Friday, March 16, 2018
* Applications are being accepted to fill spots on the Del Norte Local Mental Health Board, which serves as an advisory body to the county’s mental health branch. The board has two openings for consumers, and one community member. Applications can be obtained at the board of supervisors office in the Flynn Center on H Street in Crescent City. The deadline to submit applications is March 27.
* Need to get rid of old mattresses or box springs? Your opportunity comes on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Del Norte County Transfer Station. The recycling event will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Up to four mattresses or box springs can be dropped off at no charge, thanks to a partnership between the Del Norte Solid Waste Management Authority, Hambro WSG, and the Mattress Recycling Center.
* Del Norte High’s music and theater students present “Little Shop of Horrors” tonight and Saturday at 7 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. in the school’s multipurpose room. Tickets are available at Del Norte Office Supply and Cutting Loose hair salon.
In sports news:
* The annual Redwood Wild Rivers Run is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, starting at the covered bridge east of Hiouchi off South Fork Road. Both a five-kilometer and a 15-kilometer event are being offered through the redwoods. The cost is $20, with sweatshirts available for $30.