Anderson Valley

Bird’s Eye View (Sept. 21, 2016)

by Turkey Vulture

Let’s get straight to the topic of the week at The Three-Dot Lounge: The County Fair. …Friday evening. It seemed to be a smaller crowd than in…

Panther Soccer (Sept. 21, 2016)

by Coach Steve Sparks

Last Wednesday, the team played the second of four potentially crucial games against one of the two perennial rivals for the league title. The team traveled to…

Mendocino County

Mendocino County Today: Monday, Sept. 26, 2016

by AVA News Service

102 IN BOONVILLE by 1pm Sunday. The Weather Underground, the least inflammatory weather site, never exaggerates, so it really was over…

KZYX Board Goes To Point Arena

by Sheila Dawn-Tracy

In response to requests from South Coast members, the KZYX Board met for the first time in its twenty-six years of…

Sending The Message That’s Seldom Received

by Bruce McEwen

Judge David Nelson didn’t want to send Jared Soinila to prison for gross vehicular manslaughter — Count One, and Count Two,…

Off the Record (Sept. 21, 2016)

by AVA News Service

WHERE’S WOODHOUSE? No one is offering any substantive explanation, just vague references to a “personal family situation,” but the third district… Tickets to live events


Slowly, Then All At Once

by James Howard Kunstler

The staggering incoherence of the election campaign only mirrors the shocking incapacity of the American public, from top to bottom, to process the tendings of our time.…


by Todd Walton

So it’s Friday and I’m having one of those mornings where I feel certain the universe is an all-powerful sentient being picking on me for no good…

Escaping The Teenage Wasteland

by John Ulysses Keevan-Lynch

 “Adults should face the fact that they don't like adolescents,” wrote Leon Botstein, president of Bard College, shortly after the Columbine school shooting in 1999, “and that…

Post-Brexit At The Proms

by David Yearsley

London — Like the Brits themselves the weather on the last weekend of the BBC Proms—the biggest and longest-running music festival in the world—couldn’t make up its…

Relationship Probs

by Flynn Washburne

You should never refuse a friend a favor, I thought to myself. You ought always be one upon whom counting can be done, like an abacus or…

The National Indian Museum

by William J. Hughes

Wounded Knee. Enough said? Reason enough to be going to Washington DC to see the new National Museum of the American Indian. Not that the massacre history…

Letters to the Editor

Letters (Sept. 21, 2016)

Back in the days when the Philo radio station began its day with the NPR news program, a lady came in each morning to open the door…