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Freezing Cold, Pelting Rain And Nowhere To Sleep – January 4, 2011

Individuals, businesses, school groups, service clubs, other faith communities are all being asked to pitch in with any donation they can muster. Cash is always useful, of course, but so are contributions of food and washable blankets. Donations are tax deductible, should be earmarked “EWS” and may be sent or delivered to Arcata Presbyterian Church, 670 11th St., Arcata, CA 95521, or any of the other participating churches.

A Wet Walk In Arcata's Wild, Working Woods – January 4, 2011

Admittedly a NorCal girl at heart, summers were spent in Laytonville with her grandparents, and she said, “Coming back is like returning home. The forest is my sanctuary, it restores my soul… I feel strongly we must protect and sustain our forests for future generations. My hope for my next four years as a Senator is that I can, in some small measure, contribute to the long-term sustainability of our forests.”

Woman Sexually Assaulted – November 24, 2010

APD Press Release ARCATA – On Sunday, Nov. 21, just before midnight, a woman was sexually assaulted in the 1300 block of 10th Street. The woman was walking home alone when she was attacked, beaten and sexually assaulted. The attacker is described as an adult male in his mid to late thirties, heavy build, about 5 feet, 11