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Mendocino County Today: Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017

Underground Lines; Fire Update; PG&E Stock; Uncertain World; Contractor Research; PG&E Lawsuit; Baltimore Fire; PG&E Pressure; Little Dog; George Lee; Funky Links; James Blanton; Mail Ballots; Chihuahua Execution; Disaster Benefits; Bret Consciousness; Yesterday's Catch; Monster Factory; Auto Life; Abusive Men; Pumpkin Party; Library Events; Baden Baden; Olive Branch…

Letters (Oct. 18, 2017)

There is the suggestion that fires start with windblown trees breaking power lines. Our recent fire followed the path of the 1964 fire. When areas are rebuilt, it seems prudent…

Incident At Cuffey’s Cove

How did I go from a city council meeting in Fort Bragg on a Monday night to the wind whistling bluffs behind Cuffey's Cove Cemetery ten days later? The journey…

And The Sun Became Black As Sackcloth Of Hair & The Moon Became As Blood

And The Sun Became Black As Sackcloth Of Hair & The Moon Became As Blood

Like half of northern California, I woke up Monday morning to the subtle smell of smoke. Outside the early morning eastern sky was an unearthly frosty pink. I got a…

The Week That Was

The Week That Was

AS OF LATE MONDAY, 433 residential structures have been destroyed by fire in Mendocino County, all of them in Redwood and Potter valleys. Eight people have died in the fires…

Mendocino County Today: Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017

Reconstruction Proposals; Fire Update; Airtanker; Legal Aide; Cleanup Risks; Firefight; Electrical Fires; Saint Anselm; Little Dog; BOS Meeting; Fall Color; DA Punts; Railcar; Sewage Meeting; Keegan Testimony; Mislinked; Yesterday's Catch; Our Leaders; Trump Presidency; Sacrificial Lambs; Mendocino Theatre; Climate Change; Nuannarpoq; Inmate Firefighters; Losing People; Nanook's Friend; Vetoed Bill…

Raises & Business As Usual

Sheriff Tom Allman reported on the ongoing fire catastrophe in the Board Chambers last Tuesday morning. He said that the Mendo Redwood Complex Fire was just one of ten officially…

Off the Record (Oct. 18, 2017)

LEGENDARY UKIAH STREET PERSON, Kelisha Alvarez, was in court Tuesday morning seeking a pass to get out of jail for an interview at a rehab program. She kept interrupting Judge…

Bird’s Eye View (Oct. 18, 2017)

Local evening dining options. This week in Boonville only. Lauren’s Restaurant sees Libby (of Libby’s Restaurant in Philo fame) as Guest Chef on Mondays from 5-9pm, Thursday-Sunday, 11.30am-2.30pm for lunch, and…

‘Fire, Fire,’ I Heard The Cry

‘Fire, Fire,’ I Heard The Cry

Fires are raging all around me in Sonoma County and there’s no end in sight. They’ve been raging for days and nights. The air is thick with smoke and I’ve…

Viewscapes

I dropped out of high school when I turned 16. Now having a union job, a ’59 Chevy, cruising buddies, girlfriends and plenty of gas money, I never did return.…

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