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CHP officer challenges incumbent for sheriff [Daily Triplicate]
Two longtime Del Norte County residents are running for Sheriff/Coroner in the June 8 election.
Incumbent Dean Wilson has lived in Del Norte County for 41 years, and has held the office of sheriff/coroner since 2002. He faces a challenge from Brian Clemann, a current California Highway Patrol officer and former Sheriff’s Office deputy, who was born in Crescent City and has been a lifelong county resident.
A pedestrian was killed in downtown Guerneville Thursday night after being hit by a white van. The collision was called into dispatchers at 8:19 p.m. near the intersection of Church and Main streets. CHP officers who responded to the accident said the victim was a man in his 50s. He apparently was struck while in or near a crosswalk.
Authorities are saying the curve where two cars hydroplaned off State Route 299 into the Trinity River last week is not typically a problem spot. The two separate incidents, which occurred during heavy rain last Friday afternoon, left a
A Eureka woman died Tuesday night, hours after her van collided with a truck as she tried to drive across Highway 101 in southern Petaluma, the CHP reported Wednesday.
Lonetta Sayers, 62, and her husband Russell Sayers, 62, Tuesday afternoon had pulled off of the highway at a gas station near Kastania Road, CHP Sgt. Allan Capurro said.
The California Highway Patrol has issued a warning to drivers with a DUI felony or misdemeanor arrest warrant hanging over their heads. Turn yourself in before a special team of CHP officers turns up the heat.
Hoo boy, it’s gonna be a hot one!
After months of speculation, former prosecutor Allison Jackson officially confirmed today that she will seek to unseat her former boss, incumbent District Attorney Paul Gallegos, in the June elections.
Contact: ◼ Natalynne DeLapp, Campaign Manager
For Release on: March 4 & 5, 2010 Natalynne@votepaul.org
707-444-9600 or 760-845-6228
District Attorney Paul Gallegos holds press conference
District Attorney Paul Gallegos is filing with the County Elections Office to declare his candidacy for the Humboldt County District Attorney race. A press conference will held on Friday, March 5th at 12:30pm. Former Assemblymember Patty Berg will be announcing the candidate. The public is welcome to attend.
A Lake County woman who was badly injured when her car was struck by an alleged drunken driver remained in critical condition Thursday at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital but was expected to survive, the CHP said.
A big rig carrying frozen food bound for deliveries in Humboldt County crashed early Monday, blocking Highway 101 near Leggett, the CHP reported. The rig fell onto its side in the northbound lanes, blocking the highway. The crash was near Leggett and Standish Hickey State Park.