ICU capacity now driving regional restrictions

The “Regional Stay Home Order” takes effect for at least three weeks if a region’s cumulative ICU capacity falls below 15%. The order is lifted when ICU capacity meets or exceeds 15%, at which time each county is reassigned to a tier based on its local COVID-19 data under the state’s “Blueprint for a Safer Economy.”


Letters to the Editor, November 25, 2020

Manila’s shantytown Dear community members, We would like to alert you about and ask for your help in solving an environmental and humanitarian problem that is getting worse in Manila. As some of you may know, there is a growing shantytown located along the banks of Humboldt Bay along State Route 255 about a quarter


Dell’Arte Holiday Tour goes digital with ‘Hansel and Gretel’

Dell’Arte BLUE LAKE – The Dell’Arte Company’s annual Holiday Show tour, now in its 40th year, will not take a break due to the worldwide pandemic. Instead, audiences are invited to usher in the festive season with an adaptation of “Hansel and Gretel,” which will be available through the comfort of their home and devices.


San Jose State football team to practice at HSU

San José State University HUMBOLDT – San José State University and Humboldt State University, a fellow California State University institution, reached an agreement for the Spartan football team to continue its preparation for the 2020 football season at the Humboldt State campus in Arcata. The Spartans will depart for Humboldt State this week, and will


Dogtown: Shelter behind the scenes, and meet Moose

Week 35. There are many things to be thankful for this week. I am thankful for all the people that work with the dogs and cats in the shelter – volunteers and staff – and all of the others who help us to get dogs out of the shelter and happily on their way to