Clippers–A Large Part of the Marijuana Culture

Hands Frequent Photo “I’m doing it because I have frikkin’ kids and no child support,” Bee says. Bent over a tray, picking through sticky green product for long, tedious hours, the women, and it’s mostly women, who work the clipping tables usually gossip, laughing and sharing stories to pass the time much as quilters might.  The silver flash of small

Read more

"End the Marijuana Raids" the California Senate Urges the Feds

Marijuana Seedling Frequent Photo With a 23 -15 vote, the California Senate urged the federal government to end marijuana raids and “create a comprehensive federal medical marijuana policy that ensures safe and legal access to any patient that would benefit from it.” The Senate has also called upon the Federal government to “end federal raids, intimidation, and interference with state

Read more

Sunshine and Shadow: Two Views of the Marijuana Culture and the Children Raised in it?

Sunshine and Shadow Frequent Photo “… trauma is a way of life for children raised in the marijuana industry. From a very early age, they are taught that they cannot tell strangers what their parents do for a living. The idea that a child could be responsible for having a parent taken away and thrown in jail by accidentally speaking

Read more

Photos Redwood Run Friday 2009 Bikes, Breasts, Beasts, and Beyond

Redwood Run 2009 Frequent Photo A  wave of metal and black leather swept over Humboldt and Mendocino Counties this last weekend.  Converging from across the United States,  motorcyclists came to the North Coast for the 32nd annual Redwood Run.  Pulling off the freeway is like entering a biker playground.  The small country road winds down to the river where an

Read more

Only in Humboldt…Or not!

Several people have been chuckling over this ad and photo on  Humboldt’s Craig’s list. I have a very nice green metal coffee table in excellent condition …and the junk on/around it is not included. We shook our heads, “Only in Humboldt would a photo like that appear.. .” ____________________________________________________________________ But, it turns out we’re so uncool. (Mercifully, I’ll withhold the

Read more

Marijuana in the Raw

With Flowers Frequent Photo Recently, I’ve read a study about eating small marijuana leaves fresh and raw. This is supposed to stimulate our bodies own cannabinoids.  Now I can’t find it or any other information except a few allusions in comments by a Dr. Chandler in Mendocino. I would so much appreciate more information if anyone knows where to find

Read more

Only in Humboldt: Sheriff Trucks Loaded with Marijuana

Sheriff Truck Loaded Photo by Joyce Benton Taken YesterdaySeveral months ago (oops)at the Fernbridge Cafe Yesterday, local resident Joyce Benton chanced upon a true Humboldt moment–two sheriffs’ trucks fully loaded with marijuana parked in front of the Fernbridge Cafe while the deputies sat inside enjoying lunch. By the time she parked and got her camera out the Sheriff’s were leaving. 

Read more
1 105 106 107 108 109 110