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Report all but dooms 101 eucalyptus trees

Report all but dooms 101 eucalyptus trees

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union BRACUTT – The towering stand of eucalyptus trees along U.S. Highway 101 between Arcata and Eureka is iconic and beloved by many residents. But a certified master arborist has told the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors that the trees in the northern segment of the stand are rotting from within,

Vote ensures road and public safety funds

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County’s public safety services and roads will continue their current levels of tax funding, as voting for local and state ballot measures supported them. The locally-advanced Measure O, which continues a half-cent sales tax for public safety services, was approved by voters while the statewide Proposition 6,

Mad River Union delivery debacle

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The Mad River Union is receiving calls from subscribers reporting that this week’s newspaper did not arrive in Trinidad and Blue Lake. It’s likely that the delivery failure is also affecting subscribers in Eureka, Orick and other communities in the mixed “Eureka 955” bag delivered weekly to the United States

ABC judge’s proposed decision: revoke Sidelines, Toby & Jack’s licenses

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA PLAZA – Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Administrative Law Judge Alberto Roldan has ruled that the alcohol serving licenses for Arcata bars The Sidelines and Toby & Jack’s be revoked. The recommended decision follows a four-day hearing in Eureka in September during which allegations of drug dealing in the

City to proceed with statue removal and relocation

City of Arcata ARCATA – On Tuesday, Nov. 6 registered Arcata voters had the opportunity  to vote in favor of, or against the McKinley statue measure, known as Measure M. The majority of Arcata voters (62.16 percent) voted Measure M down. As such, the City  Council’s vote from Feb. 21 still stands, and city staff

Arcata Police Log: Gusty McFoulmouth’s hortatory halitosis

• Monday, October 15 1:37 a.m. Anyone who may have noticed the man in boots and a leather jacket worn over a hospital gown trundling down Janes Road, carrying his clothes in a bag, may have wondered about the back story. It was one fueled, shock-shockingly, by a surfeit of distilled spirits. After a noisy

Another downtown stabbing

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASE On 11/09/18 at approximately 2:08 a.m. Arcata Police Department officers were dispatched to a disturbance in the 800 Block of J Street in Arcata. Upon their arrival, officers located a 22-year-old male that had been stabbed during an altercation. Officers learned the victim and his friend had been skateboarding with three other

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