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MCKINLEYVILLE - The governing board for the McKinleyville Community Services District is looking to fill a vacant seat.

Helen Edwards recently retired from her position on the five member board of directors, because she moved out of the area.

This leaves one open seat to be filled and people can be nominated between now and December 16. Individuals who wish to be considered must...

Post date: Mon, 11/28/2016 - 16:13


Post date: Mon, 11/28/2016 - 12:21

The governor’s tree mortality task force is continuing their efforts to keep large amounts of trees from dying-off. The Humboldt Bay Municipal Water Officials share that the reservoir is now topped off with water. Eureka High School received a grant $350,00.00 that is to go towards the school’s library. A woman who became the first female recipient of a hand transplant was finally released...

Post date: Sun, 11/27/2016 - 19:19

A man is found dead in a hotel room at Blue Lake Casino. Mendocino County Sheriff's deputies arrest an Arcata man as a suspect in a murder case. The Salvation Army holds a "Kettle Queen" competition. Eureka Main Streets holds the annual snow ball drop as part of small business Saturday. Also as part of small business Saturday, Stonesthrow Boutique holds a fashion show.

Post date: Sat, 11/26/2016 - 18:18

CUBA - The BBC is reporting that former Cuba President, Fidel Castro has died. State TV provided no further details.

Castro ruled Cuba as a one-party state for almost half a century before handing the reins of power over to his brother, Raul in 2008.

His supporter praised him as a man who had given Cuba back to the people. But, his detractors accused him of brutally suppressing...

Post date: Fri, 11/25/2016 - 22:17

FORTUNA - The fire that destroyed a single story structure in Rohner Park in Fortuna was estimated to cause $17,000 of damage.

Law enforcement believes it was intentionally set on November 3. The building was a storage unit that housed field equipment, netting, baseball uniforms and batting practice gear.

So far, police have not found a suspect.

The fire didn’t go...

Post date: Fri, 11/25/2016 - 21:40

NORTH COAST - With the acknowledged shortage of medical personnel on the North Coast, College of the Redwoods is stepping up to fill a need.

CR will be implementing Medical Assisting Classes beginning in February. It’s a 14-week series of classes and will include classroom training, laboratory practice and a clinical externship in a local healthcare facility.

Experience in...

Post date: Fri, 11/25/2016 - 21:29

EUREKA – Humboldt County locals have already taking a head start in their Christmas shopping.

Tis the season of sales, price cuts and discounts, locals wasted no time heading to the shops early this morning to get all of those deals.

This time of year, the bargains are set and people are ready to go out and spend, collect, and decorate.

“It’s black Friday and we do have 25...

Post date: Fri, 11/25/2016 - 16:47