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Planco forwards statue removal plans to City Council, statue’s suitors disclosed

Planco forwards statue removal plans to City Council, statue’s suitors disclosed

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – It’s all systems go for removal of the McKinley statue from the Plaza, with its paperwork ready to go, at least one serious statue suitor in the wings the council poised to spell out details at their regular meeting Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 6 p.m. at City

Council decides to reconsider revised Village housing project

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – The City Council voted last week to reconsider the revised Village housing project, rejected by default on a tied council vote last August. The project has been redesigned to address one of the principal objections to the previous plan voiced by councilmembers and citizens: Village 2019 includes

Trinidad Tidings: Feel the love on Valentine’s Day with music & art

Everyone loves Valentine’s Day. Bring your sweetheart, family and friends to “An Elegant Celebration: Landscapes and Songs of Love” on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Trinidad Town Hall.  “Songs of Love: Opera to Elvis” will feature performers David Powell, Alexandra Blouin, Kevin Held and Tim Breed singing favorite love songs. “Landscapes

Annie & Mary Trail survey closes Friday, Feb. 15

City of Arcata ARCATA – The City of Arcata reminds community members that the Annie and Mary Trail Connectivity Project survey will be open for public input until Friday, Feb. 15. The Annie and Mary Trail Connectivity Project will create a new trail that will connect Sunset Avenue/Larson Park to Valley West and the Aldergrove

With rain unrelenting, Arcata House holding another Extreme Weather Shelter Sunday night, Feb. 10

Arcata House Partnership Arcata House Partnership will host the Regional Extreme Weather Shelter tonight, Feb. 10, to serve people who are homeless. Shelter intakes will begin at 4:15 p.m. today at the Annex, located at 501 Ninth St. in Arcata. From 4:15 p.m. to 5 p.m., staff will conduct shelter screenings, schedule showers and provide clean clothes

College Life Today: A learning disability didn’t make me ineducable. It made me unstoppable

Max Schmidtbauer Special to the Union HUMBOLDT – Being a freshman in college is not easy, to say the least. Once you tack on the fact that I have a diagnosed learning disability, it seems like college is not an option at all. At least, this is what I was told.  Little did I know

Sign up now for Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival

Godwit Days ARCATA – Online registration is now open at  godwitdays.org for the 24th Annual Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival, to be held April 19 to 21 at the Arcata Community Center. Pre- and post-festival events extend the core dates from April 17 to 23. Godwit Days is excited to again offer two featured