Articles by Sierra Jenkins

December 2017

(VIDEO) THE DOG CRISIS: Humboldt County Animal Shelter Sees Highest Yearly Dog Intake in its History

SCRAP METAL TO SCULPTURES: See How One Up-and-Coming Local Artist Can Take a Pile of Scrap Metal and Transform It Into a Work of Art

(VIDEO) Butane Canisters Piling Up? It’s Time to Stop Dumping Them Around Humboldt. Get Them Safely Punctured and Recycled!

(VIDEO) Humboldt State Student’s Disappearance is Still a Mystery; Family and Police Looking for Leads

(VIDEO) Humboldt Citizens Explore New Approach to Catching Crooks with WiFi App-Linked Cameras; Event Planned to Spread Awareness

November 2017

(VIDEO) Holiday Time Means Holiday Crime! Eureka Police, Who Saw Crime Spike Over Thanksgiving, Share Prevention Tips for Rest of the Season

(VIDEO) HAD ENOUGH! A Longtime Eureka Business is Moving After 65 Years, Due to Increased Crime and Drug Use in the Neighborhood

(VIDEO) YARN BOMBED! Eureka and SCRAP Humboldt Team Up to Add Color and Character to an Old Town Parking Lot

(VIDEO) Sharp-Disposal Kiosks Coming to Eureka; County’s Effort to Combat Loose Needles Will Put Safe Disposal Sites at Three DHHS Locations

(VIDEO) ZERO WASTE DAY! Arcata, the Co-op & Local Organizations Share Fun Tips to Help You Shrink Your Garbage Stream to Zero

(VIDEO) Major Announcement Made at Tuesday’s Opioid Crisis Town Hall Meeting: McGuire Announces $4.8 Million in Funding for New Treatment Center

(VIDEO) $54K In Grants Go to Dozens of Humboldt Organizations This Year, to Ensure Happy Holidays Throughout the County

(VIDEO) Advocates for Homeless Housing Alternatives Pushing Board of Supervisors to Declare Shelter Crisis

(VIDEO) CULTURE IN THE CLASSROOM: A Local High School Celebrates Día de Los Muertos with Traditional Ofrenda to Expand Cultural Awareness

(VIDEO) Humboldt’s Highest-Risk Domestic Violence Probationers Get Enhanced Supervision, Thanks to Federal Grant Funding

October 2017

(VIDEO) Humboldt’s Oldest Historical Society Launches ‘Discover Your Humboldt County Pioneer Ancestors’ in the Clarke Museum’s Community Case

(VIDEO) French-Canadian Carpenter/Blogger Embarks from Montreal and Rolls Through Humboldt In Style

(VIDEO) Closed Kmart Already Trashed and Vandalized — Will This Be Eureka’s Next Eyesore, or an Opportunity?

(VIDEO) MEWTWO! HUMBOLDT! Dozens of Pokémon GO Players Gather For A Unique Invite-Only Raid Battle at the Madaket Plaza

(VIDEO) Eureka Considering New Transitional Housing Facility Off the Hikshari Trail, on City Property; Chinn Would Run ‘Betty’s PG&E Village’

(VIDEO) CHANGING LIVES II: Open Door Patients Describe Their Recovery From Opioid Addition, Through Suboxone

(VIDEO) CHANGING LIVES: Hundreds of Locals with Opioid Use Disorder are Finding Recovery Through Open Door’s Suboxone Programs

September 2017

(VIDEO) Eureka Citizens Strongly Oppose A New Homeless Day Center at Runeberg Hall, Which is Near Neighborhoods and Businesses

(VIDEO) PEACE DAY: See How One Local Montessori School Celebrates and Embraces the Philosophy of Peace

(VIDEO) P.O.P. TEAM II: Dirty Needles and Mountains of Trash Have Become Perilous Problems in Eureka’s Public Places

(VIDEO) P.O.P. TEAM: A Day With Eureka’s Problem Oriented Policing Unit, Illegal Encampments and Disorder Continue in the Greenbelt

