with people despite the gloomy weather. The fair had all the annual traditions; corn dogs, funnel cakes, amusement rides, carnival games and vendors. The Del Norte Fairgrounds was among dozens in the state to lose state...

Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 18:10

DEL NORTE - The Del Norte County Fair brings lots of sights, sounds and smells but for a lot of adolescents it's all about the animals. The fair is where members of the FFA and 4-H clubs show off.

“It teaches them responsibility. It teaches them about life and death obviously. But also it gives them confidence, public speaking, and a myriad of things that I think are beneficial later in...

Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 18:04

FORTUNA- It's an opportunity for Fortuna residents to serve their community; Two council seats will be opening up in the November 8 Municipal Election.

They are currently held by Councilman Doug Strehl and Councilwoman Tami Trent. Councilman Strehl will not be seeking re-election. Interested candidates have until Wednesday, August 17 to file.

You can swing by the Fortuna City...

Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 17:51
Fortuna – For one man who battled a series of life crisis, the River Bar in Fortuna takes him into directions he would have never thought to voyage.  
 
Today marks the 9th anniversary for the incredible river rescue save and the start of the nonprofit organization River Life Foundation. Founder, Sean Swanson is honored for his heroism. In 2007 he saved a man from...
Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 17:51
Fortuna - Property vandalized and destroyed leaves one Fortuna businesswoman devastated.
 
This isn’t the first for Six Rivers Property Management. Assistant, Yvonne Roberts says that in the past, the signs have been tampered with, taken, and destroyed. It is against the law to take down any political sign on someone’s property, but people who casually walk by...
Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 17:49

EUREKA- A string of armed robberies on the North Coast, and the most recent one was at a Eureka Shell gas station. 

Around 3:20 a.m. Thursday, EPD responded to the 2100 block of 4th Avenue. A man reportedly entered carrying a black handgun, demanding money. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect is described as a white male in his 20's, with a medium build. He was...

Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 17:39

CALIFORNIA- The pharmaceutical industry could be impacted if recreational marijuana use is legalized in California.

In November, Californians will be able to vote on the ballot whether to legalize recreational pot or not.

According to a cannabis expert, legalizing recreational use may put a dent on Californians reliance on pills.  Reports have shown that states that allow...

Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 17:25

HOOPA VALLEY - Tribal communities are coming together to ensure students have access to food when they return to school.

After mold forced the closure of school facilities in the Hoopa Valley, the Klamath Trinity Joint Unified School District developed a two-phase approach to deal with the problem.

Phase 1 involved the renovation of three gymnasiums and ten classrooms.

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Post date: Thu, 08/04/2016 - 17:21