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This week on Artwaves: Against the Wind project chairperson Jack Irvine. Against the Wind is a festival of events to promote peace and support the voyage of the Golden Rule, a boat originally captained by Albert Bigelow in 1958 with the stated purpose of sailing into the Marshall Islands nuclear test zone to protest against United States testing and deployment of nuclear weapons. This week-long festival will take place in Arcata and other parts of Humboldt County October 14 through 21.


Trump administration lawyers were in federal court Thursday defending their new rules that would allow schools to demand a higher standard of evidence that would make it tougher to prove an assault.

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The United Kingdom is counting its butterflies today — and will keep going for the next three weeks.

The ninth annual Big Butterfly Campaign kicks off today, with a big boost from a legendary voice.

"I did it in my garden," Sir David Attenborough intoned. "Where are you going to do yours?"

The ask is simple: Anybody in the U.K. can download an app or print out a chart that shows pictures of common butterflies.

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Aussie psych project Tame Impala and electronic star Zhu have given their collaboration "My Life" the video treatment and enlisted Willow Smith as its bittersweet protagonist.

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We hear opinions and analysis on this week’s news from Jim Moore, Scott Bruun and Nkenge Harmon Johnson.

Low Cut Connie is a lot of fun. Sure, it's developed a healthy reputation as a party band, but there's a lot more to discover underneath the sweaty sheen of its intense live shows. Speaking of which, I wish you could see the way lead singer Adam Weiner attacks the piano. At some points, he plays it the same way Superman flies, his body parallel to the ground. It's a sight to see!

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The man suspected of fatally shooting the father of two Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting survivors was arrested Friday, police said.

Ayub Ali was fatally shot Tuesday while working at his convenience store.

When summer hits in Wasco County, wheat rancher Jeff Kortge knows to throw a water tank in the back of his truck.

Before he heads out, he also grabs a CB radio, just in case he gets the call.

The call that says go now.

That’s because he and other farmers in the rural district are often the first responders to a fire.

“We don’t have a fire department in this area,” Kortge said this week as the Substation Fire devastated Oregon wheat country. “So basically if you live in the area, you are a firefighter.”

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