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Is It Safe To Eat Fish from Humboldt Bay?

Have you wondered whether it is safe to eat fish from Humboldt Bay? Humboldt Baykeeper has been testing mercury levels in local fish with today’s guest, fisheries consultant Ross Taylor.

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On this week's Food For Thought, Kate Brown from Cultured Life Food joins Jennifer Bell for a discussion about utilizing healthy Humboldt and Del Norte butter for nutritious ghee.

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Identity, sense of place, community. 

 Recovering heritage: Carrie shares a story.

Lorna Bryant hosted Thursday Night Talk: The Race Beat for discussion on  women in positions of power and leadership. Guests include two women in leadership roles at Humboldt State University - Christine Mata, Associate Dean of Students and Dr. Cheryl L. Johnson, Executive Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. As women of color, we will discuss how sexism, feminism, ageism and racism may intersect or collide while holding leadership positions.

Is It Safe To Eat Fish from Humboldt Bay?

Mar 15, 2018
Jennifer Kalt / Humboldt Baykeeper

Have you wondered whether it is safe to eat fish from Humboldt Bay? Humboldt Baykeeper has been testing mercury levels in local fish with today’s guest, fisheries consultant Ross Taylor.

This week on Artwaves: Rabbi Naomi Steinberg speaks about the performance “The Angel’s Wings” she is giving with her son and longtime music collaborator Berel Alexander this Saturday, March 17 at 7 p.m. at the Morris Graves Museum of Art.

Kuniko Yamamoto

"Japanese stories and Japanese tales are very simple. To make it entertaining we have to have stunts and puppets and costumes," explains Japanese storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto  during her interview about her performance on the KHSU Magazine. Yamamoto's performance, Magical Mask, Mime and Music of Japan is the first in the 2018 Arcata Playhouse Family Fun Series which begins on Friday, March 16 at 7 p.m.

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"As an anthropologist, service means seeing the whole world as your backyard," says Dr. Jennifer Cavalari. "You see this kind of faulty distribution of resources." Calivari says service is one way to remedy this imbalance. The HSU alumna is co-founder and director of Sustainable Empowerment Leadership Organization, an international non-profit that collaborates with community members in Honduras to create sustainable initiatives for local challenges.

Cavalari spoke with KHSU's Brian Curtis about the different opportunities for students and community members to learn about anthropology in action, global medicine and how folks can participate in international service in Honduras.

HSU’s Department of Anthropology presents a talk by Cavalari on Monday, March 19 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Kate Buchanan Room.

Jose Herrera

The Charlando crew discusses supporting families and individuals through relationships and community organizing - and working to address social, economic, and environmental injustice in our region.

Brenda Urueta from True North joined Xochitl Cabrera, Brenda Perez and Yojana Miraya to unpack nuances of current immigration policy and highlight International Women's Day.

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Arcata High School students took part in a nationwide student walkout in protest of gun violence. 

Urban Releaf/Michael Macor

Kemba Shakur founded the nonprofit Urban Releaf in 1998 with the goal of transforming some of the poorest most barren parts of Oakland into friendly, verdant neighborhoods with tree-lined streets.


In a previous life, Kemba worked as a prison guard at Soledad and ironically noted that there were more trees on the grounds of the prison than on the street that she lived on in Oakland. 


From NPR

President Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, is asking a federal court to enforce a nondisclosure agreement signed by porn star Stormy Daniels, claiming that the actress violated that pact and is liable to pay $20 million in damages.

The court filing was made through the limited liability corporation Essential Consultants that Cohen first established in 2016 to pay Daniels $130,000 to keep secret the details of her affair with Trump before he became president.

Updated at 11:20 p.m. ET

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired outgoing FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe on Friday even though he was on the doorstep of retirement and receiving his pension after two decades of service to the bureau.

The attorney general accepted an internal FBI recommendation that "concluded that Mr. McCabe had made an unauthorized disclosure to the news media and lacked candor − including under oath − on multiple occasions," Sessions said in a statement.

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