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Sofia Pereira & Mike Wilson: Bold and immediate action is needed to phase out fossil fuels

Sofia Pereira & Mike Wilson: Bold and immediate action is needed to phase out fossil fuels

As California prepares to host the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco from September 12 to 14, we are urging Governor Brown to stand with us and more than 200 local elected officials across the state who are fighting to phase out fossil fuel production in California. @caelectedofficials.org Communities in Humboldt County and the

ABC mural coming into view at Samoa Boulevard and US 101

MAJOR MURAL A “Marvelous Mural of Marbled Murrelets,” a named coined by City Councilmember Susan Ornelas, who came up with the idea in 2016, is coming into being at the Arcata Bay Crossing (ABC) building at Samoa Boulevard and U.S, Highway 101. The 256-foot long, 27 foot tall, 7,000 sq. ft. mural offers an aerial

County OK’s ‘historic’ cannabis ordinance

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County’s cannabis industry is advancing to its next phase with the Board of Supervisors’ adoption of a new commercial production ordinance. At a May 8 hearing, a majority of supervisors voted to approve inland and coastal versions of the new ordinance along with an Environmental Impact Report.

McKinleyville, Arcata statehood considered

STATE OF McKINLEYVILLE Due to greater public interest than initially anticipated, the venue for next week’s State of McKinleyville forum has been changed to Azalea Hall, 1620 Pickett Rd. in McKinleyville. The event, sponsored by the McKinleyville Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 17, at 8:30 a.m. Panelists include Fifth District Supervisor Ryan

Debate rages over oyster bed expansion

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Concerns about a Humboldt Bay mariculture expansion project will be voiced in a letter from the Board of Supervisors, but the letter states that the issues are being raised by a county commission, not the board itself. A letter on the expansion of Coast Seafoods’ oyster farming area

District hopes former mill site brings prosperity

Jack Durham Mad River Union SAMOA PENINSULA – The harbor district hopes to bring the bay’s working waterfront into a new era with the grand opening of its newly refurbished Redwood Marine Terminal II, located at the site of the old pulp mill out on the Samoa Peninsula. The sprawling industrial facility, located on 72

Wilson opening computer-equipped office near Plaza

Mike Wilson for Supervisor Campaign Press Release Wilson to Open Arcata Campaign Office for 3rd District Supervisor Race ARCATA — Mike Wilson’s campaign for Third District Humboldt County supervisor gains more momentum with the opening of his Arcata campaign headquarters on Thursday, Feb. 4. The event will take place at 839 Ninth St., a half-block west

Lovelace won’t seek re-election; Wilson aspires to 3rd District seat

HUMBOLDT THIRD DISTRICT – Third District Supervisor Mark Lovelace won’t seek a third term, opening up the supervisorial seat covering Arcata, Manila, Blue Lake, Freshwater and Kneeland. Humboldt Bay Harbor Recreation and Conservation District Commissioner Mike Wilson immediately announced for the seat. Below, press releases from Lovelace and Wilson. Supervisor Mark Lovelace Announces He Will Not