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Dueling cell sites: Just one Bottoms tower will stand

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union ARCATA BOTTOM – ​County planning commissioners are ready to approve a 130-foot cell tower in the Arcata Bottoms area, convinced that improved service coverage is needed and the best option is a tower that can host as many carriers as possible. ​At its July 15 meeting, the Planning Commission considered

$5 million for Hammond Bridge replacement in funding bills

Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE/ARCATA – Representative Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) has included funding for the replacement of the Hammond Bridge in the House Appropriations Committee’s Fiscal Year 2022 funding bills, which will be considered in  the months ahead. The funding bills include $5 million for replacement of the bridge, which connects McKinleyville to the Arcata