HWY 101 Closure Inconveniences Drivers

CRESCENT CITY, Ore. — Highway 101 in Del Norte County is under construction for the next few days as road crews work to remove unstable slide materials. On Sunday, both lanes of the highway were shut down for eight hours between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. The road closure was between Hamilton Road to the … Continue reading »

State of Jefferson Discussion

CRESCENT CITY, Calif. — Tuesday night, advocates who want to create a 51st state will be taking their cause to Del Norte County. The Jefferson Declaration Committee will be speaking about the proposal to create the State of Jefferson at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The idea of creating … Continue reading »

Del Norte D.A. Faces Disbarment

DEL NORTE COUNTY, Calif. — After months of hearings before a state panel, the District Attorney for Del Norte County faces disbarment, and is now on unpaid administrative leave. A state bar court judge found Jon Alexander in violation of several state bar rules, and recommended Alexander not be allowed to practice law and that … Continue reading »