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  1. Drugstore readies to build near fairgroundRead the original story

    Thursday | Triplicate.com

    Construction on Crescent City's newest drug store is expected to begin later this month.

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  2. Pages of History: Wakefield back in U.S.Read the original story

    Thursday | Triplicate.com

    From the pages of the Del Norte Triplicate, September 1945: Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wakefield of Third and G streets, Crescent City, were made very happy on Thursday when they received a telegram from their son, Robert Wakefield, U.S. Army, announcing he had arrived in Boston and he will be sent to Camp Beale, California within the next week.

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  3. Public's help to find man last seen in C.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Triplicate.com

    The Crescent City Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating a missing person.

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  4. Obituary: Alice ThomasRead the original story

    Thursday | Triplicate.com

    Alice Thomas born April 2, 1934 in Lewiston, Idaho passed away on Aug. 26, 2015 in Crescent City, at the age of 81. She was a 51-year resident of Del Norte County.

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  5. Finally, the end of solitary confinement in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday | Ventura County Reporter

    ... the lawsuit spent more than 20 years in what is known as Security Housing Units. Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City had 89 inmates in solitary confinement for more than 20 years, according to 2012 investigative report by Mother Jones. A ...

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  6. How California Prison Hunger Strikes Sparked Solitary Confinement ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Counterpunch

    ... up to 2,000 prisoners. The plaintiffs in the Ashker case are incarcerated at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California, held for ten or more years in the SHU. At the time the lawsuit was filed in 2012, over 500 people in the Pelican Bay ...

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  7. City mailer: Sidewalks are the owner's responsibilityRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Triplicate.com

    Crescent City dwellers likely received a postcard in the past week reminding them it's their responsibility - and not the city's - to keep the sidewalk maintained.

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  8. Death Notices, Sept. 1, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Triplicate.com

    ... p.m. today. Memorial services will begin at 2 p.m. and interment will follow at the IOOF Memorial Cemetery in Crescent City. Please sign the family's online guestbook at wiersmortuary.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's ...

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  9. Yes We Can: 3 challenges to take DN to another levelRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Triplicate.com

    ... Last Chance Grade It is not if but when Last Chance Grade, the unstable section of U.S. 101 south of Crescent City, slides into the ocean for the second time. Local Realtor Kurt Stremburg lost his parents in March 1972 when driving up Last ...

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  10. PDGA back in Crescent CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Triplicate.com

    Second annual 'Bangin' at the Beach' tournament at Beachfront draws 62 competitors For the second year in a row the Wild Rivers Disc Golf Club hosted its Bangin' at the Beach tournament, the only Pro Disc Golf Association sanctioned event in the area, at Beachfront Park.

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  11. Birth: Marigold Nell DauberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Triplicate.com

    ... July 6, 2015, at Curry General Hospital in Gold Beach, Oregon. Her parents are Jessica and Canyon Dauber of Crescent City. Marigold's sister is Elle Dauber. Marigold's grandparents are Susie and Patrick Hawkins and Craig and Carlotta Dauber. Her ...

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  12. Births: Jaxson Aldean SmithRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Triplicate.com

    Jaxson Aldean Smith was born July 28, 2015, at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City.

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  13. California, finally coming out of solitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Los Angeles Times

    An inmate sits alone in one of the Secure Housing Unit cells at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California in October of 2013. An inmate sits alone in one of the Secure Housing Unit cells at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California in October of 2013.

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  14. California moves to end unlimited solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | USA Today

    ... 2011, file photo, a correctional officer is seen in one of the housing units at Pelican Bay State Prison near Crescent City, Calif. SACRAMENTO - California agreed Tuesday to end its unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leaders, restricting a ...

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  15. Legal Settlement Will End Indeterminate Solitary Confinement in State of CARead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | ClayCord.com

    Prisoner rights activists said that a settlement has been reached in a federal class action lawsuit that will effectively end indeterminate, long-term confinement in all California state prisons. The suit was filed against Gov. Jerry Brown in May 2012 on behalf of prisoners in the security housing unit at the Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City in Del Norte County who have spent a decade or more in solitary confinement.

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  16. California agrees to move inmates out of solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Star Tribune

    Guards in an area of Pelican Bay State Prison that separates inmates in isolation from inmates in the general population in Crescent City, Calif., Feb. 9, 2012. California has agreed to an overhaul of its use of solitary confinement in its prisons, including strict limits on the prolonged isolation of inmates, as part of a legal settlement filed in federal court Sept.

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  17. Legal Settlement Will End Indeterminate Solitary Confinement in StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Patch.com

    Prisoner rights activists said today that a settlement has been reached in a federal class action lawsuit that will effectively end indeterminate, long-term confinement in all California state prisons. The suit was filed against Gov. Jerry Brown in May 2012 on behalf of prisoners in the security housing unit at the Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City in Del Norte County who have spent a decade or more in solitary confinement.

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  18. Prison solitary confinement Q&A: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Los Angeles Times

    Tall fences and razor wire encircle Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, where some criminal offenders had been held in solitary confinement because of prison gang activity. Under an agreement announced Tuesday, thousands of inmates in solitary will be released into the general prison population.

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  19. Killers' suit ends California prisons' isolation of gang membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | San Jose Mercury News

    An inmate plays solitary chess in his Secure Housing Unit cell at Pelican Bay State Prison near Crescent City, Calif., 2011. Spurred by hunger strikes and protests over inmates being kept in solitary confinement for a decade or longer, California on Tuesday agreed to soften its approach to keeping inmates isolated in state prisons, settling a federal lawsuit that challenged what were considered among the toughest such practices in the nation.

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  20. California's Prisons Will Change Solitary Confinement RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | National Public Radio

    California has agreed to revise its rules on solitary confinement. This file photo shows a cell in the Secure Housing Unit of Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California.

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