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A man died when the Hummer H2 vehicle he was driving, went off the roadway and down an embankment striking two trees. 

The solo crash was reported at 11:11 p.m. Friday on southbound 101 near Stafford. 

The male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

A male passenger was transported to Redwood Memorial Hospital with major injuries. 

The cause of the crash is...

EUREKA- The Humboldt Bay HazMat team is called to the Eureka Wastewater Treatment Plant for a leak of hazardous chemicals.

Fire officials say workers at the plant were working on a one-ton cylinder containing sulfur dioxide, when the gasket on a metering device broke before 3:30 p.m. on Friday.  Some sulfur dioxide leaked out and fire officials say the leak was contained at about 3:45 p...

NORTH COAST- If you see smoke in several areas of Six Rivers National Forest over the fall and winter, forest officials say it is most likely because of prescribed burns.

The burns are intended to reduce the amount of hazardous wildfire fuel in the forest, such as brush and other debris.  Almost 570 acres in the Smith River National Recreation Area-Gasquet District, 500 acres in the...

EUREKA- If you ever wondered what it was like inside a fire station, you can find out on Saturday. Eureka residents have chance to meet firefighters and learn about fire safety at the annual Humboldt Bay Fire Open House.

The all-day event is being held at Fire Station 1 in Eureka, which is located at 533 C Street. There, firefighters will answer questions and teach about fire safety....

EUREKA- Convicted for double murder and attempted murder, Bodhi Tree, will spend the rest of his life in prison, serving a combined sentence of 105 years.

Tree was sentenced by a Humboldt County Superior Court judge Friday afternoon in a packed courtroom. Family members of the two killed spoke in court as family members and friends cried.

Presiding Judge Dale Reinholtsen said...

FORTUNA – Kyle Ford is an active Fortuna resident. For years, he has taken nightly walks around his neighborhood he says for his health and to look at the stars. And something else about Kyle? He falls under the “autism spectrum disorder.”

“Unfortunately people with differences, whether it be the elderly or whether it be people with special needs, seem to have a target on them. When...

ARCATA- The Arcata Fire Protection District is gearing up for a move and packing up and going to their temporary building while the main station undergoes a remodel.

The temporary station will be at 905 6th street, at 6th and I street in Arcata. Staff and personnel will be there for the next six to eight months while construction is underway at the main station.

The move has...

LOLETA- Vendors from as far away as Idaho are in Loleta this weekend for the town’s annual antique show.

Nearly 1,000 people are expected to come out to the Loleta Volunteer Fire Department’s biggest fundraiser of the year. At the antique show, nearly 25 vendors are selling goods ranging from large-piece furniture to antique glassware. One hundred percent of the proceeds generated go...

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