Animals

Animal Shelter Maxed Out, Open House This Saturday, Dec. 8

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Animal Shelter Maxed Out, Open House This Saturday, Dec. 8

Eight puppies were born at the shelter at the time of the interview. Six more puppies were recently dumped at the side of a road in the Carlotta area. Earlier in November, 13 puppies were found in a cardboard box next to a school bus stop in the Dyerville area. »

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

Tuesday, November 27, 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. »

Dimbulb Detachment Departs For Doughnutty Devilry – August 12, 2012

Sunday, August 12, 2012

12:17 a.m. Discontent spread among five occupants of a vehicle which was out of gas and marooned at a Valley West gas station. As factionalism broke out among the quarrelsome quintet, an argument attracted police, who were told that the running-on-empty ensemble was “working on getting some fuel to continue north.” »

Unleashed Dogs Imperil Wildlife Sanctuary – August 8, 2012

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Unleashed Dogs Imperil Wildlife Sanctuary – August 8, 2012

Wild areas also provide dangers to dogs in the form of ticks, poison oak, aggressive native species and the occasional rabid animal. Finally, while you may see your dog as friendly and playful, others may be frightened and not wish to be approached by your dog. »

It’s Official: The Big Cheese Settlement – June 6, 2012

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
It’s Official: The Big Cheese Settlement – June 6, 2012

Humboldt County based Cypress Grove Chevre announced today that it had reached an agreement with neighbors Sean Armstrong and Shail Pec-Crouse regarding their appeal of the Arcata Planning Commission's decision to allow Cypress Grove Chevre's proposed expansion of its Q Street creamery in Arcata. »

Cypress Grove, Neighbors Settling Issues – June 6, 2012

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Regardless of any settlement, the City Council may still opt to consider the appeal. »

Occupy Arcata Heights Ends With A Splatter – March 14, 2012

Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Occupy Arcata Heights Ends With A Splatter – March 14, 2012

Like Occupy emplacements at Arcata City Hall and in Eureka, the K Street occupation station was riven by internal dissension as well as rocky relations with the outside world. »

Classy Goats Multiply In McKinleyville – January 31, 2012

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Classy Goats Multiply In McKinleyville – January 31, 2012

“We’ve offered a lot of advice,” McCall says. “Now, hopefully, we can walk the walk and show the way.” »

Cypress Grove Announces Expansion Plans – January 16, 2012

Monday, January 16, 2012
Cypress Grove Announces Expansion Plans – January 16, 2012

Humboldt County based Cypress Grove Chevre announced updates on two construction projects today. »

Beloved Boscha Is Gone – December 9, 2011

Friday, December 9, 2011
Beloved Boscha Is Gone – December 9, 2011

Our 17-year-old cat Boscha died last night, Monday, Nov. 28. She was hit by a car in front of her 14th street home. Everyone in Northtown knew her; circles of college students would gather to sit in the driveway to pet her. Homeless folks on the way to Redwood Park would stop and share... »