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SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST - Fire managers are figuring out how to fight over a dozen new lightning ignited wildfires that started yesterday in the Six Rivers National Forest.

At least 17 fires have been confirmed in the Gasquet, Mad River, and Orleans ranger district. The fires range from 0.1-60 acres. The majority of the new activity is located in the Mad River Ranger District where...

Post date: Tue, 08/08/2017 - 16:56

EUREKA - A new Executive Director for the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods is now at the helm. Monica Rose is a 15-year veteran of the organization.

Since 2001 she has served in a variety of different positions including: hands-on staff member providing programs and activities for youth. She also was the Unit Director; overseeing both the Loleta and Eureka clubhouse locations. Four...

Post date: Mon, 08/07/2017 - 23:54

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - Penair, the commuter airline based out of Alaska, which began servicing our airport in April of 2016 is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Service within Penair’s home state of Alaska will continue unchanged as the company begins its reorganization. The Southwest and Boston areas will also be unaffected. The Portland and Denver hubs will be shutting down over the next...

Post date: Mon, 08/07/2017 - 23:44

ORLEANS - Highway 96 just north of Dillon Creek is under traffic controls after one of the 8 blazes in the Orleans complex fires crosses the Klamath River.

The Ukonom Fire leaped over the river Sunday evening and is causing intermittent delays due to reduced visibility and falling rock.

The Orleans Complex is nearly 4,500 acres and is 7% contained. The Ukonom, the largest of the...

Post date: Mon, 08/07/2017 - 22:33

MCKINLEYVILLE- A man armed with a baseball bat robs the 76 Gas Station McKinleyville.

Just before 2 Monday morning, the Humboldt County Sheriffs Office received information from a local alarm company of an alarm activation at the gas station on Central Avenue.

Shortly after, the gas station clerk contacted 911, reporting they had just been robbed. One suspect who fled on foot...

Post date: Mon, 08/07/2017 - 21:55