Pope Tom Melcher

The name Tom Melcher rang a bell. So I did a little research. Isn’t this the same Tom Melcher who ran for the KYX Board in the last elections cycle? Indeed it is! Melcher was recruited by KZYX management to split the vote against Doug McKenty. What a guy! Long story short, Melcher got 19% […]

Sako Faces His Critics

The Board of Directors of Mendocino County Public Broadcasting (MCPB) met last night, March 3. It was an interesting meeting — in some ways painful, while in other ways cathartic. It was a long meeting. Three hours, fifteen minutes. I would estimate that 40-50 people attended the meeting, in addition to the nine Board Directors, […]

Nuts & Bolts

In Part One of this series, “A History Lesson”, about the gross mismanagement of the Mendocino County Employee Retirement Association, or MCERA, we discussed my personal history with MCERS, going back to my employment with Sheriff’s Office from 20001 to 2004, and when I attended my first MCERS meeting, as a county worker, in May, […]