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GARBERVILLE - A Southern Humboldt man on probation was arrested after: law enforcement found him in possession of heroin. Taken into custody was 25-year old Michael Anthony Wade.

A Sheriff’s Office Sergeant observed Wade on a bicycle near the Lone Pine Motel on Redwood Drive in Garberville. He knew the suspect was on probation with a search clause. When that search was conducted, around...

EUREKA - Emergency personnel responded to a suspicious car fire in Eureka

Just before 10 Wednesday evening, Eureka Police and Humboldt Bay Fire were called to Hawthorne and A Streets.

The fire started after a flammable object was allegedly placed in the car’s gas tank. Firefighters quickly put out the fire. One man was detained and questioned. No word on whether an arrest has...


EUREKA- Some North Coast residents did some last minute tax filing on Tax Day.

Benjamin Franklin once said that two things are certain in life, death and taxes.  However, another guarantee is tax penalties and interest for filing your tax returns too late if you owe the IRS money.  Those penalties that increase with time.

"I have seen these penalties add up to thousands of...


EUREKA- Twenty-seven transient people wanted for a variety of crimes are now in custody after the Eureka Police Department and 11 other law enforcement agencies and City Departments conducted an enforcement operation in the Greenbelt area behind Bayshore Mall.

Officials searched nearly 100 tents and structures from behind the mall to the foot of Del Norte Street on Wednesday, looking...

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NORTH COAST- Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay is in its second week of annual training. We got an inside look on how the air and boat station collaborate for evaluations.  

Coast guard pilots, flights mechanics and swimmers are evaluated on rescue operations with help from the boat station in Samoa.

“What we do initially is establish communications with the helicopter and they...


Every Monday night, people gather at the Moose Lodge for the weekly Friendship Club.  It is an evening of dancing and conversation for people over 50.  That is the only age requirement.  People who go there say it is an example of what has happened to social media these days, and the need we all have to converse directly with one another.  The club is open to all with a $4 admission charge and...

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ARCATA - The 20th Anniversary of Godwit Days, kicked off Wednesday morning at the Arcata Community Center. 

With the theme, Warm Up Wednesday, Godwit participants were just warming up their binoculars for the first of five days in birding. The event celebrates the marbled godwit and other bird species that are migrating in the area. The day began with a field tour by 20 year...

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ARCATA - the official ground breaking of Arcata’s Foster Avenue and Rails with Trails projects took place at Shay Park Wednesday afternoon. 

The ceremony began with a few words from Mayor Winkler and Public Works Director, Doby Class, noting that the project is almost 40 years in the making. City councilmembers then dug in their shovels for a moment of celebration. Foster Avenue will be...