If you make a run to the post office in the Sierra foothills town of Dutch Flat, population 200 on a crowded day, set aside at least 30 minutes for catching up with the neighbors. That’s what sought-after furniture designers George Bennett and Stacy Binns have learned since moving here two years ago from the Bay Area.
Steve Josue and his son Steve Josue Jr. sat at an outside table at the Pirate’s Lair Cafe waiting for breakfast as some of their neighbors sat nearby. All were quiet. And all shared the same exhausted expression and sooty ankles.
Don't be the river's next victim, use DARTs tips to save yourself from drowning. Motion graphics by Sharon Okada; narration by Sam Stanton; photos by Hector Amezcua, Randall Benton, José Luis Villegas, and Renée Byer; audio production by Randall Benton.