Supervisors appoint Maya Conrad to McKMAC

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Humboldt County’s Board of Supervisors has appointed a local Realtor who is the former executive director of the Northcoast Regional Land Trust to the McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee (McKMAC). ​At the board’s April 9 meeting, Maya Conrad was unanimously voted to fill a vacant at-large McKMAC seat. ​Also


Letters to the Editor, April 17, 2019

A dark day in Humboldt It is a dark day in Humboldt County. KHSU, the station that we loved and listened to and worked for and gave our money to is gone. A ghost station with no soul has acquired its call letters.  A huge thank you to all the staff, the volunteers, the people


Gal in the Galley: Yummy E-Z Nummy Treats

Want an easy treat to make for Easter or Passover with the kiddies? Trying to avoid the most processed of Easter candies? Looking for something you can make in your dorm for 4/20? This recipe ticks all the boxes. It also helps to drown your bitter rage about the gutting of KHSU, right after you


Frank Cheek to Join CCAA Hall of Fame in 2019

  Andrew R Goetz HSU Athletics ARCATA – Former Humboldt State softball coach Frank Cheek has been selected to enter the California Collegiate Athletic Association Hall of Fame as a member of its 2019 class the conference office announced Saturday. “Coach Cheek had a legendary career leading the Humboldt State softball and wrestling programs to


Dogtown: Meet these sweet, sociable little dogs

I’m writing this week from San Francisco, where I have come to attend the 2019 Canine Science Symposium at San Francisco State University.  Three of us who volunteer at the shelter will be joining the shelter’s facility manager at what we hope will be an exciting weekend of lectures and workshops on dog behavior, adoption