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EUREKA- Humboldt Bay Fire responded to a transient camp fire Wednesday afternoon behind the Bayshore Mall.

The department received a call of heavy black smoke coming from the encampment around 12:54 p.m. there they found a 50 ft by 50 ft camp site on fire. No one was injured and the department says no one was around when crews arrived. The flames were knocked down and the scene was...

MANILA- A West Side Pizza delivery employee was robbed Tuesday night in Manila.

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office says around 11:46 p.m. a man armed with a machete robbed the employee on the 1500 block of Peninsula Drive. The suspect stole the employee's Ford Ranger pickup, cell phone and money.

Authorities later found the vehicle crashed at the intersection of State Route 255...

HOOPA- The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has identified Monday's Trinity River drowning victim as 27 year old Brian K. Hone of Boise, Idaho.

Hone had been living in Hoopa for the last few months. He and his two friends were at the Trinity River near Big Rock Monday evening when hone jumped into the water. He got caught in the current and was swept away. Despite rescue efforts, hone...

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT- The Watershed Enforcement Team inspected six properties near the Humboldt-Mendocino County line Wednesday after complaints of illegal water diversions and pollution.

A spokesperson with U.S. Fish and Wildlife services says the team began inspecting the properties this morning in the Indian Creek Drainage area. Four of those properties consented to the searches. Two...

BLUE LAKE- Humboldt County’s youth are learning about the importance of healthy ecosystems first hand. For the last several weeks, local students have been releasing steelhead into the Mad River that they raised themselves.  It’s all part of the Humboldt County Office of Education’s Classroom Aquarium Education Program.

"It's sad and happy at the same time.  It was sad to kind of let...

DEL NORTE COUNTY- This summer, a stretch of State Route 197 in Del Norte County will have one-way traffic as Caltrans will replace worn out, decades-old culverts.
Caltrans will replace those culverts with a deck bridge just north of Ruby Van De-Venter County Park from mid-June to mid-September.  There will be one-way traffic control with portable traffic lights during that time. The...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - The Humboldt County Grand Jury released a final report yesterday from an investigation of Humboldt County’s Public Works Aviation Division.

After visits to all airports in the county, the grand jury provided an array of recommendations. Including looking at ways to reduce costs for security services, to various maintenance issues, such as, runway lighting, tree removal...

BLUE LAKE - After a city council vote Tuesday night, outdoor watering restrictions will go into effect.

The city says, last year the drought impacted part of the Mad River Watershed. As of May 5th, the State Water Resources Control Board adopted water conservation regulations and the city will comply. Residents will be limited to outdoor watering, only two days per week. One...