The National Weather Service is predicting rain very late on Friday through the early hours of Saturday (even later in some areas.)
On August 17, an arson fire was allegedly set to cover up a burglary at two businesses in Willow Creek. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department released a photo of a possible suspect on the 24th and asked the community for their assistance in identifying him. Tonight, they said they’ve identified him.
A SENSE OF PLACE: Nature, Culture, and Community
Here’s the largest incoming class of freshmen in HSU history (as well as new staff and professors.)
Who’s attending? Take a look at the stats!
Approximately 700 marijuana plants were eradicated at five different garden sites by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office on Spy Rock Road yesterday.
Need to Know
Today’s fire maps are up. Check out the spot fire that slipped over the line to the east on the Lassic Fire. Also, the River Fire grew by over 4000 acres yesterday.
Laytonville Unified School District’s 2002 white Ford 150 Pickup was stolen last night.
Letters and Obituaries/Remembrances
The Redwood Games, Humboldt’s Special Olympics, inspire the writer. He says, “For me, this is the ultimate expression of community; a collective embrace of the members who often feel the least a part of a community.”
On this day in 1986 Joanne & Phil LaRue gave birth to a beautiful baby boy. One of four sons, Nick loved his family, friends, Humboldt & girls. Although he has not been with us physically for years, he remains with us in spirit.