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Ghirardelli Square

A few weeks ago, I took 21 students to a conference in San Francisco.  It was a large group and we split up to see different parts of the city when the conference was not in session.   215 more words

Historic Site

The shoot out - what really happened?

The Examiner is having lots of witnesses and informants reach out to us about what seems like a uncontrolled shoot out in Downtown Eureka at rush hour Tuesday Night… 69 more words


The Millenium Mills: Ben Sykes-Thompson



Im originally from London, but moved when I was young to the Norfolk on the East Coast of England. 506 more words


News of the Week, December 4 to December 10

Oregon Spectator, December 10, 1846

From Governor Abernethy’s Message: A subject of great importance to us as a people, presents itself in our commercial regulations; that this will be a commercial nation there can be no doubt in the mind of any person, acquainted with our location, it therefore is our duty to commence preparing the way for shipping to enter our harbors. 1,746 more words


My Ways and by-ways - Old Colne Valley Mills in pictures - Britannia Mills

Back at the end of October I posted the first of these features about old mill buildings, starting with Upper Mills in Slaithwaite. Now, I have focused on the cluster of units which once made up Britannia Mills right in the centre of the village, and clumped between Britannia Road and Kiln Hill. 320 more words

Risk at the Mill

Historic mills are potentially dangerous, and this Ministry sign at Saxtead Green Post Mill in Suffolk reminds visitors to take care. More direct signs warn about the… 7 more words

Heritage Sites

When’s a spike, not really a spike?

Recently, the Eureka Police Department put out a press release regarding a “spike” in property crimes.  From the release:

“The Eureka Police Department has seen an increase in residential burglary reports during the month of November, primarily in the Henderson Center area.  484 more words

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