Humboldt Major Leaguer: Joe Oeshger
A life of Joe Oeschger of Ferndale and a front-row seat at the longest baseball game in major league history.
Deer Lick Springs: A Popular Spa
Woodsmen and longshoremen”and at least one young woman”came for healing soaks in the potent waters at Deer Lick.
Hash Family All Stars
Dave Hash brought in a photo for our collections and shared stories about his father, Ed Hash, and the all-in-one-family baseball team, the Hash Family All Stars.
Harold Otto Hilfiker: Humboldt's Premier Pipe Maker
William Kent and Bill Hilfiker, Sr.
Harold Hilfiker expanded and modernized the Pipe Company, founded by his father in 1902, and now owned and operated by a fourth generation of Hilfikers.
History's Mysteries: The Case of the "Huge Meteorite"
Something noteworthy plunged into the bay eighty-five years ago, but what exactly was it?
Raymond Stenback: From Trench Warfare to Teaching
Paul Rasmussen Smith
Raymond Stenback survived the World War I trenches to become a much-loved teacher at Fortuna High School.