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FORTUNA- Fortuna High School officials remained quiet Thursday following a reported sexual assault involving three teenage students.

The school issued an official statement Wednesday indicating their cooperation with the sheriff’s office investigation, but would not respond to further questions on Thursday.

Two teenage male students are accused of sexually assaulting a female...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - We've all been waiting to see these photos. Of Hollywood hunk Brad Pitt posing in a magazine spread with the North Coast as his backdrop.

The big-time celebrity came to our Lost Coast this August to pose for the November issue of “Details” magazine. The shoot was done among the Redwood Trees.

The magazine feature showcases our region on a global level and will...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - Humboldt County joined people across the nation, wearing purple to support the LGBT community Thursday.

October 16 is known as “Spirit Day” to honor and support lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth who have been bullied.

People wear purple in solidarity with youth and to raise awareness. Individuals, corporations, politicians and even baseball teams...

BAYSIDE - The California Association of Realtors met in Humboldt County Thursday to discuss the local real estate market.

More than 80 realtors and associates gathered in the Baywood Golf Course Clubhouse for lunch. Legal and legislative issues were discussed as well as supply and demand, inventory of available houses, and where Humboldt County sits in comparison to the rest of the...

ARCATA- In response to this weeks protests and a student walk out at Humboldt State University, the administration hosted a forum Thursday to address the issues with students.

Students are reacting to the recent firing of Dr. Jacqueline Boleman, the Director of the STEM program that includes a Native American program, INRSEP. Students said the firing is an example of the universities...

EUREKA- Friday marks the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake that rocked San Francisco.  On Thursday, more than 10 million people in California, including all students in Eureka City Schools, practiced what to do in the event of an earthquake for the Great California ShakeOut.

Students at Lafayette Elementary School know earthquakes are a reality on the North Coast...

EUREKA- Two inmates walked away from a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office work crew on Thursday in Eureka.

Authorities say at about 10:30 a.m., eight inmates were cleaning up brush behind Les Schwab Tire Center in Eureka,  when two of them walked away. The Correctional Officer supervising the inmates called the Sheriff’s Office and Eureka Police Department for assistance, but they were...

Dylan Wade Ruiz, 23, has been identified by the Humboldt County Coroner's Office as the victim. 

The following is from the California Highway Patrol:

On the early morning of Thursday, October 16, a driver sustained fatal injuries as the result of single vehicle collision on State Route 299, east of US-101.

Just after 3 am, a 2010 Mazda 2 sedan traveling eastbound on State...