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McK Gas Station Robbed Early This Morning

McK Gas Station Robbed Early This Morning

HCSO Press Release The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the robbery of an undisclosed amount of cash early April 30 from the 76 Gas Station, 2698 Central Avenue, McKinleyville. The 26 year old male clerk was not injured. He said the male robber did not wield a gun, but his behavior suggested me might

Beautiful Creatures

GIST HALL THEATER – Confronted by Puritan disapproval and royal lust, they pioneered a new profession as the first women actors ever to appear on the English stage.  Their story is told in Playhouse Creatures, performed for two weekends at HSU’s Gist Hall Theater beginning Thursday, April 24. Until royal decrees by Charles II in

No Vax, No School As Ills Loom

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – With increasing numbers of parents refusing to allow their children to be immunized against serious diseases, local school officials are acting to protect the vulnerable students from outbreaks of measles, mumps and rubella. A recent letter from Humboldt County Office of Education Coordinating School Nurse Lynne Mahoney

Police Pursue Purported Pitchfork-Wielding Darling

HCSO Press Release On 04-19-2014, at approximately 1:45 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a stabbing that occurred in the 400 block of Phillipsville Loop Road, Phillipsville.  When deputies arrived on scene they met with the 66 year old male victim, who was bleeding from stab wounds to his arm and

Fundamentally Fabulous

Ryan Nakano Mad River Union ARCATA – Just off the corner of 10th and I streets, a drag artist dressed in a sparkling sequin tube-top, neon pink fishnets and matching hot pink wig takes a drag from a cigarette, anxiously awaiting his debut. The artist’s name is Mike Warren, a glass-blowing artist in Humboldt County,

Happy Four Twen-Meh In Redwood Park, Or Not

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – With the first sunny weather in five years, the City of Arcata is prepared for any attempts to resurrect what used to be a massively attended 4/20 celebration in Redwood Park. In years past, the event attracted thousands to the park, most of whom were content to get baked,