Rough Waters

Rafting businesses navigate social distancing

(July 2, 2020) The water level on the Trinity River is just right and the hot summer weather is ideal. But a month after local white-water rafting businesses received approval to reopen from...

Read On >

Coronaviruses and Bioweapons

(July 2, 2020) Despite researchers showing that SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing the current pandemic, was not created in a lab in Wuhan, China, polls show that nearly half of all Americans prefer...

Read On >

Free Will Astrology

Week of July 2, 2020

(July 2, 2020) ARIES (March 21-April 19): Aries author Marge Piercy writes, "The people I love the best, jump into work head first without dallying in the shallows." The Aries people I love...

Read On >

Puzzles July 2, 2020

(July 2, 2020) Can't see the PDF in mobile view? Try desktop view....

Read On >

Pandemic Beach Finds

(June 25, 2020) I was born on the beach. Actually, it was about 4 feet above the beach. My mother was a competitive beach volleyball player. She leapt for a big spike...

Read On >

Free Will Astrology

Week of June 25, 2020

(June 25, 2020) ARIES (March 21-April 19): In addition to being a magnificent storyteller, Aries author Barbara Kingsolver raises chickens at her home. "There are days when I am envious of my hens,"...

Read On >

Puzzles June 25, 2020

(June 25, 2020) ...

Read On >

Corona Gardens are the New Victory Garden

Planting your way through the pandemic

(June 18, 2020) Back on March 19, my landscaping assistant and I were out working when we heard from friends that Humboldt was under a shelter-in-place order starting later that evening. We...

Read On >

Nine COVID-19 Myths

(June 18, 2020) I know, I know. Articles on myths about coronavirus have been done to death. Yet every day the Whack-a-Mole claims pop up again — conspiracy stories, China, Big Pharma, what...

Read On >

Free Will Astrology

Week of June 18, 2020

(June 18, 2020) ARIES (March 21-April 19): My Aries friend Lavinia told me, "The fight I'm enjoying most lately is my fight to resist the compulsion to fight." I invite you to consider...

Read On >

Puzzles June 18, 2020

(June 18, 2020) ...

Read On >

Building Trails and Resilience

An update on the virtual Trails Summit

(June 11, 2020) Humboldt County has come a long way from the days when railroads dominated the conversation about economic development and few local politicians saw trails as a community priority. It took...

Read On >

Free Will Astrology

Week of June 11, 2020

(June 11, 2020) ARIES (March 21-April 19): During her 90 years on the planet, actor and singer Marlene Dietrich reinvented herself numerous times. She had superb insight into the nature of shifting rhythms,...

Read On >

Puzzles June 11, 2020

(June 11, 2020) ...

Read On >

Puzzles, June 4, 2020

(June 4, 2020) ...

Read On >

Alone at the Top

The rewards of a tough climb up Salmon Mountain

(June 4, 2020) Salmon Mountain is situated on the borders of Humboldt and Siskiyou counties, a stone's throw away from the triple point with Trinity County. At 6,960 feet, its highest point lies...

Read On >

Hydroxychloroquine: Dangerous Medicine?

(June 4, 2020) Donald Trump, May 19, 2020: "Couple weeks ago I started taking [hydroxychloroquine]. Cause I think it is good. I have heard a lot of good stories. And if it is...

Read On >

Free Will Astrology

Week of June 4, 2020

(June 4, 2020) ARIES (March 21-April 19): Aries poet Paul Verlaine wrote "Autumn Song" in 1866. It became a well-known French poem, and eventually played a role in a historical turning point. In...

Read On >

Puzzles May 28, 2020

(May 28, 2020) ...

Read On >

Free Will Astrology

Week of May 21, 2020

(May 21, 2020) ARIES (March 21-April 19): "Excellence does not require perfection," wrote Aries author Henry James. Now I'm conveying this brilliant counsel to you—just in time for the season when it will...

Read On >

Archives


in our blogs...

CR Offering Frontline Workers De-escalation, Assertiveness Training

(July 4, 2020) Many in the customer service industry and public sector jobs are bearing the brunt of resentment — and too often outright hostility — toward COVID-19 health and safety protocols...

Read On >

Never Turn Your Back: Sneaker Waves Possible this Weekend

(July 4, 2020) The Eureka office of the National Weather Service warns there is a slight to moderate threat of sneaker waves this holiday that continues through Sunday evening. A long-period southernly...

Read On >

Faith and Fever: Humboldt County Churches Ponder Reopening

(July 4, 2020) The Humboldt County Joint Information Center recently released safety guidelines for places of worship that wish to resume services. Churches are among the latest venues approved for reopening by...

Read On >

More News Blog »

socialize

Facebook | Twitter

© 2020 North Coast Journal

Website powered by Foundation