Local shopkeepers have found themselves in quite a conundrum lately. Measure Q passed easily in the last election, after dire predictions of a public safety collapse without the additional revenue provided by the tax measure. 402 more words
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In a press release Monday it was reported The Humboldt County Drug Task Force and members of the Eureka Police Department’s Problem Orientated Policing unit, conducted a bust at a Floyd Squires owned fleabag apartment building in Eureka. 391 more words
After AB 109 and the passage of Proposition 47, everyone expected things to change significantly in the way that counties in California handle “Corrections and Rehabilitation”. 521 more words
Erin Dunn of Fortuna Chamber of Commerce blames Marijuana culture for shortage of Medical Professionals
Earlier this week we heard a community comment on KINS featuring Erin Dunn of the Fortuna Chamber of Commerce.
She expressed extreme concern over the very real crisis of not being able to attract and retain qualified medical staff in the county. 322 more words
“Hi, Mom. Last night I got arrested. (Sort of).” So begins Duane Swierczynski’s Canary (Mulholland, 400pp., $29.00), whose protagonist, Sarie Holland, is writing to her recently-dead mother, not in a supernatural-communion way, but to get a record of the most complicated events of her late-teenage life down on paper while keeping herself sane. 1,070 more words