Seniors from Fortuna, Arcata compete in state contest

    Distinguished Young Women of California offers $40.5K in scholarships
    07/23/2014 05:16 PM PDT
    On July 18, two Humboldt County students —including one from Fortuna High School — joined 27 other scholastically accomplished high school seniors in Bakersfield for the Distinguished Young Women of California State Finals, preparing to compete for $40,500 in college scholarships. 
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    Camera club offers tips on shooting still life
    07/23/2014 05:16 PM PDT - Fortuna Camera Club will have a program on setting-up and photographing a still life. Bring your camera, the instructions for your camera and a tripod. [Full Story]

    Titus family to be honored at CR Dinner and Sports Auction
    07/23/2014 05:12 PM PDT - The 11th annual College of the Redwoods Athletics Dinner and Sports Auction will be held on Aug. 14 at the CR Gymnasium on the College of the Redwoods campus in Eureka. [Full Story]

    Garden Club names 'Yard of the Month' for July
    07/11/2014 11:54 PM PDT - The Fortuna Garden Club spotlights in July the home and garden of Teresa and Philip Saluzzo, at 844 St. in Fortuna. "The yard is a riot of color, with nasturtiums and poppies spilling from the picket fence and climbing roses with nasturtiums creeping up the pergola at the front entrance," the club's announcement reads. [Full Story]

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  • Springville Steak settles into Fortuna - 06/18/2014 11:11 PM PDT
  • City of Fortuna offering free compost - 06/18/2014 10:43 PM PDT
  • Fortuna Chamber holds annual dinner - 05/01/2014 10:13 AM PDT
  • Depot Museum presentation - 05/01/2014 10:05 AM PDT
  • Australian airline passengers told to flush drugs

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian airline apologized on Wednesday for a warning a flight attendant gave passengers who might have been flying high that there were drug-sniffer dogs awaiting them at Sydney airport. Full Story
    Correction: Music-Eric Clapton story

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story July 24 about Eric Clapton's new album "The Breeze," The Associated Press reported erroneously the first name of singer Don White. Full Story