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TRINIDAD- Over a week since it started, and the Cove Fire in Trinidad continues to smolder. Now, the Bureau of Land Management says it's human caused.

The blaze is burning on Pewetole Island, between Trinidad State Beach and College Cove.

It started last Thursday, as a 20 by 20 foot fire. After Cal Fire conducted a helicopter bucket drop to put it out, the fire flared up again...

Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 18:49

KLAMATH- In an effort to keep the river clean, the Klamath Tribal Water Quality Consortium is asking for public feedback. 

The deadline for submitting comments is Sunday. Community members can call or send an email. The Consortium was created to help solve any water quality problems that may occur. Five leaders of local Tribal environmental departments make up the group. They also...

Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 18:48

EUREKA- A local woman is being honored for her leadership in the community.

Libby Maynard was selected by the NOR-CAN Award Committee as the 2016 non-profit leader of the year, after community members nominated her. She is the co-founder and executive director for the Ink People Center for the Arts. The non-profit has been able to foster hundreds of community projects throughout...

Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 18:41

EUREKA - A member of Humboldt Bay Fire recently became one of only a few locals to complete an elite training program.

Battalion Chief Chris Emmons graduated from the National Fire Academy’s four year Executive Fire Officer Program. Senior fire officials from around the world worked together to develop leadership skills, reduce risk, and improve emergency management. Emmons hopes his...

Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 17:02

BAYSIDE – Humboldt Unitarian Universalist Fellowship & Humboldt Folklife Society are sponsoring a benefit fundraiser with dinner and dancing in hopes of raising money to support the victims affected by the Louisiana flood. $25.00 dollars will get you into the event, while kids under the age of 12 are free. The event is held this Saturday at Bayside California as proceeds will be going to...

Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 17:02
ARCATA – Humboldt State University commemorates national celebration, United States' Constitution Day by allowing students and members in the community to take the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ Naturalization Test.
Humboldt State Historian and Lecturer Paul Geck and professor Joice Chang lead the presentation with talks of immigration, citizenship,...
Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 17:02
EUREKA – Grant Elementary School gets a surprise visit from the Humboldt State University’s basketball team.
“What we try to do is these clinics out here on Friday afternoons with these kids and teach them not just skills, as far as in basketball, but what they need to be doing inside the classroom so that they can go on to college someday and have great...
Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 17:02

HUMBOLDT BAY - A proposed expansion of oyster farming in Humboldt Bay, and tribes and conservation groups are sounding off.

Coast Seafoods proposed a tripling of its oyster farming operation to 900+ acres. As expansion plans moved forward over the last year and a half, Wiyot Tribal officials worked with the Harbor District and the company to protect the bay’s eelgrass beds used for...

Post date: Fri, 09/16/2016 - 16:57