Judy Collins is coming to Humboldt County on September 30th. She'll be performing with longtime friend Stephen Stills in the Arkley Center for the Performing Arts.

Danielle Orr caught up with Judy via phone to discuss music, art and learning to celebrate and laugh everyday.

Las Cafeteras in Humboldt County!

Aug 24, 2018
Las Cafeteras

Hector Flores, band member of Las Cafeteras speaks to Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine sharing his heart of music and people and dance!! Their namesake derives from the organization where they took classes, the Eastside Cafe. To honor women they use the Las pronoun, hence Las Cafeteras! 

Thank you Hector!

Playing August 24th in the John Van Duzer Theatre on the Humboldt State University Campus at 8:00pm.

Project Linus, Humboldt County Local Chapter!

Aug 3, 2018
Danielle Orr

Nancy Corral wanted to do something special. She found how she could reach out to children who are seriously ill, or have been traumatised-by providing new and handmade blankets for them. As Coordinator of the Humboldt County Local Chapter Project Linus, she speaks on the KHSU Magazine with Danielle Orr. Project Linus is a non-profit organization with a two-fold mission, also providing a service opportunity for community members for the benefit of children in need.


Humboldt Cannabis Magazine

Danielle Orr talks with visiting scholar Brenda Perez about her doctoral research on the politics of the cannabis industry.

Brenda's research addresses sociopolitical intersections of the cannabis scene in Michoacan, Mexico and Humboldt County, California.


Danielle Orr shares her engaging discussion with Abby Abinanti, Chief Judge of the Yurok Tribe, about restorative justice and the Tribal Court system.

By addressing the root causes of crime, they are modeling restorative systems that are working. Mainstream courts across the country are beginning to take notice.

The Connection HPRC

Jun 22, 2018
Danielle Orr

Mary Ellen Jerkavich, Director of the Humboldt Patient Resource Center joined Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine discuss Cannibis, patient care and The Connection HPRC, which opened in April 2018 in support of community events, free and paid classes, community education, and more!

Charlando Con La Raza!

May 25, 2018
Danielle Orr

Scholars Brenda Perez and Yojana Miraya speak to Danielle Orr about Charlando Con La Raza and Naturaleza y Communidad both produced here in Arcata at the KHSU studios for Radio Bilinque, the nonprofit Latino radio network. Radio Bilinque is the only producer of national Spanish-language programming in the public radio system.  With the goal of serving the Latino community with innovative cultural and informational programming, they are fostering multicultural understanding within the larger community. 

Song of Six Rivers, Zev Levinson

May 11, 2018

Zev Levinson has a new book out! It is an epic poem released by Humboldt University Press. The local author is reading tonight, May 11, 2018, 7 PM at Northtown books in Arcata!!  Zev spoke with Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine in April to talk about the book.

Fix It - Healthcare at the Tipping Point

May 11, 2018
Danielle Orr

Dr. Corrine Frugoni  and the local Chairperson of Healthcare for All-Humboldt, Patty Harvey join the KHSU Magazine with Danielle Orr to invite you to the showing of Fix It: Healthcare At The Tipping Point. A documentary about the problems of the U.S. Healthcare system and the solution. All are invited to the local showing on May 15th at 5:00PM, Arcata Minor Theater.  More information at: 707.822.3141 or HEALTHCAREFORALLHUMBOLDT@gmail.com.

Mailing in a donation for the film to P.O Box 4531, Arcata CA 95518 reserve your seat! Seating is limited!

Local meetings  for Healthcare for All-Humboldt are the 4th Wednesday of each month from 5-6 PM, at the Arcata Library in the Conference Room.

HSU: Psych Talks with Dr. Michael Hogg

Apr 20, 2018
Danielle Orr

Professor Michael Hogg of Claremont Graduate University, who's seminal work on group processes and intergroup relations, is associated with the development of social identity theory. Dr. Hogg presents on conceptual uncertainty as a key factor in followership and support for extremist regimes and leaders, and will be speaking on the HSU campus today at 3 pm in the Kate Buchanan Room. Free and all are welcome! HSU Graduate Student Natasha LaVogue, who is the president of Scholars of Academic Research, and Dr. Hogg spoke to Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine.

