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ARCATA - HSU is joining seven other CSU campuses to participate in an innovative new program called STEM.

The program is designed to retain students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The university will create summer bridge programs that kindle students’ commitment to completing their degree and pursuing a STEM career. They'll also develop interactive seminars that...

ARCATA - The City of Arcata has unveiled their first “Most Wanted" poster.

Authorities are hoping the public will remember the faces they see and report them to the law enforcement. All the selected individuals have been wanted for some time for a variety of offenses. All have outstanding warrants for their arrest.

If you see any of these people, do not approach but call the...

EUREKA- An initiative to make Humboldt County a cruise ship destination took a step forward Tuesday. The supervisors passed a motion to explore funding options for a local cruise lobbyist.

Members of the Eureka City Council and the Harbor District asked the county to make a one-time payment of $10,000 to help fund a cruise director for one year. During that time, the director would...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office will not eliminate late night inmate releases, against recommendations of this year’s Grand Jury Report.

On Tuesday, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors reviewed department responses to those recommendations. According to the sheriff’s office official response to the Grand Jury Report, stopping late night releases is unreasonable because...

FORTUNA- Members of the FBI, DEA and other federal agencies were in the Friendly City Tuesday, meeting with local tribal leaders and law enforcement officials.

The annual two-day event at Fortuna’s River Lodge brought together dozens of enforcement agencies from across Humboldt, Del Norte, Mendocino and Lake counties.

The group worked to collaborate and discuss issues relating to...

EUREKA - “These are young kids that often times don't hold safety to the same regard that adults do and they're not always watching out for their own safety. So we have to do that as a community,” Officer Matt Harvey, public information officer for the California Highway Patrol, said.

October 20 through 24 is National School Bus Safety Week and the North Coast is on board.


ARCATA - Humboldt State University is hosting two journalists from Germany this week to promote German-American understanding in broadcasting.

The journalists, Liane Gruss and Annette Walter, are part of a program designed to give foreign media the chance to see journalism practiced and taught in the United States.

During the week, the two professionals are sitting in on some of...

EUREKA- The first draft of a Humboldt County ordinance intended to legalize commercial marijuana farming will be written on Wednesday.

Cannabis growers, business owners, and county officials will be among the people at the Cannabis Stakeholders Summit.  Two members of the Board of Supervisors will be at the Summit as well. The ordinance that will be drafted is designed to allow...