Times-Standard – Cloney’s Pharmacy in Eureka was the target of an armed robbery this morning – for the second time within a week. A white male in his 20s reportedly robbed the Harrison Street store at about 9:30 a.m. today with a black handgun.
‘Humboldt Online Newswires’ Articles
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines announce today’s “National Parks Mystery Discount” cities are Arcata/Eureka, Calif. (Redwood) and Mammoth and Fresno, Calif. (both for Yosemite).
Here’s how it works:
- Each day, from April 5 through April 9, 2010, fares to two or more national park gateway cities will be discounted 15 percent for ticket purchases made within 24 hours of when the discount is offered.
- New featured cities will be revealed daily at 12:01 a.m. Pacific time each day from April 5 through April 9, 2010, at horizonair.com/parks and alaskaair.com/parks, and will be available for the next 24 hours.
“Horizon Air’s limited-time special discounts will encourage folks to experience the natural treasures of national parks on our route system,” said Dan Russo, Horizon Air’s vice president of marketing and communications. “With just 24 hours to act on http://horizonair.com/parks or http://alaskaair.com/parks, travelers shouldn’t hesitate to grab one of these great deals.”
Today’s mystery sale discounts are valid for travel between April 16 and June 13, 2010.
Horizon serves 48 cities throughout Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Baja California Sur (Mexico), and British Columbia and Alberta (Canada). Together, Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines serve more than 90 cities and are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK).
* DISCOUNT RULES: Valid for a 15% discount on the base fare (before taxes) of published regular fares for the applicable day’s discounted destination(s) when purchased online at horizonair.com or alaskaair.com only. Discount is valid for 24 hours from time it is released. Offer not valid for travel from Hawaii, Mexico or Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. Travel Dates: Travel must take place between April 16 and June 13, 2010. Additional Fees Not Included in the Discount: U.S. Airport Facility Charges of up to $9 (amount depends on itinerary), Federal Segment Tax of $3.70 per segment and U.S. Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement. All taxes and fees shown are based on one-way travel and may be doubled if traveling roundtrip. Other Important Information: Tickets are nonrefundable, but can be changed for a $75 fee when changes are made online at horizonair.com or alaskaair.com ($100 when changes are made through our reservation call centers or ticket counters) and any applicable changes in fare. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or all days. All fares, taxes, and fees, shown in USD, are subject to change without notice and other restrictions apply. A $15 charge will apply to the first checked bag. A second bag may be checked for $25. Additional fees apply to check more than two bags or overweight or oversized items. Complete fare rules available at horizonair.com and alaskaair.com.
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is in the process of applying for grant funding through the California State Parks Off-Highway Motor Vehicle (OHMV) program.
Funds from the OHMV grant support the efforts of Sheriff’s Office’s Beach Deputies whose duties include enforcement of state laws, federal regulations, and Humboldt County Beach Ordinances. Beach Deputies also assist with visitor safety and search and rescue efforts. Additionally, the Beach Deputies provide law enforcement information and education regarding environmental issues and conservation concerns about the county’s beaches and dunes. The Beach Deputies work closely with volunteer organizations that are concerned with off-highway vehicle usage.
Beginning yesterday, Wednesday, March 3, 2010 through Thursday, April 1, 2010, a draft of the grant application will be available for viewing and public comment at www.ohv.parks.ca.gov. From that website, the public will be directed to the Grants/On-Line Grant Application (OLGA) public review feature for instructions on how to submit their comments. Public comment can also be mailed to:
Lt. Steve Knight
Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office
826 4th Street
Eureka, CA 95501
A Magnitude 3.9 earthquake rolled through Humboldt County at 4:22 a.m. The epicenter was 35 miles West of Petrolia, California, at a depth of 6.8 miles. No immediate damage or injuries were reported. It was not felt at all at our offices in Eureka.
Thursday, February 4, 2010, Eureka, Calif. (HumboldtOnline) – A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit the area at approximately 12:20 p.m. today, according to the USGS. The quake was centered in the Pacific Ocean almost due West of Petrolia. No damage has been reported thus far. The earthquake was very brief in duration and was barely felt in the city of Eureka. The exact time/location was 40.43°N 124.93°W and at a depth: 11km. The last major quake to hit the area last month was in roughly the same (but not exactly the same) area, at a depth of 10KM. The quake that hit Haiti shortly thereafter was also recorded at a depth of 10KM, spurring conspiracy theories that the two were actually somehow connected.
The former chief executive of a California creamery plans to plead guilty to a single federal charge of making false statements to a bank. Rich Ghilarducci is charged with providing false financial information to CoBank …
The Lost Coast Brewery situated in Eureka, Ca is the 46th largest brewery in the United States and has a basketful of beers that range from dark to the palest of pales. Great White is delight in the pale ale realm.
A traffic accident on U.S. Highway 101, near Elk River Road just south of Eureka occurred at about the same time power was lost to many residents on and near Humboldt Hill at about 8:20 pm. The power outage took TV station KIEM off air and cable as well as all 5 Bicoastal Media stations, KRED, KKHB, KFMI, KATA, and KGOE.
The Virtuoso Alborosie is shaking up California in February with his escape from Babylon to the kingdom of zion tour. This tour is the presentation and representation of Alborosie’s sound, giving people the chance to catch this rising reggae star in person. The tour will make a stop in Arcata on February 12, 2010 at The Arcata Theatre Lounge.
Local activists Jason Robo (marijuana activist and 911 truther) along with Kyle Beattie put together a netcast of local Humboldt news, California news and an interview with 911 expert Greg Roberts.
Hip Hop Press
Swollen Members have announced the dates for their upcoming US tour alongside Humboldt County hip-hop duo Potluck. The tour will kick off February 18th, 2010 in Seattle, WA and run through March 7th in Spokane, WA.
While a student at Jacoby Creek Elementary, Shantaram Jones became interested in magic and started performing professionally by the time he was a freshman at Arcata High School. With years of experience behind him, Shantaram now performs all over Humboldt County.
By contrast, when the 6.5 quake hit Eureka this month, people were Twittering what they saw within seconds: “Glass everywhere.” “Former Downtowner motel lost many bricks and structure is buckling.” “Our pantry was shaken open and emptied.”
Window Into Palestine
An unconfirmed report by the Russian Northern Fleets says the Haiti earthquake was caused by a flawed US Navy ‘earthquake weapons’ test before the weapons could be utilized against Iran. According to ViVe, the unconfirmed Russian report says earlier this month the US carried out a similar test in the Pacific Ocean, which also caused another 6.5 magnitude earthquake in an area near the town of Eureka, California.