After the Storm

After the Storm Frequent Photo In the wake of  the storms that have poured much needed water over the North Coast, sunshine is a simple pleasure that I’m reveling in.  In the wake of the Haitian earthquake, one writer/photographer is reveling in a long list of simple pleasures.  AND she’s willing to pay for reading my list. (h/t Daily Vignette.)

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Missing Person

Jerry George Missing Person Report from the Sheriff’s Office The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a McKinleyville man who was reported missing late last week.  Last Friday a woman reported her boyfriend failed to return home.   The man, Jerry George, 29, had gone out to friends’ house the night before but never made it home.  Friends indicated he

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One Year's Supply of Food

Food: One Person, One Year With the earthquake and the possibility of large storms dropping unusual rainfall on us, I’ve been perusing my cupboards wondering if I have enough of the right stuff.  Most of us don’t have much food stored for emergencies but the LDS church encourages their members to put aside a years worth of supplies.  Here is

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Cause of Love

Cause of Love Frequent Photo “Commitment isn’t just a sign of love; it’s a cause of love.” Daniel Gilbert One day last fall, a beautiful young woman married a handsome young sailor.  Barefoot, she wore a simple dress and flowers in her hair. He wore his uniform.  The sun poured down on the blue waters of Trinidad and polished the

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The Earth Shook AGAIN

Residents in Eureka are picking up glass and listening to sirens in the aftermath of a 6.5 quake.  Cell phones and land lines are only working sporadically.  Hope you are all well! Magnitude 6.5 Date-Time Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 00:27:39 UTC Saturday, January 09, 2010 at 04:27:39 PM at epicenter Location 40.674°N, 124.655°W Depth 16.4 km (10.2 miles) Region

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The Game

Bright New Day Frequent Photo “You tried to beat the system by growing in the sun We just want to thank you for providing us such fun. We know that you all hate us But we don’t really care We found your plants and cut them Who said that life was fair!” Drew threw back his head and laughed after

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Hershey Loves Humboldt?

Hershey loves Humboldt? Does Humboldt love Hershey?  Does a bear ….Well, you know the rest.   Here’s a chance to show Hershey that Humboldt exists and loves it’s hometown girls. Hershey is running a biggest fan contest and Fortuna High School graduate, Tiffany–daughter of Joyce Benton is in the running.  See the video and vote here. YOu only have until Monday.

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