(VIDEO) TAKE BACK EUREKA! Citizens Are at Their Wits’ End With Crime and Public Drug Use - Looking to Community Collaboration For Solutions

August 2017

(VIDEO) OVERDOSE AWARE: Eureka Business Shares Disturbing Account of Parking Lot Overdose In Effort to Spread Awareness and Spark Change

(VIDEO) Humboldt County Keeps Overdosing, But the Number of Deaths Are Down — Probably Thanks to the Ready Availability of Naloxone

(VIDEO) Humboldt’s Overdose Deaths Caused by Wide Variety of Drugs, But Numbers are Actually Down This Year

(VIDEO) Superstar Chef Guy Fieri Once Again Returns to Humboldt to Host the Fair’s Surf ‘N’ Turf BBQ Contest

(VIDEO) LITERACY DAY! Eureka Celebrates Transforming an Old Telephone Booth Into a Colorful Lending Library and Launches a Traveling Library for Those in Need

(VIDEO) Eureka’s Historic Loheide Building Is Being Transformed Into A Contemporary Multipurpose Humboldt Cultural Center Called ‘Forever Found’

(VIDEO) Huffman Sees Huge Turnout at His Protecting Public Lands Meeting & Local Experts Weigh In

(VIDEO) YOUTH ON GUARD! California State Parks Junior Lifeguard Program Hits the North Coast and Sees Huge Success

(VIDEO) Bids In For Arcata/Eureka Airport’s Proposed Multi-Million Dollar Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Facility, Plus Why ARFF Matters

(VIDEO) RIOS TO RIVERS: Klamath and Chilean Youth Make Epic Three-Week Klamath River Journey with Powerful Message of Free Rivers

July 2017

(VIDEO) Woman Protests 390,000 Miles Around the U.S. in Activist Art-Covered Used Vegetable, Oil-Powered Truck

(VIDEO) MEGA MAKEOVER: Eureka’s Cracked and Crumbling Veterans Memorial Building is Being Revitalized with $6.8M in Renovations

(VIDEO) Eureka Man Receives Citizen’s Distinguished Service Award for Saving 11-Year-Old Girl from Brutal Assault by Her Mother at Centerville Beach

(VIDEO) HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY! Pyro Spectaculars Team Prepares Elaborate $30K Fireworks Display to Launch from Barge on Humboldt Bay

(VIDEO) Big Bang, Opening Show, and More; Eureka Fireworks Stands Show-Off Hot Items In Effort to Fundraise for Local Organizations

June 2017

(VIDEO) ANIMAL CAMP! Companion Animal Foundation’s 18.5-Acre McKinleyville Property is Home to Growing Education Programs for Youth

(VIDEO) ANIMAL OVERLOAD: The Best of Humboldt Fair Animal Exhibits & Shows are a Big Hit!

(VIDEO) THE AFTERMATH: More Details and What’s Being Done About Eureka’s Fourth Street Fire, Which Consumed Local Businesses and Left a Huge Pile of Rubble

(VIDEO) OYSTER EXTRAVAGANZA! Arcata’s 27th Annual Oyster Fest Ranks as Biggest Best Year Ever

(VIDEO) OYSTER TIME! Thousands of Fresh Juicy Humboldt Bay Oysters are Being Harvested for This Weekend’s 27th Annual Oyster Fest

(VIDEO) WINGS OF FREEDOM: Touring the Legendary Fully Restored World War II Aircraft That Attracted Hundreds During a Three-Day Humboldt Stop

(VIDEO) The Altruistic Rolling Commune ‘Volunteers on Wheels’ — Formerly the Vagabus — Is Back in Humboldt, Ready to Lend a Helping Hand

(VIDEO) Madaket Plaza is Made Official on the Vessel’s 107th Birthday; Here’s the Ribbon Cutting, New Sign Unveiling, and Triple Cake Tribute Celebration