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SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT- The following is from Garberville CHP:

On Friday, at approximately 4:30 AM,  A 2013 International Pro Star truck tractor, pulling a set of doubles freight trailers, was traveling northbound on US-101, north of Twin Trees Bridge (MPM 6) in Humboldt County.  60 year old Frank Martinoni, of Petaluma, Ca., was the driver of the semi-truck.  For reasons still under...

The bail for 23-year-old attempted murder suspect Silverio Sanchez, the man arrested for allegedly injuring a U.S. Forest Service Officer in March, has been raised to more than $5 million.

When Sanchez was arrested in Eureka on Thursday morning, he was wanted on five other felony and misdemeanor warrants, including rape, kidnapping, drugs and battery. Also on Thursday, a Sheriff’s...

MCKINLEYVILLE- Both elementary schools in McKinleyville will be restructured next school year. The McKinleyville Union School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a plan Wednesday that will have all elementary students attend grades at both Dows Prairie and Morris Elementary.

Although the exact plan has not been decided, Dows Prairie will most likely serve the younger...

EUREKA- Humboldt Bay Fire crews responded to a small fire inside an abandoned building on the 400 block of Broadway Wednesday night. The cause of the fire has not bee determined, but officials believe it is human caused.

The fire broke out just after 10p.m. and was knocked out by the first fire crew to arrive on scene. 

This is the third time the building has caught fire. Kent ...

EUREKA- There are currently three beats for officers with the Eureka Police Department to patrol. Now EPD officials are looking to possibly update those beats.

The police department will hold three neighborhood input meetings this month. The purpose of the meetings is to find out what the top three concerns are for each neighborhood.  The other goal of the meetings is to find out how...

On Thursday morning, an impaired driver drove through a Caltrans work area at the northbound onramp to U.S. Route 101 from Singley Road, causing a worker to be struck by another vehicle. The Caltrans employee was not injured and the driver suffered minor injuries, but accidents that have taken the lives of Caltrans workers over the years was the focus on Thursday for Caltrans Highway Workers...

EUREKA- Washington Elementary School secured just under $1,000 of grant money through the California Parent Teachers Association for encouraging healthy lifestyles among students.

Two thousand dollars of the California PTA Healthy Lifestyles Grant was available. Washington Elementary School PTA officials used the grant money to organize the school’s first ever Otter Olympiad. The event...

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

On Thursday, at approximately 7:00 a.m., a Parole Search and Humboldt County Superior Court Search Warrant were served at the 2500...

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