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Musician Josephine Johnson’s Ukelele, PA, Computer Stolen

Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Musician Josephine Johnson’s Ukelele, PA, Computer Stolen

Stolen were a Peavey sound system stolen, a ukulele with an orange case and Macbook computer. »

Failed Robbery Suspect Arrested

Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Failed Robbery Suspect Arrested

Butler-Smithwas booked into the Humboldt County Correctional facility on charges of 211 PC,robbery, 11350 H&S, possesion of a controlled substance, 11377 H&S,possesion of a controlled substance, 1203.2 probation violation and for threeoutstanding arrest warrants. »

Dennis, An Alleged Menace, Arrested After ATV Joyless-Ride

Monday, August 5, 2013
Dennis, An Alleged Menace, Arrested After ATV Joyless-Ride

The pursuit reached speeds of about 50 miles per hour in a residential neighborhood and ended when the operator of the ATV, identified as Dennis Andrew Workman, 23, of Arcata, failed to negotiate a turn and struck a curb, throwing both Workman and a passenger off of the ATV. »

Still Another Massive Cannabis Insult To The Environment, Plus Guns

Friday, August 2, 2013
Still Another Massive Cannabis Insult To The Environment, Plus Guns

On Thursday, Aug. 1 at approximately 9 a.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, Humboldt County Drug Task Force, Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office Environmental Task Force,  Cal Fire, California Department of Fish and Wildlife and Arcata Police Department served two Humboldt County Superior Court Search Warrants in the Wiggens Ranch (Maple Creek)  and Kneeland areas of... »

Deputies, Scientists Find Horrific Cannabis Industry Destruction Of Wildlife, Public Lands

Thursday, August 1, 2013
Deputies, Scientists Find Horrific Cannabis Industry Destruction Of Wildlife, Public Lands

A total of 1,942 lbs of dry fertilizer, 58 lbs. of liquid concentrate fertilizer, 17 pounds of second generation anticoagulant rodenticide bait were removed in total from the three sites. The rodenticide by itself had the potential to kill 2,753 wood rats, 14 fishers and five spotted owls, said the researchers. Many... »

Johnson-less NHUHSD Board Accepts Apology, Citizens Don’t

Thursday, August 1, 2013
Johnson-less NHUHSD Board Accepts Apology, Citizens Don’t

AHS senior Nora Lovell thanked Johnson “for teaching me that the rich and powerful can get away with stuff.” »

Holly Yashi To Transform Old ACRC Site

Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Holly Yashi To Transform Old ACRC Site

Arcata jewelry manufacturer Holly Yashi has purchased the property that once served as the headquarters for the now-defunct Arcata Community Recycling Center (ACRC). »

SUV Driver Killed By Tree Branch Impalement

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

The driver sustained fatal injuries when he was impaled by a tree branch that penetrated the vehicle's windshield during the course of the collision. »

NHUHSD’s Official Word On the Dan Johnson Imbroglio

Friday, July 26, 2013

Note: The following is a press release issued this afternoon by the Northern Humboldt Union High School District. It was sent out with the warning, "Note: Please do not alter language of press release." – Ed. »

Four Arrested In Valley West Sweep

Thursday, July 25, 2013
Four Arrested In Valley West Sweep

During the course of the operation, numerous probationers were contacted at motels and apartment complexes in the area. »