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From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 1-28-2014, approximately 5:00 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 transfer from the California Highway Patrol regarding a road rage incident. 
 
Deputies and Ferndale Police responded and met with the 46 year old male victim in the 1000 block of Coffee Creek Road,...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 1-28-2014, approximately 7:48 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a home invasion robbery that just occurred in the 4500 block of Salmon Creek Road, Miranda. 
 
When deputies arrived at the residence they met with the two victims, a 62 year old man and his 60...
UPDATE: The 80 year old man who died in Tuesdays crash on Broadway in Eureka has been identified as Robert Mitchell.
 
The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has scheduled an autopsy for Friday. 
 
***From Tuesday***
 
EUREKA- An 80-year-old pedestrian hit on south Broadway has died as a result of his injuries. The...

A logging accident this afternoon has sent one man to the hospital. The accident took place just after 12:30 this afternoon.

Emergency personnel responded to Fox Creek Road east of Carlotta. Captain Kevin Burke of the Carlotta Volunteer Fire Department said the injured logger was located 400 feet down a hillside and sustained head and leg injuries. He was transported by ambulance to St...

EUREKA- An 80-year-old pedestrian hit on south Broadway has died as a result of his injuries. The elderly Eureka resident was crossing the street when he was hit by a Dodge Ram 2500 pick-up truck around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The 60-year-old Arcata driver was traveling southbound in heavy morning traffic when, for unknown reasons, the driver hit him as he was crossing the highway. The...

EUREKA- The suspect accused of killing a 24-year-old Trinidad man with a pocket knife sat in court Tuesday morning. The lead detective for the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office took the stand on the first day of the preliminary hearing that revealed the details of the fatal stabbing.

Larry Clinton Morrow, 33, plead not guilty previously in court to stabbing Jessie Ruiz at the Greenview...

FORTUNA- Ten firefighters will join the Humboldt CALFIRE unit along with two additional fire engines. The fire agency is increasing staffing statewide to prepare for the upcoming fire season.

The drought and unseasonably dry weather conditions prompted the agency to increase staffing to the units across the state. Local fire crews have been responding to small fires and escaped control...

SMITH RIVER- Smith River Elementary School is reaching out to the community to help save its music program. Like many schools in California, Smith River Elementary is scaling back due to budget cuts; and its music program is feeling the pain. Band Teacher Marshall Jones said, "When the economy went south we had to make changes and one of those changes we had to eliminate was the K-4...

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