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ARCATA –  One Humboldt State Criminology student dug deep to understand different law enforcement tactics, the stigma in homelessness, and how both parties play apart in rural communities.

Criminal justice major, Tennessee Pancani interned with HACHR, to get a different perspective on how the homeless population impacts the community. from her studies she was able to understand the...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 16:44

EUREKA – HACHR the center for harm reduction will soon offer HIV and hepatitis c testing.

The HIV and Hep C testing program will be starting in late January. 1 Humboldt State Masters in Social Work student took the Hep C and HIV certification course, and testing is expected to be offered every Thursday from 1 to 4. Founder and Executive Director, Brandie Wilson, says that testing is...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 16:41

ARCATA- Police arrested two Sacramento men after robbing a woman at gunpoint in Arcata. 

At 6:30 a.m. Friday, Arcata Police responded to the Super 8 Motel on the 4800 block of Valley West Blvd. A woman was robbed at gunpoint by an acquaintance staying with her in the room, and his two friends. 22-year-old Wesley Nance, 23-year-old Richard Valdez , and a third unidentified individual...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 14:46

WILLITS- A missing woman, who was thought to be in Humboldt County, was found dead. 

Saturday, CHP responded to a solo crash on northbound Highway 101 in Willits.

35-year-old Maria Shelley Young-Falkenberg of Willits was believed to be driving the vehicle. According to a motorist who stopped and asked her for help, she fled on foot and did not want to be contacted by law...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 13:59

TRINIDAD- A vehicle was seen in flames at the Trinidad State Beach parking lot. 

Around 10:30 a.m. Friday, Trinidad Volunteer Fire Department and Cal Fire responded to a van fire. Within minutes, they extinguished the blaze. Officials say nobody had to be transported to the hospital.

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 13:51

ARCATA- Humboldt State University Police are searching for an attempted robbery suspect who injured a man.

At 10:30 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a reported fight in the Campus Apartments parking lot. A vehicle fled the scene and officers conducted a traffic stop on Giuntoli Lane. Officers saw the man with a head injury but he refused medical assistance. Officials followed him to...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 13:47

NORTH COAST - The Red Cross was standing by to lend a hand if the recent 6.5 earthquake had been a serious one.

The last time they set up shelters was back in April of 2011 when the Fukushima Quake brought the tsunami waves to the North Coast. Crescent City and Brooking received some serious damage.

Officials with the agency advised everyone should keep a weeks’ worth of food and...

Post date: Thu, 12/08/2016 - 23:39



On Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at approximately 6:20 am a family member of Rayona Scott called the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center to report that Ms. Scott had hiked into the Six Rivers National Forest North of Trinity Village in Hawkins Bar to pick mushrooms on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 and had not...

Post date: Thu, 12/08/2016 - 20:12