Sheriff Downey: Law Enforcement Coverage Comes With a Price Tag

Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey and 5th District Supervisor Ryan Sundberg were in Willow Creek on Thursday, March 27, to let residents know that law enforcement coverage won’t be increasing before 2017. Downey told the audience the economic downturn combined with an unexpectedly slow recovery had forced cuts in law enforcement coverage. Read More →

Willow Creek Community Services District Update on Waste Water Project

The WCCSD board meeting on March 22 was called to order promptly at 8am with all board members, General Manager, Steve Paine, and Office Manager, Lynn White, present. There was standing room only for those who came to hear both an initial public presentation by the waste water project committee and more about the possibility of broadband coming to town. Read More →

Prop 215 Issues on the Table at Willow Creek Community Services District Meeting

Board members of the Willow Creek Community Service District (WCCSD) came together at 8 am on Sept. 22, for their first monthly meeting of the fall season. Present were Tyler Holmes, Tom O’Gorman, Bruce Nelson, Vonnie Gower and Chairperson, Judy Gower, District General Manager, Steve Paine and Office Manager, Lynn White. Local historian, Margaret Wooden, was in the audience. Read More →

Humboldt Deputy Sheriffs’ Organization Endorse Downey

The Campaign to Elect Mike Downey for Humboldt County Sheriff announced today the endorsement from the front-line public safety officers of the Humboldt Deputy Sheriffs’ Organization. Read More →