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ARCATA - Arcata is moving forward with regulating medical marijuana in the city.

The software company BioTrackTHC held a community outreach meeting Friday to teach commercial cannabis activity permit holders about tracking inventory. In March the city council agreed that all Arcata permit holders will be required to use the BioTrackTHC system and database. Businesses can track...

Post date: Fri, 07/15/2016 - 13:56

FORTUNA - The California Highway Patrol has determined a main suspect in the Fortuna hit-and-run that killed two 14-year-old girls. But they say no arrest has been made and in fact they have no idea where the person is.   

Just after 9:00 Tuesday night, two teens were skateboarding on Eel River Drive when they were struck with a 2015 Grey Jeep Wrangler. One girl was pronounced dead at...

Post date: Fri, 07/15/2016 - 13:49

TRINITY COUNTY - A K-9 officer working with C.A.M.P. deputies at a remote illegal marijuana grown in Trinity County is stabbed trying to apprehend a suspect.

Around 7 am Wednesday, K-9 Johnny entered the grow site with his handler when multiple suspects began to flee the scene. Johnny was able to apprehend one suspect, Clemente Lopez from Mexico who was detained. A 2nd...

Post date: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 21:00

NORTH COAST - Fire restrictions for all Six Rivers National Forest areas go into effect Friday. Officials say the limitations help lessen the potential for wildfire. While lightning fires are the number one cause, human behavior through campfires, careless smokers or from vehicles is preventable.

Campfires will be limited to developed recreational or fire-safe sites. Free campfire...

Post date: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 20:53

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT - A Garberville woman is transported to the hospital after a solo vehicle crash in Southern Humboldt.

The California Highway Patrol reports that Wednesday night around 10:30, 45-year old Ericka Dickinson was traveling on Highway 101 north of the Dean Creek exit when for unknown reasons she lost control and flipped her vehicle on its side. 

Dickinson sustained...

Post date: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 20:47

FORTUNA - The suspect has been identified in the Fortuna hit-and-run that killed two 14-year-old girls Tuesday night but has not been arrested. The suspect vehicle was also recovered from a residence just one mile away from the collision.

Just after 9:00 on Tuesday night a driver struck and killed two 14-year-old girls while they were skateboarding on Eel River Drive and then fled the...

Post date: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 18:48

SISKIYOU COUNTY - The Environmental Protection Information Center or EPIC recently came back from a rally in the Klamath National Forest.

Twenty people gathered at the Grider Creek Campground to protest the Westside Fire Recovery Project, a massive clear-cut timber sale. EPIC says the ecological impacts of the project are dire. They say the timber sale will kill more than 100 northern...

Post date: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 18:40

EUREKA- The California Public Utilities Commission is inviting the community to their hearing regarding telephone connection issues and Lifeline services for low-income residents.

The CPUC wants to hear experiences with phone reliability. They say during emergencies and disasters, local phone connections are critical. Sometimes it may be difficult for low income households to also...

Post date: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 17:40