Intent is the Same

(August 15, 2019) Editor: What counts as a mass shooting? ("31 Points," Aug. 8.) Recently there have been three mass killings: in Gilroy, El Paso and Dayton. The day before the Gilroy...

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'The Trump Extinction Plan'

(August 15, 2019) Editor: I am writing in support of the Endangered Species Act and in opposition to efforts by Congress to undermine this landmark wildlife conservation law ("Rollback of Endangered Species'...

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Dimming Hopes

(August 15, 2019) Editor: As each month passes, my hopes dim for ever having an NPR station with the same relevance to the local community that we had in KHSU prior to...

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'Lipstick on a Pig'

(August 15, 2019) Editor: John Andersen's attempt to put lipstick on a pig is certainly from the " PALCO playbook" ("Come See for Yourself," Aug. 1) The log decks are sky high...

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'A Must'

(August 15, 2019) Editor: I am a Humboldt County native raised here and am now raising my children here. I have traveled to Sacramento, Washington, D.C., Southern California, Mexico, etc. for tours...

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'An Inspiring View'

(August 8, 2019) Editor: After many years, I recently ventured back up Monument Road and up along Bear River Ridge ("Why I support Terr-Gen's Wind Project," June 27, and "Hook, Line and...

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'In Violation'

(August 8, 2019) Editor: The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has continued to separate children from their parents in violation of court orders ("A Humanitarian Disaster," Aug. 1). As far...

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Not so Fast, Mr. Andersen

(August 8, 2019) Editor: John Andersen paints a pretty picture of the Gap Brothers' Humboldt Redwood Co., but it's a picture of the rapidly receding past, not the reality of the present...

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What About JPR?

(August 8, 2019) Editor: Recent articles covering discussions between KHSU, Capital Public Radio (Sacramento) and North State Public Radio (Chico) are overlooking the fact that Jefferson Public Radio (JPR - Ashland) also...

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A More Direct Approach

(August 8, 2019) Editor: Not enough water to flush the hotel toilets. Ugly. All that and more. If it really is in tribal interests to develop a casino-adjacent hotel near Trinidad, the...

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An Important Omission

(August 8, 2019) Editor: Thanks for the article on homeless students ("The Grove," Aug. 1). One important omitted demographic to this important story, however, is that of homeless preschool children. Although HCOE...

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'Amazing Things'

(August 1, 2019) Editor: Congratulations to David Nguyen and reporter T.William Wallin on both of their achievements ("The Graduate," July 11). The institutions of mass incarceration and higher education have finally crossed paths...

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'Concealing her Bigotry'

(August 1, 2019) Editor: I'm pleased to see that Thadeus Greenson understands the concept of a dog whistle and how the white supremacists and other right wing movements use those tactics as an...

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'Time for Action'

(August 1, 2019) Editor: In a just world, the McKay Home property listed for sale at 3150 Harris St. in Eureka for nearly $900,000 would be acquired by the people of Humboldt County...

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Affordable Housing 'Outside the Box'

(July 25, 2019) Editor: The inclusion of two seemingly unconnected articles in the July 18 North Coast Journal invites comment. In "Apollo Plus Fifty" Barry Evans recounts how when the moon landing project...

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332 Reinforcements

(July 25, 2019) Editor: While I appreciate the criticism of the literalist (Mailbox, July 11) of my admonishment of Mr. Huffman to "get to work" (Mailbox, July 4), the resounding defeat of the...

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Recent Comments

  • Re: 'A Must'

    • Thanks Ellen and Ryan, for the support for the wind project. There are many lies…

    • on August 16, 2019
  • Re: 'A Must'

    • I really wish people would stop uncritically posting links to climate-denying front groups and websites…

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  • Re: 'A Must'

    • Be careful what you wish for. Huge 600 foot tall Industrial Wind Turbines are a…

    • on August 15, 2019
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    • Simply put, every kilowatt-hour of electricity generated from a wind farm connected to the Humboldt…

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