State Attorney General declines Lawson case

Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office News Release On Thursday, Dec. 5, the California Attorney General’s Office informed Humboldt County District Attorney (DA) Maggie Fleming that it would not be assuming responsibility for the prosecution in the David Josiah Lawson homicide. DA Fleming had requested that the California Attorney General’s Office take the Lawson case in


Letters to the Editor, November 27, 2019

Thanks to all for patience during this trying time The members of the Slack Family LLC wish to express their sincere gratitude to the many Humboldt County fire departments, and especially the Arcata Fire District, who responded to the fire in our Plaza building on Oct. 27.  Their hard work and diligence not only saved


Love, loss and revelation in Blue Lake

Dell’Arte International BLUE LAKE – Share an evening with five actor-creators as they transform into vivid physical characters, whose stories of love, loss and revelation unfold within a richly imagined theatrical world. Performances are Thursday, Dec. 5, Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 at 8 p.m.  in the Carlo Theatre, 131 H St., Blue


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


Trinidad Tidings: It was a particularly dark and stormy night

Trinidad Library manager Kristin Dalziel writes that the Trinidad Library will be hosting “Know Your Humboldt Wildlife – Trail Camera Workshop” on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. There is a “show and tell” trail camera workshop with Ron Dean, sharing trail camera footage of Humboldt Wildlife.  Find out how you too can become a