Are You the Queen of Elfland?

Want to star in a music video? Humboldt homegrown musician, Kray Van Kirk, seeks a regal woman to portray the title character to his song. “The Queen is ageless, and the person in this role should be able to express a confidence and wisdom that runs deeper than the Queen’s surface grace and allure. I’m looking for someone between the ages

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Tourist Your Own Town: Humboldt History in Three Short Stops

The only know photograph of President Lincoln’s hearse from his Springfield, Illinois funeral procession. Blue Ox Millworks is displaying a replica of the hearse today.[Photo from the Library of Congress.] Today, Humboldt residents have a unique chance to see not only a piece of history but observe what our extremely skilled local craftspeople have been doing. Working from the only

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Robert Cogen: He Created a Piece of Humboldt's History

Zoologist, writer, eco-tour owner, scuba diving instructor and top marijuana defense lawyer Robert Cogen (right) works with his assistant putting together complicated stained glass creations in his Eureka studio. [Photos by Kym Kemp.] Slender, with a body twisted like a weak vine around a strong inner core of determination, Eureka resident Robert Cogen inches his way from his home to

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