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EUREKA- Members of the Yurok Tribe came before the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors Tuesday detailing their efforts in Operation Yurok.

The tribe worked this summer to eradicate large-scale, illegal marijuana grows within the reservation’s jurisdiction.

At the meeting, the Yurok Tribe’s Executive Director Troy Fletcher showed photos of the grow sites tribal law enforcement...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors moved forward on an ordinance to limit campaign financing in a 4-1 vote Tuesday.

The board moved to approve limiting campaign contributions in all Humboldt County elections to $1,500 per donor, per election cycle. The ordinance is modeled after a similar initiative in Sonoma County intended to help ensure that no candidate is influenced...

FORTUNA- Since the early 80's some low level offenders have been putting in their time outside of the Humboldt County Jail. Then the Sheriff's Work Alternative Program was created to decrease the jails population and give back to the community.

Today swap participants were out at the Humboldt County Sheriff's Farm, more than fifty acres of leased land surrounding the Rohnerville Airport...

ARCATA- The Arcata Police Department is looking for a suspect who led police on a high speed pursuit, crashed his mustang and allegedly jumped out his window and fled.

According to the department, an officer attempted to stop Wade Harris at the Town and Country Trailer Park around 3:30 a.m.

Harris allegedly took off from Guintoli lane and onto Highway 299. At the south bound 101...

EUREKA - Measure R is a highly debated topic and it will appear before voters in November.

Eureka City Council Candidates for the 3 and 5 ward weighed in on the topic Monday at a community forum. Their stances on the issue are split right down the middle.

In the 3 ward, incumbent Mike Newman opposes Measure R saying the issue needs to be addressed at a higher level, while...

SAMOA - A couple dealing with some health issues got an unexpected hand when the Samoa Volunteer Fire Department helped them with a big life change.

“Three years ago this month I had open heart, triple bypass surgery you know I’m still trying to do stuff I shouldn't,” Matthew Winney said.

Winney, a long-time Samoa resident, has health issues that sometimes makes it difficult to...

The following is from the Eureka Police Department:

On Sunday, at approximately 7:40 AM, Eureka Police Department officers responded to a citizen’s report of a kidnapping of a 13-year-old female at 6th and J Streets, Eureka.

After conducting an exhaustive follow-up investigation, EPD detectives have determined the witness is unreliable.

As of the time of this update, no...

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

On Monday, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Deputies drove to an address in the 1200 block of Vista Drive, Eureka to look for Dustin Whitten,. Whitten is wanted on two “No Bail” felony arrest warrants for possession of a controlled substance. When deputies arrived at the address where Whitten is...

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