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EUREKA- California Highway Patrol officials confirm about 90 percent of child car seats CHP officers come across in Humboldt County are not installed properly.  On Friday in Eureka, the CHP worked with other organizations to lower that percentage.

The CHP, along with Eureka OB/Pacific Midwifery and St. Joseph Hospital, teamed up to teach people how to properly buckle up their kids at...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office responded Friday to a Grand Jury report that detailed the department's refusal to comply with PC 686.5.

That statute requires law enforcement agencies to transport indigent detainees, arrested more than 25 miles away, to their location of arrest. The report found that not only does the office not have a policy in place to transport detainees...

EUREKA- North Coast residents have the chance to see what Eureka Police Officers do day in and day out through social media.

Friday was the Eureka Police Department’s first Tweet Along, where Public Information Officer Brittany Powell live tweeted from the passenger seat of a patrol car on a regular 10-hour daytime shift.  The purpose is to provide people with an understanding of what...

EUREKA- Days after millionaire real estate heir Robert Durst was thrown back into the spotlight, the Eureka Police say they are actively following leads in a 1997 missing persons case but none having to do with Durst.

Durst is accused of murdering his friend Susan Berman 15 years ago in Los Angeles. As of 2003, the eureka police department considered durst one of several investigative...

EUREKA- Blue Shield of California may now have to pay tens of millions of dollars in state taxes.

The LA Times called out the California Franchise Tax Board this week for failing to make public its move to revoke Blue Shield's tax exempt status. The health insurance company lost that status in august, after holding it since 1939. State officials have ordered Blue Shield to file tax...

ARCATA- The 15th Annual Humboldt Juggling Festival is in the swing of things at Humboldt State University. Dozens of jugglers from across the country are taking part in the four day event. As part of the festivities, the Humboldt Juggling Society is offering several workshops where visitors can learn more about juggling and booths where they can buy their own gear to get started. “...

EUREKA - Recently elected Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming is bolstering her staff.

Three new attorneys have been hired. Joining the ranks of assistant DA’s will be Trenton Timm of Scotia, Moksha Chattopadhya of San Jose and Whitney Barnes of Mereno Valley. All will initially handle misdemeanor cases. Former HSU Police Chief Lynne Soderberg also joined the staff as an...

Ninety per cent of your car is recyclable.  But too many cars are abandoned and destroying our environment.  Now, there is a method of giving your old car a new life--by donating it to a non-profit agency.  Often, you can receive a tax deduction for it.  Teen Challenge, for example, has accepted donated cars and using them for its alcohol and drug treatment program.  This is the story of my...