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Dogtown: Peppy Miss Pippa, laid-back Arnie

Dogtown: Peppy Miss Pippa, laid-back Arnie

Week 48. We’ve been having some good rain lately. Have you wondered what happens with the dogs at the shelter on a rainy day? Our intrepid volunteers are usually willing to suit up in raingear and get everyone out for a potty break, but we move inside for some real fun!  A nondescript hallway on

Trinidad Tidings: Quarantine sights sometimes feature creatures

The coronavirus stay-at-home recommendations are not all bad.   Trinidad residents whose busy careers have not always allowed unhurried time have been enjoying some pretty wonderful sights outdoors. Elusive birds, river otters, foxes, bears, deer, rabbits, chipmunks and more have made appearances that elude detection when we are too busy to see.    Several Trinidad

Godwit Days bird art and nature writing contests

Godwit Days ARCATA – Due to the pandemic, the Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival will be held virtually, rather than in person, this year. An announcement outlining the events to be included in the April 16-18 festival will be distributed soon. However, information about the two student contests – the 18th annual bird art

Second Community Visioning Listening session set for Feb. 25

City of Arcata ARCATA –​ The Community Development Department will host a follow up virtual Community Vision Listening Session on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 5:30 to 7:15 p.m. Community members will have the opportunity to brainstorm with city staff on a variety of topics identified in the previous listening session, and can provide feedback on