Tag Archives: Hiller Park

MCSD candidate Dennis Mayo: We, simply put, are doing ‘it’ right

MCSD candidate Dennis Mayo: We, simply put, are doing ‘it’ right

Four candidates are running for three 4-year seats on the McKinleyville Community Services District Board of Directors, which oversees sewer, water, streetlights, open space maintenance, parks and recreation in the unincorporated community. The candidates are David Couch, Dennis Mayo, Erik “Yahmo Ahqha” Rydberg and George Wheeler. Election Day is Nov. 6. The Union recently asked

Massive McK wastewater upgrade complete

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – The McKinleyville Community Services District has commissioned its new wastewater treatment plant, a $16.5 million facility that should keep the town in compliance with environmental regulations for years to come. The plant will also dramatically decrease odors at nearby Hiller Park and adjacent neighborhoods. The district’s Board of

Mad River Current for Wednesday, Aug. 2: Hot weather, RV park OK’d, pot bust

Excessive heat warning The National Weather Service has issued another “excessive” heat warning today for inland Humboldt County, where temperatures could climb as high as 110 degrees. This would be a good day to play hooky and go swim in the rivers, although it might almost be too hot. If you do go swimming,  be

Rewarding responsible behavior in McKinleyville

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Dog owners at Hiller Park may soon get thank-you cards and be entered into a drawing to win prizes if they are spotted picking up dog poop, following leash laws and being responsible. The idea is to reward responsible behavior in the hope that doing so will discourage

Today’s Mad River Current: Who gets busted for growing pot, who does not and how much pot can you legally have?

Humboldt County is estimated to have between 8,000 to 10,000, and maybe even more, marijuana grows. Pot is everywhere. Piles of shake are sometimes left on the side of the road. Buds get dropped in tip jars. You can drive around and see and smell marijuana plants. There’s a grow there and a grow here,

Christmas Celebration In McKinleyville; Work Begins On Botanical Garden

McKINLEYVILLE – The McKinleyville Shopping Center invites the community to join the Christmas Celebration on Thursday, Dec. 5. The annual Christmas Celebration is a kick-off to the holiday season in McKinleyville, and is a free, kid-friendly event open to the community. The celebration will be from 4 to 8 p.m. at the McKinleyville Shopping Center.