Clean, Sober, Homeless

Clean, Sober, Homeless

The foreclosure of the Agape House highlights tenants' vulnerability

(November 23, 2017) Ligia Giovannoni thought she was doing the right thing. The petite 58-year-old with dark hair and large, dark eyes brought a thick folder of paperwork to her meeting with the Journal...

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Code of Conduct

NoHum board censures trustee

(November 23, 2017) Four members of the Northern Humboldt Union School board voted Nov. 14 to publicly reprimand fellow trustee Jennifer Knight, using the most severe remedy at their disposal to address what...

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Correction

(November 23, 2017) In the Nov. 9 story about emergency shelters, "The Impossible Possible," Salvation Army Lt. Roger McCort's name was spelled incorrectly. The Journal regrets the error....

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Flash Fiction 2017

(November 16, 2017) Judging the Flash Fiction Contest is a binge in small bites — a tasting menu from a multitude of cuisines. In the course of reading 134 submitted 99-word stories and...

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Judge Cuts to the Chase in Public Defender Lawsuit

Court sets Dec. 13 hearing to determine minimum qualifications for the job

(November 16, 2017) Next month, visiting Humboldt County Superior Court Judge Marjorie Carter will attempt to block out all the noise surrounding Public Defender David Marcus — the allegations of political witch hunts...

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The Journey of Radioman

(November 9, 2017) "This play is so important. I've never read anything like this." "Same shit, different war" "My father. My uncle. My sister." "You gotta get through it somehow." "It's a tense...

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The Impossible Possible

California fires and winter cold prompt action on 24-7 homeless shelter

(November 9, 2017) With roughly three weeks on the clock, members of the Humboldt Homeless and Housing Coalition are fighting time, weather and the specter of past failures to accomplish an utterly reachable...

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Play It Forward

Arcata's Greenview Park breaks new ground by taking down barriers

(November 2, 2017) When Ernesto Cappuccio arrived in Arcata with his family just over four years ago, a lot about his life changed. There were all the usual things that such a move...

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Correction

(November 2, 2017) An article headlined "Away from the Rain" in the Oct. 26, 2017, edition of the North Coast Journal inaccurately paraphrased Peg Anderson, who has worked with the Southern Humboldt Emergency...

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Clarifications

(November 2, 2017) A review headlined "Microcosm of LIfe on Avenue Q" in the Oct. 26, 2017, edition of the North Coast Journal stated that Nichole Riffenburgh recently played Mary Poppins and Marticia...

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A Homeless Survival Guide

(October 26, 2017) The leaves in some states will be changing soon, colors of every hue — reds and yellow, brilliant orange, still a little bit of green and finally brown — will...

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As Supes Prepare for Thanksgiving Eve Meeting, Marcus Packs Up His Desk

(November 22, 2017) UPDATE: Multiple public defenders’ office employees have confirmed that Marcus has packed up his office, cleaned out his desk and left without addressing employees. Previously: The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors...

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Old Town Residents Prepare for Thanksgiving Sock Drive

(November 22, 2017) Those in need of some extra warmth can pick up a pair of socks on Thanksgiving Day, thanks to the volunteers who have been accepting donations of warm apparel in...

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Humboldt Bay Fire Chief Resigns

(November 20, 2017) The sudden resignation of Humboldt Bay Fire Chief Bill Gillespie, announced this morning by the Humboldt Bay Fire Joint Powers Authority Board of Directors, wasn’t accompanied by much in the...

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