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Arcata’s new Carlson Park offers Mad River access

Arcata’s new Carlson Park offers Mad River access

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union VALLEY WEST – Travel west from Arcata, and you reach the Pacific Ocean. Head to the town’s southern edge, and you find Humboldt Bay. Now, a trip to Arcata’s far northern end also delivers you to water, and in no less than a public park. The Carlson Park Mad

McK Rec Committee to discuss swings, botanical garden

Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – The McKinleyville Recreation Advisory Committee will meet Thursday, May 28 to discuss various recreation projects including swings at Pierson and Hiller parks and the new botanical garden. The committee meets at 6:30 p.m. in the McKinleyville Community Services District Conference Room at 1656 Sutter Road in McKinleyville. The committee will