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Second UAL Humboldt-to L.A. flight starts in late May

Second UAL Humboldt-to L.A. flight starts in late May

Redwood Region Economic Development Commission/Fly Humboldt                                SECOND FLIGHT FROM HUMBOLDT COUNTY TO LOS ANGELES TO START MAY 29, 2019 HUMBOLDT – The Redwood Region Economic Development Commission (RREDC) and the Humboldt County Department of Aviation announced today that United Airlines will be adding a second departure to LAX starting May 29, 2019. United Airlines

The State (and someday, the city?) of McKinleyville reviewed

Jack Durham Mad River Union MCKINLEYVILLE – Incorporation, a town center, a Vista Point park and improved trail patrols were among the topics discussed Jan. 23 during the annual State of McKinleyville meeting. More than 130 people packed Azalea Hall for the event, sponsored by the McKinleyville Chamber of Commerce and featuring a who’s-who of

If you need an excuse to visit the Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary, here it is

City of Arcata ARCATA  – The City of Arcata Environmental Services Department invites the community to celebrate World Wetlands Day at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary on Saturday, Feb. 2. Wetlands are among the most productive ecosystems in the world, and World Wetlands Day is an annual event that helps raise global awareness about

Valley West circulation study released with sidewalk, parks project impending

Mad River Union VALLEY WEST – California Walks has released its report, including recommendations, following the Arcata-Valley West Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Training (CPBST) in August 2018. The report is currently being translated into Spanish, with the translation expected by March. You may access the English version of hte report on the California Walks

It’s nesting season. This is not the time to trim trees and vegetation

  City of Arcata ARCATA  – The City of Arcata’s Environmental Services Department would like to remind the community that early bird nesting season begins on Friday, Feb. 1. The federal Migratory Bird Treaty Act makes it illegal to kill or transport any migratory bird or the parts, nests or eggs of such a bird

Humboldt State releases Draft EIR for Trinity Annex parking lot project

Mad River Union ARCATA – The draft Environmental Impact Report for Humboldt State’s Trinity Annex Project has been posted online at It is also available at HSU offices located at 1 Harpst St., Arcata, and at the Arcata Branch Public Library, at 500 Seventh St. The project was unveiled to the public last July

Forum set on HSU President Rossbacher’s successor

Humboldt State University HUMBOLDT STATE – The California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees is beginning the search for a new president of Humboldt State University (HSU) to succeed Dr. Lisa Rossbacher, who is retiring in June 2019.  The first meeting of the Trustees’ Committee for the Selection of the President will be held in

McKinleyville Matters: McMAC to elect officers, discuss roads, planning issues

The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee (McKMAC) meets today, Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. in the McKinleyville Middle School Conference Center at 2275 Central Ave. in McKinleyville. The county advisory committee will discuss the resignation of John Corbett, who served as the committee’s chair. The committee will elect new officers for the year. The committee will

Major Arcata housing project proposals heard Tuesday and Wednesday. Jan. 29 and 30

 THE CITY OF ARCATA TO HOST MEETING REGARDING DEVELOPMENT OF THE 7TH AND I STREET NEIGHBORHOOD ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 29  Arcata, CA, January 25, 2019 – The City of Arcata Community Development Department is seeking community input regarding a new multi-family affordable housing project located at 7th and I Street.  The City of Arcata is