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Community rallies behind Arcata High coaches

Community rallies behind Arcata High coaches

Trustee goes after coach who cut nephew from basketball team Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Two popular basketball coaches at Arcata High School will keep their jobs, the local high school board decided last week. Arcata Varsity Coach Ryan Bisio and Junior Varsity Coach Graham Johnson had been on the chopping block after

Censure looms for trustee – school board cites outbursts, violations

(Note: Article updated with additional quotes and edits on Nov. 19, 2017 – Ed.) Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Concerned about inappropriate comments, emotional outbursts and ongoing violations of its bylaws, the Northern Humboldt Union High School District Governing Board may censure one of its own members at its next meeting, tentatively scheduled for

Edmondson tops list of new Mack High Hall of Famers

McKINLEYVILLE – McKinleyville High School has announced its Hall of Fame Inductees for 2017.  They are Kelly (Iorg) Edmondson, Class of 1998; coach Brian Stephens, Class of 1985-1993; and the 1990 track and field team. Kelly (Iorg) Edmondson was a leader for the Panthers in volleyball, basketball, and softball. She earned two varsity letters in

Mack High Varsity team yanked from Homecoming

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – The McKinleyville High School Varsity Football Team will not be allowed to play in Friday’s homecoming game or be part of the noon parade due to some players sharing material that school officials deemed racist and homophobic. A small number of players on the team wrote inappropriate and

High school campuses to get field upgrades, but not artificial turf

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE/ARCATA – In the coming year, a new football field and all-weather running track may be built at Arcata High, while over at McKinleyville High a new track may be installed around an upgraded football field. However, in McKinleyville, the field will most likely consist of natural grass rather than

State Sen. McGuire visits McKinleyville builders

Janine Volkmar Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – State Sen. Mike McGuire visited the McKinleyville Building Trades house project at last Friday. Local business owners, contractors, school administrators and students were there to greet him. Emanuel Silveira has been in the program for two years and plans to go to College of the Redwoods. He’ll work

Panther Report: Alternatives to college

The struggle of future growth is upon us. People are concerned for where the country is headed, and in light of the current presidential election, the U.S. is entering a state of confusion and demand for a new start. Should we be that concerned though? I recently sat down and interviewed three McKinleyville high school

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