Author Archives: Jack Durham

Supes Engage in ‘Team Building

Supes Engage in ‘Team Building

By Daniel Mintz Press Reporter   Learning more about each other, themselves and the principles of effective governing, the county’s Board of Supervisors has completed a day-long “team building” workshop, the first ever. Authorized late last year, the workshop included personal takes on what comprises effective teamwork and undercuts it, group discussions on what the

Family Farming Tradition Continues in McKinleyville

From 1.16.13 issue   By Benjamin Fordham Press Reporter   Just a short drive from the relative civilization of Central Avenue lies Dow’s Prairie, a place which, if not for the occasional 4×4, looks much the same as it did in 1920. It’s a place that is historically ideal for growing flowers and produce, and

Time for Crab!

From the 1.16.13 edition By Jack Durham Press Editor & Reporter   The commercial Dungeness crab season kicked off Tuesday, Jan. 15, with Trinidad’s mosquito fleet bringing in loads of “fat and sassy” crustaceans. Trinidad Harbor’s fleet of 16 boats was able to start setting gear on Sunday at noon. Despite high winds and a

Pot bust on Bolier

From 1.16.13 issue   A deputy investigating a report of an overly skinny horse stumbled across a marijauna grow last week in McKinleyville On Tuesday, Jan. 8, a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office livestock deputy responded to a residence in the 2500 block of Bolier Avenue, McKinleyville in regards to a welfare check of a reported

Thank you from the McK Lions Club and Winter Express committee

  The 2012 Winter Express committee with Santa Conrad Weingold (from left to right): Standing – Julia Walker, Lion Joan Sheets, Gene Sheets, Lion Cyndi Bainbridge, Lion Bob Wainwright. Seated – Lion Mark Wainwright, Elf Elizabeth Wainwright, Lion Shirley Cramer. Not pictured – Lion Marie Ruth and David Walker.  The McKinleyville Lions Club members and