Hazardous to Your Health 

Your odds of dying are higher in Humboldt County than anywhere else in the state

If you're looking to stay alive, Humboldt County is currently the worst possible place in the state to call home. Don't let the pastoral beauty and laissez-faire lifestyles fool you. Statistically, you're more likely to die here than if you lived…

full article »

Tags:

Comments (9)

Showing 1-9 of 9

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-9 of 9

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • Murder in Arcata

    The story of a Native American woman who — marginalized, blind and alone — faced death to save her children
    • Oct 8, 2015
  • What's Killing Us?

    It's no secret Humboldt County has a drug and alcohol problem. But what is addiction and what's causing it?
    • Sep 10, 2015

more from the author

Latest in News

  • The Other Trump

    Building on the legacy of its founder, a small land trust looks to do big things
    • Apr 27, 2017
  • Two Days That Shook Humboldt

    25 years later, a look back on the quakes that changed the course of tsunami awareness
    • Apr 27, 2017
  • 'Grab it by the Horns'

    Harnessing the environmental, and political, power of our local food system
    • Apr 20, 2017
  • More »

© 2017 North Coast Journal

Website powered by Foundation

humboldt