Plans designed, funding sought to reopen Scotia gym, pool

By Mary Bullwinkel |

Chamber mixer to feature water storage firm

The Rio Dell Scotia Chamber of Commerce will host the Scotia-based water storage and containment firm, Aqua Dam, at its chamber mixer on Tuesday, Oct. 13. The event is the second in a series of talks introducing businesses and topical discussions in ...

The Humboldt Beacon |


  • News

    Church gives pizza driver $1,000 tip from collection plate

    PICKERINGTON, Ohio (AP) An Ohio church congregation ordered a pizza from Domino's during a service, then tipped the driver more than $1,000 that it had been collected for the offering.The driver brought the $5.99 pizza to Sycamore Creek Church...


  • Business

    Navy chief: Service considering expanding paternity leave

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) The Navy's top officer says the service is considering extending paternity leave for new fathers.The Navy currently awards married fathers up to 10 days of paid leave upon the birth of a child. Last year, the Navy...

    By Audrey Mcavoy, Associated Press|

  • Environment

    Prosecutor: Cases against telescope protesters to be tossed

    HONOLULU (AP) Cases are being dismissed against the people who were arrested or cited for violating an emergency rule aimed at stopping telescope protesters from camping on the Big Island's Mauna Kea, Hawaii County's top prosecutor said...

    By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press|

  • News

    Parents charged with fatally beating son in New York church

    NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (AP) A central New York couple has been charged with fatally beating their 19-year-old son inside a church and four fellow church members have been charged with assault in an attack that also left the young man's brother...


  • News

    University of Washington names 1st Latina woman as president

    SEATTLE (AP) The University of Washington Board of Regents on Tuesday chose Ana Mari Cauce to be the school's next president, making her the first woman, first openly gay person and first Latina to hold the job permanently at the Seattle-based...

    By Donna Gordon Blankinship, Associated Press|

  • News

    Small plane crashes into mobile homes; at least 2 catch fire

    PALM SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) A small plane crashed into a mobile home park in Florida on Tuesday, authorities said, and at least two of the mobile homes reportedly caught on fire.Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen confirmed...

    By Matt Sedensky, Associated Press|

  • News

    Officer who threatened to put hole in driver's head resigns

    MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) A Massachusetts police detective caught on video threatening to "put a hole" in a motorist's head has resigned.Medford Mayor Michael McGlynn's office confirmed Tuesday that Detective Stephen LeBert had left the police force....


  • News

    Investigators say witness saw ex-gridiron star attack jogger

    DALLAS (AP) A former star football recruit whose receiving skills once brought him prominence at Texas A&M randomly attacked a jogger, using a "large-bladed knife" to repeatedly strike the man and lodging the weapon in his head, according to...

    By David Warren, Associated Press|

  • News

    Paramedic in wedding dress works crash on way to reception

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) When Sarah Ray's father and grandparents were in a car crash on the way to her wedding reception, the off-duty Tennessee paramedic rushed to the scene in her wedding dress."My dad called my husband and said there had...


  • Entertainment

    10 Things to Know for Wednesday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. HOW HILLARY CLINTON HOPES TO WIN HER PARTY'S NOMINATIONThe Democratic front-runner has increasingly moved to the left on domestic policy...

    By The Associated Press|

Humboldt Beacon: BLOGS