'Goodbye Dear Friend'

(April 18, 2019) Editor: With the abrupt elimination of all local programming, all volunteers and nearly all paid staff of KHSU radio station by Humboldt State University Vice President of Advancement Craig Wruck...

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'Abject Failure'

(April 11, 2019) Editor: Over the course of the two years since Josiah Lawson's tragic killing and the drawn out wait for resolution, it has increasingly seemed that the criminal justice system in...

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'I Remained Invisible'

(April 11, 2019) Editor: This is an open letter to all who organize events, such as Transgender Day of Visibility, and other trans and queer events, locally ("#WeWillNotBeErassed," Nov. 29, shared on the...

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Thankful for the CCC

(April 11, 2019) Editor: While developers wax eloquent on the notion of building a little piece of Las Vegas along our coastal highway ("Think of the jobs!"), I for one thank our lucky...

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In Praise of Jacqui

(April 11, 2019) Editor: Kudos on another great cover illustration ("Looking Upriver," April 4) on last week's Journal. As an agent (www.salzmanart.com) for internationally-recognized, award-winning illustrators for more than 35 years, I have...

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(April 11, 2019) Editor: A cartoon in your edition on March 28 appeared to mock Jesus or someone exalted for Catholics, such as a saint. That is, at best, disrespectful. Although I am...

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Another Resource

(April 11, 2019) Editor: Regarding death and grief, Hospice of Humboldt offers free resources including drop-in Grief Support Groups throughout our community ("Triggers and Lifelines," March 28). Contact Hospice of Humboldt for details:...

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Not Funny

(April 11, 2019) Editor: Your April Fools joke wasn't fucking funny ("Ship of Fools," March 28)! I can laugh this morning at my myself and my friends but we still wouldn't buy you...

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'Incorrect Information'

(April 4, 2019) Editor: There is so much incorrect information in this letter ("Hard Left," Mailbox, March 28) that I'm surprised NCJ did not post an editor's note after the letter. The Democratic...

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Advanced Directives

(April 4, 2019) Editor: Thank you for this article ("The $1 Million Settlement," March 28). It will have served to educate the people in Humboldt County of the problems facing those seeking to...

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The Local Arts Scene

(April 4, 2019) Editor: A letter from Roman Sanchez ("Good for the Soul, Good for the Economy") made it in last week's NCJ Mailbox (March 28) enthusiastically supporting local nonprofit arts organizations. I...

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'Truly Unconscionable'

(April 4, 2019) Editor: With the denial of surgery to Oliver Knight by St. Joseph Hospital, we have yet another demonstration of how this hospital does not serve the needs of its community...

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'A Resource Colony'

(April 4, 2019) Editor: Thanks for your fine coverage of the local weed economy (The Cannabis Issue, March 21). It suggests that some of weed's original spirit may survive legalization. The spirit of...

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Medicare for All Discussion

(April 4, 2019) Editor: The solution is hiding in plain sight ("Newsom's Move," Feb. 4). As more and more Americans across the political aisle demand Medicare for All, its opponents are sowing more...

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A 'Negative and Fearful' Image

(March 28, 2019) Editor: "Digital Nomad" (March 15) unfortunately reinforces the public's negative and fearful image of the mentally ill and homeless population. Why focus so many pages on the life story of...

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Good for the Soul, Good for the Economy

(March 28, 2019) Editor: I think Californians, too often, take the art around us for granted (Art Beat, March 7).  I'd like to extend a thank you to every person who has donated...

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Recent Comments

  • Re: 'Goodbye Dear Friend'

    • I have been in Hum County 43 years. I was a freshman at HSU. From…

    • on April 19, 2019
  • Re: 'Abject Failure'

    • I would say the "abject failures" would be ones who know what happened, and refuse…

    • on April 18, 2019
  • Re: 'I Remained Invisible'

    • Several individuals with various disabilities were at the event and chairs as well as tables…

    • on April 16, 2019
  • Re: 'I Remained Invisible'

    • I'm a disabled person who was at the TDOV event at Rita's. There was plenty…

    • on April 16, 2019
  • Re: 'Truly Unconscionable'

    • Are you still living according to the standards, and mores of 1871, or just trying…

    • on April 11, 2019
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