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Congressman Jared Huffman has come out swinging against the US Postal Service.

Huffman said he is very frustrated at the lack of transparency, disregard for public input and ambivalence to the impacts reduced services will have on local communities.

The Postal Service is planning to close the North Bay Processing and Distribution center in Petaluma as well as the Eureka...

ARCATA- The name of the victim in Monday's fatal crash in Arcata has been released. 18-year-old Millie Blake of Hoopa was the driver and died in the accident.

According to the Humboldt County Coroner's Office she died from blunt force trauma and was ejected from the vehicle. She was not wearing a seatbelt said the California Highway Patrol.

The three male passengers received...

EUREKA- Hundreds of high school students from Humboldt and Del Norte Counties will have the chance to learn about preparing for and applying to colleges at an event at Eureka High School on Wednesday.  

For some high school students, the time for making a decision on where to go to college is right around the corner.

"Now it's getting to the point where it's like, 'Okay, now I...

WILLITS- The expected completion of the Willits Bypass Project has been pushed back a year to 2017, after Caltrans’ contractor decided to stop moving soil next week for a portion of the project.  DeSilva Gates Construction made the decision due to previous delays caused by lawsuits from environmental groups.  The news comes after about 20 protesters demonstrated at the Willits Bypass Project...

MCKINLEYVILLE- The design phase for Central Avenue in McKinleyville will be presented Wednesday at a second public workshop.

Community members, business owners and county officials last met in April to discuss how they wanted the $800,00 grant to be used.

At the last meeting the community came up with over 200 different ideas for what they wanted in the design. Those ideas...

FERNDALE - The leading cause of death for Americans ages 15 to 20 years old is traffic accidents and at any given moment, thousands of drivers are using electronic devices while driving. On Tuesday, Ferndale High School invited California Highway Patrol into the classroom to educate students on the reality of distracted driving.

Ferndale High hosted “Start Smart” a class designed to...

CUTTEN- A standoff in Cutten came to an end on Tuesday with no charges filed against the subject.

The standoff started at 2:30 pm Tuesday on Herron Road when family members called authorities after a 28-year old man allegedly assaulted a 19-year old man and his parents before fleeing inside of his home. The man refused to leave the house and police used a loud speaker to stay in...

EUREKA- Businesses on Harrison Avenue in Eureka could be losing up to three on-street parking spots next month.

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an ordinance Tuesday restricting parking on sections of Harrison Avenue, Fisher Avenue and School Road. The ordinance also restricts overnight parking on the Sprowel Creek Road Overpass. The supervisors say the new...

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