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Matthews: Stop the hate, reflect on your actions

Matthews: Stop the hate, reflect on your actions

I just want to say. Stop it. Hate has no place in Arcata. I hope we all, Jewish or not, can at least spend a few minutes reflecting on their actions this past year, and come together in this new year with compassion and understanding.

Avelo opens direct flights from ACV to Las Vegas

Building on the popularity of Avelo Airlines’ current service between the Humboldt Bay Area and Los Angeles, the airline today announced the addition of a second popular leisure destination – Las Vegas. Everyday one-way low fares to the entertainment capital of the world starting at $29* are available at AveloAir.com.

Kirsten’s Kitchen: Parmesan-Style Stuffed Eggplant

Technically, summer is waning, but here in Humboldt we know that our best sunny days are coming, leaving Fogust behind. Celebrate with eggplant! Shiny, glossy purple eggplant always seduces me at the farmers’ market and I scored a couple of smaller sized ones, perfect for serving two people.  Carve out the pulp, add tomato sauce,


Letters to the Editor, September 15, 2021

A modest proposal for helping hospitals  Over 95 percent of the COVID-19 patients in our hospitals have not been vaccinated. The unvaccinated are putting a great deal of stress on our health care system; ICUs are overflowing and non-COVID medical procedures are having to be postponed.  The flood of infectious COVID patients is causing space

Arcata Police Log: Chicken sandwich forfeited for the greater gassy good in war-torn drive-thru lane

• Saturday, August 21 1:06 p.m. A man asked this other guy in Chestnut Place if he could use his phone. In the spirit of brotherhood and helpful generosity, the blue-gray Android phone was handed over, at which point the borrower refused to return it, taking flight on a black Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle.  4:17 p.m.

Trinidad Tidings: Trinidad Appreciation Weekend is Sept. 25 and 26

Trinidad Appreciation Weekend, a dispersed, outdoor celebration of the California Coastal National Monument Trinidad Gateway, will take place Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 25 and 26. Coordinators Carol Vander Meer and Michelle Kunst of the Trinidad Coastal Land Trust, Leisyka Parrot, interpretative specialist with the Bureau of Land Management, and CCNM partners invite the community to

Bayside Corners: Jacoby Creek study will improve fish, flooding bg

Anyone who drives Old Arcata Road in the winter knows that there can be quite a bit of flooding in the Jacoby Creek valley.  Most noticeable to passers-through is a quarter-mile section around the Jacoby Creek Bridge that floods most every year, sending a stream of muddy water across the road.  Brave folks in high

Humboldt Hot Air is on the air at the Old Creamery

We are a group of artists, musicians, activists and educators who see Internet radio as a platform to amplify our art and the art of those we love. We are excited to collaborate with local organizations. We hope to use Humboldt Hot Air as a platform for those within our community to amplify their voices especially during Covid when many of our artistic platforms have been less accessible.