How To Convince Growers Being An Informant is A Good Thing

Erik Eschker has the unenviable task of convincing Humboldt Co. growers to “inform” on themselves.  For more than a decade, Eschker, a Professor of Economics at HSU has provided   a monthly index of economic activity across the county which business people as well as County Supervisors and others use to make educated decisions. It tracks, according to the North Coast

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"We've Exhausted Our Leads"

The local search and rescue teams and the Sheriff’s department posse are packing up and heading home after searching for two days for Robert Firestone, an elderly man. “We’ve done a really thorough search but patients with dementia don’t follow a set pattern,” says Diana Totten a member of Southern Humboldt Technical Rescue. “We’ve walked every stretch of road from

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Searchers Spread Out Looking for Robert Firestone, Missing Since Late Monday

Again today volunteers and sheriff’s officers will be searching for Robert Firestone an 82 year old man from Garberville. Twenty to Thirty trained search and rescue personnel  including Southern Humboldt Technical Rescue and Humboldt County Sheriff’s Posse, and the California Rescue Dog crew and others expect to expand their area of search today.  There is even hope that an airplane might

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Missing Person

An elderly man, Robert Firestone, is missing from a care home in Garberville.  The Sheriff’s office received a report at 11 this morning. According to local resident Sandra Bonham, ” At 5:30 this evening …, there were numerous Sheriff vehicles including a large van and some mounted on horse staged down at the Renner fueling station in Garberville. Also there

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