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EUREKA- Staff with the City of Eureka presented an Economic Development Strategic Plan for the next 15 years to the city council on Tuesday night.

Staff has worked with the consulting firm BAE Urban Economics over the last year to develop the plan.  At the special meeting on Tuesday night, staff and BAE representatives shared the four goals for economic development. Those goals are to...

FORTUNA- A Fortuna man turned himself in Monday night after allegedly firing several rounds of ammunition into the ground at his home.

Just after 7:30 p.m. 45 year old Cory Thomas Woolley allegedly fired a handgun on the 3100 block of Nelson Lane after being confronted by another man.

According to the victim, he had arrived at Woolley's home to discuss personal matters when...

EUREKA- The alleged gunman in a fatal Southern Humboldt shooting last July appeared in court Tuesday for the first day of jury trial.

Matthew Brown of San Bernardino County is accused of killing 49 year old Alderpoint resident Neil Decker in the Rancho Sequoia area on July 18.

During opening arguments Tuesday prosecutor Kelly Neel told the jury that Brown was armed with a shotgun...

LOLETA- A man found dead beside Highway 101 Monday morning has been identified as 45 year old Raymond George Hatfield, also known as Raymond Rogers, from Loleta.

A passerby reported Hatfield laying east of the northbound lanes on Highway 101, 200 yards away from the Singley Hill Road exit around 8:30 a.m. According to the Sheriff's Office, Hatfield's death does not appear suspicious in...

MCKINLEYVILLE - McKinleyville Community Services District board members will discuss five and ten year plans for the district Wednesday night at their monthly meeting.  

Board members will review a ten year plan for their Capital Improvement General Fund as well as a five year Strategic Plan used to create budgets, goals and objectives. One goal to be discussed is finalizing design...

EUREKA- Eureka City Schools has settled in a lawsuit that claimed the district discriminated against Native American and African American students by failing to stop racial and sexual harassment.

The National Center for Youth Law and the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California filed the suit in 2013. As part of the settlement, Eureka City Schools will implement programs...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is warning residents of IRS phone scams during the tax season.

The EPD reports a recent increase in such scams and officials encourage you to follow these tips when answering the phone. Police say the IRS would never call to demand immediate payment or require you to use a specific payment method, such as a prepaid debit card.  Officials say the IRS...

HIGHWAY 299 - A McKinleyville man driving his truck on Highway 299 was shot at by another motorist.

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office says at around six Monday morning, the 45-year old victim was in a Dodge pickup traveling eastbound near Berry Summit. He was following a silver BMW sedan for several miles then decided to pass the vehicle. The BMW then tailgated his truck. When the...