Del Norte Triplicate / Jessica Cejnar
Del Norte County Sheriff Erik Apperson and local volunteer firefighters partake in a chili dinner last week courtesy of Helena and Sophia Long. The Long girls provided dinner to the first responders to commemorate Sept. 11.
Michael Zogg / Del Norte Triplicate Damen Bell-Holter speaks to the youth about respect and surrounding themselves with positive influences at the Native Connections Summer Basketball and Wellness Camp Thursday at Del Norte High School.
Michael Zogg / Del Norte Triplicate Trent Thompson (left) and Nants’vn Wautek Scott (right) prepare to shoot from the free throw line during a game of knockout Thursday at Del Norte High School as part of the Native Connections Summer Basketball and Wellness Camp.
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John Haines (above) and Don Cure are behind the Mill Creek Railroad, which fills a side yard at Crescent City Senior Estates and will be one of six layouts featured during Model Railroad Day on Saturday.
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Three local Girl Scout troops, from Daisies to Juniors, pose in front of food they’ve collected for local veterans on May 21. The girls also put together roughly 90 “Socks of Love” care packages, which include washcloths, soap, a toothbrush, granola bars, candy, socks and toothpaste.