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ARCATA - Not only has smoking become an issue in Arcata, but the remnants of smoking are a cause of concern for environmentalists.

With the growing number of cigarette butts getting into waterways, The Northcoast Environmental Center took action.

The NEC was approved for a $2,500 Keep America Beautiful grant that will be used to buy eight new industrial strength ash receptacles....

NORTH COAST - We’ve all set the clocks forward for daylight savings but studies show, losing just one hour of sleep can affect a person’s internal clock for up to a week.

The California Highway Patrol says daylight savings results in drowsy driving and increased fatigue-related collisions.

According to the New England Journal of Medicineaccidents increase by...

A Scotia woman is lucky to be alive, thanks to the heroism of a restaurant worker where she was dining.  LeeAnne Miller was dining at the Scotia Pub when she began choking on a piece of meat.  Matt Stevens, who aspires to be a nurse, jumped to save her life by administering the Heimlich maneuver.  Scotia Volunteer Fire Chief Jon Broadstock said LeeAnne was in serious trouble and owes her life...

SAMOA- A Yuba City based mining company has canceled plans to construct an aggregate-to-gold mine in the Samoa Peninsula.

U.S. Mine Corporation recently proposed the project, which would be constructed at the former Evergreen Mill. The mine would convert aggregate to gold, potentially using cyanide during the process.  The Humboldt Bay Harbor District owns the property and granted the...

EUREKA- It’s been nearly a week since a 14-year-old Eureka girl, who was reported as a runaway, was last seen.

Aicelynd Sarah Kellia Massey had permission to stay overnight at a friend’s house last Monday, but she never showed up to Eureka High School the following day.  She has not been heard from since and her mother says she could be with a 30-year-old Hispanic male with the first...

EUREKA- Eureka residents have the chance to learn how to help prevent crime in the city while working together.

The Eureka Police Department, along with Operation Safe Streets, will host a Neighborhood Watch Training session this weekend.  People who attend will learn how to safely participate in a neighborhood watch, how to form a group and the best ways to interact with people who...

NORTH COAST- The identity of the man who died following Friday's residential structure fire in Eureka is released.  Trinidad residents are asked to share their ideas for the city's short and long term goals at the first ever Goals and Priorities Workshop on Monday night.  Officials with the Eureka Police Department are giving residents some tips to use when calling 911.  In addition, the 28th...

The Sequoia Park Zoo's website is hacked by someone claiming to be ISIS. A Eureka man dies after falling from a ladder while battling a fire at his home. Manila Community Resource Center hosts a Cat in the Hat themed literacy fair. Hops for Humboldt gives out $36,000 worth of grants. Bowl for Kids Sake is raises funds for Big Brothers, Big Sisters.