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Minimal attendance at KHSU’s monthly CAB meeting

Minimal attendance at KHSU’s monthly CAB meeting

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – If the Humboldt State University administration’s strategy is to wait out, wear down and scare off the resistance to its policies regarding radio station KHSU, the plan may be working. After three well-attended and often clamorous monthly meetings of the station’s Community Advisory Board (CAB), the fourth,

Union Editorial: Local and national challenges to press freedom won’t stop us – will you?

In the  last few weeks, we’ve experienced the president of the United States declaring our country’s news media “the enemy of the people.” In keeping with his view of press freedom, a state university administrator threatened lawsuits against local journalists over news coverage of an issue of deep interest to the community. Then, political zealots

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

Egg scandal parboils newspaper

Blooge Verminton Mad River Union ARCATA, APRIL 1 – A lapse in journalistic standards has engulfed NoHum’s weekly newspaper in scandal. The matter came to light when the Union published photos of 2nd graders from Mrs. Toynbee’s class at McKinleyville Elementary school who won the class’s annual Easter Egg Decorating Contest. In a shocking revelation,

About those erroneous renewal notices… (it’s us, not you)

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – We blew it! Mad River Union subscribers are receiving pink cards mailed out Wednesday that indicate (in most cases erroneously) that their subscription has expired. If you know this isn’t so, please disregard the renewal notice. Nothing will happen to your subscription. The cards were sent out following a bad

The Mad River Union is the newspaper for all your legal advertising needs

In planning your placement of future legal notices in Humboldt County publications, please consider doing so in the Mad River Union (adjudicated as a Newspaper of General Circulation on Nov. 1, 2013 by Humboldt County Superior Court Judge W. Bruce Watson, Decree No. CV130613). Of the publications vying for your public notice dollar, you won’t

Mad hatters reclaim ‘pussy’ power

Janine Volkmar Mad River Union ARCATA – A local woman has been making crocheted cat hats for years. With the current movement for wearing pink pussy hats as a political statement, her production has catapulted into overtime. Lauraine Leblanc’s crocheted hats are now purring all over the country. Her hat-making frenzy was spurred by the Pussy

Conceptual plans to be unveiled for McKinleyville coho ponds

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Conceptual plans for a coho salmon nursery along with recreational trails and other public amenities will be discussed next week by the McKinleyville Community Services District (MCSD) Board of Directors. The board will hear a presentation on the project during its meeting Wednesday, May 4 starting at 7