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Re: “Officers and Suspect in Arcata Shooting Identified, Updated with Photos

I went to school with Josh at Canyon Crest Academy and lived with him in the Greater Los Angeles area. I don't know anything about this PD or this area but I do know to things about Josh.

1) He was probably drunk/high

BUT

2) There is no way in hell that Josh lunged at the police officers. He has never,ever been a violent guy. He was a spiritual free hippy type- geez he surfed most of the week.

He may have not been taking orders but that doesn't mean he should have been shot four times. Police are too trigger happy.

Posted by Mac Swiss on 07/29/2016 at 11:35 PM

Re: “UPDATED: 'Terrorized': Arcata Planning Commissioner Accused of Drunken Door-Kicking

Interesting ideas ! For my two cents , people have been needing a a form , I encountered a fillable version here http://goo.gl/hEaNii

Posted by elie on 07/28/2016 at 11:27 PM

Re: “UPDATED: Humboldt Dog Tests Positive for Rabies

He was only 11 months old:(

Posted by dogsmom on 07/28/2016 at 8:06 PM

Re: “UPDATED: Humboldt Dog Tests Positive for Rabies

This was our dog. He was fully vaccinated. He was a loving pet for our family and two young daughters. This has been beyond deviating to say the least. He will be missed emensly.

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Posted by dogsmom on 07/28/2016 at 8:06 PM

Re: “Tribes Threaten Lawsuit Over Klamath Flows

There is a problem with the Karuk Tribe's press release: it states that "According to fisheries biologists, the solution to the (fish disease) problem is removal of the dams and retirement of the hatchery – a process slated to begin in 2020 according to the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement."

Except that the KHSA does not and never has included "retirement of the hatchery". Instead it states that the hatchery will be transferred to Cal Fish & Wildlife, that PacifiCorp will pay for 8 years of operation after power generation from the dams ends, and that after 8 years parties will confer about how to pay for hatchery operations thereafter.

So the KT's press release appears to be disingenuous; a classic Tucker move!

Please do your journalistic duty by questioning the KT's statement and reporting their reply to your readers.

Posted by Unofelice on 07/27/2016 at 7:41 PM

Re: “Court Doc: Mom is Suspect in Fortuna Hit and Run; Showed Signs of Intoxication

Hi Kim: Congrats on the new gig!

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Posted by Copland on 07/27/2016 at 1:08 PM

Re: “Eureka 'Evaluating Options' After Court Ruling

Option one: "Lose the tape".

Accountability's for the little people.

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Posted by James White on 07/25/2016 at 8:59 PM

Re: “Arrest Video Can't be Kept Confidential, Appellate Court Rules

I look forward to viewing the fruit of your labor, and thank you.

Posted by dzsipo on 07/24/2016 at 12:33 AM

Re: “Attorneys: Fortuna Mom Standing by to Surrender in Fatal Hit and Run Case

Two young people are dead including her own daughter, she flees the scene and she's "negotiating" her surrender? And already has an attorney? Give me break.

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Posted by Reynard on 07/23/2016 at 7:40 AM

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