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Board of Stupidizers news roundup

Board of Stupidizers news roundup

 Callisto Bodoni Mad River Union HUMBOLDT, APRIL 1 – The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors decided last week to make all uses principally permitted in all zones throughout Humboldt County. The decision, part of the board’s never-ending update of the General Plan, will allow anyone to do just about anything anywhere at all hours with

Bohn backs off ‘In God We Trust’ proposal

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A supervisor’s proposal to install a sign reading “In God We Trust” in the Board of Supervisors chambers has been withdrawn in response to public criticism and lawsuit concerns. Board Chair Rex Bohn’s proposed resolution supporting the signage was removed from the agenda of the Nov. 4 meeting.

Billboard Battle Brings Claims, Counterclaims, Correspondence

The rickety billboard that bounced back from its Friday flattening. Photos by KLH | Union Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Out amid the discarded macaroni salad containers, Carls Jr. cups and spray-painted graffiti tags along U.S. Highway 101 in south Arcata, the culture wars are heating up. Another billboard along the U.S.

The ‘Thud’ Heard ‘Round The County

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union SAN JOSE – Third District Supervisor Mark Lovelace lost his cool, perhaps his temper, and struck two fellow supervisors on the back with his hands at a conference Wednesday, Nov. 20. The incident took place at the California State Association of Counties (CSAC) meeting in San Jose. As the

Supervisors Squabble Over Port Development District

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – An advocacy group that supports east-west railroad development is forming a multi-agency port redevelopment partnership. The Board of Supervisors has appointed its representative to it. But the vote to do so, taken at supervisors’ Oct. 1 meeting, wasn’t unanimous. Supervisor Mark Lovelace, a rail development skeptic, dissented. He