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EUREKA-A man sustained serious facial injuries including a torn ear, after being assaulted at the Bayshore Mall parking lot.

Around 4 p.m Thursday, EPD located the victim with lacerations on his face. He said he was walking to his car when he noticed three men looking inside vehicles. The victim questioned them, then walked away. Afterwards, the men struck the victim from the back...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 17:46

EUREKA-With an eye on the department’s future, the Eureka Police Department is developing a 5-year plan. They are on step two of the process, where they are seeking feedback and assessment from the public.

Last month, they held a strategic meeting with employees only, which was the first step of the process. Now they are gathering feedback from the community. Some questions they want to...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 17:43

HUMBOLDT COUNTY-The Humboldt Area Foundation, in an effort to better serve the youth of Humboldt County, has made grant funding available specifically for non-profits that target the young.

The grants are for non-profit organizations with a summer program that runs between June to September.

Since they first opened in 1972, Humboldt Area Foundation has given out more than $70,000...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 17:24

EUREKA - Thursday night citizens of Humboldt had the chance to weigh-in on how they think the county should spend its $300 million budget.

It was all part of the county’s fourth annual Interactive Community Budget Meeting. There were five locations connected though Google hangout; each with a district supervisor, community members, stakeholders, departments, and outside agencies....

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:58

MANILA - Dr. Seuss' birthday was this week and to celebrate schools are participating in Read Across America. Thursday Redwood Coast Montessori in Manila participated.

Students showed up to school in pajamas and let their imaginations run wild with Dr. Seuss books. Some of the author's classic tales from the 50's and 60's were read by students from the HSU Veterans Program and...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:37

FERNDALE - Expert blacksmith Jerry Murry is set to fire up an antique forge at the Ferndale Museum Saturday morning and you can see how it’s done, for free.

Murry visits from Santa Rosa only three times a year to host the demonstration and talk about blacksmith history. The museum's forge and equipment was donated by the Mouat family who once operated a blacksmith shop in Rio Dell. The...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:30

EUREKA- Some students at South Bay School are gearing up for a state competition after winning big at the 35th Annual Humboldt County History Day Competition over the weekend.

The students competed against 16 other middle schools from the area but South Bay came out on top. 

"It was really kind of nerve wrecking but I felt a real sense of confidence,” said 8th Grader,...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:19

EUREKA- Locals can now enjoy a new outdoor space at the corner of 2nd and G Streets in Old Town Eureka.

The area’s second parklet was officially opened to the public during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday afternoon in front of the Humboldt Bay Tourism Center. The parklet replaces one street parking space and is a unique boat shape, which embraces the history of Victorian Old...

Post date: Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:01