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Ferndale summer youth theatre workshops announced

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Plants for sale at College of the Redwoods

The 26th annual College of the Redwoods Plant Sale is this weekend and some of the proceeds will help cover the operational costs of CR’s Shively organic and sustainable agriculture farm. Plant sales will help support the CR Agriculture Program...

By Mary Bullwinkel The Humboldt Beacon|


  • Business

    Union workers take to the streets in May Day rallies

    Trade unions and other groups were staging rallies around the world Sunday to mark International Workers Day.A look at some May Day events:TAIWANIn Taipei, Taiwan's capital, labor unions took to the streets with a march to call on the government...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    US Geological Survey records small earthquake in W. Kentucky

    LA CENTER, Ky. (AP) The U.S. Geological Survey reports a small earthquake in western Kentucky.The USGS says a preliminary magnitude 3.5 quake was recorded at 2:12 a.m. Sunday about 9 miles north-northwest of La Center and about 39 miles...


  • News

    More funerals ahead for victims in Ohio shooting massacre

    PIKETON, Ohio (AP) The long goodbyes continued for eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago with a funeral for a young mother as authorities remained silent in what they've said will be a lengthy investigation.Rhoden...


  • News

    May 8 Geoquiz! Where are you?

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    May 1 Geoquiz! Where are you?

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  • News

    Miss Manners: 'Please' way to avoid making demand

    DEAR MISS MANNERS: Why must one say "please" with "May I have a glass of water?" It sounds like begging; it is begging. If I said "pretty please," you'd know that was begging.

    By Judith Martin, United Feature Syndicate, Inc.|

  • News

    Ask Amy: Seriously ill mom coping with teen

    DEAR AMY: I've been dealing with epilepsy and its unknown causes for more than 20 years. Several tests by my neurologist mark me as a good candidate for surgery. I'm planning surgery to possibly prevent future seizures. I know this is difficult for my husband and teenage daughter to have to live with and accept. I try to be as positive as I can so as not to bring others down.

    By Amy Dickinson, Tribune Content Agency|

  • News

    Bridge: May 01, 2016

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    By Frank Stewart , Tribune Media Services|

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    Word game: May 01, 2016

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  • Traffic

    Roadshow: Sharrows mean bikes and cars have to share lane

    Q Have you done an article on shared lane markings (aka "sharrows")? I'm wondering if the average motorist knows what they mean.

    By Gary Richards,|

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