Tag Archives: Masking

Masking requirement begins Saturday

Masking requirement begins Saturday

Joint Information Center HUMBOLDT – Eighty-two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Humboldt County Aug. 4, the highest single-day count in the county and far exceeding the average daily cases at the height of the pandemic in January. The total number of county residents who have tested positive for the virus now stands at

High-risk McKinleyville party, ‘COVID prom’ ignored state guidance

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A weekend party in McKinleyville attended by more than a dozen individuals appears to have been held in violation of state guidance regarding gatherings.  Hosted by McKinleyville resident Tephi Henry, the ‘80s-themed party was attended by group of women from varying professions whose work brings them into regular

Protester with racist sign not part of Arcata’s Northcoast Prep

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A woman holding a racist sign at an anti-masking protest at the Humboldt County Courthouse isn’t affiliated with Arcata’s Northcoast Preparatory Academy (NPA), according to the Humboldt County Office of Education (HCOE). The photo, originally posted on Kym Kemp’s Redheaded Blackbelt website, shows Gretha Stenger unmasked and holding a protest