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FERNDALE - Every time we go to the grocery store to pick up milk, cheese or ice cream, we seldom think about what it takes to bring that product to market. We consume it with enjoyment but never realize how much plain hard work it takes to get to our table.

At 1:30 am every day Francisco Contreras is on his way to Ferndale from Eureka. There’s not many people out this time of night in...

The man accused of robbing two Eureka banks pled guilty to the crimes Monday in court.

 

Benaiah Stephen Tabbytite pled guilty to robbing U.S. bank on April 23 and Coast Central Credit Union in the Bayshore Mall on April 28.

 

Tabbytite also attempted to escape while in custody at St. Joseph hospital for self-inflicted injuries. He was sentenced to a total of 8...

EUREKA- Students from Toddy Thomas Middle School are thinking outside the box, having created new and sustainable ideas in transportation.

It was all for the Garrett Morgan Project, a nationwide competition through the Mineta Transportation Institute at San Jose State University. Nine other U.S. schools took part, creating sustainable transportation concepts to present to a panel via...

ARCATA - The city of Arcata held it’s first of three, budget study sessions Monday, to look at ways to cut costs and raise reserves. 

The city says, the budget is slightly under last years by a few million dollars and proposed changes would avoid structure deficits. The city is anticipating property tax revenue to increase by more than $500,000, while the city’s proposed reorganization...

EUREKA- Zane Middle School says student and staff safety is the number one priority after a mountain lion was spotted near the north end of the school over the weekend.

The principal says she received a call Sunday night from the Eureka Police Department saying a resident in the area saw the animal. The school sent out an auto message to families and extra security was in place Monday...

ARCATA - One person has been arrested in connection to a fatal home invasion robbery Saturday in Arcata.

28-year-old Kimberly Lyn Steele of Samoa was arrested Sunday in connection to the shooting death of 38-year-old Trevor Mark Harrison of Arcata. He was shot at the 2000 block of Eastern Avenue, Saturday night. Harrison later died at Mad River Community Hospital.

Arcata Police...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The 23rd Annual Letter Carriers Food Drive in Humboldt County was a huge success collecting a record number of food this year.

Food for People in Eureka says so far, more than 40,000 pounds of food has been tallied and over 25,000 of that is from Eureka alone.

On Saturday, letter carriers collected blue bags with canned goods from residential mailboxes...

HOOPA- Fire crews in the Hoopa Valley contained a fire Monday that burned nearly seven acres and destroyed a home.

CAL FIRE was called in to help battle the blaze around seven Sunday night. It started as a structure fire near mile marker 12.15 on Highway 96 near Firehouse Road. CAL FIRE aided crews from Hoopa and Willow Creek with two engines and two crews. Resources fought the blaze...