There’s nothing wrong with being a small newspaper, I thought to myself. Print the paper that you can afford to print.
I encourage everyone to get out and walk the many streets of Arcata. It’s great exercise (especially when you’re walking up Shirley Boulevard or California Avenue) and an easy way to get lots of landscaping ideas.
I used to joke that if a nuclear bomb goes off in Humboldt County, it’s not a story that will appear in the McKinleyville Press unless the reporter finds a McKinleyville angle.
The testing regimen has resulted in school administrators pushing teachers to prepare students for the test, it has caused teachers to narrow the curriculum to cover test-relevant information, or “teach to the test.” Finally, it has short-changed our children from receiving the holistic, creative, enlightening, and empowering education they all deserve.
Under Land Use Code standards adopted in December, 2008, all of Arcata’s cannabis centers must obtain CUPs. Doing so requires that each dispensary create a detailed operations manual describing many facets of the business’s operations, including security, employee and patient screening, inventory control, cannabis sourcing and distribution, waste management and more. It has been an open question as to whether some of the centers are capable of generating such a document.
The 900 block, ranging from the Garden Gate to Sassafras, will be done first. The 1000 block, from the Minor Theatre to Funk Shui, will complete the project.
Chamber Director Brenda Bishop said solicitations invoking the Chamber’s name should be approached warily, and urged those solicited to contact the Chamber directly at (707) 822-3619.
The goat herd will begin with 200 carefully selected does and is expected to grow to approximately 1200-1400 over the next five years. The new dairy will create 12 living-wage, fully-benefited jobs between the McKinleyville and Arcata facilities and will help ensure Cypress Grove’s future in Humboldt County.
Arcata is just such a lovely place, with incredible nature abounding on all sides, fantastic food and a great quality of life. There are tons of places to take great walks.
I’m pedaling my feet, I’m switching gears, I’m staying upright on two wheels, and I’m keeping up with the boyz.. OK, this is fun.