Breaking: The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office confirms there was a homicide in Redway at Dean Creek. It was reported at 12:15 a.m Wednesday:     - Click for more Info

March 2014

Officials with the California Highway Patrol were operating their DUI Impairment Checkpoint Friday night.

The driver license/sobriety checkpoint started at 7 in the evening on Central Avenue in McKinleyville and will go into the early hours of Saturday morning closing down at around 2 A.M. Officials say with spring break and St. Patrick’s Day, people will be celebrating. They want...

A high-speed car chase was called off after officers lost sight of the vehicle in Southern Humboldt. 

Officials say just before 6 pm Friday, Eureka Police were attempting to pull the BMW over but the vehicle failed to stop. The chase continued on Southbound Highway 101. There was a male driver and two passengers in the car with speeds reaching over 100 mph. The license plate number is...

North Coast-A new trend is sweeping the North Coast that brings attention to indigenous water rights. Natives and non natives alike are jumping into frigid, winter water then challenging friends and family to do the same.

Participants are calling it the 2014 Winter Water Challenge and is designed to bring attention to issues surrounding water rights belonging to Native American tribes...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Now more than ever teenagers are turning to their parents medicine cabinet for a potential good time. Mike Goldsby, the Senior Program Manager with the Humboldt County Health and Human Services Public Health Branch said prescription drug abuse among young kids is a growing trend nationwide, and Humboldt County is no exception. Goldsby added, "When we talk about...

EUREKA- A Eureka family has been honored for keeping a small part of Eureka beautiful, whether it’s a sunny or not.

When the Hudy family decided to make a fence, they wanted it to look nice.

"We were really focused on preserving our home, making our home more attractive, and we think that those large fences are rather unattractive and unappealing…We know that with a larger fence...

EUREKA- A local bagel shop is celebrating 30 years of service and the Eureka Chamber of Commerce members were there to celebrate.

The ribbon cutting was held at the Old Town location of Los Bagels in honor of its 30th anniversary.  The Arcata store was there first and opened up on March 1st of 1984. Owners say business has been thriving because of the unique blend...

EUREKA- A pair of would be burglars are arrested in Eureka after deputies catch two red-handed, exiting a home with stolen items in their hands. On Wednesday, at about 11 p.m. hours the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence located in the 1700 block of Quaker Street, Eureka, regarding a residential burglary alarm. When deputies arrived on scene they saw a male and...
FORTUNA- The city of Fortuna is looking to change the time frame in which election campaign signs will be allowed on display. According to the city code it currently limits the time during which political campaign signs may be displayed to 30-days prior to an election, and taken down 10-days after the election day. 
 
Some argue campaigning frequently occurs...
NORTH COAST- The Arcata-Eureka airport is gearing up for a summer full of delayed flights. The anticipated delays are expected for flights headed to San Francisco. SFO will shut down two of its four runways for the summer to complete a federally mandated safety project. 
 
Airport officials said SFO would construct new safety zones at both ends of the runways,...
DEL NORTE COUNTY- A man wanted for allegedly pistol wiping a woman in Smith River was taken into custody Friday morning. 
 
The Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office arrested 34-year-old Dustin Scott around 6 a.m. in Smith River. 
 
The victim told deputies she and another female were walking along the beach Sunday night when they came across...

EUREKA- The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 

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Two brothers were arrested in Eureka after police find drugs for sale, a sawed off shotgun and three semi-automatic hand guns.

Detectives with the Eureka Police Department’s Problem Oriented Policing Unit served a search warrant at the twenty eight hundred block of Spring Street. During their search, detectives found a small amount of Methamphetamine and Marijuana for the purpose of...

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