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Persistence doubled brings pet owners joy

Persistence doubled brings pet owners joy

Janine Volkmar Mad River Union MCKINLEYVILLE – For pet owners, having a vet who is trustworthy, who listens, who is available, and who is kind is the Holy Grail. If you’ve ever looked at the shelves and shelves of client files at a vet’s office, you’ll realize that you are just one of many who

Blessing of the Fleet on Thanksgiving 2017

Marna Powell Special to the Union TRINIDAD – The Trinidad fishing community invites you to join us for the 22nd annual Blessing of the Fleet on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, Nov. 23 at 10 a.m. in front of the Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse at the corner of Trinity and Edwards streets. Everyone is welcome. This is a

Blue Lake Notes: Artisans Collective Holiday Market

Happy fall from “Sunny” Blue Lake. The biggest news for the City of Blue Lake is the new Blue Lake Artisans Collective; a group of artisan’s sponsored by the Ink People’s Dream Maker’s project, which shows off the many talents of the local Blue Lake area. Pottery, yarn arts, quilting, woodworking, and baked goods are

Eco-Briefs for Nov. 17–28

BIOLOGY OF BAY FISHES Friends of the Arcata Marsh sponsors “The Biology of Some Humboldt Bay Fishes,” a free lecture by Ron Fritzsche, HSU emeritus professor of fisheries, Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center. Named HSU’s Outstanding Professor in 1990-91, Fritzsche spent time as an oceanography officer in the

Obituary: Charles L. Moon

A memorial and celebration of the life of Charles L. Moon will be held Saturday, Nov. 25 at 1 p.m. at the Lutheran Church, 151 East 16th St. in Arcata. Charles was born Aug. 2, 1922 and died on Oct. 3, 2017. Charles was raised on a cotton farm near Altus, Oklahoma. He taught himself

Many Hands ribbon cutting & BBQ Wednesday, rain or shine

MANY HANDS A ribbon cutting for the “Many  Hands” Community Sculpture by artist James Smith takes place Wednesday, Nov. 15  from 3 to 5 p.m. at Cahill Park on Westwood Village’s Stromberg Avenue between Baldwin Avenue and Maple Lane. The event takes place rain or shone and features a community  barbecue party and lawn games.

There’s a free Thanksgiving 2017 feast in Arcata for you

Mad River Union ARCATA – No one need go hungry on Thanksgiving in Arcata next Thursday, as two different community feasts will be available to the public. Arcata Community Center The annual Community Thanksgiving feast will be held Thursday, Nov. 23 from 11  a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr. Martin

Blue Lake Notes: Blue Lake ramps up for holidays with Pretzel Jell-O Salad and more

It’s the beginning of the holiday season: Thanksgiving, Hanukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa and New Year’s. With that, the City of Blue Lake is the place to be for activities, shopping, and holiday spirit. Blue Lake Artisans Collective The new Blue Lake Artisans Collective will be opening soon in the Blue Lake Emporium Building at 111 H