Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
* For the first time ever, the Del Norte High girls basketball team has advanced to the North Coast Section championship game, after it knocked off Lick-Wilmerding High of San Francisco Wednesday, 48-42, in front of a packed crowd in Thunen Gymnasium. The No. 2 seed Warriors will play for the Division 4 title against top-seeded St. Vincent-St. Patrick High of Vallejo. The title game will be held near Vallejo at Bencia High at 7 p.m. Friday. The game will be broadcast live on KPOD 97.9 and delnortesports.com.
* The Harbor Rural Fire Department is facing $2,200 in fines following an inspection by OSHA, the state agency that handles workplace safety issues. A recent inspection found lax testing for breathing equipment that would be used during fires, as well as other violations. Department officials said they are working to correct any violations as soon as possible.
* A free identity theft prevention class is scheduled for 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. today at the Chetco Community Library on Alder Street in Brookings.
* The next Citizens Emergency Response Team meeting is scheduled for today starting at 6 p.m. at the Crescent City Fire and Rescue station on Washington Boulevard. Almost 700 people have taken the course in Del Norte County over the past five years. Contact the Office of Emergency Services for additional details.