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MYERS FLAT- Humboldt County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Myers Flat man accused of assaulting his neighbor with the barrel of a firearm.

46 year old James Bull was taken into custody just after 1 p.m. Monday. According to the Sheriff's Office, Bull allegedly shattered the windshield of his neighbor's vehicle on the 100 block of Kelsey Lane in Myers Flat Sunday night. He then pointed a...

EUREKA- A motorcyclist was hospitalized with major injuries on Tuesday after being struck by a vehicle on I Street in Eureka.

It happened around 11:45 a.m. at the intersection of I and Russ Streets. A 43 year old Hoopa man traveling in the middle lane of I Street in a Toyota pick up truck attempted to make a turn left onto Russ street. He struck the motorcyclist, who was traveling in...

EUREKA- Humboldt County Mental Health is ahead of schedule in resolving a staffing shortage brought to light in February.

On Tuesday the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors approved the appointment of Raja Dutta, M.D. as Chief of Inpatient Psychiatry. Dutta was recruited by Traditions Behavioral Health, a firm working with mental health to bolster staffing. The firm has also recruited...

EUREKA- A Eureka man was sent to the hospital after a structure fire Monday afternoon.

Humboldt Bay Fire responded to the 900 block of O Street where an unattended pot of food on the stove caught fire. It was quickly contained but the victim was taken to St. Joseph Hospital because of smoke inhalation. The apartment sustained fire and smoke damage. Two occupants of other apartments were...

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.”

To highlight...

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...