AIGC Gospel concerts celebrate holiday spirit
The community is invited to celebrate the spirit of the holidays with the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir and the McKinleyville Community Choir at two holiday concerts.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Fairs, festivals, bazaars and bonanzas
There's always so much happening the first full weekend in December that it's getting harder each year to decide where to go and what to do.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
Light 'Em Up
Living among the redwoods, it's not often we're impressed by a "big" Christmas tree.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Kids' Christmas at risk after McKinleyville lodge heist
Donations for a children's Christmas party were stolen from the Moose Lodge in McKinleyville over the weekend after a suspect broke into the lodge and stole a safe, lodge officials said Monday.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Remember loved ones at 'Light up a Life' on Wednesday
Hospice of Humboldt will usher in hope and a celebration of life for the coming holiday season with its 27th annual "Light Up a Life" candle-lighting ceremony to honor and remember loved ones on Wednesday at the Wharfinger Building, 1 Marina Way.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The 'good old days' alive and well here in McKinleyville
How many of you recall the the times of yesteryear when personal contact and care was considered so important by our service providers and suppliers.? That is, when we were were individuals rather than just numbers answered by recorded messages? Of course, those days of contact are mostly long gone due to population growth and the resulting ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Eureka man killed on 101 in Arcata; driver booked on suspicion of hit and run, DUI
The name of a Eureka man who was killed over the weekend after being hit while walking on U.S. Highway 101 in Arcata was released by the California Highway Patrol on Monday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Super supervisor steps in to help save 'Animeals'
For almost seven years, seniors and disabled people who receive home-delivered meals from the Humboldt Senior Resource Center have been getting food for their cats and dogs, too, through a program called "Animeals."
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Losing JFK: 50 years later
All but a few of us lose our innocence, one day or another. A great number of Americans lost theirs 50 years ago today.
In heartfelt gratitude
How do you thank a doctor who saved your vision, especially when you're an artist? Angeline Burke of McKinleyville had the obvious answer: Paint his portrait.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Humboldt County's destiny is green
One of the most talked about things in Humboldt County is the need for good jobs, for a live and growing economy.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Ray's enters Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Ray's Food Place -- a chain of grocery stores with locations in Arcata, Eureka, Fortuna, Garberville, Hoopa, McKinleyville and Willow Creek -- announced today that it's entering Chapter 11 bankruptcy to allow the business to reorganize.
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Ease Up on the Spigots: Water District Turning off Flows Wednesday
Maybe take your shower in the rain tomorrow morning? The Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District is asking its customers to conserve water Wednesday while it shuts off its water supply for repairs.
Gray Matters: Free meal program available after hospital stay
Food heals, at least that's the thought of the people behind a pilot program to bring free home-delivered meals to seniors, people with disabilities and other at-risk populations recently released from the hospital.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
McKinleyville Kiwanis Supports CERT training
The McKinleyville Kiwanis Club is offering residents of McKinleyville an opportunity to receive Community Emergency Response Team, also known as "CERT," training next weekend, Friday through Sunday, at the Dow's Prairie Grange.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
District to shut off water during valve replacement: Residents asked to conserve for a day
Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District officials are asking residents to conserve water on Wednesday, while the supply is shut off for the first time so workers can replace 50-year-old valves.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Willits News
Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: Two teens missing
Authorities are asking the public to help locate two teenagers who were reported missing earlier this week, Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Lt.
'Some people just break': Jeremy Hackney's plunge into homelessness and back
It wasn't drugs or alcohol, or even some financial catastrophe, that left Fortuna native Jeremy Hackney homeless.