The Berkeley Wire: 10.16.17

Narwhals are awesome. Photo: Quinn Dombrowski

Smoke from North Bay fires blows into Berkeley, affecting students’ health, focus (Daily Cal)
Transbay ferry operator moves headquarters to Berkeley (East Bay Times)
Cal students, alums take on ‘back-breaking’ work at wildfire evacuation center (UCB News)
‘The Farm’ in Berkeley gives Orwell’s political fable a new relevant punch (Mercury News)