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CRESCENT CITY - Swinging punches at police – the man wanted for battery of an officer is identified.

27-year-old Brent Daniel Morrison is suspected of assaulting a Crescent City officer early Monday.

Morrison was riding a bike and appeared to be under the influence when an officer conducted a traffic stop.

While trying to detain him, Morrison punched the officer several...

Post date: Mon, 08/14/2017 - 10:37

A wanted felon is in custody after leading authorities on a high-speed chase. 

Around 4 Saturday afternoon, a Humboldt County Sheriffs deputy was traveling southbound on Highway 101 near the vista point in McKinleyville. It was there where he noticed a blue Ford Focus occupied by Conte Watson who had a felony warrant for his arrest.


When the deputy tried to make a...

Post date: Sun, 08/13/2017 - 17:42

RUTH- The Ruth Complex has burned over 3,200 acres and is 10 percent contained.

The complex is made up of four fires located south of Ruth Lake. They continue to fight the fires both on the ground and in the air.

On Sunday, fire fighters were focused on constructing and strengthening containment lines around the fires.

Officials were concerned about the warm temperatures...

Post date: Sun, 08/13/2017 - 17:35

ORLEANS- Fire fighters have their hands full with the Orleans Complex. There is a total of 19 lightning caused fires that have scorched 5,400 acres.

The blazes are 14 percent contained. Steep terrain is making it difficult for crews to fight the fires and build containment lines. More than 600 fire fighters are on scene.

With all of the forest fires in Southern Oregon and...

Post date: Sun, 08/13/2017 - 17:29

TRINIDAD - Trinidad's Memorial Lighthouse needs to move or it may crumble in to the ocean, but it won't be cheap.

Called a beloved but endangered icon, the ground beneath the Memorial Lighthouse started to slide in March, following a very rainy winter.

A geologist advised the monument's owners, the Trinidad Civic Club, to relocate it before winter. The plan for now is to move...

Post date: Sat, 08/12/2017 - 11:31