Dale Russell

Dale Russell, 69 years old, has lived in Hayfork since 1950. He met his wife there, and until retiring a few years ago he had worked as a logger his whole life. He stayed in town after the last mill closed, weathering the rampant job loss first through commuting for work, like many, and later …

Betty Wines

Betty Wines is the property manager at Eskaton, Hayfork’s retirement community. Her father was a preacher and she spent most of her childhood in the Philippines doing missionary work. She came to Hayfork for the latter part of her high school years and had planned to leave when she turned 18, but her plans changed …