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LAYTONVILLE - A 19-year old  man is in jail after allegedly stabbing two Laytonville residents to death. Two other adult siblings were also stabbed and flown to a Redding hospital with life threatening injuries. 52-year old Coleman Palmieri and his 17-year old son, Teo were pronounced dead on scene.

Taken into custody was 19-year old Talen Barton. According to law enforcement, Barton...

EUREKA - Two Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies were promoted to Sergeant and have received new assignments.

Greg Allen from Eureka has been in law enforcement for twenty-one years. He was a correctional officer, worked with HSU Police and was a parole agent for the State of California. He is assigned to the Eureka office.

Tony Gomes from Loleta, will be assigned to the Willow...

EASTERN HUMBOLDT - The Yurok Tribe is sending a strong message that illegal marijuana grows are not welcome.

Officials say they eradicated around 43,000 plants mostly in Eastern Humboldt that were on or near the reservation. Nineteen  of the twenty-two  grow sites were being operated by non-tribal members.

Yurok authorities were assisted by the California National Guard Counter...

FORTUNA- Just before his senior year of high school, a car crash left Ryan Stootz with brain damage. But with the help of reaching for independence, he is now an advocate for persons with disabilities.

"I just hope everyone here learns so they're not so judgmental on disabled people," Stootz said.

Stootz told his story to the Fortuna Chamber of Commerce Friday.

The...

FORTUNA- A motorcyclist sustained major injuries Sunday night in a DUI crash on Loop Road in Fortuna.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. the California Highway Patrol says 24 year old Nathan Nyberg of Fortuna was driving his motorcycle southbound on loop round, south of strawberry lane at an unsafe speed. Nyberg's motorcycle overturned at a sharp left curve in the road. He was ejected and...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors is addressing safety concerns at area airports following a Grand Jury report published in May.

On Tuesday the board will review staff responses to the Grand Jury's findings and recommendations. In May the jury found Humboldt County airports had deferred maintenance issues that impacted operational safety, including discrepancies...

FORTUNA - It was an action packed week in Fortuna with more than 8,000 people attending the rodeo. 

On Friday, a crowd of about 3,700 showed up for Motorsports night. It featured extreme quad riding by X-Games champion Colten Moore and freestyle motorcycle jumping. Approximately 5,000 people attended on Saturday, which is a 50% increase from the previous year. Plus the junior rodeo...

EUREKA - Tipped over and vandalized portable bathrooms in Eureka are being removed from the Palco Marsh just weeks after being placed.

Monday morning the B&B’s near the Bayshore Mall and West Del Norte Street were stood up and the areas sanitized. The B&B’s were installed July 1st to address environmental concerns surrounding the lack of restroom accessibility for...