Little Devils

Hellboy and Little

(April 18, 2019) Reviews HELLBOY. Sometimes one wants simply to be entertained: to sit in a dark room and be distracted — transported, ideally, but that's asking a lot — by a...

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Source Materials

Group shows at Arcata Artisans and Upstairs Gallery

(April 11, 2019) More than three decades in, veteran glass artist and Arcata resident George Bucquet isn't done with his medium yet. Arcata Artisans Gallery hosts works by Bucquet and Jim Lowry...

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The Ups and Downs of Supernatural Pet Ownership

Pet Sematary and Unicorn Store

(April 11, 2019) Reviews PET SEMATARY. I started reading Stephen King, well, probably too young. The phase receded in early-mid adolescence, although I have, as recently as this year, begun to revisit his...

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(April 11, 2019) "The only thing of value is the thing you cannot say." Wittgenstein At King Salmon on that beautiful Sunday, my father-in-law praises the day: the sun walks across the wavetops...

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Music Tonight: Wednesday, April 10

(April 10, 2019) Portland electronic funk dance trio Yak Attack is playing Humbrews this near-first moon night at 9 p.m. Known for fun and danceable shows full of solid musicianship and improvisation,...

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Music Tonight: Tuesday, April 9

(April 9, 2019) It's a quiet Tuesday so why not go and give The Logger Bar some love? At 8 p.m. the regular old time music session will be crackin' off. How's...

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Music Tonight: Monday, April 8

(April 8, 2019) Anvil is a Canadian metal band that almost made it big but never quite did. The Canadian trio — whose sound nests somewhere between hard rock, power metal and...

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So. Much. Drama.

(April 7, 2019) The Classic Film Series at the Humboldt County Library presents the films of Elia Kazan in a swaggering set of flicks that feature crude, brooding dudes. Kazan, a Turkish-born...

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Music Tonight: Sunday, April 7

(April 7, 2019) Santa Barbara Math Rock trio Pookie makes the trip north to rattle the decor off the walls of the Outer Space tonight at 7 p.m. ($5-$20 sliding scale). Arcata...

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Music Tonight: Saturday, April 6

(April 6, 2019) Local hero Nicholas Dominic Talvola will be blowing his trumpet up at the Westhaven Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Nick's traveling to Japan for a spell...

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Photos from SCRAP's Rebel Craft Rumble

(April 5, 2019) With rain predicted this weekend, perhaps you need some indoor project inspiration. Peruse Mark McKenna's slideshow of last weekend's sixth annual SCRAP Humboldt Rebel Craft Rumble below and you're...

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Tats for Cats

(April 5, 2019) Companion Animal Foundation and Sangha Tattoo Studio are partnering up with Paws for A Cause: Give 'til it Hurts on Saturday, April 6 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m....

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Music Tonight: Friday, April 5

(April 5, 2019) Avant jazz violinist and Petrolia native Jenny Scheinman brings a unique show to the Arkley Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Produced with help from the folks...

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Samba Enchanted Evenings

(April 4, 2019) The Humboldt Latin Dance Collective is bringing all the sexy back with its second annual, three-day dance/culture celebration, the Humboldt Latin Dance Festival, shaking things up April 5-7 at...

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Math Counts!

(April 4, 2019) "But when am I ever gonna use this?" Every day, kids. See how and why at The Humboldt Math Festival. Saturday, April 6, noon to 4 p.m. Adorni Recreation...

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Music Tonight: Thursday, April 4

(April 4, 2019) Kalispell, Montana's Wizzerd is a doom metal quintet specializing in down-tuned and stoned heaviness. Tonight its tour swings through Eureka and the band will grace the diminutive stage at...

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In Stitches

Nicole Havekost: Massed at Morris Graves Museum of Art

(April 4, 2019) Nicole Havekost's new exhibition at the Morris Graves Museum of Art, Massed, explores bodily experience through stitched three-dimensional forms and embroidered wall reliefs. Minnesota-based Havekost writes of one series of...

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Life On the Road

The Dirt and The Highwaymen

(April 4, 2019) Reviews THE DIRT. Mötley Crüe has never been my thing; never been a "thing" at all for me, really. There's a bit of a generational discrepancy and by the time...

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Mountain Spring

(April 4, 2019) Music of a liquid world Full of ebb and flow River made foundation Constant, deep and low Staccato drips of melting Hit roof and deck below Murmur of light rain...

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Kannapolis: A Moving Portrait

(April 3, 2019) Presented by the Arcata Playhouse and the Minor Theatre, a special music/film collaboration comes to the Arkley Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m....

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Art Walks + Festivals

Arts! Arcata

Friday, April 12, 6 - 9 p.m.

(April 11, 2019) Arts! Arcata is Arcata Main Street's monthly celebration of visual and performing arts, held at locations in Arcata. Visit, Arts! Arcata on Facebook, or call 822-4500 for more information....

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Arts Alive!

Saturday, April 6, 6- 9 p.m.

(April 4, 2019) Presented by Eureka Main Street. Opening receptions for artists, exhibits and performances are held the first Saturday of each month. For more information, call 442-9054 or go to 707...

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in our blogs...

North Coast Night Lights: Musings at Moonstone Cave

(April 17, 2019) We stood in the mouth of the cavern, looking out through a great broken crack in the blackness into the night as if through a window into another world....

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North Coast Night Lights: Reflections From Trinidad

(April 11, 2019) I opened the camera’s shutter and waited. It was already high tide, and I didn’t expect any waves to reach me. When I had arrived half an hour earlier...

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HSU Announces Staff Eliminations, Major Changes at KHSU

(April 11, 2019) Humboldt State University today announced major changes and the elimination of seven positions at its public radio station KHSU, including General Manager Peter Fretwell, whose tenure was fraught with...

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