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McKinleyville Community Forest in works

McKinleyville Community Forest in works

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – McKinleyville may be one step closer to getting its own community forest. At the Aug. 26 Zoom meeting of the McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee, member Patrick Kaspari said that the a grant application has made it through the first round of review by the State of California Natural

Health Officer Frankovich steps down

I believe a candidate with the leadership skills and expertise needed to continue this work, will step forward to help navigate Humboldt through the next phase of response. The plan is for me to continue to serve Humboldt County in a part-time capacity under the new Health Officer and the Deputy Health Officer, Dr. Ennis, to provide whatever assistance I can for the community going forward. Humboldt is my home.

Shot-up dog found in Samoa euthanized

Humboldt County Animal Control SAMOA – Humboldt County Animal Control is seeking information from the public regarding an animal cruelty investigation. On Monday, Aug. 24 at about 10:06 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center received the report of an injured dog discovered by a community member at the ATV Staging Area on

Fieldbrook meth seizure leads to ‘runner’ arrests, more meth

Humboldt County Drug Task Force On Aug. 17, 2020, special agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force (HCDTF) seized 3.75 pounds of methamphetamine during a search warrant service in the 2300 block of Fieldbrook Road in Fieldbrook. Agents continued to investigate the DTO (drug trafficking organization) responsible for trafficking the methamphetamine in Humboldt County.