In the fall of 1995, I came home late one evening from a camping trip, turned on the evening news and learned that the Arcata Union was going out of business. Although I didn’t know it at the time, that was a pivotal moment in the birth of the McKinleyville Press.
Following a series of bureaucratic struggles, the county’s effort to regulate medical marijuana will retain an initial focus on residential grows and dispensaries, and will look to Mendocino County as a model for a second phase on outdoor grows.
Some observers of the situation view that as a move toward local control of recycling while others think it’s an attempted bail-out of a fiscally weakened ACRC.
The industrial water comprises most of the district’s capacity and if it remains unused by 2029, when the district’s state permit expires, a so-called “use it or lose it” clause kicks in and the rights to the surplus could be transferred elsewhere.
Brown said the core problem is that the county doesn’t distinguish between different types of agriculture.
Bryant, the office manager for KHSU and one of the rotating hosts of the KHSU Homepage, is looking forward to the educational and networking opportunities that will be present.
Torres was the second of the two suspects believed responsible for the crimes.
As of today, Humboldt Bay is around two-thirds of its original size (~27,000 acres, down to ~18,000) and we have about one-10th of the historic 1,870 salt marsh (~8,800 acres, down to ~844 acres) – with current and planned restoration projects covering maybe one third of the 9,000 acres lost.
• Wednesday, July 13: disaster kits and plans.
“Officer Hoffman and Sergeant Dokweiler exemplify true heroism,” said Chief of Police Tom Chapman with the Arcata Police Department. “These officers put themselves in harm’s way to protect our community. I am truly grateful to have such dedicated professionals serving our community.”