◼ NEC could make big cuts or close this month
◼ Northcoast Environmental Center on the skids
You know what I think of the predatory litigious mentality that has taken over - it ain't about saving the planet - it's about power, and wasting other people's money to get it.
Awww, what a shame.
◼ heraldo ENDANGERED: Your NEC
GREAT EDITORIAL in the TS today - 7/15/09
◼ NEC has more than just debt to overcome
...There's no doubt that such help is needed, but we believe there are even bigger issues at play. Frankly, the NEC has lost its way. In what has turned out to be a painfully long period of transition after McKay's death, the group has lost its identity, and in many ways has alienated former supporters -- by opposing a plan aimed at restoring the Klamath basin, in one example -- and angered what used to be respectful intellectual adversaries....
◼ NEC board decides to pare back
NEC Board President Pete Nichols said that the board on Wednesday decided to eliminate the center's administrative director position, currently held by Georgianna Wood. It will also be moving from its G Street house in Arcata to a Jacoby Storehouse storefront.
Yep - getting rid of the one person who actually did something. Smart.
◼ Varieties of Bankruptcy Town Dandy
Left out one variety of bankruptcy - the bankruptcy of character.
◼ Exclusive: Humboldt Mirror scores interview with former NEC director The Mirror