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MOTOR SPORTS: Racing Action At Redwood Acres

Race fans saw some close racing at Redwood Aces Raceway on May 11. REAL STOCK: Michael Lawrence won the Trophy Dash. Tyler Avelar took the early lead in the Heat race, but Nick Green got past him and Avelar brushed the back straight wall handing the second spot to Lawrence. Green won, Lawrence was second

AAU Champions!

AAU The Humboldt Thunder AAU basketball team won the first place trophy in the 6th grade gold division at the 9th Annual Battle for the Northstate AAU tournament in Redding. The team consists of players throughout Humboldt County, including from top left to right: Zach Claus, Rio Dell; Kai Pajares, Trinidad; Isaak Gutierrez, Eureka; Alex 

McKinleyville Little League Report

Murphy’s defeated a tough Barnes Drugs by the score of 4-2 last week. Behind a strong pitching effort from team ace Owen Bill, they came from behind 2-1 in the 4th inning scoring twice and adding an insurance run in the bottom of the 5th, Bill helped his own cause, drilling a stand-up triple down

Racing returns to Redwood Acres

The sheltered grandstands at Redwood Acres Raceway were the place to be on Saturday, April 20 as the wind was blowing and it was cold in the pits. MotorBrandon Barnwell was helping to put a racer tape number 1 on a Thunder Roadster but said he is not the driver. Brandon’s daughter, Allison, who is

Redwood Rollers bout April 20!

  Redwood Rollers, Humboldt’s leading roller derby team, hits the track again on April 20th to skate against the Junction City Roller Dolls. Those gals are coming all the way from Utah! This is going to be the only local bout for two months since the Redwood Rollers will be skating out of town in

Wood Bat Sunday Softball League

The Mad River Softball Association is hosting an adult wood bat Sunday softball league starting May 5 at the Arcata Community Sports Complex. Teams play double headers starting no earlier than 12:30 .pm. Free agent players without teams will be placed on teams. Players must be at least 16 years or older. For more information