• COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS: Checking out - 09/14/2014 08:40 PM PDT
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    Local Food Month spotlights area produce

    Series of events highlights region's bounty
    09/11/2014 05:32 PM PDT
    September is Local Food Month and to celebrate local food, local farmers, and local abundance, a variety of events are planned throughout Humboldt County for the rest of the month. 
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    Smoother access to Ferndale in the works
    09/11/2014 05:32 PM PDT - Main Street in Ferndale is being repaved starting this week and Caltrans has contracted with Mercer-Fraser Company to do the work. "The project will stretch from the intersection of Ocean and Main, all the way out to the new pavement on Highway 211 leading into town," Caltrans Public Information Officer for Humboldt and Del Norte Counties Eli Rohl said. [Full Story]

    Redwood Prep receives $20,000 grant
    09/11/2014 04:43 PM PDT - Redwood Preparatory Charter School in Fortuna has announced that they will now be implementing more science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a program called Project Lead the Way (PLTW). [Full Story]

    Fortuna has places to recycle oil, oil filters
    09/11/2014 05:32 PM PDT - Fortuna residents wondering what to do with used motor oil and/or oil filters now have two locations for free disposal. Not only can the used motor oil and filters be disposed of at Renner Petroleum on Newburg Avenue and O'Reilly Auto Parts on South Fortuna Boulevard, but disposers will also receive a voucher for a free oil filter, valued up to $25. [Full Story]

  • Caregivers, vision loss meetups to come - 08/27/2014 01:25 PM PDT
  • Ruth Lake bass tournament names winners - 07/02/2014 10:15 PM PDT
  • Annual chili cookoff fast approaching - 06/18/2014 11:12 PM PDT
  • Springville Steak settles into Fortuna - 06/18/2014 11:11 PM PDT
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    Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

    NEW YORK (AP) — Coney Island's historic B&B Carousell is among several vintage attractions still thrilling visitors at the famous amusement park today. Full Story
    (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Three Lions Entertainment)
    Nicki Minaj says old high school doesn't want her back

    “Anaconda” rapper denied a chance to talk to students at LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.