News

Search for News

E.g., Thursday, September 18, 2014

News Archive

Local Stories

SCOTIA- A man from London, Jamie Ramsay, is running more than 11,000 miles across 14 countries and is currently in Humboldt County.  His goal is to raise money and awareness for suicide prevention worldwide.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports nearly 40,000 Americans died from suicide in 2011.

“When I speak to people and they ask me what I'm doing, it opens up so...

EUREKA- The City of Eureka will have penalties in place for people in possession of stolen shopping carts, after the council unanimously decided to adopt a new ordinance on...

From Eureka Police Department: Members of the multi-agency officer involved shooting investigative team are investigating an officer involved shooting in Eureka.
 
On September 16, at about 11:00 p.m., officers from the Eureka Police Department were in the area of 1600 Allard Street looking for two subjects wanted on felony warrants. A short time later an officer observed two men...

Weed - The “Boles Fire” in Weed north of Redding continues to burn. It has grown to 375 acres and is 25-percent contained. Over 150 structures have been damaged or destroyed. Highway 97 is closed from I-5 to 10 miles north of Weed.

Although some evacuation orders have been lifted, they still are in place for the community of Angel Valley and the Hoy Road. Evacuation centers have been...

SACRAMENTO- The Bureau of Reclamation has released additional water to support salmon fish health in the lower Klamath River.

On Monday, testing revealed that Chinook Salmon were found with the disease Ich, a precursor to what caused the fish kill back in 2002.

Flows have been doubled from the Lewiston Dam starting at 10 am Tuesday morning. They will remain this way for the next...

ARCATA - The city of Arcata has been awarded the “Flood Management Project of the Year” for its McDaniel Slough Wetland Project.

The McDaniel Slough Wetland Enhancement Project has been in the works for some time.

“This project is a long time partnership between the city of Arcata and the department of fish and wildlife. We've been working jointly on this for over a decade to...

NORTH COAST- The warmer temperatures on the North Coast are bringing more squid into our area and thresher sharks.

The California Fish and Wildlife office in Eureka has received several reports of these sharks on the North Coast. They typically don't come this far north, but are most likely following the squid population.

There have been no documented attacks on humans, but the...

CRESCENT CITY - Crescent City Police responded to shots fired outside a party Monday night that sent one person to the hospital. The officers were told three or four suspects pulled up to a party in a white vehicle and a fight broke out on the sidewalk. During the fight, one suspect pulled a gun from the vehicle and fired. A 19-year-old male was hit in the leg and taken to a local hospital...

Pages