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Documentary About The Unsolved Murder of HSU Students Shown At D Street Neighborhood Center

There were around 100 people who gathered yesterday at the D Street Neighborhood Center, for a film screening and discussion for the documentary Unsolved Hate, which focuses on the unsolved murder of David Josiah Lawson. Lawson was a sophomore at Humboldt State University who suffered multiple stab wounds at an off-campus party April 2017 and passed away as a result …

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Unsolved Hate: Debuts Tomorrow At The D Street Neighborhood Center

Arcata, Ca. Tomorrow starting at 6:30 p.m. at the D Street Neighborhood Center, there will be a showing of Unsolved Hate, a documentary about how the unsolved murder of David Josiah Lawson has affected the small college town of Arcata, CA. A student in her last semester at Sacramento State University, Courtney Wagner traveled to Humboldt County with a few peers …

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Seventh Generation Fund For Indigenous Peoples Deliver Speech About Arcata Plaza History

Yesterday around 12:30 p.m people gathered at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church in Bayside for a light lunch. They also planned to hear the words and wisdom from the Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples on the history of Arcata’s Plaza and why people are calling for removal of the McKinley statue. Tia Oros Peters and her husband Chris Peters, …

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Centro Del Pueblo Announce Immigration Sanctuary Ordinance At Eureka Courthouse

Centro Del Pueblo, their supporters and Humboldt State University’s student club M.E.C.H.A, gathered at Eureka’s courthouse yesterday to announce a sanctuary ordinance measure. Humboldt County’s Immigration Sanctuary Ordinance, is a measure to ensure that local resources and funds as well as ‘voluntary joint task forces,’ will not be used to assist in ICE raids and that local communities will not …

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It Takes A Village: Interview With The Tsurai Village Protectors

Descendants of the Native American Tsurai [Yurok] Village in Trinidad, no longer have to look at symbols that represent white settlement and the conquest of their ancestral lands. After a 12-day occupation of the memorial lighthouse in Trinidad, the lighthouse has been moved down the road and housed temporarily by the Seascape Restaurant. The Trinidad Civic Club owns the parcel …

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Recap: Martin Luther King Day in Humboldt 2018

Various Martin Luther King Day celebrations were held Monday Jan. 15, 2018 throughout Humboldt County with events in Arcata, Eureka and even Crescent City. At Noon last Monday, the NAACP held their annual MLK day celebration at the Adorni Center in Eureka. There were musical performances of the Black National Anthem and a poetry and interpretive dance performance by two …

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