The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to make a final decision on the county’s new district boundaries. The boundaries will decide which district representative seats residents can vote for, including the seats of the 1st,
As a part of its statewide effort to remediate former manufactured gas plants, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. is working to clean up an out-of-date utilities plant site in Eureka.
As Jeanne van der Zee tells it, she and her husband Peter stood in an old building in Loleta that once housed a Laundromat, looked out the large glass windows into the green plaza across Main Street, and Peter said, “This space should
If there were neither barriers nor obstacles from birth until death, what could one person truly do in his or her time on Earth? Over one person’s lifespan, he could build understanding between countries, generating bonds among millions.
EUREKA — Campers have been exploring the outdoors at Pal Camp in Freshwater since 1951. On Sept. 24 at 2 p.m., the Discovery Museum will be celebrating the 60th anniversary of Pal Camp with a family fun celebration called “Picnic at Pal
The Clarke Historical Museum in Eureka is sponsoring a catalog fundraiser in celebration of the Karuk Tribe’s “Pi’Íep K·ru PayÍem: Long Ago and Today,” an exhibit on Karuk art and culture.
Have you noticed those jigsaw puzzle-like rectangles that are starting to show up in newspapers, magazines and everywhere else? They’re called QR codes.
Almost 3,000 people were killed in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, 3,000 distinct lives — with unique histories, families, passions and personalities — united in a tragic end.
For 10 years, Eureka native William Birks has tried to put 9/11 behind him. A former chef at the World Trade Center’s Windows on the World restaurant, Birks said this is the time of year when he gets a few more phone calls and text messages
BAYSIDE — Humboldt Area Foundation’s Field of Interest Grant Program combines a collection of funds that center on either specific populations, geographical areas or causes.
As Wiyot tribal youth and adults dressed in traditional ceremonial outfits performed before a rapt audience at the Wiyot Day and Eel River prayer ceremony on Saturday, Friends of the Eel Executive Director Nadananda explained the significance of
Riley Gast remembers his grandmother crying. He was a 6-year-old kindergartner when his grandmother woke him on a quiet September morning and brought him into the living room.
After the first plane hit the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, the world at the Arcata/ Eureka Airport stopped. Tom Sobehrad, a Skywest Airlines employee at the time, remembers receiving the final paperwork to OK a flight for takeoff when his
A man suffered fatal injuries in a motorcycle accident Friday evening, according to the Eureka Police Department. The accident occured at 10:56 p.m.
Two minor earthquakes hit the North Coast on Saturday. A magnitude 2.4 earthquake hit the North Coast about five miles southwest of Eureka in the morning, according to the U.