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School board may censure one of its own tonight

School board may censure one of its own tonight

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – The local high school board may censure one of its own members tonight for alleged violations of board policies and conflict of interest laws, and for being disrespectful to staff, parents and volunteers. The Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of Trustees meets at 6 p.m. today,

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

3 percent raises on high school board agenda

Union Staff Report ARCATA – The Northern Humboldt Union High School District Governing Board will meet Tuesday, Jan. 13 at the Arcata High School Library for its first regular meeting of the year. The evening begins with a closed session at 5:30 p.m. during which the board will discuss the expulsion of five students and

New Vote Count Has Silvernale Toppling Pigg For NHUHSD Board

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union NORTHERN HUMBOLDT – Newly released vote counts have changed the outcome of the Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of Trustees race. Today’s Post Election Update gives incumbent Trustee Dana Silvernale a 20-vote edge over fellow incumbent and Board President Mike Pigg. Top vote-getters in that race remain

Lovell, Toste & Pigg Win High School Race; Silvernale Edged Out

Union Staff Report ARCATA/McKINLEYVILLE – Despite enduring a months-long scandal involving one of their board members who plagiarized a speech and then lashed out at those who dared to criticize him, two incumbents retained their seats on the Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of Trustees. Incumbent Colleen Toste took second place in the race

Letters To The Editor Through Oct. 30, 2013

Problematic parking The Arcata City Council has unanimously passed an ordinance to amend the City’s Land Use Code and General Plan to allow more downtown residential units in the Central District with little or no off-street parking required. Noticed public hearings at the Planning Commission were in July and August; it will be approved by

Toste Optimistic About Future Of Local Schools

Benjamin Fordham Mad River Union ARCATA/McKINLEYVILLE – Colleen Toste’s first two years on the Northern Humboldt Union School District’s Board of Trustees have been interesting. First, the district took out its first-ever school bond, intended to finance a bunch of new building projects and upgrades. And then, well, you know. Plagergate. But despite the challenges,

Johnson’s Blunders Plague District

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – In the wake of the scandal over Dan Johnson’s plagiarized graduation ceremony speech, the local school board is going to require its members to uphold the same standards of academic honesty and conduct as expected of students and teachers. The Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of

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