The New Sheriff in Town

Soon after Matt Kendall moved up from Undersheriff to Sheriff on Dec. 30 last year, he made several visits to the Mendocino…

Off the Record (March 11, 2020)

THE FINAL COUNT not yet fully tabulated but…in the First District for Supervisor: Glenn McGourty (47%) was leading Jon Kennedy (29%) with James Green (18%) and John Sakowicz (6%) trailing…

Hard Work

"Believe nothing until it has been officially denied." [Claud Cockburn] For a recent local example of Mr. Cockburn’s adage, Ukiah City Councilwoman and Second District Supers candidate…

A ‘Greek Tragedy’?

The Monday night Fort Bragg City Council meeting had the mysterious inevitability of a Greek tragedy. All the players were trapped in…

Missing Ballots

We've got four registered voters in our household: one Democrat and three No Party Preference (NPP). The Democrat received his ballot in…

County Notes (February 26, 2020)

Annotated Agenda Items from the Measure B Oversight Committee for their Wednesday, February 26 meeting... Discussion and Possible Action Regarding Update on…