Rally set for Nov. 19 to protest deer eradication

A Community Rally against the proposed mule deer eradication will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.,...

September 2023 brought 13,357 more visitors than last September

Love Catalina Island Tourism Authority reported that 13,357 more visitors came to Catalina Island in September 2023 than...

Deer petition gathers more signatures

As of 1:09 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27, the change.org petition to “Stop the Slaughter of Mule Deer on Catalina Island” had gathered...

City Council questions Conservancy

Second of two parts. Following the Conservancy’s Oct. 17 presentation on...

Letters to the Editor: published Oct. 27, 2023

Appalled As a long-time visitor to Catalina, my family, friends and I are appalled at the idea of the...

Council flooded on deer eradication; Conservancy states its case

The Council Chambers were full for this week’s meeting. The public and the Catalina Island Conservancy both argued their...

Letter to the Editor: Open Letter To The Catalina Island Conservancy

To “gaslight” someone means to manipulate another person into doubting their own perceptions, experiences or understanding of events. As a former resident...

Wildlife Department staff are reviewing Conservancy’s permit application

The state’s Fish and Wildlife staff are reviewing the Catalina Island Conservancy’s permit application that includes the elimination...

Letters to the Editor: published Oct. 13, 2023

Catalina Island Humane Society opposes deer eradication The Catalina Island Humane Society (CIHS), as the voice of compassion for...

Letters to the Editor: published Oct. 6, 2023

Dear Avalon, When I stepped off the boat with my family three years ago to...