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WEATHER: Brace yourself for a wet, blustery week

WEATHER: Brace yourself for a wet, blustery week

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – It’s going to be a wet week, with rain forecast every day through at least Saturday. Today we’ll get a reprieve, with mostly dry weather until later this afternoon, when there’s a 50 percent chance of rain. The iffyness of the forecast changes tonight, when there is a 100 percent

$12K in the hole, Chamber closing California Welcome Center and moving

Arcata Chamber of Commerce Press Release California Welcome Center Closing  At today’s Board meeting the Board of Directors unanimously voted to end the franchise with the California Welcome Center and move from our current location. This was a long time in coming and a very heartfelt decision. One taken with the respect for the work

Sandy Scott: Heads In Beds, One More Night!

It all started with a decline in tourism brought on by a series of natural disasters. California’s brand was tarnished and visitors stopped coming. Between 1989 and 1994, we lost 17 percent of the domestic market share… $70 million and 70,000 jobs every year. In 1998, we had 9.8 percent of U.S. leisure trips and