Big Hunger author to speak in Humboldt

Mar 30, 2018
Nicole Weinstock

In his new book, Big Hunger: The Unholy Alliance Between Corporate America and Anti Hunger GroupsAndrew Fisher argues that many key anti-hunger efforts are missing an essential element of the problem: economic inequality driven by low wages. Andy will speak at the Humboldt Unitarian Universalist Fellowship March 30th at 4pm.  This is a community event sponsored by Locally Delicious, the Humboldt Food Policy Council, and Food for People. Andy joined Danielle Orr in the KHSU studios today on the KHSU Magazine.

The Logic of Faith

Mar 23, 2018
Shambhala Mountain Center

Author, teacher and Buddhist retreat master Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel speaks to Danielle Orr about her new book The Logic of Faith: A Buddhist Approach to Finding Certainty Beyond Belief and Doubt recently on Through The Eyes of Women March 19, 2018. elizabethmattisnamgyel.com for a teaching schedule and more about her books. Elizabeth is also the author of the Power of An Open Question.

Magazine: Alice DiMicele

Mar 22, 2018

Singer and activist Alice DiMicele opens up to Danielle Orr about recording her 14th album, the loss of a beloved recording engineer, and her new band 'Force of Nature.' Regularly seen on stages throughout northern California and southern Oregon, DiMicele performs tonight at the Arcata Playhouse.

Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment

Mar 9, 2018
Harvard Images

The Latinex Center for Academic Excellence and Center Arts present author Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz on March 20th, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the John Van Duzer Theater on the HSU campus. Roxanne joins Magazine host, Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine to talk about her new book, Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment. 

From Vine to Table

Mar 2, 2018
Danielle Orr

Wine experts, Pam Long and Wil Franklin talk about the spring Wine Studies Certificate Program, offered through humboldt.edu/wine March 10th, April 7th, May 5th and May 19th, 2018. Four Saturdays, four courses, lots of knowledge and fun! Pam and Wil joined KHSU Magazine host Danielle Orr.

"Home Away From Home" Potluck Event

Feb 16, 2018
Danielle Orr

Listen to KHSU Magazine guests Pauli Bachemin, Dr. Wayne Brumfield, Christian Boyd and Elijah Chandler talk about the upcoming potluck at the D Street Neighborhood Center on Sunday February 18, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. The theme this time is "Soul Food" for Black History Month, and you are invited to bring a potluck dish for eight people, join in to meet with college students who are away from home and in our community. This event is a collaborative effort with the City of Arcata and the HSU Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion event. Next potluck will be on April 1st, 2018 from 5 to 7p.m., to celebrate Chavez Day.

Redwood Region Audobon Society Banquet and Auction

Feb 9, 2018

Join Redwood Region Audubon Society for its annual banquet and auction! Doug Forsell, retired U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologist, will give a fascinating presentation entitled “Howland, Baker, and Jarvis Islands: Our Most Remote National Wildlife Refuges." Harriet Hill joined Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine to invite the community.

"No Ivy League" Volunteers

Jan 26, 2018
Danielle Orr

Patrick's Point State Park and Trinidad State Beach Volunteers Kim Tays and Marijane Poulton are helping to save our State Parks from being overrun with ivy and you can help! Watch native plants resurface after the ivy is gone! The "No Ivy League" an ivy plucking group organized by Kim Tays meets every Friday from 10-12 pm, and there are upcoming work days scheduled February 10, 2018 for Trinidad State Beach, and March 10, 2018 for Patrick's Point State Park from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Call Michelle at 677-3109 or email: michelle.forys@parks.ca.gov. if you would like more information. Listen to the KHSU Magazine interview with Danielle Orr.  

Arcata Presbyterian Church Renovations

Jan 19, 2018
Danielle Orr

Christie McLain told KHSU Magazine host Danielle Orr that the Arcata Presbyterian Church is almost done with most of the immediate renovations needed due to the September 2017 arson fire. The fire, which seriously injured a person sleeping on the church steps, put a hold on renovation projects. The Arcata Presbyterian Church has housed support group meetings, yoga, martial arts, violin lessons, folk dancers as well as weekly worship over the years. McLain, who also feeds the hungry weekly, says they are ready to revisit renovation planning and that the community oriented church will have an upcoming concert with the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir and auction to help with funding the renovations.  

To Catch the Rain, Lonny Grafman

Jan 19, 2018
Danielle Orr

To Catch the Rain is the new book authored by Humboldt State University Lecturer, Lonny Grafman. The book is about communities coming together to literally, catch the rain! Lonny joined Danielle Orr in the KHSU studios during the KHSU Magazine to talk about the book and kickstarter campaign for the book, which at the time of the interview was in it's final hours.

