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Posts published in “Day: October 15, 2014

Mendocino County Today: Thursday, Oct 16, 2014

Game Four;
Moron Week;
Catch of the Day;
Ukiah Remodel;
Dark Carnival;
Ted Gullicksen;
Frack Contamination;
Safe Water;
Dating Profile;
KZYX Birthday;
Heyday Books;
Fallen Angel;
Tsunami Wednesdays;
Yasmin Memories;
Halloween Boogie;
Wodetzki Recommends;
Consider Woodhouse;
War Protest;
Ain't No Wheels on this Ship

Around The World On Books

Peep, peep, peep, peep. A fowl in the hand is worth two that came home to roost. It is the Friends of Willits Library book…

Waiting For Disaster

As the drought continues and a weakening El Niño lessens the chance of a good wet winter in California, we are having a second water tank installed to give us five thousand gallons of storage capacity.

Mendocino Talking: Christie Olson Day

Christie is the owner of the Gallery Book Shop in Mendocino ( She grew up in Woodenville, outside Seattle, Washington, and lived in that area until she moved here with her family to Mendocino County in 1998.

Going Back To College (Part 2)

My first semester was over and now I needed a summer job. I had worked on the Mendocino County road crew out of the Laytonville…

AV Firefighters: Roy Laird

Battalion Chief Roy Laird has been on the Anderson Valley Volunteer Fire Department for 30 years (with a few years off when his long haul trucking job got in the way), his anniversary was last May.

Adventures In Hauling Grapes

I have now hauled a total of 14 tons of grapes from our vineyard on Greenwood Ridge. About half of that went to Sonoma and…

DA Rips County Counsel

DA David Eyster’s remarks to the Board of Supervisors stunned everyone in earshot (Tuesday, Oct 7) because it’s extremely unusual in Mendocino County for a…

Bird’s Eye View (Oct 15, 2014)

Greetings one and all. If you are sitting comfortably then I shall begin. Not much to report this week, primarily because I have not been…


My grandfather was a sharecropper — otherwise I would have been as ignorant of it as the pot pharmas are who practice it today. It's…