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Vandals Systematically Sabotage Dam – November 28, 2012

By kevpod

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,... »

Arcata’s Jolly Giant Dam Sabotaged, Catastrophe Averted For Now – November 21, 2012

By kevpod

APD Press Release Sometime during the first week of November 2012, unknown suspect(s) caused significant damage to the Jolly Giant Dam located about one mile east of Humboldt State University in the Arcata Community Forest near trail #8. The suspect(s) cut the lock to a steel grate lid leading to the outlet control structure on the... »

Shay Park Victim Died Of Meth – October 15, 2010

By kevpod

Toxicology tests of a tissue sample returned a methamphetamine level of 5.9 mg/Kg, or 5.9 milligrams of meth per kilogram of body weight. Van Buskirk said 4.8 mg/Kg can be lethal. »

Body Found In Shay Park – September 24, 2010

By kevpod

ALLIANCE ROAD – On the afternoon of Thursday, Sept. 23, a 41-year-old male was found dead in Jolly Giant Creek at Shay Park. »