The kickstarter campaign hit their goal as I post this to the website!! Congratulations Lonny!!

FCC 2017 Ruling on Net Neutrality

Dec 22, 2017
Danielle Orr

In a recent ruling, the FCC has re-reclassified broadband as a Title I information service and repealed all the prior net neutrality rules.  Executive Director for Access Humboldt, Sean McLaughlin speaks to Danielle Orr about the latest FCC ruling.

Through the Eyes of Women: Poetry and Process

Dec 12, 2017

Through The Eyes of Women hosted poet and author Celia Drill, who reads from her new book, Awake Through Dreams. Danielle Orr and Celia Drill (formerly Celia Homesley) talk about some of Celia's mentors and poetry nights at the old Jambalaya in Arcata, where many young poets took the stage during a pivotal open mics season, which led to the published works by many of our beloved Humboldt County favorite poets. 

Her new book 'Awake Through Dreams' is scheduled to be released by the end of 2017.

Ari & Mia, "New England's Americana sister act," stopped by KHSU's Studio A to perform live. 

Katie Whiteside

"How do we make sure that we are creating cultures where mentorships are part of the work that we do as nonprofits," says Amy Jester Program Director for Humboldt Area Association.

Confluence, a coming or flowing together, meeting or gathering at one point.The single most powerful predictor of human resilience is interpersonal support. Join NorCAN and the incredible rural nonprofit network of Northern California and Southern Oregon for Confluence - The 2017 Regional Nonprofit Conference, with Keynote speaker Vu Le of Nonprofit AF for his Welcome and Opening "Winter is Here, and We Must Work Together to Stop the Ice Zombies of Injustice." 

Registration for the Confluence Conference 2017. You must register by November 28, 2017 for the December 5th, 2017 event held this year at the Sequoia Conference Center in Eureka, CA from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Call 707.442.2993.

Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration

Oct 27, 2017
Katie Whiteside

The HSU Multicultural Center hosts a Diwali Celebration on November 6th at 5pm in the Kate Buchanan Room on the Humboldt State University Campus- and you are invited!

New Political Thriller "The Blind Pool"

Sep 22, 2017

Bay area and Northern California author, award winning feature writer and editor Paul McHugh speaks to Danielle Orr about his latest book. The Blind Pool is his third novel and sixth book which focuses on a rogue Russian oligarch, a crime empire run from prison and two US agents in over their heads. Poetry and documentary filmmaking are two of McHugh's other passions. It was a pleasure to have McHugh in the studio.

Opera Alley Block Party!

Sep 1, 2017
Ben Brown

Ben Brown, Curator from the Clarke Historical Museum spoke to the KHSU Magazine to announce the Opera Alley Block Party during Arts Alive! in Eureka on Saturday, September 2nd from 6-9 p.m. 

E Street will be closed off between 2nd and 3rd to host art and food and music, this is a fundraiser for the museum!!

Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival

Jul 7, 2017

Ian Scarfe, Founder and Director of the Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival speaks to Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine about the seventh annual summer concert series this year at the Morris Graves Museum of Art. Featured music this year will be an exciting combination of classical and romantic masterpieces, as well as brilliant contemporary works.

KHSU Magazine: Grid Alternatives

Apr 21, 2017

Grid Alternatives Outreach Coordinator Justin Fricker spoke to Danielle Orr during the KHSU Magazine about the new Installation Basics Training Program (IBT). The program is a competency-based certificate program designed to develop the skills that are most relevant to entry-level solar installation and related employment. gridalternatives.org to learn more. Grid Alternatives provides solar electric systems for qualifying homeowners.

Maori Healers to Visit the Northcoast April 10-12th

Apr 7, 2017

Local community members and healers Tina Ball and Jennifer Madrone, host three Maori Healers during a visit to Humboldt County April 10-12th.

The Maori are the indigenous people of Aotearoa, the native name of New Zealand. Their healing art of deep tissue massage and energy-balancing therapy has begun to be internationally recognized. The healers are traveling to support and offer sessions to many indigenous people of the world. They will be sharing their healing modality and blessings by appointment. Reservations can be made at 496-8606.

Tina and Jennifer spoke to Danielle Orr on the KHSU Magazine.