Humboldt County Newswire (Page 2)

Humboldt County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 4.8-magnitude quake rattles California; no reports of damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Porterville Recorder

    A small earthquake has shaken homes near Eureka in northern California but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-4.8 temblor struck at around 4:09 p.m. Thursday in Humboldt County.

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  2. Fair attracts diverse entriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Times-Standard

    Deadlines to enter items in the 120th Humboldt County Fair in Ferndale are quickly approaching. Forms and information on how to enter are available online at www.humboldtcountyfair.org.

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  3. Magnitude 4.6 earthquake reported in Humboldt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | SFGate

    A magnitude 4.6 earthquake struck just miles from Eureka Thursday, according to an alert from the United Sates Geological Survey. The quake, which struck at 4:09 p.m. hit just inland from the most densely populated part of Humboldt County, roughly 13 miles from both Eureka and Arcata.

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  4. Arrest Video Can't be Kept Confidential, Appellate Court RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    A Eureka police video depicting the arrest of a 14-year-old suspect can't be considered a confidential personnel record and must be released to the public, an appellate court has ruled. The court's unanimous decision upholds a May 21, 2015 ruling by Humboldt County Superior Court Judge Christopher Wilson, who granted a Journal petition seeking release of the video, finding the public's interest in seeing the video outweighed any privacy concerns.

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  5. Target of Arcata SWAT raid not foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Times-Standard

    Of the two people detained in a multi-agency SWAT team raid at an Arcata apartment complex on Wednesday, neither was the targeted suspect. “The target they were looking for was not at that address,” Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Lt.

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  6. Appellate court: Eureka police arrest video must be releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Times-Standard

    In a ruling filed Tuesday, a California appellate court affirmed that a Eureka Police Department arrest video sought through a public records request by North Coast Journal editor Thadeus Greenson is not a personnel record, as claimed by the city of Eureka in court, and must be released as ordered by the Superior Court of Humboldt County. The dispute springs from a 2012 arrest in which then-EPD Sgt.

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  7. The Week in WeedThe Naked TruthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... our corner of the world, the county is preparing to launch a pilot program that will help "track and trace" Humboldt County herb through the supply chain. The software for the tracking program is being provided for free by SICPA Product Security, ...

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  8. NewsStrappedEureka police are seizing firearms at a staggering rate. The question is, why?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... from more than 10 police agencies. In fact, the only agency to even approach Eureka's seizure rate was the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, which clocked 4.48 seized firearms per 1,000 residents in its jurisdiction last year, according to the ...

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  9. Get OutCamels and BlowholesPaddling out on the North CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    The surf scene up here is unique. There is so much more that goes into a session in Humboldt County than in a daily check of different beaches along the California coast.

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  10. County advances cannabis cultivation tax; dispensary ban liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Times-Standard

    The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors adopted a set of ordinances on Tuesday that will place a medical marijuana cultivation tax proposal before voters this November and will lift the ban on new medical cannabis dispensaries. The tax proposal brought in several cannabis cultivators who voiced concerns of over-taxation of small farmers already facing an extensive, often costly leap into the regulated market.

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  11. Humboldt County residents face 12.1 percent hike in Obamacare premiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Times-Standard

    Humboldt County residents who buy coverage through the state's health insurance exchange better get ready for a dose of sticker shock: Average premiums next year will shoot up 12.1 percent - just under the 13 percent statewide hike, but far less than even steeper hikes looming over some counties to the south. While consumers are growing weary about the rising costs of health care and specialty prescription drugs, there's a new culprit adding to the soaring rates for 2017 announced Tuesday: Two federal programs are expiring next year that were created to cushion insurers from losing money on low-cost, high-risk policies under the Affordable Care Act.

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  12. Second victim IDa d in fatal Fortuna hit-and-run; a prime suspecta remains at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Times-Standard

    ... 12 on Eel River Drive just south of Kenmar Road where the two girls were skateboarding, according to the Humboldt County Area California Highway Patrol. At a memorial service for Faith at the Hydesville Community Church on July 16, Pastor Michael ...

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  13. Eureka man sentenced to 9 years 4 months for robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Times-Standard

    ... met Mr. Keyes, the victim was able to identify him for law enforcement. The investigation was handled by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Department.

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  14. Would-be Eureka councilmen pull papersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Times-Standard

    ... of candidates won't be available until the August cutoff. Owen, a Wells Fargo broker, is married to current Humboldt County District 4 Supervisor Virginia Bass and is running for Eureka's Ward 2 seat, currently held by Councilwoman Linda Atkins. ...

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  15. Rio Dell to revisit pot land use ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Times-Standard

    ... and would compliment it in establishing a cannabis tax system for the city. Such a schedule would allow the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors to place the tax on its Aug. 9 agenda, three days before the Aug. 12 deadline for it to reach the ...

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  16. The Job Market makes new friends, expands servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Redwood Times

    The Job Market operators Redwood Community Action Agency, College of the Redwoods and the Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services Employment Training Division have created a system to make it easier to get training and apply for job openings. The new model will increase on-site training options and provide more services to outlying areas.

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  17. Permitting pot: Humboldt County approves first two cannabis farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Redwood Times

    A blooming marijuana flower. Prospective medical marijuana business owners in Humboldt County have until the end of the year to apply for a permit.

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  18. New ASPCA farm program promotes compassionate purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Redwood Times

    ... the national map appeared to be missing one significant segment of America's agricultural producers; namely Humboldt County. “We are processing new farms all the time who meet the criteria for certification through these three ...

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  19. County launches program to track medical cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Redwood Times

    On Friday, the County of Humboldt announced that beginning August 1 and concluding in November, they will operate a pilot program designed to track the movement of medical cannabis through each step of the supply chain, as well as trace the product back to its origin, a technology known as “track and trace.” The pilot project is designed to ensure medical cannabis in Humboldt County complies with local and state regulations, and promotes public health and safety. The program will also help protect the Humboldt artisanal brand of medicinal cannabis, as required by the county's Medical Marijuana Land Use Ordinance.

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  20. Area marble-makers roll into massive huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Redwood Times

    One might think finding a small marble that rolled underneath a couch a challenging task. But for Humboldt County marble enthusiasts participating in a marble hunt spanning numerous continents that would be too easy.

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