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Delta variant puts Eureka Friday Night Market on hold

Delta variant puts Eureka Friday Night Market on hold

Humboldt Made EUREKA – Given the steep rise in cases and hospitalizations associated with the delta variant in Humboldt County, Humboldt Made is postponing the Eureka Friday Night Market until further notice.   “In the best interest of our community, small businesses and health care workers, we are postponing the market,” said Alanna Powell, executive director

Nasty COVID variant arrives in Humboldt

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – ​Even as vaccine-induced optimism grows, Humboldt County’s health officer has said that “we’re not out of the woods yet” with COVID-19, which could spread and sicken people more severely if a newly-detected variant takes hold. ​At an April 28 news conference, Health Officer Dr. Ian Hoffman followed up

Economy treading water amid coronavirus cross-currents

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – As 2020 and civilization itself wound down amid a transformative pandemic, the City of Arcata is closely tracking economic conditions and trends, and what is shaping them. With the economy reverberating from all kinds of impacts, and adaptation a daily challenge for individuals and businesses alike, forecasting