Infrastructure

September 2020

CLICK for HUMBOLDT! Fieldbrook Fire is Up for a $25,000 Prize, Which it Will Use to Buy Lifesaving Gear, but That Requires You to Click a Link Early and Often

Humboldt and Del Norte Post Offices in the Fire Zone are Closed; Here’s How to Get Your Mail

TOO MANY CANS! Waste Management Authority Suspends CRV Buyback Program Again Due to Overwhelming Demand

Yurok Connected: Why a North Coast Tribe Used its Stimulus Funding to Invest Big on Communications Infrastructure

CASH FOR CANS! The Humboldt County Waste Management Announces That it Will Once Again Pay You For Your Cans and Bottles, Effective Immediately

August 2020

Want to Know If Your Power Might be Shut Off Soon? PG&E Has a Complicated Tool For Attempting to Figure That Out

PG&E Urges All Customers to Conserve Electricity For the Next Few Days, Due to the Hellish Heat Wave Affecting Most of the State

Time to DE-TRASH Your HOME! The Waste Management Authority is Opening Up its Hazardous Waste and Recycling Facilities Next Week, and Here are the New Rules for Visiting Them

July 2020

Legal Services Announces Tenant Settlement With County Over Aborted Fourth Street Parking Lot Plan

June 2020

PG&E Copters Scoping Out Lines in Hoopa/Willow Creek Today and Tomorrow

PG&E Announces That the King Salmon Power Station is Ready to Provide ‘Island’ Power to Humboldt, Which Should Mostly Save Us From Future Public Safety Power Shutoffs

May 2020

The Garberville Sanitary District Would Like to Address a Few ‘Misleading’ or Outright ‘False’ Rumors Circulating on Social Media

HELLO, MR. DRONE! Meet the New PG&E Flybot That’s Going to be Inspecting Transmission Lines Here in Humboldt for the Foreseeable Future

Local Energy Authority Inks Big Contract With Big Solar Energy Farm; 100 Megawatts of Clean, Green Kern County Solar Power to Flow to Humboldt in 2022

March 2020

United Cancels All Flights to Denver; Cuts Back Service to SFO, LAX

January 2020

UP, UP, UP! Way More People Flew Humboldt Last Year Than the Year Previous, Says Fly Humboldt

November 2019

A Whole New Broadway Through the Eureka Waterfront Greenbelt? It’s Still an Option, Say Project Planners

Local Agencies Want to Know: How Would YOU Fix the Horrorshow That Is Broadway?

September 2019

OLD TOWN WOES! Now Third Street is Gonna Be All Messed Up For a While Too

Eureka Drivers Should Plan for Crazy Congestion on Myrtle Avenue Next Month; Sinkhole Prompts City to Build Bypass Road Near Cooper Gulch

August 2019

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is in Town, and It’ll Hold a Hearing at the Wharfinger Building Tonight

(IMAGES) NEW TRAIL COMING! Arcata is Getting Serious About Extending Town Trails North to Giuntoli and Beyond, and Eventually (Someday) to Blue Lake

EMERGENCY LIFTED: The Entrance to Humboldt Bay is Once Again Deep Enough to Cross Safely, Says Harbor District

July 2019

Take a Virtual Reality Video Tour of That Big Building Going Up on Fourth and C Streets in Eureka

Schatz Lab Locks Downs Grants to Study the Potential of Wind Energy Farms off the Humboldt Coast

WELCOME, BRAINARD! City of Eureka Completes Annexation of Old Lumber Mill Behind the Eucalyptus on the North End of Town

Most Del Norte Customers Will be Spared Public Safety Power Shutoffs

June 2019

That Gap in Eureka’s Waterfront Drive is Finally Getting Closed, and it Kicks Off With a Party Next Week

May 2019

The LI’L GREEN FIRE ENGINE! Arcata Fire Gets Cool New Offroad Rescue/Firefighting Vehicle, With the Help of Grants

OP-ED: Wiyot Tribe Urges People to Cast a Wary Eye on Ridgetop Wind Power Project, Submit Comments on its Environmental Impact Report

The Carousel at Harper Motors Desperately Needs a New Home, and the City of Eureka Might Be Interested

Court Halts Richardson Grove Highway Project Yet Again; Environmental Groups ‘Elated’ at Federal Judge’s Order

April 2019

‘Major Step Forward’ on Klamath Dam Removal With Selection of Lead Contractor Yesterday; Yurok Tribe, Corporation in Charge of Project Hail Milestone

Caltrans Ready to Make Push on the Reconstruction of Highway 101 Between Eureka and Arcata; Public Meeting on the Issue Scheduled for Next Week

March 2019

State Transportation Commission Awards Another $40 Million to Last Chance Grade Project

December 2018

Eureka Millenials Announce That Free Public Wi-Fi Will Hit Old Town in 2019, and They Say It’s Gonna Be Lit

September 2018

POWER PATROL! PG&E is Flying All Over the County in a Little Cessna, Looking for Fires

June 2018

IT’S L.A. DAY! New Direct Flights To/From Los Angeles Start … Now!

March 2018

LAST CHANCE GRADE: State Chips in Another $5 Million for Plan to Bypass Failing Stretch of Highway 101

February 2018

Microgrid Featuring Nine Acres of Solar Panels to be Built at ACV

December 2017

Saying They’ve Been ‘Maligned,’ Trinidad Rancheria Calls for ‘Cooperative Body’ to Resolve Trinidad Lighthouse Dispute

RAILROAD NEWS: Citing ‘Uncertain Future,’ California Transportation Commission Calls for Special Committee to Hash Out What to Do With the North Coast Railroad Authority

Once Threatened by Landslide, The Iconic Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse is Now On The Move

(UPDATE: MAYBE NOT) FIBER DOWN? ‘Tis Always the Season for a Mass AT&T Telecommunications Outage!

November 2017

‘Elicopters! PG&E is Gonna Be Flying Around the East County Tomorrow, Looking For Dead Trees

SENIORS! Low-Cost Firewood Vouchers Will Soon be Available for People 55 Years and Older and On a Limited Income

October 2017

AT&T Confirms Last Night’s Outage Caused by Cut Fiber; Service Restored Just After 10:30 p.m.

AT&T and Frontier Sure Seem to be Down Again in a Catastrophically Breached Fiber-Optic Line Kind of Way

Can We Fix Humboldt County’s Airports? New Report From County’s Consultant Recommends Radical Changes

Sequoia Park is Closed Today While Crews Take Out Some Problem Trees, But Don’t Forget About the Big Park Reenvisioning Event Tomorrow!


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