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NORTH COAST- A man is arrested after allegedly climbing a tower at a power plant in Samoa.  Power is restored to homes in Orleans following an outage from Friday night.  In addition, the 38th annual Holiday Craft Bazaar is held at the Adorni Center in Eureka.  Also in Eureka, the 2nd annual Eureka Main Street Snowball Drop is held and the Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place at the Eureka Inn.  ...

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

On Thursday, 12-04-2014, at about 8:35 PM, the Ashland Police Department sent information to the Sheriff’s Office regarding two runaway female juveniles from Ashland, Or.  The female juveniles were reported to have traveled to Humboldt County with a male subject named Andrew Thibert.  They were reported to be traveling in...

ORLEANS - Driving wind and rain caused a power outage in Orleans this evening.

Around 6:25 pm near the corner of Ishy Pishy Road and Highway 96, several trees came down taking power wires with them. Around 20 people lost electricity along with folks at sandy ranch. PG&E was on the scene around 8:45. No timetable was been given when repairs would be finished.

Southern Humboldt - It’s big news. Caltrans has temporarily halted plans for widening the Highway 101 project in Richardson Grove State Park.

Conservation groups and local residents dismissed a lawsuit they filed last July in exchange for Caltrans abandoning the project approvals and agreeing to restart the environmental review process if they want to continue to move forward. Officials...

NORTH COAST - Oregon police are asking the public to help in locating two runaway teens who may be coming to the North Coas. : 17-year old Hannah Thomas-Gardner and 15-year old Sylvia Davis.were both reported missing from the Ashland area. Thomas-Gardner’s car was found abandoned in Redding. Davis is thought to be traveling with 19-year old Andrew Thibert.

A relative of Davis called...

KORBEL- One hundred six North Coast workers will lose their jobs in the beginning of February.

The Senior Vice President of California Operations for Green Diamond Resource Company, Neal Ewald, says the Redwood Lumber Industry is not what it used to be.

"I would guess probably half of the volume has gone away from 30 years ago to today, so the employment and the sawmilling...

EUREKA- A Kinetic Museum will be opening in Eureka this Spring. On Saturday, the kick-off event for the museum will be held.  The new Kinetic Museum is located at 110 3rd Street, Unit G (for Glory). 

The Kinetic Grand Championship has been held the lat 46 years in Humboldt County.  The three day race consists of human powered all-terrain artwork and is held every Memorial Day...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Bomb Squad was called to detonate a possible explosive on Thursday.

At about 3:45 p.m. in the afternoon, the Eureka Police Department received a call that a Eureka resident found a rusted military shell at a construction site in Arcata and drove it back to his home on the 300 block of Glen Street.  The disposal team responded, and transported the device to...