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FIELDBROOK- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Department has charged a 29-year-old Lucerne man with two counts of homicide following a shooting in Fieldbrook that killed a man and woman.

Jason Michael Arreaga was arrested early Thursday morning and booked into the Humboldt County Jail. He is being held on one million dollars bail.

The victims, Angel Robin Tully, 37, and Harley Wayne...

EUREKA - Current business owners and aspiring start-ups gathered Wednesday night for the Humboldt Business Challenge kick-off event.

The program hopes to encourage new business entrepreneurs and help expand existing businesses through networking and competition. Wednesday night’s event at the Wharfinger Building launched the three stage competition in which businesses will first present...

TRINIDAD – It’s back to school for students in Trinidad. The elementary school held a ribbon cutting Thursday, opening up the facility after months of construction.

Work on the school began three months ago to modernize outdated buildings. Plans for the remodel were in motion for nearly two and a half years. The school secured the funding for the project from the community through a...

FORTUNA- Flooding from Rohner Creek has plagued Fortuna for decades, but a city project intends to change that.

“It was first identified in the city's 1983 storm drain master plan to alleviate flooding in the downtown,” said Merritt Perry, Rohner Creek Flood Control and Habitat Improvement Project director. “Right now there's approximately 50 properties that experience flooding as well...

FERNDALE- Starting next week, Caltrans will be repaving Main Street in Ferndale.  One business co-owner on Main Street is worried construction will harm business.

The almost $750,000 paving project will be between the intersection of Ocean Street and Main Street and the intersection of Main Street Market Street.  The purpose of the project is to improve the safety and appearance of Main...

FERNDALE- Officials with the Ferndale Community Health Center held a celebration in front of the new open-door clinic on Thursday, showing appreciation for the community support that made the opening possible.

"Open door community health center is a non-profit organization that is basically a break-even organization.  And without the support of the community's funding, we would not have...

EUREKA- On Thursday, Citizens in Support of Eureka City Schools demonstrated its approval of a measure on the November Ballot in Eureka, which would give Eureka City Schools nearly $50 million.

"We're talking about basic infrastructure improvements.  For example, the water line that feeds into the gymnasium, directly across the street, could break any minute.  We're talking about...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Wednesday, at approximately 5:07 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding shots fired and a deceased female at a residence in the 4400 block of Fieldbrook Road, Fieldbrook. Deputies and medical personnel were dispatched to the scene. While deputies were enroute the Sheriff’s Office received...

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