Tax Day Protests at Bank of America in Eureka (& I Didn't Even Get A Lousy T-Shirt But I Did Get Some Good Photos)

Yesterday’s demonstration in front of Eureka’s Bank of America was part of a nationwide effort by MoveOn.org to bring attention to the fact their belief that corporations don’t pay their fair share of the taxes.  It began at 4:30 and lasted roughly an hour.  Protester Bruce Edwards who took these photos said, It went peacefully, with a count of, I

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A New Tsunami Video–Incredible Footage of Homes and People Swept Away

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8vZR0Rq1Rfw&feature=player_embedded] The Youtube post says, We’ve seen a lot of footage of the tragic Japan tsunami, but this clip is the most horrifying yet. Entitled “South Sanriku — Tsunami seen from Shizugawa High School,” it’s shot from high ground, but toward the end of the video you can see panicked residents running for their lives. Almost as dramatic as the

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Redway Bust Last Thursday

Humboldt Co. Sheriff’s Press Release: Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested three people last Thursday after finding a variety of illegal drugs inside a Redway residence. At about 12:30 Thursday, Deputies served a search warrant at a residence on the 100 block of Redway Drive. Deputies, who were assisted by agents from the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, searched the residence

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Emergency Declaration by Governor for Spring Storms Which Damaged North Coast Roads and Residences

Slide at Benbow (photograph by landowner Kris Wallan) Governor Jerry Brown declared 19 counties a disaster today.  The spring storms which have wreaked havoc across the North Coast have prompted him to act.  Hopefully, slides at Dobbyn Creek, Benbow, Ferndale, etc. will receive much needed funds for cleanup, restoration, and other issues. According to KRCRTV, Butte, Trinity, Humboldt, Mendocino and

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