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ARCATA- A collaborative effort to improve conditions for the major municipalities of the Humboldt Bay Water District should be completed by by Thursday.

The $3.6 million Regional Interconnection Project is entirely grant funded.  The first phase of the project was completed in January.  It connected the Eureka and Arcata water systems so those municipalities can supply water to each...

EUREKA- The City of Eureka has received funding to develop sea level rise adaptation strategies and policies for the city’s Coastal Land Use Plan.

Updating the Coastal Land Use Plan is part of the 2040 General Plan Update process. The California Ocean Protection Council recently approved a $250,000 grant agreement with the city. The grant will be used to develop a Sea Level Rise Risk...

EUREKA- The man accused of a double homicide in Eureka back in March has pled guilty to those charges.

A jury trial for Vincent Sanchez had originally been scheduled for next week, but was vacated in court on Wednesday at a trial conference. Sanchez pled guilty to two counts of second-degree murder. His half brother, 25-year-old Lance Henry, and 60-year-old Richard Storre were the...

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

Sheriff’s Office Detectives and the Humboldt County Coroner’s Office continue to investigate the death of a human body located off US 101 near Alderpoint Road, Garberville. The gender and identity of the deceased, along with the cause of...

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

On Monday, at approximately 3:45 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified by Fortuna High School of a possible sexual assault that occurred off campus in the Loleta area, on

Saturday during the evening. The teenage juvenile female student reported being assaulted by two teenage juvenile male students. The...

Klamath National Forest - The Happy Camp Complex fire continues to wreak havoc after burning an additional 200 new acres over the weekend. You’ll recall it started from lightning in mid August. So far it has burned over 134,000 acres. It is 97 percent contained.

Although rain is expected to help with this huge blaze, fire officials say repair work will continue in all areas to remove...

Rio Dell - A special Town Hall Meeting to discuss the sales tax proposal, Measure ‘U’ has been set for the City of Rio Dell.

The meeting will be held October 15th @ 6:30 in the Monument Middle School multi purpose room. A presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.

Officials say the measure will enhance public safety, street maintenance and other...

Eureka - Rain soaked roads led to a multi vehicle crash near College of the Redwoods Tuesday afternoon.

CHP reported that at 3:45 due to slick conditions from rain, a chain reaction crash occurred near the northbound 101 exit to Tompkins Hill road. 7 vehicles including at least 1 big rig were involved. Although no major injuries were reported, one person was observed being taken to the...

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