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EUREKA- Eureka Senior High School students got a firsthand look at the dangers of drinking and driving during the “Every 15 Minutes Program.”

The Public Information Officer of the California Highway Patrol, Matt Harvey said, ”The reality is that it’s very traumatic, it’s horrible, the results of reckless and distracted driving impacts a community in a major way.”

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EUREKA- The public will have a chance to weigh in Tuesday night on a project that's been sparking some debate among environmental groups. The Klamath National Forest's “Westside Recovery Project” is meant to reduce public safety hazards following last year’s fire season in Klamath. More than 20,000 acres of national forest may be logged and new roads could be built in the area by the beginning...

EUREKA- Protesters are demonstrating outside the Eureka Rehabilitation and Wellness Center during the daytime indefinitely, accusing the center of negligence that led to their family member’s death.

Eureka resident Pamela Walsh died Sunday at the age of 91.  Her family says she had a hip replacement on March 24that Mad River Hospital, then was transferred to the Eureka...

MANILA- Caltrans and Humboldt County Public Works officials are asking for your input as they search for ways to make State Route 255 in Manila more accommodating for non-motorized transportation.

The agencies will hold a public meeting on Wednesday night to find out what alternatives, if any, the community wants to see.  Options range from one to three miles in length and include bike...

EUREKA - A manager at an apartment complex in Eureka was arrested after law enforcement found a large amount of illegal drugs and alleged evidence of sales.

Taken into custody was 41-year old Tasha Jantz.  Monday morning just after 7, the Humboldt County Drug Task Force along with EPD’S POP Team served a search warrant near the 800 block of H Street after public complaints of drug...

DEL NORTE- The California Highway Patrol says slick roadways caused a crash this morning in Del Norte County, sending two to the hospital.

The collision happened on Highway 199 near Slant Bridge around 11:40. The driver, a 18 year old Samantha Lopes from Grants Pass, Oregon lost control of her 2006 Chevy Impala. The vehicle traveled 100 feet down an embankment hitting two trees.

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EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors has a long list of items on Tuesday's agenda, after having last week off.

On the consent calendar, the county is moving forward to address the lack of staffing in the Mental Health Branch. the supervisors plan to appoint Raja Dutta as Chief of Inpatient Psychiatry at Sempervirens. He was recruited by Traditions Behavioral Health.

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Myers Flat - A Myers Flat man wanted by authorities for alleged assault with a deadly weapon is now in custody.

Just before 8 last night, 46-year-old James Bull allegedly got into an argument with his neighbor on the 10-thousand block of Dyerville Loop Road. The victim said Bull threw an object at the victim’s vehicle, breaking the windshield. He then pulled out a firearm.

Bull...