Pictured are the staff of the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Radiology Department with the new Hologic 3D mammography machine the hospital is using. From left: Director Stacy Clarken, technicians Jennifer Hoefer, Tammy Kampen and Krystal Davidson. Humboldt Independent photo.
Retired Humboldt optometrist Kirk Whittlesey was appointed to the Humboldt City Council Monday night. Whittlesey will be serving the at-large unexpired term of Darrell Rusher through 2017. Humboldt Independent photo.
Tonya Heier (left) and Carbon Boutique manager Sarah Dieleman (right) are show in the new women’s clothing store that will open on Saturday, Dec. 3. The store is located in the former location of Short Physical Therapy at the corner of 5th Avenue North and Highway 169 in Humboldt. Humboldt Independent photo.
Volunteers wrap gifts for the annual Christmas box distribution, which will take place Monday, Dec. 12, at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds Events Center. The boxes will be picked up by families on Dec. 13. Humboldt Independent file photo.
Thrivent Action Team Funds donated to the HOPES Little Holiday Helpers shopping event, which will be Saturday, Dec. 3. Jeanie Stattelman (left) and Michelle Hankins (right) are from HOPES. Missing is Deb Collins. The rest of the group shown are the Bringing Back the Avenue retailers who are helping with the event.