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6 hrs ago | The Willits News
The final 2013 performances of The Nutcracker are being performed Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Mendocino College theater in Ukiah.
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11 hrs ago | The Willits News
Labor negotiations between the county of Mendocino administration and the union that represents the majority of its workers got nowhere during state mediation, and will now move to a fact-finding phase.
In a Monday memo to staff, Eller wrote he'd accepted a position as president of Adventist Health's Northern California Network, which includes four acute-care hospitals and a behavioral health hospital serving Mendocino, Sonoma, Lake, Napa and Solano counties.
A custom cannabis strain developed in Sonoma County known as "Cherry Kola" won the Breeder's Cup at the 10th annual Emerald Cup cannabis competition, held for the first time ever at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds this weekend.
"The Nutcracker," the two-act, fairytale ballet originally choreographed by Marius Petipa, evocatively scored by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and adapted from E.T.A. Hoffmann 's tale, "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King," premiered in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1892; it was not deemed a success.
Caltrans says that Mr. Will Parrish owes them about a half million dollars to cover the "direct and indirect costs" of the delays in the construction of the Willits Hwy 101 freeway bypass.
In a sure sign of the sizable role marijuana has come to play in California's agricultural economy, this year's Emerald Cup - a competition for organic pot farmers who grow outdoors instead of under powerful lights - was held at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds.
Looking for holiday spirit? The Gloriana Carolers will be providing free Holiday Concerts at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15 at the Mendocino Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Mendocino, and 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 22 at the Fort Bragg Baptist Church located on East Pine and North Franklin streets.
Commercial crab fishermen on the Northern California coast have finally left the docks after a price dispute kept their boats tied up for the first two weeks of the Dungeness crab season.
As the 1.8 million yearly visitors to sprawling Mendocino County well know, that part of California is renowned for its seafood, wine, cheese and produce, as well as its dramatic coastline and redwood forests.
Celebrating the proceeds of this yearOs DoGoodersO lunch hosted by the Little River Inn, are, back row, from left, Grail Dawson and Becky Bowen, middle row, Megan Moon, Ginny Rorby, Pat Dunbar and Mary Willoughby, front, Betty Barber.
This image is identified as "Henry Shaw, Fort Bragg's Hermit." He wore skins and went barefoot.