Saturday, May 26, 2018

(Listen) ‘(‘Times) Ignored the Many Good Things Happening Here,’ EPD Chief Interviewed; Other Top Stories

Refresh yourself or catch up on local news with Humboldt Last Week. It begins with quick summaries and often finishes with an interview or longer story. Available where you get podcasts and downloadable for later listening.
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Humboldt Last Week, Episode 85
  • ‘(The New York Times) Ignored the Many Good Things Happening Here,’ EPD Chief Interviewed (4:40)
Eureka Police Chief Steve Watson talks about his city’s challenges and upsides, his view of the not-in-my-backyard mentality for intervention services, his ambitions for reducing crime rates, and how he assesses his department as he’s coming up on a year at the helm in July.
  • McKinley Statue Fate Might Be Up To Arcata Voters, Signatures Being Verified
  • Chef Guy Fieri Has News for Jimmy Fallon That Could Impact Humboldt Businesses
  • Humboldt High HIV Rates Cause State Intervention
  • KHSU Addresses Rumors After Firing of Longtime ‘Director
  • Beach Wheelchairs for Humboldt
  • Other Top Stories
Humboldt Last Week also includes additional crime updates, some attempts at humor, new music picks, Facebook giveaways, and more top stories.

Image of Chief Watson courtesy of his Twitter page