Archive for November, 2012

Vandals Systematically Sabotage Dam – November 28, 2012

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
Vandals Systematically Sabotage Dam – November 28, 2012

Kevin L. Hoover Eye Editor ARCATA COMMUNITY FOREST – Sometime during the first week of November, unknown suspects intentionally plugged the water inlet at the Jolly Giant Dam. Water has risen in the reservoir, though no danger to citizens or property is foreseen. The dam, built in the 1930s by the Union Water Company,... »

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Sharon Letts: Cannabis Subsidizes Humboldt County

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
Sharon Letts: Cannabis Subsidizes Humboldt County

Do your homework, learn about the benefits of cannabis and hemp as a sustainable material, and nullify the negativity. »

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Ginger Campbell: Join The Arcata Chamber’s Vibrant, Expanding Community – November 28, 2012

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

The Chamber also operates one of 20 exclusive California Welcome Centers. This enables the Arcata Chamber to do what few other chambers can; to provide an excellent service to member businesses and organizations and expose and refer our members to over 10,000 visitors each year. The California Welcome Center is a wonderful... »

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See The Fish In My Head

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
See The Fish In My Head

HSU AND ELSEWHERE – Do you have a fish in your head? What does it look like? Where does it go? For its 32nd annual touring holiday show, Dell’Arte presents a one-of-a-kind theatrical storytelling spectacle celebrating the mysteries of the imagination. An all-original piece devised by the ensemble, The Fish in My Head is... »

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Rail With Trail Could Prevail – November 27, 2012

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

“I think we are developing a very broad-based community consensus of, ‘Let’s move forward with rail and trail – let’s make it work,’” he said. »

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Several Dogs Become Ill On Shirley Boulevard – November 27, 2012

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
Several Dogs Become Ill On Shirley Boulevard – November 27, 2012

“We were the first with our dog in early September,” said a woman, who, like other affected pet owners, asked not to be identified in case someone in the neighborhood had some problem with dogs. “Eight dogs is not a coincidence,” she said. »

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Mendacious Motel Messiah A Lousy Leprechaun Lookout – November 27, 2012

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
Mendacious Motel Messiah A Lousy Leprechaun Lookout – November 27, 2012

10:30 a.m. A chatter of Chihuahuas, about 10 in number, clattered tinily about on Frederick Avenue. An investigating officer was approached by several neighbors complaining of the chronic Chihuahua crisis, which was traced to a faulty fence. »

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Coast Guard Suspends Search For Gregory Kuljian – November 26, 2012

Monday, November 26th, 2012
Coast Guard Suspends Search For Gregory Kuljian – November 26, 2012

"This unfortunate and tragic event is a reminder of the ruthlessness and unrelenting power of the ocean here along the northern California coast," said Lt. Bernie Garrigan, the Group Humboldt Bay public affairs officer. "With the holiday season upon us and more people out for walks along the beach, it is critically important to... »

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Arcata High Student, Parents Drown At Big Lagoon – November 26, 2012

Monday, November 26th, 2012
Arcata High Student, Parents Drown At Big Lagoon – November 26, 2012

Mad River Newspaper Guild HUMBOLDT – Three family members died Saturday, Nov. 24, after they were swept into the ocean at Big Lagoon while trying to rescue their dog, and then each other. Two of the deceased were identified by the Humboldt County Coroner on Monday as Freshwater residents Mary Scott, 54,  and Howard... »

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Arcata Navy SEAL Killed In Afghanistan – November 25, 2012

Sunday, November 25th, 2012
Arcata Navy SEAL Killed In Afghanistan – November 25, 2012

Petty Officer 1st Class Kevin R. Ebbert, 32, of Arcata, Calif., died Nov. 24 while supporting stability operations in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan. Ebbert was assigned to an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit in Virginia Beach, Va. »

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