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EUREKA - Proponents of Prop 56 are rallying support and Friday was Humboldt County’s turn with a rally in Old Town.

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network was at 2nd and F Streets demonstrating by dumping 5,600 toe tags from a body bag into a coffin.

These tags symbolize the amount of children who will begin smoking this year and eventually die from tobacco related...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:46

ARCATA – The city of Arcata’s Environmental Services Department is getting involved with the public with a community forest cleanup.

Locals are invited out to participate in the forest cleanup for the Make a Difference Day event. Volunteers are encouraged to come out and help maintain trails while removing interfering plants and waste from the community forest. Event runs tomorrow from...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:43

It’s movie night at The Old Steeple, celebrating the15th anniversary of a movie filmed in Ferndale. 

Ferndale Music Company is collaborating with Ferndale Museum to show The Majestic, starring Jim Carrey on Saturday.  Tickets are $5 and doors open at 6:30 pm. There will be popcorn and candy while special guest speakers will share some of their experiences meeting Carrey and other cast...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:42

EUREKA- The weather didn't stop them! The Humboldt County Sheriff's Department helped make an indoor pumpkin patch for some local kids.

Eureka's Yurok Tribe Head Start Program canceled their field trip to a pumpkin patch because of the wet and stormy weather. But the Sheriff's Work Alternative Program coordinator, along with a local feed store thought to make a pumpkin patch indoors for...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 14:24

ORICK- An Orick woman was robbed while taking a nap in the afternoon, then later assaulted.

Around 1:30 p.m.Thursday, the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence on Highway 101. The victim stated she was sleeping when her dog woke her up from barking. She saw two white men ransacking her home, and stealing items that include her laptop and tattoo equipment. 


Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 13:44

EUREKA - A new campaign by the Eureka Police Department was quietly launched this week.

Some folks thought they had received a ticket when they looked at paper placed on their windshield. Not to’s just alerting you to risk. EPD officials are calling it Operation Pass/Fail and it’s a vehicle security report card.

Several boxes get checked if you are putting yourself at...

Post date: Thu, 10/20/2016 - 22:14

CRESCENT CITY - A Del Norte man convicted of continuous sexual abuse of a child under 14 was sentenced to 12-years in prison.

58-year old Christopher Renner pled guilty to 3-special allegations: the sexual misconduct with the child, the use of force and that the statute of limitations for the crimes had not expired. The victim was between 5 and 7 years old at the time and was a family...

Post date: Thu, 10/20/2016 - 22:01

NORTH COAST – U.S. Marshalls arrest a wanted man on the loose since May after he allegedly assaulted an officer in Southern Oregon. 40-year old David Dickerson aka Auram was taken into custody.

His incarceration stems from an incident last May in Ashland. A police officer observed Dickerson smoking marijuana in a public park. When the officer tried to stop Dickerson from leaving, a...

Post date: Thu, 10/20/2016 - 21:53