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Letters to the Editor June 13, 2018

Letters to the Editor June 13, 2018

KHSU firing unexplained Three weeks ago long-time KHSU employee Katie Whiteside was fired. I had just seen Katie on a Sunday and spoke with her about coming back as a host and editor for Through the Eyes of Women. On Monday I arranged an interview with an internationally acclaimed author.   On Tuesday I emailed

Trinidad Tidings: Art, music, achievements and of course tasty items

“Poetry and Story Sharing” is the program theme for the Trinidad Civic Club’s Lunch for the Bunch gathering on Thursday, June 7 starting at 10 a.m. in the Club Room, Town Hall. Members and guests are encouraged to bring something to read aloud, either original poetry or an anecdote from another author.  There will be

For many, Katie Whiteside was the K in KHSU

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – For nearly 23 years, Katie Whiteside lived and breathed KHSU 90.5 FM. At times, Whiteside virtually resided in her office and car, staying close by to manage emergencies, soldiering on for the station even through vacations and days off. As “Ramona,” Whiteside hosted the Pagan Dance Music

Arcata to Tom Parker: cease, desist, refrain and give us back your Lawson case files

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – While many at Wednesday’s City Council meeting demanded that ex-FBI agent Tom Parker be rehired to investigate the killing of David Josiah Lawson, chances of that happening appeared to dim Thursday with the revelation that Arcata City Attorney Nancy Diamond had sent him a cease and desist

HSU’s ‘Anti-GMO Speaker Series’ tells one side of the biotechnology controversy

Last week we learned that Humboldt State will fulfill its role of community leadership by presenting speakers with strong points of view on the issue of biotechnology, specifically, genetically engineered food, popularly known as GMOs. Here’s the announcement: HSU Press Release Humboldt State University and GMO Free Humboldt present the Genetically Modified Organism Fall Speaker

KHSU Launching New, All-BBC Station: KHSM

Union Staff Report ARCATA – Humboldt State University radio station KHSU 90.5 FM announced today that that it is building an all- new radio station that will broadcast programming from the BBC 24 hours a day. The new radio station will use the call letters KHSM. According to an announcement made at the Arcata Chamber of Commerce First Thursday mixer and a post

Candidates Clash At DA Forum

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union ARCATA – A district attorney candidates debate last week was mostly non-confrontational but the topic of plea bargains triggered spirited back and forth exchanges. District attorney candidates  Allan Dollison, Elan Firpo, Maggie Fleming and Arnie Klein advanced their views – sometimes strongly – in a March 20 debate event held

All About Animals On TNT

This week on KHSU’s Thursday Night Talk, it’s cats, dogs and humans living together. Humboldt County’s animal shelter is bursting with adoptable pets, but how do they get there in the first place? What can we do about lost and abandoned pets, spaying and neutering, adoptions and other animal issues? Join host Kevin Hoover with

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