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EUREKA - St. Joseph Health Medical Group, formerly Humboldt Medical Specialists is welcoming a new physician to their organization.

Dr. Igor Abolnik has over 27 years of experience and specializes in infectious diseases. He’ll work directly with patients and their families to create healthcare treatment plans specific to their needs and goals.

Abolnik received his medical degree...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 23:25

EUREKA - CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates, held an open house Friday to bring in new advocates and volunteers.

The open house ran from 12-1:30 PM and allowed volunteers to learn about what it takes to become an advocate, including the application and training processes.

Volunteer Sally Lippett Houston says, she’s always been a mentor to children throughout her life, and...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 17:26

EUREKA - A man is in jail after the victim he allegedly robbed noticed his missing items being sold on Craigslist.

Police arrested 30-year-old Anthony Joseph Holberg on Thursday after setting up a sting operation.

The victim notified police that he had seen his stolen property being sold for money online. EPD then agreed to meet the ‘seller,’ which was Holberg, with the victim....

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 17:24

EUREKA-Human trafficking also know as modern day slavery is an illegal multi-billion dollar industry happening right here in our own backyards, and students at St. Bernard's Academy are among the first in the state of California who participated in the Prevention Project for six weeks to learn about the dangers and signs. WATCH NOW. 

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 17:23

EUREKA - One week after fire destroyed half of the Eureka Ice and Cold Storage Building, we took a closer look at one of the lesser known tools used to fight that fire.

Chief Bill Gillespie Described Fire Boat One as a vital resource in handling last Friday’s incident.

The call came in at 1:00a.m., and the crew moved 3,000 gallons of water a minute for about three hours to aid...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 17:01

EUREKA - The North Coast has been hit hard by recent storms leaving some of the most vulnerable out in the cold. One local non profit continues its work towards establishing a tiny house village to help people transition from homelessness.

Affordable Homeless Housing Alternatives or AHHA began work on the concept two years ago. Now they're building three units at Blue Ox Millworks....

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 16:59

EUREKA – Yesterday morning, the Eureka Police Department received a call regarding a possible mass shooting that was to take place at Eureka High School. The call surfaced, creating a call of urgency and making it’s way through social media.

Students and families expressed concern, as Police Chief Andrew Mills says that there was no need for concern, as there was no the threat.

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Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 16:49

EUREKA- This year's Eureka Crab Celebration has been canceled due to the commercial crab industry on the west coast being put on hold.

As we mentioned before, crabbers have been on strike since they have not reached an acceptable price agreement with Pacific Group.

All of the event components that include the crab crawl, festival, crab movie, and run will not happen. Sponsors of...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 15:23