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ARCATA- It's only been four days since the Orlando shooting. People around the country and here in Humboldt are still mourning and remembering those lost. 

Students and staff at Humboldt State University are holding a vigil Friday to share mutual grief and support. They are inviting the community to attend, and giving anyone an opportunity to share their thoughts. Those who attend will...

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 17:37

HOOPA- Ray's Food Place has decided to voluntarily close their store, following a rat infestation at their Hoopa location. 

An inspection report was conducted by Humboldt County's Health and Human Services showing rat droppings, a strong urine smell, and chewed food present at the store. Ray's Food Place had until yesterday to solve the issue, before a re-inspection was done. The store...

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 17:32

ORICK - In 1916 President Woodrow Wilson signed an act to create the National Park Service, a federal bureau responsible for protecting our national parks. Now 100 years later, Redwood National and State Parks will host a Centennial Celebration in Orick.

Redwood National and State Park employees and volunteers want to honor 100 years of the National Park Service. 

"The national...

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 17:29

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is proud to announce a local graduate of the FBI National Academy Program.

EPD's 21-year veteran, Sergeant Patrick O'Neill, completed 10 weeks of leadership and fitness training. The academy consists of those from over 200 law enforcement agencies around the country. They have an average of 19-years experience in their field. Sergeant O'Neill will...

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 17:28

ARCATA - Fuente Nueva Charter School in Arcata wrapped up their school year with a ceremony and field day. And for the third year, they welcomed special guests, the Humboldt Crabs.

Throughout the year teachers awarded paper chain links when students displayed positive character traits. Today they combined the links into a chain that wrapped around the playground 1-and-a-half times....

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 17:03

COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS – After 5 1/2 months, 36 cadets became graduates at the 117th Basic Law Enforcement Academy graduation ceremony.

It was standing-room only in the CR Theatre as friends and family watched a video highlighting the cadets’ training courses.

The class focused on the ins-and-outs of law enforcement… training that continues on the job.


Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 17:00

EUREKA - A jury of eight men and six women found the former Humboldt County Sheriff’s Sergeant accused sexual assault not guilty on all counts Thursday afternoon.

After less than one day of deliberations the jury found Jason Daniels not guilty of felony Count 1, sexual assault with a foreign object and not guilty of Counts 2 and 3, sexual battery while restrained, one of which was...

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:11

Humboldt Bay Fire responded to a structure fire Wednesday night in Eureka. 


The blaze was reported just before midnight at a residence on the 1800 block of I Street. The fire may have started in the back and spread to the home.

The residents made it out safe but the home is a total loss.


Crews from Arcata, Samoa and Loleta also responded to the scene....

Post date: Thu, 06/16/2016 - 01:49