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EUREKA - The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution Tuesday honoring the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

The board encourages citizens to recognize July 26th as ADA awareness day. The act prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities in employment, transportation, accommodation and government activities. The...

ARCATA - It’s a formal art show being held at HSU Wednesday night and it’s completely organized by high school students.

High school students in HSU’s Upward Bound program are preparing for the second annual UB Arts Alive student art show.

“We went to galleries to see and understand and to get an idea of what we wanted to do and how to create it,” said Courtney O'Neal, Student...

GARBERVILLE- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is investigating the suspicious death of a Georgia man, pronounced brain dead Sunday night.

The sheriff's office says it began with an argument on the 700 block of Locust Street in Garberville Saturday afternoon. According to witnesses, Khan Lam, 37, of Atlanta was arguing with a woman and attempted to remove her child from her car....

FORTUNA- Plans for a new community center in Fortuna are moving forward. The city approved an MOU with the McLean Foundation and a professional services agreement with LACO at Tuesday night's council meeting.

The documents are the first steps in a long process to annex the Strongs Creek Valley, an 330-acre area of land situated behind Newburg Park. The annexation is part of the city's...

FORTUNA- After more than five years without a representative from the Eel River Valley on the force, next month the Fortuna Police Department will join the ranks of the Humboldt County Drug Task Force.

An officer has been chosen from the department for the position. His name is being withheld for safety reasons. The police department tells us he has nearly 10 years of law enforcement...

LOLETA- The Wiyot Tribe is working to create a greener community by educating tribal members about hazardous chemicals found in cleaning products and pesticides.

"The tribe is very concerned with being stewards of its natural environment and so the idea of finding less harmful solutions to problems and to cleaning is very important for the tribe," said Stephen Kullmann, Natural...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- A membership will soon be offered in Humboldt County allowing seniors to stay in their homes rather than an assisted living facility.

The Redwood Coast Village concept is still in it's planning stages, being designed by the Area 1 Agency on Aging. As part of the concept, volunteers would provide various in-home services to those who purchase a membership.

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FRESHWATER- If you’re driving along Myrtle Avenue or Freshwater Road you may notice some new blocks of artwork hanging on barns and farmstands.

It's all part of Humboldt County’s first Quilt Block Trail meant for travelers to enjoy the art of quilting and recognize the beauty in our own backyard. It features less than a dozen quilt blocks, and it's one of three such trails in California...