Humboldt

How you can serve on Humboldt County’s Civil Grand Jury

In a recent article on the Humboldt County Civil Grand Jury, we focused on the grand jury’s investigative powers, and how our county leadership must be held accountable for their actions or lack of action. Serious consequences of ignoring civil grand jury recommendations were highlighted as leading to both the U. S. Justice Department and the Attorney General of California taking legal action against the county.

Today’s article provides an introduction to the Humboldt County Civil Grand Jury, including membership and administrative processes.

[Statewide] California schools have to submit vaccine rates, but face no consequences if they don't

Blog note: this article references a Humboldt County Grand Jury report.

California makes schools submit vaccination rates every year so the public can see how protected they are from infectious diseases — but those schools face no real consequences if they don't comply, the Record Searchlight has learned.