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EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors are expected to adopt the $319 million budget at Tuesday's meeting.

The budget saw a last minute increase of $400, this month in one time revenue from the state, bringing the budget up from just over $318 million to $319 million. That $400,000 will be split to cover some departmental one-time funding requests.

The supervisors will...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has identified the victim in Friday's fatal early morning crash as Bridgette Bailey, 31, of Eureka.

Bailey was driving a 1995 ford contour north on Highway 101 near Cole Avenue around 1:30 a.m. when she lost control of the vehicle. Witnesses say Bailey was driving between 80 t0 100 mph before the car rolled into the southbound lanes. Bailey...

FORTUNA- Follow the magic to the Redwood Coast. That's the new catch phrase for Humboldt County. It's part of a new marketing campaign launched back in April.

On Tuesday a representative with the Humboldt Lodging Alliance and the Humboldt Visitors Bureau spoke to Fortuna businesses about how they can get in on the new campaign. The bureau says they are taking a bold step this year,...

ARCATA - The city of Arcata will have it’s first of six scoping meetings Tuesday, to update it’s Local Coastal Program.

The program was last updated in 1989. The city will address current coastal risks and hazards. They'll also discuss ideas to re-zone the Samoa Business and Creamery Districts. The industrial-zoned areas are either vacant or under-utilized. The city hopes to transition...

FORTUNA- The Fortuna Fire Protection District is planning for the next twenty years and needs the community's help to determine the path of the future.

Tuesday night the fire department is hosting a public meeting on its 20-year strategic plan. At the meeting, the district will discuss it's priorities, including a fire prevention program, increasing recruitment and retention, as well as...

ARCATA - The farm-to-table movement is becoming widespread across the north coast, while the city of Arcata prides itself in producing and eating food locally.

"Well here locally we're super lucky because we do have a lot of people that are really committed to buying local and supporting our local farmers," said Michelle Wyler, Community Alliance of Family Farmers Regional Manager,...

WESTHAVEN- After concerns over land use designation and the possibility of commercial businesses in their rural neighborhood, Westhaven residents say they’re feeling confident following Monday’s meeting with the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors and the Planning Commission.

Westhaven Resident, Jennifer Knight said, "The Village Center would allow say junk yards and that's not...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- With school out and summer here, dozens of kids camps are now underway across Humboldt County. The Moonstone Beach Summer Surf Camp kicked off Monday with dozens of kids hitting the water and hanging ten.

"It's a good experience and it’s a challenge and I always like a good challenge," said 9-year-old, Felix Koerner.

Jeffrey Steinkamp, a former state lifeguard...