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KLAMATH- Although it's called the Klamath Salmon Festival, there won't be any salmon served. But, the event will still go on and feature plenty festivities. 

The festival takes place on Saturday, and is put on by the Yurok Tribe. The reason for the record low fish shortage was due to poor management practices; a lot of Chinook and Coho salmon died from a deadly parasite as well. The...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 17:37

CUTTEN - Cutten officially has a new playground at Redwood Fields, after the ribbon cutting ceremony Friday afternoon.

The new structure has slides, monkey bars, and there's even a massive netting structure for some of the more intrepid climbers. 

"I thought that was important when we built Redwood Fields and the soccer and football fields, and the baseball fields, it was...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 15:56

EUREKA - World Photography Day on Friday is also fittingly the last day of the Humboldt Photography Exhbition at Redwood Art Association.

The eight-year-old show is the largest, judged, photography only show in the county. It is only open to Humboldt County residents and is judged by people from outside of the area so that it is completely anonymous.

This year there were 110...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 15:47

NORTH COAST - The next time you're camping and think tossing food to the birds is good idea. Think again. Experts say it’s affecting the wildlife ecosystem and is even putting one of our native seabirds in jeopardy. 

Marbled murrelets are a native north coast seabird that feeds out on the ocean and nest on the branches of old growth trees. However researchers have found that their eggs...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 14:02

HAYFORK- A Blue Lake man was one of four people arrested in Hayfork, following the discovery of explosives and over a hundred guns. 

Last Friday, Trinity County Narcotics Task Force, CHP, and the US Forest Service served a search warrant on Claborn property. Two pipe bombs were found that had to be detonated by the Shasta County Bomb Squad. Officials also located 119 firearms, $38,000...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 12:31

RIO DELL - The nomination period for open seats on the Rio Dell City Council has closed and three candidates have been established for two vacant seats.

The two candidates receiving the most votes will be sworn in January of 2017 and serve a 4-year term.

Business owner, Susan Strahan, General Contractor, Bryan Richter and incumbent, Frank Wilson have all qualified for the...

Post date: Thu, 08/18/2016 - 21:35

MCKINLEYVILLE - The man who opened fire at a McKinleyville apartment complex Wednesday is dead.

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Post date: Thu, 08/18/2016 - 19:00

EUREKA- The restraining order bid against Marcia Kitchen, a suspect in the fatal Fortuna hit and run, has been dropped.

A hearing was held Wednesday afternoon at the Humboldt County Courthouse. Joseph and Marcia Kitchen are the parents of Kiya Kitchen, one of the two teen girls killed on the July 12 hit and run. Joseph filed a request for a domestic violence restraining order claiming...

Post date: Thu, 08/18/2016 - 17:52