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January 2014

EUREKA- Residents in the Humboldt County area received information on Friday about how to be better prepared during a natural disaster.

Friday was the second Neighborhood Disaster Training Workshop provided by the non-profit organization Area 1 Agency On Aging.  It was held at the office in Eureka on 7th Street.  The workshop focused on ways communities can come together to be better...

EUREKA- The man accused of murdering a Eureka priest, Father Eric Freed, is being held without bail at the Humboldt County Jail after Humboldt County Superior Court Judge Dale Reinholtsen granted a motion filed by the District Attorney’s Office Friday.
 
Deputy District Attorney, Elan Firpo, filed a motion and asked that Gary Lee Bullock, 44 be held at no bail. On...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 1-10-2014, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Larry Clinton Morrow, 33 years old from Trinidad for homicide. Morrow was booked into the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Correctional Facility where he is being held on one million dollars bail. The cause of death and the victim’...
TRINIDAD- It's the second homicide investigation in Humboldt County, only 10 days into the new year. According to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, at approximately 3 a.m. Friday, deputies were notified of people yelling in the Hidden Creek Trailer Park. Deputies responded to the area and found a deceased 24-year-old male victim near a trailer. Detectives have a man detained and are...

The Board of Supervisors will hold their continued public hearing on the Humboldt County General Plan Update Monday, January 13, at 1:30 pm or as soon as it can be heard.

The plan of this meeting is to discuss the planning commission approved draft plan along with the public guide, governance policy, conservation and open space and mineral resources.

A sign up list for speakers...

CRESCENT CITY- A 72-year old Crescent City woman scared off two burglars after she surprised them at her bedroom door holding a handgun.
 
It happened in the 3000 block of Lower Lake Road early Wednesday morning. The Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office says the two suspects, Donald Webb and Zachariah Dungan both 31 years old of Crescent City, possibly entered the...
CRESCENT CITY- The Crescent City Harbor District elected Wesley White as its new president. White has been on the Harbor Commission for three years, and is replacing former president Ron Phillips. Outside of the harbor, White is the Chief executive Officer of a local business.
 
White said as president, he plans to build the economy of the harbor and grow the...

Headlines on social media have stated the Fukushima incident has caused dangerous levels of radiation to arrive on California’s shores.  Lawmakers have responded.

"Our goal here is to get the California Department of Public Health to have good information, updated information about what the levels of radioactivity are and reassuring the public that it is safe,” said Assemblymember Bob...

EUREKA- A hands-on museum for kids in Eureka will soon be receiving many improvements thanks to a nearly $50,000 grant. 

The Executive Director of Discovery Museum, Lynn Langdon, says they are in need of improvements.

"We want to be able to provide the best for our community, especially our children. And it's really, I'll say, embarrassing, when we tell the kids, 'This is the...

ARCATA- Police are looking for the person that left an explosive inside an Arcata motel room. According to Arcata Police a can sized explosive device was found hidden inside a room by a housekeeper Wednesday night.

The owner of the motel removed the device from the room while officers were on their way said Det. Sgt. Todd Dokweiler. Police inspected the device and determined that it was...

HOOPA- The Hoopa Valley Tribe is collecting information on residents living within the reservation to get a more accurate idea of the demographics in the community. Tribal census workers are going to every home and are working to count every single person living inside the tribe, both native and non-native.

The tribe started conducting the survey in mid November and are more than half...

EUREKA- College level courses are now available to Eureka High School students on campus. College of the Redwoods is offering six college level courses that can be transferred to California State University and University of California campuses.

"This is such a great opportunity for high school students to get a jump on college," said Sheila Hall from College of the Redwoods.

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