Humboldt grapples with sea level rise

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County is stepping up its planning for sea level rise in the Humboldt Bay area and is pursuing creation of a multi-jurisdictional agency to deal with it. ​What was described at the September 3 Board of Supervisors meeting as the “huge implications” of sea level rise is


Witness to a hammer attack

This morning, Sept. 10,  I witnessed a man attack another man with a hammer. I was in my car waiting for the light to turn green on Myrtle Avenue at Fourth Street shortly before 10:30 a.m. I glanced over at the parking lot of La Patria Mariscos & Grill Restaurant and saw a man with


It’s an Arts! Arcata kind of Friday, Sept. 13

Arcata Main Street ARCATA – Arts! Arcata, Arcata Main Street’s monthly celebration of visual and performing arts, takes place Friday, Sept. 13 from 6 to 9 p.m. throughout Arcata. Below are the venues and shows: • Alchemy Distillery, 330 South G St.: Free photo strips in the Forget Me Not Photo Booth, adult slushies and


Welcome to the Crabs diamond anniversary season

 Mad River Union ARCATA – The Humboldt Crabs 2019 season, which kicks off this weekend, will be the team’s diamond anniversary season. The Crabs play the Corvallis Knights on Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 at 7 p.m. at the Arcata Ball Park. On Sunday, June 2, the Crabs again face the Knights starting


Hello Valley West – cleanup, celebration and movies coming up

Arcata Police Dept. Hello Valley West Business Watch; I hope all of you are doing well and enjoying the summer. Attached are photographs from our Valley West Business Watch BBQ on May 22.    This event captured the spirit of Valley West as people kept coming out to enjoy a meal with friends and neighbors,