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Assemblymember Jim Wood comments on state marijuana regulations and what's next for amending AB 243. Humboldt County Board of Supervisors is set to vote on Medical Marijuana Land Use Ordinance on Tuesday. Local 6th grade student to do class project on homeless at the Palco Marsh. Job numbers are out and the unemployment rate is on the rise in Humboldt County. The Evergreen Lodge in Eureka...

American Red Cross volunteers install smoke alarms in McKinleyville while teaching disaster preparedness. Humboldt Bay Fire hosts live fire training in Eureka for Eel River Valley firefighters. Dozens graduate from CR’s CalFire Wildland Firefighter Academy. Day two of Steelhead Days kicks off in Blue Lake with an expo for all ages. Soroptimist International of Eureka hosts their first annual...

EASTERN HUMBOLDT - Yurok Tribal Officials  have declared a state of emergency due to an alarming number of suicides.

Officials say over the last 18-months, 7 tribal members ranging in age from 16 to 32 took their own lives. The tribe is developing a collaborative plan to identify and resolve possible causes. All of the suicides happened near Weitchpec which only has a population of 150...

REDWAY - The Redway Community Services Department has lifted the boil order for those residents in Southern Humboldt.

Due to silted water from heavy rains on the Eel River last weekend, water officials directed residents not to drink any water unless it was boiled or bottled..

Two consecutive samplings 24-hours apart were tested. They showed no issues with contamination. The go-...

ARCATA - An HSU student and football player was taken into custody Thursday night for alleged sexual assault.

25-year old Raul Sierra was named as the suspect. Authorities say the incident took place last November in a campus residence hall with an acquaintance. The declaration from police was after an extensive investigation.

If convicted, Sierra faces not only criminal charges...

EUREKA - For 125 years one of the oldest chambers of commerce in the state has been right here in Humboldt County.

Friday night, the Eureka Chamber of Commerce celebrated that longevity but also the important people that drive the business community.

A packed house at the new Sequoia Conference Center was poised to celebrate business and achievement in the city. They didn’t have...

FORTUNA - On January 21, 2016 at approximately 7:15 PM, the Fortuna Police Department received a call from a resident in the 3400 block of Renner Drive reporting that she had just arrived home and believed that someone had broken into her residence. Officers responded and upon arrival, determined that several items were missing from the residence.

During the investigation, officers were...

NORTH COAST - Local fishermen, get ready, because Humboldt Steelhead Days is back for it's third year.

The event kicks off Friday night with an expo Saturday, and will last two weeks. This time of year is the peak of the steelhead run with the highest concentration of steelhead in the state. Mad River Alliance, California Trout and Trinity Mountain Community and Culture are hosting the...