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The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Saturday, the Humboldt County Coroner’s Office conducted an autopsy on the deceased body located off US 101 near Alderpoint Road, Garberville. The autopsy revealed...

LOLETA – The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a suspected drug dealer who led them on a high-speed chase last Thursday. This image captured from surveillance footage at Bear River Casino shows the man wanted by authorities.

On October 16, a citizen who observed a drug deal between two motorcyclists near the casino flagged a sheriff’s deputy down...

EUREKA– A Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy apprehended a wanted felon after the man jumped from his moving truck in the Eureka Mall trying to avoid law enforcement.

Arrested was 39-year-old Steven Stolberg from Eureka. Authorities recognized Stolberg as having a no-bail felony warrant for his arrest and initiated a traffic stop. The suspect drove into the WINCO parking lot then leaped...

SHELTER COVE- A 32-year-old man is dead after being shot by a 48-year-old woman in Shelter Cove on Sunday. Lt. Steve Knight with the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office said the shooting appears to have been in self defense. No charges have been filed.

The man who was killed allegedly assaulted the shooter and another 43-year-old woman at the home. 

Ethan Loren Stroud has been...

ARCATA- A bullet hit an Arcata home Sunday night, authorities said the shots were fired by a neighbor who was shooting at a deer.

According to Sgt. Det. Todd Dokweiler, shots were heard in the area of Park Avenue near Redwood Park around 6:20 p.m. Dokweiler said a bullet struck and entered a home on the 600 block of Park Avenue. No one was injured.

Officers responded to the scene...

CARLOTTA - California Highway Patrol responded to a vehicle over the embankment around 11 a.m. Monday. The incident occurred on Highway 36 east of Carlotta.

The male driver reportedly drove his 2003 Hyundai Elantra about 100 feet off the roadway. It is unknown why he crashed. He was able to walk back up to the roadway and get help.

CHP had to shut down the roadway for about a...

WILLOW CREEK - The case of a Willow Creek murder was brought to the courthouse again Monday, after one suspect was acquitted the week before.

Limmie Curry III was seen in court for a hearing for his case. Curry is one of two suspects in the killing of William Billie Reid.

The murder occurred in 2010 at a marijuana grow off Highway 299.

Both suspects were accused of...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors is facing a lawsuit alleging the group violated the Brown Act on three separate occasions.

At the supervisor’s afternoon session on October 14, Fortuna resident Janelle Egger delivered a court summons to supervisor Rex Bohn during the public comment portion of the meeting.

Egger filed a writ of mandate against the county alleging...

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