Tag Archives: Crescent City

Concerns about crab quality could delay season

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT –  The results of recent algae toxin tests have sparked fears of another delayed Dungeness crab season on the North Coast. The potential for delay of the upcoming season was explored along with several other fisheries challenges at an Oct. 27 hearing held by the state legislature’s Joint Committee

BLM offers up burros, wild horses for adoption

Bureau of Land Management CRESCENT CITY, Calif. – The Bureau of Land Management will offer 11 burros and two gentled wild horses for public adoption from Saturday to Sunday, Aug. 26-27, at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 U.S. Route 101, Crescent City. Adopters can select from six male (Jack) burros and five female (Jennies)

Consensus backs Last Chance upgrade

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – The Caltrans initiative to shore up the Last Chance Grade complex is drawing momentum from a 20-member “Stakeholder Group” of business, tribal, environmental and county officials. Led by Rep. Jared Huffman (D-2nd District), the organization agrees that a solution is urgently needed and that existing maintenance and repair

State weighs options for Last Chance Grade

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA/CRESCENT CITY – In consultation with the public, state transportation officials are evaluating emergency construction plans that would deal with a potentially catastrophic roadway failure along the Last Chance Grade Complex south of Crescent City. The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) proposals range in price from $320 million to $1.6