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DEL NORTE COUNTY- A Del Norte County man wanted for reportedly shooting and injuring another man back in June is arrested. Deputies with the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office took 47 year old Briton Mode into custody Wednesday night, at a residence on Kings Valley Road. 
 
The shooting happened about a month ago, after an argument broke out at a home in Fort Dick...

Brookings - The city of Brookings wants the public's help in shaping a transportation system plan or TSP. Brookings residents are invited to an open house on July 10th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. and the Chetco Community Public Library. There the project will be introduced and a slide show along with interactive stations set up to allow input for the different components of the future...

Burr Valley - Two are arrested after police serve a search warrant off of Highway 36 in Burr Valley near Bridgeville.

Sheriff’s deputies arrested 51 year old Jean Marie Gaddy and 53 year old Robert Blaine Gilcrease both of Washington. When searching the property, law enforcement found over 1500 growing marijuana plants, nearly $37,000 in cash, 23 pounds of marijuana, 3 ounces of...

RIO DELL- “You really don’t realize how much you lose in a fire until you start going through the ashes,” said Adam Dias, owner of Dias Artistries Gallery and Studio in Rio Dell.

Nearly three weeks ago, Dias began sorting through those ashes after flames engulfed his woodturning studio.

“Woodworkers use fire all of the time to rustify things and make them rustic looking, and an...

RIO DELL- Residents of Rio Dell were able to get fresh produce for free Wednesday as part of Food for People’s Mobile Produce Pantry program. The Mobile Produce Pantry provides low-income families across Humboldt County with free fruits and vegetables.

The program serves more than 1,300 households per year; nearly 100 of those families are in Rio Dell. On Wednesday the mobile pantry was...

RIO DELL- Residential water use in Rio Dell will now be rationed following state orders to stop using water from the eel river.

During a special city hall meeting Tuesday night, city officials instated a stage 3 water emergency plan. In that plan residents will be restricted to 50 gallons of water, per person, per day. Other water restrictions are as follows:

  • Landscape...

WILLITS- The Army Corps of Engineers met with Caltrans on Wednesday, after suspending the permit for the Willits Bypass Project last month. At the meeting, updated requirements for the permit were discussed.  

The Army Corps of Engineers submitted a letter to Caltrans on Tuesday, amending the 2012 permit, which outlines three conditions for lifting the suspension. Caltrans must complete...

EUREKA- This summer, officers with the Eureka Police Department will be on heightened alert for traffic violations that can lead to motorcycle crashes.

Specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operations will be held in July, August and September, in response to more motorcycles being on the road during the drier weather.  During these five hour periods, extra officers will patrol...

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