Prosperity Showcase: Economic development in Humboldt County

10/18/2014 04:23 PM PDT
With each new election, economic development and the creation of jobs is a top priority for candidates. It's an important tool for measuring prosperity, yet with the exception of government jobs, most jobs are created by private individuals who 
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Newspaper seller understood good service
10/17/2014 05:10 PM PDT - One day, my grandfather took me to a busy street corner where a guy was selling newspapers. He instructed me to stand quietly nearby and watch what went on. [Full Story]

Happy Tourism Day, Humboldt County!
10/11/2014 03:47 PM PDT - Sept. 27 was World Tourism Day, an international celebration established by the United Nations World Tourism Organization. While noting that the U.S. is not one of the 156 countries making up the UNWTO, we can still recognize that the organization [Full Story]

So, why did you wind up in Humboldt?
10/03/2014 03:57 PM PDT - (Most) people don't come to Humboldt County for the jobs or robust economy, unless it is the green one and that's not the topic for today. They don't come for the low cost of living, ease of travel or exciting, fast-paced environment. [Full Story]

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