LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thank you for a great Pony Express Days

This year we celebrated our 45th Annual Pony Express Days and had 75 parade participants, over 55 vendors at our festival and record-breaking attendance at the Clam Chowder Cook-off.
Events like this take the support of the community to make them a success. On behalf of the McKinleyville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, I would like to express our gratitude to all of the businesses and community members for their participation, generous donations and support.
We would like to give a special thanks to the following businesses: Blue Lake Casino, California Redwood Company, Carmella’s, Cher-Ae Heights Casino, Coast Central Credit Union, The EDGE, Green Diamond Resource Company, KIEM, KHUM, KISSFM, KSLG, KXGO, Kreations Auto Body, Les Schwab Tires, Mad River Community Hospital, McCullough Construction, McKinleyville Press, McKinleyville ACE Hardware, McKinleyville Shopping Center, MIX Soft Rock, North Valley Bank, Opie’s, Thomas Home Center, Times-Standard, Tri-City Weekly.
We would also like to thank Kiwanas of McKinleyville, Fieldbrook Fire Department, Arcata Fire Department, Humboldt Sanitation and B&B Portable Toilets.
Thank you,
Heather Vina
Executive Director
McKinleyville Chamber of Commerce