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Four Day Party


By: Megan McDaniel Red, green and gold flags flew high as reggae horns blasted and smoke filled the air. “Happy Reggae” was yelled all over French’s Camp in Garberville, California for the 32nd annual Reggae on the River. This year’s ROTR ...

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The Lumberjack Guide to Exploring Humboldt


Here is a bucket list of things for freshmen, transfers and possibly returning students to do in Humboldt County. Written by: Sue Vuna Photos by: Sam Armanino and Jared Funk Arcata Farmer’s Market Location: Arcata Plaza Date/Time: Saturday’s from 9 ...

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Pokemon Go To Humboldt State


Photos and story by: Jared Funk   Pokemon Go has exploded since its release in July and Humboldt County is all aboard the bandwagon. With tons of Pokestops and gyms in Arcata and Eureka, you won’t need to go very ...

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Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence


by By Sue Vuna Tired of the conformity and seriousness of the gay male culture they existed in, the leading founders of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence strapped on roller skates, threw on real nuns’ habits and soared through the ...

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Battling Stereotypes With Music

Calla Peltier-Olson, better known by her stage name, Darth Venus, opened up her band’s set with powerful lyrics that set the tone for the rest of the night. | Allie Jones

by Erick Montano Neon colored lights bounced off the rainbow colored flags that hung proudly in the Kate Buchanan Room at the second annual “Queer Battle of the Bands (QBOB).” The energy that filled the air was electrifying. The room ...

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The Alcatraz Brass Band Plus performed at Fulkerson Recital Hall last Saturday. | Patrick Maravelias

By Patrick Maravelias | Fulkerson Hall, a dimly-lit auditorium tucked away in the heart of Humboldt State. Roughly 45 people are scattered throughout the place, listening intently to the historic notes being sung from six expertly-crafted brass horns. Not a ...

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Lumbersnack: No Bake Cake


By Catherine Virgen | Time: 20 min Difficulty: Easy What you need: 4 cups of heavy whipping cream ⅓ cup powdered sugar 1 tbsp vanilla extract 2-3 dozen of your favorite cookie Chocolate sauce (or caramel) Optional Chocolate shavings Optional ...

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