September 2013

Flowers take over the Humboldt County Fairgrounds for the Annual Redwood Coast Dahlia Festival. Plus, a candidate running for Governor makes a stop in the Friendly City to talk to the Humboldt County Republican Central Committee.

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A community is rallying to find an 8-year-old dog after he, and the truck he was in, were stolen Wednesday from the Winco parking lot. The dog is the companion of a local camp caretaker, who is hard of hearing. 

 

“Its a horrible thing,” said Jennifer Callen, the woman heading up the search, “He was very very very close to his dog."

 

“He stopped to do some shopping...

EUREKA- Dental records have confirmed that the human remains found Monday are those of missing hiker Anna Rodriquez.

 

The coroner’s office says they connected the records to Anna on Thursday; the office has also called in a forensic anthropologist to help in the case. They have not yet determined a cause of death, citing it’s been a difficult process because of how few remains...

On August 8, 2013 at about 8:20 PM, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the 3000 block of Fieldbrook Road, Fieldbrook for a reported suspicious vehicle parked in front of a residence. The vehicle was described as a gold and black Chevrolet Suburban with more than one occupant. When the deputy...

WILLOW CREEK- Dick Fedder will be demonstrating how to make scrolling tongs. Fedder said blacksmithing is not a dying art like some believe.

 

"We have young fellows who are coming up who are interested in this. [They are] able to work with their hands," said Fedder.

 

Several blacksmiths work on making tools like hammers and tongs, but Fedder said some make more...

new contract with the Humboldt County Sherif'fs Office.

 

According to City Manager, John Berchtold, residents are satisfied with the sheriff's office, but would like to see more presence and would like to create more neighborhood watches in the area.

 

The city received 20 percent of the surveys mailed out to residents that asked the community how they felt about...

Eureka City Manager Bill Panos has announced today that he is leaving his position with the City of Eureka to take over as Director of the School Facilities Department Director in the State of Wyoming. City Manager Panos will continue to lead the City through the next steps of its reorganization and transition to a...

EUREKA- The second suspect accused of shooting two men with a crossbow Sunday made her first court appearance Thursday in a Humboldt County courtroom and officials said the teenager would not be charged as an adult. 
 
Before the arraignment News Channel 3 spoke with the 16-year-old’s mother and said her daughter is a straight-A student with no previous criminal...

 

EUREKA - The City of Eureka has a new Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce, Don Smullin.

He is a Eureka native who has lived here much of his life. His father came to the North Coast in 1933 and built the first radio and TV stations in Humboldt County.

Smullin would follow a career in radio and television to become the Executive Director of Saint Vincent De Paul...

EUREKA- After a two-day preliminary hearing one of the charges was dropped for a suspect in the Eureka hash lab explosion case. A plea deal was put on the table for the couple during their hearing Wednesday but was denied by the defense. The decision to drop a charge came after the final witness took the stand Thursday. 
 
Andrea Ruiz-Guerrero, 19 and Logan Hughes...

The court disposition for the suspected driver of a fatal hit and run in Orleans this winter was pushed back in court for the second time on Thursday. Sean Forrest Hawk sat in court today awaiting his disposition. His attorney told the court that they were close to coming to an anticipated resolution of the case.

 

Hawk is the suspect in a case that resulted in the death of...

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