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Pandemic Photojournalism Contest for All Humboldt County Students (Grades Preschool-16). To enter, students need to take a photo of life during the pandemic. It might be an image of how our communities look different, how home life has changed, or some other visual story. Students then complete their artist statement which will explain the story behind their image. They will also submit media permission. Contest rules and submission form available in English and Spanish at or Deadline: Oct. 30, 2020.

Kinetic Universe's annual Kinetic Kouture trash fashion show and competition is accepting three to 10 photos of each design between Oct. 1-31 with a completed questionnaire. Visit

The Superior Court of California, County of Humboldt is seeking additional applicants for the 2020/2021 Humboldt County Civil Grand Jury. Visit or call 269-1245. Interested parties may also complete, download and email an application to:

The Arcata Police Department is looking for Volunteer Patrol members. Contact Administrative Sgt. Brian Hoffman at 822-2428.

Humboldt Senior Resource Center offers low-cost firewood vouchers to households with low to moderate income seniors 55 or older. Call 443-9747, ext. 3232.

The city of Arcata seeks applicants for the Historic Landmarks Committee. Submit applications at the City Manager’s Office at Arcata City Hall. Visit or call 822-5953.

GOHumCo seeks people to serve on the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy group and the Prosperity Network. Visit

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