Author Archives: Kevin Hoover

Taste of the Holidays, at home version

Taste of the Holidays, at home version

Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise ARCATA – The Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise’s “Taste of the Holidays” event began in 1993 to showcase local specialty food and beverage producers. During coronavirus pandemic, the Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise is offering an“At Home” version of this well-loved event. A perfect holiday gift for you, your friends, co-workers,

How a dark money, grassroots greenwash badly backfired on Arcata

This column is a giant exercise in “we told you so,” and pulls no punches. So if that sort of thing doesn’t appeal to you, avert your eyes.  The people of Arcata – and most specifically and sadly, the residents of the Westwood neighborhood – have been thoroughly bamboozled. Led by the nose into supporting

Arcata Police Log: Clanging begets clanking in a heavy-motel departure from the traditional yelling

• Thursday, October 22 8:50 a.m. An overeager job applicant or burglar busted the door handle off a 16th Street employment agency’s front door, botching that crucial first impression and severely denting any prospects for gainful employment. 10:10 a.m. Occupants of a residential trailer parked at the school bus stop at Aldergrove Road and Pepperwood

Salmon farm going to college

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – ​​College of the Redwoods (CR) expects to begin offering aquaculture courses in the fall of 2022, which will prepare students for careers in what is likely to be Humboldt County’s newest economic linchpin. ​The Norway-based Nordic Aquafarms company is proceeding with permit applications for a large and complex

Understanding McK Town Center’s wetland assets

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee (McKMAC) will take a deep dive into the topic of wetlands at its meeting Wednesday, Nov. 18 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the meeting will be held on Zoom. The meeting ID is 976 6824 1826. The password