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HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Over a hundred homes went eleven hours without electricity, as PG&E crews fixed a broken power pole.

Around 1 p.m Sunday afternoon, crews responded to the 2100 block of Glendale Drive in McKinleyville. 1800 people temporarily had no electricity, including residents in Bluelake and Arcata. Most of the power was restored under 10 minutes, but over 100 people didn't...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:36

EUREKA-The two tall ships that were in Eureka departed Monday morning. However their next stop, which was crescent city, had to be canceled.

The Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington arrived at Bonnie Gool Dock on April 21st for their annual tour. They also provide educational programs for local students. Their next stop to Crescent City was canceled due to the weather. The ships will...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:34

MCKINLEYVILL-A man was arrested in McKinleyville for indecent exposure.

At 3:30 Saturday afternoon, Humboldt County Sheriff's deputies responded to the 20-hundred block of McKinleyville Avenue. 36-year-old Seth John Garrington was reportedly not wearing pants and fondling his private area. According to deputies, Garrington smelled like alcohol and was on probation. He was arrested for...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:33

EUREKA-The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect who stole a safe from Ramone's Bakery and Cafe in Eureka.

Around 1:30 Sunday morning, deputies responded to the bakery on Harrison Avenue. Surveillance video showed a man in a dark hoodie removing the patio lights then breaking and entering through the patio door. He had a small dark colored dog with him and stole...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:32

FORTUNA-Fortuna is moving forward in adopting a panhandling ordinance similar to Eureka.

At tonight's City Council Meeting, there will be a 2nd reading for the proposed ordinance that bans aggressive solicitation. The purpose is to address ongoing issues involving public safety and welfare. The ordinance would ban panhandling on public transportation or within 50 feet of bus stops,...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:29

EUREKA- Many people leaving the Palco Marsh have made their way to temporary housing at West 3rd & Commercial Streets in Eureka.

The temporary housing opened Sunday morning. A total of twenty people moved in Sunday and throughout the day Monday people have been trickling in. 

Veronica Allen and her husband said farewell to the Palco Marsh Sunday after five years of living...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 16:00

EUREKA- Besides the shipping containers, a family housing unit will soon open up to shelter ten families in need.

Located next door to the Betty Kwan Chinn Day Center on C Street, the remodeling phase is currently underway. 

The county is assisting in the opening of the building and will discuss it's agreement with the Betty Kwan Chinn Homeless Foundation at Tuesday’s Board of...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 15:50

Clean up crews have made their way into the Palco Marsh to remove abandoned tents, belongings and garbage. Eureka Police are thoroughly checking each tent for people and animals before bulldozers take them down.

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:29