Tag Archives: Humboldt County Grand Jury

’A Community Divided’ – the city responds

’A Community Divided’ – the city responds

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – The City Council was expected to approve responses to the findings of the Humboldt County Grand Jury today regarding police reforms at a noon Wednesday meeting. It was also set to renew the local coronavirus emergency and extend the emergency eviction protections that have been in effect

County, auditor disagreements on Grand Jury delays response

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union ​HUMBOLDT – The staffing and security of Humboldt County’s financial accounting are again at issue as the Board of Supervisors considers responses to a recent Grand Jury report. ​The financial issues led supervisors to hold off on approving responses to a Grand Jury report at their Oct. 2 meeting. ​The

Grand Jury: ‘Significant danger’ for some Bay Trail users

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT BAY – The county’s Grand Jury has flagged multiple safety issues related to the Humboldt Bay Trail and has “significant concern” about the use of the U.S. Highway 101 shoulder connecting two developed segments. The Grand Jury is calling for a “safety barrier” along the unfinished U.S. Highway 101

Grand Jury report: ‘Raw, disturbing’ child abuse issues probed

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County’s Grand Jury has released an annual report that delves into child welfare issues that are “raw, disturbing and should be of concern to all members of our community.” Protecting children from abuse and responding to it were main investigative items in the report, which was released