The LoCO Timeline


Del Norte Students Will Start School Online on Aug. 31; Trustees Decide On Phased Approach to 2020-21
7:08 p.m.


'We Are Essential'; Union Representing 400 Pelican Bay Staff File Grievance Protesting Lack of COVID-19 Safeguards at California Prisons
2:10 p.m.

School Year May Start With Full Distance Learning; DNUSD Officials Recommend Extending 2020-21 Calendar
5:47 p.m.

Despite Misgivings Over Disputed Boundaries, Crescent City Harbor District Approves Land-Use Plan Update
5:04 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 5

Nuisance Bear Closes Sand Camp on South Fork Smith
3:08 p.m.

City Councilors Approve Tax Measure Resolution, Authorizes $9,800 Extra For Digital Info Campaign, Elections Costs
2:21 p.m.

OBITUARY: Virgil Valadao, 1957-2020
6:45 a.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 4

Billboard Complaints Reach Harbor District; Commissioners Consider, Reject, Asking Outfront Media to Remove It
4:55 p.m.

DN High Seeks Input On Reopening Proposal; Parents Set to Receive First-Day Packets By Mail
11:47 a.m.

Officers Eradicate 8,194 Marijuana Plants, Note Numerous Environmental Violations at Unpermitted Grow Sites in Del Norte County
9:47 a.m.

Monday, Aug. 3

Active COVID-19 Case Traced to Travel; No New Cases at Pelican Bay, Del Norte Emergency Services Manager Says
4:22 p.m.

Pending Vacancies on Library Board Highlights Overall Dearth of Local Candidates For November Election
1:26 p.m.

Smith River Man Dies in Solo-Vehicle Wreck on Ocean View Drive
10:24 a.m.

Friday, July 31

Citing Economic Effects of the Pandemic, Elk Valley Announces Permanent Closure of Tsunami Lanes
10:51 a.m.

In Del Norte, CalFresh Households Have Increased, Food Bank Visits, Utility Assistance Program Users Have Decreased
9:06 a.m.

Power Outage in Trinidad; 320 Customers Affected
8:14 a.m.

Del Norte, Curry County Art Notes for July 31, 2020
6 a.m.

Thursday, July 30

Yurok, Karuk Tribes Partner Up For Broadband Project, Receive $10M From Public Utilities Commission
5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 29

Friends Rally Around Local Woman's Search for a New Kidney, Reach Out to Fellow Del Norters For Help
4:55 p.m.

Brookings-Harbor School District Superintendent Discusses Reopening Process
12:59 p.m.

Number of Active COVID-19 Cases Drops to 1; No New Cases Reported
6:48 p.m.

Supervisors Approve Tax Measure Resolution; Proposed 1 Cent Increase Goes to Voters in November
5:58 p.m.

Tuesday, July 28

Protesters Speak Out Against Roger Gitlin Following 'Racist Bigoted' Facebook Posts
3:44 p.m.

City Seeks Additional Dollars From Local Transportation Commission For Trail Project
5:48 p.m.

Monday, July 27

No Prison-Related COVID-19 Cases Reported Over Weekend; Staff, Inmate Testing Occurring This Week
4:48 p.m.

County Supervisors to Discuss Sales Tax Measure
2:40 p.m.

Wildfire Near Hoopa on Hwy 96 is 90 Percent Contained
11:01 a.m.

Saturday, July 25

ANGELS and DESPERADOES: Hope ... and Where You Find It
7 a.m.

Three New COVID-19 Cases Connected to Prison; DN's Total Number of Active Cases Drops To 13
6:07 p.m.

She's An Essential Worker; COVID-19 Could Kill Her
5:30 p.m.

Friday, July 24

Del Norte Teachers Assn. President Signs Letter to Local Districts Advocating Student Safety; Parents Asked to Choose Learning Preference
2:54 p.m.

Yurok Tribe Announces Lineup for Tribal Council Elections
10:55 a.m.

Solar Project Nears Completion; Harbor District Seeks Developers to Revitalize its 'Land-based Assets'
6 a.m.

Five More COVID-19 Cases in Del Norte County Are Connected to Pelican Bay State Prison; Other Positive Staffers Are Curry County Residents
9:23 p.m.

Pucci Foods Takeover of Alber Building Progresses; Crescent City Harbor Commissioners Approves Lease Transfer
5:03 p.m.

Thursday, July 23

10 More Active COVID-19 Cases Could Land Del Norte On California's Monitoring List, OES Manager Says
1:59 p.m.

Eleven New COVID-19 Cases In Del Norte Traced To Pelican Bay State Prison Staff; Four Other Positive Staffers Are Curry County Residents
5:45 p.m.

Bed Tax Projections In Crescent City Better Than Originally Projected, Though Still Down Due To COVID-19
5:13 p.m.

Wednesday, July 22

Rx Safe Del Norte's Opioid Series Continues
1:44 p.m.

State Parks Holding COVID-Safe Junior Lifeguard Program
11:51 a.m.

National Forest Service: California Campfire Restrictions Are Still In Effect
11:18 a.m.

Crescent City Council Gets First Look At Ordinance Tied To Proposed Sales Tax Measure
6:18 p.m.

City Offers Free Outdoor Dining Permits to Restaurants During COVID-19 Pandemic; CCPD To Give Backpacks To Joe Hamilton 3rd-Graders
5:13 p.m.

Tuesday, July 21

Curry County Confirms Another COVID-19 Case
4:32 p.m.

'We've Had Some Amazing Buyers'; Community Rallies Around Young Farmers Selling Animal Projects
12:39 p.m.

Fires Close Hwy. 96 Near Yurok Reservation Boundaries; Motorists Traveling to Hoopa Should Take Dowd Rd.
5:28 p.m.

Monday, July 20

DNUSD Asks Parents For Input On Student Scheduling, Buses; Fall Sports Postponed Until December
4:07 p.m.

Four New Cases Reported in Del Norte; Due to Test Backlog, One Patient Has Recovered, Public Health Branch Says
1:21 p.m.

Crescent City Man Overturns Vehicle, Sustains Major Injuries in Solo Crash on Kings Valley Rd.
8:24 a.m.

Sunday, July 19

Southern California Resident Who Had Been Visiting Family in Crescent City Tests Positive for COVID-19 in Brookings, Curry County Public Health Says
12:30 p.m.

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