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News July 2020

The Sweetness of Bias

Photo by Yan from Pexels Published in the Humboldt Independent on July 21, 2020 From the very first whispers of COVID-19, way back in November and December of last year, there has been a very vocal minority of individuals who, for one reason…

Get a Grip

Photo by Kelly Sikkema  Published in the Humboldt Independent on July 14, 2020  Do you think you could hang from a chin-up bar for 30 seconds without your hand grip failing? How far could you walk if you were carrying…

The End of Coronavirus

Published in the Humboldt Independent on July 7, 2020 And now for your government-mandated positivity for the week of Tuesday, July 7th: this pandemic, like most pandemics, will end. Odds are good we wouldn’t be here otherwise. Generally speaking, once…

Fitting Into Your Genes Part I

Published in the Humboldt Independent on June 30, 2020 While we’ve seen some creative spelling variations on protest placards in the news lately, what you are about to read is not about that quarantine spare tire that may be accruing…

Catching Waves

Published in the Humboldt Independent on June 23, 2020 What A Second Wave Might Look Like The notable spikes in COVID-19 numbers following the optimistic reopening of several states have drawn attention to the looming possibility that our coronavirus pandemic…