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Articles by Stephanie McGeary

October 2020

Arcata City Council to Discuss Sending Letter of Concern to HSU Regarding Hosting of San Jose Football Team

EUREKA CITY COUNCIL: Syringe Exchange Program Update, Recycling Buyback, Window Poetry and More!

(VIDEO) Trump Supporters Drive Caravan of Vehicles Up Highway 101

MEASURE A: These Arcata High Seniors — and Their Supporters — Hope Arcata Property Owners Will Pay a Little Bit More to Keep the City’s Parks in the Green

September 2020

Grieving Mother Shares Story of Sons Involved in Recent Arcata Homicide, Says She Wants ‘Change to Our Mental Healthcare System’

MEASURE F: Arcata Fire District Again Proposes a Special Tax Increase to Help Fund Operations, But Some Say It’s Asking Too Much

Arcata City Council Wants ‘Maximum Control’ Over 5G Technology, Directs Staff to Pursue Aesthetic Regulations

Eureka City Council Approves Letter Opposing the Reauthorization of HACHR’S Syringe Exchange Program

Arcata City Council to Discuss Regulation of 5G Transmitters in the City, Receive Update on Police Reform and Consider Endorsing Measure F

Eureka City Council to Discuss HACHR’s Syringe Exchange Program; Consider Grant Funding to Aid Bars, Restaurants and Retailers Adapting to COVID-19

VICTORY ACHIEVED! Local Gardener Harvests Giant Veggies From His Pandemic Plot

Arcata City Council to Discuss Potential ‘Social Host’ Ordinance to Discourage Underage Drinking at Parties

City of Eureka Looks to Convert Residential Motel into Homeless Housing, Pending Big State Grant Application

August 2020

REDWOOD SKY WALK UPDATE: Construction Underway for the Hanging Walkway of Eureka’s Dreams

(PHOTOS) Protesters Gather in Eureka For ‘Save the Post Office’ Rally

Major Datacenter Company Purchases Arcata Warehouse, Starts Filing Paperwork to Build Fiber Optic Line to Samoa Peninsula

Free Mask Alert! Local Health Care Worker Giving Away Cloth Face Masks in Eureka to Those in Need

EXTREME WEEKEND WEATHER: Possible Record Heat Today, Chance of Thunderstorms and Increased Fire Risk Inland On Sunday

Meet Arcata City Council Candidate Emily Grace Goldstein

Former Humboldt Public Health Officer Talks About Her Plans for a Non-Profit Senior Care Community, Volunteering As COVID-19 Contact Tracer and How the County Has Handled the Pandemic

ARCATA CITY COUNCIL RACE: 10 Candidates Qualify to Run for Three Open Seats in November

Meet Another Eureka City Council Candidate: Lucinda Jackson Running for Second Ward Seat

Fortuna School District To Reconsider its Decision to Open For In-Person Classes at Special Meeting Tonight

With Fortuna Schools Planning to Resume In-Person Classes Next Week, Teacher’s Union Demands Distance Learning

July 2020

Arcata City Council Race: Over A Dozen Potential Candidates are Out There, and Two Have Qualified For November Ballot (So Far)

After Securing a Big Grant, The Yurok Indian Housing Authority Will Build a New 36-Unit Low Income Housing Development in Arcata

MURALED! L.A. Doll Maker and Graffiti Artist Shares Her Unique Style With Humboldt

Collin Yeo Announces Candidacy for Arcata City Council

Eureka City Council Approves Sales Tax Measure, Decides Against Sending Letter Opposing Highway 101 Billboard Reconstruction

Eureka City Council to Consider Sales Tax Measure for November Ballot

An Outbreak at Preschool: Four People From Arcata Child Care Facilities Tested Positive for COVID-19 Earlier this Month

ARCATA CITY COUNCIL: Police Department Policy Reform, COVID-19 Response Grant Application on Tonight’s Agenda

Eureka City Council Approves Massive Budget Cuts, Defers Water and Sewer Rate Increases for Residents

Want to Serve on Eureka or Arcata City Council? Multiple Seats Opening, Nomination Period Starts Next Week

The Eureka City Council Wants Developers to Build Affordable Housing on Three City-Owned Parking Lots

June 2020

City of Eureka Facing Nearly $4.6 Million General Fund Budget Cut Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Local Poets Release Collection of Quarantine Poems from Humboldt County

Public Native Plant Garden Proposed for Ferndale, Plans Go Before Design Review Committee Tomorrow

City of Eureka Offers Rent and Mortgage Assistance for Households and Homeless Shelters Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Arcata City Council Slashes Police Department’s Budget, Discusses Potential Law Enforcement Policy Reform

ARCATA CITY COUNCIL: Budget Cuts Due to COVID-19, Special Tax Measure on Tonight’s Agenda

EUREKA CITY COUNCIL: City Budget Discussion, Waterfront RV Park on Tonight’s Agenda

Eureka’s Marketing Firm to Reveal City’s New Branding Next Week, Plans for Promoting Tourism Without ‘Opening the Floodgates’

Finger Lickin’ Good News For Eureka Chain Restaurant Fans! KFC Construction Expected to be Complete By October

Eureka City Council to Consider Extending Evictions Moratorium Protecting Tenants Financially Impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic

Eureka Police Department Community Safety Team Shares Results of This Year’s Homeless Survey

May 2020

Eureka Salvation Army to Hold Drive-Through Food Box Distribution On Sunday

Dean Lotter Receives $129K Severance Package as Part of Resignation Agreement With the City of Eureka

Potential Flash Floods Saturday As Heavy Rains Hit Humboldt, National Weather Service Warns

(VIDEO) Sheriff Honsal Addresses Jail Bookings, Hotel Enforcement and His Own Haircut in Latest Media Availability