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FORTUNA- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is looking for your help finding Sheriff’s Office property that was stolen in Fortuna.

Authorities confirm at about 7:30 on Thursday morning, the Sheriff’s Office discovered a side by side Yamaha ATV Rhino had been stolen from the Rohnerville Farm in Fortuna, which is run through the Sheriff’s Work Alternative Program.  The suspect had cut a...

WILLOW CREEK- The Department of Health and Human Services confirms toxins associated with the algae are now in the Trinity River.

The low flows and high temperatures along local rivers are ideal conditions for blue-green algae growth, which can release powerful, and sometimes lethal, toxins. A low level of toxins was found in water tested at Kimtu beach near Willow Creek. Exposure to...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Thursday, at approximately 7:30 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office discovered unknown suspects(s) stole a side by side Yamaha ATV Rhino from the Sheriff’s Office Rohnerville Farm, Fortuna. The Rhino was stolen between 2:45 p.m., Tuesday and 7:30 a.m., Wednesday. The suspect(s) cut a locked gate and cut off the lock...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Wednesday, at approximately 9:00 a.m. Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office deputies served a Humboldt County Superior Court search warrant in the 27000 block of Highway 36, Bridgeville. When deputies served the search warrant they located six greenhouses and an outdoor marijuana garden containing 2188 growing marijuana plants...

The following is from the Eureka Police Department:

On Wednesday, at about 11:40 p.m., officers responded to the 3300 block of Gross Street for a report of a subject trying to force entry into a residence. Officers checked the area, but were unable to locate the suspect. Officers found a wallet outside the residence with an identification card belonging to David Mako.

On Thursday...

Miranda - A man has been arrested after allegedly beating another man with a wooden object and biting the man three times in Southern Humboldt.

Early Wednesday morning just after 2, sheriff’s deputies arrested 39-year-old Jeffrey Marvin Delore from Miranda. Deputies were called to the Miranda Market where a victim said an attack had taken place. Medical assistance was given to the...

FORTUNA- Phone scammers are back at it again, this time targeting grandparents. The Fortuna Police Department says they’ve received several reports of a grandparent scam happening around the county.

The scam involves a caller claiming to be a grandchild. The caller will then say they are in some sort of trouble and ask the grandparent for money. As the call progresses, the scammer will...

FORTUNA- It’s Fortuna’s most central meeting place, home to several community events, and it shows; with broken siding and paint that peals right off. But all of that's now going to be fixed thanks to the community.

“I went to Estelle Fennel and told her what I'd found and of course the county didn't have enough money to fund the entire project so she suggested that we have some...

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