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ARCATA - Humboldt State University students will be cracking open their new books tonight after ringing in the new school year Monday with the very first day of classes.

"The first day of class for me went relatively well", said freshman student Skye. "Got lost! So make sure to look for your classes before you hit the first day of class... It's actually exceeding my expectations. I...

Post date: Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:48

Firefighters continue to battle six large wildfires throughout the state. The Widows Sons hold a special ride for fallen brothers and sisters in Eureka. Pacific Outfitters hosts a paddle board race in Trinidad. Mad River Brewing hosts a special family-friendly Big Day Out for the LGBTQ community. About 135 dogs participate in the HumDog agility trials at Redwood Acres ball field.

Post date: Sun, 08/21/2016 - 18:20

Eureka Police arrest a man in connection with a string of robberies. The campaign to "Drive sober or get pulled over" begins with more DUI checkpoints. Bridgeville holds their 20th annual Bridgefest. The Yurok Tribe holds their first salmon festival without salmon in Klamath.  There are new winners this year at the Rising Stars gymnastics competition in Fortuna.

Post date: Sat, 08/20/2016 - 18:20

NORTH COAST - An issue that has been long standing on the North Coast has had some significant change. Caltrans has come to an agreement with Outfront Media to remove 10-billboards between Eureka and Arcata.

The negotiations were initiated as part of the development and eventual permitting of the Eureka-Arcata Corridor Improvement Project. That project will improve safety and reduce...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 19:45

KLAMATH - Routine fish disease monitoring conducted by Yurok tribe crews have found salmon in the Klamath River are infected with Ich disease, the same pathogen that caused the massive fish kill in 2002. Last year Ich was detected but in low amounts. This year there is more cause for concern.

Recently, a small number of adult salmon migrated up river ahead of the main run of fish. With...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 19:32

EUREKA - After a string of bank robberies over the last couple of weeks, law enforcement has identified a person of interest.

Eureka Police are searching for 31-year old Hoopa resident, Harwood McCovey. In addition, McCovey has an active arrest warrant for a robbery in Shasta County.

The suspect is described as an Indian male adult, 6’1” tall, 190-pounds with brown hair and brown...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 19:26
EUREKA - Eureka Faith Center Pastor Heidi Messner is the lone candidate in the Eureka Ward Two Council Race.
 
Matthew Owen and Chet Albin withdrew their nominations, and will not appear on the ballot. Messner’s grandmother was the Mayor in the East Bay for many years, and learned early that she wanted to help out in the community. She has a background in...
Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 18:04
ARCATA - Humboldt State University gives new incoming students a chance to share in the green. Students gathered to learn the importance of recycling and reusing materials. 
 
Today is the last day of orientation and before classes begin Humboldt State University takes students on a journey to embrace the importance of keeping up with the environment and the...
Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 18:02