Tag Archives: NAACP

Lawson update: Council can’t talk, meetings set, new police chief sought

Lawson update: Council can’t talk, meetings set, new police chief sought

Jack Durham Mad River Union ARCATA – It’s been 13 months since David Josiah Lawson, 19, was stabbed to death in Arcata, but the case is still unsolved. The Arcata City Council was reminded of this during public comments at its May 16 meeting, with several speakers pleading with council members to rehire former FBI

NAACP to HSU: improve minority support or stop recruiting. Rossbacher: ‘that would be a giant step backward’

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Dissatisfied with what it says is Humboldt State University’s lack of support for students of color, the Eureka NAACP has called for the school to better serve students and aggressively address issues of racism in the community (see letter, above). Until it can do that, says the organization, it should cease

Council stands by McKinley statue removal decision

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – After a massively attended hearing at the Community Center last week, the Arcata City Council made no change to its Feb. 21 decision to remove the statue of William McKinley from the Plaza. A March 7 “suggestion” from Councilmember Susan Ornelas to consider destinations for the Plaza-expelled

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