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DEL NORTE COUNTY- Del Norte County residents have a chance to hear from local candidates running in the November election.

The Del Norte Tea Party Patriots is hosting an open forum- each candidate attending will be given time to speak.  Community members will also be able to ask questions. It's a chance to learn about propositions as well. Former Sheriff Dean Wilson will be moderating...

Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 17:36

EUREKA – Humboldt Bay crews responded to a structure fire Wednesday afternoon on Humboldt Hill.

The call came in at around four located at a home on the 1000 block of Fisher Lane.


It appears items in one of the bedrooms started the fire.


No one was at the residence when crews arrived on scene.


Fire fighters were able to limit the damage to...

Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 17:08

EUREKA – Caltrans is encouraging locals in the community to be safe while driving in the first big storm of the year.

Caltrans says that it is advised to drive safe through really heavy rain pour. Pedestrians and bicyclist are encouraged to avoid heavy traffic flow during these times. Caltrans are prepared for storms with crews ready to respond to crisis due to dense rainfall.


Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 17:08

CRESCENT CITY – Over 200 cases of active landslides on a 4-mile sector of US HWY 101.

Del Norte County, between Wilson Creek and Crescent City are targeted by such actions.

Local united groups are taking efforts towards alternatives for the 9-mile expanse.

Caltrans District 1 leads the Last Chance Grade project with studies of alternate routes, and factors leading to...

Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 17:05

EUREKA - Cory Crnich of the Eureka Police has served as the old town beat officer since May and enjoys a unique perspective of the neighborhood. He patrols by bike.

Officer Crnich started bike patrols after training at Humboldt State University in safety and enforcement techniques. Crnich spends most of his time enforcing camping and open container laws and working theft cases.


Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 16:46

EUREKA - Maxx Robison appeared in court. He is accused of killing 19-year-old Rhianna McKenzie.

The court was scheduled to set a preliminary hearing date in the case. Robison’s attorney requested more time to go over discovery information with the client.

Robison has pled not guilty to murder charges stemming from a shooting at Iowa and McCullens in Eureka on June 30th...

Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 16:31

EUREKA - Another structure fire broke out in a vacant old town building. It's the fifth time this year at the same location.

Eureka Police had already removed three occupants from this building at 2nd and A Streets when Humboldt Bay Fire engines arrived around 8:40 this morning. It took crews fifteen minutes to extinguish two interior fires burning in the same room.  No injuries were...

Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 16:28

Storm season is arriving and the City of Eureka is telling residents to prepare. 

Free sandbags and sand are available to Eureka residents who may experience flooding during the upcoming storms. The sand and bags can be picked up from the corporation yard at 945 W. 14th Street, at any time from Monday through Sunday. Shovels are provided during the day but the city advises...

Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 16:16