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Like Enron, Like Social Security (Dec. 12, 2001)

Has the collapse of Enron finally pushed social security “reform” off the political agenda for the foreseeable future? Half the stock in Enron employees' 401(k)…

Mendocino County Today: Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021

Cooling Trend | 51 New Cases | Ballot Count | BOLO Covelo | Delivering Water | Fair HQ | Hopkins Fire | Apple Display | Chief's Report | Bull Rider | Darcy Art | Sheep Dogging | Westport Homicide | Arson Plea | Llama Lady | Beyond Desperate | Mother's Meth | Fighting Words | Ed Notes | Other Place | Probation Visit | Pilgram Popped | Yesterday's Catch | Adventurous | Battling Pandemics | Covidmandering | Feckless Congress | Young Customers | Bad Cops | Morning Glories | Moderate Sellout

County Notes (September 16, 2021)

UNBELIEVABLY, THE SHERIFF’S LAWSUIT against the County/Board of Supervisors continues into its second month. Item 9d on next Tuesday’s Board agenda: “Pursuant to Government Code…

Letters (September 16, 2021)

The drought has everyone concerned and rightly so. Rather than huddle in fear and doom scroll though the crisis, let’s view it as an opportunity...

Mendocino County Today: Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021

Cooler Temps | 65 New Cases | Recall Rejected | Babyface Arson | Jesus Soon? | Water Crisis | Fair Weekend | Unvaxed Employees | Open Carry | Philo Produce | Little River | Old Boonville | Ed Notes | Cost Comparison | Supe Letters | Successful Marriages | Cove Cleanup | Free Testing | Yesterday's Catch | Kelp Comeback | Never Whatever | Interesting Time | Quarter Brains | Religious Journey | Croc Tank | Melville's House | Riot 2 | Corporate State | Under Attack | Youth Doom | Donner Dome | Altruistic Species

Off the Record (September 15, 2021)

FROM THE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT a week ago Monday morning: “Evers was last known to be running toward the Salmon Creek drainage North to Northeast of…

Valley People (September 15, 2021)

THE HOPKINS FIRE that broke out near Calpella north of Ukiah Sunday afternoon was declared “forward progress stopped” about 10pm Sunday evening and evacuation orders…

Mendocino County Today: Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021

Hot Haze | 130 New Cases | Hopkins Fire | No Goats | 2 More Deaths | Color Coded | Flexible Mandate | Black Sheep | 101 Fatality | Bridge View | Ed Notes | Dihydrogen Monoxide | Trans Issue | Dark Cheney | Snake Eyes | $15 Eighths | Generous Cashier | Yesterday's Catch | Societal Breakdown | Jiffy Lube | Wireless Control | Wolf Pup | Comments | Big Indian | Overcoming Militarism | Freedom After | Embarrassing Bill | Happens Next | Wildly Effective | Worst Behind

Melville, Our Contemporary

I spent a good part of August 1, 2019, the 200th anniversary of the birth of Herman Melville, by doing what every red-blooded American ought…

And Still They Howl

There was a time, and some of us remember it, when nightly howls echoed about the neighborhoods of Ukiah, howls intended as loud shouts of…

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