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99 Percenters

99 Percenters

  THREE TWO-WHEELERS Bicyclist Dirk Spits, center, passed through Arcata Monday, Dec. 9 during his “99% Ride,” a journey from Alaska to Argentina. The purpose of the ride is fundraising for philanthropic projects throughout Central and South America. While pausing on the Plaza for a photo, who should happen along, separately and coincidentally, but two

Magic, Whimsy And Even Santa At McK Arts Night

McKINLEYVILLE – The ultimate McKinleyville Arts Night of 2013 is Friday, Dec. 20. From 6 to 8 p.m., join in the community’s celebration of local art and artists for music, food and fun.  For more information about the artists and venues and to see additional images, visit mckinleyvilleartsnight.com. California Redwood Coast-Humboldt County Airport, 3561 Boeing

Horse Attacker Guilty

Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office Press Release Joshua Matthew Slater entered a “no contest” plea today in the Humboldt County Superior Court to one felony count of Cruelty To An Animal.  His plea will be treated as a guilty plea for purposes of sentencing.   The remaining cases against him were dismissed as a part

Journal Jangle Sets Off Humboldt Media Musical Chairs

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The bylines of Humboldt journalists are changing – if not the familiar names, then the entities listed beneath them. The churn in affiliations is being driven by the ever-whirling editorial turnstile at the North Coast Journal. It’s the recent departure of former Journal Editor Carrie Peyton Dahlberg

Vintage Arcata Bottom Barn Mural Being Restored, Updated

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union Q STREET, ARCATA – First it was part of the Gilardoni Dairy, then, for a brief period in the 1980s, it became The Country Store. During its latter assignment, the old barn on Q Street sported rustic tchotchkes, knickknacks, curios and a fanciful mural depicting the very pastoral setting