It’s been busy.  Between runs to Ft. Bragg for the ongoing search of Aaron Bassler, the saturation of this summer has been incredible, which leads to good images.

Enjoy.

At the Labor Day Parade in Fort Bragg, Monday Sept. 5, 2011 Jere Melo, was honored as Grand Marshal, as Vice Mayor Meg Courtney, left holds back tears. Council member Doug Hammerstrom, left rear and Mayor Dave Turner, right with Dan Jerde, obscured, right rear, also paid their respects to Melo who was reportedly murdered by Aaron Bassler. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011At the Labor Day Parade in Fort Bragg, Monday Sept. 5, 2011, The Humboldt State University marching band brought up the rear of the parade as they danced and played in front of the Fort Bragg City Hall, decked out in an American flag, dedicated to Jere Melo. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

At the Labor Day Parade in Fort Bragg, Monday Sept. 5, 2011, Humboldt State University drum major Adara Friley waits for the parade to begin. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

 

Law enforcement from a half dozen jurisdictions search for Aaron Bassler, the man sought in connection with two North Coast homicides, Sunday September 4, 2011 on Sherwood Road near his mothers home, in Fort Bragg, just east of downtown after deputies spotted him earlier Sunday morning. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

A Department of Fish and Game tracker gives his charge a littl play time after a search for Aaron Bassler, the man sought in connection with two North Coast homicides, Sunday September 4, 2011 on Sherwood Road near his mothers home in Fort Bragg, just east of downtown after deputies spotted him earlier Sunday morning. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Wine tasting during the Taste of Sonoma, Saturday September 3, 2011 at the MacMurray Ranch. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Kate Morison, a co-owner of Arboretum Apparel in Healdsburg will be putting in a wine bar in her downtown business after Healdsburg's city planning department gave permission. Seeking approval from the ABC, Morison is looking forward to creating a different and festive atmosphere for the company's clientele, Wednesday August 31, 2011. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2011

No violence, just a little silliness in the stands, Saturday August 27, 2011. San Francisco was rolled by Houston, 30-7. Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2011

anica Patrick puts her game face on prior to a practice session Friday August 26, 2011 at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2011

Ryan Power cleans freshly harvested beets west of Sebastopol at New Family Farm, Thursday August 25, 2011. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2011

A Cal Fire aitanker drops a load of phos-chk on the "Old" fire off of Old Cazadero Road in Guerneville, Tuesday August 23, 2011. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Eddie Andreini pilots his Stearman bi-plane during Wings Over Wine Country, Saturday August 18, 2011 at the Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport Santa Rosa. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2011

Bob Minenna of the Lake Count Fire Protection District douses hot spots from the garage of a burned home in Clearlake, Thursday August 11, 2011, during a fire that burned several homes on Lakeshore Blvd. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

-Kent Porter