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SACRAMENTO- Hundreds of marijuana farmers from Humboldt County and throughout the state filled the State Assembly Chamber Wednesday in Sacramento to support a new bill that would regulate medical marijuana cultivation.

It's called AB 243. It was proposed by Assemblymember Jim wood.. As a way to address the environmental impact of unregulated marijuana cultivation. The assembly chamber...

EUREKA- State officials have proposed the third round of emergency water regulations and local county and water officials say that they need to be reworked.

Last week, the second round of emergency water regulations went into effect.  Now, restaurants can’t automatically serve water to customers and hotels and motels must ask guests if they want their linens cleaned during multiple...

EUREKA- It was 109 years ago this month, when thousands were killed in the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake. Now, emergency responders are asking local residents to be prepared for the big one.

April is Earthquake Preparedness Month and fire officials say always have a plan ready if an earthquake occurs. They ask you to secure tall furniture and stay away from large items and windows...

ARCATA - Farming education is not something that’s focused on in school. So how can the community get the youth, to understand where their food comes from? Well there’s a special program for it and it’s called, Know your Farmer. It’s meant to help students develop a personal connection to local farms.

This spring the Community Alliance with Family Farmers, known as CAFF, is offering ten...

EUREKA - It's the 125th Anniversary of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, and clubs here on the north coast are celebrating it’s history.

The General Federation is an international women’s organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through community service. The federation has had a major impact on history from the "Women's crusade for...

NORTH COAST - New buses are coming to Southern Humboldt, starting Friday.

The Humboldt Transit Authority recently received two new freight liner buses; that are currently getting upgrades. The buses will be equipped with GPS systems to help on time performance and provide information to riders by text message, plus, they'll have wifi. By the end of the month, a third bus will be added...

Guide Dogs for the Blind provides dog for blind and vision-impaired people.  Now, a McKinleyville family has a Golden Labrador puppy to be trained to become a guide dog.  "Spirit" is the puppy's name and we are following its growth and new life with our weekly feature "Puppy with a Purpose."  You'll have a chance to watch Spirit prepare for the big job ahead.  For the next 14 months, we'll be...

NORTH COAST - Pacific Fisheries Management Council has approved the dates for the salmon fishing season for 2015. It will now go to the National Marine Fisheries Service for approval by May 1st.

Good salmon returns are predicted in most areas up and down the coast. Officials say there will be nice opportunities for everyone and conservation goals will also be met,

An...