Author Archives: Kevin Hoover

Letters to the Editor – April 4, 2010

Yes, believe it or not, I do acknowledge that a huge number of the panhandlers in Arcata are… disreputable characters, overly aggressive, intrusive and even threatening, drug addicts, even trust fund babies who really have no need to be panhandling, etc. But please acknowledge the big picture and the fact that there are many who are not, and our society is currently woefully inadequate in providing for them. The last thing they need is to be further stigmatized, stereotyped and blamed.

Minor Theatre Robbed At Gunpoint – April 3, 2010

On Saturday, April 3 at about 8:50 p.m., officers from the Arcata Police Department responded to the Minor Theater 1015 H St, for the report of an armed robbery. Upon officer’s arrival they were advised by witnesses, a white male adult in his twenties, approximately six feet tall with a medium build, wearing a blue